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Deborah Ratner Salzberg On Amazon HQ2 Ballston And The Mid-Atlantic Market

Across the Potomac, the Arlington neighborhood of Ballston has undergone a retail renaissance. Forest City has transformed Ballston Common into a model for experiential shopping centers. The renovations come as the Ballston office market fills in the gap government agencies have left behind, and as the D.C. office market overall experiences a comeback. 

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CAVA Opens Ballston Location This Week With Free Meals

Mediterranean fast-casual restaurant CAVA is opening its Ballston location on Friday (April 13). To kick off the grand opening, the restaurant will be offering the first 150 customers a free meal.

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Urban Tandoor Now Open in Ballston

Urban Tandoor opened its doors yesterday (March 29) in Ballston.

The Indian restaurant, at 801 N. Quincy Street, is the newest restaurant in the neighborhood, and is down the street from Ballston Quarter construction. Urban Tandoor replaces Republic Kitchen & Bar, which replaced the former Leek American Bistro.

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Jamestown Signs 4 Restaurant Tenants At Renovation Of Ballston's Stafford Place

Jamestown's $140M renovation of Ballston's Stafford Place, formerly the National Science Foundation headquarters, has drawn a string of new restaurant tenants. 

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Sign’s Up At Ballston’s Urban Tandoor

A new Indian restaurant, Urban Tandoor, is one step closer to opening its doors as it hangs it sign at the Ballston space.

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Software Company Moves Headquarters to Ballston

OpenWater, a company that develops a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution for award ceremonies such as the TONY and James Beard awards, has move its headquarters from the District to the Ballston neighborhood.

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Ballston Quarter to Be ‘Entertainment Hub’ With Addition of New ‘Experiential’ Tenants

With the addition of new experience-oriented tenants, Ballston Quarter is billing itself as “one of the largest experiential and entertainment hubs in the D.C. area.”

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‘Little Community Pantry’ Helps to Feed the Hungry in Ballston

After the 2016 presidential election, Tori Phillips said she felt “helpless” and thought there was a community divide in Arlington. To address that, Phillips reached out to multiple churches in 2017 with the idea of launching a “Little Community Pantry.”

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Rosslyn-Ballston Office Vacancy Rate Expected to Keep Dropping This Year

The office vacancy rate in the Rosslyn-Ballston corridor continued to recover in 2017, with new tenants moving in this year expected to maintain that recovery.

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Fast-Casual Pizza Chain &pizza to Open Thursday in Ballston

The new fast-casual pizzeria &pizza will open to the public on Thursday in Ballston.

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