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

5616 Chapin Ave

Visit Property Website: http://spws.homevisit.com/hvid/304928 for 3D Virtual Tour, Pictures, and Floor plan. Welcome Home to the Gem of Chapin Avenue! Tour this home with 2,080 Square Feet of livable space 5 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Home with 2 fully renovated kitchens and a brand new fully livable basement with exist outside. Drive up to the spacious driveway which can fit multiple cars, along with the street parking in front of the home, lack of parking will be a thing of the past. The massive front yard to your left is a gardener's delight! Plant flowers and vegetables galore. Notice the reconstructed spacious deck, wide wrap-around ramp and freshly renovated exterior of the home, as you enter the front door to find a fully renovated interior with all new everything~new roof, new AC, new electrical panel, new laundry room with new washer and dryer, new lighting through the home, new light fixtures throughout the home, new light switches through the home, new appliances, new hardwood flooring, two remodeled kitchens, new basement with county approved kitchen, new water heater, new carpet, new bathrooms with frameless glass door. This is as close to a brand new home without being one, with only one previous owner and a fully renovated interior and exterior. It gets better!~. Please note that the assessment does not reflect finished basement and upgrades. The location is ideal and convenient, the home is tucked away in a peaceful, quiet neighborhood and yet it is walking distance to the Hunting Metro Station, only 2 minutes away from the National Harbor and Old Town Alexandria. Getting anywhere is a breeze with 495/395/295 only a minute away...Welcome, Home to the Gem of Chapin Avenue. [Somerville Hill - $599,999]

1122 Waynewood Blvd

Beautiful Waynewood charmer with spacious two story rear addition and rare two car garage! Graciously set back on a large 1/3 acre corner lot with incredible proximity and convenience to Waynewood Elementary and only two blocks to Waynewood Pool (tennis courts/basketball courts/playground and more!). Welcoming flagstone wall and walkway greet you as you enter this inviting home. Lovely formal living room features brick surround wood burning fireplace with elegant mantel, hardwood floors and French doors flanked by built in bookshelves and storage. Owners have lavished over $80,000 on a spectacular kitchen renovation featuring stunning Carrara marble backsplash, Quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances (including a top of the line Wolf 6 burner gas stove and convenient under counter pull out microwave). Dramatic Brazilian wood butcher block is the featured hub and center of the kitchen with built in shelves and seating! Light, bright and airy the entire kitchen and dining area features plenty of open space for dining, seating and offers a wonderful area for entertaining and enjoyment. Off the kitchen is a cozy family room with vaulted ceilings and skylights that steps out to the recently designed patio with smokeless fire pit, gray pavers, lighted wall surround and outdoor speakers. The garden also features a new shed, a rear storage area behind the garage, an in ground sprinkler system and lovely, low maintenance landscaping including two beautiful cherry trees that bloom abundantly every spring. The upper level of the property features 3/4 bedrooms, hardwood floors, a full bath and a half bath all with newer tile, commodes and pedestal sinks. 4th bedroom or office/sitting room is an open and airy loft with skylights and large walk in closet. The basement is currently set up for laundry and storage but awaits your vision to finish if so desired!Impeccably maintained home! Most windows replaced in 2011, siding replaced in 2019, HVAC replaced in 2016, and supplemental AC units replaced within the last six years, new concrete driveway, new fence, newer electrical panel and exterior French drains in 2009. Location, location, location! 14 miles to 14th Street Bridge in DC, 6.6 miles to Old Town, 10.4 miles to Reagan National. Numerous conveniences and amenities just minutes away. Incredible community with walking/biking trails, parks and plenty of outdoor space. Welcome Home! [Waynewood - $825,000]

7911 Fort Hunt

Beautiful luxury home recently completed! This home features the perfect arrangement for today's work from home lifestyle. Two large main level office spaces ready for business. The large and level back yard is ready and perfectly suited for the newly popular in ground swimming pool to be built! An elegant foyer welcomes you with formal living and separate dining room that boast high ceilings, crown molding and abundant natural light. The kitchen is a chef's dream with generous center island with extra sink, gas cooking, ample counter space, mesmerizing back splash, custom cabinetry, double oven, stainless steel appliances, large refrigerator with water and ice dispenser that opens to a dazzling family room. A butler's pantry with extra storage and beverage refrigerator connect the kitchen to the dining room.Second level has 5 bedrooms ALL with en suite baths. The spacious upstairs landing comes with at wet bar and room for homework-desk area. This home truly separates itself with hardwood throughout the top two levels. The Master Suite is pure luxury with matching his and hers closets and spa like master bath with a jetted soaking tub and separate shower and adjacent double vanities. Lower level is full of light, has large bedroom w/ en suite full bath and walk up stair to spacious flat yard. Enjoy the one of a kind bar to the side of additional family room and gaming area with large space perfect for an in home deluxe movie theater. Home has Wi-Fi security system and exterior video cameras installed. Two car side loading garage. A Fort Hunt can't miss property. [Tauxemont - $1,479,999]

