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Alexandria Virginia Real Estate Market Snapshot for August 2011

What's Happening in the Alexandria, Virginia Real Estate Market?

Old Town Alexandria Aerial View

Here's an aerial snapshot of Old Town Alexandria.  Isn't that beautiful?

And, here's a snapshot of Alexandria Virginia home sales in the last 30 days from the end of July through now:


  • Active homes for sale: 504 -- 120 of those have come on the market within the last 30 days.

  • Average listing price in Alexandria: $619,080.  Homes are available in Alexandria from $74,900 to almost $6 million.  Do you want to see available homes in Alexandria by price range?  Click on one or more of the following links (updated every day):

    (and below)             $200K to $300K               $300K to $400K              $400K to $500K

             $500K to $600K                        $600K to $700K               $700K to $800K              $800K to $900K

             $900K to $1M                            $1M to $1.5M                     $1.5M to $2M                   $2M+

  • Alexandria homes sold in the last 30 days: 137.  At this rate, it would take just 3.67 months for the current Alexandria inventory to sell.  If you're considering selling your home in Alexandria, the odds are in your favor!

  • Average sales price: $440,338

  • Median sales price: $401,689

  • Average days on market: 58 -- homes are selling on average in less than 2 months

  • Average sales price/original listing price: 94.2% -- there's some negotiating room.

The highest priced Alexandria home sold in the last 30 days was for $1.7 million.

Alexandria Virginia Market Statistics Charts

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Comment balloon 2 commentsBrian Block • August 30 2011 02:56PM


Brian, I looked at the photo and wondered if you had done a parasailing thing over the Potomac!

Posted by Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital (RLAH Real Estate) over 6 years ago

Believe it or not (see my blog today) I was on that boat on the lower left of your photo.

Can't you see me waving?

Posted by Jay Markanich, Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia (Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC) over 6 years ago