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April 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 April 2010.  All information was obtained through MRIS.

Overall, there were 63 Northern Virginia home sales topping $1 million during April 2010, 11 more than  sold in March 2010.  It seems that the luxury market is picking up speed.

Currently, there are 787 homes on the market in Northern Virginia with list prices topping $1 million which is up significantly from the 721 that were on the market a month ago.

Most Expensive Home Sales in Northern VirginiaAPRIL 2010'S MOST EXPENSIVE SALES

Single Family Detached Homes:

  • 7815 Twincrest Court, McLean, VA -- Sold on April 23rd for $3,050,000
    This 12,000+ square foot home in The Reserve in McLean has 7 bedrooms and 7 full bathrooms, and a 4 car garage on .83 acre.  The lower level has a media room, recreation room and workout room.  The house sold for $445,000 below the asking price.

  • 9106 Dara Lane, Great Falls, VA 22066  -- Sold on April 15th for $2,805,000
    On almost 2 acres in Great Falls, this 8,400+ square foot home has 5 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms on 3 levels.  The master suite has its own balcony, and there's a 4 car garage.

  • 4670 N. 35th Street, Arlington, VA 22207 -- Sold on April 30th for $2,510,000
    Located in the Country Club Hills area of Arlington, this home was built in 1994 and is on over 1/2 an acre.  The home has 8 bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms on 4 levels, with beautiful formal gardens.

  • 421 Seneca Road, Great Falls, VA 22066 -- Sold on April 29th for $2,150,000
    This all-brick custom home was built in 2006 and is on 1.26 acres in Great Falls.  The master suite features his and hers bathrooms and room sized closets.  This home also has an elevator to its 4 floors.

  • 1583 Maddux Lane, McLean, VA 22101 -- Sold on April 30th for $2,000,000
    Brand new!  This 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home in McLean also has an unfinished loft which could be a 6th bedroom.  Located on 1/2 acre, this home sold for $200K below the asking price.



  • 523 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 -- Sold on April 15th for $1,510,000
    April's most expensive townhouse was sold in Old Town Alexandria. This historic home was built in 1842 and features dramatic rooms with detailed woodwork.  The gourmet kitchen and den open to an intimate walled garden with a fountain.

  • 1227 Stuart Robeson Drive, McLean, VA 22101 -- Sold on April 30th for $1,360,000
    Located in the Merryhill area of McLean, this end unit townhouse sold for $135K under the asking price.  The floor plan has formal living and dining rooms, a gourmet kitchen, and over 3,800 square feet of living space.

  • 1709 N. 22nd Court, Arlington, VA 22209 -- Sold on April 29th for $1,075,000
    This townhouse in Palisades Park has 5 levels and was built in 1996.  With almost 2,300 square feet of space spread out over 3 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms, this townhouse also has a 2 car garage and is close to the Rosslyn metro and D.C.

  • 607 Queen Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 -- Sold on April 29th for $1,075,000
    Another historic townhouse - this one built in 1810, features 2,129 square feet of living space on 4 levels.  The living room features built in bookcases and a wood fireplace.  The formal dining room has a gas fireplace and the home has pine floors throughout.



  • 1460 Emerson Avenue #311, McLean, VA 22101 -- Sold on April 12th for $965,000
    Right in the heart of downtown McLean, this condo at Palladium at McLean comprises 2,092 square feet and was built in 2005.  With a wrap-around balcony, private elevator and two garage spaces, this condo also conveyed with a plasma television.

  • 11776 Stratford House Place #309, Reston, VA 20190 -- Sold on April 5th for $900,000
    Located at Reston Town Center, this 2,330 square foot 3 bedrom, 3 bathroom condo has hardwood floors, walk-in closets and large windows on 3 sides.  It sold for just $50K under asking price.

  • 1600 N. Oak Street #1610, Arlington, VA 22209 -- Sold on April 30th for $890,000
    On the 16th floor at the Belvedere condo in Rosslyn, this unit has terrific panoramic views of D.C. the monuments, and the Potomac River.  2,060 square feet of living space throughout 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, this unit sold in 7 days.  The condo fee is $929/month.

  • 1000 N. Randolph Street #609, Arlington, VA 22201 -- Sold on April 19th for $677,500
    Another 3 bedroom condo, this one located at The Berkeley -- it also has 3 balconies, a gourmet kitchen, crown molding, surround sound and is so close to the metro, theater, and restaurants.



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Comment balloon 2 commentsBrian Block • May 04 2010 01:50PM


I bet some of these babies are just gorgeous! Hope you sell one of two of them:)

Posted by Bill Gassett, Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate (RE/MAX Executive Realty) about 8 years ago

Brian - wow, talk about expensive home sales! I also hope that at least one was yours!!!

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) about 8 years ago