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Ahhh .... Silver Spring, Maryland, Unique, Diverse, Interesting, Rich in History, Revitalized, Historic, Charming and Modern all at the same time. There is no place like Silver Spring and, with regards to Housing, still affordable compared to the rest of Montgomery County. A Superb Location just over the Washington, DC line.
Silver Spring is located along the north east border of Washington D.C., a sprawling area that was named for a spring with sparkling bits of mica. The eastern arm of the red line serves the four metro stops in Silver Spring, the Downtown Silver Spring station, Forest Glen station, Wheaton Station and Glenmont station. Bordered by Washington, D.C. on the south, Prince George's County to the east, Rock Creek Park & the Bethesda/Chevy Chase Kensington Communities to the west and Howard County to the north, Silver Spring's location makes it an awesome place to live.
Old Downtown Silver Spring has had an exciting and ongoing renewal, a multi-million dollar facelift that is providing a pedestrian friendly downtown area with shops and restaurants. The American Film Institute theatre, housed in the historic Silver Spring Theater, is an internationally recognized, state-of-the-art film and video exhibition center. The Fillmore-Live Nation Music/Concert Hall and Event Venue in the old JC Penney Store space. The Discovery Channel's headquarters and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are located in Downtown Silver Spring. The spectacular New Silver Spring Library opened in June of 2015! Silver Spring Town Center features the civic building, ice skating rink. veterans plaza, shops, restaurants, entertainment, and year-round farmers market.
The neighborhoods closest to Downtown Silver Spring are older and full of charm! The neighborhoods of East Silver Spring, Woodmoor, Woodside, Indian Spring, North Hills of Sligo and Northwood Park, to name a few, are filled with bungalows, cape cods, brick colonials and tudors on tree-lined streets. You will find hardwood flooring, wood-burning fireplaces, screened-in porches, and neighbors taking walks in the evenings. The prices for these single family homes is anywhere from 350,000 to 1,000,000+
If you want newer construction, there are the Subdivisions of Manor Spring, Ashton Knolls, Bancroft, Briarcliff Manor, Ashton Preserve and the Luxury Golf Course Community of Hampshire Greens. All of these communities have gorgeous homes, on lots anywhere from 1/3 acre to 10 acres! If you are looking for newer homes expect to pay anywhere from 500,000 to $1,000,000+.
Silver Spring's parks have more than just grass and trees. Many include playgrounds, ball fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, picnic areas, trails, ponds, recreation centers or indoor swim centers. Our parks and streams are beautiful and there are two very active groups of people that want to keep them that way, The Friends of Sligo Creek and Neighbors of the Northwest Branch are private groups dedicated to keeping our two largest tributaries clean and healthy.2016 Real Estate Sales Prices in Silver Spring, Maryland
Takoma Park MD Real Estate Prices and Home Sales
Takoma Park Maryland is one the HOTTEST Pockets of Real Estate in the DC Metro Area!
In 2016 there were 153 sales of Single Family Detached homes in Takoma Park, Montgomery County, Maryland:
The Average LIST price for a single family home in Takoma Park in 2016 was $576,601
The Average SOLD price for a single family home in Takoma Park in 2016 was $580,503
In 2016 the Average Days on the Market for a single family home in Takoma Park, MD was 39 Days.
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