Real Estate Sales & Rental Info At And Around 1600 Prince

Why Isn't My Condo In Alexandria, Virginia Selling?

Photo of 910 Powhatan St #103s Are you a seller with a property similar to 910 Powhatan St #103s in Alexandria that hasn't sold? Did you know that in Old Town Alexandria:
  • the average number of days on the market is 154.
  • the most expensive condo on the market is 212 S Saint Asaph St.
  • the least expensive condo on the market is 1517 King.
  • 910 Powhatan St #103s is currently listed for $679,000.
A dwelling that's seen very little activity when for sale for months can cause desperation. A few questions to ask your agent include:
  • Is the price right?
  • Is your property listed on your local multiple listing service?
  • Since the day you listed, what places have accepted offers, how many days did it take, and what price were they asking?

Recently Sold At Old Town Alexandria

Impeccably maintained and renovated historic home in Old Town Alexandria offering 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and one-half bath.

212 N Fairfax St

Built in 1820, this home exudes charm and history. The spacious living room with 10-foot ceilings boasts a wood-burning fireplace, built-ins and wide plank wood floors. The gorgeous dining room features generous natural light and storage. The updated eat-in kitchen boasts porcelain tile floors, stainless steel appliances, a pantry, and a large bay window overlooking the serene brick patio. Upstairs you will find a cozy library/den with built-ins and a gas fireplace. Pull down stairs lead to the finished attic - perfect for workout room or extra storage. The spacious master bedroom features generously sized closets and a renovated master bath. The basement is great for storage and the additional room is perfect for a workshop. This incredible location is one block from King Street's dining and shopping, and the Old Town Farmers Market is right around the corner. Some of the updates include backyard lighting (2020), guest bathroom remodeled (2018), re-bricked side and landscaped back yard (2018), chimney relined (2018), new copper roof (2012) and much more. [Old Town Alexandria - $1,250,000]   SOLD!

This property is one of the most unique homes in Old Town for every buyer looking for flexibility and passive income.

617 N Henry St

This two-unit dwelling has two completely separate living spaces both 100% above ground. The ground floor unit is a straight walk-in living space with no stairs to navigate for owner or renters that desire life without steps. This is an one bedroom/ one bathroom unit with open kitchen and dining plus a direct walkout to rear patio. The upper unit has two bedrooms/ one bathroom with an combined kitchen/ dining and living area. This unit also has two skylights for additional natural light and it has a huge attic for storage and more. The flexibility for new owner to make the entire property their home or to live in one unit and rent the other or to live in one unit and make the other a home office or to live in one unit and use the other unit for temporary guess like an elderly parent or adult child or friends….there are just so many options. This is a must see listing all just blocks from metro station and shops and dining. [Old Town Alexandria - $786,000]   SOLD!

Welcome to 116 Prince St (Circa 1770) This stunning Federal brick townhouse located on famed "Captains Row" in the heart of Old Town has a storied history and has recently undergone a thoughtful renovation.

116 Prince St

The recent updates maintain the historic character of the home with its original 250 year old heart pine plank flooring and moldings and builds on the European heritage with a Boffi kitchen, Porcelanosa baths and crystal chandelier lighting. There are 5 bedrooms with 3.5 baths and 3 fireplaces in over 4,300 finished SF. The kitchen opens to a welcoming family room with a woodburning fireplace and French doors leading to a charming slate patio with a tiered, walled garden featuring an outdoor living room perfect for entertaining around the gas firepit and private spa. The owners level master suite has a large living room with a fireplace and private deck overlooking the garden. The top floor has been finished to provide a huge game room with windows to Old Town rooftops and the Potomac River. The lower level has been finished with higher ceilings, a spectacular Porcelanosa bath, and a private bar complete with a wine wall and a third fireplace. Just one block from King Street, Captains Row is one of 2 historic cobblestone streets in Old Town Alexandria. Fireplaces have been relined and convey as is. Shown by appointment only. [Old Town Alexandria - $2,300,000]   SOLD!

Here are various reasons homes similar to 910 Powhatan St #103s in Alexandria will sometimes have no real buyers:
  • Unreasonable price -- The toughest pill to swallow, but on rare occasions this is the problem.
  • Parking -- A difficult driveway or a condo without good parking can be slow to sell.
  • Neighbors -- Are your neighbors making it difficult to sell?
  • First Impression -- Let's face it: some homes are not attractive when you first gaze upon them.
These are problems we've seen before and challenges we know how to overcome. Are you mulling over the idea of selling your home in Old Town Alexandria? If so, it's intelligent to contemplate what homes have sold for in the local community. Those properties can give a homeowner an idea of the list price for your 2-bedroom 2-baths home. Call Nesbitt Realty to get a free and more accurate assessment of your condo's value. I can also prepare a marketing plan to demonstrate to you how we plan to get you the best price as quickly as possible.
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