Your guide to work, live, play in Ballston, 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 in Arlington, Ballston is a vibrant and growing community made up of both commercial and residential spaces. As a major transportation hub, Ballston is home to several government agencies the country’s highest concentration of scientific research agencies including the Office of Naval Research and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. With the recent opening of Ballston Quarter, a new destination that combines dining, shopping, entertainment, and residential, this neighborhood is experiencing an exciting time of revitalization.

Working in Ballston 

Located in the heart of Arlington’s Rosslyn-Ballston Metro corridor, Industrious Ballston couldn’t be more easily accessible whether take public transportation or prefer to drive, bike, or walk.

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 Ballston Exchange property was recently renovated to focus on creating a connected work environment, offers tenants access to premium services and amenities. Available on-site, some of these amenities include concierge services, conference center and event spaces, dining options, and a new multi-level retail experience.   

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: Earl’s Sandwiches, Rustico, Pupatella, and Buzz Bakeshop.

What to Do

Add a little play to your local live, work routine: Orangetheory Fitness, Ballston Quarter, and Punch Bowl Social.

Getting There

Industrious Alexandria is conveniently located off the Orange or Silver line at Ballston-MU.