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November 15, 2014

Arlington Updates Green Building Incentive Program

The Arlington County Board voted today to update its Green Building Incentive Program. The update emphasizes energy performance and reduced overall environmental impact for site plan developments that voluntarily seek incentives under the program. The Green Building Incentive Program is designed to encourage the construction of buildings that are more energy-efficient and environmentally sustainable than buildings built to code.
February 28, 2014

2014 Arlington Home Show and Garden Expo

ome owners, builders and landlords all can learn about trends in home and yard improvements at the Arlington Home Show and Garden Expo.
Arlington County Board Approves Plan to Redevelop Marymount University's "Blue Goose" Site
January 25, 2014

Arlington County Board Approves Plan to Redevelop Marymount University's "Blue Goose" Site

The Arlington County Board today approved a plan to replace Marymount University's eight-story "Blue Goose" facility at 1000 N. Glebe Road with two new, more energy efficient buildings. The development will allow the university to maintain and expand its presence in Ballston, while adding apartments, ground floor retail and a public plaza to the two-acre site.
County Board Acquires Courthouse-Area Property
November 17, 2012

County Board Acquires Courthouse-Area Property

The Arlington County Board today approved the County’s acquisition of the seven-story office building at 2020 14th St. N. in the Courthouse area. The County anticipates going to closing on the purchase contract next week.
April 06, 2012

2012 Arlington Home Show & Expo to Feature Home Remodeling Exhibitors

Whether you are a resident looking to improve your home, an experienced contractor or a landlord managing rentals, the 2012 Arlington Home Show & Expo offers a convenient one-stop shop to “Ask an Expert” and learn of new ways to update your home. This year’s event is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at the Walter Reed Community Center, 2909 S. 16 St., Arlington, VA.
Arlington County Board Approves Clarendon Block Redevelopment
January 24, 2012

Arlington County Board Approves Clarendon Block Redevelopment

The Arlington County Board today approved a plan to redevelop a 1.13-acre, block-long site in the commercial heart of Clarendon with two office buildings and ground floor retail.
Arlington County Board Approves Mixed-Use Building, Black Box Theater for Virginia Square Area
January 21, 2012

Arlington County Board Approves Mixed-Use Building, Black Box Theater for Virginia Square Area

The Arlington County Board today approved a plan to redevelop a Virginia Square site that now houses the Arlington Funeral Home with a public plaza and a nine-story mixed-use commercial building that will include offices, ground-floor retail and a black box theater.
Arlington Property Values up 6.6% Overall
January 20, 2012

Arlington Property Values up 6.6% Overall

Arlington’s 2012 real estate assessments are up 6.6% overall, continuing last year’s recovery. The commercial sector, including office and apartment properties, showed particular strength, gaining 13.5%. Single-family residential values showed modest growth. Existing properties -- including detached homes, condominiums and townhouses -- increased 1.8%, from an average value of $510,200 to $519,400.
Arlington County Board Chairman: Business Action Plan Coming Soon
June 21, 2011

Arlington County Board Chairman: Business Action Plan Coming Soon

The County expect to have a draft action plan for improving its business communications and information, administrative practices and regulatory policy ready for public review within the next month, County Board Chairman Christopher Zimmerman said today.
April 21, 2011

Arlington County 2010 Development Trends Report Now Available on the Web

Arlington County has a new report on 2010 development highlights.
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