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Alexandria Home Sales: March, 2014

In March 2014, 176 Alexandria homes sold between $2,500,000-$100,000.

Alexandria Home Sales: March, 2014

Alexandria Real Estate: Top Sales in February 2014

In February 2014, 103 Alexandria homes sold between $3,025,000-$91,000.

Alexandria Real Estate: Top Sales in February 2014

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Local Designer Honored

Alexandria tastemaker blends a variety of styles.

Old Town Alexandra-based interior designer Anna Kucera has a knack for helping her clients turn their fanciful ideas in to concrete realities.

A Day of Local Giving

ACT for Alexandria hosts Spring2ACTion April 9.

On April 9, ACT for Alexandria is hosting Spring2ACTion, a 24-hour online giving competition to raise money for local nonprofits. In its fourth year, Spring2ACTion, the only citywide giving day in the region, hopes to raise $1,000,000 in 24 hours for 117 participating nonprofits.

Alexandria Home Sales: February, 2014

In February 2014, 103 Alexandria homes sold between $3,025,000-$91,000.

Alexandria Home Sales: February, 2014

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Bike Lane Controversy Creates a King-Sized Debate in Alexandria

City Council set to take up proposal to remove parking and install bike lanes.

Months of bitter accusations and counter-accusations are set to culminate this weekend as members of the Alexandria City Council take up a plan to remove four blocks of parking spaces on King Street to make room for a bike lane in each direction.

Alexandria Home Sales: January, 2014

In January 2014, 91 Alexandria homes sold between $2,900,000-$119,810.

Alexandria Home Sales: January, 2014

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Assessing Alexandria: City Officials Mail Annual Valentines to Homeowners

Residential properties increase 5 percent; commercial properties increase 2 percent.

Homeowners across Alexandria will be receiving their annual Valentine from City Hall this week, an assessment of their property that will be used to issue a tax bill later this year.

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Scattering Low-Income Residents Across Alexandria

Public-housing authority considers redeveloping seven properties.

Uncertainty is hanging in the air for thousands of public-housing residents and their neighbors.

Alexandria Home Sales: December, 2013

In December 2013, 183 Alexandria homes sold between $1,950,000-$110,000.

Alexandria Home Sales: December, 2013

Alexandria Home Sales: November, 2013

Alexandria Home Sales: November, 2013

Alexandria Home Sales: October, 2013

In October 2013, 204 Alexandria homes sold between $1,350,000-$115,000.

Alexandria Home Sales: October, 2013

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Choosing Art

Local designers offer tips on how to banish blank walls.

When Anne McCloud and her fiance, Mark Graham, moved into their Herndon home two years ago, with the exception of a large, deep red Chesterfield sofa, a present from Anne’s parents, the furniture they had was left over from graduate school: a tattered antique chair in need of reupholstering and two side tables.

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Home for the Holidays

Amateur chef Dave Mulligan gets the kitchen of his dreams ... just in time for Thanksgiving.

As Dave Mulligan tells it, he owes the long-coveted "blue eyes" granite countertops now in his kitchen to events that started with a leaking shower one floor above.

Alexandria Home Sales: September, 2013

In September 2013, 181 Alexandria homes sold between $2,000,000-$84,000.

Alexandria Home Sales: September, 2013

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