Which Charlottesville Communities Made Buyers’ Wish Lists in 2017?

Charlottesville and Albemarle County are wonderful places to live! With a true four-season climate, world-class education, and plenty of year-round activities, our area continues to attract people from all over the state and all over country.

Though there are dozens of desirable neighborhoods around Charlottesville, there are five in particular that draw the most attention from home buyers. Can you guess what they are?

Guess the Top Charlottesville Neighborhoods

1. This One’s Known for Its Size — 1,400 Homes!

Hint: We’ve written about this large community numerous times before. Charlottesville home buyers not only have plenty of choices when it comes to homes (and duplexes and townhomes), but they also have access to ample amenities in this neighborhood. Can you guess which community this is?

soccer fields in a popular Charlottesville neighborhood

Soccer fields are among this neighborhood’s many amenities. Can you guess which neighborhood this is?

2. This One Backs to the Rivanna River

Hint: One of the newest communities on the Charlottesville real estate market, this popular neighborhood backs against the river and a nature preserve. Trails connect it with the Downtown Mall. Can you guess which community this is?

kayakers paddling down a river

Paddling adventures are just steps from home in this community. Do you know this neighborhood?

3. This One Offers Million-Dollar Estate Homes

Hint: Tucked within acres of scenic countryside, this popular estate community is one of the most luxurious available in the Charlottesville area. Distant mountain views and gently rolling hills dominate the local landscape. Can you guess which community this is?

rolling hills and pastoral fields

This luxury community is best known for its pastoral views. Can you guess which neighborhood this is?

4. This One Features Homes with Acreage

Hint: Like the previous community on our list, this one is another luxury enclave in Charlottesville that is best known its manor homes. You’ll find some impressive properties here with upwards of 8,000 square feet and lots of about 20 acres! Can you guess which community this is?

country setting in a quiet community

This Charlottesville neighborhood is also known for its rural setting. Take a guess and find out if you’re right!

5. This One’s Known for Its Location

Hint: While this neighborhood is located right next to a large residential development and only minutes from the Downtown Mall, it feels secluded. You might even spot the Blue Ridge Mountains from this newer neighborhood. Can you guess which community this is?

rolling hills and mature trees

Rolling hills like these are common in this neighborhood. Can you guess what it is?

Are These Neighborhoods on Your Wish List?

Whether you’re a longtime resident or are relocating to Charlottesville, we can help you find your new home in a community you’ll love. Contact us to learn more about living in these popular neighborhoods!