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Silver Spring Maryland Real Estate Analysis

Silver Spring is a suburban city located in Montgomery County, Maryland just north of Washington, DC. The Downtown Silver Spring area has recently undergone a major revitalization with the addition of great restaurants, entertainment, and a variety of shopping venues. 

Silver Spring covers a large geographic area, extending from the borders of Washington, DC to the south, Prince George’s County to the east and Howard County to the north. The Downtown area is located along Georgia Avenue about 2 miles south of the Capital Beltway (I-495).

Silver Spring in on the Metro Red line and is also MARC train accessible.  Silver Spring has several exits on the Capital Beltway (Route 495) such as Colesville Road, Georgia Avenue, University Blvd and New Hampshire Avenue.  Silver Spring is an easy commute to Washington DC be it by car or train.  There is a Greyhound bus station in downtown Silver Spring.

There are many areas that encompass Silver Spring including such areas as  Kemp Mill, Fenton Village, Takoma Park; Woodside, Montgomery Hills, Blair, Seven Oaks, Calverton, Capitol View Park, Cloverly, Colesville, Fairland, Forest Glen, Four Corners, Hillandale, Montgomery Hills, Rock Creek Forest, Rosemary Hills, Wheaton, White Oak, Woodmoor, Aspen Hill, Forest Glen, Burtonsville, and other communities that boast Silver Spring addresses — If all Silver Spring neighborhoods are taken into account, the population is well over 250,000.  

Real Estate prices range from $75,000 for a one bedroom condo in Silver Spring to well over $1 million for a single family home.  Real estate prices in Silver Spring are undervalued for the Montgomery County real estate.  Silver Spring homes vary from 1960’s split level homes to 1940’s Tudors ,charming cape cods and stately brick colonials.  

Downtown Silver Spring hosts several entertainment, musical, and ethnic festivals, the most notable of which are the Silverdocs documentary film festival held each June and hosted by Discovery Communications and the American Film Institute, as well as the annual Thanksgiving Day Parade (Saturday before Thanksgiving) for Montgomery County. The Silver Spring Jazz Festival has become the biggest event of the year drawing 20,000 people to the free festival held on the second Saturday in September. Featuring local jazz artist and a battle of high school bands, the Silver Spring Jazz Festival has featured such jazz greats as Wynton Marsalis and Arturo Sandoval.  An Arts Alley, where vendors set up tables on weekends, has emerged at Silver Spring’s southern end. 

The Birchmere, a music hall in Alexandria, is planning to open a second location in a former J. C. Penney store across from the film institute in 2010. 

Dining in Silver Spring is also extremely varied, including AmericanAfricanBurmeseEthiopianMoroccanItalianMexicanSalvadoranJamaican,VietnameseLebanese, and fusion restaurants

Silver Spring hosts the American Film Institute Silver Theatre and Culture Center, on Colesville Road. The theatre showcases American and foreign films.Discovery Communications, a cable and satellite programming company, has its headquarters in downtown, as well.  Silver Spring Stage, an all-volunteer community theater, performs in Woodmoor, approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) north up Colesville Road from the downtown area. Downtown Silver Spring is also home to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), a branch of the United States Department of Commerceincorporating the National Weather Service; the American Nurses Association; and numerou real estate development, biotechnology, and media and communications companiesss3

Silver Spring Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Silver Spring

14405 Vedanta WAY Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 14405 Vedanta WAY, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000324984)
4 beds 4 baths 2,859 sqft $492,000
3544 Gentry Ridge COURT Silver Spring, MD 20904
Photo of 3544 Gentry Ridge COURT, Silver Spring, MD 20904 (MLS # 1000316654)
4 beds 4 baths $349,900
10325 Green Holly TERRACE Silver Spring, MD 20902
Photo of 10325 Green Holly TERRACE, Silver Spring, MD 20902 (MLS # 1000302426)
3 beds 4 baths $399,000
2314 Patternbond DRIVE Silver Spring, MD 20902
Photo of 2314 Patternbond DRIVE, Silver Spring, MD 20902 (MLS # 1000292522)
4 beds 4 baths 1,400 sqft $375,000
3804 Dunsinane DRIVE, Unit 25 Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 3804 Dunsinane DRIVE, Unit 25, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000291812)
4 beds 4 baths 2,201 sqft $270,000
1038 Ruatan STREET Silver Spring, MD 20903
Photo of 1038 Ruatan STREET, Silver Spring, MD 20903 (MLS # 1000223094)
3 beds 2 baths $180,000
Clara Downey AVENUE Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of Clara Downey AVENUE, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000194730)
3 beds 3 baths 2,178 sqft $499,990
2109 Chippewa PLACE Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 2109 Chippewa PLACE, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000166178)
4 beds 5 baths $460,000
Bradford ROAD Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of Bradford ROAD, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000163876)
3 beds 3 baths 1,792 sqft $472,990
3513 Woodlake DRIVE Silver Spring, MD 20904
Photo of 3513 Woodlake DRIVE, Silver Spring, MD 20904 (MLS # 1000160470)
4 beds 4 baths 2,280 sqft $410,000
13832 Tabiona DRIVE Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 13832 Tabiona DRIVE, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1005914827)
3 beds 4 baths $276,120
300 Crescendo WAY Silver Spring, MD 20901
Photo of 300 Crescendo WAY, Silver Spring, MD 20901 (MLS # 1000106900)
4 beds 3 baths $293,900
3342 Castle Ridge CIRCLE, Unit 5 Silver Spring, MD 20904
Photo of 3342 Castle Ridge CIRCLE, Unit 5, Silver Spring, MD 20904 (MLS # 1005466509)
3 beds 4 baths 1,700 sqft $349,999
2635 Holman AVENUE Silver Spring, MD 20910
Photo of 2635 Holman AVENUE, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (MLS # 1005045673)
3 beds 3 baths 1,200 sqft $365,000
16 Dawn View COURT Silver Spring, MD 20904
4 beds 4 baths $360,000

