With our Nation’s capital only 15-minutes away, Alexandria, Virginia is a great place to call home. Culturally diverse located on the beautiful Potomac River and only a few hours from the Atlantic Ocean and the Blue Ridge Mountains, Alexandria is one of the best places you’ll ever live.
Whether you’re looking for a townhome, condo, single family home, or an apartment to rent, the city of Alexandria has something to offer everyone. From studio apartments to large estate’s you’re sure to find a home that suits all your needs in Alexandria.
The proximity to Washington, D.C., Arlington, Falls Church, and McLean makes for a very desirable job market when you live in Alexandria. There are many employment opportunities for recent grads to experienced workers in many different industries both white collar and blue collar.
Companies headquartered in Alexandria include Oxford Finance, Boat U.S., the Pentagon Federal Credit Union, Institute for Defense Analyses, VSE, and many other companies in various industries and trades.
Federal agencies based in Alexandria include the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, National Science Foundation, Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Department of Defense, as well as many trade associations, charities, and nonprofit organizations including the Salvation Army and the United Way.
Things to Do
If you live in historic Old Town where everything is walkable, you’ll enjoy great restaurants, shops, and plenty of recreational activities and you’re just moments away from the National Harbor and the MGM Grand Casino. And there is the beautiful Mt Vernon bike trail along the river too.
In the Alexandria area there are plenty of outdoor recreational activities to partake in all year round, as well as numerous restaurants to enjoy, boutiques, malls, and cultural attractions nearby including museums, art galleries, and theaters.
If you’re ready to research properties and schedule a few open houses in the area, contact us, we’d love to give you a personal tour of the Alexandria area.
Eugene Northrop, REALTOR®
‘Your Realtor For Life’