Arlington VA Single-Family Homes For Sale

When it comes to single-family homes for sale, Arlington, Virginia has tons! This is definitely one of the largest real estate marketplaces in the entire Washington Metropolitan area.

The reason has to do with a large population, a high median income and a plethora of residential neighborhoods and subdivisions. Arlington also offers plenty of condos and townhouses for sale, especially in highly urbanized areas. But for many, the idea of a detached single-family home with its own yard is irresistible. 

Search Arlington Single-Family Homes on the MLS Below:

All Listings $400,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - $600,000
$600,000 - $700,000 $700,000 - $800,000 $800,000 - $900,000
$900,000 - $1,000,000 Over $1,000,000
1722 N Glebe Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,008 SqFt

1722 N Glebe Rd, ARLINGTON

$9,900,000
3424 N Venice St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 6.5 Baths
  • 7,573 SqFt

3424 N Venice St, ARLINGTON

$3,875,000
2722 Norwood St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 7.5 Baths
  • 5,000 SqFt

2722 Norwood St N, ARLINGTON

$3,350,000
3812 Military Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,340 SqFt

3812 Military Rd, ARLINGTON

$2,999,999 ↓ $250,001
2015 Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 7,915 SqFt

2015 Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON

$2,999,000 ↓ $900
3516 N Valley St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 7 Beds
  • 7.5 Baths
  • 7,066 SqFt

3516 N Valley St, ARLINGTON

$2,800,000
New
4611 36th St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.5 Baths
  • 5,426 SqFt

4611 36th St N, ARLINGTON

$2,750,000
3165 20th St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 6.5 Baths
  • 5,595 SqFt

3165 20th St N, ARLINGTON

$2,695,000
4278 38th St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 6.5 Baths
  • 6,071 SqFt

4278 38th St N, ARLINGTON

$2,645,000
3411 N Woodrow St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 6,737 SqFt

3411 N Woodrow St, ARLINGTON

$2,599,900 ↓ $79,441
3616 Roberts Ln, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 7.5 Baths
  • 7,300 SqFt

3616 Roberts Ln, ARLINGTON

$2,595,999
2818 24th St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 6,800 SqFt

2818 24th St N, ARLINGTON

$2,550,000
3116 N Nelson St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 7 Beds
  • 6.5 Baths
  • 7,136 SqFt

3116 N Nelson St, ARLINGTON

$2,524,900 ↓ $74,433
5029 38th St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 7,029 SqFt

5029 38th St N, ARLINGTON

$2,495,000
4853 30th St N, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 6.5 Baths
  • 5,500 SqFt

4853 30th St N, ARLINGTON

$2,460,000 ↑ $70,000

Styles of Single-Family Homes in Arlington

Arlington—both the city and the county—is loaded with history and that means a bumper crop of antique structures. Older traditional styles of architecture include Colonial, Victorian, Craftsman and English Tudor. Cape Cod-style homes started coming into vogue around the 1940s, and many of the older styles have continued to retain their popularity with newer construction favoring traditional influences.

The Mid-Century Modern form cropped up around the late 1940s, continuing to around 1970. These homes typically favor low-slung profiles, flat or gently sloping roofs, wide overhangs, giant glass windows and other stylized features. The same era also produced Ramblers and Split-Levels—family-friendly homes for the baby boomer generation. The generalized Contemporary style soon followed.

There’s plenty of other styles as well, including large and expensive Arts & Crafts, French Country, Georgian Revival, Mediterranean and more.

But despite the many types of design, it is the Colonial that is most closely associated with Arlington. Even so, that prolific style has many offshoots, with Colonial Revival, Dutch Colonial, Custom Colonial, and varied facades such as brick, clapboard and stone.

Arlington Neighborhoods With Single-Family Homes

When it comes to location, there are a great many neighborhoods where single-family homes are found in Arlington.

Those neighborhoods are often referred to as being in either North or South Arlington, with Route 50 generally considered the dividing line. And while homes in North Arlington are typically more expensive, it is not a hard-and-fast rule.

North Arlington communities where you’ll find single-family homes for sale include Ballston, Bellevue, Clarendon-Courthouse, Cherrydale, Country Club Grove, Country Club Hills, Country Club Manor, Dover, East Falls Church, Glebewood, Rivercrest, Riverwood, Rosslyn, Virginia Square, Waverly Hills, Williamsburg and Yorktown.

South Arlington communities where you’ll find single-family homes for sale include Columbia Heights West, Columbia Forest, Claremont, Arlington Heights, Alcova Heights, Ashton Heights, Barcroft, Douglas Park, Penrose, Forest Glen and Nauck.

In other words, there are many possibilities and that also includes pricing which can range from the low six figures up to $3 million or more. To help sort things out, call one of the experts at District Partners Real Estate, 202-798-3600.

Metropolitan Regional Information System LogoThe listing content relating to real estate for sale on this web site is courtesy of MRIS. Listing information comes from various brokers who participate in the MRIS IDX.Properties listed with brokerage firms other than COMPASS are marked with the MRIS Logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.The properties displayed may not be all the properties available. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.All listing information copyright MRIS 2019.

Listing information last updated on August 23rd, 2019 at 3:45pm EDT.

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