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By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Earler this week I posted a photo of artwork on the wall at the former mens dormitory at the DC Reformatory in Lorton VA.This is the first painting in support of the Chicago Bulls. There was a second painting in the same men's dormitory on the opposite wall.    These could have been done by the s...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
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It is a question that comes up over and over again when buyers are looking at property.  Sometimes it is obvious and other times it can be a bit of a grey area.  Unlike other parts of the country it is usual in Northern Virginia that all of the appliances convey with the home, including the washe...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 14
While attended a ground breaking ceremony for  Phase II of the conversion of the former DC Reformatory at Lorton I got a sneak peak inside of one of the old mens dormitories.  On the walls were a couple of paintings done by former inmates. The construction crews will be working around the painti...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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This guide is geared towards "new" Lorton. Lorton neighborhoods have been around a long time. In fact the Lorton area has plenty of history that goes all the way back to our early famous neighbors, George Washington and George Mason. There are older neighborhoods which are just as popular today a...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 8
My friends accuse me of making some of these little facts about Northern Virginia up. Nope the stories are all real....well okay the one about the Bunny Man Bridge in Clifton...not so much. However the story of the DC Reformatory located in Lorton VA being the site of the Army's premier showcase ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Yesterday was the ceremonial ground breaking for three new buildings at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center.  The three new buildings are Phase II of the conversion of the old DC Reformatory buildings into a thriving arts community in Northern Virginia. The first buildings opened in September 2009 ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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  Yes underneath the blue paint there is a real train car.  When it was first place outside this pediatrician's office I thought who would let their kids play on that rusted hunk of metal?   Since then the exterior to the train has taken on a bright blue hue and is a delight for young kids to cl...

By Tamara Inzunza, Close-In Alexandria and Arlington Living
(Realty One Group Capital)
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Video | Client Testimonial From Another Lorton Homeowner Happy to share another written note of thanks that will go on my 'Wall of Thanks' in my office.  This is from a previous client name Valerie, and I helped her with the sale of her home in Lorton in the subdivision of Laurel Crest.  There we...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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  With a bit of wind at my back and a blue sky overhead a walk in Mason Neck State Park had me singing "California Dreaming."Mason Neck State Park along with the Elizabeth Hartwell National Wildlife Refugee combine for 2000 acres of tranquilty within 15 minutes of the bustling community of Lorto...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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It is easy to get caught up in day to day living and not realize when you need a break.  As much as I would like to shout "road trip" and hightail it out of town for a few weeks it isn't possible right now.  Fortunately living in Northern Virginia means we can often find a road less traveled only...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
Comments 4
Don't miss the Second Saturday Art Walk at the Lorton Arts Center this weekend.This is a great chance to visit over 125 local artists and their studios.  A good time to think ahead to holiday shopping.Most of the studios offer food and drinks for you to enjoy as you tour the campus.  If you haven...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Today millions of American's will vote in their local elections.  For me it was a matter of lacing up my tennis shoes and walking to my local voting place.  That walk took me along the Occoquan River and reminded me that only a few miles up the river a 120 women were jailed for demanding the righ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 6
The Crandall Run community offers 35 executive style homes with lots ranging from ¾ of an acre to just over 1 acre. Built by Brookfield homes between 2003 to 2005, the neighborhood homes are large and offer owners plenty of privacy. Homes offer three full levels of living space and at least 3,500...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 7
If you are looking for a one of a kind gift for that special someone this holdiay season then head to the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center of November 26, 2010.With over 125 artists the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center offers you a chance to browse and shop a wide variety of options.  Ceramic, fused and ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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By ReShawna Leaven, Experience. Knowledge. RESULTS.
(Keller Williams Realty)
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By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
Comments 4
Make sure you have marked your calendars for this weekends Art, Wine and All that Jazz event at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center. Festival Hours: Saturday from 1-9 PM Enjoy wine tastings from a variety of Virginia and North Carolina vineyards as well as a line-up of Jazz musicians and of course ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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Okay he didn't exactly join me for a cup of coffee but he did say all of us could stop by his house to soak in a little fall sunshine and history. Gunston Hall was the home of George Mason IV one of the fathers of the Bill of Rights and at one point encompassed 5500 hundred acres.  The home was c...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
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Don't forget Saturday September 11th from 6-9 PM is the Second Saturday Art Walk at Lorton Workhouse Arts Center.Over 125 studio artists open up their studios for you to explore.  Receptions are held in each of the Workhouse Art Buildings and it is a great chance to get to meet the arts and learn...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
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Tuesday, September 7, 2010 marks the opening of the new school year here in Fairfax County. While many of the school commuters are seasoned veterans there is a group of "newbies" every year. However, they all deserve your respect and consideration. The school zone speed limit lights have been on...

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