The combination of easy walkability, amenities, good condition, a second bedroom, and a parking spot can be elusive for buyers with budgets over $400,000 in the DC area.
In Fairfax County, northern Virginia, the median selling price of a home was $695,000 in April, according to Bright MLS. But with patience and perseverance, it’s possible to find a home in a location you want without exceeding your comfort level on price.
For example, the condo at 12001 Market St. #259 in Reston Town Center is priced at $399,000. Monthly condo fees are $498 and annual property taxes are $4,907.
Condo fees include access to an exercise room, party room, pool, and all Reston community centers, pools, tennis courts, trails, and activities. In addition, fees cover water, garbage and snow removal, management, reserve fund, maintenance of common areas and janitorial services. The building is pet friendly and this unit includes two parking spaces in a garage.
Located in the middle of downtown Reston, residents can take the elevator up or down to restaurants, shops, a cinema, and an open plaza with outdoor concerts, festivals, a farmers market, and more. warm weather events in a space that becomes an ice rink in the winter. The Reston Regional Library is within walking distance, as well as the Reston Town Center tube station on the Silver Line, which is due to open later in 2022.
The 1,047 square foot unit features two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The unit has an open floor plan with hardwood floors in the living room and dining room, ceiling fans, and bedrooms located on either side of the living room for added privacy. The kitchen has a tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances including a gas stove, and the gas water heater was recently replaced. The unit has its own washer and dryer, gas heating and central air conditioning.
Affected schools include Lake Anne Elementary, Langston Hughes Middle and South Lakes High.
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For more information, contact Realtor Carl Bender with Compass at 703-593-6699.