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1207 N Pitt St #1a is appears to be a smart purchase for many reasons. But I'm not recommending you buy this property, or any particular residence in Alexandria. At least, not until I know your goals. It's more important to me that we find the right home for you.
My objective with this post is to help you decide your desires, so that you can move forward in your real estate search in Alexandria. There are an almost unlimited number of variables in play. A few of your options include: