South Arlington, VA Homes For Sale

From truly spectacular mansions to highly affordable condos and townhouses for sale, South Arlington, VA presents some true targets of opportunity. Like its neighbor to the north, this part of the county is home to numerous neighborhoods with their own unique characteristics. It’s generally considered to lie south of Route 50 and naturally, west of the Potomac River. 

One of the most frequently discussed components of South Arlington is Columbia Pike—a major east-west roadway as well as a corridor that is home to numerous bordering neighborhoods and part of an ambitious revitalization zone—called, appropriately enough, the Columbia Pike Revitalization Organization (CPRO). Homeowners in this area have waited a long time for new mass transit options and the opportunity to get in on this whole Washington Metro real estate boom. The long wait is over.To get a better glimpse of Arlington South, VA homes for sale, give us a call today!

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2001 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 7,070 SqFt

2001 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON

$2,395,000
3008 20th St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,767 SqFt

3008 20th St S, ARLINGTON

$1,995,000
1943 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,548 SqFt

1943 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON

$1,850,000 ↓ $150,000
1610 23rd St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 7 Beds
  • 6.5 Baths
  • 6,659 SqFt

1610 23rd St S, ARLINGTON

$1,790,900 ↑ $81,000
2631 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 0 SqFt

2631 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON

$1,625,000 ↑ $26,000
2516 1st Rd S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 9 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 6,425 SqFt

2516 1st Rd S, ARLINGTON

$1,500,000 ↓ $100,000
1722 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 2,136 SqFt

1722 S Arlington Ridge Rd, ARLINGTON

$1,490,000
1723 S Nelson St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 5.5 Baths
  • 3,781 SqFt

1723 S Nelson St, ARLINGTON

$1,399,500
3603 9th St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.5 Baths
  • 3,240 SqFt

3603 9th St S, ARLINGTON

$1,310,000 ↑ $60,000
3000 12th St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.5 Baths
  • 4,015 SqFt

3000 12th St S, ARLINGTON

$1,299,999 ↓ $50,001
3014 12th St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.5 Baths
  • 4,216 SqFt

3014 12th St S, ARLINGTON

$1,250,000
706 Barton St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,393 SqFt

706 Barton St S, ARLINGTON

$1,249,000
1708 S Nelson St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,263 SqFt

1708 S Nelson St, ARLINGTON

$1,199,000
629 26th St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,525 SqFt

629 26th St S, ARLINGTON

$1,150,000
900 S Wakefield St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,806 SqFt

900 S Wakefield St, ARLINGTON

$1,144,000 ↓ $25,000
2733 1st St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,735 SqFt

2733 1st St S, ARLINGTON

$1,129,900
2219 S Monroe St, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 4.5 Baths
  • 4,084 SqFt

2219 S Monroe St, ARLINGTON

$1,100,000
5148 11th St S, ARLINGTON
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2,738 SqFt

5148 11th St S, ARLINGTON

$1,099,000 ↓ $50,000

More About the Arlington South Real Estate Market

First, South Arlington isn’t only about the Pike. But, it’s an obvious talking point so let’s mention those specific neighborhoods—Columbia Heights West, Columbia Forest, Claremont, Arlington Heights, Alcova Heights, Barcroft, Douglas Park, Penrose and the small community of Columbia Pike itself. In a nutshell, this area lacked rail transit for a very long time and finally, an electric streetcar system is coming. There’s a lot more to it than that, but suffice to say that new businesses, condo construction and home values in general are quickly accelerating. 

Also worth noting is Pentagon City—an assortment of high-rise office and residential buildings and mall outlets, immediately adjacent the defense department itself. As you might imagine, condos for sale in this community are very popular with Pentagon workers. And just to the east is Crystal City, a remarkably innovative forerunner to the popular “live, work and play” movement, combining subterranean retail and residential superblocks that are home to over 17,000 people!

Arlington South homes for sale have become one of Washington Metro’s fastest moving marketplaces. Prices start around $140,000 for small condos for sale and rise high into the millions for palatial estates. But it’s the middle territory that has created a real buzz, with smaller and mid-sized single-family homes for sale at very competitive prices. The rise in home values has spiked drastically in this sub-market as bargain-seekers snap up Craftsman bungalows, boxy Colonials and cute Cape Cods for affordable rates.

This part of Arlington seemingly has something for everybody, including high-rise luxury condos for sale, antique farmhouses, World War II-vintage garden apartment complexes that have gone condominium and some ridiculously oversized custom homes. This area south of Route 50 is going through a renaissance and that won’t stop anytime soon.

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Listing information last updated on October 25th, 2020 at 2:46pm EDT.

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