People Are Talking About Birchwood, See What Resident Sandy Has To Say!

Birchwood at Brambleton is well beyond what Sandy and Chris envisioned for a 55 and older community when they relocated here from their townhome in Brambleton where they had lived for six years. “We wanted a neighborhood with residents at similar points in their lives,” says Sandy, noting that their former home was located in […]


People are talking about Birchwood, read what resident Fred has to say!

If you see Fred at the Birchwood clubhouse, you might ask if he’s seen Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, or Martin Sheen lately. Fred and his wife, Catherine, live at “The Townes” built by Van Metre in Birchwood, that is when he’s not on a movie or commercial set somewhere between Baltimore and Richmond. As a […]


People are talking about Birchwood, read what resident Robin F. has to say!

Robin has likely never met a stranger. This vivacious Birchwood resident bubbles over when she talks about her new home in the emerging 55-plus active lifestyle community within the master-planned, award-winning community of Brambleton in Ashburn. “I am busy all the time and I love it,” says the retired real estate agent who notes she […]


Birchwood at Brambleton Fall Developer Update

October 2019 Why Virginia? Virginia is tax friendly! Did you know that Social Security retirement benefits are not taxed in Virginia? Other types of retirement income, such as pension income and retirement account withdrawals are deductible up to $12,000 for seniors and property and sales tax rates are low. READ MORE Move-in Ready Homes Birchwood […]


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 […]