Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Weichert, Realtors’ McLean/Dolley Madison office announced Michelle Brown of Chantilly has joined the office as a sales associate. Possessing five years of experience as a licensed real estate professional, Brown previously was a sales associate at another local firm. She chose to join Weichert because of the training and marketing support the company provides its agents. Brown possesses a background in business administration.

James M. Weichert, president of Weichert, Realtors, has announced that Stephen E. Adamo has joined the Weichert Family of Companies as president of Weichert Financial Services.

In this key position, Adamo assumes responsibility for the performance and growth of Weichert, Realtors’ affiliated financial services companies as well as strategic oversight of Weichert Gold Services, a one-stop-shopping program that streamlines the real estate process.

Branch manager Karen Trainor is pleased to announce the Fair Oaks Office of Weichert, Realtors was recognized with a regional award for the month of February. It finished on top of 29 other Weichert offices located throughout Virginia to earn the honor.

The office led the region in Weichert Family of Companies dollar volume, achieved by helping its clients take advantage of Weichert Financial's Gold Services Program. The program is an innovative concept that not only streamlines the mortgage process, but also provides homeownership solutions for a wide array of services encompassing Title Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Home Protection Plan and Weichert Home Connections services.

Featuring eight homes and gardens, the Garden Club of Fairfax House & Garden Tour will be held on Tuesday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., during Historic Garden Week in Virginia. Tickets are $20 pre-tour sales; $25 day of tour; $15 single-site admission. Children 13 and older, full price; ages 6-12 half-price; ages 5 and under, free of charge. For advance tickets, including map and brochure, send a self-addressed stamped envelope, with a check payable to The Garden Club of Fairfax, by April 13 to: Mrs. George Whipple, 11508 Yates Ford Road, Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Call 703-978-4130. Tickets may also be purchased in advance at Contact the tour co-chairs: Roz Jones (703-759-6573) or Judith Landolt (703-250-1615).

Weichert, Realtors is offering free informational career seminars.

* Centreville/Clifton — Tuesdays at 6 p.m. at 5955 Centreville Crest Lane, Centreville. Call Shane Keaton at 703-803-1000 to confirm reservation.

* Dulles/Sterling — Thursdays at noon and the first Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at 21351 Ridgetop Circle, Sterling. Call Becky Hanrahan at 703-444-4700 to confirm reservation.

* Fair Oaks — Fridays at 11 a.m. at 3998 Fair Ridge Dr., Fairfax. Call Cecil Frazier at 703-934-0400 to confirm reservation.

* Fairfax — Thursdays at noon and 6 p.m. at 10201 Fairfax Blvd., (Lee Hwy.) #140, Fairfax. Contact Kathy Shea at 703-691-0555.