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Naylor Dupont's Best Homes - Best Of Main Street In A Condo

[Second Edition]

If you're like me, and you've lived on a side street in the burbs, your entire life, this JEWEL in Fairfax Village will be a refreshing change for you.

As this condo is right on a major thoroughfare, Alabama Avenue, there'll be no more braving snow, thunderstorms and dark of night to get back and forth from your car to your front door, anymore. There's enough on-street parking, here, to put you a short walk from your door, at any hour of the day or night, ..and (for River East) there's an uncommonly present police presence. Since this is a major thoroughfare that police and EMS services need to use in a crisis, you can also expect an equally reliable public works commitment - means you'll never be waiting very long for snow plows, salt trucks and power restoration, after violent storms.

Location amenities?

In Fairfax Village, whether you're renting a townhouse or flat, you're surrounded by private homes, ..which only reinforces that strong police presence, I mentioned. You're literally across the street from a major bus-line that runs straight to Metrorail, with no transfers, ..and the buses run, late, which you will appreciate on weekends. You're half a block from a public library - lectures, cultural events ..and some, with music. You're a block away from shopping - a pharmacy, TWO small markets (one with a deli), carryout pizza and Chinese food AND a post office - all of which you will appreciate, when it snows. You're a one-minute ride from banking at Wells Fargo. Great location...

And the condo is GORGEOUS!

I know, because I rushed to the open house, just a couple of weeks ago and fell in love with this place. Secure building, immaculately manicured grounds, classic Fairfax Village colonial style...and SOLID BRICK, iron and steel infrastructure from the 1940s? What's not to love, here?

Consider yourself lucky that I'm relocating, this year, and that you won't have to wrestle me for this condo - well worth the tussle, amigo. [Sigh] You're welcome.

3711 Alabama Ave SE APT 101, Washington, DC 20020 - have a look.

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