Colonial Village DC Homes For Sale 3/9/2014

Update for March 9th, 2014.  There was only one new listing since our last Colonial Village update — a rather stylish mid-century split listed at $735,000 that immediately went under contract. One price reduction. Currently, there are three homes under contract. You can follow them here.

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Colonial Village neighborhood of Washington, DC. The top of the list features the newest listings. We usually update this post every Sunday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming. While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest and Colonial Village for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). If you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Homes Currently On The Market in Colonial Village:

Colonial Village DC home for sale 2254 Sudbury Rd NW — PRICE REDUCED AGAIN, to $917,500.
(Original LP: $980,000.) MCM-style home, beautifully renovated with great design choices for kitchen and baths. Nice open spaces on main level, large rec room and guest suite on lower. Price reflects updates, but on high end for size of home. 4BR/3FB on a  7,877 s.f. lot. A block from Parkway Deli and RCF Sports. Perched against Rock Creek Park. Listed with Citylights Realty Group. Days on Market: 92
Large home in Colonial Village DC 2125 Yorktown Rd NW — $1,399,000.
(Original LP: $1,599,000.) Over 5,000 s.f of living space. This one is just big!  4-car tandem garage, private in-saw suite (separate entrance), and a gas-burning fireplace. Did we mention that it backs to Rock Creek Park! Recent $100K price reduction. Listed with our own Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc. Days on Market: 146
Home for sale in Colonial Village Portal Estates Washington DC 1715 EXPIRED, but likely still for sale. Tamarack St NW — $769,000.
(Original LP: $799,000.) This one could use some loving, but it wouldn’t take much to spruce it up. 4BR/3FB on a large 8,999 s.f. lot. The challenge is the bedroom placement, with 2 on the main floor and another 2 in the lower level. For some, just perfect. For others, not so much. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 127
Remodeled home for sale in Colonial Village DC ALSO POSSIBLY COMING BACK: 1709 Kalmia Rd NW — Officially showing as “WITHDRAWN.” Not sure why. Last price was $1,287,500.
5 BR/3.5 Baths. Lovely renovation with lots of nice touches. House is perched quite high on the hill, so the views are magnificent. Nice kitchen opening to family room. Attached garage. Recent price reduction. Listed with John C. Formant Real Estate. Days on Market: 138

There is one single family home on the market for rent right now, a 3 bedroom/3 bath rambler for $3,500/month on Primrose St near the District line.

To see all Colonial Village/Shepherd Park listings on a map, please click HERE.

To see a list and descriptions of homes that already sold in 2014 in Colonial Village, please click here.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Colonial Village, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Rock Creek Forest MD Homes For Sale 3/7/2014

RCF Yard SnowUpdate for3/7/14: Finally, 2 new listings this week. The new one from last week already under contract. It’s March — this weekend, we’re setting the clocks to summer time, and there’s still snow everywhere!

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. The top of the list features the newest listings, while those at the bottom have been on the market for a while. Marcie and Cati will be updating this post every Friday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming (and check out the date up top… if it’s not current, neither is this information!). While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Full disclosure: Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). (More about why this neighborhood is one of the DC suburbs’ best kept secrets here.) And if you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Single Family Homes:

RCF home for sale NEW. 8019 Ellingson Dr — $1,199,500. 4 BR/3 full and 1 half bath. Terrific 20-year old home with great space and colorful vibes. Steps from Rock Creek Park, 2 blocks to Candy Cane City or stables. Listed with Long & Foster. (Photo courtesy of MRIS.) Days on Market: 0
 RCF townhouse for sale NEW. 2038 Derby Ridge Ln. $469,500. 3 BR/3 full and 1 half bath townhouse. Lovely home with renovated kitchen and other upgrades; FP; French doors to patio; backs to Rock Creek Park.  Listed with Abaris Realty. (Photo courtesy of MRIS.) Days on Market: 3
Rock Creek Forest Rambler for sale 8610 Grubb Rd —  REDUCED by $24k to $575,000. 5BR/2FB rambler right across from a park and the RCF Pool and Tennis Club. Steps to the Capital Crescent Trail. Move in condition. Renovated kitchen. Newer roof, gutters and windows. Nice deck out back. Listed with Coldwell Banker. Days on Market: 87

There also are two single family homes on the market for rent at the moment, for $2,550 and $2,895/month. Both are 3 bedroom ramblers.

