Just minutes from Washington, D.C. the city of Alexandria, Virginia, is a beautiful community on the waterfront of the Potomac River. The city is recognized nationally for its vibrant history and gorgeously preserved eighteenth- and nineteenth-century architecture. Among the many accolades it has received, it has been named number one on Money Magazine’s list of best value travel destinations, and it was rated as one of the best southern cities by Southern Living.
Providing a highly walkable lifestyle and an undeniable cosmopolitan atmosphere, Alexandria is a popular escape for people living or working in the nation’s capital. And within the city is a nationally designated historic district known as Old Town. Old Town was founded in 1749 and today is home to more than two hundred boutiques and restaurants, as well as cozy historic museums, and other waterfront destinations. King Street mile in Old Town boasts the most significant assortment of independent boutiques in the Washington, D.C. Metro Area. Within these charming little shops, you’ll find high-end consignment, vintage barware, cosmetics, curated collections of stationary, shoes, and more. Popular hotspots in Old Town include Threadleaf, Penny Post, Old Town Books, Cromwell, The Shoe Hive, Bishop Boutique, Donna Lewis, She’s Unique, An American in Paris, Mint Condition, Bellacara, Acme Mid-Century Modern, St. George Gallery, Hooray for Books, and Dust Farm Skateboard Shop and Museum, among many other fabulous destinations.
In addition to a myriad of outstanding businesses, Old Town also boasts charming cobblestone streets and a spectacular collection of historic architecture including features like cornices, flounders, lintels, and keystones. Real estate in Old Town includes attached and detached residences of varying ages and sizes. Homes for sale in Old Town include townhomes and single-family houses in a broad price range with options for singles, couples, growing families, empty-nesters, and retirees. If you would like more detailed information regarding currently listed properties in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, we would love the opportunity to assist you, so please do not hesitate to contact us today or at your earliest convenience.
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