silver spring homes: Homes in the North Hills of Sligo Creek Park Neighborhood of Silver Spring - 08/27/12 10:39 AM

North Hills of Sligo is a beautiful neighborhood of some of the finest older single family homes in Silver Spring. 
Set into the heavily wooded hills of  Sligo Creek Park (thus the name) this subdivision of Single Family Homes built during the early 1930's to late 1940's is located "inside the Capitol Beltway", close to Downtown Silver Spring and Washington, DC. 
The subdivision of North Hills was originally sold as a suburban Neighborhood with large lots "overlooking 2 golf courses".  The two golf courses were at Argyle Country Club (what is  left of the Argyle Golf Course is now  Sligo Golf Course) and Indian Spring … (5 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring Home - Sold in 2 Days without a Sign or an Open House! - 07/17/12 11:29 AM
Just Sold this House in the Seven Oaks-Evanswood Neighborhood of Silver Spring.There is a Happy Seller and very Happy Buyers.Enchanting, Storybook English Cottage in Downtown Silver Spring neighborhood of Seven Oaks-Evanswood. This home exudes whimsy, romance and charm from the welcoming front porch to the patio in the privacy fenced back yard. The home combines the coziness of a fireplace, high ceilings and rich, warm hardwood floors to the rare and charming 1920's period details.Fabulous New Stainless Steel and Granite Kitchen!You can walk everywhere from this house. It’s just a short stroll to Silver Spring METRO station, Whole Foods, Safeway, playgrounds, urban … (0 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring Real Estate and Home Sales in Seven Oaks - 06/06/09 09:11 AM
The Seven Oaks Neighborhood in Silver Spring straddles Sligo Creek Park and 2 zip codes in Silver Spring. The boundries follow along Sligo Creek from Dale Drive and Colesville Road at Mrs. K's Tollhouse to the Silver Spring International Middle / Sligo Creek Elementary Schools on one side where the zip code is 20910.  The other side of Seven Oaks is located in the zip code 20901 and extends from Colesville Road and Sligo Creek Parkway up to and including part of Franklin Avenue. The houses are an eclectic mix of single family homes that range from older 1920's stone tudors, spanish revival style, brick colonials, cape cods, bungalows to more modern and contemporary … (2 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring Real Estate and Home Sales in Woodside Park - 11/20/08 08:10 AM

One of the Most Popular Older Silver Spring Neighborhoods, Close-in Woodside Park has an interesting history. 
This Mature, Densely Wooded Neighborhood is accessible to Downtown Silver Spring and the Silver Spring Metro Station.  Located inside the Beltway and just over the Washington DC line in Maryland, this gorgeous old subdivsion of charming homes has larger than average lot sizes. With sweeping lawns, the lot sizes are some of the largest you will find in the 20910 zip (close-in) area of Silver Spring.
The Woodside Park Civic Association is an active group of residents that represent the neighborhood's interests in urban planning and other political issues, … (0 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring Real Estate - My Scariest, Spookiest Open House - A story for Halloween - 10/31/08 10:01 AM
As a new real estate agent in 1989, I was always looking for a house to hold open on weekends and would volunteer to hold any house open. An older & more experienced agent was very anxious for me to hold open her new listing on Woodbury in East Silver Spring. It was such a cute house! A Dutch Colonial Style single family house built in the 1930's. As a green, brand new agent, I was really excited about having it open and kind of wondering why she did'nt want to do it herself. I did get this funny feeling in the office … (4 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring Woodmoor Real Estate Market Report - 05/19/08 12:06 PM
Boundaries: University Boulevard, Colesville Road (rt 29), Beltway 495 and Northwest Branch ParkWoodmoor and Indian Spring Village are the largest of the Legal Subdivisions in the Neighborhood known as Woodmoor.  Woodmoor's first homes were built in 1938.  At that time Indian Spring Country Club (now the Silver Spring YMCA) was a draw for the Community, Also St Bernadette's Church and opening of the school drew families to the Community. The cool, art deco style, circa 1940's Woodmoor Shopping Center at the edge of this beautiful neighborhood was recently restored.  The medium sized, 3 story Shopping Center still has quaint, locally owned well known and long lasting mom … (0 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring Real Estate Market Report - North Woodside - 05/16/08 10:41 AM
North Woodside is a true Bungalow Lover's Heaven!  Many of the homes in North Woodside are SEARS HOMES, Built between 1927 and 1940.  In North Woodside, you can find examples of almost every Sears Home built in this era.  This Subdivision in Close-In Silver Spring has a fantastic collection of 350 houses within walking distance of two Metrorail stations, a neighborhood public school, parks, Snider's Supermarket, two dry cleaners, Staples, CVS, Tropical Ice Cream, Armand's, the Woodside Deli and a host of other attractions on nearby Georgia AvenueHomes for Sale in North Woodside Silver Spring, Md 20910                      
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silver spring homes: Famous and Infamous People's Houses in Silver Spring, Md - Jack Abramoff - 12/11/07 04:05 PM
 Former Republican Lobbyist Jack Abramoff must have liked Silver Spring as a place to live.  Since moving to the area in the 1980's He has owned 4 houses in Silver Spring.  Two in the Woodside Park Neighborhood and 2 in the Burnt Mills Hills Neighborhood.  During the mid 1980's the Abramoffs lived in a house on Woodside Parkway in Woodside Park.  In 1994 they sold the house on Woodside Parkway and moved into this brick and slate Colonial house on Alton Parkway, a larger house on a larger lot in the same neighborhood of Woodside Park.
 
