Virginia Home Sales Rise and 6,400 Army Jobs Bypass Ft. Belvoir for Alexandria

Today’s short real estate takes:

It’s the ying and yang of real life – even as the financial markets continue to crash around our ears, Virginia’s home sales in Fairfax County rose 10.7 percent last month, the county’s first double digit increase in a year and a half.  Click here to read more.

6,400 Army jobs, originally slated for Ft. Belvoir in Fairfax County, are now headed for Alexandria as part of part of a larger base realignment program.  Click here to read more.