Columbia Forest Homes For Sale in Arlington VA

Columbia Forest is a small neighborhood tucked up into Barcroft Park and abutting the Four Mile Run stream and trail in southern Arlington County. Although only .286 square miles, the community is home to approximately 4,600 residents. As the name would indicate, Columbia Forest homes for sale in Arlington VA are generally set in a woodsy neighborhood typified by older homes set back nicely from the street, along with a number of newer high-rise condo buildings on the outer edges of the neighborhood.

Like much of the area, Columbia Forest has long roots, going back to early settler days. The neighborhood's more modern development began in 1941as a planned community built to house wartime Pentagon workers. More single-family homes were built during the post-WWII years with apartments and condo buildings began arriving in the 1950's. Columbia Forest is known as one of Arlington's more affordable neighborhoods with a median sales price of $288,547. This number is weighted by condo listings, with single-family homes mostly ranging from $350,000 to $500,000.

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Photo of Listing #VAAR155506

5009 12th St S

ARLINGTON, VA
$569,000

MLS#: VAAR155506
2 Bed, 2 Bath
968 Sqft, 0.11 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #VAAR154772

5029 12th St S

ARLINGTON, VA
$565,000

MLS#: VAAR154772
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1418 Sqft, 0.12 Acres
Residential

 

More About Columbia Forest Homes For Sale

Columbia Forest Homes For Sale in Arlington VAColumbia Forest is bounded by George Mason Drive to the southeast, S. Jefferson Street and S. Hamilton Drive to the southwest, Columbia Pike to the northwest and the aforementioned Four Mile Run to the northeast. Other neighborhoods in the area include Barcroft, Claremont and Columbia Heights West. In addition to more modern multi-unit buildings, there are also townhouse units, duplexes, boxy Colonials, Ramblers and split-levels.

There's a lot to like about Columbia Forest. It's conveniently located for commuters with easy access to the I-395 and I-66. At the same time, it's a quiet neighborhood with plenty of green space for outdoor activities. Bailey's Branch Park is in inside the community's bounds and of course, there's Barcroft Park and Four Mile Run which traverses the stream and valley and is extremely popular with runners, cyclists and dog-walkers. Add the competitive prices with condos starting at around $125,000 and it's easy to see the attraction. For more information about Columbia Forest homes for sale in Arlington VA, call us today at (202) 798-3600.

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Listing information last updated on October 17th, 2019 at 6:03am EDT.