Fairfax County located in Northern Virginia, about 15 miles from D.C., has a population estimated to be approximately 1,129,330 people, making it the most populous jurisdiction in the Commonwealth of Virginia, with 13.6% of Virginia’s population. Fairfax County is home to the headquarters of the CIA, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, National Reconnaissance Office, National Counterterrorism Center, and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. It also houses ten Fortune 500 companies. The area is known for its rich historical background rooted in the Revolutionary and Civil War. The home of President George Washington continues to draw tourists to the area.This all serves as a backdrop to one of the Northern Virginia’s most fast paced real estate markets. From high rise condos to expansive mansions situated on large acre lots, Fairfax County has a home for every budget. Whether you want new construction or a historic renovation project, be sure to check out the listings here first.