Rosslyn offers great views and beautiful landscapes in Arlington County, Virginia. The area sits in view of the Potomac River, Arlington Cemetery, and Washington, D.C. Rosslyn is also home to the United States Marine Corps War Memorial and Freedom Park.
The name Rosslyn came from a local farm behind the shore. The farm was known as Ross Lynn, owned by William and Carolyn Ross. In the 1860’s Rosslyn’s largest development was a large brewery. It was changed to the Cherry Crush Bottling Co. after prohibition. When electric trolleys were introduced the real estate business picked up.
Some of the more prominent businesses of Rosslyn include the “ABC” T.V. Affiliate, and the Art Institute of Washington. In the 1960’s Rosslyn had a development growth with the opening of the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge. This brought construction of high rise office buildings, hotels, and living spaces.
Rosslyn is a beautiful place to visit or live with it’s unique history and views.
Homes and condos for sale in Rosslyn
$365,000 : 1600 OAK ST, Unit 1603, Arlington1 bed, 1 full bath
$449,900 : 1530 KEY BLVD, Unit 312, Arlington1 bed, 1 full bath
$265,000 : 1816 QUEENS LN, Unit 222, Arlington1 bed, 1 full bath
$158,000 : 1111 ARLINGTON BLVD, Unit 648, Arlington0 beds, 1 full bath
$1,990,000 : 1404 N MEADE ST, Arlington3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
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(all data current as of 5/24/2015)
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|About the Author ---Stuart Nesbitt is a Realtor® licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia. His office is located in Fairfax County near the City of Alexandria in Belle Haven. He was born and raised in Northern Virginia and attended Fairfax County schools. Call him at any time to discuss your real estate needs.|