i395: Purchasing a home near the highway? - 10/05/15 07:12 AM
In an area crisscrossed with high volume commuter routes and heavily-trafficked Interstates, it’s inevitable that some folks are going to live in close proximity to a highway. It’s great to be near the Beltway or Route 66 because this can take a serious bite out of your commute. But the downside is that the highways can generate a lot of noise. In most areas, there are towering concrete walls to dampen sound in the neighborhoods in close proximity to the Beltway, I-66, I-395 and other highways.
In the picture above the wall has been taken down as work crews expand the road. … (0 comments)

i395: A ride down Shirley Highway (now I-395) in 1949 - 01/20/15 04:46 AM

In 1949, Shirley Highway had just been completed. This video shows a side by side comparison of I-395 today and Shirley Highway back in 1949. The video begins not far from the present-day location of the Isabella at Monticello Mews. It’s interesting to see the changes at Edsall Road, Landmark Mall and Seminary Road.

Filed Under: City of Alexandria, Fairfax County, Northern VA roads and driving, Roads and Transit
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i395: Perks at The Palazzo At Park Center - 07/15/14 06:10 AM
 
Palazzo at Park Center is located at 4556 Strutfield Lane in Alexandria, Virginia. The management is also at Strutfield Lane. This condominium community came together in 2005 with 392 units. On the corner of King Street and I-395, convenience is also a great asset at  the Palazzo. There is a pet trail and park right across from the condos. This neighborhood has a 22311 zip code.
 
Amenities include:
 
Pool Elevators Garage Parking Club Room Fitness Center  
For affordable and convenient housing, the Palazzo is worth the look.
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i395: Overview of Watergate at Landmark Condominium Community - 03/31/14 01:11 AM
Watergate at Landmark is a gated community located in West End Alexandria. Watergate at Landmark has easy access to I-495, I-395, and public  transit. The address of Watergate at Landmark is 211 Yoakum Parkway Alexandria VA 22304. Amenities at Watergate at Landmark include indoor pool, outdoor pool, weight room, library, hair salon, convenient store, volley ball court, putting green, and a racquet ball court. Watergate at Landmark is comprised of 4 buildings that were built in 1975.
 
Watergate at Landmark sparkling in the summer sun. A balcony at Watergate at Landmark Pretty purple flowers in front of the Watergate at … (0 comments)

i395: Secrets about Northampton Place in Alexandria VA - 03/14/14 03:18 AM
 
Northampton Place in Alexandria
Tucked between Braddock Road and King Street Northampton Place is near I-395 and just a short ride to the Pentagon and downtown DC.  With a beautifully landscaped exterior its no surprise that this relatively new development is both a great place to live and a solid investment.  With Alexandria property values on the rise and the generous amenities this makes for a great new place to live.
Outdoor pool Exercise room Party room Concierge 24 hour controlled access Controlled access garage parking Layouts include one, two, and two bedroom plus dens.
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i395: Why Columbia Square is a "Top Neighborhood" - 03/13/14 04:12 AM
A listing agent recently bragged that Columbia Square is located in “one of Arlington’s ‘Top Neighborhoods’”, and we do not challenge that assertion. Columbia Square is close to I-395, Route 50, Clarendon, DC, Towers Park and more! Featured at Columbia Square See all Real estate in Columbia Square tract.
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i395: Where is Skyline? - 01/22/14 03:14 AM
The area called “Skyline” is in Fairfax County VA inside the Beltway near I-395. Condos here have a Falls Church address but they are not located in the city of Falls Church. The area is well-served by public transportation and there are many interesting restaurants in the surrounding area. Skyline Plaza is in Falls Church 22041 Skyline Square is in Falls Church 22041 Skyline House is in Falls Church 22041 Here’s a view from Montebello, with DC and Maryland on the horizon Skyline House in Falls Church Skyline Square in Falls Church Filed Under: Skyline Tagged With: 22041 … (1 comments)

i395: Pictures from Pointe at Center Park - 12/09/13 03:24 AM
 
King Street
 
Pointe at Center Park is a garden-style condominium community located just off King St. in the West End of Alexandria near I-395 and the offices of Center Park
 
The Pointe offers mainly 1 and 2 bedroom condos ranging from just over 700 sqft. to more than 1200 sqft. The construction here is brick with siding and each unit has a balcony or patio and a washer/dryer hook-up.
 
