Homes For Sale in Fairfax City Virginia

Homes For Sale In Fairfax City

This page is for anyone looking for different types of homes for sale in Fairfax City VA.

You may be looking from out of state to relocate. Or possibly, moving from a different area in Northern Virginia.

Either way, we are here to help you with your real estate goals. There are lots of nuances to the market. Every market is different. Even within the same town you will find areas affected by different factors.

I lived in Fairfax City for two decades of my life, and today own multiple properties there. I have watched it transform over the years.

If you are looking to buy a home in the area, we can help you navigate the different types of homes and neighborhoods.

Single Family Homes

The majority of sales in Fairfax City are detached single family homes. There are some great neighborhoods in the area. The lots area relatively large, and have mature trees and some park lands.

A couple of my favorite neighborhoods for single family homes are Little River Hills and Fairfax Acres.

Price Change - 6 days ago
$1,270,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BEDS
8
TOTAL BATHS
5,341
SQFT
3607 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Layton Hall Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 5 PM UTC
$649,888
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,335
SQFT
10102 Cornwall Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
Country Club Hills Subdivision
Price Change - 6 days ago
$1,049,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
4,220
SQFT
3501 Queen Anne Drive Lot 26a #LOT 26A
Fairfax, VA 22030
Fairmont Estates Subdivision
$1,075,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BEDS
6
TOTAL BATHS
5,435
SQFT
10004 Terry Street
Fairfax, VA 22031
Fairview Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 5 PM UTC
$675,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,128
SQFT
3227 Sherman Street
Fairfax, VA 22030
Mosby Woods Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$699,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,014
SQFT
3526 Country Hill Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Fairmont Estates Subdivision
Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$698,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
3,184
SQFT
10602 Moore Street
Fairfax, VA 22030
Moore And Oliver Subdivision
Short Sale
$849,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
4,328
SQFT
10601 Oak Place
Fairfax, VA 22030
Fairfax Acres Subdivision

Townhomes

There are a good selection of townhome clusters in Fairfax City. There are some neighborhoods of older townhomes and also areas of newer luxury townhomes.

Covington is a good example. If you are looking for townhomes in the greater Fairfax area, check out my guide here.

Price Change - 4 days ago
$559,900
Townhouse For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
1,428
SQFT
4187 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Courthouse Square Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$950,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
3,305
SQFT
10667 Yorktown Court
Fairfax, VA 22030
Jaguar Yorktown Subdivision
Price Change - 5 days ago
$660,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,427
SQFT
10719 Viognier Terrace
Fairfax, VA 22030
Mount Vineyard Subdivision
$825,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,840
SQFT
3500 Pickett Road Beecher Model #BEECHER MODEL
Fairfax, VA 22031
Sutton Heights Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$1,125,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,380
SQFT
3500 Pickett Road Cary Model #CARY MODEL
Fairfax, VA 22031
Sutton Heights Subdivision
New Listing - 7 days online
$775,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,165
SQFT
4315 Excelsior Place
Fairfax, VA 22030
Chancery Park Subdivision

Condos

Condos make up a good portion of homes for sale in Fairfax City. There are a couple of large condo buildings that are sought after by both investors and homeowners.

Lyndhurst is a great example of a community on Main St. in Fairfax.

New Listing - yesterday
$479,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,260
SQFT
Providence Square #203
10328 Sager Avenue 203
Fairfax, VA 22030
New Listing - yesterday
$650,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,625
SQFT
Providence Square #405
10328 Sager Avenue 405
Fairfax, VA 22030
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$665,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,625
SQFT
Providence Square #220
10328 Sager Avenue 220
Fairfax, VA 22030
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$274,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
940
SQFT
10570 Main Street 203 #203
Fairfax, VA 22030
Main Street Green Subdivision
$529,180
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,045
SQFT
None Available #324
10711 Fairfax Boulevard 324
Fairfax, VA 22031
$537,030
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,173
SQFT
None Available #221
10711 Fairfax Boulevard 221
Fairfax, VA 22031
New Listing - 4 days online
$530,260
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,064
SQFT
None Available #234
10711 Fairfax Boulevard 234
Fairfax, VA 22031
New Listing - 4 days online
$573,280
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,175
SQFT
None Available #127
10711 Fairfax Boulevard 127
Fairfax, VA 22031

New Homes

Depending on the market cycle, there are a selection of new construction homes to choose from.

