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$799,888
4 Beds 3 Baths VAFX2184286 MLS ACTIVE Status
Indulge in the airy ambiance of this impeccably renovated home, where modern elegance meets comfort. The heart of the home boasts a stunning open kitchen adorned with luxurious quartz counters, a sleek island, and stainless steel appliances. Warm hardwood floors, tasteful paint choices, and chic light fixtures throughout elevate the aesthetic appeal. Three meticulously renovated bathrooms and a recent deck expansion offer both convenience and contemporary charm. The HVAC and roof have been thoughtfully updated within the last five years, ensuring peace of mind for years to come. Nestled in the highly coveted Canterbury Woods community, this residence enjoys a prime location on a serene cul-de-sac. Families will appreciate the prestigious educational opportunities within the sought-after Canterbury Woods Elementary School, Frost Middle School, and Woodson High School districts, including access to advanced academic center full-time programs. Natural light floods the bright basement, featuring numerous windows and a convenient walkout to the lush backyard oasis. Say goodbye to carpet with hardwood flooring on the main level and waterproof vinyl flooring in the basement. The upgraded kitchen shines with its expansive island and prep sink, perfect for culinary enthusiasts. Savor summer days on the expansive deck, enveloped by the tranquility of the surrounding trees. Conveniently located near Thomas Jefferson High School, George Mason University, shopping, restaurants, and major commuter routes such as 495, 395, and 66, this home offers unparalleled accessibility. Just a short drive to Tyson's Corner, McLean, and Arlington, experience the epitome of suburban luxury living. Updates: Furnace & AC 2024 Hot Water Heater approximately 2020 Appliances 2020 Roof approximately 2019

4926 Andrea Ave, Annandale

$550,000
3 Beds 3 Baths VAFX2185760 MLS COMING SOON Status
Welcome to 6010 Sweet Pea Court where charm meets comfort in this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom townhouse nestled in the sought-after Van Dorn Village. This adorable home offers a spacious 1,700 square feet of finished living space and is situated on beautiful lot backing to mature trees in a fantastic location. Step inside to discover a large kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances, corian countertops, an eat-in area, a pantry, and ample cabinetry and counter space. Off the kitchen you will enjoy the spacious, light-filled family room and dining areas, perfect for your everyday living and even large enough for a home office space. With a large spading glass door from this level you can enjoy the serene views of the private backyard providing a sense of tranquility uncommon in a townhouse setting. The upper level, adorned with luxury vinyl plank flooring, boasts a generous primary bedroom with large closet, two additional secondary bedrooms, and a spacious hall bathroom with a baked enamel cast iron tub, and hand-hewn marble tiles. The lower level impresses with an expansive recreation room, ideal for movie nights and game days and can also double as a guest room given accompanying lower level full bathroom. The lower level also includes a large laundry room and ample storage. Outside, the large private backyard with a two-tiered deck is an idyllic setting for summer entertaining. Conveniently located just minutes from the Springfield Town Center and a variety of amenities in Kingstowne, this home offers quick access to major routes such as 95, 395, and 495. Commuters will appreciate the proximity to the Van Dorn and Springfield Metro Stations. Don't miss this great opportunity to own a delightful townhouse in a prime location!

