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Property Turnover in Westover
Westover, Arlington, VA, a National Historic Register Places neighborhood, is one of Washington, DC's most desirable suburbs. Westover village homes were mainly built pre-WWII so they tend to be smaller in size, but village homes are rarely listed for sale and prices tend to be fairly high.
According to redfin.com, in August 2016, the asking price of homes for sale in Westover Village increased over 59% from August 2015 (Redfin.com). The chart below shows the three year average of NEW LISTINGS (green line) and CLOSED SALES (blue line) and Westover. As you can see, in this predestrian friendly village of hilly streets, tall trees, and red-brick Colonials, Westover residents love it here and don't often put their properties up for sale.
Westover, Arlington VA: Everything you'd want in a neighborhood
Westover, Arlington VA location: North Lexington Street and 16th Street North on the northern border, North Jefferson Street on the eastern border, Interstate 66 to the South, and North McKinley Road on the western border.
There's no denying the charm and appeal of Westover Village. It's a wonderful mix of homes, retail businesses, restaurants and services (like the library). There are also neighborhood activities like First Fridays, the Halloween Parade and the Farmer's Market, put on by the Westover Village Civic Association.
Why do people like Westover, Arlington VA so much?
Westover residents love their community for a variety of reasons. It could be because it's less than 10 miles from Washington, DC, the close-knit community feel, or it's pedestrian-friendliness. In a recent Washington Post profile, here's what two residents had to say about life in Westover, Arlington VA.
“Everybody walks here, said Lisa Diconsiglio, a 12-year resident. “People are generally like-minded and healthy and want to have little impact on where they live.”
“We are a mix of everything,” added Robert Orttung, president of the Westover Village Civic Association,. “Rich and poor, Democrat and Republican, and we all seek high-quality living in a comfortable, safe neighborhood.” *
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*See the full Washington Post article on Westover Village: https://www.washingtonpost.com/realestate/neighborhood-profile-westover/2013/07/10/7d5c866a-e336-11e2-80eb-3145e2994a55_story.html
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