Ballston Homes For Sale in Arlington VA

Ballston is a neighborhood in Arlington, Virginia, situated at the crossroads of N. Glebe Road and Wilson Boulevard, once known as Ball's Crossing. One of Northern Virginia's earliest crossroads, it was named after the Ball family (Mary Ball Washington was the mother of George Washington). As one of the larger neighborhoods in the area at 2.25 square miles, Ballston is home to some 12,319 residents. The high population density is partially due to the number of multi-unit structures and in fact, the majority of properties for sale are condominiums. To begin your search for Ballston condos for sale in Arlington VA, start browsing all the active listings below:

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Photo of Listing #VAAR154138

3800 Fairfax Dr #704

ARLINGTON, VA
$818,000

MLS#: VAAR154138
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1710 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR155638

3800 Fairfax Dr #302

ARLINGTON, VA
$799,990

MLS#: VAAR155638
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1710 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR155778

3800 Fairfax Dr #1802

ARLINGTON, VA
$795,000

MLS#: VAAR155778
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1710 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR156734

3800 Fairfax Dr #903

ARLINGTON, VA
$675,000

MLS#: VAAR156734
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1440 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR156934

3409 Wilson Blvd #505

ARLINGTON, VA
$669,000

MLS#: VAAR156934
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1140 Sqft
Residential

3835-102w 9th St N #102w

ARLINGTON, VA
$663,000

MLS#: VAAR157222
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1289 Sqft
Residential

1000 N Randolph St #605

ARLINGTON, VA
$659,950

MLS#: VAAR157332
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1136 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR157346

901 N Monroe St #903

ARLINGTON, VA
$579,000

MLS#: VAAR157346
2 Bed, 2 Bath
919 Sqft
Residential

1024 N Utah St #721

ARLINGTON, VA
$550,000

MLS#: VAAR157042
2 Bed, 2 Bath
914 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR153022

1001 N Vermont St #307

ARLINGTON, VA
$469,900

MLS#: VAAR153022
2 Bed, 2 Bath
979 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR156988

900 N Stafford St #1409

ARLINGTON, VA
$429,900

MLS#: VAAR156988
1 Bed, 1 Bath
870 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR157288

880 N Pollard St #1002

ARLINGTON, VA
$429,900

MLS#: VAAR157288
1 Bed, 1 Bath
780 Sqft
Residential

1001 N Vermont St #106

ARLINGTON, VA
$415,000

MLS#: VAAR155838
1 Bed, 1 Bath
692 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR156932

3835 9th St N #107e

ARLINGTON, VA
$415,000

MLS#: VAAR156932
1 Bed, 1 Bath
626 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR156854

1001 N Randolph St #404

ARLINGTON, VA
$399,999

MLS#: VAAR156854
1 Bed, 1 Bath
610 Sqft
Residential

 

More About Ballston Homes and Condos For Sale

Ballston Condos For Sale in Arlington VAThe crossroads that were so formative to Ballston's development date back to 1740. While there were early farms and homes in the area, there was not a notable amount of residential development until around 1900 by which point the Central Ballston neighborhood had been established. Homes built between the turn of the century and 1940 were often Craftsman-style, late Victorians and Colonial, including some townhouses. These older homes make up the majority of the single-family home stock in the area.

That said, there's a lot more condos for sale in Ballston these days than detached houses. This is largely due to a confluence of commercial development, urbanization and a strong retail presence. Much of this occurred along what is now known as the Ballston-Rosslyn Corridor which includes communities such as Clarendon and Courthouse

In 1951 the Parkington Shopping Center opened in Ballston, with a parking garage advertised as the largest in the country. The area around the crossroads became a major retail hub but eventually deteriorated with encroaching urban decay. In 1980, Arlington County accepted the Ballston Sector plan, aimed at transforming the area into a new downtown in Arlington. Ballston Common Mall opened in 1986, located at 4238 Wilson Blvd. This was the beginning of a sustained and successful transformation in the area, including the ongoing construction of a number of high-rise condos.

Today, Ballston is a thriving urban community featuring new mixed-use projects that combine retail, office and residential use. This latest model emulates the 'live, work and play' model that has become so popular across the river in downtown Washington DC. Homes for sale in the neighborhood enjoy a median sales price of $423,700, the vast majority of which are condos, including a number of lofts. The Ballston-MU (Marymount University) Metro Station is one of the busiest in Arlington and there also a wealth of roadways for motorists, including nearby I-66. For more information about Ballston condos for sale in Arlington VA, contact us today at (202) 798-3600.

 

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Listing information last updated on December 15th, 2019 at 5:30am EST.