6010 Sweet Pea Ct, Alexandria

$584,888
3 Beds 4 Baths VAFX2184296 MLS ACTIVE Status
Fabulous 3-level Alexandria/Kingstowne brick and siding townhome in an amazing neighborhood Short distance to the Springfield-Franconia METRO! This updated spacious 2100+ SqFt home with beautiful hardwood floors on the main level & steps, a modern open layout (perfect for entertaining!), an amazing 18'x 10' owner's wing with a private en suite bathroom plus 2 larger upper floor bedrooms sharing a full bath off the hall (with a skylight!) The main level greets family and friends into the foyer opening to the kitchen and dining room. The kitchen has been opened to the dining room and features granite countertops, white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, a a charming bay window extension. The dining room is the ideal space for even the largest table. Step down to the family's living room/great room with plenty of space, a cozy fireplace and sliding glass doors to the yard. The backyard boasts a wood privacy fence with a gate enclosing the deck for grilling and stairs to an awesome oversized Trex deck - perfect for dining out under the stars next to the perennial garden beds! This home was designed for fun entertaining - from the open main floor to the lowest finished level. The spacious open basement includes a 1/2 bath (room to add shower), pantry closet, huge rec room, game room, or guest/in-law suite. This basement level offers ample storage under the steps and in the full-sized laundry/utility room.Best of all is the super convenient location adjacent to major commuting options including a neighborhood WALKING path to the Blue Line Metro Train, Springfield Metro and bus stop right at entrance to community, a quick commute to both I-95/495, the Beltway I-395, VRE/Amtrak Train stations, a 5-minute drive to Ft Belvoir or a 25-minute drive to The Pentagon or Reagan National Airport! Devonshire is zoned for the award-winning Fairfax County Schools of the Lane Elementary/Hayfield Middle and High School District. The community has a small playground (it's located near the newer homes at the back of the community). There is also an Elementary School less than a mile away with a playground that is always open on weekends. - Less than 5 minute drive to Enjoy all the fabulous shopping, dining, and entertainment at Kingstowne Town Center, Springfield Town Center, Wegman's Hilltop Village, or the historic Old Town Alexandria Waterfront only minutes away. Walk the trails at Huntley Meadows Park, play a round at one of the nearby golf courses, or head to Ruby's Driving Range. Updates include: Heating & A/C, Hot Water Heater , Roof , Appliances - Oven/Stove (includes Induction/Convection/Air Fry) and Hood. Dishwasher. Washer and Dryer. Windows, Interior Paint - Almost all rooms except bathrooms were painted around 2019 Kitchen Remodel- open wall to dining room, granite countertops, backsplash and refurbished cabinets. Flooring, Deck - Trex Fencing - (two sides)

7024 Achilles Ct, Alexandria

$624,990
3 Beds 4 Baths VAFX2185440 MLS ACTIVE Status
Welcome to 10441 Malone Court, a charming townhouse nestled in a serene enclave in Fairfax, VA. This beautifully updated home is freshly painted from top to bottom (June 2024), ensuring a pristine and inviting atmosphere from the moment you step inside. Recent updates include a new roof and gutters (2022), inspected, resealed, and painted furnace chimney and flues (2022), and energy-efficient windows and sliding glass door (2011). The interior and exterior were professionally cleaned in June 2024, and new carpets were installed on the stairs and upstairs hallway the same month. Luxury laminate floors grace all three bedrooms (2016), while the basement boasts water-resistant luxury vinyl plank (LVP) flooring (2016). <br><br> The kitchen is a chef's dream with new stainless steel Frigidaire gas range (June 2024), complemented by stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. A Provia steel entry door and storm door (2012) enhance both security and curb appeal. The home features a newly installed fence (2019) and a power-washed patio, front stoop, and walkway with fresh mulch (June 2024). Recessed lighting is found in nearly every room, providing a warm, welcoming glow throughout the house. <br><br> Outdoor living is a delight with a beautifully landscaped front yard featuring a Japanese Snowbell Tree and a brick back patio perfect for planting flowers. The home offers ample natural light, even in the basement, and a brick fireplace for cozy winter nights. Convenience is key with bathrooms on every level and ample storage, including three distinct storage areas in the basement. Two assigned parking spaces directly in front of the home and adjacent visitor spots ensure parking is never an issue. <br><br> The neighborhood is a tranquil haven with wooded paths and a private community pool featuring a diving board, swim lanes, and basketball hoops. The area exudes a true community feel, offering plenty of open space for pets and a modern playground with a basketball court. Community events such as Memorial Day BBQ, "Sundaes on Sundays," July 4th BBQ, Labor Day BBQ, Christmas Tree Lighting Party, and Easter Egg Hunt foster a strong sense of belonging. The neighborhood feeds into Robinson Secondary School. <br><br> Location is paramount, and 10441 Malone Court excels with easy access to major highways, including 123, Braddock Road, Route 50, Little River Turnpike, Fairfax County Parkway, I-495, and I-66. The VRE is just 2 minutes away, and Old Town Fairfax is a quick 5-minute drive. Grocery stores like Giant, Safeway, and Trader Joe's are conveniently close, as are Fair City Mall, Fair Oaks Mall, and Fairfax Corner Shops. Target, Walmart, and three nearby movie theaters offer additional shopping and entertainment options. George Mason University is walkable, and multiple Fairfax County Parks, Burke Lake Park and Fountainhead Park, are just a short drive away. <br><br> The Homeowner’s Association fee of $440 per quarter ($146.67 per month) includes access to the community pool, playground, basketball court, trash and recycling pickup, snow removal, common area landscaping, and two designated parking spaces. <br><br> Don't miss the opportunity to own this exceptional townhouse that perfectly blends comfort, convenience, and community. Schedule a tour today and discover the wonderful lifestyle awaiting you at 10441 Malone Court.

