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Newly released Q1 2019 employment figures show Arlington job gains.


Arlington #1

Arlington ranked #1 Best City to Live in America, Most Educationed City and Best School Districts in VA. >>

Vacancy Rate Drops

Best Is Yet To Come

Arlington's commercial vacancy rate dropped to 16.6%, down nearly 5% from its historic high of 21%.

Alex Taylor Speaks on Panel

Amazon Has Region Riding High

AED's Alex Taylor and other officials note the challenge now is to avoid complacency.

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