Homes for Sale in Alexandria
Located just six miles south of downtown Washington D.C., Alexandria is a fascinating independent city located in the commonwealth of Virginia. The homes for sale Alexandria VA border the stunning Potomac River and many are historically significant. Alexandria VA real estate is found within several neighborhoods. Popular among tourists, Old Town Alexandria VA, features an eclectic mix of boutiques, antique shops, restaurants, and theaters. Old Town was originally established in the mid 18th Century and is the oldest section of the city. Other Alexandria homes for sale can be found in the areas of Rosemont (developed between 1900 and 1920), Arlandria (located in the northeastern portion of Alexandria), West End (most suburban part of Alexandria) and within numerous other neighborhoods.
Alexandria VA Homes for Sale
Many of the people who purchase houses for sale Arlington VA tend to be professionals working for the government or companies contracted to provide services to the government. The nearly 150,000 residents of Alexandria enjoy a fantastic, award-winning school district. Alexndria VA homes for sale are served by Alexandria Public Schools, overseeing 13 elementary schools, two middle schools, a 9th grade center, and one high school (TC Williams High School).
Buyers of Alexandria VA real estate enjoy a vast selection of park land and recreation centers, composed of nearly 950 acres in total space. There are a total of 70 parks and 30 recreation centers in Alexandria Virigina. The largest recreation center is Chinquapin, featuring facilities for swimming, tennis, racquetball, and other sports.
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