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January 2010's Most Expensive Home Sales in Northern Virginia

Are you wondering about Northern Virginia real estate and pondering what has sold recently?

Here's some information about the most expensive home sales in Northern Virginia (Arlington County, Alexandria City, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, and Falls Church City) for January 2010.  All information was obtained through MRIS.

Overall, there were 48 Northern Virginia home sales topping $1 million during the first month of 2010.

Currently, there are 633 homes on the market in Northern Virginia with list prices topping $1 million just up from the 627 that were on the market in December.


Northern Virginia's Most Expensive SalesSingle Family Detached Homes:

  • 1030 Aziza Court, Great Falls, VA 22066 -- Sold on January 4th for $2,800,000
    After a long time on the market, this home built in 2008 sold for $800,000 under the listing price of $3.6 million.  With 6 bedrooms, 8 full bathrooms, and 8 fireplaces, this Great Falls home features luxuries such as an elevator, sauna, home theater and 4 car garage.

  • 1317 Kurtz Road, McLean, VA 22101 -- Sold on January 4th for $2,285,000
    Sold in just 13 days for 96.2% of the listing price, this home in Salona Village of McLean was built in 2008.  In addition to 5 bedrooms and 5 full bathrooms, this custom designed home has outdoor fireplaces and porches offering vistas of parkland.  The home has a gated entry, 6 fireplaces, and a 3 car garage.

  • 2373 N. Fillmore Street, Arlington, VA 22207 -- Sold on January 27th for $1,825,000
    Green house!  Not the color, but the whole house is 5 star Energy Star Certified.  This 6 bedroom, 6.5 bathroom house is in the Woodmont neighbrohood of Arlington.  It sold for just $100K under the asking price.

  • 1911 Kirby Road, McLean, VA 22101 -- Sold on January 5th for $1,636,500
    After a price reduction of $200K, this custom built home built in 2004 recently sold.  With almost 6,900 square feet of living space, this home also has a heated pool, custom hot tub, and lush professional landscaping.



  • 18 Franklin Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 -- Sold on January 29th for $1,225,000
    January's most expensive townhouse sale was in the ever-popular Fords Landing area in Old Town Alexandria.  This 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom townhouse also has a 2 car garage.

  • 1448 Harvest Crossing Drive, McLean, VA 22101 -- Sold on January 14th for $1,125,000
    Located in McLean's premiere gated community, this Evans Farm townhouse has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms on 4 levels.  With an open floorplan and high-end kitchen, this home sold for $125K under the listing price. 

  • 231 N. Lee Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 -- Sold on January 29th for $1,050,000
    Right in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, this all-brick townhouse built in 1998 features 2,745 square feet of living space, 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, tall ceilings, and wood floors.



  • 1600 Clarendon Blvd. #W305, Arlington, VA 22209 -- Sold on January 28th for $1,700,000
    Wooster and Mercer Lofts in Arlington often make the list of most expensive condo sales.  This is the most expensive sale there in quite a while.  3 bedrooms plus an open loft and 3 bathrooms providing a total of 3,000 of living space!  This corner unit has views of Courthouse and allows the new owner to easily walk to the Metro.

  • 1401 N. Oak Street #605, Arlington, VA 22209 -- Sold on January 8th for $1,400,000.
    Over in Rosslyn, this condo at The Weslie provides 1,778 square feet of space, 2 bedrooms and 2.5 baths on 3 levels!  The awesome view of D.C., the Potomac River and the monuments make this spacious condo a great place for entertaining.

  • 11776 Stratford House Place #1104, Reston, VA 20190 -- Sold on January 29th for $1,060,000
    This huge 2,850 square foot condo at Stratford House in Reston has 2 master suites and a third bedroom.  All the way from Reston, there are great views of Tysons Corner and the National Cathedral!

  • 828 Slaters Lane #406, Alexandria, VA 22314 -- Sold on January 29th for $940,000
    This penthouse condo at Old Town Crescent offers almost 2,200 square feet of space throughout 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.  While close to D.C., this condo is right by the Potomac River and biking and nature paths.  The condo has two master suites, 2 parking spaces, and a jacuzzi.



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Comment balloon 4 commentsBrian Block • February 09 2010 01:27PM


Wow, coming from northern Vermont, those are some pretty high prices!

Posted by Mark Montross, Listing and Buyer Specialist (Catamount Realty Group) over 8 years ago

Brian, I am hoping that all those "most expensive sales" were yours!!

Posted by Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome ( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400) over 8 years ago

Brian - I thought the same thing - hope you are a part of the most expensive sales!  Interesting format for sharing information about your area. 

Posted by Susan Brown (Keller Williams NE, Kingwood Texas (Humble & Atascocita too)) over 8 years ago

Brian - I hope a couple of those sales were yours!!! That is impressive!

Posted by Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi, MA, PSA, TRC - Greater Clearwater Florida Residential Real Estate Professional, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Clearwater, Safety Harbor (Charles Rutenberg Realty) over 8 years ago