Progress to the Tune of Billions of Dollars

The public and private sectors are currently investing billions of dollars toward transforming and growing National Landing into a paradigm for 21st century urban centers. Over the next few years, the area’s residents and businesses will benefit from an expansion and revitalization of its transportation infrastructure as a result nearly $4 billion in public sector funding. National Landing will also be home to an enlivened streetscape guided by intelligent planning; enhanced parks and green spaces; and new experiential retail. These changes will improve walkability and quality of life for the 26,000 residents who live here today, while attracting newcomers to the area. These enhancements will further solidify National Landing as a community where creators, trailblazers, and entrepreneurs want to live and build their businesses.

7,800
new residential units in the pipeline, adding to the existing 15,000
25,000+
jobs from Amazon alone by 2030
50,000
existing day-time population, & growing
400%
expansion in dining, shopping, and entertainment options
Better sidewalks, more parks and enjoyable outdoor gathering spaces
Pedestrian improvements to Route 1/Richmond Highway
Improvements to Crystal Drive, making it easier to navigate, safer, and more bike-friendly
Walking distance to Virginia Tech’s new Innovation Campus
300+
creative events each year build community

National Landing's Market Impact Study

National Landing is a dynamic downtown located in Arlington, Virginia, just across the Potomac River from Washington, DC. Comprising of three neighborhoods - Pentagon City, Crystal City, and Potomac Yard - it is one of the nation’s most well-connected downtowns and one of the region’s largest and densest mixed-use employment clusters.

Read the full report on how and why National Landing is set to soon outpace some of the largest DC and suburban markets in the region. 

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Building for the Future

All of the construction will be worth it. Check out the ongoing transformation happening throughout National Landing by location, developer, usage, and more.

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More Greens Are Good For You

Open space is one of the most precious commodities of urban life. National Landing is already home to some of the region's most exciting public parks, and new investment is on the way that will create an even more robust network of sustainable, equitable, and inclusive spaces.

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Next-Generation Mobility

National Landing is poised to become the most connected downtown in America. The downtown’s impressive transportation infrastructure is evolving with new emphasis on next-generation mobility. Guided by a singular vision, the public and private sectors are together investing in a world-class transportation network to meet the needs of future generations. 
 

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Diversifying the Economy

National Landing’s economy is fueled by its diverse ecosystem of companies from a variety of industries that collaborate, grow, and thrive here. Given its proximity to the Pentagon and DC, National Landing continues to be the preferred destination for an impressive array of businesses, from Fortune 500 companies to vibrant small businesses, as well as government agencies, defense contractors, and nonprofit organizations. Amazon’s growing presence, along with Virginia Tech’s Innovation Campus, will further ensure that National Landing’s economy will continue to grow in the years ahead.
 

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