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Brambleton, a 2,000-acre residential and retail community, received a merit award from PLANET (Professional Landcare Network) for its comprehensive landscape design and management.
Weichert, Realtors' Leesburg Office, announced the start of its annual holiday toy drive to benefit a nonprofit organization.
The local community is invited to donate new, unwrapped toys and women's comfort items through Dec. 18, at Weichert's Leesburg Office, located at 663 Potomac Station Drive, during normal business hours.
All toys will be donated to the Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter (LAWS). LAWS provides shelter, food and emotional services to many women in Loudoun County escaping domestic abuse, visit www.lcsj.org. Call 703-777-3977.
Weichert, Realtors' Leesburg Office, announces top associates for the month of September. Leading the office in total units was Becky Hanrahan, a member of Weichert's President's and President's Gold Club. The latter signifying a high level of sales financed through Weichert Financial. Jayne Stiley led the office in sales and total volume.
Weichert, Realtors' Leesburg Office, announces Carolyn Crouch-Miller has joined the office as a sales associate.
Possessing nearly 30 years of experience as a real estate professional, Crouch-Miller previously was a sales associate at another local firm. Crouch-Miller has been a resident of Loudoun County for 50 years, giving her in-depth experience of the local market. Additionally, Crouch-Miller has experience in the mortgage banking industry.