A thriving downtown and family-friendly community tucked in the mountains
Location: The central region of Frederick County. Mount Airy is to the east, Middletown is to the west and Emmitsburg lies to the north.
Average property listing price: Frederick properties run $227,443 for attached homes and $304,304 for detached homes sold in April 2014, according to Drew [...]
A spacious, wooded retreat in Bethesda
By Jake Nevins
Complete with beautifully finished hardwood flooring and newly renovated outdoor space, this Bethesda home is a suburban heaven. Built in 1998, it boasts five bedrooms and six bathrooms, sitting on nearly three acres of pastorally green land. The house includes an enormous kitchen and two stunning patios that [...]
Location: Talbot County’s Eastern Shore, about 10 miles west of Easton. Kent Island and Chester are to the north, and Cambridge is to the south.
Average property listing price: $361,000, according to Babette Farrell, a Realtor at Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. in Stevensville. Homes for sale range from $160,000 to $4.5 million.
Population: 3,521 for [...]
Enjoy the tide from your own backyard with this spacious house in Annapolis.
From the pier that sprawls across the edge of the backyard, watch the sea of sailboats that have become a staple of life on Weems Creek, then launch your own. The spacious Annapolis house boasts an open plan and six bedrooms (two are [...]
Historic tract blossoms under Olmsted plan.
Location: North-central Baltimore City, partially bounded by Charles Village to the south, Loyola/Notre Dame to the north and York Road to the east.
Average home listing price: $610,000 in 2013, says Tom Hobbs, president of the Guilford Association.
Population: About 3,000, says Lynda Riley, secretary of the Guilford Association.
The history: Named in [...]
Historical ties and a rural feel just eight miles from Annapolis
Location: The center of Anne Arundel County, bordered by Millersville to the north, Severna Park and the Severn River to the east, Annapolis to the south and Gambrills to the west.
Average property listing price: Current homes for sale in Crownsville reach up to $3,495,000, with [...]
Location: Situated in both the northeastern part of Baltimore County and the western part of Harford County, Monkton is part of the “Hereford Zone.” Phoenix and Hunt Valley are to the south while Parkton and White Hall lie to the north.
Average home listing price: Homes for sale range from $275,000 to $1.4 million, according to [...]
Community celebrations and good schools.
Location: The western section of Howard County that backs up to the Montgomery County line. Dayton is to the north, Columbia is to the east and Highland is to the south.
Average property listing price: $700,000 for single-family homes, $505,000 for townhomes and $350,000 for condominiums, says Rhonda O’Guinn, a Clarksville resident [...]
A private island rich in amenities.
Location: The private gated island — which is connected to the mainland by a causeway — is situated in the northeastern part of Anne Arundel County where the Magothy River meets the Chesapeake Bay.
Average home listing price: Current homes for sale range from $850,000 to $3,950,000, according to Barbara [...]
Location: The western part of Harford County. Monkton lies to the west and Jarretsville is to the north. Many people move here for the location, according to Georgeanna Garceau, a Fallston resident and broker for Garceau Realty. She says Fallston is easily accessible by Interstate 95 and Route 1, and that retail hubs like [...]