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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!
I just switched service providers and transferred my cell phone number to a new carrier. It was on my radar for quite some time for 2 reasons: 1. customer service (I don't do rude)2. fees. What is it with all the extra fees (I'm looking at you Verizon!)? I much prefer to have one amount, and to k...
After leaving settlement at C.L.A. Title in Rockville the other day, I just had to sneak a moment and drive through Rockville's Historic Districts. I just can't help myself! Charming older houses are my favorite. This grand dame in red caught my eye right away! I am also partial to pops of color....
Happy Closing Day! Just SOLD on Singleton Terrace in the Villages of Urbana, Frederick, MDIt was an almost perfect, textbook transaction. A beautiful home that had obviously been well maintained,  a perfect day for a perfect home inspection, a SOLD price of $330,000 - 10K under list price (yes, e...
One of the perks of being a REALTOR® in Silver Spring, MD and beyond is definitely the beautiful homes I get to tour with my buyers. Some just make you happy, others inspire, and many showcase the love that lives there. We can feel the warmth as soon as we enter, we can hear the laughter, and ima...
Yesterday I had the chance to catch up with Jennifer Smigal, a State Farm Insurance Agent, while on my way to my own office meeting. Jennifer has been part of my trusted 3rd party network for a few years now, and has always been available with input when I needed it. Securing homeowner's insuranc...
So you have fallen in love. You are beaming with excitement. You are daydreaming and imagining a future together. You believe it to be a perfect match.  It turns out, however, that you are not the only one. Many other suitors are lined up, ready to sign on the dotted line and commit for the next ...
While walking my favorite trails, going on a couple of runs and just being out and about this past week, I noticed them. A bit of green pushing through here, a very yellow Forsythia there, the white of the first snow drops, and For Sale signs blooming ... unmistakable signs that Spring is on her ...
Lately, I've noticed an uptick in scam calls. It was quiet for some time (thank you very much!), but as of late I've been receiving multiple calls each and every day. How annoying, especially when caller IDs are being spoofed and it appears to be from a local number. Sometimes though, these call ...
One of our two winners of our Home for the Holidays Decorating Contest, 2019 edition welcomed personal chef and nutritional coach Erin Martin Nelson, Food Love, LLC into their home last weekend. Judging by the feedback we received, it was a winning dinner!I want to thank Thompson Company, Realtor...
Although Mother Nature can't make up her mind whether she should bless us with a mild winter or have our heat pumps work overtime (welcome to Maryland!), and the high today was only 24 degrees, it was the most gorgeous 24 degrees! Brilliant blue skies, and not a cloud covering up the sun's smile....

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.