Real Estate and Rental Information About Marina Towers & Alexandria VA

WETA Celebrates History And Homes Of Del Ray

Del Ray was profiled Monday night on WETA's "If You Lived Here," with the hosts learning that home prices for the neighborhood's bungalows, Cape Cods and duplexes have shot up over the past 20 years. Local real estate agent Jen Walker took the hosts on a tour, explaining that a one-bedroom condominium in Del Ray currently goes for about $225,000, while townhouses are selling for $600,000 to $700,000. Single-family homes range from $850,000 to more than $2 million. According to patch.com, "The hosts visited a remodeled townhouse on Kennedy Street that featured a refurbished kitchen with a big opening to see through to the living room. The finished basement adds lots of living space to the townhouse. The home went on the market for $719,900. Located adjacent to what was once the second-largest U.S. railyard, Del Ray has gone through many changes in its history. Over the past 25 years, Del Ray has seen new shops and restaurants opening. In the 1970s and 1980s, the majority of businesses in Del Ray were Black-owned. Today, a larger number of white business owners and residents have moved in." As per patch.com, "The show highlights Pat Miller Neighborhood Square on Mount Vernon Ave., which was dedicated to the community leader in 2017. Miller, who has lived in Del Ray for more than 30 years, has served as a president of the Del Ray Business Association and served on the board for more than 20 years. The hosts find out that Del Ray, like other parts of Alexandria, is extremely dog-friendly. "I don't think there's a restaurant or a retail store that doesn't allow dogs," Miller said."

Properties in Marina Towers

Spacious, sun-filled 2BR/2BA condo in Marina Towers! The location can't be beat -- minutes to Old Town, National Airport, the Pentagon, & DC! Features include eat-in kitchen with pantry and granite counters w sliding door to balcony.

501 Slaters Ln #114

Gracious living room and dining room perfect for entertaining. Spacious primary en suite with walk-in closet. Original wood flooring under carpet, large balcony and loads of closet space! The building offers amenities galore: 24 hour front desk service and security, full gym, sauna, bike storage, recreational room, large seasonal outdoor pool and outdoor grills with tiki bar and outdoor seating on the waterfront. Gated private access to Mount Vernon Trail. Water, gas, sewer, electric, trash and parking included in Condo Fee. Pet Friendly. [Marina Towers - $429,900]

Welcome to Marina Towers in North Old Town! Beautifully renovated 2 bedroom condo with panoramic views of the DC skyline and colorful sunsets! This home has been freshly painted and has new luxury wide-plank flooring throughout.

501 Slaters Ln #1111

The kitchen is perfect for entertaining with the new open concept floorplan. White shaker kitchen cabinets with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances line the walls and peninsula. There is a separate pantry area as well as additional storage space in the peninsula. The new open space allows for easy conversation with your guests while prepping your meals. Afterward, walk out onto the balcony to enjoy the beautiful sunsets or your view of DC monuments and the White House! The bedrooms are spacious with large windows and closets. The primary bedroom will fit a King bed comfortably with a small seating area. There is also a generous walk-in closet that leads to the newly renovated bathroom. This building has it all with a resort feel to it. There is a large swimming pool that will be opening soon along with a gazebo and BBQ grills for your use. Other amenities include a small convenience store on-site, a gym, a sauna, and a 24-hour concierge desk. On each floor near the elevators is a laundry room with 3 washers & dryers and a trash/recycling room. All utilities are included with the condo fee. It is a pet-friendly (25 lbs or less) community. The location of this community can't be beaten! You are less than a mile away from Braddock Metro station and opening soon is the Potomac Yard Metro. Harris Teeter, Trader Joe's, St Elmo's Coffee Pub (the best!), Buzz Bakery, Tropical Smoothie, Rustico, and ABC Liquor are all within a short walk from Marina Towers. There are also the beautiful Mount Vernon Bike trails to Mount Vernon if headed South, or if headed north, to Washington DC and beyond. National Landing is a growing tech hub for the area. You have Amazon, Boeing, and Virginia Tech with an expanding presence that is fueling the growth in this Northern Virginia area. Reagan National Airport is only 10 -15 minutes away. National Harbor is also a short drive across the river or you can take the water taxi from the waterfront in Old Town. This condo couldn't be a better investment in a fantastic location! See it soon! [Marina Towers - $575,000]

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