Explore Lorton, VA

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
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A number of properties listed as foreclosures in Fairfax County are homes that have been built in last few years.  Lorton which has had significant growth in the last five years is one of the those neighborhoods.   Since these homes are newer many of them are still covered by the builders warran...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
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If you work for a company that provides relocation services then chances are they have called me or someone with a job similar to mine to help with the process.  Many larger companies have relocation services to assist their business which are staffed with licensed real estate agents to help duri...

By Pat Fenn
(Marketing Specialist for CJ Realty Group/Cindy Jones Broker )
Comments 2
Within walking distance of the new Lorton Station shops and resturants these listings offer buyers the opportunity to live close to everything.  Want to grab the VRE to work in the morning?  No problem take 2 block walk and grab a cup of coffee along the way at the Daily Grind.  Did you remember ...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 3
Cranford Methodist Church is another small Northern Virginia church that can trace its history back to the 18th century.   Where the current church stands there have been three churches and two schoolhouses.  The first church that occupied the site from 1730-1774 was called Pohick Episcopal Churc...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 3
Relax, I'm talking about geese, not people.There was a time when each Fall I would enjoy watching the flocks honk and wave on their way to Florida.  The scene would be reversed as they flew home to Canada in the Spring.However, in recent years they have decided to make Northern Virginia home.  Th...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 16
This is the second installment on small historic churches in Northern Virginia. Our area gives residents and visitors alike the chance to find history around every corner. Most people can easily find the big attractions in both the history and tourist books but it is the little places that you do...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 3
For over 100 years Lorton was an area that most residents of Northern Virginia went out of their way to avoid. As a prison complex the 3,200 acre site was huge and when the facility was ordered closed in 1998, Fairfax County began planning in earnest with what to do with the land and buildings th...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 15
      My husband called me from Sam's Club the other day and asked if I wanted him to buy any candy canes at the same time he was buying Halloween candy.  Since it was 7:30 in the morning I wasn't sure he was fully awake and not dreamiing.  He assured me he was of sound mind and there were Christ...

By Karen Kruschka, - "My Experience Isn't Expensive - It's PRICELESS"
(RE/MAX Executives)
Comments 2
This is the first in a series of monthly market reports for that section of Fairfax County with postal addresses named Lorton.  This real estate market encompasses one postal ZIP code, namely 22079. Many REALTORS prepare a report for all Fairfax County ZIP codes.  In my opinion, that covers too b...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 6
Who needs fancy neighborhood names?  Why not tell it like it is!    I was at a community meeting last week and snapped a picture of this sign to share.  When the prison was the prominent attraction in Lorton the warden and a number of the staff lived along Old Ox Road.  Except for a few remaining...

By Cindy Jones, Pentagon, Fort Belvoir & Quantico Real Estate News
(Integrity Real Estate Group)
Comments 3
Where once 7000 inmates were housed in brick buildings the remarkable Lorton Arts Workhouse begins to form.   The Lorton Prison complex had a long a long history in the Northern Virginia area dating back to the early 1900s.  Originally designed as a working prison farm inmates raised cattle and c...

By Ellen Crawford, Alpharetta Real Estate Agents & Alpharetta REALTOR
(Maximum One Executive REALTORS®)
Comments 0
Lorton Virginia homes for sale, Lorton Virginia Condos, and Town homes for sale in Lorton Virginia.  Lorton Virginia is one of the newest places to live in the Northern Virginia areas. It is located in Fairfax Virginia at the most southern point of Fairfax County. If you are searching for townhou...

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