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While we believe that our dynamic business
environment is reason enough to move here, our
incredible lifestyle makes Virginia Beach a destination
almost too good to resist.
This oceanfront city offers an amazing assortment
of healthy outdoor activities, culture, an energized
lifestyle, contemporary mindset and ideal mid-Atlantic
virginia beach is one location. And since Virginia Beach didn’t become a
city until 1963, we’re still in growth mode and our
of The mosT unique infrastructure is still relatively new. We’re also one of
the safest cities of our size in the country. don’T worry abouT being able To mix business wiTh pleasure –
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What’s more, our location means proximity to the
nation’s capital, American history and changing
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business and a place to live and raise a family. landscapes within a few hours’ drive.
Hell’s Point Golf Club
“Virginia Beach is the fittest city in the country.”” -Men’s Fitness
Finding great outdoor fun and adventure here is easy. Deciding among all the
options is the challenge! The waters of the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay
are obvious draws, but swimming and beach time is just the beginning. Did you
know there’s actually a surfing community in Virginia Beach, and that we host
“ONE Of THE BEST CITIES the annual East Coast Surfing Championships, North America’s longest running
for The ouTdoors.
How about whale-watching and dolphin-watching – we boast the Mid-Atlantic’s
ask abouT largest population of Bottleneck Dolphins, which migrate off the Virginia Beach
coast during the summer. Sailing, boating and fishing are nearly year-round activities
here – our waters have been called “the Striped Bass Capital of the World” –
healTh benefiTs, while kayaking the ocean or remote lakes, rivers and marshes is another
offer Them an enTire ciTy.
Thanks to our amazing assortment of outdoor
On land, there are more than a dozen public golf courses and several club courses.
recreation activities, Virginia Beach is one of
There are miles and miles of biking and hiking paths, and in First Landing
the most fresh-air-oriented and healthy cities
State Park you’ll find where the English settlers first landed prior to founding
in the country. And fun? Oh, yeah.
Jamestown, the first English-speaking permanent settlement in 1607.
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Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center
“Virginia Beach named in the top 10 Boardwalks.” -Sherman Travel
Sandler Center for the Performing Arts
Our ever-growing Town Center is a gathering place offering dining,
shopping, residences and the 1,300-seat Sandler Center for the
Performing Arts. The Virginia Beach Amphitheater is a 20,000-seat
outdoor concert venue featuring national acts. Beach Street USA
is a summer-long concert along the boardwalk, while all across
the city, especially along our famous boardwalk, you can enjoy
relaxing outdoor dining and our fresh-caught seafood.
Have an eye for art? The Contemporary Art Center of Virginia
explores the significant art of our time with changing exhibitions
from national and international artists, just minutes from the
oceanfront. And for an up-close look at the amazing world of
underwater life off our shores, the Virginia Beach Aquarium
is 700,000 gallons of mystery and entertainment. The touch
tanks, exhibits and live animal habitats make it one of the top
ten visited museums in the country.
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“#1 Best Place to Grow Up.”-U.S. News and World Report
“The Best Cities to Buy a Home.” -Good Morning America
Virginia Beach has been ranked as the second best place to raise a family
in America by Best Life magazine, and has been one of the safest cities of
its size in the country for seven years running, according to the FBI.
our qualiTy of life Students here benefit from one of the nation’s best public school systems,
and 11 institutions of higher learning contribute thousands of skilled laborers
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to our workforce every years. And, residential offerings fit any lifestyle:
from oceanfront beach houses to urban lofts or rural country homes.
qualiTy of fun.
Our tax rate and cost-of-living are moderate, and lower than most other
East Coast cities. Our economy is extremely stable and often immune to
violent market reactions, thanks to our significant military and government
Did someone say sports? Two family experiences are the DLH Sports
Complex – home to teams, leagues and sports camps – and the Virginia
Beach Sportsplex, a central training spot for the U.S. women’s national
field hockey team, men’s and women’s pro soccer games, NCAA Division II
Soccer Championships and more.
Just minutes away is the city of Norfolk and its vibrant riverfront
downtown offering dining, nightlife and shopping, along with
the renowned Chrysler Museum of Art, performing arts, Triple-A
baseball, Town Point Park, brand new Half Moone Cruise and
Celebration Center with international destinations, and more.
You’re close to so much more here, too. Just up the road is
Colonial Williamsburg and the historic triangle of Williamsburg,
Jamestown and Yorktown where you can visit the first permanent
English settlement, see where Pocahontas met Capt. John Smith,
and a history book’s worth of our country’s story.
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There’s a big world to see, just hours from here. Washington,
D.C., North Carolina’s Outer Banks and a world of American history
are all within driving distance and well worth the trip. Or head
south to the Outer Banks for more sun and sand, and stops
such as the Kitty Hawk site where the Wright Brothers flew
the world’s first powered airplane. Even enjoy Kite Surfing for a
Washington, D.C. flight experience of your own.
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We believe that few American cities offer the
combination of powerful business environment
and wonderful lifestyle that you’ll find in Virginia
Beach. This is a city that lets you and your contented
employees enjoy the benefits of both worlds.
Because, after all, all work and no play is just about
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your buckeT lisT. For more information or to arrange a personal tour, call
800.989.4567 or visit YesVirginiaBeach.com.
222 Central Park Ave, Suite 1000
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462
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