If you’re always on the lookout for cool events to attend or new restaurants to try, Shirlington is the place to be! The community here is tight-knit and active thanks to its never-empty social calendar, but if you’re looking to switch it up, you’re only a hop, skip, and jump to bustling urban centers.
Why We Love Greater Shirlington
The Pints & Parks
There’s always something to do in Shirlington, inside or out! We especially love the many trails, parks, and breweries.
The Village at Shirlington
The neighborhood is anchored by the Village at Shirlington, giving you easy access to everything from a movie theater and library to dozens of restaurants and shops.
Shirlington Dog Park
Loved by pups and people alike, Shirlington Dog Park is open from sunrise to sunset and is regularly voted one of the area’s best dog parks.
Our Top Tip:
Check out one of the many events in Shirlington Village. They regularly hold events focused on pets, breweries, the arts, and various holiday festivities here.
How To Get Around
Need to jump on the I-395? Shirlington has convenient access to the interstate and several other main roads in the area. There are also bus stops on almost every block, so you can easily get around even if you don’t have a vehicle.
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What's the Real Estate Like?
There are several garden-style condo communities here such as Fairlington, Heatherlea, Windgate, The Arlington, and West Shirlington Village. Shirlington Village itself is anchored by luxury high-rises.
Average Home Prices (2019)
1- and 2-bedroom apartment style condos: $275k – $450k
2-bedroom, 2-bathroom townhouse: $450k – $650k
3-bedroom, 2-bathroom townhouse: $580k – $750k
Our Greater Shirlington Real Estate Report
In 2018, Amazon announced that they would be putting HQ2 in Crystal City, a commercial neighborhood in South Arlington. This has made Greater Shirlington one of the hottest and most desirable neighborhoods in the U.S. Here are the latest stats for the 22206 ZIP code:
- 2018 Average Days on Market: 16
- 2019 Average Days on Market: 7
- Year-Over-Year Price Increase: 7 – 10%
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