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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 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!
Dear Maryland Home Buyer, please make the offer! Sincerely, this listing agent. For a split second I was contemplating publishing just these words today because it is the very advice I'd like to shout from my virtual rooftop. The busier the Real Estate market in Silver Spring and beyond has gotte...
Special delivery! Last weekend after showing homes in Silver Spring, I made time for one more stop in the Fairknoll subdivision to make one very special delivery. My buyers just closed on their new house at the end of 2020 (the very best way to end that year, wouldn't you agree?) and are currentl...
You've heard it hundreds of times: kitchen and bathrooms sell houses! In pre-C19 times the most pre-listing dollars were probably spent in these rooms, upgrading appliances, replacing the cabinets or countertops, or refreshing the overall look at least. Kitchen and baths were front and center in ...
If you are always waiting for the right time to make the move, the right time may just pass you by. I met with a client the other day discussing his potential home sale and purchase of forever home, again. We have done so a few times in the past, always weighing pros and cons, discussing possibil...
The latest housing market statistics for Montgomery County, MD are out, and the numbers are nothing short of impressive.The YOY (year-over-year) median sales price has increased by 11%, or $50,000 - that's not a typo - to $500K. The average time it took to sell a home was cut in half and is now 2...
Leadership with Agility was the title of an excellent webinar hosted by Neha Chetwani with the workplace atelier that I had the chance to attend just recently. To lead with agility means to tap into the collective awesomeness of a team, to be a leader among leaders, to leverage the combined knowl...
All you need is love ... and a dog! These times are [still] tough when you are a hugger! Valentine's Day especially can be a difficult day for some people. Should you need a hug today, here's a big snowy virtual one, courtesy of my pup, Mr. Lennon.
Every year you'll hear us say to not wait until Spring to sell your house. But it's never been more true than in 2021. Yes, Spring IS the prime selling season - traditionally. Buyers are house-hunting year round, however, and nothing about the current housing market has been traditional!Record-lo...
When you are craving Caribbean Cuisine, only the very best will do! Anegada Delights Caribbean Cuisine in Columbia, MD is the place to go when you are craving jerk chicken, shrimp or salmon, curry coconut shrimp, oxtail, red snapper, and the most flavorful Caribbean side dishes. I can say - witho...
It's not always smooth sailing in Real Estate. This is not news, but as much as we like to emphasize all the good (rightly so), it's equally important to point out the pitfalls and unique challenges that can pop up no matter the time spent preparing, researching, and verifying. Even with the best...

Andrea Bedard

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

It's sprinkled with sound advice and a candid perspective, sweetened by her vintage soul and topped off with her passion for Real Estate, running and the 2 most important people in her life.