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By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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Georgian Colonies  -  Real Estate Market Report - For the month of  April, 2007              Status               Count   Price Range                  Avg List           Avg DOMP            Active                20      340,000 - 417,500      386,725            93            CNTG/KO         1    ...

By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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Leisure World of Maryland  -  Real Estate Market Report - April 2007 Coops             Status               Count   Price Range                  Avg List           Avg DOMP            Active              40        64,950  -  319,000      164,749           95            CNTG/NO          4         ...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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  Since my recent post about the Oldest House in Silver Spring an EVEN OLDER ONE has come on the market for sale. It's the original Kinsman Farmhouse out Colesville Road between 4 corners and Burnt Mills.  It dates back to 1783!, and I thought 1833 was OLD!! It's on almost an acre hidden from th...

By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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Leisure World of Maryland - Arbor Day (April 27 2007) This year on Arbor Day (April 27), the Garden and Environmental Cub will be sponsoring the planning for a series of Crimson King Norway maples.  The choice of  the Crimson King Norway for this years planting was made after a search of the Leis...

By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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Leisure World of Maryland - Spring Walk-a-thon scheduled.This years Spring walk-a-thon has been scheduled for April 27, for the benefit of Mental Health.  This year's proceeds will be going to Threshold Services, a non-profit mental Health provider here in Montgomery.  The event will be kicked of...

By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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GEORGIAN COLONIES - 6 Month Market Report                  Price                          Average       Days PropertyStatus      Range         Count      List              on Market (DOMP)Active       <400,000         14     $377,264             86             >=400,000           5     $414,400  ...

By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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Leisure World of Maryland is a private, age-restricted community located in Montgomery County, Maryland The Community which is a 610 acre parcel of land is boarded on the north by Norbeck Rd, the west by Georgia Ave and south by Bel Pre Ave, Access is to this fenced in area is limited to resident...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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This email was on my neighborhood's List Serve, I am personally for it, How about you?. . . . . . . . .  .  . . . .  This was on Silver Spring Moms - I thought I'd pass it onto others: Though I'm not usually one for big chains, given the loss of Storehouse and IA ETC, this might be a good additio...

By Bob Force (REALTOR®), The FORCE in Maryland Real Estate
(Weichert - McKenna & Vane)
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Leisure World of Maryland Real Estate Market Report - Listing since Oct 2006 Coops1 Bedroom                   Status               Count               Price Range                  Avg. DOMP            Active              11                    67,500  - 129,000                    81            Con...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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  The 1970's and 80's Tennis Star Harold Solomon grew up in this big custom-built split level home in the Springbrook Estates Subdivision of Silver Spring.  The house was built in 1958 and has 7 Bedrooms and 4 Full Baths, an inground swimming pool and (of course) a Tennis Court. The house is loc...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Built in 1968, this big contemporary split level was the private home of Charles "Lefty" Driesell until it was sold by him in 1988. This unique custom built home is on a short, no-thru street in the subdivision known as Valleybrook. The home is set on a densely wooded 1/2 acre within walking dist...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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 This old farmhouse sits at the highest point on a hill overlooking Colesville Road from the top of Greyrock Road and Harvey Roads in The Woodside Park Neighborhood of Silver Spring.  Built in 1833, it is by far the oldest house I have ever encountered in Silver Spring. Surrounded now by homes bu...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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  Goldie Hawn the famous actress and comedian grew up in this quaint and charming circa 1927 Brick Duplex in Takoma Park, Md 20912.  The Hawn Family lived in the Left Side of this duplex.  Goldie's small wedding to John Hudson was in the backyard of this home.  Goldies father Edward Hawn, a musi...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Romance Novelist Nora Roberts aka J.D. Robb grew up in this adorable bungalow off of Sligo Avenue near the heart of Downtown Silver Spring.  This area used to be known as "Takoma Park" and is now known as North Takoma Park with a Silver Spring Address.  Nora Roberts' real name is Eleanor M Robert...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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The Montgomery County Revenue Authority has proposed changes to the Sligo Creek Golf Course.  They want to add a lighted tiered driving range and a minature golf course ( but not a "tacky" or  "carnival" type course) The neighboring community is NOT Happy about the changes and has rejected the pl...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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The Corner of Noyes & Georgia Avenue (just north of the Downtown Silver Spring CBD) is expecting a New Developement of 23 Townhouses and 3 Restored Historic Houses. The builder Joseph Alefandre built homes in the award-winning neotraditional new urbanist community of the "Kentlands" in Gaithersbu...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Are you looking for charm? The neighborhoods closest to Downtown Silver Spring are older and full of charm! The neighborhoods of East Silver Spring,Woodmoor, Woodside, Indian Spring Village, North Hills and Northwood Park, to name a few, are filled with bungalows, cape cods and brick colonials on...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Proposed Condo/Apartment Building at 814 Thayer Avenue - Currently an Office Building (Accross from Silver Spring Towers Apartments) will be a 5 story 52 Unit Residential Building - Units will be 1 or 2 Bedroom - Some will have a mezzanine. Expected Prices are to be less than $450,000.  The devel...

By Cheronn Collins, Silver Spring Real Estate
(Century 21 Trademark Realty)
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Notice anything different when you travel north on New Hampshire from Takoma Park?  The next time you are there (between Hillandale Shopping Center and Lockwood Drive), look right and you will see where FDA is consolidating it's headquarters.  With the front entrance on New Hampshire Avenue and t...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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A Mature, Established and Vibrant  Neighborhood of Unique and Charming Single Family Homes on Shady Tree Lined Streets.  Most of the Homes in the neighborhood were built in the 1920's thru the 1930's and are prized for their unique character and architectural detail. No two houses are alike, no m...

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