4333 Arlington Blvd. – Red Cross/Trenton Street Residential


The 172,194 sq. ft. (3.953 acres) site is located at 4333 Arlington Blvd. between North Trenton Street and North Thomas Street, in the Buckingham neighborhood. It is bounded on the north by the Arlington Oaks condominium development., Arlington, VA 22203  View Map

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North East View of Building Concept Rendering

This project was approved by the County Board on April 21, 2018. Read the meeting minutes with approved site plan conditions (Item #48).

Check building permit status.

About the Project

Site Plan #446

The applicant, Wesley Housing Development Corporation, proposes to rezone portions of the property from R-6 to RA8-18, and from RA8-18 to R15-30T and construct a new multifamily residential building with 112 units and two rows of townhouses with 19 total units. The site area includes the existing 63-unit Whitefield Commons buildings, which will remain.

Additional project details include:

  • 112 new multifamily units in a 5-story building, with
    • 100% committed affordable units
    • Proposed Earthcraft v.4 Gold certification
  • 19 new townhouse units (3-stories)
  • 63 existing units maintained in Whitefield Commons
  • Proposed project density is 54 units per acre within the RA-18 District and 25 units per acre in the R15-30T District
  • Proposed parking includes 102 structured parking spaces in the multifamily residential building and a net increase of 5 on-site surface parking spaces for Whitefield Commons residents and townhouse visitor parking

Project Materials

Applicant Materials

Meeting Materials

County Board Public Hearing

Site Plan Review Committee

Transportation Commission

  • April 4, 2018

Housing Commission

  • April 12, 2018

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