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Kingsbrooke Townhouse Report:  November 2015If you follow these Kingsbrooke market reports you know I am prone to posting on the last day of the month, the prior month's activity.  Turns out New Year's Eve is not exception to that rule.  So while there is still time left in 2015, let's get to the...
Kingsbrooke Single Family Home Report:  November 2015Hard to believe that 2015 has only hours left and then it is all history.  This year flew by, and the end has been most unusual weather wise.  The unseasonably warm temps and sheer amount of precipitation has left me with multiple mushrooms spr...
Under Contract After Multiple Offers in Woodbridge, VAEach listing has a different pathway to success.  On October 4th (2015,) I had the pleasure of embarking on that journey to success with the owners of 11648 Crest Maple Drive in Woodbridge, VA.  That was the day that this lovely brick front co...
Open Houses, Saturday, December 26th (2015,) in Bristow and WoodbridgeWhile the rest of Bristow and Woodbridge are standing in return lines at the malls and various shops the day after Christmas, you can stop by one or both of these open houses and find the gift that fits every day, all year long...
Decorated Builder Model Overview Maps Photos Description Neighborhood Market Stats $599,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms4 BathroomsInterior: 3,942 sqftLot: 0.29 acre(s)Year Built: 2012MLS #: FQ9536649 Location 3104 Lake Wesley CourtWarrenton, VA 20187USA Chris Ann Cleland Long & F...
A Fantastic Home For A Patient Buyer Overview Maps Photos Description Neighborhood Market Stats $478,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 3,798 sqftLot: 0.28 acre(s)Year Built: 2005MLS #: PW8712794 Location 13519 Marr Lodge LaneBristow, VA 20136USA C...
Manassas, VA Garage Townhouse -- Sold Just in Time For ChristmasIn mid-October, I was contacted by a first time buyer looking for a townhouse in Bristow, VA.  We went out only a couple of times before he found the townhouse pictured, located in Manassas, VA for $290,000.  My buyer had come to the...
Another Bristow Short Sale--SOLD!!The first Bristow, VA Short Sale I closed was in November 2007.  (A Short Sale, in case you didn't know, is when a sellers proceeds from the sale of the home won't pay off the mortgage(s) and they must seek approval for the mortgage bank to  accept a short pay of...
What This Snowman Means to MeLet me introduce you to one of my favorite Christmas ornaments.  He is a smiling snowman made of plaster that I painted in 1994.  The fall of 1994, leading right up to Christmas that year, I was busy painting all kinds of Christmas ornaments.  A neighbor had introduce...
Just the Good News, PleaseLet me begin this post by saying that I absolutely believe in the power of positive thinking, but sometimes in life you have to face some rough stuff.  Some things can be unpleasant to deal with and make you want to run for the comfort of whatever makes you happy.   Of c...

Chris Ann Cleland

Associate Broker, Bristow, VA
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