Home to over 23,000 residents and about a half-hour drive from the city of Richmond is the community of Powhatan, Virginia. Named after Pocahontas' father, Chief Powhatan, the community serves as the seat of Powhatan County and was officially established as a community in 1777.(more)
Powhatan residents are presented with a bevy of recreational activities such as boating, canoeing and kayaking the James River, traversing the many trails within the community, exploring the Powhatan Wildlife Management Area and the Amelia Wildlife Management Area, and golfing at several area golf courses including Independence Golf Course, Mill Quarter Golf Course, and Foundry Golf Course.
Future homeowners that are interested in purchasing a home in Powhatan will be pleased with the community's real estate selection, which includes affordably priced single-family homes, some townhomes and condos, as well as horse properties and lake properties. Average sales prices for homes in Powhatan currently hover in the $200,000 range; however, buyers can easily find the home of their dreams for as little as $100,000.
Some communities of note in Powhatan include the premier gated golf course community of Greywalls and Powhatan's newest subdivision, Founders Bridge. Both communities offer unique floor plans, spectacular views of the rolling hills and/or golf course, as well as their own set of exclusive community amenities.
Powhatan Real Estate Market Info - Prices of Houses for Sale in Powhatan
Powhatan offers a variety of real estate options that even the most discerning buyer will be pleased with, including townhomes and condominiums, as well as affordably priced single-family homes. Lifestyle options also vary as residents can choose to live a life of peaceful respite by the lake, in the Greywalls gated community, or in the Founders Bridge subdivision.(more)
Interested buyers can expect condominiums and townhouses in Powhatan to be priced from just under $400,000 to $500,000 while Powhatan County area homes are priced starting from $80,000 to upwards of $850,000. Properties within the higher end of the pricing spectrum include custom built estates, English "Manor Homes", and private estates. These homes sometimes include generous acreages of land. Farmland, ranches and horse properties can also be found in Powhatan with prices starting as low as $240,000.
Powhatan, Virginia Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Powhatan Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of November 30th, 2015: homes priced around $267,367 compared to $275,107 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -3%. For Tuesday, December 1st, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.93%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.99%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.24%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.97%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Powhatan VA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Powhatan to help you find the best home!