River Towers is a high-rise condominium community, which is just outside of Washington DC. It is also less than two miles from Old Town Alexandria in Virginia. The location of this condo community is ideal, because of its proximity to the Potomac River and other attractions, such as National Harbor.
This condo community is made up of three buildings numbered as such: 6621, 6631 and 6641. These three buildings were constructed in 1963, then converted to condos in 1981. All together, these three comprise over five hundred units.
This community is also within walking distance to Safeway grocery store, the post office, a doughnut shop and an elementary school.
Three roads dead end at River Towers which makes for an easy drive back home and they are as follows: East Wakefield Drive, Potomac Avenue and West Wakefield Drive.
Are you looking for a reasonably prices abode to lay your head? Would you like to rent or maybe buy in the area? See below for some possible landing spots for you and your family.
Real Estate and Neighborhoods of Alexandria, VA
Alexandria dates back to the colonial era and many of the neighborhoods of Alexandria reflect that heritage. However, Alexandria is also home to newer and relatively new neighborhoods like the Carlyle District and Kingstowne. To learn more about these or other neighborhoods in Alexandria VA, surf through the tabs here.
Alexandria is a highly livable city with enviable amenities, culture and attractions. The Commonwealth of Virginia considers Alexandria an "independent city" which means that Alexandria is not in any county. However, parts of Northern Virginia have an Alexandria postal address, but are actually in Fairfax County. All this can be confusing for newcomers to the area, but we try to simplify this in our guide by organizing things so they make sense for the home buyer.
You won't have to be a Virginia jurisdictional authority to find the home you want to buy, but start here for a primer on Alexandria.
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