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Old 01-28-2010, 12:23 PM
 
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yorktown, n. arlington area just to the west of 29, such as harrison st. harris teeter and safeway within walking distance. schools, greenbrier sports park

s. arlington around east falls church metro. lots of parks. 2 mi from seven corners w/ home depot, barnes & noble, eden center, and shoppers club. a bj's warehouse club there also in about six months.
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Old 01-28-2010, 09:10 PM
 
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I really like it up there too. We almost moved there, but it was too expensive. We are paying $200 less for a great house in Alexandria.
Once my daughter goes away to college in the fall I will likely move to a less expensive area. This area just feels so safe, I have no problem leaving her here alone.
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Old 01-29-2010, 12:05 PM
 
Location: Home is where the heart is
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Surprisingly, Great Falls is one of the areas that isn't pedestrian friendly. I used to think it would be fun to park by the gazebo and then walk around oohing and ahhing at the mansions. But there aren't many sidewalks and even on the side roads the traffic zooms by a little too fast to be comfortable walking on the almost non-existant road shoulders. The old trees are magnificent but are so close to the road they make walking difficult. Sometimes a tree will cause a street to bend, so that visibility is obscured and walkers and cyclists feel vulnerable
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