Alexandria City Homes for Sale

Home to President of the United States George Washington, Alexandria, Virginia is a charming community with a long, rich history and numerous cultural and historical points of interest. Within the city’s heart, along the Potomac River, lies the historic Old Town Alexandria. Old Town is home to some of Alexandria’s best restaurants, as well as several festivals and events, great shopping options and much more. On the Potomac River waterfront, on the east side of Old Town, there are delicious dining options and opportunities to enjoy a water taxi ride or boat tour. King Street is the main thoroughfare in Old Town and is a pedestrian friendly mile of shops, restaurants and cafes.

Locals enjoy the diversity of the cuisine in Alexandria. Buy a home here and join them in some of their favorite eateries such as Blackwall Hitch, a waterfront oyster bar with live music and fresh-caught seafood. Also on the waterfront is the Port City Brewing Company and Carluccio’s where you can savor mouthwatering Italian food. Not only does Alexandria have an abundance of great dining and shopping options, but it is also home to 900 acres of protected open space, preserving the area’s natural beauty. There are 566 acres of city owned parks, 49 multi-use athletic fields, 36 tennis courts, 36 playgrounds and 20 miles of trails for residents to enjoy.

As if that wasn’t enough to persuade prospective homebuyers to relocate to Alexandria, the list of amenities continues and includes 24 outdoor basketball courts, 18 dog parks, 3 outdoor pools and 1 indoor pool. Alexandria has beautiful landscaping as well with 130 flower beds and over 17,000 gorgeous trees lining its picturesque streets. Another great feature of Alexandria is its location. Just 8 miles from Mount Vernon, 5 miles from Washington D.C., and 10 minutes from the Reagan-Washington National Airport, Alexandria residents enjoy a laid back lifestyle with easy access to all the big city amenities afforded by D.C. metro area.

If you would like more information regarding homes for sale in Alexandria, or you have questions regarding other real estate options in the Washington D.C. metro area, please do not hesitate to contact us today.

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