Del Ray is a community north of Old Town Alexandria, built in a grid pattern in 1894. It extends north from Braddock Road to East and West Glebe Roads. It is bound on the west by Russell Road and on the east by Jefferson Davis Hwy (U.S.1).
This community is up and coming with an eclectic mix of people and homes. With a small town feel and an average list price of $550,000 this is a sought after area for hip young couples to settle. The main street of Mount Vernon Avenue displays a variety of locally owned stores and restaurants. Retail chains and a movie theater are just over Jefferson Davis Hwy located in the Potomac Yards shopping center. This area also promotes the arts, one of its main events is ‘Art on the Avenue’ which occurs every October.
No matter what type of home you seek, Del Ray will suit any living style featuring a mix of apartments, duplexes, detached homes and condominiums. Commercial properties are also available to anyone looking to start a business!