Assessments & Fees

Assessments and Fees

NOTE: RA is transitioning to a new online assessment billing system that will be available for members to make their 2020 assessment payment online beginning Dec. 16. The previous online billing system is no longer available. If you wish to make your 2020 assessment payment before Dec. 16, please contact RA’s Financial Services team at 703-435-7991 or email financial_services@reston.org. Payment by check only will be accepted. We cannot accept credit card payments before Dec. 16.

Overview

The annual assessment is due Jan. 1 of each year. To avoid late fees, payments needed to be made by March 1. If you are having problems paying your assessment online, please contact our Member Services team at 703-435-6530 or via email at member_services@reston.org. Online payments can be made starting in mid-December. If you choose to mail your payment, please address it to Reston Association, 12001 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191.

Para obtener información importante sobre la evaluación anual, llame a nuestro departamento de Servicios para Miembros al 703-435-6530.

 

NOTE: The biennial budget constitutes the basis for determining the assessment against each residential property owner’s lot. Only owners of residential property in Reston pay the Annual Assessment.

2020 Assessment

The 2020 annual assessment is $708 and continues to remain one of the best values around. In addition to other services and amenities, your assessment provides the following:

  • Access to 15 attractive, clean and safe outdoor swimming pools and 52 tennis courts*
  • Maintenance of 1,350 acres of open space, including four lakes covering 125 acres as well as numerous ponds and streams
  • Maintenance of 35 tot lots, 30 multi-purpose courts, 15 picnic pavilions/arbors, 22 ball fields, 31 parking lots, and 55 miles of pathways. This includes clearing the pathways of leaves and snow, and the upkeep of 107 bridges and 26 underpasses.
  • Reforestation and the planting of thousands of native plants, shrubs and trees each year
  • Free or low-cost educational and recreational programs for all ages
  • Design, maintenance and use covenants enforcement which help to protect property values

* Purchase of a Pool and Tennis Pass required to use facilities. Go to WebTrac to buy your passes online.

RA is transitioning to a new online assessment billing system that will be available for members to make their 2020 assessment payment online beginning Dec. 16. Payment by check only will be accepted at this time. We cannot accept credit card payments before Dec. 16.

Fairfax County Tax Relief

The 2020 RA annual assessment is $354 on a property whose owner participates in the Fairfax County Tax Relief Program. Eligibility is based on age (over 65), total disability, and certain income criteria. If you are exempt from real estate taxation under this program, you must send to RA: 1) your $354 payment with this assessment notice by March 1, 2020; and 2) a copy of your 2020 Fairfax County qualification notice no later than July 31, 2020. For information about this county program, please call the Fairfax County Office of Assessments at 703-222-8234.

Installment Plan

Reston Association also offers an installment plan option, paid over six months. The first installment plan payment in the amount of $233 includes a one-time $25 administrative fee. The first payment is due Jan. 1, 2020, and must be paid no later than March 1, 2020.  Subsequent payments of $100 each are due on the first day of each month, April through August.

Assessments Resources