10441 Malone Ct, Fairfax

$775,000
4 Beds 4 Baths VAFX2185602 MLS COMING SOON Status
Sought after Sully Station! Colonial by design with a fun contemporary flair! Open bright main level flows easily from room to room. Vaulted & high ceilings plus ample tall windows throughout make for an interior brimming with natural light. Spacious living and dining rooms offer excellent floor space for hosting. The kitchen has a great accessible layout with two peninsula islands: one transitions to the breakfast area and the other transitions to the family room. The family room, topped by a soaring vaulted ceiling and anchored by a brick fireplace, is a welcoming area for daily relaxing and gathering. The large newly stained sun deck, surrounded by the fenced yard, invite outdoor fun! The informal hall, with direct garage access, is an appreciated feature for busy households. Here’s where daily life is easily corralled with built-in cabinetry and two closets. This is also where the large laundry room is located, with conveying washer and dryer plus utility sink, to easily manage this daily chore. Upstairs, the primary en-suite bedroom features excellent floor space with a dressing hall flanked by a walk-in closet and double reach-in closet. Newly enhanced private bath feels fresh and modern with its corner soaking tub and new frameless shower! Roomy secondary bedrooms include an over-sized bedroom with dormer sitting nook. They all share a hall bath with tub/shower. The finished lower level expands the space! Big Recreation area plus a den/bonus room with full bath access would be perfect for overnight guests. Much more unfinished storage too! Recent updates: 21 Brand New windows adding to others previously replaced, 2024 Fresh exterior paint, 2021 Roof, HVAC & HWH. SULLY STATION is a well-know Centreville community with a pool complex (summer swim team), tennis, basketball courts and playgrounds. Take advantage of its close proximity to the 660 acre E.C. Lawrence Park with athletic fields, hiking trails & the historic Cabell’s Mill. Residents enjoy the convenience of vibrant dining and easy access to Washington Dulles Airport, retail centers (check out the new Field of Commonwealth center with Wegmans), high-tech businesses along the Route 28/Dulles Corridor, the renowned Westfield's Conference Center, plus an easy drive west to the beautiful Piedmont area of Virginia where there are so many wineries, breweries and walking trails to explore! YOU WILL LOVE IT HERE!

5227 Woodleaf Ct, Centreville

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Are you considering purchasing property in Northern Virginia? You’ve come to the right place! Here, you’ll find MLS listings for Northern Virginia real estate. Listings are updated daily.

Our website listings include condos, apartments, and single-family homes for sale in Northern Virginia, plus smart tools to help you narrow your search for properties that meet your needs.

