6 Considerations for 55-Plus Home Design

One of our builders, Miller & Smith, had a blog that was recently features in Professional Builder Magazine.  Miller & Smith’s VP of Marketing, Kim Ambrose, details 6 considerations for 55+ home design and talks about what makes Birchwood at Brambleton an ideal location for 55+ Living in the mid-atlantic region. Take a look below […]


For some in 55-plus communities, townhouses with elevators meet all their needs

Why a 4-level Private Elevator Townhome works for Birchwood resident, Janet Lynd! 🌿 Source: Washington Post Real Estate By Michele Lerner (May 30 at 6:30 AM) Janet Lynd walks to her four-story townhouse at the Lifts at Birchwood at Brambleton in Ashburn, Va. The 55-and-older community offers elevators in the units. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) James and […]


Community Update Spring 2019

As we wait for the chilly air to adjust to the calendar, development and building activity continues at a rapid rate at the area’s best selling active adult community, Birchwood at Brambleton. Clubhouse Updates The new 20,000 square foot stone and hardiplank clubhouse is progressing nicely and the construction crews are busy completing the trails […]


Birchwood at Brambleton Developer Update – May 2019

May 2019 Birchwood Clubhouse & Grounds Coming Together The Birchwood Clubhouse and grounds are still under construction, but we are excited to give you a sneak peek! Stay tuned for the Grand Opening details expected later this summer. The Sporting and Formal Gardens are also starting to take shape – are you ready to play? […]


Birchwood at Brambleton Attends The Ideal Living Resort & Retirement Show

We had a wonderful time at the  Ideal Living Resort & Retirement DC Show this past weekend at the The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner! Take a look at our display below. Did you attend? We loved meeting potential new homebuyers at the show and explaining everything that Birchwood has to offer! One of our home builders, Van Metre homes, […]


The new clubhouse will be the heart of the Birchwood at Brambleton community

Beautiful stone exteriors and modern interior features and finishes don’t begin to describe the beauty and function of our new 20,000 sq.ft. clubhouse under construction at Birchwood at Brambleton. Brimming with amenities and awe-inspiring views over the lake, the new clubhouse will feature indoor and outdoor pools, game rooms, a wellness/fitness area, yoga studio, a […]


Don’t Tour an Active-Adult Community if it Doesn’t Have These 5 Things

As seen in NewHomesGuide. All over the region, builders and land developers are creating resort-style communities designed with builders over the age of 55 in mind. Commonly called “active-adult” or “active lifestyle” communities, these neighborhoods are filled with people just like you — active, energetic, young at heart and ready to make the most of […]