Selling or Renting Your Home?

Selling Requirements

Please inform your real estate agent, attorney, and buyer that the property is part of the
University Square Homeowners Association and homeowners are obligated to pay assessment
fees and must adhere to the By-Laws and Architectural Guidelines and Restrictions.

Virginia Law requires each new homeowner to be provided a Disclosure Package for review
prior to settlement. To request the USHA Disclosure Package, send an email
to There is a $100 fee for the USHA Disclosure Package and
please allow fourteen (14) days to process the package.

The disclosure packet contains:

  • USHA Articles of Incorporation
  • USHA Declaration of Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions
  • USHA By-Laws
  • USHA Exterior Architectural Guidelines & Restrictions (EAG&R)
  • USHA statement regarding the status of association assessment fee payments and
    whether the property complies with USHA EAG&R
  • Other information as required by Virginia Law

Rental Property Requirements

Property Owners that rental out rooms or the entire property are required to notify the
Association of the names of the renting tenants. Lot Owners that are not residing on the Lot are
required to provide the Association their current mailing address and contact information, as well as the
contact information of the property manager if used. Lot Owners are responsibility to ensure all tenants
comply with the USHA Exterior Architecture Guidelines and Restrictions (EAG&R). Information can be
sent by email to

Lot Owners are required to comply with Fairfax County Zoning Ordinances which establishes and
limits how many people can live in a single residence. In general, no more than one family, plus two
renters, may live in one house or, no more than four unrelated people may live in one house.