Your guide to work, live, play in Alexandria, Virginia 

Northern Virginia, locally referred to as NoVA, has become known as one of the best places on the East Coast to live and work. In recent years, the area has earned a reputation for being a place of innovation where large corporations are increasingly investing and locating.

Not only is NoVA in close proximity to our nation’s Capitol, but it also consists of neighborhoods that are easily accessible and walkable, with amenities that can be enjoyed by the entire community. 

Around the Town

Located on the banks of the Potomac River, Alexandria is nationally recognized as one of the best places to work and live. This walkable neighborhood includes a mix of hotel, retail, residential, and office spaces. Ranked as the #1 city for entrepreneurs by, Alexandria is home to numerous corporations, federal agencies, trade associations, and not-for-profits. In addition to four major metro stations in the area, Alexandria will also experience additional public access to the waterfront in the next few years as the town prepares for a surge in commercial developments.

Working in Alexandria 

Located right off the Beltway and across the street from the Metro, Industrious Alexandria Carlyle Tower is the ideal workplace destination for anyone in the greater Washington D.C. area. 

The professional atmosphere and thoughtfully-designed spaces at Industrious can accommodate companies of all sizes and stages — from solopreneurs to enterprise-level businesses. Supporting members in their most productive workday every day, we provide all-inclusive services and amenities such as daily breakfast, a welcoming reception area, and a dedicated community manager. 

The brand new Carlyle Tower development is also fully-amenitized with an on-site fitness center with locker rooms and towel service, a state-of-the-art conference center, activated indoor and outdoor common areas, and retail space.

Where to Eat

Looking for a great lunch spot or somewhere to unwind after the workday? Check out a few of our favorite nearby options: Vermilion, Cheesetique, Del Ray Cafe, and Pop’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream Co.

What to Do

Add a little play to your local live, work routine: Torpedo Factory, Waterfront Park, Mount Vernon Trail, and Carlyle House Historic Park.

Getting There

Industrious Alexandria is conveniently located off the Yellow Line at Eisenhower Avenue.