Fairfax City, VA Homes For Sale

True to its name, Fairfax City is an independent city in the heart of Fairfax County, Virginia. What’s surprising is the sense of small town charm, along with the number of highly appealing single-family homes for sale. In truth, the community offers something for everybody—quiet tree-lined residential streets, great schools and a vibrant Old Town Plaza with popular restaurants and boutique retailers.How great is this little city of only 24,000 residents? So great that it is was recently ranked No. 3 in the Forbes Top 25 Places to Live Well. And the community’s residents live well indeed with a high median income and a high ratio of local entrepreneurship. They tend their garden well, so to speak, evidenced by successful businesses, a host of organized community events and obvious pride of ownership in the well-kept properties, from modest starter homes for sale to tasteful custom manors.

Unlike some of the larger surrounding suburbs, there were more recently developed, Fairfax City dates back hundreds of years with a number of significant historic structures, such as the original Fairfax County Courthouses, built in 1742 and still standing. You can also find some nice antique homes for sale, most of which have been lovingly restored and often expanded. Construction has continued at a fairly even, but managed pace, up to the present era. To learn more about Fairfax City, VA homes for sale, give us a call today!

 

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10169 Mosby Woods #307, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 761 SqFt

10169 Mosby Woods #307, FAIRFAX

$175,000
10724 West Dr #202, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,056 SqFt

10724 West Dr #202, FAIRFAX

$195,500
9455 Fairfax Blvd #104, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 914 SqFt

9455 Fairfax Blvd #104, FAIRFAX

$200,000
New
10722 West Dr #101, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 980 SqFt

10722 West Dr #101, FAIRFAX

$204,990
New
11131 Rock Garden Dr, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 832 SqFt

11131 Rock Garden Dr, FAIRFAX

$215,000
10721 West Dr #303, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,056 SqFt

10721 West Dr #303, FAIRFAX

$215,000 ↓ $10,000
10169 Mosby Woods Dr #305, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 984 SqFt

10169 Mosby Woods Dr #305, FAIRFAX

$225,000
9449 Fairfax Blvd #304, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 914 SqFt

9449 Fairfax Blvd #304, FAIRFAX

$229,000
New
3814 Lyndhurst Dr #103, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 806 SqFt

3814 Lyndhurst Dr #103, FAIRFAX

$239,000
10570 Main St #302, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 940 SqFt

10570 Main St #302, FAIRFAX

$250,000
11142 Rock Garden Dr, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 832 SqFt

11142 Rock Garden Dr, FAIRFAX

$264,999
10139 Mosby Woods Dr, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,292 SqFt

10139 Mosby Woods Dr, FAIRFAX

$279,000
New
4116 Vanderbilt Ct, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,153 SqFt

4116 Vanderbilt Ct, FAIRFAX

$360,000
10920 Oakwood Dr, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 744 SqFt

10920 Oakwood Dr, FAIRFAX

$370,000 ↓ $9,500
New
9766 Main St, FAIRFAX
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,540 SqFt

9766 Main St, FAIRFAX

$443,000

More About the Fairfax City Real Estate Market 

But what about condos for sale? They do exist here, though not as prevalent as detached single-family homes. Prices start around $170,000 for small one-bedroom apartment-style units and rise in price quickly. The majority of condos for sale here are of the townhouse variety and they can get quite large and luxurious, topping out just shy of a million dollars. 

As for single-family homes for sale, you can kind Ramblers and Split-levels starting things off at around $350,000, along with Cape Cods, Tudors, Colonials, Victorians and new custom construction. Prices rarely exceed $1.5 million—one of the many nice surprises about this popular little city is the relative affordability as compared to some of Washington Metro’s most expensive neighborhoods. Yes, it’s an affluent community but home prices are in line with the county median.

With a nearby Giant and Trader Joe’s markets, local residents don’t have far to go for groceries. There are shops, restaurants and movies, and an Old Town sector where new-mixed use development is tastefully incorporated around original historic architecture. And families with school-age children will be happy to know that Fairfax High School was recently honored with the prestigious gold medal ranking from US News and Report. 

Metropolitan Regional Information System LogoThe listing content relating to real estate for sale on this web site is courtesy of MRIS. Listing information comes from various brokers who participate in the MRIS IDX.Properties listed with brokerage firms other than COMPASS are marked with the MRIS Logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.The properties displayed may not be all the properties available. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.All listing information copyright MRIS 2019.

Listing information last updated on October 20th, 2019 at 4:20am EDT.

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