In late January, VAR President Bradley J. Boland was asked to sit on the statewide Blueprint Virginia council. But what exactly is Blueprint Virginia?

In Pieces of Home, our 2013 Virginia Housing Market Report, the Virginia Chamber of Commerce explains just that — what it is, how it came to be, and why Blueprint Virginia is so important to the state’s economic future.

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