It’s Coming, Like It Or Not: The Purple Line


The 5.6 billion dollar budget for the new purple line was approved today. The Washington Post online just published an overview of the controversial sections of the line which is targeted to open in 2022. You can play bird and follow the entire route with MDOT’s video flyover below: In the meantime, let’s enjoy the last bits of wilderness while we can. (This section of a right-of-way for the future Purple Line in Silver Spring comes after the end of […]

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Rock Creek Forest Y-T-D Sales — A Surprising Surge


How has the 2015 real estate market been in comparison to the previous year? Should you consider moving next year? Is now the right time to downsize? Or to unload that investment property? As the year nears its end, we’ve been running the first preliminary stats. And the findings are surprising. So far this year, 29 single family homes have sold on the Chevy Chase side of Rock Creek Forest (up from 23 in 2014 and 19 in 2013). And the […]

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Please Join Us For A First Open On Ashboro Drive Today


Embrace nature in this surprising oasis! An unassuming exterior opens to beautifully renovated, open living spaces with stunning views of a landscaped 18,000 square foot lot. Backing to Rock Creek Park, the meticulously maintained home features 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths and a large walk-out lower level with in-law suite. Just a short stroll from trails, deli and shopping center. Tell your friends! You can find a Virtual Tour of the house here. For all other homes currently for sale in the […]

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Rock Creek Forest Market Update March 7/8, 2015


We have three (!) new listing for this weekend, making it a total of five homes for sale in Rock Creek Forest, priced between $610,000 and $734,000. One home (2714 Abilene, listed at $830,000) went under contract. No price reductions. One new closing. 2 houses are under contract, and 4 single family homes are for rent. The homes below are currently for sale on either the Chevy Chase or the Silver Spring side of the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. While […]

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Rock Creek Forest Market Update 2/20/2015


One new listing for this weekend, making it a total of three homes for sale in Rock Creek Forest, priced between $650,000 and $830,000. No price reductions, no new contracts. The second closing of the new year. 2 houses are under contract, and 4 single family homes are for rent. The homes below are currently for sale on either the Chevy Chase or the Silver Spring side of the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. While these might not necessarily be our […]

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Rock Creek Forest Market Update 2/11/2015


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Currently, there are 2 homes for sale in Rock Creek Forest, priced at $650,000 and $830,000. Both of them have been on the market for a while. 3 houses are under contract, and 3 single family homes are for rent. The homes below are currently for sale on either the Chevy Chase or the Silver Spring side of the Rock Creek Forest neighborhood. The top of the list features the newest listings.  (More about why this neighborhood is one of […]

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A Poor Compromise for the Purple Crescent Trail


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Time to celebrate a little victory! The message below was sent out the Washington Area Bicyclist Association who has played a vital role in keeping our trail alongside the future Purple Line. We understand that “grade-separated” means that there was going to be some kind of little bridge across Jones Mill Road for the trail. That actually would be a huge improvement even without the light rail. (The way things are right now, many walkers or cyclists don’t have the patience to wait […]

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Fabulous Home For Rent in Rock Creek Forest


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Rock Creek Forest MD Homes For Sale 4/23/2014


A very belated update as the spring market has us running!  To see the homes that have been listed and already sold since our last post here, please check out the RCF 2014 Solds page. There are currently 7 houses under 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 […]

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Colonial Village DC Homes For Sale 3/18/2014


Update for March 18th, 2014.  Yet more snow! At least there were two new Colonials that came on for this past weekend, and both are lovely houses in their own way. One price reduction; one off-market sale, and one that–as previously predicted–came back on the market. 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 […]

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