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Real Estate Agent - Thompson Company, REALTORS® 240.593.2860 - MD594797
Andrea Bedard has been assisting home buyers and sellers in Silver Spring, MD and (far) beyond since 2004. She is fluent in Real Estate and German, pro preservation, passion and coffee fueled. Ready to write your unique Real Estate story? Contact Andrea at 240-593-2860. Happy ending guaranteed!



The Real Estate market in the Silver Spring, MD area has changed dramatically over the last few months. We jumped from one extreme to the other, from buyer's to seller's market, with only a short time of some balance in between. Buyer traffic is up by huge numbers (40% according to RISMedia) comp...
I was contacted a couple of weeks ago by a lovely couple in need of a home away from home in Silver Spring, MD. While I listened to their wants and needs I immediately thought of the Americana Finmark subdivision as the ideal location: steps from Forest Glen Metro, just 1 stop south to Downtown S...
If you are searching for a venue to hold your child's birthday party then check out the Center Ring Circus School in Columbia, MD. Picture 12 kids rolling on the floor laughing - that is how much fun it is!My almost-4-year-old was recently invited to a birthday party at the Circus School. She's a...
I'm reblogging Gail Robinson's post as well because I believe in the power of community. The more people share her story the better the chance that she will be heard! My heart goes out to Gail and her husband. An ounce of compassion and the willingness to do the right thing, that is all it takes....
Montgomery County, MD Shades of green and Leaves for Neighborhoods tree planting programs Free trees are available through the Montgomery County Planning Shades of Green program and those even come with a 2-year-maintenance plan. That's right - the city will water your new tree for you! The goal ...
  The most effective marketing is one that stays top of mind always! Well, this company knows how to! After I spotted their tricked out car today I know for a fact that I will always think of The Village Vet first when I have a need for one again. Also, I am now wondering if I should perhaps pimp...
Home Sale Statistics for the 20905 zip-code of Silver Spring, MD172 properties sold during 2012 in the 20905 zip-code of Silver Spring, MD. The average sold price was $416,225 and the average sold-to-list price ratio was 96.9%. The average days-on-market for all properties was just under 100 days...
Can I use gift money to purchase a home in Maryland? The short answer is, yes, of course and more and more buyers do. The long answer is provided below, courtesy of Maryland's Mortgage Mama Bridget McGee. She's done an excellent job explaining it all but in the event it does not answer all of yo...

Andrea Bedard

Fluent in Real Estate & German, M.A. ABR ASP CIPS
local_phone(301) 384-9177
smartphone(240) 593-2860
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Andrea's blog is about (g)local Real Estate, family-owned businesses, Main St USA, neighborhood info and happenings in MoCo & HoCo and (far) beyond.

It's sprinkled with sound advice and a candid perspective, sweetened by her vintage soul and topped off with her passion for Real Estate, travel, running and the 2 most important people in her life. Andrea is bilingual and holds the distinguished Certified International Property Specialist designation.