Living in Reston

Living in Reston, Virginia

Reston VA Town Square

When Robert E. Simon envisioned Reston he saw a community that would allow people to move from one type of housing to the next as their lives changed. “Live, Work, Play” — truly what Reston is all about. No matter what stage of life – first time home buyer, full house or empty nester –Reston really does have something for everyone.

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Living in Reston

Reston has long been recognized both nationally and internationally as one of the best places to live because of its wide array of recreational offerings, a variety of housing styles, a vast amount of parkland, pedestrian access, and proximity to both Washington DC and Dulles International Airport.

Residents also express a sense of community and belonging - unlike any other traditional suburban community. Reston has been repeatedly ranked nationally among the top places to live.

Working in Reston

Reston sits square in the middle of the Dulles Corridor—where small and large businesses thrive just minutes from Dulles International Airport and only 25 miles from the nation’s capital.

About one-third of Reston’s residents live and work in the community and enjoy a quality of life that is unique and highly valued. More than fifty-five miles of pathways connect people to places and encourage walking, jogging, and biking to work.

Play in Reston

Reston has a wide variety of recreational and cultural opportunities for people of every age and walk of life.

Reston Parks & Recreational Facilities

Reston Centers for the Arts

Top Neighborhoods in Reston

Explore these popular neighborhoods to find the perfect fit for your lifestyle:

Each neighborhood offers unique benefits, from lakefront living to vibrant urban centers. For detailed guides on each area, visit our Neighborhood Guides below.

Explore Reston with Our Neighborhood Guides:

Lakefront Living Guide | Neighborhood Guide | Video Guides | Walkability Guide

Buying in Reston

Buying a home in Reston, Virginia, offers a unique blend of vibrant urban living and serene natural beauty. With top neighborhoods like North Reston, South Reston, and Reston Town Center, there is something for everyone, whether you are a first-time home buyer or looking to upgrade. From quiant homes to luxury residences, Reston caters to diverse needs and budgets. Explore our comprehensive Reston home buying guide to get started on your journey to finding your dream home.

First-Time Home Buyers

Check out our beginner’s guide with essential tips and advice for First-Time Home Buyers.

Home Buyer Checklist

Make sure you're prepared with our comprehensive Home Buyer Checklist.

Find Your Dream Home

Ready to find your perfect home? Use our advanced search page to start your search today and find your dream home.

Mortgage Resources

Find valuable information and tools to help you navigate the mortgage process in our Mortgage Resources section.

Buying Foreclosures & Short Sales

Learn how to find and purchase foreclosed homes and short sales in Reston with our Buying Foreclosures & Short Sales guide.

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If you have questions about Reston or would like more information on the real estate market, contact me today. I'm here to help you find your perfect home in this vibrant community.

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