The independent city of Alexandria is located in Northern Virginia just south of Arlington. With more than 130,000 residents, Alexandria has become home to many professionals working in and around Washington, D.C.
Alexandria’s historic district is known as Old Town. Antique stores, specialty boutiques, cafes and other businesses draw tourists and residents alike to this eclectic community. At night, you can find a variety of restaurants and bars along King Street. Market Square, which is a former slave market that presently hosts a weekly farmer’s market, is also located in Old Town. Other Alexandria attractions are Gadsby’s Tavern, the Little Theatre, Torpedo Factory Art Center, the Virginia Theological Seminary, the George Washington Masonic National Memorial, and much more!
Many government agencies such as the U.S. Department of Defense and national organizations have their headquarters located in Alexandria, and residents can easily make their way around the city using the WMATA Metro rail System.
Alexandria offers single family homes, condos and townhomes in new communities, and historic estates in many established neighborhoods. In Alexandria, residents enjoy the best that real estate has to offer in the Washington, D.C. area.
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