Ranked at No. 30 on Money Magazine’s "Best Places to Live" list, Ashburn is one of Virginia’s fastest growing towns. Homes here tend to follow the traditional New England styles of architecture, including the beautiful, old-fashioned Colonial and Shingle styles. Ashburn features a wide variety of these homes and, being a family-centered community, the focus tends to be more on single-family two-stories rather than swanky downtown apartments and condos. With its many amenities and close proximity to the city, Ashburn, Virginia is an excellent place to plant your roots.
Located just 30 miles northwest of Washington, D.C., Ashburn is considered part of the Washington metropolitan area with many commuting about 30 minutes or so to their careers downtown. One of the best parts about living in Ashburn, however, is its great selection of jobs right in the city itself. Being part of the Dulles Technology Corridor, it houses Wikimedia, the parent company to Wikipedia, Verizon and is in very close proximity to Facebook headquarters and other major internet giants. While the cost of living here might be a little higher than the rest of the country, considering its closeness to the D.C. area, Ashburn’s housing and living expenses are actually relatively low. Giving its residents a stable and steadily growing economy combined with its small-town atmosphere is one of the biggest draws to this wonderful area.
Ashburn takes pride in caring for its residents and it shows with its amazing education system and programs offered. Its statistic of 13 students per teacher and more money spent on education than the average amount across the country make Ashburn more desirable than many in the area. Combine that with its recreational activities, including its picturesque parks, golf courses and the Beaverdam Creek Reservoir, this charming city is truly one-of-a-kind. It is also home to Redskins Park, the NFL’s Washington Redskins training camp making it a must-see whenever you’re in the area. Just minutes from there, you’ll find the innovative and modern One Loudoun, Loudoun County’s up and coming retail area with all of your favorite restaurants, entertainment and office space. Whether you’re looking for a day at the soccer fields with your family or a night out filled with food trucks and live music, Ashburn has it all from fine eating establishments to casual dining perfect for family fun. When you look at all of the things that Ashburn has to offer, it’s easy to see why the population grows more and more each year. Check out all of its incredible listings below and let us help you find your perfect dream-home today.