potomac homes for sale: How's Your Curb Appeal? - 03/24/13 04:34 AM
How's Your Curb Appeal?
There is a lot of talk in the Washington DC real estate market about the low inventory of homes on the market this year and the return of multiple contracts. However, there are still some homes that are sitting on the market for various reasons: location, price and condition. If you are a seller and your home is not getting looks and you are committed to selling, consider your home's CURB APPEAL and what things you can do to get buyers to walk through the front door. I read a good article on Houzz titled 17 Ways To … (3 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Don't Forget The For Sale Sign! - 03/12/13 08:17 PM
Don't Forget The For Sale Sign!
A For Sale sign should be a big part of any Realtors marketing plan. Often, a sign can help you sell your property and get you more business. If your seller doesn't want a For Sale sign out in front of their home, how are potential buyers going to know it's on the market? Buyers working with a Realtor will get the information but what about the other buyers? 
A For Sale sign is a very valuable tool and can do the following:
It let's your neighbors and their visitors know you are on the market. Identifies the … (4 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Just Listed in Potomac Maryland in Horizon Hill for $839,000 - 03/10/13 12:53 AM
Just Listed in Potomac Maryland in Horizon Hill for $839,000

 
This charming painted white brick colonial has 2,574 square feet on 2 levels, another 1,287 square feet in the lower level and is ready for new owners!!!  The floorplan is very user friendly including 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances & granite counters open to the breakfast room, pretty hardwood floors, family room and open living & dining rooms. Large mastersuite, sitting room & renovated bath + 3 additional bedrooms and renovated bath on the upper level. Lower level with recreation room, den and storage space. Large, flat back … (5 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Attention Luxury Maryland Home Sellers: Be Your Own Buyer - 10/23/12 08:42 AM
If you walked into your home today, would you want to buy it? Be honest with yourself... Many of today’s sellers wouldn’t give their own homes a second look if they were buying today.  So, why should the buyers?
When it comes to the luxury home buyers in Potomac, Bethesda and Chevy Chase , Maryland, they want to feel they are getting a great value. Sure, everyone wants a deal but how far are your dollars going? As I have mentioned before, most buyers do not  have a lot of money left over to renovate or even upgrade the decor so … (3 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Things to Do in Potomac Maryland in August, 2011! - 08/02/11 08:15 AM
Things to Do in Potomac Maryland in August, 2011!
Are you a young family living in the Potomac, Maryland area? If so, then consider checking out some of these fun events going on this month.
These community-oriented events really highlight what makes the greater Potomac, Maryland area such a great place to raise a family.
 Enjoy these Family Friendly Activities in the Potomac Maryland Area Here’s a sampling of all the fun and family-friendly events going on this month in the Potomac, Maryland area:
Montgomery County Agricultural Fair 2011: Montgomery County Agricultural Fair is the largest county fair in Maryland and has … (5 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Potomac MD Homes: Just Listed Close To Potomac Village - 07/31/11 06:40 AM

Potomac MD Homes: Just Listed Close To Potomac Village
The Schuman Team of Washington Fine Properties just listed a terrific, large family home walking distance to Potomac Village in Potomac, Maryland.
 
Address: 9801 Hall Road
 
Subdivision: Williamsburg Highlands
 
Price: $1,350,000
 
Age: 33 years old
 
Lot Size: .47 acres (20,411 square feet)
 
Highlights: This is a lot house for the money with a total of 7 bedrooms, 4 full baths and 1 half bath. Ideally located the house provides easy access to River Road & Potomac Village. Buyers will love the embassy-sized rooms, hardwood floors on … (1 comments)

potomac homes for sale: The Winterset Neighborhood In Potomac, Maryland - 04/20/11 03:32 PM

The Winterset Neighborhood In Potomac, Maryland

Winterset is a fine Potomac, Maryland neighborhood of approximately 100 homes sited on lovely treed lots between 1/4 - 1.5 acres. It is very family friendly and there are always walkers, bikers and sports enthusiasts out and about in the neighborhood!
Click on the link to learn more about the Winterset neighborhood.
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potomac homes for sale: Coming On The Market: 10001 Gable Manor Court in Potomac Maryland - 04/05/11 06:41 PM

