Buy Alexandria Real Estate: Old Town Alexandria Luxury Townhouses: Brand New or Historic, It's Your Choice!

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Old Town Alexandria Luxury Townhouses: Brand New or Historic, It's Your Choice!

You've decided condo living is not for you.  Single family home?  Too much maintenance...  Townhouse?  It might be as Goldilocks said... "Just Right!"

When you first consider townhouses as a choice, you may be thinking about the multitude of monotonous neighborhoods of cookie cutter homes -- not a luxury home.

Well, enter Old Town Alexandria.

Old Town Alexandria TownhouseDo any of the following fit your description of luxury?:


  • Over 5000 square feet of living space

  • Views of the Potomac river

  • Close proximity to shops and restaurants

  • 8 fireplaces

  • Private boat slip

  • Totally renovated

  • Has a historic plaque outside

  • Marble bathrooms

  • Own a piece of history

  • Interior elevator!

  • George Washington visited this home

  • Overlooking the D.C. skyline and Potomac River

  • Manicured gardens

  • Over $1 million

There are townhomes available in Old Town Alexandria that match each of the descriptions above. 

In addition you can buy a townhouse that's brand new or one that's been standing in Old Town Alexandria for over 200 years!  It's your choice.

Since the start of 2011, 60 townhouses have sold in Old Town Alexandria -- 5 of those for over $1 million.  The price range of sales has been between $320,000 and $2.5 million.   An additional 95 Old Town townhouses are currently under contract, with another 8 of these priced over $1M.

Ready to look for an Old Town Alexandria townhouse?

Here's a map search showing the available townhouses in Old Town Alexandria (click on any marker to get more information about the homes):



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Comment balloon 3 commentsBrian Block • March 22 2011 04:28PM


What a tempting overview of the array of townhome choices in lovely and historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. This should invite many inquiries!

Posted by Beth Larsen, Sedona Arizona (RE/MAX Sedona) over 7 years ago

I'd love to sell in your market, Brian.  This townhouse sounds great.  No lawn care, close to the river, what else could you ask for.

Posted by Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate (RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX Solutions) over 7 years ago

And in one of these townhouses, the first shot of the Civil War was fired.  That house is still there!

Posted by Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia (Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC) over 7 years ago