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By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 6
Yesterday I spent a few hours with a Washington Post reporter who will be writing a feature on Belmont Bay in Prince William County.  It seems the word is out on this "hidden gem just across the Prince William County line on the Occoquan River. Not only has the Washington Post decided to feature ...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 2
Belmont Bay is one of 3 communities in eastern Prince William County that are a product of the new mixed-use concept that maximizes land use where land availability is limited.  It is in an extremely attractive location along the Occoquan River as you cross over from Fairfax County.  There are bo...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 2
Potomac Club is the newest mixed-use community in Eastern Prince William County.  There are 3 residential builders constructing homes at the present time - M/I Homes, Ryan Homes and Pulte Homes. There are two important features about Potomac Club.  The first is the focus on a 12 million dollar cl...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 8
Over the last 25 or 30 years builders have put a new face on subdivisions when compared to the homes of the 50's and 60's.  Gone is the "cookie cutter" look - homes may have had a Queen Anne peak or a hip roof, but that was about the extent of variation.  Port Potomac in Woodbridge is a perfect e...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
There are numerous reasons that  Lake Ridge is one of the most popular subdivisions in Prince William County or Northern Virginia.  One of them is its' "Commuter Convenience". The travel time from Lake Ridge to I-95 is approximately 15 minutes.  However, unless you use PRTC Buses, the "on the roa...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 0
Alright this isn't a late night adult only blog so don't go there.  However if you have children or grandchildren then do want to check out the Fantasy Playground in the Lake Ridge area of Prince William County.  Located at the corner of Hedges Run and Cotton Mill across from the Tall Oaks Center...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Belmont iBay is the newest planned unit development in the Woodbridge area of Prince William County.  It is within a few minutes of the Woodbridge VRE station and about 10 minutes from the commuter parking lot and PRTC bus stop at Gordon Boulevard and I-95. There are condominiums, detached homes,...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 6
As 25 year residents there is very little my husband and I do not know about Lake Ridge.  We've raised our family here, been active in community service and, as real estate brokers, have sold many homes to and for people. One of the most interesting features about Lake Ridge is that it is made up...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
Tacketts Mill was the first shopping center to be built in Lake Ridge and it is the first one you see as you enter the community .  It is located at the south side of Old Bridge Road on Harbor Drive.  The anchor store is a Safeway super market, but it has the normal complement of stores that are ...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 2
Any of the three domain name extensions would be appropriate for Prince William County if they were available.  The reason is quite simple.  We are home to thousands of military, govenment and private sector men and women.  Marine Corps Base Quantico is no more than a 20 minute drive from any of ...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Each year the Lake Ridge Parks and Recreation Association sponsors a huge yard sale in the parking lot at the association's office at 12350 Oakwood Drive.  This popular and well attended event will be held Saturday, September 13, 2008 from 8:00 AM to 12 Noon - rain or shine. LRPRA members can ren...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 2
It seems like only a few weeks ago that the school speed limit signs stopped blinking, kids stopped getting on and off the buses and the schoolhouses were closed. Whether it was or wasn't is beside the point - they are now open.  The laws about stopping behind a school bus with blinking lights, d...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
Recently, I was showing clients homes in eastern Prince William County.  Dad was up front - Mom and daughter were in the back seat.  Since they were interested in homes with some land I, of course, included Lake Ridge in my tour along with Westridge and Old Bridge Estates As we approached Lake Ri...

By Erick Blackwelder, Text or call Erick now at 703-677-1120.
(Cell: 703-677-1120)
Comments 0
Four Essential Tips For Your Woodbridge Virginia Foreclosure House Hunt When you go inside foreclosed homes in Woodbridge, Virginia, follow these three tips and you'll stay safe. 1. Beware.  Most foreclosed homes around the Woodbridge area don't have working utilities.  The banks typically "winte...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
Those of us who call Lake Ridge home regularly receive "Lake Ridge Today"  It is an extremely informative newsletter (the September issue is 15 pages) that keeps us posted on association finances, facilities management, area information,rules changes, participation of life in the community by res...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
The majority of Lake Ridge detached homes are on approximately 1/4 acre lots - great for gardens, swing sets, lawn parties, pools, etc.  Lynnwood homes, on the other hand, are sited on minimum 1/2 acre lots and they are heavily treed.  Wherever feasible, Ridge Development left stands of trees in ...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
When you enter Lake Ridge on Old Bridge Road the first intersection at Harbor Drive has Tackett's Mill on the left and the Lake Ridge Swim Club on the right - there is a sign advertising memberships.  Many  people, including real estate agents unfamiliar with Lake Ridge, do not realize this pool ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 5
On the heels of my post "Will the Builder Deliver What they Promised" comes a Washington Post article on local builder Comstock Homes and their financial woes. According to the article "Comstock has received notices of default or demands for repayment from five lenders over the past two months, a...

By Erick Blackwelder, Text or call Erick now at 703-677-1120.
(Cell: 703-677-1120)
Comments 0
Woodbridge Virginia Foreclosed Homes And Short-Sales Can Make You Miserable, Angry, Frustrated I can think of no way to explain the pain and suffering that is involved with a home purchase that involves a home owned by a bank or mortgage company. Words don't exist that could demonstrate to you ho...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
With the cost of gasoline being extremely high, the availability of public commuter service has become an increasingly important consideration when purchasing a home.  Similarly, it is provides value added when you put your home on the market. The folks in Lake Ridge are fortunate - the subdivisi...

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