Lennar will offer 5 colonial style single-family homes at Liberty Knolls West. This is a 51 lot subdivision which is directly across from Colonial Forge High School on Courthouse Road (Route 630) in Stafford County. A start date of September 2017 is the target for home sales. The homes in Liberty Knolls West should match the home designs planned for Westbury Glen Manor subdivision in Aldie (Loudoun County). Expect to see a colonial home series with 4-6 bedrooms and 2-3 car garages. These are 2-level homes with unfinished basements as standard.
Chancellorsville Crossing of Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County is the newest subdivision by Ryan Homes of single-family homes in the Fredericksburg area. Home designs at Chancellorsville offer single level floor plans with entry level bedrooms. This subdivision will have 125 homes when finished with 1/2 acre home sites and is just east of the Chancellorsville Battlefield on Route 3.
Palermo: Beginning at 2,264 finished sq. ft. with 4-5 bedrooms, 2.5-3.5 bathrooms and a 2-car garage.
Springmanor: Beginning at 3,073 finished sq. ft. with 3-4 bedrooms, 2-3 bedrooms and 2-car garage. This is single-level floor plan with 3 bedrooms on the main level.
Rome: Beginning at 3,647 finished sq. ft. with 4-5 bedrooms, 2.5-3.5 bathrooms and 2-car garage. This is a very popular floor plan in the Ryan Homes single-family homes collection.
Corsica: Beginning at 3,976 finished sq. ft. with 4-5 bedrooms, 2.5-3.5 bathrooms and 2-car… Continue reading
Powells Landing Townhouse in Woodbridge, Virginia
This Stanley Martin Homes townhouse was built in 2014. It is the Madison floor plan with 3 finished levels, 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 2,736 finished square feet, and 2-car garage. It is in Powells Landing subdivision in Woodbridge, Virginia (Prince William County). Among several upgrades at 1765 Swinksville Court are 12″ by 12″ and 12′ by 9″ tile in all bathrooms, upgraded raised panel 42″ birch cabinets, Whirlpool cooktop and side-by-side refrigerator, and finished full basement bathroom. This home has been occupied for less than 1 year. It is in new condition. The asking price for this immediate occupancy town home is $379,000. The listing number is PW8754553.
Powells Landing Commuting and Shopping
The town homes of Powell’s Landing are 1.5 miles from Jefferson Davis Highway (U. S. Route 1). Interstate 95 exit 156 (Dale City/Rippon Landing), Virginia Railway Express Rippon and… Continue reading
This newly renovated 3 floor split-level single-family home is at 11563 Lucasville Road Manassas, Virginia 20110. This Manassas home for sale on 2 acres has an asking price of $419,000. The listing reference number is PW8655530.
Features for 11563 Lucasville Road Manassas Prince William County
These city-style garage town homes are Olde Towne Square surrounded by Center Street, Zebedee Street (Route 28), Fairview Avenue, and Quarry Road in Old Town Manassas. The homes pictured here are as follows:
Aston (1,294 finished sq. ft. with 2 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms).
Corby (1,675 finished sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms).
Dunbar (1,768 finished sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms).
Kingston (1,984 finished sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms).
Sudbury (2,196 finished sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms).
Built by Van Metre Homes between 2012-2015 these town homes come with a one-car detached garage. The base prices were from $304,000 to $340,000. The design center with many interior upgrades was listed at the highest price in this 59 home community.
The 3-bedroom floor plans have an open kitchen and great room on the lower level,… Continue reading
The Avalon is the most built home design by Ryan Homes at Liberty Knolls subdivision in Stafford County. It features a two-story foyer dividing formal living and dining rooms, each featuring standard 9 foot ceilings. The main level feature is the two-story family room next to a gourmet kitchen with double wall ovens, gas cooktop, spacious pantry closet, and center island. The home office can become a fifth bedroom (optional). The second floor owner’s suite includes a soaking bathtub, separate shower, two vanities, toilet closet, and a huge closet enclosed in a separate room. The single floor family room option includes adding a sitting area to the owners suite. This option also places a private bathroom in the second bedroom, and the size of the fourth bedroom increases. Standard features include four bedrooms, gas fireplace, gourmet kitchen, two-car garage, and unfinished basement. The single-family… Continue reading
George Washington Village in Stafford County
George Washington Village is the newest housing community under review by the Stafford County Planning Commission. If approved it will be the largest master planned community in Stafford County. George Washington Village would be built on 1,051 acres between Courthouse Road (Route 630) and Ramoth Church Road (Route 628). The scale of this project would create a residential and commercial community from Interstate 95 exits 140 (Stafford) to 136 (Centreport Parkway). If approved, George Washington Village will create a residential neighborhood bordering Colonial Forge at Augustine subdivision to Interstate 95 while connecting Mine Road (Route 684) to Stafford Regional Airport.
The initial (unapproved) plans for George Washington Village have 2,900 homes (1, 907 single-family detached homes, 300 town homes, and 750 apartments), 1.8 million square feet of commercial development featuring a town center complex, and 400 acres of open land. The main entrance to… Continue reading
Northern Virginia and Fredericksburg Real Estate Statistics
The regional statistics (listed below) for Northern Virginia (Alexandria City, Arlington County, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, Falls Church City, Fauquier County, Loudoun County, Manassas City, Manassas Park City, and Prince William County), and the Rappahannock Region (Caroline County, Culpeper County, Fredericksburg City, King George County, Madison County, Orange County, Rappahannock County, Spotsylvania County, and Stafford County) represent home sales for November 2012 through November 2013 (year-over-year), and the difference between October 2013 and November 2013 (month-over-month) home sales.
Northern Virginia: (year) -16.15% (month) -19.06%.
Rappahannock Region: -1.27% (year) -4.43% (month).
Median Sold Price
Northern Virginia: $401,000 +3.56% (year) +0.25% (month).
Rappahannock Region: $231,450 +9.71% (year) -1.93% (month).
Average Sold Price
Northern Virginia: $458,772 +1.71 (year) -1.33% (month).
Rappahannock Region: $263,247 +7.01% (year) +0.46% (month).
Average Days on Market
Northern Virginia: 43 days -12.24% (year) +13.16 (month).
Rappahannock Region: 87 days +16%… Continue reading
Attempting to buy a home can be time-consuming and confusing. This includes purchasing a home directly from a builder. Before you drive through communities following roadside directories and directional signs for new homes, click here to learn of the hazards of buying a new home without the representation of an experienced Realtor. We have also documented our experiences as the real estate broker, and sales manager for a regional builder in Stafford County, Fredericksburg, King George County, and Spotsylvania County. It is a detailed article about builder contracts, and the sales process when purchasing a new home. It is a must read for anyone buying a home from a builder.
Here are the basics for simplifying the home buying process.
(1) Use an experienced Realtor. Contact an experienced full-time agent. With more than 1,000 homes sold we have experienced and worked through any roadblock which could… Continue reading