CRYSTAL CITY-NATIONAL LANDING CONDOS FOR SALE
Crystal City (National Landing) can be found at the southern end of Arlington County. It is very close to the DC border. Most of the buildings are of the high-rise variety with an added twist. They are made of glass, which is how the name “Crystal City” came about. With the recent announcement by Amazon that one of it’s two new headquarters will be housed in Crystal City, a new name has emerged – NATIONAL LANDING!
Another special feature of Crystal City is the fact that there is a large thriving city underground as well. This includes walkways to enable passage from one building to another without surfacing above ground. The idea came about as the answer to bad weather. It consists of a shopping arcade with many small shops of all types as well as a good choice of eateries.
URBAN LIVING IN MOTION
Crystal City Arlington VA exudes urban living. Amidst the high-rise mecca is the Crystal City MetroRail station serving the Yellow Line and the Blue Line. There is Metro Bus service as well and for those who do not wish to mingle with the crowds, there are several Bike share stations and Zip Car sites for you to use a bike or a car temporarily.
Many of the newer buildings consist of retail services – grocery shops, eateries – on the ground floor while the upper levels contain living accommodation in the form of either condominiums or apartments.
Crystal City Water Park is dead center of the city providing a lovely outdoor space to relax and enjoy the beautiful water fountains and the summer concert entertainment. You can also slip on to the Mount Vernon Trail offering popular bike and walking trails all the way down to Mount Vernon without interruption.
There is a surfeit of restaurants of all types and sizes to fit all pocket books and food preference. Many races use Crystal City as their start and stopping points.
HOMES IN CRYSTAL CITY-NATIONAL LANDING
Homes in Crystal City-National Landing Arlington VA are mostly condominiums. Many of these are luxury buildings with stunning views of the DC area. You will find condo units in Crystal City priced from the low $400,000 to multi $Million. Current condo complexes are –
Eclipse at Center Park
CRYSTAL CITY – NATIONAL LANDING SCHOOLS
WHAT CAN YOU DO FOR FUN?
There are many ways to have fun In Crystal City-National Landing. For starters, there is the Crystal City Water Park dead center of the city providing space for relaxation. It’s an outdoor facility with lovely water fountains where summer concerts are held in the afternoons and evenings. There is even free wireless service in the public areas allowing workers to get out of their offices and work in the fresh air!
Currently there are two health clubs with workout and sports areas. There is also the renowned Mount Vernon Trail for walking and/or biking with benches along the way to stop and enjoy the beautiful sunsets and sunrises above the river. You can also watch the planes go by to and from Reagan National Airport.
And let’s not forget about the food. Crystal City is the home Restaurant Row where you can visit a different restaurant for weeks along Crystal Drive and on to 23rd Street. This is where the night life happens as well.
Still want more? Hop over to Pentagon City and get lost in all that the mall and surrounding areas have to offer!
Pentagon City and Arlington Ridge are the two closest neighborhoods and share the same Zip Code of 22202.
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