Best Neighborhoods to Buy a Waterfront Home in Norfolk

WaterfrontNorfolk's location offers the opportunity to enjoy a waterfront home along one of the beautiful rivers or the ocean, boasting the timeless appeal of the views and atmosphere water provides. If you are searching for homes for sale in Norfolk with a waterfront location, contact us any time, and keep reading for a list of some of our favorite waterfront neighborhoods in Norfolk. 

East Beach

East Beach is a vibrant coastal community known for its New Urbanism design, which combines historic architectural styles with modern conveniences. Situated along the Chesapeake Bay, this waterfront neighborhood features charming homes with front porches, picket fences, and a close-knit community feel. Residents enjoy stunning views of the bay and easy access to the beach.

Buyers seeking a waterfront home in East Beach can choose from a variety of architectural styles, including Colonial, Victorian, and Coastal Cottage designs. The neighborhood also offers amenities such as parks, green spaces, and a marina, enhancing the coastal living experience. With its walkable streets and proximity to local shops and restaurants, East Beach is an ideal choice for those who appreciate the combination of historic charm and waterfront living.

Larchmont-Edgewater

Larchmont-Edgewater is a historic neighborhood situated along the Lafayette River, offering residents a mix of architectural styles and waterfront living. The neighborhood features a range of homes, including Colonial Revival, Tudor, and Craftsman designs. Many properties in Larchmont-Edgewater provide expansive views of the river that create a tranquil and scenic atmosphere.

For buyers interested in a waterfront home with a blend of historic charm and modern amenities, Larchmont-Edgewater might be the perfect fit. The neighborhood's proximity to local parks, schools, and cultural attractions adds to its desirability. Waterfront properties in Larchmont-Edgewater offer a serene escape within a welcoming and established community.

Hague

The Hague district, named after the body of water it borders, is a picturesque waterfront neighborhood known for its historic homes and scenic views. Located near downtown Norfolk, Hague features a mix of architectural styles, including Colonial Revival, Queen Anne, and Arts and Crafts homes. Many properties in Hague offer waterfront views, creating an idyllic and charming setting.

Residents of Hague can enjoy the neighborhood's proximity to cultural venues, dining establishments, and downtown amenities all with a scenic backdrop. The Hague's serene water views, tree-lined streets, and well-preserved historic homes make it a top choice for those seeking waterfront living with a touch of elegance.

Algonquin Park

Algonquin Park is a waterfront neighborhood situated along the Lafayette River, offering a mix of single-family homes with waterfront views. The neighborhood features a variety of architectural styles, including Colonial, Cape Cod, and Ranch designs. Algonquin Park provides a suburban atmosphere with easy access to the water.

This is a community that is the right fit for a diverse range of buyers. Algonquin Park offers a range of housing options for those who want a waterfront home in a residential setting. The neighborhood's proximity to parks, schools, and shopping centers enhances its appeal. Waterfront properties in Algonquin Park provide a peaceful retreat within a family-friendly community.

Ocean View

As the name implies, Ocean View is a top choice for waterfront property in Norfolk. It is a coastal neighborhood with a diverse range of waterfront properties, including homes along the Chesapeake Bay and Willoughby Bay. This waterfront community offers a mix of architectural styles, from beach cottages to modern residences, providing buyers with various options. Ocean View is known for its sandy beaches, fishing piers, and a relaxed coastal atmosphere.

Buyers interested in a waterfront home in Ocean View can choose from properties with direct access to the bay or those nestled along charming streets. The neighborhood's coastal ambiance, outdoor recreational opportunities, and proximity to beach amenities make it an attractive option for those seeking a waterfront lifestyle.

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431 Properties
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$260,000
Neighborhood: Lafayette Annex
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,100
Sq.Ft.
1941
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10537700
MLS
Open 6/16
158 Dover Circle Norfolk,  VA 23505
$250,000
Neighborhood: Belvedere
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,032
Sq.Ft.
1938
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10537518
MLS
Open 6/16
4882 Windermere Ave Norfolk,  VA 23513
$340,000
Neighborhood: Brandon Place
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,930
Sq.Ft.
1944
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538194
MLS
$375,000
Neighborhood: Lindenwood
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,941
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538381
MLS
$220,000
Neighborhood: Titustown
2
Beds
1
Baths
672
Sq.Ft.
1945
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538385
MLS
$199,900
Neighborhood: Brandon Place
4
Beds
1
Baths
1,538
Sq.Ft.
1952
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10537739
MLS
$289,900
Neighborhood: Tarrallton
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,000
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538319
MLS
$245,000
Neighborhood: Bromley
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,180
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538405
MLS
$390,000
Neighborhood: Coleman Place East
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,285
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10537916
MLS
Open 6/16
1047 Avenue G Norfolk,  VA 23513
$350,000
Neighborhood: Oakmont North
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,957
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538374
MLS
$200,000
Neighborhood: Huntersville
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,056
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538441
MLS
Open 6/15
9546 Bay Front Dr Norfolk,  VA 23518
$625,000
Neighborhood: Bay Point
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,150
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
2
Days on Site
10538176
MLS
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