For Developers

Alexandria’s history as an urban center of business, tourism and living was created and continues to be shaped as development continues in all neighborhoods of the City. Though many neighborhoods are well-established and built-out, development and redevelopment projects are underway and planned in all seven of Alexandria’s distinct submarkets. Whether you are looking for new development opportunities, considering investment, or looking for renovation and repositioning prospects, Alexandria should be at the top of your list. Below, please find several resources that may be useful as you evaluate Alexandria real estate.

Development Process
The City of Alexandria is committed to providing the most accelerated development review process in the region and facilitates collaboration between the community and the applicant.
Market Profile
Alexandria’s submarkets boast office, retail, residential and industrial products, to include opportunities for new development.  This section provides a brief overview of the different product types.
This section provides downloadable statistics, maps, development projects, demographics, and other noteworthy information on the City's seven submarkets.
Noteworthy Projects
If you're looking for background information on the City's unique office developments, residential conversions, multi-use development, or build-to-suit opportunities, this section highlights several projects in Alexandria over the past ten years.
This page provides information on state and local incentive programs, as well as comparison data to neighboring jurisdictions.  Please contact staff for more information on available incentives that may be available for projects or investments.
Development Hotspots
These pages provide detailed information and a searchable map of proposed, approved, and under construction developments in Potomac Yard, Carlyle, Landmark/Van Dorn, Beauregard, and the Waterfront.
Alexandria by the Numbers
Browse our collection of demographics, economic indicators, and market statistics to learn more about the City of Alexandria.
Our staff has extensive experience in commercial real estate, development, research, and information sharing. Let us know how we can assist you as you evaluate Alexandria’s real estate opportunities.

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