SOLD! 43231 Somerset Hills Ter, Ashburn VA

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Live in beautiful Belmont C ountry C lub! Just listed…lovely 3 BR 2.5 BA town home with garage! Hardwood floors. Granite counters.  Sleek black appliances. Breakfast nook. Deck. Vaulted ceiling. Master with soaking tub. Finished lower level. Professionally painted home. HOA includes lawn care, basic cable/internet. Regular sale…seller will respond quickly to your great offer.  To see the complete listing….. [click here]

Annual Gardening Symposium

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We’ve had a coldwinter in Loudoun County and everyone is ready for Spring! There’s no better way to get yourself excited for the gardening season than by attending the Loudoun County Master Gardeners Annual Gardening Symposium.  This two day event will provide a world of information to help you create and maintain your home garden, landscaped areas and yard.  Join others to hear from noted speakers and knowledgeable practitioners on subjects such as, properly pruning your trees and bushes, landscape projects, what products are environmentally safe for your yard and garden and much much more!

When: Saturday March 29th – Sunday March 30th 2014

Where: Ida Lee Recreation Center
60 Ida Lee Drive NW
Social Hall (Downstairs)
Leesburg, VA 20176

The registration fee is $75 for both days or $45 for a single day.  Lunch is included.  Register online or visit their website to download the form to mail in  your registration.  

Nursing Scholarships 2014

Loudoun Hospital Center is once again in the midst of accepting applications for their annual Nursing Scholarships.  The deadline for the submissions is Tuesday, April 8, 2014.  All applications must be complete with required attachments and post marked by the 8th to be considered.  Applicants must live or work in Loudoun County and must be in or accepted into an accredited school of nursing to be considered.  Each applicant for consideration must have completed 1 semester (9credits) of nursing school or 30 undergraduate college credits and must have an academic performance of  a 3.0 GPA or greater.  Transcripts are required.

The Ladies board is a Leesburg-based non-profit whose mission is to promote goodwill between the Hospital and the community and to raise funds for nursing scholarships, patient services and special projects.  The Board accomplishes this mission by managing and operating The Gift Shop and the Twice Is Nice retail shops.  Other projects include the Lights of Love remembrance project and the Annual Rummage Sale.

The nursing scholarship program, established in 1959, has awarded 920 scholarships, totaling $1,232,000.  In 2013-2014, $104,000 was awarded to 70 student with scholarships ranging from $750 to $2,000.

For more information about the scholarship program or to obtain an application, please visit www.ladiesboard.org. Scholarship application forms are available at the Gift Shop at Inova Loudoun Hospital, the office at Loudoun Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Leesgburg, Twice Is Nice Thrift Shop in Leesburg, on the website or by calling Mrs. Joyce Biesecker at 703-777-6357.

Additional information about The Ladies Board and their planned events can be found on their website.

SOLD! 37 Millard Ct., Sterling, VA

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Sterling, VA Town Home for Sale!

Come see this great newly Renovated END UNIT town home in fabulous C ountryside!  This town home sits right off of Algonkian Parkway in Sterling, providing easy for those commuting in Northern VA.  It  comes complete with a smashing kitchen with granite, lots of counter space, updated appliances, maple cabinets and breakfast bar! Nice master suite with double vanity; linen closet, walk-in closet. Finished lower level with family room, 1/2 bath and office. PELLA windows! Fenced yard! Two parking spaces! So much to L-O-V-E about this home!  For full listing details [click here..].

 

SOLD! 21788 Oakville Terrace, Ashburn, VA

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21788 Oakville Ter, Ashburn, VA 20147

Welcome to this spacious townhouse in Ashburn featuring 3 finished levels, 2-car garage, deck and fenced yard. This home has 3 bedrooms, including a Master Suite with walk-in closet & soaking tub, and 2.5 baths. Also featured here is a sunny eat-in kitchen with Corian, gas cooking and heat. The laundry closet is conveniently situation on the upper level. In a great location near restaurants, stores and job centers. Close to Dulles Greenway and a future Metro stop.  To see thecompletelisting [Click here].

