As a public servant, you have spent years of your life serving the men and women of this country. Homes for Heroes is an organization dreamt up by people who wanted to give back to people like you.
Let us help you in your buying, selling, and refinancing, by using one of the Homes for Heroes business affiliates, and you will receive a check back from us at the end of the process.
About Homes for Heroes
After 9/11, a handful of people came together with a common goal… to dream up a way to give back to public servants for everything you do. Homes for Heroes was an idea that quickly took root and soon became a nationally acquired foundation.
There are real estate agents and business associates in nearly every U.S. state that can make this process as smooth and carefree as possible and will donate a portion of their proceeds back to you.
The Program Serves:
- Law Enforcement
- Healthcare Workers
Getting started is simple. Just sign up on the Home for Heroes website, and a local affiliate will contact you within 24 hours.If you haven’t heard from somebody within 24 hours, feel free to call the toll free number (866) 4 Heroes.The median savings for those who use the program receive over $1,500 back.
Welcome Home to Fort Belvoir
Whether you have decided on Fort Belvoir or are still considering options, remember that Homes for Heroes is a nationwide program, and can serve you wherever you decide to go.
Fort Belvoir is a family-centric town with more than 75% of houses containing married parents with children. The total population is currently under 8,000.
This friendly town has a lot to offer including, shopping, dining, parks, and family activities.
Top-Rated Place to Eat
Su Pollo is one of the top-rated restaurants in the area. With a 4.5 out of 5 stars on Yelp, the menu is as diverse as it is delicious. Each dish is plated beautifully, and the prices can’t be beaten. Make sure to stop in when you come to visit!
Things to Do With the Family
Hike or bike! Fort Belvoir has a great selection of parks and trails to take with the whole family, including The Mount Vernon Trail.This trail is part of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail which is 17 miles of paved paths in Northern Virginia.
You can go bird watching in Huntley Meadows Park. Home to over 200 species of birds, the park contains forest, wetlands, and even a historic home. This park is the largest park operated by the Fairfax County Authority with over two square miles of wildlife.
Visit Pohick Bay Regional Park and go boating, swimming, camping, or enjoy a riverfront picnic on the Potomac River. Don’t forget this park is the home of Pirate’s Cove Waterpark which is a day full of fun for the whole family.
After purchasing your home with Homes for Heroes, you will receive a check from us to you. There are many things you will want to spend it on, but please, save a slice for a special night out with your loved one.
Just minutes north of Fort Belvoir is the beautiful town of Alexandria. Take a free trip on the infamous King Street Trolley. Stroll through the city as the sun sets, then visit the boutiques and galleries downtown while stopping in to sample the local foods.
Mosey down the cobblestone streets and view the historical landmarks of Old Town Alexandria like the Gadsby’s Tavern, where the founding fathers used to dine. It’s now a historical museum with photographs and antique items. And end the night with a romantic water taxi on the Potomac River.
Or, if you like, you can stay a little closer to home with easy access to the babysitter, and visit the local Community Center. There’s often entertainment nights including music, dancing, and comedy shows.
We know that your children’s educational future is essential when you’re looking at buying a home in a new area. Fairfax County public schools are committed to excellence. Being the 10th largest school district in the United States, there are many options and schools to choose from. Let your Homes for Heroes real estate agent help guide you through your home buying process to ensure your children get settled in the best school to fit their individual needs.
Find Your Perfect Family Home
We want to see you rewarded for all of your hard work as a public servant. We are thankful to you for your service and your sacrifice. Let Homes for Heroes give back to you during your home buying process, and help you find the perfect home here in Fort Belvoir!