Parking near the Pointe is at a premium, but residents have parking available behind a secured gate that opens when a key is waved at a pad near … (0 comments)

i395: Crystal Gateway in Crystal City VA - 12/04/13 01:57 AM
Crystal Gateway condominium community is located at the north end of Crystal City in a remarkably convenient location. Crystal Gateway has easy access to Washington DC, the Pentagon, Reagan National Airport, Arlington VA and Alexandria VA via connecting thoroughfares such as I-395, Rt. 1 and Rt. 110. Crystal Gateway is networked into the passages that connect Crystal City to Crystal City Metro.
Units at Crystal Gateway are spacious with impressive balconies. The community features an indoor and outdoor pool, fitness facilities, meeting rooms, media rooms, card rooms and more. What follows is a quick and random pictorial study of Crystal Gateway. … (0 comments)

i395: Northampton — luxury condos with a nice price - 11/11/13 04:18 AM
Northampton Place is a condominium community located on the extreme West End of Alexandria near Falls Church and Skyline. Northampton Place is near King St. (Rt. 7) relatively close to I-395. DASH and other buses serve this area very well. Northhampton is one of the newer high-rises on the left when you are heading for Bailey’s Crossroads. It’s not on King St., but you can see the complex from King St. The address is actually 3101 North Hampton Drive, Alexandria VA.
Northampton condos are 648 sqft to 1,400 sqft with both one and two bedroom models. There are a total of … (0 comments)

i395: The pools at Watergate at Landmark - 11/06/13 04:01 AM
 
Balcony view to the center of the community
Watergate at Landmark is located in the West End of Alexandria between I-395 and I-495 (the Capital Beltway). In today’s market the condos at Watergate offer a measure of luxury and a convenient location at a reasonable price.

One of the many amenities of the Watergate is the large resort style pool.
 
But when it rains or in the winter, there is still a nice place to take a dip at the Watergate. Although not so large as the outside pool, the indoor pool is nonetheless quite pleasant, with plenty … (0 comments)

i395: What are the amenities at the Watergate at Landmark? - 09/06/13 03:32 AM
The Watergate at Landmark features 13-foot balconies. Units vary with hardwood and carpeted floors, spacious closets, crown molding and renovated kitchens with washers and dryers. Parking spaces are included in the unit price;  garage parking can cost extra.
The center of life at Watergate is an enormous 38,000-square foot, multi-purpose community center and an adjoining fitness center. The town center has several of life’s conveniences including a hair salon, a dry cleaner, and deli and convenience store. The community center has:
 
Indoor pool
 
an indoor heated pool with lap lanes, exercise and fitness center, sauna, library, card room, billiard … (0 comments)

i395: I-395 / Roadway to the Heart of DC - 07/19/13 03:42 AM
 
I-395 in Arlington VA near the Pentagon and Crystal City.
Interstate 395 doesn’t have Metro train service but it carries a massive load of traffic none-the-less. In addition to its 8 to 10 lanes of traffic, 395 has an extra 3 lanes of HOV that switch direction depending on the hour of the day. 395 leaves DC between the Pentagon and Crystal City (both in Arlington) and on the way out to I-95 and the Beltway at Springfield, I 395 passes Shirlington, Landmark, East Falls Church and other neighborhoods. Traffic on 395 is nearly always heavy but only slows during … (0 comments)

i395: Where is “Condo Canyon” in Alexandria VA? - 04/24/13 11:24 PM
Condo Canyon is a nickname for the area of West End Alexandria near the old Landmark Mall.  Condos and high rises abound in “Condo Canyon” near Landmark and Lincolnia.
The West End is well connected to Washington DC via I-395. The West End is the newest and largest part of the city. The West End has a diverse selection of restaurants and shops as well as Landmark Mall and several fine hotels. Fort Ward Park and Museum is found in the West End of Alexandria. A few of the nearby communities include:
 
