Farrcroft Community, Virginia Real Estate and Community Information

Relocating to a new environment brings with it multiple stressors. You do not know the neighbors, the local school system, or even where to buy the best pizza in town. Imagine if you could move to a place where old town values exist in the middle of all that a major city has to offer. That is exactly what the Farrcroft Community has to offer.

A planned community, Farrcroft is located in Old Town. When you move here, you are within easy walking distance of a variety of amenities. You have access to fine dining, shopping and lush green spaces. Step out of your front door and you are no more than a comfortable walk from any number of attractions and activities.

The Best The City Has to Offer

You do not want to sit in your home all day. You work hard, and you deserve a bit of entertainment. Every two years, residents and visitors delight in a Civil War encampment. Watch the War Between the States come to life right before your eyes. Firing demonstrations, period uniforms and muster drills are all part of the excitement. No one has to wait for two years to go by before they are able to head out on the town for a good time. Farrcroft is in close proximity to many entertaining venues. The Fairfax Museum & Visitors Center is nearby, as is Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Reston Town Center, Tysons Corner Center, and a number of golf courses.

Learning in Farrcroft

If you have children, you will be pleased to know that the Fairfax County Public Schools are some of the best in the state. Your child will have access to an outstanding education, full of enrichment opportunities and after-school programs. Whether your child is interested in computers or sports, there is always something to do when the school day is done.

If you are interested in pursuing your own education, you are close to more than a handful of colleges and universities. Some of the institutes of higher education in the area are actually very prestigious. George Washington University, George Mason University, Howard University, and Georgetown University are all close enough for an easy commute. If community college is in order, Northern Virginia Community College will welcome you with open arms.

Get Back to Nature

The good people who keep Fairfax running smoothly believe that green spaces and recreational opportunities are critical. Few locations in the nation are as committed to providing parks in such a great number. It is so important to the community that they have adopted a plan to build a park system that includes recreation facilities, nature preserves and public green spaces.

For now, you can enjoy time alone or with your family at Ashby Pond Conservatory Site, Cobbdale Park, Dale Lestina Park, Daniels Run Park, or Draper Drive Park. Whether you want to push your child on a swing or take a leisurely stroll along a walking path, you can find exactly what you are looking for in Fairfax. Recreational facilities in the area ensure that you and your family can play your favorite sports on the variety of community teams.

Livability Factor

Fairfax is ranked number 28 in the state of Virginia when it comes to livability. The crime rate is 21 percent below the state average, the average summer temperature is only 75-degrees Fahrenheit, and the cost of living is typical of that of a larger city. Residents have their choice of grocery stores, coffee shops, libraries, fitness centers, and eateries. Public transportation is abundant, meaning that there is no need to own a vehicle if you choose not to. When you move to the Farrcroft Community, you have access to anything you can dream of with the benefit of feeling like you are in a small town. Ask any resident and they will tell you how truly amazing the community is.

Moving to a new house is a hard thing to do, and moving to a new city can be extremely difficult. When you move to a close-knit community like Farrcroft, your life transition is made as easy as it can be. If you are interested in more information about Farrcroft, contact Judi LaMorte.

Judi will be happy to show you around the community and even introduce you to some of your new neighbors. Your relationship with Judi will not end when you get the keys to your house. You can consider Judi to be your first friend in your new neighborhood. Do not let the thought of relocating cause you anxiety. When you move to Farrcroft Community, you feel like you found your way home. Call Judi today.
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