Local business development leaders say Arlington can compete with the emerging tech hubs of Austin and Miami.
The project on Crystal Drive will deliver 808 multifamily units and 40,000 square feet of retail space
The area now being called National Landing is made up of three more familiar-sounding places: Crystal City, Pentagon City, and part of Potomac Yard.
National Landing, the renamed neighborhood of Crystal City-Pentagon City-Potomac Yards in Arlington and Alexandria, will become the country’s most connected urban center sometime in the next decade, its business boosters say.
JBG Smith Properties hopes to allow visitors to a small Crystal City park to enjoy alcoholic beverages within its confines, ahead of some major upgrades for the green space next year.
The New York based bakery is set to take over D.C. with a 3,000 square foot, 71-seat bakery that will serve as a home base that will supply smaller D.C locations.
Since Amazon announced Arlington, Va., as its choice for its second headquarters, an array of office, retail and residential plans have been announced for the National Landing location.
National Landing plans on proving the critics and naysayers wrong by providing the right services and amenities in and around the community.