Brambleton Buzz: Latest News and Events in Loudoun County

News & Updates Around Ashburn – February 2020

February 11, 2020 | by Patty Lamothe

Discover Why Brambleton is at the Top of Every Home Buyer’s List!

Treat Your Love at BTC

Be Mine!

Brambleton is getting you ready for Valentine’s Day with sweet deals all month long. Find what’s in store for you at the Town Center with our #TreatYourLove Campaign – from half price designer sunglasses to discounts on hair care products, chocolate dipped fruit, romantic dinners and more, our retailers have the perfect gifts to make your sweethearts swoon!


Upcoming Events

INOVA Blood mobile at Brambleton

Feb 29: NVO Foundation + Inova Hospital Bloodmobile, 9 AM – 1 PM, Brambleton Plaza

Feb 29 & March 1:  FOBL Used Book Sale, Brambleton Library Meeting Room A

Sundays: EatLoCo Indoor Winter Pop-Up Farmers’ Market, 10 AM – 12 PM, Welcome Center

Race Season is Right Around the Corner

Step Sisters’ Ribbon Run

Register now for the 13th annual Step Sisters’ Ribbon Run on Saturday, April 25, 2020. This event will bring together runners and walkers from all corners of Northern Virginia and beyond to support the Step Sisters’ mission to improve the quality of life for those impacted by breast cancer by funding needed support services in Northern Virginia.

Mark Your Calendars for Van Metre’s 5K Run

Registration is now open for the 28th Annual Van Metre 5K Run. All levels of runners and walkers are welcome to participate in this race on April 18, 2020 that benefits Children’s National Hospital.


Around the Neighborhoods

Discover Downtown Brambleton

Downtown Brambleton

Brambleton is where the city connects with the suburbs. Downtown Brambleton offers a modern, walkable and connected neighborhood with all the amenities of city life without the traffic, noise or hassle. Save time and money by living surban at Brambleton, and delight in a few unexpected surprises: private rooftops terraces, relaxing lake views, even a busy social life just a short walk away!

Designed with modern, open concepts and comfortable living spaces, these new homes by Miller & Smith and Van Metre Homes range from 2,500 to just over 3,200 square feet, include up to 4 bedrooms and are priced from the mid $500s to mid $600s.

And if high-style and designer finishes are your thing, be sure to check out the 3 builders’ model homes that are currently for sale in Downtown Brambleton:

Birchwood at Brambleton 55+ Community Are You Old Enough?

Birchwood at Brambleton Clubhouse
Birchwood Clubhouse

Located in award-winning Brambleton, in the heart of Loudoun County, Virginia, Birchwood has become the best selling active adult community around. Buyers have fallen in love with this new, walkable community where everything you want is at your fingertips including a 20,000 square foot clubhouse with indoor and outdoor pools, open spaces and trails, shopping and dining.

Birchwood is within easy access to Dulles International Airport, the nation’s capital, the new Metro extension and dozens of wineries, breweries and historic sites.

Birchwood at Brambleton picture collage 2019

Choose from condominiums, courtyard homes, villas, carriages and single-family homes with furnished models by nationally recognized home-builders Miller & Smith, Van Metre Homes and Winchester Homes. Priced from the upper $300s to the $700s. Plan your visit today. Move in this year.


Award-Winning Community & Homes

Brambleton & Builders Selected as NAHB’s The Nationals Award Winners

NAHB awards 2019

The master-planned community of Brambleton was awarded three top honors at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas last month. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) awarded Birchwood at Brambleton two honors in the Best of 55+ Housing category and Brambleton a Gold honor in the 2019 Best of American Living category.

Congratulations are also in order for two of our builders, Miller & Smith and Winchester Homes, for their recent awards at the Builder Show:

Top Selling Communities List

Brambleton was also honored to place in the top 40 on two highly-regarded national “Top Selling Communities” lists for 2019 (Robert Charles Lesser & Co’s (RCLCO) and John Burns Real Estate Consulting. “As we enter a new decade, we are thrilled to be among the top selling MPC throughout the U.S.,” noted Kim Adams, Brambleton Marketing Director. “Year over year, we see interest in our dynamic community grow as we add more amenities, nurture our strong schools, parks and infrastructure, and grow the deep diversity we strive for here in Brambleton. We are honored to be included alongside these other wonderful communities.”


News & Happenings Around the Town Center

EV Charging Stations Now In BTC Garages
Two new ChargePoint electric vehicle charging stations have been installed and activated in both of the Brambleton Town Center parking garages. The dual charging stations are free to use and located in both garages off Regal Wood & Soave Dr. Simply download the app and create an account to get started.

Help Wanted at Brambleton’s Regal Fox Cinemas
Regal Cinemas has several openings for full and part-time positions with wages starting at $13/hr. This is a great opportunity to work close to home in a fun environment with an exceptional benefits package – including free movies and popcorn! Click for job descriptions and to apply online.

Friends of the Brambleton Library 1st Annual Used Book Sale (Book Donations Welcomed!)
(FOBL) will be hosting a book sale at the Brambleton Library on Saturday, February 29 from 10am-9pm and Sunday, March 1 from 1-4pm. FOBL will collect donated books at the library starting Monday, February 24th – Friday, 28th during library operating hours (10am-9pm). A pre-sale opportunity for $20 admission will be held on Friday, Feb. 28 from 5-9pm.  The sale and donation collection will take place in Meeting Room A on the second level of the Brambleton Library.

Brambleton Corner Plaza

Brambleton CVS Now Open

The new Brambleton CVS location is now open in Brambleton Corner Plaza at the intersection of Northstar Blvd and Shreveport Dr. This location also offers a drive-thru pharmacy for your convenience.

New CVS at Brambleton Corner

Realtor Corner

Be Our Guest – Let Us Host Your Next Sales Meeting!

Realtor Sales Meetings

We invite you to take your next sales meeting on the road to Brambleton. We will provide a hot, catered breakfast, a brief overview of the Brambleton and Birchwood at Brambleton communities, plus door prizes and giveaways! Your agents will have a chance to meet our builders’ sales experts and learn what inventory is available for their clients. Afterwards, the builders’ model homes will be open for touring.

Contact Linda Gregory to Schedule Your Next Meeting, 703-722-2427.

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Be in the know and watch us grow. Our latest development news and updates can be found on Facebook, Instagram and our Brambleton Buzz blog posts. Sign up for our direct mailings from the Contact Us tab on our website.

Discover Brambleton App

Download our Discover Brambleton app for a self-guided Brambleton tour. As you navigate through the community, the app will highlight points of interest such as model homes, schools, pools/parks, the Town Center and signature events, providing the location/direction and brief description of each.  There’s even an augmented reality feature that can be launched from 7 “Viewpoints” around the community. Check out what blogger Alicia Tenise had to say about her experience in Brambleton with the app.


Local News

Brambleton residents are fortunate to live within walking distance of two new parks that will offer over 1,200 acres of recreational amenities. Follow along on the progress of both the Beaverdam Reservoir Park, anticipated to open 2021, and Hanson Regional Park, anticipated to open spring 2022.

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