Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA
Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA

Available in Fairfax County, VA

11604 TORI GLEN CT
$1,590,000 | 6 Beds | 6/2 Baths
8423 FALCONE POINTE WAY
$1,425,000 | 6 Beds | 5.5 Baths
612 LIVE OAK DR
$1,399,990 | 5 Beds | 5/2 Baths
11990 MARKET ST #512
$1,345,000 | 3 Beds | 3 Baths
1341 GORDON LN
$1,195,000 | 7 Beds | 5/2 Baths
10526 HUNTERS VALLEY RD
$1,185,000 | 4 Beds | 3.5 Baths
576 INNSBRUCK AVE
$12,500,000 | 6 Beds | 7/2 Baths
906 TURKEY RUN RD
$11,400,000 | 5 Beds | 5/3 Baths
7201 DULANY DR
$10,800,000 | 8 Beds | 9/3 Baths
904 CHINQUAPIN RD
$9,988,000 | 7 Beds | 7/4 Baths
1181 BALLANTRAE LN
$8,000,000 | 6 Beds | 7/3 Baths
938 PEACOCK STATION RD
$7,800,000 | 8 Beds | 9/2 Baths

Sold Listings

1445 MAYHURST BLVD
$1,750,000 | 7 Beds | 7.5 Baths
12239 CLIFTON POINT DR
$1,513,200 | 4 Beds | 5.5 Baths
8029 OLD DOMINION DR
$1,125,000 | 4 Beds | 4.5 Baths

Fairfax County, VA

Fairfax County, VA Real Estate

Guide to Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA

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Fairfax County is the most populous jurisdiction in the Commonwealth of Virginia and sits in the northern part of the state. It’s mostly known for its strong public schooling system and for providing plenty of housing options as well as entertainment venues.

Fairfax County on a Map

Fairfax County has a total of 406 square miles which lies in the Piedmont region, with rolling hills and deep stream valleys, including Difficult Run and its tributaries. To the north and southeast of the county flows the Potomac River. Across the river to the northeast is Washington, DC, and across the river to the north is Montgomery County, Maryland. Beyond the Potomac to the southeast are Prince George’s County and Charles County—both in Maryland. Major cities like Alexandria and Falls Church are close by, while the area is bounded to the west by Loudoun County and to the south by Prince William County.

Homes for Sale in Fairfax County

Fairfax County is consistently ranked very high on lists of the best places to live in the country. A strong public schooling system and a high median salary are just some examples for the area’s popularity. The diverse housing stock is one of Fairfax’s main attractions. Here, homebuyers can find apartments, condos, single-family homes and townhouses. Fairfax offers both urban and suburban lifestyles, providing a perfect balance for an already friendly county.  

Shopping and Dining in Fairfax County

Pickett Shopping Center is a large shopping mall featuring a large assortment of stores, restaurants and more. Some stores found here include DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, Bed Bath & Beyond, Ross and Best Buy. There is also a Chuck E. Cheese’s and a Cinema Arts Theatres for entertainment and fun. Tyson’s Corner Mall in Tyson’s is one of the standout shopping venues in the county. This luxurious mall has hundreds of upscale stores, eateries, plus a cinema and an elevated outdoor plaza.

Another notable venue is Epicure Cafe. This creative cafe offers a cool roof deck and Mediterranean-style eats, beer, wine and live acoustic music. A popular live music venue can be found in Vienna at the Barns at Wolf Trap—an intimate, high-caliber performance theatre in a charming space with great acoustics. 29 Diner is one of the most visited restaurants in the county. This old-school 1940s-era diner serves up typical comfort food faves like cheeseburgers, 24/7. Bollywood Bistro is chic Indian restaurant situated in downtown Fairfax. Traditional Bollywood music plays while vintage eats and drinks are served among photos of Indian movie stars.

Enjoying the Great Outdoors and Events in Fairfax

Fall Festival is held in historic downtown Fairfax on the second Saturday in October. The event includes more than 500 crafts, arts and food vendors while attracting over 35,000 attendees year-round. Other festivals include Chocolate Lovers Festival, Irish Festival, The Holiday Craft Show and Fall for the Book Festival. Fairfax County also boasts many protected areas and a total of 390 county parks, including the Mason Neck State Park, the George Washington Memorial Park and the Elizabeth Hartwell National Wildlife Refuge.

Traveling Around Fairfax County

The intersection of Route 50 and Route 29 is located in Fairfax City. In addition, there are several other major highways running through Fairfax County including the Capitol Beltway, I-95, I-395 and I-66. The latter runs from east-west and provides direct access to major destinations like Arlington, Centreville and Washington, DC. Dulles International Airport is just to the west of Reston and can be reached via Route 267. Reagan National Airport is located in Arlington and can be accessed via I-66 or by Metro. The county has multiple Metro stations including stops on the Washington Metro’s Orange, Blue, Yellow and Silver lines.