In 1998 Jack and … (4 comments)

silver spring homes: Famous People from Silver Spring, Md - Ben Stein - 09/24/07 07:38 PM
Now living in Beverly Hills, California, this Actor, Comedian, Speech Writer, Lawyer, Author, etc, etc has his roots in Silver Spring, Md.  Benjamin Jeremy Stein grew up in this very Contemporary Custom Home in the Woodside Neighborhood of Silver Spring, Maryland.  Ben Stein attended elementary school at the old Parkside Elementary School which was walking distance from this house.  He also attended Montgomery Hills Jr High School and the old Montgomery Blair Senior High School.  The house, built in 1953, belies it's real size from this street view, it is actually a very large home that backs to the woods of  Sligo Creek Park. on a … (7 comments)

silver spring homes: Quaint Acres Neighborhood of Silver Spring - Real Estate Market Activity Report - 08/21/07 08:55 AM
Current Statistics for the Popular Quaint Acres Neighborhood of Silver Spring, MD 20904This report includes all market activity for Single Family Homes in the Subdivision within the last 6 months of this Year  March 21 - August 21, 2007Currently there is 1 Active ListingActive Listing is priced at $549,000Active Listing has been on the market for 71 Days1 Listing is Under Contingent Contract List Price is $679,000 Contract is Contingent on the Sale of the Buyers HouseDays on Market for this Listing - 109 Days1 Listing is Under Contract (Non Contingent) PendingList Price of Pending Sale is $749,000Days on Market for this … (4 comments)

silver spring homes: 2013 Serpentine Terrace, Silver Spring, Maryland 20904 - 07/25/07 01:13 PM
                          Pristine Georgian Colonial
Big and Beautiful Colonial built by Joseph Alfandre in 1986. Located in a small 29 home Community of the Spring Hill Subdivision of Silver Spring.  This home has a majestic setting on a rise in a cul-de-sac adjacent to Paint Branch Park and within walking distance to West Fairland Park.  Everything has been done! New systems, New carpet, New paint, All neutral and CLEAN as a Whistle.  The Dining Room and Living Room are Formal Sized! There are 4 Bedrooms and 2 1/2 Baths.  The Master Bedroom has a Dressing Area with Vanity, Walk in Closet and a Huge … (3 comments)

silver spring homes: Silver Spring, Md - Quaint Acres Neighborhood - 05/19/07 01:32 PM
 Quaint Acres Silver Spring, Maryland 20904 
  Located off New Hampshire Avenue near White Oak, the neighborhood is bordered by Northwest Branch Park. There are 156 Homes. Most were built between 1948 and 1974 and each lot is a little over an acre The oldest home is the original farmhouse built in 1853 where Quaint Acres Drive and Applegrove Rd meet inside the Entrance to the Subdivision. The homes are great examples of custom Mid-Century Modern Houses and no two are alike. This is a quiet, lovely neighborhood, where you can still find homes set back from the street on gorgeous, … (0 comments)

 
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