What Should You Look For When Shopping For A Child-Friendly Residence Like 5701 11th St N?

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Shoppers with kids—or who hope to have kids soon—should be aware of certain kid-friendly characteristics. Do you know all the things you should seek? I understand the Arlington County real estate market.

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Some older furnaces blow hot air up that can be dangerous for infants. It has happened that a toddler standing on a hot grate has had minor burns on the baby’s feet. A gas fireplace can be dangerous for children. Some parents in Arlington, Virginia might not know that according to the Consumer Safety Product Commission, within three minutes, the glass doors of a gas fireplace can become hot enough to cause third-degree burns. Then, it takes about 45 minutes for the glass to cool down.

All parents looking at a property like 5701 11th St N know the importance of having a yard, but unless you plan to go outside every time the children go outside, you’ll also want to check how easy it is to see that yard from indoors. A big play lawn is nice, but for most parents it’s so much nicer if it’s easy to watch children.

When you inspect a townhouse, check to see if the kitchen windows are situated so you can prep a meal while the children play Wiffle ball on the lawn? Or if you work from home, does your desk have a clear view of your children’s jungle-gym or back lawn?

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Featured Townhouse in Arlington Row

Quick Move In. Desirable Westover community, Arlington Row. 4 bedrooms 3.5 with full fourth level open rooftop terrace (700 sq ft). Open concept floorplan featuring 9 ft infinity kitchen island. 2 car garage. 10000 in closing … [Read more]

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$909,990 || Townhouse At Arlington Row || 22205

Real Estate Overview

4 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths

Home size: 1800

Added: 08/05/19, Last Updated: 08/05/2019

Property Type: Townhouse for Sale

MLS Number: VAAR153098

Subdivision: Arlington Row

 

About the Community

  • 5701 11th St N is the most expensive 4-bedroom townhouse for sale at Arlington Row and 5701 11th St N is the cheapest family residence currently on the market.
  • Residents of Arlington Row enjoy additional benefits from this community..
  • The most common cooling system at Arlington Row is central a/c.
  • The average living area at Arlington Row is 1,800 sqft.
  • The most common heating system at Arlington Row is energy star heating system.

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Will is the principal broker of Nesbitt Realty and Condo Alexandria. He is licensed in anywhere in the Commonwealth of Virginia, but focuses on those communities found in and around Alexandria, Arlington, Mount Vernon and Springfield/Franconia. Will has been involved in real estate management, sales and investment for more than twenty years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army. While in the army, he studied Russian at Monterey's Defense Language Institute. He is also a "veteran of the dotcom wars" and built most of the sites associated with NesbittRealty.com Will currently resides in Belle Haven Estates just outside Old Town, overlooking New Alexandria. He is a former president of the Mount Vernon Youth Athletic Association and founded the Alexandria Fun with Friends Group. Will is the author of BattlestorM, a tabletop fantasy game, which was published by Ral Partha Publishing in the late '90's, and Arthur's Realm, a boardgame available at the Gamecrafter.