Helping you with all of your real estate needs- buying, selling or renting- across the street or across the country.
As the proud daughter of an American service member, I understand how a move impacts a family. I would love to be part of the excitement and anticipation your family experiences during your next move! Whether you are buying, selling or renting- moving across country or across the street, I am there to help you find the home of your dreams or help you sell your home as you prepare for your next adventure. Having lived in Northern Virginia for over 20 years, I am familiar with all our region has to offer. When you are ready for your next move, please give me a call! Licensed in Virginia Long & Foster Ashburn
Purcellville living at its best!
loudounhomes2love.com I have a beautiful home for sale in Purcellville – close enough to ride your bike into town and jump on the W&OD bike trail or grab a quick bite in Purcellville. If you love entertaining …
loudounhomes2love.com There are so many wonderful events going on this weekend (April 26-28, 2019), it is hard to know where to start! Here a just a few to consider if you are looking for something to do. The 92nd Annua…
Have you spent the week de-cluttering? Here is the perfect place for those books you no longer want!
loudounhomes2love.com It’s time to donate those books you no longer need! The Loudoun Library Foundation is now accepting donations for its 30th Giant Book Sale. Donations may be dropped off every Saturday through…
Help the Loudoun County Public Library give back!
loudounhomes2love.com Pay your library fines with food donations now through Sunday, April 14, 2019. All Loudoun County Public Library branches are accepting donations of canned and boxed goods to benefit Loudoun Hunger…
Great camp for the little ones!
loudounhomes2love.com The dates for the 31st Annual McGruff Safety Camps have been announced! This camp, run by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office and the Loudoun County Combined Fire and Rescue System, introduce…
Stop by Raflo Park (maybe on your next bike ride on the W&OD through Leesburg) and vote for your favorite sculpture! The weather on Saturday looks perfect for some outdoor time.
leesburgva.gov Town of Leesburg news releases are automatically archived after 90 days. The website archive includes news releases from 2017 to the present. Older news releases can be found here.
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Here is a great way for your old running shoes to keep working! I have a collection of shoes started already!
Cleaning out your closets of all unwanted adult and children’s paired sneakers and other footwear? Bring them tied together to one of the Sheriff's Office locations before March 31, 2019, to help raise funds for Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) of Loudoun.
The LCSO will accept all styles and conditions of footwear. After the sneakers are collected, GotSneakers will process and distribute these sneakers around the world specifically within impoverished nations using micro-enterprise partners helping those in need. The sneakers that are damaged are processed and ground into surfaces for playgrounds, gym floors, tracks, outdoor courts, and synthetic turfs.
Drop-off Locations (Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Headquarters
803 Sycolin Road in Leesburg, VA 20177
Dulles South Public Safety Center
25216 Loudoun County Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20152
Eastern Loudoun Station
46620 East Frederick Dr., Sterling, VA 20164
20272 Savin Hill Dr., Ashburn, VA 20147
Western Loudoun Station
47 W. Loudoun St, Round Hill, VA 20141
I would like to encourage everyone to support this amazing group of high school students who are raising money to for cancer research and advocacy. Visit their website for more information #LoCoOnCancer:
I'm looking forward to the book club discussion tonight at Barnes & Noble! #OneLoudoun
"Written as a page-turner, this historical fiction title has it all... Romance, power, wealth, and a villain you’ll love to hate!” —B&N bookseller, Lizbeth on our latest #BNBookClub pick, #MarieBenedict's #TheOnlyWomanInTheRoom! Learn more & sign up: http://spr.ly/6183EPWz5 (📸: @bnhumbletx)
Everyone needs a good book to read on a cold day. The Friends of the Ashburn Library Book Sale is just the place to find a perfect book. Through Sunday, January 27.
Starts Thursday with the pre-sale!
My next stop on the Artisan Trail - a visit with John Bestwick of Jumbo Bottom Barrel Works!
loudounhomes2love.com Jumbo Bottom Barrel Works, located in Northern Virginia, is a small, family-owned woodworking business specializing in furniture reclaimed from retired local wine barrels. The workshop You can̵…
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Build a snowman while the kids are home - through the end of the year:
lansdowneresort.com Join us at Lansdowne for a full day of holiday themed activities for the kids in Leesburg VA
Here are some great ideas to get your house ready for the winter. While some of them are specific to older homes, many of the suggestions make sense for everyone.
thisoldhouse.com Save yourself thousands in future repair, maintenance, and energy costs by not leaving these minor problems to get out of hand
It's time to get your tickets to the Waterford Fair - first weekend in October. It is a wonderful event!
waterfordfoundation.org 2018 Waterford Fair
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Moving sale this weekend - Sunday and Monday.
Some great information if you are getting ready to sell your house! Let me know if you have any questions.
biggerpockets.com We spend a lot of time talking about buying properties—but what about needing to sell them? How does someone get top dollar and get their home sold quickly?
Are you thinking about making some renovations to your home? Here are some thoughts about the return on your investment. Remember these are averages!
realtor.com Remodeling magazine's 2018 Cost vs. Value Report identifies the average cost of 20 home renovations, as well as how much money they recoup at sale.
