Rocketts Landing

Rocketts Landing: A Vibrant Riverside Community

Welcome to Rocketts Landing, a dynamic, mixed-use community located along the scenic James River in Richmond, Virginia. This thriving urban village combines modern living with rich history, offering residents a unique blend of contemporary amenities and charming character. Here’s a closer look at what makes Rocketts Landing an ideal place to call home.

Residential Options

Rocketts Landing offers a diverse range of residential options to suit various lifestyles and preferences. Whether you’re looking for a luxury condo, a spacious townhome, or a modern apartment, you’ll find a home that fits your needs.


  1. Skyline at Rocketts Landing
    • Offers breathtaking views of the James River and downtown Richmond.
    • Features one to three-bedroom units with modern finishes, large windows, and private balconies.
    • Amenities include a rooftop pool, fitness center, and concierge services.
  2. Fall Line Condominiums
    • Contemporary design with open floor plans.
    • Units feature gourmet kitchens, hardwood floors, and spa-like bathrooms.
    • Residents enjoy access to a private courtyard and community events.
  3. The Villas at Rocketts Landing
    • Exclusive riverfront condos with expansive floor plans.
    • Luxury features include high ceilings, custom cabinetry, and premium appliances.
    • Direct access to walking trails and the marina.


  1. Village of Rocketts Landing
    • Charming townhomes with brick exteriors and modern interiors.
    • Options range from two to four-bedroom layouts.
    • Each unit includes a private garage, rooftop terrace, and energy-efficient features.
  2. The Cedar Works
    • Unique townhomes converted from a historic warehouse.
    • Exposed brick walls, high ceilings, and large windows create a distinctive living space.
    • Community amenities include a clubhouse, fitness center, and pool.


  1. The Boathouse Apartments
    • Riverfront living with studio to three-bedroom units.
    • Modern interiors with high-end finishes and spacious balconies.
    • On-site amenities include a resort-style pool, fitness center, and resident lounge.

Dining and Entertainment

Rocketts Landing is home to an array of dining and entertainment options, making it easy for residents to enjoy a vibrant social life without leaving the community.


  1. The Boathouse at Rocketts Landing
    • Known for its fresh seafood and stunning river views.
    • Popular dishes include oysters, crab cakes, and the famous Boathouse Punch.
  2. Island Shrimp Rocketts Landing
    • Caribbean-inspired cuisine with a relaxed atmosphere.
    • Favorites include jerk chicken, conch fritters, and tropical cocktails.

Recreation and Outdoor Activities

Rocketts Landing offers ample opportunities for recreation and outdoor activities, catering to active lifestyles and nature enthusiasts.

Cycling and Walking Trails

  1. Virginia Capital Trail
    • A 52-mile multi-use trail that connects Richmond to Jamestown.
    • Perfect for cycling, running, and walking with picturesque views of the James River.
  2. Riverfront Park
    • A beautiful green space along the river, ideal for picnics, yoga, and outdoor concerts.
    • Features walking paths, a playground, and open areas for sports and recreation.

Marina and Water Activities

  1. Rocketts Landing Marina
    • Offers boat slips for residents and visitors.
    • Activities include kayaking, paddleboarding, and river cruises.
  2. James River Adventures
    • Guided kayaking and paddleboarding tours available.
    • Fishing spots along the river for anglers of all skill levels.

Community and Neighborhoods

Rocketts Landing is more than just a place to live; it’s a community where neighbors become friends and local businesses thrive.

Community Events

  1. Rocketts Red Glare
    • An annual Fourth of July celebration with fireworks, live music, and food trucks.
  2. Farmers Market
    • Seasonal market featuring local produce, artisanal goods, and handmade crafts.
  3. Concerts on the River
    • Free outdoor concerts during the summer months, showcasing local bands and musicians.


  • Mehfoud Elementary School (K-2nd)
  • Varina Elementary School (3rd-5th)
  • Rolfe Middle School
  • Varina High School

Why Choose Rocketts Landing?

Voted “Best New Neighborhood” by Richmond Magazine readers four years in a row, Rocketts Landing is perfect for residents in any stage of life. In addition to enviable homes, Rocketts Landing residents enjoy a wealth of on-site and local lifestyle amenities just outside their doors, including a riverfront pool with sundeck and shallow-water lounge, modern pool house, state-of-the-art fitness center, bike trails, Virginia’s Capital Trail, boating, diverse dining and shopping, and private garden plots. Residents also enjoy close proximity to all that the thriving Rocketts Landing business hub and downtown Richmond have to offer.

2024 Construction Update

We are flying high above this fantastic community, and as you can see, construction is in full swing. Homeowners will enjoy amazing views from large rooftop terraces, roomy two-car garages, and up to five bedrooms designed to elevate your lifestyle. We are well under construction – and selling fast! You do not want to miss out, so contact us today to secure your brand-new home.

For more information on available properties and to schedule a tour, contact John Womeldorf at 757-254-8136 or visit I am available to assist in a new home purchase and have helped hundreds of clients in the past with new home sales.

Rocketts Landing offers a unique blend of modern living, historical charm, and vibrant community life. Whether you’re looking for a luxurious condo, a stylish townhome, or a convenient apartment, you’ll find your perfect home here. Explore the possibilities and experience the best of riverside living at Rocketts Landing.

For more information on available properties and to schedule a tour, contact John Womeldorf at 757-254-8136 or visit

Homes for sale in Rocketts Landing

Recent sales in Rockets Landing

Below, you will find the most recent sales in the Rocketts Landing community of Richmond VA. With inventory at an all-time low, it’s helpful for prospective homebuyers to view past listings. This can provide valuable insights into what might be available in the future, including features, finishes, sizes, floor plans, and potential sale prices. Take a look at the recent sales below to get a better perspective on the market in Rocketts Landing.