Coming On The Market: 10001 Gable Manor Court in Potomac Maryland

The Schuman Team is listing 10001 Gable Manor Court this week.
It's a 2 car garage, semi-detached home located in the heart of Potomac Village in a small neighborhood called The Village at Potomac (aka "Gable Manor"). This home has 4 bedrooms and 3.5 full baths including a bedroom and full bath (currently a den) on the main level. The main level is sunny and spacious with a dining room, great room and kitchen. If a buyer is looking to downsize and to enjoy all the amenities of Potomac … (3 comments)

potomac homes for sale: JUST LISTED 8113 APPALACHIAN TERRACE, POTOMAC, MD 20854 - 03/26/11 03:05 PM
JUST LISTED 8113 APPALACHIAN TERRACE, POTOMAC, MD 20854
This is one level living at it's best, in close-in Potomac, MD. It's everything you have been waiting for and more in this contemporary open floorplan 3 bedroom 2.5 bath, 2 car garage semi-detached home. Highlights include hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, skylights, library/den on main level, open space wrap-around deck, fenced courtyard and walk-out LL with bedroom and bath. Ready to move-in!
LIST PRICE:  $799,000
LEGAL SUBDIVISION:  Inverness Forest
NEIGHBORHOOD:  Potomac Pond
LOT SIZE:  12,761 square feet/.29 acres
HOA FEE:  $415.00/quarterly
YEAR BUILT:  1987
SCHOOLS:  Bells Mill Elementary School, Cabin John Middle School, … (5 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Potomac Patch ~ For All The News & Events In Potomac MD - 03/17/11 10:59 AM
Potomac Patch ~ For All The News & Events In Potomac MD
 
Where do you get your Potomac MD information, news, events, happenings? I get mine from a daily dose of the Potomac Patch. I receive an email each day highlighting events taking place in and around Potomac. It's a great way to stay in touch with your community and to find out about events that might be of interest. The Potomac Patch covers restaurant openings, new stores, developments, real estate, festivals and just about anything you can think of. You can follow them on Facebook and Twitter too.
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potomac homes for sale: Washington Fine Properties ~ Potomac Open House Tour ~ 3/13/11 - 03/12/11 07:33 AM
Washington Fine Properties ~ Potomac Open House Tour ~ 3/13/11 Please join The Schuman Team  & WFP for our group open house this Sunday March 13th  from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the following Potomac Homes For Sale.   
10617 Macarthur Boulevard
List Price: $2,195,000
Subdivision: Potomac Outside
Lot Size: .58 acres
Virtual Tour for 10617 Macarthur Boulevard
Directions: From Potomac Village go south on Falls Road; make a left on Macarthur Boulevard; left after Old Angler’s Inn to #10617.
13647 Maidstone Lane – JUST LISTED
List Price: $1,295,000
Subdivision: Rivers Edge
Lot Size: 2.51 acres
Virtual Tour for 13647 Maidstone Lane
Directions: Take River Road N to left on … (3 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Potomac Homes For Sale: The Definition of Luxury in Potomac MD - 02/10/11 05:31 PM
Potomac Homes For Sale:
The Definition of Luxury in Potomac MD




ADDRESS: 9009 Congressional Court, Potomac , MD 20854
SUBDIVISION: Bradley Farms
LIST PRICE: $7,165,000
LOT SIZE: 91,476 square feet/2.1 acres
GARAGE CAPACITY: 6 car garage 
ARCHITECT: Jim Rill of Rill Architects
BUILDER: Jefrey Robins of JEFFCO


SCHOOL ASSIGNMENTS: Carderock Springs Elementary School, Thomas W. Pyle Middle School, Walt Whitman High School (This information is subject to change - please contact Montgomery County Public Schools to verify)
 























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potomac homes for sale: Potomac Homes For Sale Q & A: Assessed Value Vs. Fair Market Value - 02/08/11 07:19 AM
Potomac Homes For Sale Q & A: Assessed Value Vs. Fair Market Value
This is a Potomac Homes For Sale Q & A for both buyers and sellers. I can't count how many times I have been asked the following question:
Q: What is the difference between Assessed Value and Fair Market Value of a home?
A: Typically I do a good amount of research before I write a post. This time my research comes in the form of another Realtor, Bill Gassett of Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate. Bill has written a thorough, professional and easy to understand explanation of The … (8 comments)

potomac homes for sale: Keeping Your Potomac MD Home Organized All Year Long! - 01/22/11 03:07 PM
 
 Keeping Your Potomac MD Home Organized All Year Long!
If you wanted to have a super bowl party is your house ready? What about a charity event, family dinner, card game? Are you embarrassed to have people over? Do you have stuff everywhere? Well, you are not alone - most of us including me could use some help organizing!!! I just read a terrific article on hgtv.com titled, Your Guide To Lifelong Organization. I highly recommend it!
Just think, if you had an organized home, you would be able to put it on the market in a moment's notice. Call … (2 comments)

potomac homes for sale: POTOMAC MD HOMES FOR SALE: 11504 FRONT FIELD LANE + ADJACENT LOT - 01/08/11 12:52 PM
 
