La Fontaine Condos, Williamsburg/ James City County, Virginia.
Built by Franciscus Homes from 1996-1998 . The La Fontaine Condo community offers town home style condos located in James City County VA with a Williamsburg VA address.
There are numerous floor plans available including ground floor models, second floor models and two story models. Square footages range from 819 to 1237 square feet of living space. Almost all are two bedroom models. There are a few one bedroom models within. First floor master bedrooms are offered in some of the floor plans as well as some floor plans that provide 2 master suites.
Being located in James City County the La Fontaine Condos enjoy the low current property tax of .84 per $100. Equating to approximately $1500 in annual property taxes.
La Fontaine Condos is conveniently located off of Route 199 and Rt 5. Directly behind Williamsburg Crossing Shopping Center with it’s Bloom Market, restaurants and other assorted shops. It also lies within a few miles of Colonial Williamsburg and the College of William and Mary.
If you tour the condo communities in Williamsburg VA you will notice a certain similarity in quite a few. The reason being Franciscus Homes built most of them including; La Fontaine, Claiborne, Bristol Commons, Fairway Villas and Braemar Creek.
Note: Although these are condos from the exterior they look like town homes.
What’s the difference you ask ? Well, a townhouse is like a house in that the owner owns both the structure and the land on which it sits; but it is not free-standing, so “the land on which it sits” is limited to the front and back yards. Town homes are connected to one another in a row, and are usually one, two or three stories tall. It is important to note that townhouse refers to the type of house and not to the type of ownership. The ownership responsibility in a townhouse (townhome) is the same as for a house; however, there may be differing circumstances from development to development, city to city or state to state regarding who owns the outside walls, roof, etc. of the structure which must be verified with local authorities.
Like townhouses, condominiums are attached to one another. If you own a condo, you do not own the land surrounding your living space. A condo owner owns only the unit itself, which is taxed as an individual entity, and sometimes a percentage of the common areas of the community. It is important to note that condominium (condo) refers only to type of ownership and is NOT a type of house.
If that doesn’t make sense send me an email for further clarification. John@MrWilliamsburg.com
La Fontaine offers its residents a beautiful pool and walking trails throughout the community. There are approximately 120 homes in the community.
The monthly condo/home owner fee in LaFontaine is $195. It covers all common Area Maintenance (entrances, pool, all exterior home maintenance , all exterior lawn maintenance and some insurance. La Fontaine Condos make excellent second home options in Williamsburg with their all inclusive maintenance. There is also a one time capital contribution fee of $390.
Current Williamsburg/James City County Schools for The La Fontaine Condo Community are Rawls Byrd Elementary, Berkeley Middle and Jamestown High School.
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Location Map of La Fontaine Community in Williamsburg, VA
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