 

 

SOLD! Clarke County! 31 Beydler Lane, Berryville, VA

31 Beydler Lane, Berryville, VA

Affordable price on this nice 5 BR 2.5 Colonial on nearly 3 acres in Clarke County VA! Kitchen with island, pantry, breakfast area and view to the big backyard. Main level office. Two story family room with fireplace. Master suite with luxury bath and soaking tub, dual vanities and his n her walk in closets. Big  deck, gazebo with hot tub. Walk out basement with rough in bath.   [Click to continue…]

 

Loudoun Museum Hauntings

hauntingsLoudoun County is full of history dating back to the Civil War times.  Many believe that our historic buildings and homes are still occupied by the ghosts of those who lived and worked here.  Join your friends and neighbors for the annual Loudoun Museum Hauntings tours with times still available for  October 25th & 26th.  These walking tours will begin at the Leesburg Town Hall and run every 15 minutes, with each lasting approximately 90 minutes.  Each night the first tour leaves at 6:00 pm and the last leaves at 9:30 pm.

Costumed guides will escort you to each location and where story tellers will fascinate you with tales of long ago.   You may even be lucky enough to have a “past” resident visit you during the tour.  Make sure to dress appropriately for the weather with warm clothes and comfortable shoes.  Bring an umbrella if rain is in the forecast.

Visit the website to learn more about the Hauntings and the Loudoun Museum.  To speed the check-in process, it is recommend that tickets be purchased in advance through their website.   Some tours times are already sold out so be sure to check online to see the availability.

Come on out and enjoy an evening of good old fashioned ghost stories and support the our wonderful museum at the same time.

75th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale

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This year marks the 75th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale. Join the Ladies Board and others in your community for this always popular event, Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, 2013. The sale will takeplace at the Morven Park International Equestrian Center from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm both days. Admission is free to all; however, those who want a head start have the option of purchasing $10 early bird tickets. Visit the website for more details. All proceeds benefit the Ladies Board of Inova Loudoun Hospital.

As stated on the Ladies Board website… “This re-sale shopping event is considered the biggest treasure hunt and bargain shopping event in Loudoun County, and possibly all of Virginia! You’ll understand when you see 40,000 square feet of trinkets and treasures – all under cover. You can buy furniture, antiques, clothing for the entire family, designer labels at the French Room, household items, décor and holiday pieces, small appliances, tools, sporting and exercise equipment, collectibles, gift and boutique items.”

Alongside the re-sale shopping is the Silent Auction. Visit the Ladies Board website to see a sneak peak of these fabulous items up for bid on Saturday, October 19. Bidding closes at 2:00 pm so plan to be there the first day if you see an item you really want. All items must be paid for and picked up by the end of the sale on October 19th.

An event such as this would not be successful with its volunteers. Last year more than 500 people gave of the time and talents to help pull this off. Congratulations to the Ladies Board for raising $184,000 during their 74th Annual Sale. Here’s to another successful year!

Happy Shopping everyone!

SOLD! 24377 Trombone CT, Aldie, VA

Colonial in The MarchesUnder Contract! –This beautiful, cul-de-sac home perched on 1.54 acres offers incredible privacy.  Entertain in style with a sensational deck and custom patio with fire pit.   Inside enjoy the gourmet kitchen with granite counter-tops, double ovens, and butler area!  This home features dual staircases that carry you to the master suite complete with a sitting room and luxury bath.  There’s an en suite bedroom and two additional bedrooms with full bath.   Relax in a beautiful sun room all year round or enjoy some quiet reading in the library! This home also comes with the convenience of a 3-car side loading garage.  Don’t delay, this home is sure to sell quickly!  For the complete listing [click here ].

Give me a call, I’d love to show you this home.