Explore Lorton, VA

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 8
This guide is geared towards "new" Lorton.  Lorton neighborhoods have been around a long time.  In fact the Lorton area has plenty of history that goes all the way back to our early famous neighbors, George Washington and George Mason.  There are older neighborhoods which are just as popular toda...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 2
When my parents discovered having two fidigty children in the backseat of a car, one prone to car sickness, made travel to visit grandparents in Florida more of a chore than fun they turned to the train for a better way to go.  As we grew older and a car trip or even an airplane would have made m...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
Lorton Station is a 300 acre subdivision of 950 newer homes just South of Fort Belvoir.  Detached homes and town homes are available and, yes, It is within 15 minutes of the entrance to Fort Belvoir.  Additionally, it is only 15 miles south of Washington, D.C. The Lorton entrance to and exit from...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Just off the Fairfax County Parkway on Telegraph Road Raceway Farms provides a unique setting for ease of commuting and overall convenience.   For example, all 3 school grade levels are within 10 minutes.  It is a beautifully maintained subdivision with detached homes having living space of 2,200...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 4
It starts every day at 4:00 PM when the Auto Train departs from the Lorton Auto Train Terminal on a non-stop trip to Florida.  A location outside Washington was necessary since the auto carriers will not fit in the Washington, DC railway tunnels.  The service has been operating at this location s...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
Gunston Manor is unlike any other Northern Virginia waterfront community.  It was developed in 1929 as a weekend camping retreat.  There are no sidewalks. sewers, very limited homeowner's association rules and a blend of newand then and old homes.  You'll see cottages with no more than 1,000 squa...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 4
Just off the Fairfax County Parkway on Telegraph Road Raceway Farms provides a unique setting for ease of commuting and overall convenience.   For example, all 3 school grade levels are within 10 minutes.  It is a beautifully maintained subdivision with detached homes having living space of 2,200...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Strange as it may seem the postal address of Inlet Cove is Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060.  It is just 1 mile south of the main gate of Fort Belvoir between the Fairfax County Parkway and Telegraph Road and abuts  the southwestern section of Fort Belvoir. Community Features It is a 40 acre planned...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Strange as it may seem the postal address of Inlet Cove is Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060.  It is just 1 mile south of the main gate of Fort Belvoir between the Fairfax County Parkway and Telegraph Road and abuts  the southwestern section of Fort Belvoir. Community Features It is a 40 acre planned...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 4
Strange as it may seem the postal address of Inlet Cove is Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060.  It is just 1 mile south of the main gate of Fort Belvoir between the Fairfax County Parkway and Telegraph Road and abuts  the southwestern section of Fort Belvoir. Community Features It is a 40 acre planned...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 10
Just a few minutes from the main gate of Fort Belvoir is the quiet neighborhood of Harbor View.  If you are looking for a Lorton neighborhood with mature trees, large half acre (or more) lots and no cookie cutter homes then Harbor View is a neighborhood you want to check out. The community offers...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 0
  Annual Old-Fashioned Fall Festival There will be old-fashioned games for children and adults. hayrides, music, food, arts and crafts demonstrations and vendors, also. Saturday October 18, 2008 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mason Neck State Park, 7301 High Point Road, Lorton 22079 Parking Fee $4.00 (No e...

By Tamara Inzunza, Close-In Alexandria and Arlington Living
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 2
ONE LESS Home On The Market!  Just Sold ~ 2BR/2BA + Den Condo 8301 Bluebird Way, Unit D, Lorton Virginia, 22079 This lucky home buyer is the beneficiary of contemporary one-level living, a freshly painted home with new carpet, new kitchen appliances, new kitchen flooring, laundry room with full ...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Today my wife was doing research for a post about a subdivision in our service area.  She showed me information taken from our MLS system.  There were six detached homes for sale - not a single one of them had school information. Why is this a problem? If your client wants to be in a specific sch...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 7
One of the benefits of being actively involved in the Occoquan River Communities is the opportunity to get a "sneak peek" at one of the biggest success stories in redevelopment in Lorton.  The Lorton Workhouse Arts Center is getting ready for the grand opening the week of September 19th -27th wit...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Fairfax County took title to the 2,000 acre Lorton Prison site in 2002.  There is now a large residential subdivision, public golf course and new secondary school on the grounds.  Another phase of the transformation will take place when the Workhouse Arts Center has its' Grand Opening Celebration...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 4
Raceway Farms on Telegraph Road is convenient because it is 5 minutes to the Fort Belvoir Gate at Beulah Street 7 minutes to I-95 10 minutes to the Lorton VRE Station 15 minutes to the Franconia-Springfield Metrorail station and Springfield Mall The community is very well maintained and the homes...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Cavanaugh Crossing is accessed from Hooes Road - just a few seconds north of Route 123 in Lorton.  There are Brookfield built and feature Soutthern Mansion styles as well as traditional colonial style.  The Lorton VRE train station is approximately 10 minutes away with service to both L'Enfant Pl...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 16
Some of us are old enough to remember maps, the free ones that you picked up at the gas station and opened up wide on the kitchen table to plan out your vacation.  The fun was watching your parents trying to refold them and stuff them in the glove compartment.  Today most people bypass the old fa...

By Art Kruschka, Manassas Woodbridge Dumfries Real Estate Sevices
(Administrative Manager)
Comments 0
Whether you live in the southwest where old Spanish missions still serve their communities, Boston where Old North Church thrives or live in Lorton, VA it is interesting that historic churches play an ongoing role in the life of their communities. Pohick Church in Lorton was the first Episcopalia...

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