8326 Wagon Wheel Rd

Come visit our open house this Sunday 1-4PM! Classic three level colonial in absolutely pristine condition. Property features magnificent setting on gorgeous half acre, beautifully landscaped grounds backing to woods. The ultimate private back yard! Home features include: three finished levels, main level family room, hardwood floors on main levels, 4 large bedrooms on upper level including master bedroom with private updated bath, 2 fireplaces, thermal windows, finished lower level with full walk out and covered parking. Major rooms have glass doors leading to truly amazing outdoor scene which features a 27' x 14' Trex deck and 29' x 21' brick patio overlooking private wooded wonderland. Uniquely attractive property offers a combination of features rarely found in a property in this price range. Super value! [Riverside Estates - $619,000]

2604 Ridge Road Dr

Put this on your list to see if you need options for distance learning or remote jobs, or need a larger house. This is a wonderful opportunity to secure a great legacy home with recent improvements in the George Mason Elementary school district. Here's what is new: front roof; AC; refrigerator and dishwasher; lighting and electrical updates; w/w carpet in the family room, and all the hardwood floors have been refinished. Exterior was painted in 2019 and the interior was just painted with decorator colors. The Master suite was added in 2003 and includes a vaulted ceiling, large bathroom, a small deck, a convenient space for the washer and dryer, a walk-in closet, and built in bookshelves. This home features 4 levels of living, 3 bedrooms and 4 full baths plus a powder room on the main level. Lower level has a cozy den and full bath, a utility room and a separate workshop or exercise room, and via exterior stairs, direct access to the backyard. The shady, fenced-in yard has a large deck off the sunroom with an auto roll-out canopy for shade, a brick patio, and a detached garage. The oversize garage has a high ceiling for storage or a possible apartment and was built in 2006. Open Sunday, please see instructions. [Braddock Heights - $1,100,000]

3809 Colonial Ave

Beautiful Colonial with EVERYTHING! This 5 bed/ 5.5 bath house has almost 6000 sq ft of finished living space and over 1000 sq ft of storage space. In the last 6 years, over $400k of upgrades have been done. There is one-bedroom apartment attached on the ground floor; this could be used for a rental, an in-law suite, or as a 1st floor Master. The one-bedroom apartment has a luxurious bathroom and separate entrance. In the basement, there is a THX-rated movie theater (theater seats and equipment convey). There are beautiful hardwood floors throughout the house. There is a generator that powers 75% of the house, so you never have to be without power during a storm. In the detached garage, there is a 17 ft Endless Pool Swim Spa, can be kept to any temperature for year-around swimming. There is also a Sundance hot tub, one of the top brands for easy maintenance. There is a screened-in porch off the kitchen, and an outdoor covered gourmet grilling area with a huge grill, power burner, and griddle. The outdoor kitchen was just finished in 2019. In the upstairs of the detached 3-car garage, there is a 400 sq ft workshop/storage area, perfect for anyone’s hobbies. The house has a 400 AMP service and energy efficiency updates that makes it cheaper to heat and cool. [Colonial Acres - $1,299,999]

7967 Central Park Cir

Look no further! If you close your eyes and dream of perfection, this is it!! With a front, side and rear yard, there is tons of outdoor entertainment space plus there is a 2-car parking pad at the front gate! This marvelous location was once on property that was one of George Washington's farms and abuts Huntley Meadow Park on the West. Very urban location, yet feels quite rural on this "no pass-thru" circle that affords a park view from all the front widows of the TH. Entry Leve features a large Foyer with two coat closets, a BR/Den/Office plus half bath and large FR with wood- burning fireplace, plus a laundry station, and furnace closet. Our fabulous griller's dream rear yard is accessed from the FR. One level up is the main living area boasting a huge LR with gleaming hardwood flooring and a wall of windows overlooking the rear yard. The formal DR is accented by crown molding, chair rail and wainscoting. The big country Kitchen is any Chef's dream and even has table space, a walk-in-pantry and a Bay Window! This newly remodeled Kitchen features a LVT tile floor, white Shaker style cabinets with undermount lighting, Absolute Black granite counter tops, subway back splash, and full complement of Stainless Steel appliances. The top level of this home showcases a large Master Bedroom with new carperting, two closets, wall mounted tv, and a gorgeous remodeled and expanded ensuite bath. with over-sized shower. Gorgeous! Must see to appreciate!! Also on the top level are two other bedrooms with new capeting and ceiling fans, plus a full bath w/tub. Out back is a perfect outdoor entertainment area! The fenced yard has a big patio, grill station, and, storage shed. This End Unit has a brick front and side. A gate on the right side of the home leads to the enclosed rear yard. All this plus a new W/D in 2020, a new roof in 2019, and all systems and windows updated. Nothing original! The low HOA fee is only $133 and includes trash collection, snow removal, CAM and use of all amenities. Less than 3 miles to COSTCO, WAL-Mart and Mt. Vernon Hospital; less than 10 miles to Huntington Metro Station, Ft. Belvoir, Old Town Alexandria, Wegman's, I-495 and much more! Great location! Fabulous Home! Tremendous Square Footage Value! This is a not-to-be-missed home! Covid-19 Protocol required. Bring your shoe covers or remove shoes. Wear a mask. Minimize touching. Thank you for your cooperation. [Pinewood Lake - $429,900]

 

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