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Fairfax Courthouse

Real Estate Market Stats

Basic Stats Overview

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, Last Updated: 6/19/2018
M/M Y/Y
Homes for Sale 2,761 -4.3% -21.4%
Months Inventory 2.10 -4.8% -20.5%
Contracts Pending 2,465 -7.2% -9.6%
Solds: 90 Day 4,859 +15.7% +1.2%
Average List Price/Sold Price 99.31% +0.2% +0.4%
Active/Pending Ratio 1.12 +2.7% -10.7%
Average Price M/M Y/Y
Active $979,262 +2.0% +7.7%
Pending $639,465 -0.9% +2.4%
90 Day Sold $588,400 +2.6% +3.3%
Median Price
Active $724,900 +2.1% +7.6%
Pending $545,000 -2.7% +2.8%
90 Day Sold $530,000 +2.3% +3.5%
Days on Market
Active 79.40 +11.9% +13.3%
Pending 25.30 +4.3% -21.9%
90 Day Sold 20.39 -21.9% -27.9%
M/M Y/Y
Homes for Sale 1,857 -5.6% -20.0%
Months Inventory 2.81 -6.0% -18.9%
Contracts Pending 1,343 -9.7% -10.1%
Solds: 90 Day 2,499 +17.8% -1.1%
Average List Price/Sold Price 99.06% +0.2% +0.3%
Active/Pending Ratio 1.38 +3.6% -9.4%
Average Price M/M Y/Y
Active $1,231,910 +3.1% +7.4%
Pending $828,607 -0.7% +1.4%
90 Day Sold $763,871 +1.7% +3.6%
Median Price
Active $925,000 +2.7% +8.1%
Pending $695,000 -0.7% +2.2%
90 Day Sold $670,000 +1.8% +3.4%
Days on Market
Active 89.69 +12.4% +11.5%
Pending 29.87 +6.4% -23.3%
90 Day Sold 23.48 -24.8% -26.5%
M/M Y/Y
Homes for Sale 501 -4.8% -21.2%
Months Inventory 1.19 -5.0% -17.6%
Contracts Pending 763 -2.8% -4.6%
Solds: 90 Day 1,588 +15.0% +6.1%
Average List Price/Sold Price 100.11% +0.1% +0.3%
Active/Pending Ratio 0.66 -1.5% -15.2%
Average Price M/M Y/Y
Active $528,509 +0.4% +5.4%
Pending $465,470 -0.3% +3.7%
90 Day Sold $460,567 +1.6% +4.4%
Median Price
Active $489,000 +0.8% +8.0%
Pending $439,900 -0.9% +4.5%
90 Day Sold $435,000 +1.2% +3.5%
Days on Market
Active 47.13 +15.5% +16.0%
Pending 16.30 +12.1% -11.9%
90 Day Sold 13.47 -13.1% -13.8%
M/M Y/Y
Homes for Sale 403 +2.2% -28.0%
Months Inventory 1.75 +2.9% -33.1%
Contracts Pending 359 -7.5% -18.4%
Solds: 90 Day 772 +10.5% -1.2%
Average List Price/Sold Price 98.86% +0.2% +0.5%
Active/Pending Ratio 1.12 +8.9% -8.0%
Average Price M/M Y/Y
Active $375,440 +1.7% +5.3%
Pending $301,696 +5.3% +6.4%
90 Day Sold $283,344 +1.8% +3.9%
Median Price
Active $299,500 +0.4% +0.8%
Pending $264,900 +3.7% +1.8%
90 Day Sold $265,000 +2.3% +3.8%
Days on Market
Active 72.08 +6.6% +20.2%
Pending 27.36 -9.7% -22.8%
90 Day Sold 24.60 -23.5% -41.8%

How Much is Available?

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, Active Inventory
The number of Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA homes listed for sale. Lower inventory favors sellers in negotiations.

How Many Months of Inventory?

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, Months Inventory
The number of homes listed for sale in Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA divided by the number of homes sold in one month. Higher inventory favors buyers.

More Actives or More Pendings?

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, Active/Pending Ratio
Ratio of homes in Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA listed for sale versus those under contract. The lower the number, the hotter the market.

Are Sellers Negotiating?

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, List/Sold Ratio
Shows a comparison between the final sales price of homes sold in Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA versus their list price.

What is Average?

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, Average Sale Price (90 Days)
Average list price of homes for sale in Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA

How Fast Are They Selling?

Data Source: MRIS Listing Data, Days on Market (Sold Listings 90 Days)
Average days from Listing Date to Sold Date for Homes for Sale in Fairfax County, VA homes that sold in the past 90 days.

Fairfax County Neighborhoods

Homes for Sale in Alexandria, VA
313 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $575,000
Homes for Sale in McLean, VA
144 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $882,500
Homes for Sale in Falls Church, VA
185 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $625,000
Homes for Sale in Annandale, VA
99 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $579,950
Homes for Sale in Mount Vernon, VA
125 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $574,875
Homes for Sale in Kingstowne, VA
18 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $532,500
Homes for Sale in Burke, VA
69 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $505,000
Homes for Sale in Lorton, VA
99 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $499,000
Homes for Sale in Fairfax Station, VA
66 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $800,000
Homes for Sale in Fairfax, VA
346 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $579,900
Tysons Corner, VA
239 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $882,500
Homes for Sale in Vienna, VA
206 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $838,450
Oakton, VA
63 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $781,750
Homes for Sale in Centreville, VA
96 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $407,000
Clifton, VA
67 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $760,000
Homes for Sale in Chantilly, VA
78 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $546,000
Homes for Sale in Reston, VA
166 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $476,500
Homes for Sale in Herndon, VA
71 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $500,000
Homes for Sale in Great Falls, VA
166 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $1,280,000
Franconia, VA
58 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $500,000
Springfield, VA
125 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $499,500
Homes for Sale in Dunn Loring, VA
172 Homes for Sale
Today's Median Price $874,900