Old Town Commons is a townhome community located in Old Town, Alexandria. It is accessible via the King St Metro. It is also within convenient proximity of Old Town establishments such as restaurants and shopping areas. Recreational areas like the Mount Vernon Trail are also nearby.
Old Town Commons was launched on the month of May, year 2010, making a total of 380 residential homes available for sale. These residential homes include 159 townhouses, 134 apartments and 86 condominium units. Among the features sported by several of the homes are backyards, garages and even rooftop terraces.
Meant to meet the environmental-friendly initiatives of its city, homes in this neighborhood were designed and constructed with techniques that employ eco-friendly solutions, which include (but aren’t limited to) alternative energy systems – such as solar energy systems. Homes here also meet the standards and guidelines imposed by the U.S. Green Building Council for energy-efficient and eco-friendly homes.
Though new, the designers of the Old Town Commons neighborhood has made it a point to maintain the historical architecture and unique ambiance that Old Town, Alexandria is famous for. Thus, potential residents will not miss out on the “small town” atmosphere of Old Town while still enjoying the perks that come with the modern construction techniques used on this community’s homes.