Arlington Real Estate
Just 5 miles outside of Washington, D.C., Arlington, Virginia was voted the best place to live in Virginia. Arlington County is a great place for families of all ages as well as young professionals and boasts one of the most diverse populations in the state. Prominent neighborhoods such as Lyon Village, Clarendon, and Ballston are all located within the county.
Arlington is the perfect place for families and commuters in all walks of life. Arlington is currently ranked one of the “best places to raise a family” as well as one of the “healthiest towns in the U.S.”. The town also hosts many of the best public schools in the state.
While Washington, D.C. is only a short car or bike ride away, Arlington is able to hold their own when it comes to shopping, dining, and other various attractions. Families will rarely have trouble finding things to do within the city’s limits regardless of the season. Arlington hosts a plethora of activities suitable for all seasons, a bike trail streaming through town and straight into D.C., and a redeveloped shopping center, Ballston Quarter.
Arlington is also known for easy commutes with connections to major highways, interstates, and public transportation. The town is located right off of Interstate 395, Interstate 66, and Routes 7 and 50. If you’re in need of public transportation, Arlington hosts 6 Metro stops from Ballston to Rosslyn right off of the Orange and Silver lines. Two major airports are also located right around the corner with Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) being a short 5 mile drive and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) just 20 miles away.