Touting itself as the city where "Character Counts," Gaithersburg is an historic community of some 54,000 residents located just outside of Washington D.C. Gaithersburg is a diverse community that offers its residents excellent schools, a low crime rate, plenty of cultural and recreational opportunities and a relaxed semi-rural atmosphere.
Gaithersburg is known for its beautifully landscaped parks, public streets and medians. The city has won numerous local and national awards including being named Tree City USA and a winner of the U.S. Conference of Mayors City Livability Award. The centerpiece of the community is its Olde Towne historic district that is the meeting place for numerous public events throughout the year. Gaithersburg's central location along Interstate 270 and its pro-business environment have led to strong job and population growth over the past decade. Gaithersburg is in the heart of the Washington-Baltimore region, home of 87% of Maryland residents and the fourth largest U.S. retail market.
Gaithersburg Real Estate Market: Price Range of Gaithersburg Homes
The Gaithersburg real estate market is a mix of historic homes and newer developments. Condominiums and townhouses in Gaithersburg start at around $175,000 and run up to $630,000 for newer units. Gaithersburg's single-family homes begin at over $300,000 and range up to $2 million and more for large estate properties or homes with acreage. Land and lots are available for custom building.
"Kristy MacAnanny : Your Real Estate Expert in Gaithersburg, Maryland"
Kristy MacAnanny: Kristy has been an agent for 12 years and is currently working with RE/Max Metropolitan Realty. She grew up in the real estate industry as her mother has been with RE/Max for 25 years. After she graduated college, she began her real estate career shortly after.
She specializes in first time home buyers and relocations, but has experience with all types of buyers, sellers and investors. As a resident of Montgomery County her entire life, Kristy is extremely knowledgeable of the local real estate market. Furthermore, she can share coveted community information with prospective clients, from what are considered the best neighborhoods to where the best schools are located. This information is especially helpful to those relocating to the area.
As an expert in the local housing market and a lifelong resident of the county, Kristy brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise regarding buying, selling and investing in the area's real estate market. As your agent, you can depend on Kristy to find the right home that matches your criteria at the right price and in the perfect neighborhood.
If you are getting ready to sell your property, Kristy will utilize her creative marketing techniques to ensure that your home will get noticed by qualified buyers. If you are interesting in buying, Kristy will provide you with her expert guidance on both the community and the current market.
Kristy’s lifelong relationship with real estate makes her a truly unique agent. Contact her today to learn how you can become her next success story.
Gaithersburg Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 3rd, 2014: homes priced around $339,009 compared to $355,122 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -5%. For Monday, March 10th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.39%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.42%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Gaithersburg MD. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Gaithersburg to help you find the best home!