“The Waterford” Limited Edition Luxury Residence

A Private Estate Home in Bethesda  (SOLD!!) "The Waterford"  7220 Armat Drive, Bethesda, Maryland 20817 Offered for $1,855,000 This luxury estate residence blends classic materials in a traditionally elegant yet very practical and comfortable home.  Key features include paneled library/study, elevator, in-ground heated pool with sub-meter, new natural gas generator, and five fireplaces.  Multiple French … Continue reading “The Waterford” Limited Edition Luxury Residence

A Special Home in a Special Place

120 Evans Street, Rockville, MD  20850  (SOLD!!) OFFERED FOR: $595,000   MRIS #MC7577514 This home is a wonderful, warm, four-level split plus a large attic, thoughtfully updated through the years by long-time owners.  Highlights include lots of light, an open main level floor plan, and refinished  hardwood floors throughout.  The kitchen has been renovated and provides convenient access … Continue reading A Special Home in a Special Place

Whether To Buy or To Sell During the Holidays – Yes!

"Happy Valentine’s Day!" Clients are asking, “Should I put my house on the market now, or should I wait?” and “Should I buy now, or should I wait?”  What about Thanksgiving, the Holiday season, or New Year’s?  What about buyer interest and showings and open houses? Why not wait? It’s November.  Prices have stabilized.  Inventories … Continue reading Whether To Buy or To Sell During the Holidays – Yes!

Sparkling Potomac Home Offers Village Convenience and More!

Potomac Village Convenience! -- SOLD!! 10209 Gary Road, Potomac, Maryland  20854 Offered for:  $849,000  MRIS #MC7428778 This very well-cared for home is conveniently located in a close-in an established Potomac Village neighborhood which also includes several large upper-bracket properties.  It is a beautifully refinished four-bedroom, two full bath and one-half bath split-level home on five … Continue reading Sparkling Potomac Home Offers Village Convenience and More!

THE Single Most Important Piece of Information to both Sellers and Buyers

Price - For a Listing and for a Contract of Sale.  Sellers and buyers both rely on their agent's expertise and research to help them understand today's market and what are reasonable price expectations.  A wrong price can kill a listing or a deal. This single factor is so important. An agent who tries to … Continue reading THE Single Most Important Piece of Information to both Sellers and Buyers

Several Washington DC Areas Among “Best” Places

Maryland and Virginia Among Highest for Technology, Business Friendliness CNN Money.com and CNBC.com just released their 2010 lists – Top Earning Towns, Best 100 Small Cities to Live,and CNBC for Top States for Business– and The Washington Post announced the area’s education level. Bethesda, MD has the highest median family income in the US, according … Continue reading Several Washington DC Areas Among “Best” Places

“THE ROOST”: Experience a Renowned Tilghman Island Cottage!

A rare chance to own "THE ROOST" cottage, your personal Tilghman Island escape!  Click Here for YouTube Video (LEASED!!) This delightful, 1950 cottage-style home has been upgraded throughout. Cozy and light, with many windows and skylights, the property is located on approximately quarter acre just over the bridge at the entrance bridge to Tilghman Island on the … Continue reading “THE ROOST”: Experience a Renowned Tilghman Island Cottage!

Characteristics of Real Estate Auctions

An Alternative to Brokerage As consultant to clients who wish to explore all the available avenues for the disposition of real estate, I occasionally am asked what are the characteristics and benefits of the traditional brokerage vs. the marketing method in support of an auction. Briefly, a transaction conducted in traditional brokerage is a negotiation that occurs … Continue reading Characteristics of Real Estate Auctions

Majestic 1913 Victorian in Cleveland Park, DC

3420 Porter St., NW, Washington, DC 20016 -- Available for the first time in 65 years. -- SOLD!! Offered for $1,350,000.  MRIS# DC7336115.  This classic 1913 Victorian is filled with character and charm and is located in the heart of Cleveland Park. It features large sun-filled rooms, high coffered ceiling, handsome stone fireplace, gleaming hardwood floors, freshly painted … Continue reading Majestic 1913 Victorian in Cleveland Park, DC

Classic 1926 Takoma Park Bungalow — All Renovated and Ready!

7717 Garland Avenue, Takoma Park, MD  20912 -- MRIS# MC7318585,    Offered for $578,000   $561,000  -- SOLD!! Experience the charm of timeless character and new renovations in keeping with its surroundings and history. This home has been upgraded and improved by an assiduous owner who has done it all and made every space functional. Move in … Continue reading Classic 1926 Takoma Park Bungalow — All Renovated and Ready!

2009-2010 Home Buyer Tax Credit Summary

Current Program Extended and Revised; Expanded to Repeat Home Buyers Despite the many rumors, projections, and hopeful expectations presented in the press in very recent weeks, the final legislation for the tax credit afforded home purchasers has several new features and requirements that distinguish this program from the one which is due to expire November … Continue reading 2009-2010 Home Buyer Tax Credit Summary