Fairfax - So Many Choices!
Below are just a few of the many neighborhoods of Fairfax County. Where is your dream home located?
Burke/ Lorton -
The neighborhoods of Burke and Lorton are a nature and art lover's dream. Burke is home to one of the area's most favorite natural resources, Burke Lake. Here you'll find outdoor activities ranging from fishing to golf to mountain biking. Further south you'll find Lorton, home of the Workhouse Arts Center, one of the most unique art destinations found anywhere as it was built on the grounds of an old reformatory. Suburban living abounds in the many townhouse and single family homes. Want a little more space? This area also offers beautiful homes sitting on large multi-acre lots!
Clifton - Small Town Living!
The incorporated Town of Clifton is like stepping back 50 years into small town Virginia - less than 300 residents within its borders. Shops, fine dining, horse farms and even a winery to enjoy on a warm spring day. Lots of trees and two lane roads will make you feel like you are worlds away from DC which is just 30 miles away.
Chantilly/ Dulles - Location, location, location!
Choose your home style! Single family, apartment style condos or townhouse. Minutes to route 50 or the toll road, and a very short drive to Dulles International Airport. Also conveniently located to the Northern Virginia's Tech corridor (the Silicon Valley of the East!) and home to many of the largest government contractors as well as the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Air & Space Museum.
McLean/ Great Falls - Luxury Living at its Finest
McLean is home to many diplomats, businessmen, members of Congress, and high-ranking government officials partially due to its proximity to Washington, D.C. and the Central Intelligence Agency. It's the former home of Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert F. Kennedy and the location of Salona, the former home of Light-Horse Harry Lee, the Revolutionary War hero. Located between the Potomac River and the town of Vienna, McLean is known for its luxury homes and its high-end shopping destinations: the Tysons Corner Center and the Tysons Galleria. The two McLean zip codes - 22101 and 22102 - are among the most expensive ZIP Codes in Virginia and the United States.
Great Falls is primarily a bedroom community for Washington, D.C., and one major attraction is Great Falls Park which overlooks the Great Falls of the Potomac River, for which the community is named. Desiring of a stately residence overlooking the Potomac? Great Falls is the place for you.
Reston - Everything You Need for Suburban Living
Reston was conceived as a planned community in 1964 and is was the first modern, post-war planned community in America and is now the most populous place in Fairfax County. Areas within Reston such as Reston Town Center and Lake Anne Plaza provide the perfect gathering places to enjoy seasonal events, a night out on the town, or a memorable shopping excursion. Set among a lot of green space Reston offers all manor of homes from apartment style condos to townhouses and single family homes. Quality of life abounds in Reston.
Merrifield/ Mosaic - New and Hip!
Merrifield, a convenient neighborhood loocated just outisde the beltway has become a vibrant community with a small-town feel that makes it a prime destination for those looking for a fun trip to the area. Merrifield is home to the ever-expanding Mosaic District, an urban village that is attracting some of the region's most noted chefs, boutiques, and businesses. Access to Merrifield/ Mosaic is easy from Metro's Orange line at the Dunn Loring and Vienna stations. The Mosaic District offers innovative townhomes and upscale apartment living.
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Updated: 22nd July, 2019 1:39 AM.