Condos:

Rock Creek Gardens 2210 Washington Avenue- W-203 —  $274,900. (Original LP $285,000.) 2BR/1FB condo. 865 square feet. Fee: $385 per month. One of the larger units. Freshly painted, updated kitchen. Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 101
Rock Creek Gardens 2214 Washington Avenue- W-101 — $199,950. 1BR/1FB condo. 690 square feet. Fee: $483 per month. Fresh paint, refinished hardwood flooring and a nicely updated kitchen.Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 104
2213 Washington Avenue 2213 Washington Avenue- #W-203 — $255,800. 1BR/1FB. 709 square feet. Fee: $280 per month. (Orig. LP was $267,800). Beautifully remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Listed with RE/MAX. Days on Market: 137

To see all Rock Creek Forest listings on a map, please click HERE.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Rock Creek Forest, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Rock Creek Forest MD Homes For Sale 2/28/2014

Rock Creek Forest sunset before snow stormUpdate for 2/28/14: It’s — still!!! — so cold outside. The spring market keeps us waiting, doesn’t it? One new listing. One price reduction. One new contract.

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. The top of the list features the newest listings, while those at the bottom have been on the market for a while. Marcie and Cati will be updating this post every Friday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming (and check out the date up top… if it’s not current, neither is this information!). While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Full disclosure: Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). (More about why this neighborhood is one of the DC suburbs’ best kept secrets here.) And if you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Single Family Homes:

Split level on Blaine NEW. 2306 Blaine Dr — $740,000. 3 BR/2 full and 1 half bath. Despite the unassuming exterior, a very light and lofty mid-century style home in nice shape.  Listed with Redfin. Days on Market: 1
Rock Creek Forest Rambler for sale 8610 Grubb Rd —  JUST REDUCED by $24k to $575,000. 5BR/2FB rambler right across from a park and the RCF Pool and Tennis Club. Steps to the Capital Crescent Trail. Move in condition. Renovated kitchen. Newer roof, gutters and windows. Nice deck out back. Listed with Coldwell Banker. Days on Market: 80

There also are two single family homes on the market for rent at the moment, for $2,700 and $2,895/month. Both are 3 bedroom ramblers.

Condos:

Rock Creek Gardens 2210 Washington Avenue- W-203 —  $274,900. (Original LP $285,000.) 2BR/1FB condo. 865 square feet. Fee: $385 per month. One of the larger units. Freshly painted, updated kitchen. Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 94
Rock Creek Gardens 2214 Washington Avenue- W-101 — $199,950. 1BR/1FB condo. 690 square feet. Fee: $483 per month. Fresh paint, refinished hardwood flooring and a nicely updated kitchen.Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 97
2213 Washington Avenue 2213 Washington Avenue- #W-203 — $255,800. 1BR/1FB. 709 square feet. Fee: $280 per month. (Orig. LP was $267,800). Beautifully remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Listed with RE/MAX. Days on Market: 130

To see all Rock Creek Forest listings on a map, please click HERE.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Rock Creek Forest, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Rock Creek Forest MD Homes For Sale 2/21/2014

Rock Creek Park Update for 2/21/14:  One new listing (finally!). The abundance of recent MCPS snow days — unplanned “vacation” even for real estate parents — have forced us into a bit of hiatus as well. The good news, however, is that there hasn’t been an awful lot going on. (There were two other new listings since our last post, both of which sold pretty much right away.)  Also, there have been two closings. (Click here for the final prices.)

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. The top of the list features the newest listings, while those at the bottom have been on the market for a while. Marcie and Cati will be updating this post every Friday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming (and check out the date up top… if it’s not current, neither is this information!). While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Full disclosure: Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). (More about why this neighborhood is one of the DC suburbs’ best kept secrets here.) And if you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Single Family Homes:

8206 ellingson NEW. 8206 Ellingson Dr — $849,000. 4 BR/2 full and 2 half baths. Nicely renovated classic brick colonial, a block from Rock Creek Park as well as a block from the next Ride-On bus stop.  We will have a closer look over the weekend. (Current photo courtesy of MRIS.) Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 1
Rock Creek Forest Rambler for sale 8610 Grubb Rd —  $599,000. 5BR/2FB rambler right across from a park and the RCF Pool and Tennis Club. Steps to the Capital Crescent Trail. Move in condition. Renovated kitchen. Newer roof, gutters and windows. Nice deck out back. Listed with Coldwell Banker. Days on Market: 73

There also are two single family homes on the market for rent at the moment, for $2,700 and $2,895/month. Both are 3 bedroom ramblers.

