7 Facts That Will Keep Your Eyes On Alexandria Home Sales

  1. TAX BENEFITS: The Tax Code enables you to deduct the interest you pay on your home loan, your Alexandria property expenses and a portion of the costs associated with purchasing a home in Alexandria.
  2. APPRECIATION: Historically, Alexandria real estate has had a long haul, stable growth and development in value. Actually, average single-family existing-home sale costs have increased a great deal at the average of 5.2 percent every year from 1972 through 2014, as indicated by the National Association of REALTORS┬«. The recent housing crisis has raised doubts on the long-term value of Alexandria real estate, yet even in the latest ten years, which included many extremely awful years for housing, values are still up 7.0 percent on a total premise. What’s more, the quantity of Alexandria households is envisaged to rise 10 to 15 percent throughout the following decade, making progress with extreme interest for housing in the city.
  3. EQUITY: Money paid for lease is cash that you’ll never observe again. However Alexandria contract installments let you build equity ownership interest for your home.
  4. SAVINGS: Building value in your Alexandria home is an instant investment funds plan. Furthermore, when you sell, you can, for the most part, take up to $250,000 ($500,000 for a married couple) as profit without owing any Federal income tax.
  5. PREDICTABILITY: Rent is liable to be increased your landlord overnight in the coming years. However, unlike rent, your fixed-rate contract installments (Mortgage) don’t ascend over the years. Thus, your Alexandria housing expenses may really decrease as you possess the home longer. Nonetheless, remember that property taxes and insurance costs will probably rise.
  6. FREEDOM: Remember that happiness you had when you got your favorite possession. The Alexandria home is entirely yours. You can design and decorate it in any way you desire. In your Alexandria home, you can pick the kinds of upgrades and new amenities that are most suitable to your lifestyle.
  7. STABILITY: Living in a particular neighborhood for several years affords you and your family the time to build meaningful and long-lasting relationships within the community. Your Alexandria home can offer this and even more for you. Alexandria home likewise offers kids the advantage of educational and social continuity.

Properties in Alexandria

4018 Javins Dr

Great opportunity to rehab this 4 bedroom, 3 bath home located in Ridge View neighborhood. Convenient location off Franconia Rd. Large lot (approx 0.33 acres) and off-street parking. Selling As-Is. Estate Sale. Seller never occupied property. Inspections for information only. [Ridge View - $440,000]

1738 Osage St

Great townhouse, end unit, walk to stores, restaurants, and pharmacy. Minutes to 395 North or South. Regan National 10 minutes away, Pentagon City Mall, andspecialty stores. [Kingsgate - $473,498]

912 W Braddock Rd

Welcome to 912 West Braddock Road. This classic home has been thoughtfully updated and expanded by the current owners, on both the interior and exterior.On the main level, the living room invites you and guests into your home with a classic wood burning fireplace and a bright and airy sun room/study with built-in bookcases and an inviting window seat with convenient storage. You will immediately see how the spaces flow effortlessly from there into the dining room and on into your gourmet kitchen. The kitchen addition was done with the discerning chef in mind ~ granite counters, custom cabinetry and great work spaces to design the perfect meal. The kitchen is flooded with natural light from both the skylights and large picturesque windows. It also features a separate wet bar and an eat-in area. Just off the kitchen there is a well thought out mud room/laundry room that conveniently leads to the side door and driveway.The Master Suite is its own oasis on the upper level. Discover a bright and sunny bedroom with abundant closets along with additional tucked away storage space to include a cedar-lined closet. The spacious master bath includes a double vanity and a Jacuzzi tub along with a separate shower.The second floor offers three bedrooms, with gorgeous hardwood floors and great closet space, that share an updated hall bath along with a large linen closet.The lower level surprises you! There is a large family room with a wood burning fireplace accompanied by an additional large finished space. It is perfectly suited for a home office, a craft room, a home theater and/or exercise space ~ lots of possibilities. There is also a third full bath and great storage on this level.The outdoor spaces are designed for year round enjoyment. The gardens around the house feature a 4-season parade of color: from perennials, such as, crocuses in February; daffodils, grape hyacinths, lenten roses in March; tulips, hyacinths, irises, azaleas and dogwoods in April and May; hydrangeas, cone flowers, black-eyed susans, coreopsis, lillies and abelias in June - August, chrysanthemums in September - November and camellias in December, not to mention the herb garden just off the deck. This is a gardener's paradise and very private. The charming pergola is the perfect spot for al fresco dining, and the deck off the kitchen is just the spot for your morning coffee! There is also a convenient detached garage along with ample driveway parking. [Timber Branch Park - $1,300,000]

6913-B Sandra Marie Cir

Welcome to 6913-B Sandra Marie Circle. This gorgeous two-level condo is filled with sun-drenched rooms, soaring vaulted ceiling and many oversized windows. The living room has an attractive stone-front fireplace and an exquisite spiral staircase leading up to the versatile loft. Step out through sliding glass doors to the private balcony, perfect for relaxing or entertaining guests. Tastefully remodeled, the kitchen features upscale cabinetry, Silestone counters, elegant brushed nickel details, a built-in wine rack, recessed lighting plus a ceramic tile backsplash and flooring. Both full baths have been updated with new cabinetry and stylish fixtures and hardware. Located in sought-after Manchester Lakes, residents have exclusive access to numerous amenities and are super-close to Metro, all major commuter routes, Fort Belvoir, two town centers and more! [Manchester Lakes - $329,950]

2059 Huntington Ave #1215

Panoramic Potomac River view from every room*Spacious, bright 1170 SF 2BR /2BA with balcony on 12th floor of hi-rise w/24 Hr front desk, pool tennis, a laundry rm on each floor & parking behind a gated entry*Just 5 blocks to METRO w/ easy access to 495 & just across the river from National Harbor & MGM*Fresh paint, new carpet,new Stainless appliances,new lighting, new MBA vanity and porcelain floor, 2 walk-in closets, Thermopane windows and SGD*Vacant and move-in ready [Hunting Creek Club - $259,900]

1720 W Abingdon Dr #102

Charm, convenience, and location! This one bedroom Potowmack Crossing offers easy living within steps of Old Town shops, restaurants, and vibrant waterfront, and within minutes of Amazon HQ2 and Reagan National Airport. Highlights include hardwood floors, new AC unit, new windows, stainless steel appliances, new bathroom fixtures and medicine cabinet, and fresh paint throughout. The bedroom features a walk-in closet, and there is abundant storage throughout the unit. Community amenities include parking, swimming pool, tennis, fitness center, and clubhouse. [Potowmack Crossing - $265,000]

240 S Reynolds St #109

Welcome to Reynold's Prospect where tradition of quality awaits you in the heart of Landmark. Close to I-395 and I-495, shopping, Metro, VRE and Old Town. Beautifully remodeled condo with exceptional space and style. Featuring a unique garden courtyard community with private pool on the grounds. Kitchen has been opened up to provide more spacious living. New kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances. Living room has built in bookcase and cabinets. Completely remodeled bath with porcelain tile. Walk in Closet. Patio with access from bedroom and living room. VA assumable loan. [Reynolds Prospect - $230,000]

 

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