Pimmit Hills is located next to the Tysons Corner area in Virginia. It is one of the largest communities in Fairfax County with over 1,640 homes. It was founded in 1950. Pimmit Hills is bordered by the Dulles Toll Road to the northeast, Magarity Road to the northwest, Leesburg Pike to the southwest, and Custis Memorial Parkway to the southeast. Continue reading
Whitman Ochiai is a senior at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Virginia. He produces a weekly podcast with topics ranging from an introduction to taxes, to socially conscious purchasing, to tips for online shopping, and even a basic rundown on what the Federal Reserve is. Continue reading
Franklin Farm is a residential community located in Herndon, Virginia. The neighborhood is bordered to the south by Route 50, to the north by the Dulles Toll Road, to the east by Ox Road and to the west by Dulles International Airport. There are 1,777 homes spread out across 850 acres with approximately 182 acres secured as open space. Franklin Farm is a suburb of Washington, D.C., located about 20 miles west of the White House. Continue reading
- Kings Park West is a CDP in Fairfax County, VA located southwest of Washington, D.C.
- It is bordered to the north by the George Mason CDP, to the northeast by Long Branch, to the southeast by Burke, and to the south by Fairfax Station.
- It has a population of 13,390. Continue reading
The Chateaux condos are located on Rt. 7 and Patrick Henry Drive in Falls Church, Virginia. It is a sprawling six-building complex with 108 separate residential units. Located just 22 minutes from Washington D.C., The Chateaux is the ideal place for those who work in DC. Just a short 8.6 miles on US-50 brings you right into the heart of the city. Continue reading
The Palladium at McLean condominium is located on Emerson Avenue in McLean, VA. This is a contemporary mid-rise condo community and was built in 2005. Palladium at McLean consists of 72 units with a choice of either two or three-bedroom units. The building is right next to prestigious Chain Bridge Road and is also close to the Capital Beltway, Dulles Access Road, the Silver Line Metro, and the great retail at Tysons Corner. Continue reading
Chestnut Place is bordered by Leesburg Pike, Chestnut Street, and Dale Drive in the zipcode 22043. It’s four miles west of Arlington and nine miles west of the District. It is a new development by NV Homes in Falls Church located an easy walk from West Falls Church metro and Falls Church City. It is a new community with 7 single-family homes and 46 townhomes starting in the $1 million range. The community is located off Route 7 and flanked by Dale Drive and Chestnut Street. Continue reading
Winding Brook condos is a well-established condominium and townhome community in Chantilly, VA. It is just 24 miles from downtown DC and has easy access to Routes 66 and 28, as well as Metro bus stops. Completed between 1981 and 1985, Winding Brook condos is home to 492 townhomes and condos. Many of the homes in Winding Brook have been renovated and updated within the last few years. Continue reading
South Lakes High School in Reston has been shuttered due to COVID-19 but the school’s PTSA (Parent Teacher Student Association) Food Pantry kept on working. The school’s Principal Kim Retzer said, “Since the start of all of this, Food Pantry organizers have been planning how they can continue to support our community while adhering to health department guidelines for social distancing. The dedication of the volunteers, significantly limited for safety reasons, is nothing short of amazing. They tapped into the kindness of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Herndon to continue their amazing work of getting food to needy families.” Continue reading
The Fox Lake community is an enclave nestled in the woods of Oakton, Virginia. The 183 acres is comprised of 56 homes, including approximately 26 acres of common property with exclusive private access to the lake, skating pond, equestrian riding ring and meadow, as well as walking and horse trails. Continue reading