Condos:

Rock Creek Gardens 2210 Washington Avenue- W-203 — REDUCED by $10k to $274,900. 2BR/1FB condo. 865 square feet. Fee: $385 per month. One of the larger units. Freshly painted, updated kitchen. Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 87
Rock Creek Gardens 2214 Washington Avenue- W-101 — $199,950. 1BR/1FB condo. 690 square feet. Fee: $483 per month. Fresh paint, refinished hardwood flooring and a nicely updated kitchen.Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 90
2213 Washington Avenue 2213 Washington Avenue- #W-203 — $255,800. 1BR/1FB. 709 square feet. Fee: $280 per month. (Orig. LP was $267,800). Beautifully remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Listed with RE/MAX. Days on Market: 123
8331 Grubb Road 8331 Grubb Rd- #G-301 — $265,000.  2BR/1FB. At 843 square feet, a smaller 2BR unit. Fee: $388.62 per month. Overall in nice shape, with an updated kitchen. (Orig. LP was $285,000.)  Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 146

To see all Rock Creek Forest listings on a map, please click HERE.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Rock Creek Forest, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Colonial Village DC Homes For Sale 2/19/2014

A belated Update for February 19th, 2014.  No new listings. One price reduction. Currently, there are three homes under contract. You can follow them here.

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Colonial Village neighborhood of Washington, DC. The top of the list features the newest listings. We usually update this post every Sunday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming. While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest and Colonial Village for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). If you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Homes Currently On The Market in Colonial Village:

Colonial Village DC home for sale 2254 Sudbury Rd NW — PRICE REDUCED to $924,900.
(Original LP: $980,000.) MCM-style home, beautifully renovated with great design choices for kitchen and baths. Nice open spaces on main level, large rec room and guest suite on lower. Price reflects updates, but on high end for size of home. 4BR/3FB on a  7,877 s.f. lot. A block from Parkway Deli and RCF Sports. Perched against Rock Creek Park. Listed with Citylights Realty Group. Days on Market: 72
Home for sale in Colonial Village Portal Estates Washington DC 1715 Tamarack St NW — $769,000.
(Original LP: $799,000.) This one could use some loving, but it wouldn’t take much to spruce it up. 4BR/3FB on a large 8,999 s.f. lot. The challenge is the bedroom placement, with 2 on the main floor and another 2 in the lower level. For some, just perfect. For others, not so much. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 115
Large home in Colonial Village DC 2125 Yorktown Rd NW — $1,399,000.
(Original LP: $1,599,000.) Over 5,000 s.f of living space. This one is just big!  4-car tandem garage, private in-saw suite (separate entrance), and a gas-burning fireplace. Did we mention that it backs to Rock Creek Park! Recent $100K price reduction. Listed with our own Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc. Days on Market: 126
Remodeled home for sale in Colonial Village DC POSSIBLY COMING BACK: 1709 Kalmia Rd NW — Officially showing as “WITHDRAWN.” Not sure why. Last price was $1,287,500.
5 BR/3.5 Baths. Lovely renovation with lots of nice touches. House is perched quite high on the hill, so the views are magnificent. Nice kitchen opening to family room. Attached garage. Recent price reduction. Listed with John C. Formant Real Estate. Days on Market: 138

There is one single family home on the market for rent right now, a 3 bedroom/3 bath rambler for $3,500/month on Primrose St near the District line.

To see all Colonial Village/Shepherd Park listings on a map, please click HERE.

To see a list and descriptions of homes that already sold in 2014 in Colonial Village, please click here.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Colonial Village, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Colonial Village DC Homes For Sale 2/2/2014

IMG_0013Update for February 2nd, 2014. Still pretty much… nothing. No new listings. No price reductions. One listing withdrawn after 138 days on the market; not sure if/when it might be coming back. (Please note that the home in the picture, while representative for Colonial Village architecture, is NOT for sale.)