You’ll also find our comprehensive guide to what to expect from the Northern Virginia real estate market and the unique communities and counties, along with tips for finding your dream home at the best possible price.

Homes For Sale In Northern Virginia: A Variety Of Choices

Northern Virginia is an outstanding place to live due to its proximity to the nation's capital, its rich historic charm, vibrant social and cultural life, and diverse entertainment options. Settle in cosmopolitan but nostalgic Alexandria, vibrant art-centric Fairfax, or chic and hip Clarendon in Arlington. There are options to suit every lifestyle and budget.

A strong economy with plentiful job opportunities, a vibrant dining, shopping, and entertainment scene, and a highly diverse population make Northern Virginia a highly sought-after property market.

Proximity and convenient travel links to Washington, D.C., means the Northern Virginia real estate market has some of the most robust property value appreciation rates anywhere in the country.

While these are all great reasons to buy, it also means the best real estate in Northern Virginia is snapped up quickly! If you’re in the market for houses in Northern Virginia, you must check listings and stay proactive in your search. This is why working with a full-time, dedicated real estate agent is essential when looking for your dream Northern VA home.

The Northern Virginia Real Estate Market

The Northern Virginia real estate market is dominated by condos, townhomes, and single-family homes. Options include everything from studios to 3- or 4-bedroom condo units in secure buildings, some with just the essential amenities and others with luxury facilities. A wide range of townhouse communities are available, along with single-family homes, from adorable bungalows to large Colonial villas.

While there are many older properties oozing historic charm, there are also many newly built communities with state-of-the-art facilities. You’ll find homes that are move-in ready and properties begging to be renovated in your personal style. Houses for sale in Northern Virginia have it all.

Real Estate Taxes In Northern VA

Each city and county has its own tax rates. Generally speaking, while property taxes in Virginia are lower than the national average, taxes in Northern Virginia are almost twice as high as elsewhere in the state.

The exact community you live in could make a big difference in your taxes, so be sure to look up this information. But as of 2021, property tax rates in Northern Virginia range from $1-$1.35 per $100 of assessed value.

Are You Searching For Houses For Sale In Northern Virginia?

If you’re searching for condos, townhomes, or single-family homes in Northern Virginia, you’re in the right place.

Our team is committed to providing complete, up-to-date listing information on homes for sale in Northern Virginia, including condos, townhomes, and single-family homes.

On our site, you’ll find:

  • EVERY Northern Virginia real estate listing from EVERY real estate company on one easy-to-use website. From Fairfax to Arlington County, Prince William County to Alexandria City, you can find the current property listings here.
  • Active listings only! There’s no reason to waste your time looking at homes that have sold or been taken off the market and the MLS listings for Northern Virginia. If it’s on this site, it is for sale!
  • Current property information, thanks to the timely updates from our listing service.
  • Advanced property search tools that allow you to set your search criteria as specifically as you want. For example, if you are set on having a pool, there’s no reason to look at properties that don’t have this optional.
  • Automatic email updates when newly listed houses for sale in Northern Virginia come on the market that meet your search criteria.
  • Detailed listing information for properties already sold so you can understand the market and get a feel for what could become available.

How To Buy A Home In Northern Virginia: 5 Essential Steps

Real estate in Northern VA is a highly competitive market. The best properties are snatched up quickly! Using our site to find out what’s available and identify homes for sale in Northern VA that interest you is a great first step, but there are other essential steps you’ll need to take.

Step 1: Work With An Experienced Local Real Estate Agent

Northern Virginia has an extremely popular real estate market. Houses for sale in Northern VA can be put under contract the same day they come on the market. Real estate agents constantly monitor new listings and can let you know when a property that meets your requirements becomes available.

More than this, local real estate agents know the local market and can help you identify properties that meet your expectations but that you may not have even considered. They also have experience with every stage of the buying process and can walk you through what needs to be done, from making an offer to due diligence.

