BOUNDARIES: North Shore Drive to the west and north, Fairway Drive to the south, and Wiehle Avenue to the east.

SCHOOLS: Lake Anne Elementary School, Forest Edge Elementary School, Langston Hughes Middle School, South Lakes High School.

HOME SALES: In the past six months, two single-family houses, 18 townhouses and 14 condominiums have sold, at prices ranging from $154,000 to $750,000, according to Eve Thompson of Long & Foster. Two single-family houses, six townhouses and four condos are on the market, ranging in price from $160,000 to $625,000.

WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE: Washington Plaza shops and restaurants, North Shore pool, Reston Community Center at Lake Anne, and more than 50 miles of paved walking and biking paths.

WITHIN FIVE MINUTES BY CAR: Reston Town Center, Hidden Creek Country Club, Reston Zoo, Lake Fairfax Park.

TRANSIT: The Dulles Toll Road, is nearby and bus routes run to the West Falls Church Metro station and to Tysons Corner. Metro’s Silver Line, under construction, will come within about a mile and a half by 2013.