September 2012

There are 5 blog entries for September 2012.

Rose Hill Falls and Rose Hill Communities, Rockville Maryland

Rose Hill Falls and Rose Hill are side-by-side communities in Rockville Maryland that offer the very best in style, accessibility, and scenery. 

Rose Hill Falls has beautiful town homes and single-family homes designed in classic brick-front, East Coast fashion. Winding Rose Drive provides a verdant pathway throughout the neighborhood giving access to all the tree-lined cul-de-sacs throughout the community with a single entrance at Great Falls Road, ensuring the streets are safe and quiet.


Rose Hill is not a step behind Rose Hill Falls when it comes to scenic streets and a cozy atmosphere. Rose Hill has lane after lane of darling brick-front, single-family homes knit

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The Gables and Bently Place communities

The Gables and Bentley Place are two cozy condominiums located next door to each other in the center of North Bethesda, Maryland (20852). Both of these residences were built in the late 1980s and offer top tier amenities, beautiful surroundings, and proximity to life’s necessities.

Bentley Place sits on 14 acres of meticulously landscaped property. The community consists of 240 “luxury-garden style” condominium units with your choice of 1–2 bedrooms plus loft.

The Gables is a larger community with 408 luxury townhomes and condominiums across 21 acres of garden style terrain that is perfect for afternoon strolls. Three-level units are available with one, two, or three bedroom options.

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Avenel | Potomac, Bethesda

Luxurious Living at it's Finest

Avenel is an upscale community of homes unlike any of its kind. Built in the ‘80s and ‘90s on the expansive 1,018 acre Avenel Farm located in the town of Potomac (20854) in Montgomery County, Maryland.  The neighborhood borders Potomac and Bethseda in Maryland between Persimmon Tree Road to the north, Falls Road to the west, and McArthur Boulevard to the south. It is divided into 14 breathtaking villages with Oaklyn Drive running through the center connecting all of them and contains approximately 900 luxury homes, the community at Avenel offers many elite amenities.

Avenel Swim and Tennis Club, a third-party privately owned facility, offers 5.1 acres of top tier recreation. The complex

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Foreclosures vs. Short Sales 101

Foreclosures/REO/Bank owned properties are definitely more desirable in general.  Although lately, inventory has been lacking and the competition to buy a property has been strong.  My latest client, it took us 5 offers to finally ratify a contract.  Not kidding, we lost out on 4 previous offers.  We had offered full price, over full price, or even full price with an Escalation Clause... and we were still getting beat by other Buyers.

I've noticed more & more cash buyers as well. 
This is a key sign that the market has turned & it's a good time to buy. 

Most important is to be prepared on your end as much as possible.  From there we set-up searches for your exact requirements, and watch daily.  When we get a hit, we

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Elegance, Culture, and Scenery

Tuckerman Station Entrance

Tennis Courts at Tuckerman StationTuckerman Station PoolTuckerman Station is located in beautiful North Bethesda, Maryland and offers residents their choice of 3-story town homes or cozy condominiums. No matter which you choose, you’ll have access to the community swimming pool during the summer and the dual tennis courts year round.


Bethesda Trolley TrailMultiple parks are within walking distance from the premises and sport playgrounds, basketball courts, baseball and soccer fields, and cookout/picnic areas. The historic Bethesda Trolley Trail runs right along side the community. This six-mile trail marks where the trolley used to carry workers to and from DC in the 1800s. Today, joggers, pedestrians, and bikers traverse the trail as a direct line through the heart and foliage of the

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