If you have flown into Dulles International Airport, you probably noticed this very cool looking glass building peaking above the tree line off to your left as you head up toward the Beltway.
What is it? It is the Center for Innovative Technology in Herndon VA.
Known locally as: "You know.....that inverted glass pyramid building off the Dulles Toll Road".....CIT just celebrated 25 years of helping co-ordinate and advance Virginia's technology development.
I love to photograph CIT for obvious reasons. Check out the fall colors as reflected in this beautiful building below:
If you just heard that you have to relocate to Herndon VA from the cosmopolitan area you know call home and are afraid that you will be letting life pass you by as you come to some place out of the movie "Deliverance".....don't worry.
Herndon is one of the nation's leading lights that you never heard of.
Herndon has 10 hotels, dozens of restaurants,and millions of square feet of high end office space...where there are JOBS!
Located in Fairfax County Virginia, Herndon enjoys an unemployment rate of less than half the national average and provides high income job opportunities as the county's technology hub.
If you are not familiar with the Northern Virginia area, Fairfax County ranks #1 in the nation for household income level among large US counties. Our neighbor Loudoun County, ranks #1 for median family income for all counties regardless of size.
So yes you will be able to find a Starbucks....
Five to be exact, in the Herndon zip codes...
...AND Five more in Reston VA, Herndon's neighbor.
Herndon offers Classic residences...
....And Newer Classic residences....
If you are relocating to the Herndon VA area and need real estate assistance, please drop us an email.
As former denizens of high tech-dom.... (GTE for Jan and Control Data for Steve) and 20 year residents of Herndon... we understand your world and can help you relocate here with a minimum of frustration :-)
You can set up your own private Herndon home search right here: Jan and Steve's Listingbook.