Arlington Forest Homes For Sale in Arlington VA

Arlington Forest is a planned community in Arlington, Virginia that broke ground in 1939. By the following year, 450 homes in the Southside section went to market, advertising concrete basements, landscaped lots and newly paved roads with sidewalks and gutters. Natural gas, electricity and water were included in the purchase price. What was that price you ask? $5,990 per home with a 4.5% FHA loan of $5,400. Monthly mortgage payments were $43.10 on a 20-year loan, although payments could be spread out to 25 years at only $38.98 per month. Oversized and corner lots were higher of course. To learn a little bit more about Arlington Forest homes for sale in Arlington VA, start browsing the available home listings below:

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6 Properties Found.
Photo of Listing #VAAR153338

4838 1st St S

ARLINGTON, VA
$875,000

MLS#: VAAR153338
4 Bed, 4 Bath
2696 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR152100

4629 N Henderson Rd

ARLINGTON, VA
$829,900

MLS#: VAAR152100
4 Bed, 4 Bath
2020 Sqft, 0.13 Acres
Residential

5332 N Carlin Springs Rd

ARLINGTON, VA
$695,000

MLS#: VAAR154784
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR154742

235 N Edison St

ARLINGTON, VA
$695,000

MLS#: VAAR154742
3 Bed, 2½ Bath
1666 Sqft, 0.18 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR155034

381 N Granada St

ARLINGTON, VA
$695,000

MLS#: VAAR155034
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1690 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR154938

127 N Wakefield St

ARLINGTON, VA
$639,900

MLS#: VAAR154938
3 Bed, 1 Bath
1188 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Nowadays, properties in Arlington Forest cost just a bit more. According to real estate data service Zillow, the median list price for these charming 1940-era homes is $620,000. That's more than a hundredfold increase! In the early years of development, the houses in Arlington Forest were large boxy brick Colonials with side porches and detached single-car garages at the end of the driveways. The homes were set back from the streets and nicely landscaped. In the early 1950's, a series of single-story Rambler-style brick homes were built with full basements and attics.

Search Arlington Forest Homes For Sale Below:

Price, High to Low
6 Properties Found.
Photo of Listing #VAAR153338

4838 1st St S

ARLINGTON, VA
$875,000

MLS#: VAAR153338
4 Bed, 4 Bath
2696 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR152100

4629 N Henderson Rd

ARLINGTON, VA
$829,900

MLS#: VAAR152100
4 Bed, 4 Bath
2020 Sqft, 0.13 Acres
Residential

5332 N Carlin Springs Rd

ARLINGTON, VA
$695,000

MLS#: VAAR154784
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR154742

235 N Edison St

ARLINGTON, VA
$695,000

MLS#: VAAR154742
3 Bed, 2½ Bath
1666 Sqft, 0.18 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR155034

381 N Granada St

ARLINGTON, VA
$695,000

MLS#: VAAR155034
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1690 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR154938

127 N Wakefield St

ARLINGTON, VA
$639,900

MLS#: VAAR154938
3 Bed, 1 Bath
1188 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

 

More About Arlington Forest Homes For Sale

Arlington Forest Homes For Sale in Arlington VAIn all there are approximately 850 homes in Arlington Forest, named for the neighboring forest and parkland. The community is bordered by Carlin Springs Road, Four Mile Run Drive, George Mason Drive and N. Henderson Road. Additionally, it is divided by Arlington Blvd., resulting in northern and southern neighborhoods. Glencarlyn Park and the W&OD Trail run along the entire southern and western sides. There are two other parks within the neighborhood, Bluemont and Lubber-Run.

Amenities in Arlington Forest include the Arlington Forest Shopping center which was constructed in 1941 and a recreation center which is home to the Arlington Forest Club with swimming and tennis. More than anything however, the neighborhood has retained a longstanding sense of community and pride, with many homes having stayed in families for generations. These handsome brick homes with generous lots have often been renovated and expanded and the continuous increase to their value over more than 60 years is testimony to their quality and appeal. For more information about Arlington Forest homes for sale in Arlington VA, call us today at (202) 798-3600.

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Listing information last updated on October 15th, 2019 at 1:16pm EDT.