Little River Turnpike leads right into the heart of Annandale. Eighteenth century manor homes and well-established neighborhoods highlight the charm of this Washington, D.C. suburb. In recent years, the outdoor appearance of the central business district, Annandale Village Center, has been improved, pleasing both commercial and residential owners of Annandale real estate.
Annandale real estate owners enjoy the amenities characteristic of most D.C. suburbs, yet its large international population ensures a variety of specialty shops and ethnic restaurants as well. Northern Virginia Community College, the largest higher eduction institution in the state, has one of its six campuses located in Annandale.
Many commuters choose to buy Annandale real estate because of its location just ten miles form the nation’s capital. Families, however, are attracted to Annandale real estate thanks to the excellent educational opportunities offered by Fairfax County public schools. In addition, Annandale has a crime index much lower than the national average, making it an ideal location for families, singles and retirees alike.