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Colonial Village neighborhood of Washington, DC. The top of the list features the newest listings. We will be updating this post every Sunday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming. While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest and Colonial Village for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). If you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Homes Currently On The Market in Colonial Village:

Colonial Village DC home for sale 2254 Sudbury Rd NW — $949,900.
(Original LP: $980,000.) MCM-style home, beautifully renovated with great design choices for kitchen and baths. Nice open spaces on main level, large rec room and guest suite on lower. Price reflects updates, but on high end for size of home. 4BR/3FB on a  7,877 s.f. lot. A block from Parkway Deli and RCF Sports. Perched against Rock Creek Park. Listed with Citylights Realty Group. Days on Market: 56
Colonial Village rambler for sale in DC 1901 Parkside Drive — $690,000.
(Original LP: 720,000.) $ 2-level rambler on lovely lot overlooking Rock Creek Park, in a neighborhood full of million dollar beauties. House is a little off-putting in current state. Needs some TLC. But could shine up beautifully. 4BR/2.5BA. Listed with Washington Area Properties. Days on Market: 97
Home for sale in Colonial Village Portal Estates Washington DC 1715 Tamarack St NW — $769,000.
(Original LP: $799,000.) This one could use some loving, but it wouldn’t take much to spruce it up. 4BR/3FB on a large 8,999 s.f. lot. The challenge is the bedroom placement, with 2 on the main floor and another 2 in the lower level. For some, just perfect. For others, not so much. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 99
Large home in Colonial Village DC 2125 Yorktown Rd NW — $1,399,000.
(Original LP: $1,599,000.) Over 5,000 s.f of living space. This one is just big!  4-car tandem garage, private in-saw suite (separate entrance), and a gas-burning fireplace. Did we mention that it backs to Rock Creek Park! Recent $100K price reduction. Listed with our own Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc. Days on Market: 110
Remodeled home for sale in Colonial Village DC 1709 Kalmia Rd NW — WITHDRAWN (?). $1,287,500
5 BR/3.5 Baths. Lovely renovation with lots of nice touches. House is perched quite high on the hill, so the views are magnificent. Nice kitchen opening to family room. Attached garage. Recent price reduction. Listed with John C. Formant Real Estate. Days on Market: 135

There is one single family home on the market for rent right now, a 3 bedroom/3 bath rambler for $1,800/month on Primrose St near the District line.

To see all Colonial Village/Shepherd Park listings on a map, please click HERE.

To see a list and descriptions of homes that already sold in 2014 in Colonial Village, please click here.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Colonial Village, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Rock Creek Forest MD Homes For Sale 1/31/2014

Rock Creek Park DCUpdate for 1/31/14:  Sadly, there are no new listings. One price drop, however. No new contracts. There have been two closings. (Click here for the final prices.)

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. The top of the list features the newest listings, while those at the bottom have been on the market for a while. Marcie and Cati will be updating this post every Friday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming (and check out the date up top… if it’s not current, neither is this information!). While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Full disclosure: Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). (More about why this neighborhood is one of the DC suburbs’ best kept secrets here.) And if you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Single Family Homes:

Estate sale RCF 2202 Ross Rd — $479,000. 4 BR/2.5 BTH rambler on the Silver Spring side of RCF, a block from Rosemary Hills Park. Needs complete renovation or might be torn  down. Nice lot size (8,067 sf). Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 14
Rock Creek Forest Rambler for sale 8610 Grubb Rd —  $599,000. 5BR/2FB rambler right across from a park and the RCF Pool and Tennis Club. Steps to the Capital Crescent Trail. Move in condition. Renovated kitchen. Newer roof, gutters and windows. Nice deck out back. Listed with Coldwell Banker. Days on Market: 52

There also are two single family homes on the market for rent at the moment, for $2,600 and $2,895/month. Both are 3 BR/3 Bath ramblers.

Condos:

Rock Creek Gardens 2210 Washington Avenue- W-203 — REDUCED by $10k to $274,900. 2BR/1FB condo. 865 square feet. Fee: $385 per month. One of the larger units. Freshly painted, updated kitchen. Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 66
Rock Creek Gardens 2214 Washington Avenue- W-101 — $199,950. 1BR/1FB condo. 690 square feet. Fee: $483 per month. Fresh paint, refinished hardwood flooring and a nicely updated kitchen.Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 69
Rock Creek Gardens 2 2212 Washington Avenue- #W-204 — $275,000. 1BR/1FB. In our opinion, the best deal to be had at the moment. 1,145 square feet. Fee: $483/mo. Gorgeous 2-story unit with wood burning fireplace, hardwood flooring, and large bonus loft space. In-unit W/D.Listed with Ling & Foster. Days on Market: 74
2213 Washington Avenue 2213 Washington Avenue- #W-203 — $255,800. 1BR/1FB. 709 square feet. Fee: $280 per month. Beautifully remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Listed with Remax. Days on Market: 108
8331 Grubb Road 8331 Grubb Rd- #G-301 — $265,000.  2BR/1FB. At 843 square feet, a smaller 2BR unit. Fee: $388.62 per month. Nicely remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Recent small price drop. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 129

To see all Rock Creek Forest listings on a map, please click HERE.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Rock Creek Forest, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Colonial Village DC Homes For Sale 1/26/2014

IciclesBannerIMG_0462Update for 1/26/14. … No new listings. One price reduction. 

