Fairfax Boundary Study and the Housing Market

The Fairfax County School Board is once again looking at the High School boundaries in an effort to alleviate the overcrowding at Fairfax High School.  Fairfax High School is a Fairfax City school. The building is owned by Fairfax City and they hire Fairfax County to administer the school. Because of this, all Fairfax City residents will stay at the City schools. County residents will …

A Very Useful Mobile App from Realtor.com

Are you looking for a good home search tool to take on the road with you? Everybody likes to drive around neighborhoods to get a feel for what’s on the market when they are looking for a new home. The new app from Realtor.com is the perfect tool to take with you on those drives. It gives you up to date information about homes for …

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How could School Redistriciting affect Home Values in Southwest Fairfax County?

UPDATED 1/19/11 Just when everyone was thinking that Option D was going to be what the Fairfax County School Board would be considering when voting on boundary changes, LOOK AGAIN! The staff has come forward with yet another recommendation. This is the staff recommendation that will be presented to the Board tomorrow, January 20th. I did not hear about this through Keeping in Touch or …

Oak View Elementary School Houses

Oak View Elementary School is a Fairfax County School on Sideburn Road in Fairfax.  Though it is right across the street from Robinson High School, it feeds both Robinson and Woodson High Schools.  This post provides information on the real estate situation on neighborhoods that feed Oak View.  If you are searching for homes in this area, be sure to check out the proposed boundary …

Fairfax Station Real Estate

Fairfax Station is both a subdivision in Fairfax County and a “postal address” in Fairfax County.  The postal address is a fairly large area wedged between Clifton on the west, Lorton in the south, Burke on the east, and Fairfax on the North.  This report is on the subdivision called Fairfax Station, which is a collection of about 540 detached homes that sits right at …