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ballston - arlington va

Within an easy walk of virtually everything you need, the Ballston community presents an urban environment that’s full of fun and enjoyment at every turn. This walkable, Arlington County neighborhood is close enough to the city to enjoy all the comforts that the area provides, yet removed enough to enjoy more of a small-town atmosphere.

Served by the Metro, it’s just as easy to get around Ballston by foot or bike as it is any other way, exploring all that the community has to offer its residents and visitors. The triangular-shaped area includes a variety of condos, apartment buildings and office buildings, plus some single-family homes and some retail.

It’s also home to a movie theater, comedy club, an ice hockey training center and even an

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ballston - arlington va

Within a short stroll of area restaurants, grocery stores, entertainment options and more, Ballston presents a true walkable neighborhood in Arlington County. This desirable community allows for residents to experience the best of both worlds; situated only a few miles from DC, yet retaining somewhat of a small-town feel.

Full of everything from single-family homes and condos to apartments and high-rises, the community also offers easy access to local theaters, a comedy club, and dozens upon dozens of dining options, all within just a few blocks of each other. You’ll also find unique options in retail stores, plus the Ballston Common Mall and the Ballston Farmers Market, a weekly attraction during the warmer months of the year.

While served by

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ballston metro

Just a few miles away from DC, Ballston serves up a walkable, urban experience to residents, a taste of small town living with all the benefits of living close to everything. Filled with condos and apartments, single-family homes and office space, this Arlington neighborhood continues to evolve.

A full 25-blocks, the Ballston Business Improvement District is gaining a reputation for its amenities and its artistic charm. Close enough to top institutions, universities and companies; Ballston also retains somewhat of a unique existence. A weekly farmer’s market at Welburn Square continually attracts shoppers with a range of fresh foods and products while grocery stores, restaurants and more sit just steps away.

Within just five blocks there are an

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Arlington, Virginia has been chosen as “America’s Most Walkable Suburb” and one of the best “Walk Friendly” communities by Prevention magazine and by the University of North Carolina’s Center for Pedestrian and Bicycle Information.  Arlington has great public transit as well as lots of sidewalks and trails.  Arlington’s quality of life is high; part of it is due to business and city leaders creating lively and walkable places that attract young adults, families and businesses to live in this close-in suburb.

Like Arlington, many cities across the U.S. are reinventing their cities to accommodate walkers to increase foot traffic over car traffic.  Walking improves personal health, fosters a sense of community, saves money and tames traffic.  While

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Ballston offers a blend of city and suburban life with great access to both Northern Virginia and DC.  Besides, it’s a cool place to live.  While Ballston is a thriving residential, office and retail neighborhood, it also adopts a suburban feel if you just walk three or four blocks from the epicenter of North Glebe Road and Wilson Boulevard.  This Arlington neighborhood feels like a village with parks and single family homes where residents enjoy quiet streets, shopping and amenities….but it also has a lot of nightlife including restaurants, shopping, a 12-screen movie theater and entertainment.  To top it off, it has a convenient Metro station.

Home to the Ballston-MU (Marymount University) station on the Orange Line of the Metro subway system, Ballston

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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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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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