This is a combination of single family homes where an old home was, and also some condo and townhome communities.

Fairfax City has an array of older single family homes with no HOAs, which makes new construction homes popular in these neighborhoods.

For more information about new homes in Northern VA, check out my new home guide.

Open House Sun, Jun 26, 4 PM UTC
$899,990
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,108
SQFT
Fairgrounds Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
None Available Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 4 PM UTC
$799,990
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
1,934
SQFT
3735 Mayors Way A #A
Fairfax, VA 22030
None Available Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 4 PM UTC
$919,990
Townhouse For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,150
SQFT
3735 Mayors Way D #D
Fairfax, VA 22030
None Available Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 4 PM UTC
$1,149,990
Townhouse For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
3,164
SQFT
3735 Mayors Way C1 #C1
Fairfax, VA 22030
None Available Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 4 PM UTC
$1,049,990
Townhouse For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,398
SQFT
3735 Mayors Way E-1 #E-1
Fairfax, VA 22030
None Available Subdivision
$1,499,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
7
BEDS
7
TOTAL BATHS
5,974
SQFT
10827 Woodland Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Warren Woods Subdivision
$1,079,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
4,364
SQFT
4222 Lamarre Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Fairfax Subdivision
Open House Sun, Jun 26, 4 PM UTC
$1,034,990
Townhouse For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
2,738
SQFT
3735 Mayors Way F #F
Fairfax, VA 22030
None Available Subdivision

More About Fairfax City

The area has been listed as one of the best places to live by multiple publications over the years. It is a top destination to become a homeowner in Northern VA.

Whether you work in Virginia or DC, it accessible but also not cramped.

Not only is Fairfax City a beautiful location, but it has one of the strongest public school systems, a high median salary, and a history of ranking highly as a destination for small businesses nationwide.

Because of this, Fairfax City has a historically strong economy as well as a lot of unique businesses, shops, and restaurants.

Things To Do & Amenities

• Old Town Fairfax

Old Town is a quaint, walkable area filled with historic buildings you can get to via Main St (236).

This is a great spot to come and bring kids, get lunch, have a meeting or sit and relax in the outdoor gardens.

There are also some long standing restaurants that offer both great meals and great nightlife.

• Parks

There are several parks in Fairfax City that are a fun place to enjoy. Daniels Run has an extensive trail system great for running, walking or biking.

Van Dyke park is central to the area and has a skatepark for scooters/skateboarders.

• Sports

You can find golf, soccer fields, running trails, an ice rink and also private youth leagues and gyms to join.

• Shopping

You can find a good mix of both local shops in Old Town and also chain stores on Pickett Road. There is a good mix of shops coming through the area at any given time.

• Dining

Old Town and the surrounding area is a great place to find food, everything from high end sit down dining to fast casual and fast food.

• Getting Around

Fairfax City is not a long drive to the Fairfax metro stop on the orange line, and they also run their own bus line (CUE Bus).

• George Mason University

The GMU campus is technically not in Fairfax City, but on the Fairfax County side right over the line, at the end of University Drive.

The proximity to Fairfax City gives the real estate a big boost, both for investment properties and primary homes.

George Mason is a large employer in the area as well as being a sought after University.

Selling Your Property & Market Stats

Median Sale Price

This chart will update monthly, and shows the average sales price of homes, by the month, in Fairfax City and also the change year over year if you hover.

This is a good starting point for seeing where the market currently.

Because each property is unique, the best way to know how much your home would sell for is to reach out to an expert.

Subdivisions

Here are some popular communities to explore in Fairfax City.

Moving Here

Fairfax City is a convenient location to live; just outside of Washington D.C. and the perfect combination of City and suburb.

It is near the center of Fairfax County, it provides a mixture of vintage charm with innovation and unique experiences.

This makes it the perfect place to live for anyone who wants the convenience of a city but the feeling of a community.

Ready to make a move here? Get in touch below and one of our team of qualified experts will reach out to you.

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Will Rodgers

Will Rodgers is a real estate expert, creator of this site and partner at the Alper Real Estate Group. Will has been sought after by many major publications for his expertise and creates sought after content for buyers, sellers and investors.