Cameron Station, VA Homes For Sale
One of the most interesting real estate redevelopments you’re apt to find is Cameron Station, located in the western part of the independent City of Alexandria, Virginia. Cameron Station, VA was once a massive military installation that shuttered operations in 1995. After that, some enterprising folks turned it into a planned community with a retro design—eighteenth and nineteenth century architectural influences including old-fashioned streetlamps, brick sidewalks and unique homes for sale.
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The majority of offerings here are condos for sale but in a variety of styles. There’s 762 flats and 976 townhouses with styles ranging from boxy Federal to Victorian with peaked gable roofs and front bays. There are also 32 single-family residences and every once in a while one of these homes will come up for sale, listing at over a million dollars. To begin searching Cameron Station, VA homes for sale, have a look at the featured MLS listings below:
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You shouldn’t worry about not having enough space if you can’t nab a house in Cameron Station—multistory townhouses can range up to 3,600 square feet of living space, along with private yards. The overall range of prices is quite wide—one-bedroom condos for sale start around $250,000 and luxury town houses top out around $900,000, with a wealth of possibilities in-between.
There’s a delightful sense of community here with small businesses along a quaint boulevard—such as the Main Street Market with a sandwich deli, Café Pizziaolo, the Cameron Café and a full service day spa. You’ll also find a community clubhouse with swimming, tennis, indoor basketball and a fitness center. Plus the Bright Start learning center and pre-school.
And if all that is not enough, Cameron Station is ringed by three parks on land that was donated to Alexandria by the Army when it dismantled its base. Included are biking and walking trails, playgrounds, a pond, athletic fields and a dog park. The largest of the parks, Ben Brenman, also hosts the popular West End Farmers Market.
From retro homes and condos for sale to a small-town feel in the midst of cosmopolitan Alexandria, Cameron Station has become one of the most successful planned communities in the Washington Metro area. There’s even free shuttle bus service to the nearby Van Dorn Metro station. Call District Partners at Compass to learn more, (202) 798-3600.