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New Listing 1622 CODY DR, SILVER SPRING, MD 20902 $488,000
Barbara Nalls (Long and Foster)

 

 

 

Cody      Granite Kitchen    Kitchen Opens to Family Room

 

Open Kitchen, Family Room and Dining Room   Master Bedroom     Exterior Rear

1622 Cody Drive Silver Spring, MD 20902

 

 

 

Barbara Nalls and Long and Foster Real Estate are very pleased to welcome you to this wonderful opportunity to own this very special renovated and expanded cape cod home on one of the prettiest streets in popular Forest Estates. Nestled among the lovely mature trees for which the neighborhood is famous, this completely renovated home boasts four well proportioned  bedrooms and two and a half baths, a large open living room; a formal dining room; a beautifully appointed granite kitchen with high-end cabinetry and stainless steel appliances; a comfortable sun-filled family room which opens to the kitchen and dining room with access to rear patio and yard. There are also two bedrooms and a renovated full bath on the main level. Upstairs there is a spacious master bedroom with three closets, an additional bedroom with a Cedar closet and built-in drawers and a gorgeous new hall bath with a walk-in shower and two vanities. The lower level is completely finished with a large recreation room, half bath, modern laundry, and ample storage space. Outside there’s substantial hardscaping including a beautifully done patio with built-in barbeque pit, a mini basketball court, a shed, complementary landscaping and fencing for privacy. Best of all, everything is done... stylish new kitchen, sleek new baths, magnificent Bamboo flooring, replacement windows and new high-end appliances – a perfect place to put down roots whether you are just starting out or ready to “move up” in the neighborhood and want to save yourself the hassle of remodeling – the addition and renovation are already done! All this and the comfort and convenience of wonderful Forest Estates - with it’s fantastic location, proximity to Metro ( .52 miles to Forest Glen Metro ) and Downtown Silver Spring, amenities and sense of community. It’s one of the very best values in Montgomery County.

 

 

 

MAIN LEVEL.........

 

• Welcoming covered ENTRY PORCH

 

• Bright formal LIVING ROOM with large picture window, Bamboo floors, and a coat closet

 

• Open formal DINING ROOM with Bamboo floors and overhead lighting

 

• Fully renovated, modern gourmet KITCHEN with well designed cabinetry with automatic retractable drawers, handsome granite counter tops, stainless steel Bosch dishwasher, stainless steel Samsung French door refrigerator, stainless steel gas stove with floating exhaust hood, glass tile backsplash with remote controlled lighting accents and granite breakfast bar that opens to family room

 

• Sun-drenched FAMILY ROOM with wall-off-glass, opens to kitchen and dining room, exterior entrance to patio and backyard

 

BEDROOM #1 with Bamboo floors, switched overhead lighting, two exposures and closet

 

• Renovated FULL BATH with decorative glass tile and window

 

BEDROOM #2 with Bamboo floors, switched overhead lighting, two exposures and closet

 

 

 

UPPER LEVEL.........

 

• Open HALL LANDING with recessed lighting

 

• Generous Master Bedroom with Bamboo floors,  two exposures, recessed lighting, and three closets (one of which is a large under eave closet)

 

• Outstanding HALL BATH with big walk-in shower, glass tile accents, two vanities, new fixtures and two medicine cabinets

 

BEDROOM #4 with Bamboo floors, Cedar closet, built-in book shelves, delightful nook alcove and recessed lighting

 

LOWER LEVEL.........

 

• Expansive versatile RECREATION ROOM with laminate flooring, recessed lighting and three windows

 

• Large LAUNDRY / STORAGE ROOM with new energy efficient LG washer and dryer, utility sink and lots of additional storage space

 

STORAGE ROOM plus additional storage space under the stairs

 

• Access to REAR YARD and PATIO

 

ADDITIONAL FEATURES.........

