The Mill Apartments
Today we welcome a new Red Brick Town sponsor/advertiser, The Mill @ 515, new industrial loft apartments located in Alexandria, Virginia.

The Mill, brand-new industrial loft apartments in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, is offering two (2) free months on your lease just by clicking the ad in the top right of the screen (1st ad below content on your smart phone)

Located at 515 N. Washington in Old Town Alexandria, The Mill features two level penthouse apartments, studio, one-, and two-bedroom industrial loft apartments with 12-foot ceilings, beautiful hardwood floors, exposed brick, and state-of-the-art kitchen appliances.


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The Alric, a brand-new apartment community in Alexandria’s Potomac Yard neighborhood, is throwing a block party on Thursday, May 28. Although an RVSP is not required to attend, you may RSVP here.

The event goes from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and includes food, prizes, and a bunch of fun activities for adults and kids alike, including:

  • outdoor neighborhood market highlighting some of the area’s local restaurants
  • games including jumbo Jenga, cornhole, hula-hoop, and a balloon toss
  • live music
  • pool-side cookout
  • photo booth
  • demonstration by a certified yoga instructor
  • tours of the brand new Alric apartments

Located at 731 Seaton Avenue in Alexandria, Virginia, The Alric features 323 residences — a mix of one- and two-bedroom apartments, many with dens and two-story lofts. The Alric offers a convenient location close to historic Old Town Alexandria, minutes from D.C., and right across the street from the Mt. Vernon Trail for easy recreation access.


I will be at the party from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Hope to see you there!

For more information about the Alric, call 888.478.1096 or check out their website.

Notch 8 apartments in the Potomac Yard neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia

This is an update to this post.

The Notch 8 apartments, named for the railroad term meaning “full speed ahead,” is moving full speed ahead and making progress  in Potomac Yard. Notch 8 will be an apartment building with a 70,000 SF Grocery Store (Giant Food) on the ground floor.

Notch 8 is designed to achieve LEED® certification and features a total of 253 units in a six-story, wood-framed building with amenities including a pool, bathhouse, party room, and green roof courtyard. The community includes 480 below-grade parking spaces across three levels with designated electric vehicle charging stations.

Above you can see that the construction crew is nearly done with the first floor.

Notch8 is part of The Exchange at Potomac Yard which is a 1.9 million-square-foot development with a planned 800,000 square feet of office and hotel space, 100,000 square feet of retail, 1,700 units of residential, and a new Metro station.

Here’s a rendering of what it will look like when finished…


Parc Meridian Apartments on Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria, Virginia - Coming Soon!

As we told you first a couple of years ago, the Park Meridian apartments were on the way in the Eisenhower East neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.

It appears now that the project has undergone a name change to Parc Meridian at Eisenhower Station (see difference btw/ original sign and banner above). Website (see link above) says apartments will be ready in spring 2016.

Construction progress is moving along slowly and surely as you can see in the photo below. You can keep up with the construction camera at this link.


Open houses in Alexandria, Virginia March 7-8 2015

There are dozens of homes for sale with open houses in Alexandria, Virginia scheduled for this weekend, March 7-8 2015. You can view them at this link. Rentals with open houses are at this link.

Looking for a home in the Alexandria, Virginia area? Click this link to see the area’s best homes for sale and for rent with our real estate listings.

Got a home to sell or rent? Add it to our listings at this link and get a beautiful, well-organized listing that works across PC, tablet and mobile in minutes.


This is an update to this post and this post.

Station 650 – a green, mixed-use development of 183 luxury apartments are NOW LEASING in the Potomac Yard neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. They are located at 650 Potomac Avenue in Alexandria, Virginia.

Check out their virtual tour above. You can visit them onsite Monday-Friday 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-5.

Station 650 is part of The Exchange at Potomac Yard which is a 1.9 million-square-foot development with a planned 800,000 square feet of office and hotel space, 100,000 square feet of retail, 1,700 units of residential, and a new Metro station.

For more information, call 1-844-210-3415 or visit this link.

Station 650 Apartments in the Potomac Yard neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia


Check out the condos, apartment homes, townhouses and single family homes that sold this past week in Alexandria, Virginia. Sales occurred as of December 31, 2014. You can check out our Alexandria-area real estate listings at this link.


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