POTOMAC MD HOMES FOR SALE: 11504 FRONT FIELD LANE + ADDITIONAL 2 ACRE LOT

 
The Schuman Team just listed an elegant, beautifully constructed colonial home for $2,395,000 on 2 acres and an additional adjacent lot for $1,195,000 on 2 acres in the subdivision known as Piney Spring in Potomac MD off of Piney Meetinghouse Road. To read more about 11504 Front Field Lane or to schedule a tour, click on the link!
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potomac homes for sale: Buyers Tips: Potomac Homes For Sale Q & A - 01/05/11 02:08 PM
 
Buyers Tips: Potomac Homes For Sale Q & A
I thought it would be nice to share some Q & A with my readers as we get asked a lot of interesting questions, mostly real estate related but not all. I plan to do this often so check back and see if your questions made the blog.
This week's questions are about the Montgomery County Public School System (MCPS).
Q: How do I figure out what schools my kids will go to if I purchase xxxxxx house?
A: This is a very popular question and the answer is simple. To access this information, go … (2 comments)

potomac homes for sale: POTOMAC MD HOMES FOR SALE: JUST LISTED 2277 DUNSTER LANE - OPEN HOUSE 12/5 FROM 1:30-4:00 - 12/02/10 11:39 AM
POTOMAC MD HOMES FOR SALE: JUST LISTED 2277 DUNSTER LANE, OPEN HOUSE 12/5 FROM 1:30-4:00




ADDRESS: 2277 Dunster Lane
SUBDIVISION: Potomac Woods
LIST PRICE: $719,500
LOT SIZE: 13,356 square feet/.31 acres


SCHOOL ASSIGNMENTS: Ritchie Park Elementary School, Julius West Middle School, Richard Montgomery High School(This information is subject to change - please contact Montgomery County Public Schools to verify)

























SPECIAL FEATURES:
Renovated Kitchen and Dining Room in 2000 including stainless steel appliances, sleek cabinets with … (0 comments)

potomac homes for sale: POTOMAC LUXURY HOMES FOR SALE: NEW CONSTRUCTION AT 10617 MACARTHUR BOULEVARD - 10/26/10 02:44 PM
POTOMAC LUXURY HOMES FOR SALE: NEW CONSTRUCTION AT 10617 MACARTHUR BOULEVARD

This stunning new arts & crafts style home sited at the end of a private cul-de-sac was recently completed and is ready for the most discerning buyers. Highlights include: Four finished levels with 6 bedrooms, 7 full baths, 2 half baths, Wide oak floors on 2 levels, Coffered, tray & box beam ceilings with recessed lighting, Four fireplaces, A gorgeous chef's kitchen with top of the line appliances (Subzero & Wolf), Hand crafted details throughout the entire home, Mastersuite with separate sitting room and master bath with heated floors and 3 car garage … (4 comments)

potomac homes for sale: POTOMAC HOMES FOR SALE: WASHINGTON FINE PROPERTIES GROUP OPEN HOUSE 10/24 2:00-4:00 PM - 10/22/10 10:31 AM
POTOMAC HOMES FOR SALE: WASHINGTON FINE PROPERTIES GROUP OPEN HOUSE ~ 10/24 FROM 2:00-4:00 PM
Please join The Schuman Team and Washington Fine Properties for our group open house this Sunday October 24th, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the following Potomac Homes For Sale.


11728 Le Havre Drive
List Price: $1,175,000
Subdivision: Lake Normandy Estates
Lot Size: .38 acres
Virtual Tour for 11728 Le Havre Drive
 
Directions: From Potomac Village, go north on Falls Road (past Glen); make a right on Winterset Drive; left on Le Havre Drive to the cul-de-sac.



10532 Democracy Boulevard
List … (0 comments)

potomac homes for sale: POTOMAC HOMES FOR SALE: SENSATIONAL COLONIAL ON CUL-DE-SAC AT 11728 LE HAVRE DRIVE - 10/08/10 03:23 PM
POTOMAC HOMES FOR SALE: SENSATIONAL COLONIAL ON CUL-DE-SAC AT 11728 LE HAVRE DRIVE



ADDRESS: 11728 Le Havre Drive, Potomac, MD 20854
SUBDIVISION: Lake Normandy Estates
LIST PRICE: $1,175,000
LOT SIZE:  16,436 square feet (.38 acres)
SCHOOL ASSIGNMENTS: Beverly Farms Elementary School, Herbert Hoover Middle School & Winston Churchill High School (This information is subject to change)









SPECIAL FEATURES:
Pretty and sunny yellow brick colonial home with great family floorplan Renovated designer gourmet kitchen with top of the line appliances and finishes including butler's pantry and recent bump out for breakfast … (2 comments)

 
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