 

• Completely Renovated in 2013

 

• Bamboo flooring on main and upper level

 

• New energy efficient washer / dryer

 

• Totally renovated baths

 

• Replacement windows

 

• New Roof

 

• Natural gas forced air heat, electric central air conditioning, and natural gas hot water

 

• Public water and sewer

 

• Covered front porch, rear shed, built-in brick barbeque pit, large patio, rear mini basketball court, fenced in level backyard and charming window boxes

 

• .52 miles to Forest Glen Metro

 

 

 

Lot: 6,120 Square Feet

 

Lot: 2 Block: L

 

Built In: 1947 Renovated: 2013

 

Estimated Tax and Non-Tax Charges o First Fiscal Year of Ownership $4,235

 

List Price: $488,000

 

Schools:

 

Flora M. Singer Elementary

 

Sligo Middle School

 

DCC (Einstein) High School

 

 

 

 

 

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Homes in the Forest Estates Neighborhood of Silver Spring, Maryland
Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate (Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)

The Forest Estates Neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland 20902 is bordered by Georgia Avenue to the west, Dennis Avenue to the north, Sanford Road to the south, and Sligo Creek Park to the east. 
Colonial in Forest Estates - Silver Spring
Forest Estates is an attractive quiet suburban community of single family homes built between the 1940's through the mid 1960's.  Most homes are solidly built Post War brick cape cods and colonials.  The community is walking distance to the Forest Glen METRO station.  Forest Estates is located just outside the beltway (as in a matter of a few feet outside the Beltway) but close to the hustle, bustle, nightlife, shopping and ammenites of Downtown Silver Spring and Washington, DC. There is an abundance of Parkland in and around the Forest Estates Neighborhood.  General Getty Park is the popular neighborhood park within the Forest Estates Neighborhood.  there is a Farmer's Market at Getty Park on Saturdays from May through November.  All the ammenities of Wheaton Regional Park are nearby.

The Forest Estates Community Association is an active group that represents residents interests in  county planning and other political issues. The group has family-oriented social events for neighbors to meet and an email group for neighbors to keep up on the latest news, events, and announcements and learn about local services. Some of the events are:  A Community Picnic, National Night Out, Park Clean-Up and a Halloween Parade. Visit the Forest Estates Community Website


The Montgomery County public school system is well known as one of the best in the nation. The public schools serving the Forest Estates neighborhood in Silver Spring are: 

Oakland Terrace Elementary School 
Sligo Middle School 
Einstein High School 

Also, at the high school level the Downcounty consortiumis available giving students a choice regarding their academic area of study. The five high schools in the Downcounty cluster include Montgomery Blair, Northwood High, John F. Kennedy and Wheaton. 


There are also some high quality Private schools convenient to the Forest Estates Neighborhood: 
St. John the Evangelist School
St. Andrew Apostle SchoolColonial in Forest Estates - Silver Spring
Calvary Lutheran School
Hebrew Day School of Montgomery County

There are 401 Single Family homes in the
Forest Estates subdivision. 

Home Sales in Forest Estates Subdivision
Year to Date 2012

11 Homes have Sold
Average List Price - $411,582
Average Sold Price -$397,455
Lowest Sale - $300,000 (for a 3 Bedroom 1 and 1/2 Bath 2 Level Rambler)
Highest Sale - $495,000 (for a 3 Bedroom 3 Full Bath Colonial)
Average Days on Market - 32

Homes Currently for Sale in Forest Estates, Forerest Grove and Forestvale in Silver Spring, Md 20902




If you are planning a move to or from the Silver Spring or Takoma Park, Maryland area, put my 25 years of local experience and expertise to work for you.  Licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia. 

Call or email me at: 

DebbieCook@mris.com   

Direct (301) 587-3528
Cell      (301) 233-8309            
Debbie Cook - Silver Spring Takoma Real EstateThe Silver Bee Silver Spring Real Estate Blog

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Silver Spring Forest Estates Neighborhood Real Estate Market Report
Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate (Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)

The Forest Estates Neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland 20902 is bordered by Georgia Avenue to the west, Dennis Avenue to the north, Sanford Road to the south, and Sligo Creek Park to the east.
Colonial in Forest Estates - Silver Spring

Forest Estates is an attractive quiet suburban community of single family homes built between the 1940's through the mid 1960's.  Most homes are solidly built Post War brick cape cods and colonials.  The community is walking distance to the Forest Glen METRO station.  Forest Estates is located just outside the beltway (as in a matter of a few feet outside the Beltway) but close to the hustle, bustle, nightlife, shopping and ammenites of Downtown Silver Spring and Washington, DC. There is an abundance of Parkland in and around the Forest Estates Neighborhood.  General Getty Park is a popular neighborhood park within the Forest Estates Neighborhood and all the ammenities of Wheaton Regional Park are nearby.