Sold Listings in Silver Spring

12642 English Orchard COURT Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 12642 English Orchard COURT, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000223056)
5 beds 4 baths $405,000
14913 Carriage Square DRIVE Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 14913 Carriage Square DRIVE, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000215846)
3 beds 3 baths $360,000
11371 King George DRIVE, Unit 3 Silver Spring, MD 20902
Photo of 11371 King George DRIVE, Unit 3, Silver Spring, MD 20902 (MLS # 1000197156)
2 beds 2 baths 1,120 sqft $340,000
1719 Wilcox LANE Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 1719 Wilcox LANE, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000186308)
3 beds 3 baths 1,300 sqft $335,000
14 Casino COURT Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 14 Casino COURT, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000160504)
3 beds 4 baths 1,407 sqft $389,900
68 Silver Moon DRIVE Silver Spring, MD 20904
Photo of 68 Silver Moon DRIVE, Silver Spring, MD 20904 (MLS # 1000163810)
3 beds 4 baths $382,000
11279 Columbia PIKE, Unit 5 Silver Spring, MD 20901
Photo of 11279 Columbia PIKE, Unit 5, Silver Spring, MD 20901 (MLS # 1000158952)
3 beds 3 baths 1,458 sqft $220,000
155 Kandinsky LOOP Silver Spring, MD 20906
3 beds 3 baths $500,900
10934 Rocky Mount WAY Silver Spring, MD 20902
Photo of 10934 Rocky Mount WAY, Silver Spring, MD 20902 (MLS # 1000155364)
3 beds 4 baths $465,000
2828 Aquarius AVENUE Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 2828 Aquarius AVENUE, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000140314)
4 beds 2 baths $339,500
151 Finale TERRACE Silver Spring, MD 20901
Photo of 151 Finale TERRACE, Silver Spring, MD 20901 (MLS # 1000136452)
3 beds 4 baths 1,554 sqft $360,000
323 Lyric LANE Silver Spring, MD 20901
Photo of 323 Lyric LANE, Silver Spring, MD 20901 (MLS # 1005913615)
3 beds 3 baths $335,000
3457 S Leisure World BOULEVARD Silver Spring, MD 20906
Photo of 3457 S Leisure World BOULEVARD, Silver Spring, MD 20906 (MLS # 1000114106)
2 beds 3 baths 1,600 sqft $155,000
8522 Geren ROAD, Unit 18-4 Silver Spring, MD 20901
Photo of 8522 Geren ROAD, Unit 18-4, Silver Spring, MD 20901 (MLS # 1000108916)
2 beds 1 bath 1,092 sqft $266,500
3 Carters Grove COURT Silver Spring, MD 20904
Photo of 3 Carters Grove COURT, Silver Spring, MD 20904 (MLS # 1000108040)
3 beds 3 baths 1,350 sqft $285,000

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Silver Spring School Data

Silver Spring School Districts

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Silver Spring Schools

Argyle Middle School
6-8, public
Bel Pre Elementary School
PK-2, public
Broad Acres Elementary School
PK-5, public
Cannon Road Elementary School
PK-5, public
Col. E. Brooke Lee Middle School
6-8, public
Cresthaven Elementary School
3-5, public
East Silver Spring Elementary School
PK-5, public
Fairland Elementary School
PK-5, public
Forest Knolls Elementary School
PK-5, public
Galway Elementary School
PK-5, public
Georgian Forest Elementary School
PK-5, public
Glen Haven Elementary School
PK-5, public
Glenallan Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/schools/glenallanes/
Harmony Hills Elementary School
PK-5, public
Highland Elementary School
PK-5, public
Highland View Elementary School
K-5, public
Jackson Road Elementary School
PK-5, public
John F. Kennedy High School
9-12, public
Kemp Mill Elementary School
PK-5, public
Flora M. Singer Elementary School
PK-5, public
Montgomery Blair High School
9-12, public
Montgomery Knolls Elementary School
PK-2, public
New Hampshire Estates Elementary School
PK-2, public
Oak View Elementary School
3-5, public
Oakland Terrace Elementary School
K-5, public