Tag Archive: Walkability

City of Falls Church Pending Home Sales Jump In 2012

The City of Falls church is not a large real estate market, but it is a popular one that has seen robust activity so far in 2012. The chart below really tells an unusual story, at least from January 2012 onward. Typically, as you can see through the previous 18 months on this chart, pending…

EYA Properties Set To Deliver Mosaic District Townhomes

If you track with TheBeltwayLife.com, or you have been a client of mine, it is no secret that I have been enthusiastic about the Dunn Loring Metro and Merrifield area of Fairfax/Vienna for quite a while. Long an underperforming, and under-developed island in the heart of Northern Virginia, the nearly open for business Mosaic District…

Speaking of Walkable: Mosaic District Fast Becoming a Reality

Recently I have had an increased emphasis on neighborhood walkability and what some of the DC area’s most walkable communities are. Well, a new neighborhood anchored in walkability is on the horizon: The Mosaic District near the Dunn Loring Metro in Fairfax County. With shopping, restaurants, office space, and housing (supplied in large part by…

Most Walkable Neighborhoods Inside The Beltway – Virginia & Maryland

For decades now city suburbs have been spreading their fingers further and further out into the formerly rural environments that had once seemed inaccessible. As that migration progressed jobs tended to stay toward city centers, thus creating the the traffic log-jams we have come to know and love today. For this, and numerous other reason…