John Allen Modder Earns Eagle Scout Rank in Burke

John Allen Modder earned his Eagle Scout rank in Boy Scout Troop 1131 at St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church in Burke. He is the 220th person to earn this rank. Donald and Elizabeth Modder are the parents of John. They are the residents of Wakefield Chapel area of Annandale.

Members of the Eagle Scout Board of Review

According to Springfield Connection, “John is a 16-year-old junior at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, where he plays defense on the Lacrosse team and enjoys soccer. He is a member of the National Honor Society, as well. John attends Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Annandale.

In the troop, he has served as the Senior Patrol Leader (SPL). In the summers, he works as a lifeguard at his local community pool. His goal is to someday own his own Home Services company.”

Properties in Burke

***OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, AUG 16th FROM 1-4PM!*** Look no further, this stunner is a perfect 10! Nestled on a quiet street in sought after Burke Centre with 5 bedrooms and 3.

6304 Windward Dr

5 baths this single-family home offers urban convenience with the feel of living in a nature preserve. Luxurious light filled open modernized floor plan includes walls of windows, skylights, and vaulted ceilings in main living/dining and gleaming wide plank hardwood flooring throughout. The breathtaking gourmet eat-in kitchen is perfect for entertaining offering an 8-foot island with waterfall, quartz counter top, white/grey soft close shaker cabinets, tile backsplash, and stainless steel appliances. Step down to the spacious family room and relax with the cozy wood burning fireplace and wet bar. Open the sliding glass door to a great sized new deck and flagstone patio in rear-perfect for barbecues and entertaining! Walk upstairs to your master suite and lavish full-bath. Down the hall you will find 3 additional nice sized bedrooms and updated full bath. Head down to the fully finished walk-out basement with recreation area, 5th bedroom with two closets, full bath and wet bar. Enjoy all of Burke Centre's fabulous amenities from basketball courts and tennis courts, walking/jogging/biking paths, multiple ponds and lakes for fishing, 5 community centers/club houses/pools (passes available to purchase; including the Burke Centre Swim Club). Conveniently located within minutes to Virginia Railway Express (VRE); accessible to Franconia-Springfield metro (Blue & Yellow lines to Pentagon and DC); Metro-Pentagon bus stops within walking distance; park-and-ride lots; Fairfax County Parkway and much more. Welcome to your dream home!****CHECK OUT THE VIDEO PREVIEW BY CLICKING*** [Burke Centre - $749,900]


9414 Fairleigh Ct

Large end unit townhouse w/3 levels*3 bedrooms/2.

5612 Sutherland Ct

5 baths*center hall colonial floor plan*Large living room*dining room*kitchen with eat-in area*powder room**Upper floor with large master bedroom and bath*two additional bedrooms with bath*lower level with large rec room*fireplace*large storage room*walkout to large fenced yard backing to open area*shed* [Crownleigh - $450,000]

A spectacular townhome in sought after location, you don't want to miss this opportunity.

9436 Cloverdale Ct

This gem features hardwood floors throughout main and upper level, updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, extra cabinetry, wine fridge, and granite counter-tops. Basement is nicely updated and offers a new lanudry room with all the bells and whistles. This is a hassle free home; newer deck in 2016, newer HVAC 2015, Newer Roof 2018 and much more. Freshly painted and ready for your to enjoy. Exception location; Metro bus routes within walking distance, short drive to Rolling Valley park and Ride lot, Rolling Road VRE or Burke Centre VRE stations. Easy access to Fairfax County Parkway and 95/395/495. Welcome home! [Old Mill Community - $459,000]

Miller and Smith, Laurel model, built in 1979.

6080 Old Landing Way #51

Remodeled in 2008, 2010 and 2011. Built in shelving in LR/DR combo. Luxury Vinyl flooring installed in LR and bedrooms in 2011. Unit has had 1 renter for the last 6 years and it has been well maintained by tenant and owner. (Owner is agent). New within the last 2 years: dishwasher, microwave, water heater, window in 2nd bedroom. Each new appliance was replaced with stainless steel. Tenant loved refrigerator and stove, so they are still the white models and work very well. This unit holds special memories for my family and I am hoping it will do the same for the next owner. [Woodwalk - $290,000]

Stunning 6BR 3.

9330 Old Burke Lake Rd

5BA Victorian Farm house in quiet neighborhood in the heart of Burke. Immaculate home. Pride of ownership shines throughout! Lovingly cared for and meticulously updated. Just two owners. A truly unique, one-of-a-kind home! Updated eat-in kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, gas coal style fireplace, built-in microwave, plantation blinds, pass through cabinets to dining room & quaint breakfast room overlooks the back yard. Gleaming hardwood flooring throughout! Stately living & dining rooms have hardwood flooring, built-in shelving, pocket doors, crown molding, wood burning fireplace & walkout to deck. Over 4,600 sqft of living space! Gorgeous jacuzzi greenhouse room has relaxing hot tub, tile flooring, 3 skylights, sink & recessed lighting. Enormous, must-see Great Room with hardwood flooring, exposed beam ceiling, 2-sided gas fireplace, 3 skylights, wall of windows, kitchenette & walkout to large balcony! Partially finished basement boasts exercise room, utility room, sauna & loads of storage space. Recent updates include appliances, gutters, windows, window treatments, decking, ceiling fans & much more! Oversized 2 car, front loading garage. Stamped concrete driveway & front walkway. Private, partially-fenced half acre+ lot. Flat back yard with gardens and mature trees. Huge wraparound porch & enclosed courtyard with stamped concrete patio. Great for entertaining! No HOA. Short walk to Lake Braddock! Amazing location close to shopping, restaurants, Fairfax County Parkway, I-95, Lake Braddock, Lake Accotink, Burke Lake, VRE, Ft Belvoir & more! Lake Braddock HS pyramid! [Burke - $1,100,000]

***Fantastic home tucked away on a no-thru street in a popular neighborhood in Burke with tons of recent upgrades and beautifully remodeled! Almost new, contemporary style Kitchen with breakfast bar Island featuring: gorgeous light granite, stainless steel appliances including brand new stove, quality white cabinetry, recessed lighting & oversized ceramic tile flooring! Brand new lovely cherry laminate wood flooring in spacious living area with more formal dining area off of kitchen featuring big windows that let in lots of natural sunlight & walk-out to raised wood deck with built-in seating.

9013 Fox Lair Dr

Incredible, plush, grassy & fully fenced rear yard. Generous master bedroom suite with big closets & private bath that was recently remodeled: custom tile inlay in new shower with oversized tile, contemporary vanity, designer fixtures & mirror with beautiful slate-grey tile flooring! 2 additional spacious bedrooms share an upgraded hall bath with recently remodeled shower featuring custom tile inlay, designer fixtures, contemporary lighting, granite countertop on vanity, gorgeous flooring & oval mirror. Brand new carpet throughout bedroom level! Lower level offers: generous recreation room, with big windows-lets in lots of natural sunlight (doesn't feel like a basement), crawl space (great for extra storage & access), huge storage room with extra space for another room, exercise area & laundry room...walk-out to backyard from this area. Bonus: architectural shingle roof (only 1 year old), newer HVAC system & all appliances are brand new to 4 years old. Excellent location in the heart of Burke but convenient to shopping, restaurants, Rolling Rd VRE Station (only 1.5 miles away) I-495 and bus stops throughout the neighborhood to Pentagon & other commuting options! Lovely area within walking distance to scenic Lake Braddock on the other side of Burke Lake Rd with tot lots and paved walking paths all around the lake where peaceful nature walks await you! [Fox Lair - $549,900]

Elegant and Exquisite Single Family Home Located in a Prestigious Edgewater Neighborhood in Burke VA on a 0.

6431 Lake Meadow Dr

66 Acres Lot. Grand 2-Story Foyer, Gorgeous and Stunning Contains 4670 Sq Ft with 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths and 3 Car Garage. Gourmet Kitchen with Bright Morning Room. Library, Formal Dining, Living and Family Room with Fireplace. Hardwood Flooring on Main Level, Alarm System, Architectural Lighting, Lot of Spacious Interior and Generous Rooms. Huge Master Suite with Sitting Room and Huge Walk-in Closet. Upper Level Jack-n-Jill Bath and One Bedroom with Private Bath. 2015 New Roof Life Time Warranty, 2015 New Cook Range, 2015 Library New Wood Flooring, 2015 Exhaust Vent and Hood, 2014 New Bay Window, 2014 New HVAC and Hot Water Tank, Whole House New Exterior Paint, Too Many Upgrades. Enormous Backyard, Relax, Enjoy on a Stone and Wood Deck, Professional Design Landscaping and Irrigation System. Convenient Locations, Easy Access to 495/95, Close to Schools, Shopping and Restaurants. You're Buying a Lifestyle, Not Just A Home! Text William for Questions. [Edgewater - $1,039,500]

Agent related to owner-Many Updates: New roof, Freshly painted throughout the house, New kitchen floor, New kitchen counter top, sink and faucet, New carpet, New basement sliding glass door, New hardwood on first floor, Refrigerator is 2 years old, New basement LED overhead lights.

5018 Tibbitt Ln

Furnace and water heater's five years old. Close to GMU, VRE, public bus. Amenities incl 2 parking spaces, 2 pools, lake access,tennis ct, tot lot, trash & snow removal.Won't last long! Vacant, schedule online and go! [Lake Braddock - $370,000]

**Extraordinary Colonial (almost 7,000 total sq ft) in impeccable condition with 4 Bedrooms + main level office & den & 4.

6278 Timarron Cove Ln

5 Baths situated on a lush, green, flat yard surrounded by trees & in a incredible location in the heart of Burke! Premium Stone front elevation featuring atrium windows & arched doorways gives this home a luxurious feel that is sure to impress. Covered front porch opens to a spacious 2 story foyer with dramatic, turned staircase that flows nicely into a formal living room w/ cozy brick fireplace, recessed lighting, gleaming hardwood flooring & 3 stage crown molding. Generous dining room, chair railing, crown molding & elegant chandelier opens to stunning, gourmet kitchen! Beautifully remodeled Kitchen offers: White cabinetry, gleaming white subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances including extra Jenn-Air gas cooktop (with regular burner or grill attachment), top of the line Silestone countertops, breakfast bar Island, tons of recessed lighting opens to breakfast room. Relaxing family room overlooking breakfast & kitchen area offers: floor to ceiling stone fireplace with hearth, tons of windows let in lots of natural light, plush carpeting & 2nd staircase to bedroom level. Enormous sunroom addition off kitchen & breakfast area (hard to find-only a few of the homes in this neighborhood have this option)! Main level office/den with glass, double door (fantastic for working from home). Meticulously clean, freshly painted designer paint colors on top two levels, only 1 room with carpet in the entire home (great for people with allergies). Expansive Master Suite with sprawling sitting room with like new hardwood flooring, cathedral ceilings, 2 walk-in closets & dressing area/make up table in addition to dual vanities in master bath. Private, spa-like master bath with deep soaking tub, cathedral ceilings, oversized Palladium window, 2 vanities with designer fixtures & sep shower with seamless glass door, pristine custom shower tile & in bath linen closet. Princess suite with hardwood flooring, walk-in closet & private bath! Bedroom 3 & 4 have ample closet space, gleaming hardwood flooring, ceiling fans, recessed lighting & share a Jack & Jill bath offering: dual sink vanity with lots of cabinet space & private shower area so multiple people can use the bathroom at the same time. Fully finished lower level is an entertainment dream! The sellers spent over $120k when finishing the basement (no expense was spared) which includes commercial grade appliances, lighting & more. Full custom built bar with mini-fridge, wine cooler, kegerator with 2 taps, ice maker & built-in wine rack. Gorgeous mahogany stained cabinetry with glass doors, premium granite counters, commercial grade pendant lights, ceramic tile flooring, tons of recessed lighting, built-in speakers, opens to big recreation room (currently used as an exercise/dance room but can easily be converted back to a recreation room/media room. 2nd exercise area with TV & built-in speakers is like having a private gym at home (exercise equipment does not convey). Huge full bath with Finnish Sauna, oversized shower with seamless glass doors, pedestal sink & ceramic tile flooring. Den in front of basement was used as a media room with glass doors & connections for surround sound speakers but would make a great music or 2nd home office, big storage room & separate utility room finish off the lower level. Exceptional location: minutes to both VRE stations, commuter lots with Express bus to the Pentagon, Franconia/Springfield metro, close to Burke Lake Park & other outdoor recreation (South Run Rec Center with dog park, zip line & so much more), restaurants & shopping close by! [Timarron Cove - $975,000]

Move in Ready! Charming townhome in a great location.

10558 Reeds Landing Cir

Beautiful natural light-filled rooms. Light and Bright foyer entrance with hardwood floors. Half bath off of foyer. Kitchen with hardwood floors. Newer cabinets and countertops. Large living room with fireplace. Garage entrance is right at the kitchen entrance for ease of bringing in groceries! Master bedroom with plenty of space for a dressing area and Master bath. Two other bedrooms and another bath. All bedrooms with ceiling fans. Lower level has huge Family room with gas heater that will be wonderful in the winter. Family room walks out to fenced back yard with nice landscaping. Large deck for entertaining and grilling. Super storage space on lower level. Close to public transportation , commuter lot and shopping and restaurants. Come and see! [Burke Centre - $525,000]


9151 Silchester Ct

Completely remodeled 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths house, new roof, new windows, new flooring, new cabinets, new appliances, remodeled bathrooms, and much more. READY FOR NEW OWNER [Waverly West - $489,970]

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Maryam N. is a Senior Writer at Nesbitt Realty. She is an expert on Fairfax County. Maryam has also worked previously as a geologist. She is a foodie and enjoys cooking and exploring new restaurants.