The Forest Estates Community Association is an active group that represents residents interests in  county planning and other political issues. The group has family-oriented social events for neighbors to meet and an email group for neighbors to keep up on the latest news, events, and announcements and learn about local services. Some of the events are:  A Community Picnic, National Night Out, Park Clean-Up and a Halloween Parade. Visit the Forest Estates Community Website


The Montgomery County public school system is well known as one of the best in the nation. The public schools serving the Forest Estates neighborhood in Silver Spring are: 

Oakland Terrace Elementary School 
Sligo Middle School 
Einstein High School

Also, at the high school level the Downcounty consortium is available giving students a choice regarding their academic area of study. The five high schools in the Downcounty cluster include Montgomery Blair, Northwood High, John F. Kennedy and Wheaton.


There are also some high quality Private schools convenient to the Forest Estates Neighborhood: 
St. John the Evangelist School
St. Andrew Apostle SchoolColonial in Forest Estates - Silver Spring
Calvary Lutheran School
Hebrew Day School of Montgomery County

Forest Estates Real Estate Silver Spring
There are 401 Single Family homes in the
Forest Estates subdivision.
Market Activity in Forest Estates 




Homes Currently for Sale in Forest Estates, Silver Spring, Md 20902

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If you are planning a move to or from the Silver Spring or Takoma Park, Maryland area, put my 25 years of local experience and expertise to work for you.  Licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia. 

Call or email me at: 

DebbieCook@mris.com   

Direct (301) 587-3528
Cell      (301) 233-8309            
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Silver Spring Real Estate in the Forest Estates Neighborhood
Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate (Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)

The Forest Estates Neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland 20902 is bordered by Georgia Avenue to the west, Dennis Avenue to the north, Forest Glen Road to the south, and Sligo Creek Park to the east. There are 3 Legal Subdivisons that make up what is considered Forest Estates they are Forest Grove (the oldest) Forest Estates had the most houses and the Forestvale Subdivision.
Colonial in Forest Estates - Silver Spring
Forest Estates is an attractive quiet suburban community of single family homes built between the 1940's through the mid 1960's with a few later built in the early 1980's on the edge of the subdivision.  Most homes are solidly built Post War brick cape cods and colonials. 

The community is walking distance to the Forest Glen METRO.  Forest Estates is located just outside the beltway but close to the hustle, bustle, nightlife, shopping and ammenites of Downtown Silver Spring and Washington, DC. There is an abundance of Parkland in and around Forest Estates. 

There are 475 Single Family homes in the Forest Estates subdivision, 80 homes in the Forest Grove Subdivision and 127 Homes in the Forestvale subdivision in Silver Spring, Md 20902


 

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Forest Estates, Forestvale and Forest Grove Real Estate Sales

23 Homes were sold in 2012

Average List Price - $426,678
Average Sold Price - $416,130

Lowest Sale - $280,000 for a 4 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bath Cape Cod built in 1951 Short Sale Transaction
Highest Sale - $494,000 for a 4 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bath totally updated colonial built in 1956

Average Days on the market in 2012 - 47


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If you are planning a move to or from the Silver Spring or Takoma Park, Maryland area, put my 25 years of local experience and expertise to work for you.  Licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia. 

Call or email me at: 

DebbieCook@mris.com   

Direct (301) 587-3528
Cell      (301) 233-8309            
Debbie Cook - Silver Spring Takoma Real EstateThe Silver Bee Silver Spring Real Estate Blog

www.DebbieCook.net
 



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Silver Spring Real Estate - Forest Estates Neighborhood 20902
Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate (Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)


The Forest Estates Neighborhood in Silver Spring, Maryland 20902 is bordered by Georgia Avenue to the west, Dennis Avenue to the north, Sanford Road to the south, and Sligo Creek Park to the east.

Forest Estates is an attractive quiet suburban community of single family homes built between the 1940's through the mid 1960's.  The community is walking distance to the Forest Glen METRO.  Forest Estates is located just outside the beltway but close to the hustle, bustle, nightlife, shopping and ammenites of Downtown Silver Spring and Washington, DC. There is an abundance of Parkland in and around Forest Estates.  There are 446 Single Family homes in this subdivision.



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If you are planning a move to or from the Silver Spring or Takoma Park, Maryland area, put my 25 years of local experience and expertise to work for you.  Licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia. 

Call or email me at: 

DebbieCook@mris.com   

Direct (301) 587-3528
Cell      (301) 233-8309            
Debbie Cook - Silver Spring Takoma Real EstateThe Silver Bee Silver Spring Real Estate Blog

www.DebbieCook.net
 



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