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Alexandria Virginia 22301 United States of America

Listing # 121498

Rates From USD 1000 Weekly
Independent Scholar
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Last Updated: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Cozy Asia-Themed, Furnished Home in Alexandria, Virginia

Two China-hands who are moving to Berkeley for several years would be happy to rent their comfortable, Asia-themed, furnished townhouse to a visiting academic individual or family! It is located in one of Alexandria’s most pleasant and convenient neighborhoods, Delray, a charming, family-friendly community with strong yoga and Zen culture. Our house shares this aesthetic, and even has cushions ready for those who want to meditate! Living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen. 3 full bedrooms, 2.5 baths: en suite master bedroom, second full bath in hall and two rooms with single beds. Pull-out bed in finished basement. Ample closets. Sleeps 4-6. House has everything needed for day-to-day living, linens, blankets, hair-dryers, iron, and kitchen is fully stocked with china, cookware, etc. Washer-dryer on second floor. Free internet. Parking spot in back, parking also available in front of house on street. Back deck, with enclosed bike storage. Convenient to Reagan National Airport, 20 minute walk/10-minute bus/ short bike ride on Capital Share Bike to either Braddock Street or King Street metros. Walking distance to Aldi’s or a local grocery store, cafes, restaurants, yoga studios, stores on Mount Vernon and Commonwealth Avenues. Easy access to Mount Vernon and other bike trails, about 40 minutes to downtown DC by bike on Mount Vernon. Short drive to Crystal City and, depending on traffic, 20 minutes to downtown Washington. Elementary school and library down the street, Old Town Alexandria a 10-minute drive or short bike ride.

Week: $1000
Month: $2800; rentals one month or more will include utilities (estimated or actual), approximately $100-$150/month
Cleaning fee will be added at end of stay

Contact: Lili Cole, lilicole@earthlink.net / mobile 917-693-7915 or Mark Cohen, chinaipr@yahoo.com / 202-730-6024.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices

Suited for
6 people
Property Type


Available from Tuesday, May 1, 2018 until Friday, May 31, 2019
Minimum Stay
1 week(s)
Flexible With Dates

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Alexandria
Postal Code - State or Province 22301 VA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Delray
Closest University George Mason University Arlington Campus
University nearby Georgetown University, George Washington University, American University, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies

Rental Price:

USD 1000 Weekly
Rental Fee Comments
2800 monthly
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Holiday Term
  • Available for Short Term
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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About Member

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Independent Scholar Independent Scholar (working outside traditional academia) & Retired Academics
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Elizabeth "Lili" Cole has worked in peacebuilding, human rights and democratization, most recently at the United States Institute of Peace. Mark Cohen, an expert on China and intellectual property law, is Distinguished Senior Fellow and Director, the China Initiative, in Berkeley Center for Law and Technology at the University of California Berkeley Law School. Previously he was the Senior Counselor on China at the United States Patents and Trademarks Office.


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