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Why One Loudoun? 

With the development of mixed-use communities on the rise nationwide, it can be easy for these communities to start to all look the same. But if you’ve ever visited One Loudoun, you know that it’s just not possible for our Loudoun County community to blend in with the crowd. There are a lot of factors that make One Loudoun distinctive, and a variety of reasons why residents have chosen our community as their home. The following are just a few of the reasons why so many residents just can’t imagine living anywhere other than One Loudoun:

· Entertainment galore: Living in One Loudoun means having every opportunity for fun and excitement, right in your community! One Loudoun is called Loudoun’s new downtown for good reason – with an exciting assortment of entertainment and recreation options, there’s plenty of fun to be had by all ages. Whether you’re stopping by the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema for dinner and a movie, hanging out in our very own Central Park, organizing a pick-up soccer game on our outdoor fields or watching a concert with the kids at the barn amphitheater, there’s never a shortage of fun at One Loudoun.

· Shop and dine: Hungry? Thirsty? In the mood for some shopping? One Loudoun has got you covered. We’re proud to offer a delectable variety of restaurants as well as a collection of convenient retail destinations, with more to come!

· New homes: Our beautiful newly built homes from Camberley Homes and Miller & Smith allow residents to enjoy all the best of Loudoun County in style and luxury. Just ask our residents – there’s simply nothing around quite like the homes in One Loudoun!

· Walkability: The only thing better than exciting entertainment options, excellent shops and restaurants, and beautiful newly built homes is having all of these assets within walking distance of each other. One Loudoun exemplifies what it means to have a mixed-use, new urbanism community, providing benefits to residents, businesses and the local area. Walkable communities continue to grow in popularity across the country, and for good reason – with just one visit to One Loudoun, it’s clear how beneficial and efficient walkability is for residents in our mixed-use community.

· Location: Being located in Loudoun County means being a part of one of the fastest growingmost affluent counties in the nation. There’s never been a more exciting time to be a part of the Loudoun County community, and at One Loudoun, we’re looking forward to the future as more residents realize what it means to live in this incredible area.

If you ask One Loudoun residents why they love our walkable community so much, you’re likely to receive a variety of positive answers! There’s a reason we’ve become the premier mixed-use development in Loudoun County, and why our residents are proud to say that they’re home at Loudoun’s new downtown.

The Northern Virginia Lifestyle

As more and more of Washington DC’s young professionals look to establish residence outside the city, their focus is turning towards new home communities that can offer them an all-inclusive lifestyle.  Garnering major attention is One Loudoun, Loudoun County’s new downtown.

With a population of 347,969, Loudoun County is Virginia’s 3rd largest county. Just 25 miles outside of the Capital, it is a combination of vibrant eastern suburbs and rural western countryside  . It’s home to over 40 wineries and tasting rooms, with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains visible on the horizon.

Loudoun County homes, and Ashburn, VA homes in particular, are becoming a hot commodity in the region’s real estate market.  Loudoun County is one of the most affluent counties in the nation, making it no surprise that successful individuals and their families are seeking new homes in this region.   Just recently, home sales and prices in Northern Virginia saw an uptick, leaving many real estate professionals and industry experts optimistic for 2015. It was also reported that there was an increase in active listings, giving buyers the ultimate selection.

Just take a look at the growth of One Loudoun!  With newly built and beautifully designed single-family homes alongside everyday conveniences, our community continues to grow in popularity.

One Loudoun also brings qualities like green space, miles of paved walkways, retail and office spaces, and a growing list of restaurants and entertainment venues. Living in a community like ours promotes a healthier lifestyle by providing easy walking access to the things we need everyday.  And in today’s households, living healthier lifestyles continues to be a goal.

The active Northern Virginia lifestyle at One Loudoun is one of prosperity and convenience. Beautiful, expertly designed homes in new mixed-use developments like ours only highlight the best aspects of this region!

Source: Washington Business Journal

The Silver Line One Step Closer to Loudoun County

With the completion and opening of Phase 1 of the Silver Line, Loudouners are certainly getting excited for Phase 2!  Phase 2 of the Metro will stretch out to Dulles and will include six stations. Once completed, this new Metro line will open up Loudoun County to the entire DC Metro, and along with connecting bus routes and public transportation, will bring even more happy residents and visitors to One Loudoun.

This added convenience to One Loudoun falls right in line with what we strive for as a premier mixed-use community in Northern Virginia: connected, sustainable and green.  The Silver Line, in addition to the public transport to and from the stations, will connect our community to a huge metropolitan area, providing green transportation options and sustaining the lifestyle residents love so much at One Loudoun.

Along with connectivity, sustainability and green transportation, One Loudoun also promotes the other seven principles of New Urbanism: Walkability, Mixed-use & Diversity, Mixed Housing, Quality Architecture & Urban Design, Traditional Neighborhood Structure, Increased Density, and upholding a High Quality of Life.

Together, the implementation of these principles cultivates the ideal community.  An impressive and ever-growing list of shops and restaurants, as well as class A office space, set One Loudoun apart as not only a place to live, but the place to work.  And with Silver Line making it even easier for shoppers and visitors to travel to our community, there’s no doubt that any new business will flourish at One Loudoun!

And, it won’t take long for new residents at One Loudoun to fall in love with all that our community offers.  Different shops, boutiques and restaurants, a gourmet grocery store, a central park, the Downtown Plaza, pedestrian friendly streets, and beautiful, newly-built homes all make living at One Loudoun an effortless and fulfilling experience.

We’re so excited to see all that the Silver Line will bring to Loudoun County, as well as One Loudoun.   This region continues to grow in popularity and is quickly becoming one of the hottest regions to live in.  So, take a look at our new single-family homes by Camberley Homes and Miller & Smith – you won’t be disappointed!

New Urbanism on the Rise

It’s no secret that urbanization is on the rise – just take a look at One Loudoun and how quickly it’s gaining popularity.  In Loudoun County, our community continues to impress with its convenient and progressive lifestyle, as well as its ideal location in Northern Virginia. While the idea of living in urban communities is nothing new, its resurgence in recent years is definitely making headway – and One Loudoun is ahead of the curve!

According to an article posted to Urban Land, an online magazine for The Urban Land Institute, the “rejuvenation of urban centers” is upon us.  More and more families are discovering the convenience that comes with living in city-like settings and mixed-use developments like One Loudoun.

One Loudoun expands upon the principles of ‘New Urbanism’, a term coined to describe communities that offer the best of city living, but without losing touch with suburban lifestyles.  Residents at One Loudoun have plenty of room to grow in their newly built homes by Miller & Smith and Camberley Homes, but have all of the everyday accessibilities of an urban center.  And with incredibly useful walking paths, residents and families can easily walk to every element of our community.

“Now, cities are again exhibiting confidence as primary living spaces, playing to their inherent strengths and, as a result, growing rapidly,” reads the article on Urban Land.  It’s clear this is the case with New Urban developments like One Loudoun!  And the reasons are obvious – when you can have everything imaginable right at your fingertips, wouldn’t you choose this lifestyle too?  Community, culture, convenience all wrapped into one amazing package – that’s what you’ll find, and more, when living and working at One Loudoun.

One Loudoun is the idyllic representation what mixed-use developments are all about.  Continuously growing and evolving, our community caters to a wide range of homeowners, businesses, professionals and entertainment-seekers.  Our nearly endless list of amenities includes a central park, outdoor plaza, amphitheater, The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, The Fresh Market, Edelman Financial Field, and miles of paved sidewalks for easy access to it all.

An impressive list of new restaurants already established at One Loudoun also keeps growing, as does the list of new shops and stores. Pair these with the various community events throughout the year, and it’s clear that One Loudoun is the place to be!

With the continued development and popularity of urban centers in today’s housing market, One Loudoun is proud to offer the premier New Urbanism lifestyle to Loudoun County.  We can’t wait to welcome new families, businesses and restaurants to our growing community!

Source: Urban Land, The Magazine of the Urban Land Institute