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What could be better than living 2 blocks away from the Metro Station---only 1 stop to DC--- in a luxury condominium with full-service amenities?  One of the most picturesque buildings in the Courthouse neighborhood, the award-winning Odyssey Condominium in nearby Arlington features 273 units ranging from studio to 3-bedrooms plus den, and many with city views.  There are a limited number of penthouse suites on floors 10-16 offering generous floor plans, top grade finishes and appliances like Viking, Sub Zero, Wolf, Bosch, and Miele, custom milled cabinetry, hardwood floors throughout, and breathtaking views of the Potomac River and DC.  It is convenient to Northern Virginia, downtown DC, National Airport and the suburbs.

A stunningly modern property of

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Great location meets sheer convenience at the luxurious Atrium condominium building located in Arlington and just 3 blocks from the Rosslyn Metro.  One of the most prominent buildings in the region, The Atrium has handsome amenities that make you feel like you’re living in a hotel.  The contemporary building is home to 341 residences and offers dramatic views of historical Georgetown and the Potomac River.  It is 5 blocks from the Key Bridge and an easy walk to Georgetown.

Built in 1986, it is called The Atrium because as you walk through the front doors, a greenhouse-like atrium stretches to 14 stories tall and has glass elevators and a waterfall fountain.  The lobby is outfitted in marble, floor-to-ceiling windows and two quiet sitting areas overlook

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For those with discerning taste, the Turnberry Tower in Arlington promises every luxury and amenity of high-rise urban living. The ultimate luxury lifestyle awaits you at the tallest luxury condo building in Metro DC located across the Potomac River in the nearby Arlington neighborhood of Rosslyn. 

This 26-story building with 247 units offers sweeping views of DC, and contemporary refinement with huge rooms; modern European gourmet kitchens and marble baths; walk-in closets; and 9’ to 11’ ceilings with floor-to-ceiling glass windows allowing for plenty of natural light; and expansive terraces for each unit.  The large open floor plan with floor to ceiling glass windows provides generous views of all of downtown DC overlooking monuments and well-known DC

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Rosslyn is the last Metro stop in Virginia before entering DC, as you come in from the west on the Metrorail Orange Line.  Rosslyn is located at the eastern end of the Wilson Boulevard-Clarendon Boulevard corridor, which was named one of the 10 “Great Streets” in the U.S. by the American Planning Association.

Across the Potomac River from DC, Rosslyn is a part of greater Arlington and boasts nationally-recognized companies, such as Boeing and Northrop Grumman.  Not only is Rosslyn a business and commercial destination with its own subway station, it offers some of the chicest condominium buildings like The Dakota and Bromptons at Rosslyn.  The elegant Turnberry Tower luxury condominium building is located here as well, complete with valet, concierge, fine

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Arlington’s popular Ballston neighborhood is welcoming Ballston Green, a new community of four-story luxury townhomes now for sale just four blocks from the Ballston Metro at the intersection of N Wakefield Street and Wilson Boulevard.  Only 28 townhomes are being built, with 18 already pre-sold, awaiting spring 2014 deliveries. 

Ballston Green homes will have classic brick facades and contemporary interiors, featuring 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms with high-end finishes like hardwood floors, granite countertops, and designer kitchens, but interiors can be completely customized as well to include whole-house sound systems and cabinetry options, for example.    The homes feature large master bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, terraces, rear 2-car garages and

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Rock star Jim Morrison, the lead singer for the legendary Doors band, spent part of his childhood in an Arlington home now up for sale.  Older residents and their families recall seeing a young Jim Morrison playing at 2320 Evergreen Street North.  His former childhood Cape-Cod style home has been expanded and remodeled, with current owners investing more than $100,000 into exterior renovations alone transforming the backyard into a quiet oasis.  Morrison’s father was an admiral in the U.S. Navy and the family reportedly lived in several Virginia locations.

Selling for $920,000, this updated, lovely home features 4 BR/3BA/1,964 SF with a chef’s kitchen as well as an eat-in kitchen.  There is a master bedroom addition on the main floor with a spa-like

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The newly updated Lyon Village dog park that is opening soon will be the eighth community dog area in Arlington.  Named James Hunter Park, after a late Arlington County board chairman, major parts of the dog park have already been installed, like the surface for the community dog area, pathways, public art, lighting and landscaping.  The park is located on the corner of North Herndon Street and N. 13th Street, a short walk from the Clarendon Metro.

The new Lyon Village dog park, designed to be environmentally self-sustaining, will operate an automated water management system that will reuse clean rainwater, and will use recycled materials throughout the park.  The final design for the park shows a plaza terrace for picnicking, gardens, and an open lawn

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Arlington, VA is ranked first in a survey for top cities for successful and single women in the United States, according to national real estate company Redfin.  Alexandria, VA and DC also made the Top 5.  Across the Potomac River from DC, Arlington captured first place for young women with its high numbers of college graduates and high incomes. 

One of the biggest employers of women is the U.S. Department of Defense.  These young women are single between the ages of 25-39, earned 4-year college degrees and salaries higher than $65,000.  Almost half (49%) of young single women in Arlington earn an annual salary of $65,000 and 24% are single between 25-39 year old, and 69% are college graduates.

In the late 1980s, young women outpaced men in attending

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The transformation of Ballston from a sleepy neighborhood in the shadows of DC into a lively, urban hamlet is enticing many 20-somethings to check out this neighborhood.  Dominated by high-rise condo developments including the Alta Vista and the Monroe, Ballston is conveniently located south of I-66 and on the Wilson Boulevard-Clarendon Boulevard corridor, which was named one of the 10 “Great Streets” in the U.S. by the American Planning Association.

Ballston has plenty to offer: The Ballston-MU Metro Station is in the neighborhood, and makes it easy to walk to office buildings, residences, hotels, and restaurants.  The sidewalks full of people create a “downtown” feel.  You’ll also find the Ballston Common Mall, a four-story mall filled with shops,

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Close-in neighborhood Clarendon is an urban village in Arlington, Virginia.  It is located between the Rosslyn and the Ballston areas.  The main borders are Wilson Boulevard and Clarendon Boulevard, named one of the 10 “Great Streets” in the U.S. by the American Planning Association in 2008.  Many of Clarendon’s 40-45 blocks resemble triangles because of the street configurations.

There is a convenient Metro station, the Clarendon Metro Station; the upscale shopping and retail mall, the Market Common Clarendon; and the Whole Foods Market.  As a popular destination spot, Clarendon’s informal borders have spread toward Virginia Square and toward Courthouse, two nearby Metro stations.  Clarendon also enjoys a reputation for lively nightlife featuring

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