March 2017

Found 4 blog entries for March 2017.

Luxury Brownstones & condos all walkable to restaurants and Harris Teeter

- Park Potomac townhomes & condos for sale & rent 
- Park Potomac photos

Park Potomac

I got a call the other day from a lady saying, "I've been away from the area for a little more than 10-years, and was amazed when I saw this community."  

And she's right. Not much more than 10-years ago, Park Potomac didn't exist. But it really thrives now. From luxury, well sized brownstone style town homes to condo living to offices to Harris Teeter and restaurants, Park Potomac is a place where several thousand people now live, work, and play every day. 

It's a community where you could literally step out of your front door and walk a few blocks to your office, then over to Harris Teeter for

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Testing your well water 

Lead
https://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/drinking/private/wells/disease/lead.html 

Radon
Most people think of Radon gas, another test that should be done when buying your home.  Radon can be found in outdoor air, indoor air, soil air, and ground water.  People exposed to radon in drinking water have higher chance of getting lung cancer.  Learn more about Radon & testing

Bacteria
Including E Coli

Chemicals
Including Nitrite & Nitrate

Here's a good website to help you interpret your water testing results.
You'll see MCL= Maximum permissable Contaminant Levels
Water is tested to see if it is safe for human consumption & meets federal, state, and local requirements.

 

Also think about getting a whole-house water filter &

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The Washington Suburban & Sanitation Commission (WSSC) explains Front Foot Benefit Charges;  https://www.wsscwater.com/customer-service/rates/front-foot-benefit-charges.html

Here in Montgomery County we have seen this more and more on the newer developments. It's a way of prorating service charges specifically to those who are using them.  Instead of the previous method where it's all pulled from our property taxes, regardless.  If handled properly, this should be a more efficient model. 

If you are selling your home and currently pay this yearly FFBC...
You must disclose to your potential Buyers.  It will be listed on your Property taxes as a separate charge from WSSC.
Your Buyers will want to know how much, AND, how long into the future will they

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New luxury, elevator townhomes & custom homes in Bethesda

Grosvenor Heights Homes For Sale. Custom Homes and Townhomes

Grosvenor Heights - A new community tucked away off Rockville Pike & Grosvenor Lane

--> Grosvenor Heights Bethesda townhomes for sale
It features 165 brand new luxury town homes by EYA, the Bethesda and DC Metro area king of the luxury town homes. 

The homes are walkable to the Grosvenor METRO, and just a few minutes drive to Wildwood Shopping Center, Pike & Rose, Whole Foods, and downtown Bethesda.

While some of the town homes are situated a little too close to the edge of the start of 270, most are tucked away nicely in the secluded but super close in 33-acre community.

Most of the town homes feature over 3,000 sq. feet of living space for many models, including the EYA

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