Alexandria Knolls Beauregard Station Canterbury Square Edsall Bluff … (3 comments)

i395: Why choose the Watergate at Landmark? - 04/24/13 02:12 AM
The Watergate at Landmark features 13-foot balconies. Units vary with hardwood and carpeted floors, spacious closets, crown molding and renovated kitchens with washers and dryers. Parking spaces are included in the unit price; garage parking can cost extra.
Owners may have pets as approved by landlords on an individual basis.
 
The center of life at Watergate is an enormous 38,000-square foot, multi-purpose community center and an adjoining fitness center. The town center has several of life’s conveniences including a hair salon, deli and convenience store. The community center has:
 
Indoor pool
 
an indoor heated pool with lap lanes, … (1 comments)

i395: The Fountains Condominiums offer the convenience of West End Alexandria - 03/28/13 03:21 AM
The Fountains Condominiums at 301 Beauregard is conveniently located near Duke St. and I-395. This high-rise condo community is in the West End of Alexandria VA. It’s located just a few blocks from Van Dorn St., Landmark and Lincolnia. Every condo at the Fountains has plenty of light and windows. Many condos at the Fountains have balconies with views toward the city or the Blue Ridge.
The Fountains is an older building but very well-maintained and the common areas were recently completely renovated. The carpets in the common areas are in top shape, as are the amenities of the Fountains.
 
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i395: Park Place is an affordable high-rise condo in West End Alexandria - 03/12/13 02:10 AM
 
Park Place Condominium is located at 2500 N. Van Dorn Street in Alexandria VA 22302, just across the Potomac River from Washington DC at the intersection of King Street and Braddock Road / I-395, while offering views of Alexandria, the Masonic Temple and Washington DC. Accessibility for shopping and dining is conveniently offered by the Bradlee Center situated a few minutes away from Park Place including Seminary Plaza Shopping Center. The Fort Ward Museum and Historic Park is located in front of Park Place Condominium.
If you have any questions about condo documents, insurance or maintenance, please contact the office … (0 comments)

i395: Where is Parkside at Alexandria Condominiums? - 01/07/13 04:10 AM
Parkside at Alexandria townhome condominiums are located at 1461-1657 North Van Dorn Street Alexandria VA, 22304.  Parkside is located in West End Alexandria. Parkside is located near I-395. Parkside at Alexandria has a party room, a meeting room, and a gym.
Parkside at Alexandria is near Landmark Mall Welcome to Parkside at Alexandria  
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i395: The Plaza- Classic Brick Garden Style Condominiums - 12/20/12 10:49 PM

The Plaza condominiums is located on North Howard St in Alexandria. These condominiums were built in 1974 and boost classic garden style brick homes. Amenities are ample including a club house, community center, exercise room, extra storage, walking paths, pool-outdoor, security and tennis courts.
 
Van Dorn Metro is a little less than two miles away and routine shuttle service is provided during rush hour every 15 minutes. The capital beltway I-395 is minutes away and Alexandria INOVA hospital is walking distance. Holmes Run Park and Fort Ward Park are less than a mile away!
 
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i395: What is it like Living in Franconia Virginia? - 12/11/12 11:31 PM
Franconia Rd stretches from Telegraph Road to Old Keene Mill Road, along the way there are several businesses and neighborhoods. Franconia is close to Springfield Mall. Also within driving distance is Kingstowne. Franconia is serviced by the Franconia Springfield metro.
Franconia is close to Island Creek condominiumsFranconia is close to I-395Lee High School is close to FranconiaParadiso is an Italian Restaurant in Franconia Showing properties 1 - 5 of 83. See more Franconia.
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