Step 2: Narrow Down Your Goals

Once you’ve started looking at homes and spoken to your real estate agent, you should have an idea of what types of properties are available. Now you have to get crystal clear on exactly what you want. How many bedrooms? What kind of commute? What kind of community?

You should be clear on your must-haves and your nice-to-haves. Would you be willing to accept 1.5 bathrooms but won’t compromise on being within walking distance from a Metro station? Base your list on your preferences and what is available within your budget.

Step 3: Talk To A Lender

While you may have a pretty good idea of how much you can afford based on the size of your deposit and your income, you need to talk to a lender to pin this down. Online calculators don’t always use the most up-to-date rates and information, so you may be able to get a loan for more or less than you think.

Having your loan pre-approved will make you a more attractive buyer because you can make an offer immediately and close the deal quickly. The seller will be less concerned about you encountering financial issues during the exchange process.

Step 4: Prepare A Budget

Once you know how much you’re approved to borrow, you need to figure out what this looks like as a budget. The cost of a home is much more complex than just the “sticker price” of the house itself.

The first thing to consider is property tax, which is dictated by the area of the home and the value. Your real estate agent can advise you on local property taxes.

You must also consider the cost of any repairs or renovations, fees payable to agents and lawyers, and additional fees associated with the home, such as homeowners association dues and homeowners insurance. You don’t want to make an offer and then realize your budget isn’t enough to complete all the steps to close the deal.

Step 5: Make An Offer

Once you’ve found a home you want, it’s time to work with your agent to make an offer. But this is more than just going to the seller with a number. There are probably other buyers looking at the home, so you want to demonstrate that your offer is the best of the bunch.

Your offer should include the fact that you’ve been pre-approved for a loan and can, therefore, close right away. If you want to offer less than the asking price, perhaps because something like the kitchen needs renovation, you can also explain this as part of your offer.

Your real estate agent will also be able to advise you on other details that will make a difference. When a seller has owned their home for years, they don’t necessarily just want to sell it to anyone. For example, they may be reluctant to sell to a property developer and be more willing to sell to a family who will love their home just as much as they did.

Find detailed information on the home-buying process in Northern Virginia here.

With tens of millions of dollars in sales already closed, we can offer you the expert assistance you need to navigate the Northern Virginia real estate market easily.

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Where To Look For Houses For Sale In Northern Virginia

There are so many great Northern Virginia communities to live in that it can be difficult to decide which is the perfect fit for you and your family. Below is a sampling of some great communities in the area:

  • Arlington: Arlington offers unbeatable access to Washington, D.C., located just across the Potomac River. It feels like suburbia but with big-city conveniences and entertainment. Arlington also offers a good selection of housing, from affordable condos to spacious single-family homes.
  • Fairfax: With a rich history, diverse population, and excellent public school system, Fairfax is considered one of the best places to live in Northern Virginia. Public transport is also excellent, providing easy access to the capital and a great culinary and social scene too.
  • Alexandria: Alexandria is loved by commuters since it’s close to freeway access to the capital, and many buses service the area. The area is steeped in historic charm, with iconic architecture and fascinating American history museums. There’s a great waterfront shopping and social atmosphere along the Potomac River.
  • Dunn Loring: This community has plenty of trails, ball courts, and picnic areas that will appeal to people who love the outdoors and a rural feel. Dunn Loring also has plenty of dining, shopping, and entertainment options.
  • Fairfax Station: Considered by many to be Northern Virginia’s best community due to the great quality of life, including lots of parks and green spaces and a thriving social district. There’s great access to both Washington, D.C. and Maryland. Fairfax Station is also a great area to buy a historic home.
  • Annandale: With more than 20 parks scattered throughout the area, Annandale is perfect for anyone who loves to spend most of their time outdoors. It is a great place to look when you want more spacious homes and larger outdoor areas.
  • Oakton: Named after the hundreds of tall, gorgeous oak trees that blanket the area, Oakton is home to many single-family homes that are perfect for people who’d like a bit more land but also want to be within a nice commuting distance of D.C.
  • Vienna: Just 17 miles from D.C., Vienna is located on the Metro line and is also home to Wolf Trap National Park, Northern Virginia’s top outdoor performance venue.
  • Manassas Park: With a city motto meaning “The Welfare of the People is our Supreme Law,” Manassas Park is filled with tight-knit communities who love to call this city home.
  • Falls Church City: Known for being a warm, welcoming community, Falls Church was the first city in Virginia to be named an Environmental Protection Agency Green Power Community.
  • Manassas: Although Manassas is only 10 square miles, it offers plenty of community events, shopping, and art at the Hylton Performing Arts Center or the Harris Pavilion.

