maryland: The Germantown Patch is Up and Running!
- 11/20/10 11:12 PM
Have you heard of the Germantown Patch yet? The Germantown Patch is a web site offering information specifically on Germantown, MD. It focuses on local events, news, announcements, job listings, etc.
The Germantown Patch is a part of Patch.com which is a larger organization that states its mission to be: ‘To improve the quality of life in underserved communities across the globe through access to trusted local news and information.’ According to their web site, ‘Patch is run by professional editors, writers, photographers and videographers who live in or near the communities we serve, and is supported by a great team in our New
maryland: October Milestone HOA Meeting Minutes
- 11/18/10 09:06 PM
in Germantown, MD HOA Notes. Full miniutes can be found here.
management and maintenance was discussed concerning
the neighborhood pools. A
member who is in property management commented on RSV who is currently
the Milestone pools. The community member said that he thinks RSV is
one of the
best pool maintenance companies in the area. A different community
brought up the Milestone pool safety and recommended that the
regularly tested for security measures. The committee voted to extend
maintenance contract with RSV Pools and
maryland: Germantown Milestone Neighborhood HOA Minutes
- 11/01/10 11:29 PM
September 7th the Milestone HOA
met. Below is a summary of the minutes.
The county sent out a letter in error
telling residents that they need to shovel the snow on the path between
Milestone Manor Lane and Emerald Drive. The HOA confirmed that this was
mistake and that residents were not responsible for this.
Flags being attached to the fire
hydrants were discussed but voted against.
It was suggested that the Milestone
community become more involved in Clarksburg Community events.
maryland: MD Appraisals
- 10/10/10 08:20 PM
With the change in the real estate market and the economy over the last couple of years, appraisals for homes have not always gone smoothly for home buyers and sellers. While a home being under appraised may be a positive thing for a home buyer, saving them money, it can be a negative factor for home sellers. Either way, the deal must get done for all parties involved to complete the transaction. Here are some things you may and may not know about appraisals and some steps you may want to take during the process.
Appraisers are licensed professionals.
maryland: MD Requires Hands Free Phone Device as of October 1st
- 09/21/10 11:40 PM
to the MD Realtor Magazine this
month for reminding us that as of October 1st,
all MD drivers
are required to use a hands free phone device. The article reports that
employers could be held liable for any of their employees are
business transactions while on the phone. According
to the Maryland driving laws web
site the fine for a first offense would be $40 and
each additional ticket would be
for $100. The good
news is that the
imposed fine would be a secondary offense, so just so long as you
maryland: Fall in Germantown
- 09/18/10 01:04 AM
With school starting soon and the weather cooling off, fall is in the air! Here are some great events you have to look forward to this fall in Germantown: Picking flowers, Red Raspberries, Apples, and Pumpkins at Butlers Orchard Fires in the fireplace Football! Labor Day, September 6th – No work or schools! Hot Tea, Apple Cider and Coffee… yum! Falling Leaves
Oktoberfest on October 2nd – Proceeds to go towards local charities. Enjoy live music, kids games, beer garden, food, and fireworks! Montgomery County Epic Ride on October 17th – Mountain
maryland: 16825 GERMANTOWN RD, GERMANTOWN, MD 20874 ~ $1,300,000
- 09/07/10 10:48 PM
16825 GERMANTOWN RD, GERMANTOWN, MD 20874 ~ $1,300,000
Absolutely stunning 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath Georgia style,custom-built colonial in the heart of Germantown! This home is sited on 5 sprawling acres with a natural spring, surrounded by Seneca Creek Park, but conveniently close to shopping, restraunts and entertainment. Escape to your home without giving up convenient amenities! The property includes a Detached 3-car garage with oversized doors. Bask in the sun in your own private back yard and cool off in the pool. Multiple
maryland: 12513 Milestone Manor Lane, Germantown, MD 2087 – Home for SALE!
- 08/11/10 10:54 AM
Amazing Milestone home for sale! Home is listed at $575,000 and has a low HOA fee of $48/month. 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 baths and EXTREMELY well maintained! Premier lot which backs to nature preserve! One of the best lots in Milestone! Relax on the large deck and enjoy the peaceful, natural setting. Abundance of window throughout the home. Two story foyer with overlook offers a grand entrance. Step-down family room off the kitchen makes entertaining a breeze! Trim package with colonial columns adds extra details making the home pop! Large Owners’ Suite with sitting room and spa bath featuring a garden tub.
maryland: Milestone Center Shopping Info
- 07/26/10 10:23 PM
convenient go-to shopping center, has a web site with a complete
listing of stores and other interesting info! Click here to check it out!
Some of the stores
Food - Remember to participate in their summer promotions with Shell gas!
A complete map and
list can be found here.
The Milestone Center
web site also offers some interesting demographic information. Did you
Household Estimated Income for 2010: