Welcome to LIVING LARGE IN LOUDOUN!   Lauren is a licensed real estate agent with Pearson Smith Realty in Ashburn, VA. Lauren and her husband settled in the Lowes Island/Cascades community of Loudoun County in 1999. She immediately fell in love with all that the area has to offer – the friendly suburban communities, the rolling […]

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Get in touch

  Hello!  I’d love to hear from you and am ready to serve you!  Please send a note via this form.  You can also reach me at laurendefrese@gmail.com.  I’ll get back to you within 24 hours!   Lauren DeFrese, REALTOR® The E4 Realty Group of Pearson Smith Realty 43777 Central Station Drive, Ste. 390 Ashburn, VA   20147    Direct:  […]

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Looking for a Trusted Vendor?

Whether you’re a few years away from putting your house on the market, a few months, a new home buyer or a seasoned owner, here are some of our favorite local business to fix, revamp, replace, renew or finance your house:

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Success Stores

“Lauren, Thank you so much for all your help!  We are so happy to be in our new home!  You are wonderful.”  Amanda “Lauren, Thank you so very much for helping us to locate the townhouse.  You went out of your way and it was so appreciated.”  Robin     “Lauren, We greatly appreciate your […]

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Latest Posts

Don’t miss the Upperville Colt and Horse Show – we are in horse country after all!

June 1, 2014 | No Comments

My husband has made an annual tradition of taking our oldest daughter to the Upperville Colt and Horse Show as their special day.  She loves anything to do with horses and has been taking riding lessons for several years.  Unfortunately, we are not going to be able to make it this year- we are going to […]

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Come on out – it’s open!!

May 31, 2014 | No Comments

I am so excited to be holding an open house at this charming town home this coming Sunday, June 1, 2014 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM at 43099 Sherbrooke Terrace.  It’s your chance to check out the beautiful community of Potomac Station, in Leesburg and ask any questions you may have about this property that […]

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Want a piece of Camelot?

May 29, 2014 | No Comments

Okay, it’s technically not in Loudoun (it’s on the border of Loudoun and Fauquier counties), and it’s definitely not affordable, but here’s your chance to purchase an historic piece of real estate! Wexford, the iconic John F. Kennedy family estate just west of Middleburg VA, is currently offered for sale, now for for just under […]

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Memorial Weekend

May 21, 2014 | No Comments

I can’t believe Memorial Weekend is coming up already.   While school is still in session for a few more weeks here in Loudoun, the pools will be opening and it is the unofficial start of SUMMER!  There are so many things to do over the long holiday weekend besides skipping town and heading to […]

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Loudoun’s Destination Restaurants – how many have YOU been to?

May 14, 2014 | No Comments

  I just love trying out new places to eat.   Even though I’ve lived here for 15 years (and have watched new restaurants sprout up and have seen lots close their doors), I still like to search around for a new discovery.  This is especially true when we have friends or family in town […]

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Simple tips to make your home look more luxurious

May 13, 2014 | No Comments

Everyone loves the look of luxury, but most of us cannot afford it. When it comes to the home, many of us think we do not have the financial means to upgrade our home or give it what it needs to look more luxurious. Thanks to Lifespan.com, here are some simple and affordable tricks that […]

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