Located between the major metropolitan areas of Washington, D.C. and Richmond, VA, the communities of Falmouth and Aquia Harbor offer the advantages of small town living as well as plenty of opportunities for big city fun and excitement. Aquia Harbor and Falmouth are located within Stafford County just minutes from Quantico Marine base. The towns are committed to maintaining the rural atmosphere enjoyed by their residents. (more)
With main railway lines spanning the county and an ideal location along the I-95 corridor, residents of Aquia Harbor and Falmouth have easy access to excellent transportation systems. Many residents commute by rail into the D.C. Metro Area on the Virginia Railway Express (VRE). The climate is relatively mild, with cool winters, colorful autumns, and warm springs and summers.
Bounded by the Potomac River to the east and the Rappahannock River to the south, the Aquia Harbor and Falmouth communities offer a variety of outdoor activities such as boating, fishing, hiking and golfing. Although agriculture is still a dominant industry in Stafford County, newly developed Internet technology companies are locating in Virginia and bringing with them many new and exciting employment opportunities for the residents of the two communities. Aquia Harbor and Falmouth also have a public library system rated one of America's best, quality education is a high priority for residents.
Falmouth and Aquia Harbor real estate offerings include townhouses, condominiums and single-family homes for sale, including some located along lush, well-maintained golf courses. New housing developments, new schools and a fresh atmosphere make these ideal places to call home.
Local Real Estate Prices
The real estate in Falmouth presents buyers with beautiful homes that reflect the naturally gorgeous surroundings at prices that cannot be beat! Homes in Falmouth's newer neighborhoods are currently listed starting from the $300,000s. If it's a luxury home that you're looking for, a few neighborhoods to explore include Potomac Creek Estates and Belmont Hills/Ingleside. Condos and townhouses for sale in Falmouth start just under $100,000 and range up to $220,000 for brand new condos.(more)
Aquia Harbor's condominiums market has a wider range of inventory than Falmouth with condos and townhomes starting from $80,000 to $250,000 for a 3 level condo/townhome. Prices for single-family homes in Aquia Harbor start around $125,000. If you are looking for brand new homes in Moncure Estates, prices start in the mid $300,000s. Aquia Harbor offers more luxury homes to choose from than Falmouth. You can find houses in Aquia Harbor located along the waterfront with views of the Potomac River.
Falmouth and Aquia Harbor Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 22nd, 2014: homes priced around $395,596 compared to $403,119 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -2%. For Thursday, December 25th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.02%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.13%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.27%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.94%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Falmouth and Aquia Harbor VA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Falmouth and Aquia Harbor to help you find the best home!