A project to redevelop a portion of the Vantage Hill condominiums property in Reston with townhouses is barreling to ultimate approval from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors.
At a Nov. 16 meeting, the Fairfax County Planning Fee unanimously really useful approval of a plan to switch an deserted swimming pool on the property at 11600 Vantage Hill Highway with 28 townhouses.
Hunter Mill District Planning Commissioner John Carter mentioned the undertaking is essential to assist stabilize an present reasonably priced housing group in Reston.
“It’s a small undertaking with a big impression on an older neighborhood,” Carter mentioned.
The plan by Craftmark Homes will assist the 152-unit condominium constructing on the property shore up for essential upgrades and upkeep wants. The sale of the property will tackle a backlog of long-needed upgrades.
In response to considerations from space residents, the developer refined its proffers to protect extra native plans and incorporate electrical car charging stations.
Every townhouse unit could have the chance to construct a charging station and set up photo voltaic panels, whereas the rental models could have the potential for 5 further charging stations, Carter mentioned.
The developer additionally tweaked its proffers to supply particulars for the timing of building and general administration of the location when building begins.
The change was made in response to considerations from residents of Mediterranean Villa, a residential group adjoining to the undertaking space.