Fairfax County

Fairfax County: A Reflector of US History

As of 2005, the estimated population of Fairfax county is 1,366,175; making it by far the most populous county in Virginia, and one of the largest in the United States. It is also the most populous jurisdiction in the Greater Washington Area, surpassing the population of Washington, D.C. by over 500,000 residents, and Baltimore by 300,000 residents. Its county seat is the independent city of Fairfax. Fairfax County is the location of many suburbs of Washington D.C. and the county lies just outside of Washington D.C.

In many ways the recorded history of Fairfax County, Virginia is a reflection of the history of the United States. Although the county was not formally created until 1742, the history of English settlement on the land that is now Fairfax County spans the early 1600s to the present. Such familiar Fairfax County names and places as George Washington, George Mason, Mount Vernon, Bull Run?even Washington Dulles International Airport?have played or are still playing important roles in the lives of Americans everywhere.

In the center of the Washington tourism experience, Fairfax County enjoys immediate proximity to Washington D.C., its night life and national monuments and museums, to its east, and Dulles Airport, the National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Virginia Wine Country, and Virginia Horse Country to the west. But Fairfax County also has a unique history all its own.

Whether executive estates, homes, or properties of all sizes and views, you’ll find Fairfax County area homes for sale that are right for your needs. As you would expect, Fairfax County real estate is highly valued and available homes and properties sell quickly.

Fairfax County real estate includes a broad collection of homes for sale, condos for sale, beautiful estates, investment homes and executive properties. Whether you’re presently a home buyer or home seller, we’re confident our team can help you achieve your real estate goals.

Northern Virginia Homes provides the specialized services you deserve: a strong team concept, personal real estate expertise to help define your needs, help with selecting and securing financing for your purchase, special technology, relocation program partnerships, constant communication throughout the transaction and more. Many years living in the area, combined with our team?s combined years of experience in real estate, means we can cover all aspects of your search, from existing homes for sale, properties for sale, condos, lots, vacant land, new construction, foreclosures, spec homes, 55-plus and retirement communities, gated communities, investment properties, vacation, lakeside, waterfront, golf and recreation properties, all the way to estates, luxury and executive homes. Military relocation for assignments to either Fort Belvoir or Quantico Marine Corps Base are another of our specialties.

So when you’re ready to buy or sell real estate in or around Fairfax County, Virginia, please let Northern Virginia Homes help you purchase the home or property of your dreams. Call us at 703-255-2900 or contact us online today!

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