Broyhill Forest

It may not be one of the best known neighborhoods in Arlington, but for some lucky homeowners that’s part of the appeal of living in Broyhill Forest. Much like its name implies, Broyhill Forest offers wooded lots with plenty of greenspace.  This family-friendly neighborhood includes easy access to Broyhill Forest Park. This three-acre park offers a place for outdoor recreation, plus it’s also within a short walk of Gulf Branch Nature Center.

Broyhill Forest Homes For Sale

Search Broyhill Forest June 30, 2022
3
Listed
48
Avg. DOM
$492.25
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$1,795,000
Med. List Price
3 Properties
$1,795,000
Neighborhood: Broyhill Forest
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,790
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
13
Days on Site
VAAR2018628
MLS
Beautiful contemporary 4+ bedroom home perched amid gorgeous, mature landscaping and perfect hardscaping on one of the best cul-de sacs in Arlington. Large living room and open kitchen features...
$2,495,000
Neighborhood: Broyhill Forest
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
5,541
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
49
Days on Site
VAAR2012160
MLS
Another beautiful new home built by Merit Homes and designed by Moser Architects. Over 5500 sf of living space on 3 levels. 6 bedrooms, 5 full baths - the main level study could also serve as a main...
$1,250,000
Neighborhood: Broyhill Forest
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,261
Sq.Ft.
1952
Year Built
74
Days on Site
VAAR2015052
MLS
Price Reduction. Great Opportunity!!Rarely available in Broyhill Forest this classic expanded all brick rambler is situated on a large prime corner lot . Make this your own, renovate or build your...

More About Broyhill Forest

Broyhill Forest History

Broyhill Forest itself can be traced back generations, although parts of it have continued to develop in the time since. The majority of homes in the neighborhood were constructed starting from the early 1950s, with even some new construction possibilities.

The very first homes in Broyhill Forest are credited to the Broyhill Company. Headed by a man named Marvin Broyhill, the company originally built 150 homes as part of a master-planned neighborhood.

The homes came in eight different styles. Originally, the first homes of Broyhill Forest sold for $19,000 to $27,000, as the neighborhood was marketed as a new, luxury community of single-family homes.

Broyhill Forest Housing

As for the homes of Broyhill Forest, they’re certainly impressive, as well. Noted as one of Arlington County’s most expensive neighborhoods, average homes in Broyhill Forest sell for more than $1 million. It’s not unusual, though, for homes to sell at even higher prices in the community. The larger homes tend to hold their value, too.

Not surprisingly, prices have soared in the years and decades since. These days you’ll typically find up to fix-bedrooms and up to seven-baths with the homes of Broyhill Forest.

Options include a six-bedroom, 5.5-bath home with 6,600 square feet of living space. This particular home is priced in the high $2 million range. All residents, meanwhile, are left to enjoy the neighborhood’s rolling landscape, its abundant greenspace and its forested lots.