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Colonial Village neighborhood of Washington, DC. The top of the list features the newest listings. We will be updating this post every Sunday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming. While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest and Colonial Village for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). If you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Homes Currently On The Market in Colonial Village:

Colonial Village DC home for sale 2254 Sudbury Rd NW — [REDUCED $30K]. $949,900.
MCM-style home, beautifully renovated with great design choices for kitchen and baths. Nice open spaces on main level, large rec room and guest suite on lower. Price reflects updates, but on high end for size of home. 4BR/3FB on a  7,877 s.f. lot. A block from Parkway Deli and RCF Sports. Perched against Rock Creek Park. Listed with Citylights Realty Group. Days on Market: 49
Colonial Village rambler for sale in DC 1901 Parkside Drive, $690,000
$30k price reduction. 2-level rambler on lovely lot overlooking Rock Creek Park, in a neighborhood full of million dollar beauties. House is a little off-putting in current state. Needs some TLC. But could shine up beautifully. 4BR/2.5BA. Listed with Washington Area Properties. Days on Market: 90
Home for sale in Colonial Village Portal Estates Washington DC 1715 Tamarack St NW, $769,000
This one could use some loving, but it wouldn’t take much to spruce it up. 4BR/3FB on a large 8,999 s.f. lot. The challenge is the bedroom placement, with 2 on the main floor and another 2 in the lower level. For some, just perfect. For others, not so much. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 92
Large home in Colonial Village DC 2125 Yorktown Rd NW, $1,399,000
Over 5,000 s.f of living space. This one is just big!  4-car tandem garage, private in-saw suite (separate entrance), and a gas-burning fireplace. Did we mention that it backs to Rock Creek Park! Recent $100K price reduction. Listed with our own Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc. Days on Market: 103
Remodeled home for sale in Colonial Village DC 1709 Kalmia Rd NW, $1,287,500
5 BR/3.5 Baths. Lovely renovation with lots of nice touches. House is perched quite high on the hill, so the views are magnificent. Nice kitchen opening to family room. Attached garage. Recent price reduction. Listed with John C. Formant Real Estate. Days on Market: 135

There are no single family homes on the market for rent right now.

To see all Colonial Village/Shepherd Park listings on a map, please click HERE.

To see a list and descriptions of homes that already sold in 2014 in Colonial Village, please click here.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Colonial Village, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Colonial Village DC Homes for Sale 1/19/14

Colonial Village MapUpdate for 1/19/14. At last… a little action. One under contract. No new listings. No price reductions. 

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Colonial Village neighborhood of Washington, DC. The top of the list features the newest listings. We will be updating this post every Sunday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming. While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest and Colonial Village for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). If you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Homes Currently On The Market in Colonial Village:

Colonial Village DC home for sale 2254 Sudbury Rd NW, $980,000
MCM-style home, beautifully renovated with great design choices for kitchen and baths. Nice open spaces on main level, large rec room and guest suite on lower. Price reflects updates, but on high end for size of home. 4BR/3FB on a  7,877 s.f. lot. A block from Parkway Deli and RCF Sports. Perched against Rock Creek Park. Listed with Citylights Realty Group. Days on Market: 42
Colonial Village rambler for sale in DC 1901 Parkside Drive, $690,000
$30k price reduction. 2-level rambler on lovely lot overlooking Rock Creek Park, in a neighborhood full of million dollar beauties. House is a little off-putting in current state. Needs some TLC. But could shine up beautifully. 4BR/2.5BA. Listed with Washington Area Properties. Days on Market: 83
Home for sale in Colonial Village Portal Estates Washington DC 1715 Tamarack St NW, $769,000
This one could use some loving, but it wouldn’t take much to spruce it up. 4BR/3FB on a large 8,999 s.f. lot. The challenge is the bedroom placement, with 2 on the main floor and another 2 in the lower level. For some, just perfect. For others, not so much. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 85
Large home in Colonial Village DC 2125 Yorktown Rd NW, $1,399,000
Over 5,000 s.f of living space. This one is just big!  4-car tandem garage, private in-saw suite (separate entrance), and a gas-burning fireplace. Did we mention that it backs to Rock Creek Park! Recent $100K price reduction. Listed with our own Evers & Company Real Estate, Inc. Days on Market: 96
Remodeled home for sale in Colonial Village DC 1709 Kalmia Rd NW, $1,287,500
5 BR/3.5 Baths. Lovely renovation with lots of nice touches. House is perched quite high on the hill, so the views are magnificent. Nice kitchen opening to family room. Attached garage. Recent price reduction. Listed with John C. Formant Real Estate. Days on Market: 128
There are no single family homes on the market for rent right now.

