Fairfax County officials have launched what they hope will be the spark that ignites revitalization of the historic Lake Anne area of Reston.
|Shamus Ian Fatzinger/ Fairfax County Times Fairfax County is seeking bidders for a public-private partnership to redevelop the Crescent Apartments in Reston, an affordable apartment complex the county purchased in 2006.|
The county issued a request for proposals Thursday in the hope of attracting a private partner to redevelop the 181-unit Crescent Apartments, a complex the county bought in 2006 to help retain it as affordable housing.
There is enough land on the Crescent property that a developer could build as many as 750 apartments. There are additional opportunities for more apartments, and possibly a small amount of retail and office space, if a developer were able to consolidate the Crescent property with other surrounding parcels. . . .Click here to read the rest of this Fairfax Times article.