Now more than ever, homeowners are seeking walkable communities that promote sustainable and convenient lifestyles. Today’s buyers want to ditch the commute and live within walking distance to shops, restaurants, parks and other urban amenities.
A recent article in the Washingtonian also notes that DC area home values are “highly impacted by walkability” and mixed-use communities where you can live, work and play are in high demand.
Since 1992, EYA been an innovator and industry leader in walkable urban development. We have built over 4,000 new homes in walkable areas where our homeowners enjoy the best of city living. For example, Chelsea Heights is just steps from all the downtown Silver Spring shops, restaurants, Metro and more. And Westside at Shady Grove Metro is an exciting new mixed-use neighborhood at the foot of the Shady Grove Metro station that will feature 40,000 sf of brand new retail, community center, pool, dog park, community garden and much more.
View our website to learn about all our actively selling communities where you can enjoy “life within walking distance” and start living your walkable lifestyle today!
We are honored to announce that EYA was selected Company of the Year at the LOCUS Leadership Awards luncheon. Sponsored by Smart Growth America, the LOCUS Leadership Awards celebrate real estate developers and investors who have demonstrated exemplary commitment to public leadership and development for walkable, sustainable communities.
EYA has long been a proponent of life within walking distance, in which homeowners enjoy easy access to transportation, recreation, shopping, and dining. And increasingly, new homeowners are seeking walkable lifestyles even in the suburbs.
Every year, Smart Growth America presents the LOCUS Leadership Awards to developers and investors who have demonstrated exemplary commitment to public leadership, smart growth development and furthering the mission of advocating for sustainable, walkable urban development.