To see all Colonial Village/Shepherd Park listings on a map, please click HERE.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Colonial Village, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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Rock Creek Forest MD Homes for Sale 1/17/14

Rock Creek from bridgeUpdate for 1/17/14:  It’s quiet by the park. One price drop. Other than that, all still the same. No new listings. No new contracts. 

All homes and condos in this post are currently for sale in the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. The top of the list features the newest listings, while those at the bottom have been on the market for a while. Marcie and Cati will be updating this post every Friday, so be sure to check back to see what’s new, what’s gone, & what might be coming (and check out the date up top… if it’s not current, neither is this information!). While most of these might not be our own listings, we’ve taken the time to inject our opinions on the condition, features, quirks and pricing. Full disclosure: Cati has lived (and sold real estate) in Rock Creek Forest for 8 years (after residing in NW Washington DC for the previous 11 years). (More about why this neighborhood is one of the DC suburbs’ best kept secrets here.) And if you have a question or want to chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch at anytime!

Single Family Homes:

Rock Creek Forest Rambler for sale 8610 Grubb Rd, REDUCED $20k. $599,000 5BR/2FB rambler right across from a park and the RCF Pool and Tennis Club. Steps to the Capital Crescent Trail. Move in condition. Renovated kitchen. Newer roof, gutters and windows. Nice deck out back. Listed with Coldwell Banker. Days on Market: 46
2811 Blaine 2811 Blaine Drive, $675,000 UNDER CONTRACT W/ 72-hr KICK-OUT. 3BR/3FB sunny rambler in a fantastic location, right near the stables. Move in condition. Updated kitchen. Nice walk-out basement with loads of storage. Attached garage and great deck out back. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 33

There also are two single family homes on the market for rent at the moment, for $2,649 and $2,895/month. Both are 3 BR/3 Bath ramblers.

Condos:

Rock Creek Gardens 2210 Washington Avenue- W-203, $285,000 2BR/1FB condo. 865 square feet. Fee: $385 per month. One of the larger units. Freshly painted, updated kitchen. Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 52
Rock Creek Gardens 2214 Washington Avenue- W-101, $199,950 1BR/1FB condo. 690 square feet. Fee: $483 per month. Fresh paint, refinished hardwood flooring and a nicely updated kitchen.Listed with Cottage Street Realty. Days on Market: 55
Rock Creek Gardens 2 2212 Washington Avenue- #W-204, $275,000 1BR/1FB. In our opinion, the best deal to be had at the moment. 1,145 square feet. Fee: $483/mo. Gorgeous 2-story unit with wood burning fireplace, hardwood flooring, and large bonus loft space. In-unit W/D.Listed with Ling & Foster. Days on Market: 60
2213 Washington Avenue 2213 Washington Avenue- #W-203, REDUCED $5k.  $255,800 1BR/1FB. 709 square feet. Fee: $280 per month. Beautifully remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Listed with Remax. Days on Market: 94
8331 Grubb Road 8331 Grubb Rd- #G-301 , $265,000  2BR/1FB. At 843 square feet, a smaller 2BR unit. Fee: $388.62 per month. Nicely remodeled with sparkling kitchen and shiny bathroom. Pretty cabinets. Lots of sunshine. Not sure why this one is still around? Recent small price drop. Listed with Long & Foster. Days on Market: 115

To see all Rock Creek Forest listings on a map, please click HERE.

And, if you would prefer to break outside the confines of Rock Creek Forest, take a look at the listings below. We work throughout Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park and DC.

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