Reston is widely known as America’s first planned community and is a model for new community developments throughout the United States and Europe. Designed by its founder—Robert E. Simon—Reston features unique European-style plazas to encourage social interaction, regularly scheduled free outdoor concerts, farmer’s markets, and special events. There are paved walking paths throughout town which weave behind homes and under roads so that the entire community is pedestrian accessible.
There are over 16 pools and 20 tennis courts, biking and hiking trails and access to the W&OD bike trail which passes through Reston and extends from beyond Leesburg all the way to D.C. The overall theme is that it is the perfect place to Live, Work, and Play.
Sign up to have new listings in Reston, Virginia sent directly to your inbox.
The Reston Town Center is exactly that—the center of town. It includes corporate offices of many Top 50 Fortune 500 companies, as well as an amazing array of shopping, dining, and evening hotspots from places as casual as Ted’s Bulletin, to Morton’s Steakhouse to wine bars and everything in between. There is an ice-skating rink in the fall and winter, and a free outdoor concert pavilion in the summer. People who live further west (in Loudoun County) also treat the Reston Town Center as their downtown, when they are ready to shop, relax, and enjoy dinner out with family and friends.
There are numerous architectural choices throughout Reston from mid-century ramblers, to 1970’s contemporaries, as well as traditional colonial and Victorian style homes. In addition, there are a growing number of condominiums (both high-rise and mid-rise). You can also find townhomes located everywhere from near the very urban setting of the Reston Town Center to homes on one of areas lakes, or deep in the woods on large private lots. Browse the newest real estate listings in Reston, VA.
There are too many annual events to list them all—Reston hosts hundreds of community events each year from films and festivals to cookouts, fun runs and rock concerts! Below are some of our favorites:
There are also many activities locals can participate in year-round. Below are some highlights:
Contact AveryHess to start your search for homes for sale in Reston, VA today. Don’t wait any longer—your dream home is waiting for you!
Residential Market Trend Graphs