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Ashburn, Virginia named Money’s No. 2 “Best Place to Live in 2018”

September 18, 2018 | by Lauren Malik

Virginia is for Lovers and Ashburn is No Exception!

This announcement comes as no surprise to those of us who already live in Brambleton, but it’s really great to see Ashburn, VA being recognized nationally for how wonderful a place it is to call home! We couldn’t agree more. It’s easy to see why Ashburn deserved the high honor of being named in the top 10 “Best Places to Live in 2018” by Money.

Brambleton Town Center Shopping & Dining

Let’s take a look at some of the factors that make Ashburn, VA such a great place to live:

1). Loudoun County Public Schools consistently rank among the top schools in the nation, with students excelling in academics, sports and personal development.

2). Loudoun can also boast having the highest median income in the entire Country set at $134,464.

3). Ashburn, VA is conveniently located between the picturesque county side and the big city.  And with the Silver Line rail extension set to open in Ashburn in 2020 even more commuting options will open up across the DC region for residents.

4). There’s always something to do! Year-round events at communities such as Brambleton make it easy to stack your calendar with fun family-friendly activities.

5). Loudoun is also considered DC’s Wine Country. Over 70 wineries and breweries are located in Loudoun meaning there’s almost always a new one to explore or a favorite to visit again soon.

6). Ashburn, VA is made up up of several great communities that are built around daily conveniences as well as shopping, dining and entertainment options. Check out Brambleton Town Center which is already home to Onelife Fitness Center, Regal Fox Cinemas and Harris Teeter Grocery Store and will also become home to the newest branch of the Loudoun County Public Library system opening later this year.

7). Ashburn is located in the middle of the growing Dulles Tech Corridor — over 70% of the world’s internet traffic travels through Ashburn daily. Because of this, and its close location to the federal government, technology related jobs in the area are abundant. Loudoun has very low unemployment rate of only 2.7%.

8). Real Estate in the area is booming and there are many options for you and your family no matter your situation. Whether you’re a move up, move down, Millennial or Boomer buyer, Ashburn has the right fit home for you. Find your new home today.

9). People in Loudoun County are clearly focused on health and well-being. Loudoun ranks as one of the Top 10 Healthiest Counties in the U.S. From our Farmers’ Market to fitness stations, one thing that has continually set Brambleton apart from other communities is our clear and undeniable focus on wellness. Nature and athletics are key components of the Brambleton lifestyle. Active residents of all ages enjoy Brambleton’s swimming pools, tot lots, trails, tennis courts and ball fields.

10). It’s certainly obvious that Ashburn residents are clearly happy living here as Loudoun was also named one of the Top 10 Happiest Counties in America earlier this year too!

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