Northern Virginia Real Estate FAQs

Is Northern Virginia real estate a buyer’s or a seller’s market?

The Northern Virginia real estate market is currently a seller’s market, with an insufficient inventory of homes available to meet the high demand. Part of the reason for this is that owners who might otherwise choose to sell are deciding to remain put for now since they can’t get the price they want. This is largely due to high interest rates reducing buying power.

According to recent statistics, Northern Virginia homes spent an average of just 11 days on the market. That’s 15 fewer days than last year. Desirable single-family homes spent an average of just seven days on the market.

What is the average home price in Northern Virginia?

As of June 2023, the average cost of a home in Northern Virginia was $725,000. This includes single-family homes, townhouses, and condos.

Condos tend to be at the more affordable end of the spectrum, averaging around $352,500. Townhomes are more expensive, averaging $721,000, and single-family homes are at the top of the range, averaging $800,000. These prices represent an increase of roughly 3.6% on last year’s values.

How is the rental market in Northern Virginia?

The rental market in Northern Virginia is very competitive due to its popularity, proximity to Washington, D.C., and high quality of living.

However, due to current high interest rates, very few homes are available. This is because people who would typically think of selling, such as recent retirees, are choosing not to buy new homes and, therefore, stay put. The result is a lot of competition for limited housing inventory.

What is the most expensive place to live in Northern Virginia?

Proximity to transport tends to be the biggest factor in pushing up home prices in Northern Virginia. The most expensive homes tend to be within a half-mile walk of a Metro station for a drive-free commute. McLean, Vienna, and Oakton are among the priciest areas.

Is now a good time to buy a house in Northern Virginia?

Despite being a seller's market, now is still a good time to buy a home in Northern Virginia. Inventory of available homes in NVA has been declining for several years, which has seen prices rise. There is no indication this will change in the near future.

This means that the sooner you can buy, the better, despite high interest rates. When interest rates do settle down, you can always refinance. The Northern Virginia property market will likely get more competitive when interest rates drop and more people can afford to buy.

How is the housing market in Northern VA & Washington, D.C.?

The housing market in Northern VA and Washington, D.C., are very competitive. The inventory of properties for sale is very low, with a huge demand from buyers looking for their next home.

As the number of government and private sector jobs in the region grows, and people prefer to stay put in NVA rather than move upon retirement, the market will likely get even more competitive, especially for desirable historic homes.

The best way to succeed in this market is to work with great Northern Virginia Realtors®. They know the market and will be able to help you make the most of it.

You Have Options With Northern Virginia Homes

Finding your dream home in Northern Virginia can be a daunting prospect but also an exciting one. There are so many varied options in the area that you’re sure to find multiple properties that excite you and tick all your “must-have” boxes.

But the Northern Virginia housing market is highly competitive, and things move quickly. The best way to ensure that you find and have a chance to look at housing options that meet your needs before they’re snatched up is to work with a dedicated real estate agent.

Meet the Darren Robertson team and get in touch.

Darren Robertson

Looking to buy or sell a home in Northern Virginia?
Contact me. Tel. (703) 462-0700

CLICK HERE! to Contact Darren Robertson via Email