Although housing markets improved in many parts of the nation in 2012, the housing economy in Virginia, Northern Virginia in particular, experienced an even greater uptick in 2012. The total sold dollar volume increased nearly 20 percent from the year prior. This hotbed of activity is not a mere fortuitous happening, either. Northern Virginia, its proximity to the nations capital, and its industry attract a lot of talent to its borders, and subsequently is considered one of the most affluent areas of the U.S. In fact, of American areas that have median incomes greater than $100,000, Northern Virginia is home to two.
Approximately one hour west of Washington D.C. and within picturesque Shenandoah Valley, is Front Royal real estate, the county seat of Warren County. Front Royal has had significance since the Civil War and is home to many places and districts ranked on the National Register of Historic Places including the scenic Skyline Drive, which wends its way through Virginias Blue Ridge Mountain range. This beauteous landscape and easy access to major metropolitan areas is part of the allure of Front Royal real estate.
Front Royal real estate and homes for sale front royal and Winchester va homes for sale surpass the national average. Homes sale averages hovered around $200,000 according to Trulia.com, a site that details more than 4.5 million home sale and rental listings each month. In addition to residential, commercial Front Royal real estate and Winchester VA real estate is available.