Did you know there was a meadery (honey wine) just west of Loudoun County, in Fauquier? Perfect reason to spend the day exploring!
What a great way to spend the evening!
eventbrite.com From its inception, YMCA Chocolates Galore & More quickly became one of the area’s most eagerly anticipated events. Hosted by our premier partner, Lansdowne Resort and Spa, and with an attendance of more than 800 people, the evening is one of Loudoun County’s Finest Culinary and Social Event of ...
What do you think of this lovely house in Clifton? Let me know if you or someone you know would like to see it!
longandfoster.com See details for 13321 Balmoral Heights Place, Clifton, VA 20124, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Full/1 Half Bathrooms, MLS#: FX10046029, Courtesy: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., Provided by: Long and Foster
theburn.com The first building permits are in the pipeline.
I'll be hosting an open house today from 1-4 pm at this beautiful house located in Stonegate (Ashburn). Stop by and say hi!
longandfoster.com See details for 44420 Stone Roses Circle E, Ashburn, VA 20147, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full/1 Half Bathrooms, 5652 Sq Ft., MLS#: LO10139524, Courtesy: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., Provided by: Long and Foster
The weather is certainly perfect for this right now!
Now is a great time to pack up some items for donation and make use of the Amazon program to have the items sent directly to a participating charity.
amazon.com Amazon and Give Back Box® are working together to make donating easier for you. Using Give Back Box® you can donate items you no longer need to charity with ease and bring new life to your empty Amazon box.
If you enjoy the performing arts, but would like something closer than Washington, DC, visit The Franklin Park Arts Center:
Here is an interesting activity if you need to get everyone out of the house after Thanksgiving (and instead of shopping):
visitloudoun.org Cozy up to a holiday tradition and take a horse-drawn carriage ride through the festively decorated Village at Leesburg, including a perfect view of the spectacular 52 ft. tall tree with more than 15,000 dazzling lights and amazing music and light shows daily! Meet in the Village Plaza. Fridays &...
Are you hosting Thanksgiving (again!) this year? Here are some great tips for preparing your house for guests - and it is easier than you think!
thekitchn.com Do these little things to ensure your visitors will feel relaxed and comfortable in your home.
My children are huge fans of Halloween. If you have someone like that in your family, you might enjoy these tours of Leesburg:
Here are some great ideas for weekend family time - although some of the events have already taken place, there are many more still happening!
blog.virginia.org 13 Fall Festivals in Virginia You Don’t Want to Missby Patricia Keppel | Posted: Aug 4, 2017Comments: 3 Comments The crisp air, vibrant leaves, seasonal foods and beverages…there is something about a fall festival in Virginia that is irresistible. And while there are dozens happening during the upc...
The Waterford Fair is this weekend. It is a great excuse to spend time in the country and see some fabulous juried crafts!
If you have never seen a herding dog actually working and herding sheep, it is amazing. This weekend is The Natioanl Sheepdog Trials Finals at Belgrove Plantation (south of Winchester) near Middletown, Virginia.
2017usbchanationalsheepdogfinals.com 2017 USBCHA National Sheepdog Finals
The Bluemont Fair is this weekend!
bluemontfair.org Bluemont Fair News Poster Contest Winner June 27, 2017 48th ANNUAL BLUEMONT FAIR ANNOUNCES POSTER DESIGN WINNER Organizers of the 48th ANNUAL BLUEMONT FAIR, to be held September 16 & 17, 2017, are pleased to announce that the winner of this year’s poster design contest is Loudoun’s own Margaret Holl...
If you are looking to get out of town for a weekend in October, this might be just the thing for you:
virginia.org The Richmond Folk Festival continues celebrating the roots, richness and variety of American culture through music, dance, traditional craft and food.
Loudoun County Parkway is finally completed, and open!
loudounnow.com Commuters used to sitting in long lines of traffic queuing through the narrow three-way intersection at Arcola—or those who travel miles out of their way to avoid it—will have a much better drive starting tonight. On Wednesday afternoon, state and local government leaders gathered to celebrate th
I am very excited in helping you sell or find your next home. As a professional Full time Realtor I bring knowledge and understanding of the community.
Daniel Vipperman is a licensed real estate agent for Pearson Smith Realty located on 43777 Central Station Dr #390, in Ashburn, VA (zip code 20147).
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I pride myself on attention to details & exceptional real estate service. “Making my clients #1 priority is not a goal, it’s a promise!”
Ryan Rauner, CCIM has over a decade of experience in commercial real estate leasing and sales.
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"Pat" Patino has been a full time career real estate agent in Northern Virginia since 1998. He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portugese, and he is very knowledgeable in the local real estate market.
Helen Johnson Homes brokered by Pearson Smith Realty,licensed in Virginia, represents sellers, buyers, renters and investment properties! Contact me today!
Real Estate Professional located in Winchester, Virginia, here to help with all and any buying, selling, and renting of property needs in the area.
Sheila Freeman, agent and Partnership with Century21NM in the Loudoun Gateway. A real estate experience you won't forget!