By Jackie Friedlander
Special Features: Theres a simple formula for deciding how much to spend on a home: twice your annual income plus the down payment and other expenses, such as closing costs. For Northern Virginias first-time buyers, including many June bride and grooms, the National Association of Realtors found that the median income was $97,600 last year. This adds up to $195,200 and this condo fills the bill.
Call: Brad Kintz, Long&Foster, 703-548-0888
Location: Westbriar community, near Skyline Mall and Interstate 395.
Style: Three-level garden building with brick exterior
Parking: 1 assigned space, more available
Square Feet: 1,017
Schools: Parklawn Elementary, Glasgow Middle, Stuart High
Located on the top floor of this three-story building, the living room features a wall of sliding glass doors. They lead to the private balcony overlooking the community swimming pool. A breakfast bar divides the dining area from the updated kitchen. The three bedrooms share a full bath and two