High-rise condos have more than 9 floors. They are generally found inside the Beltway and are often located near Metro stations, public transportation, or major commuter traffic arteries like I-395.
Mid-rise condos are taller than garden-style condos, but smaller than high-rise condos. Mid-rise condos in Northern Virginia are 5 to 8 stories tall and are generally found close to or inside the Beltway.
The term garden-style condo usually refers to a condominium residence in a building that has less than three stories. Most garden-style condos have balconies or patios for each residence. Many garden-style condos have a main entrance that opens to a common-area hallway. Additional common areas include the green space and "gardens" surrounding the structures.
From Old Town, the Carlyle District to Kingstowne to Landmark, Alexandria has a condominium to suit every taste and every budget.
Arlington's many and varied urban villages boast a wide variety of condominium options. A few of Arlington's villages include Rosslyn, Clarendon, Ballston, Crystal City and Shirlington.