Takoma Park is a friendly "laid back", independent, small town with liberal politics. The residents are politically active and have put in place a number of progressive measures such as the declaration of a nuclear-free zone and legal recognition of non-marital partnership. Takoma Park has also been called the "Berkely of the East"
In the historic district you will find grand old Victorians, Bungalows, American Four Squares and other old timey styles, along tree-lined streets.
The Old Town offers an eclectic, funky mix of small, locally owned specialty shops and small restaurants, cafes and a very popular FOOD COOP. From the end of April to mid December there is a farmers market every Sunday in the center of town. To celebrate July 4th, the town puts on its own parade and its own fireworks display.
During the year 2011 there were 151 sales of single family detached homes in Takoma Park.
Sales prices ranging from a low of $99,000 for a 4 bedroom 2 bath brick Rambler Foreclosure Sale built in 1955 in the Carole Highlands Neighborhood to a high of $995,900 for a 4 bedroom 2 Bath Arts and Crafts Bungalow built in 2005 in the heart of Takoma Park overlooking Sligo Creek Park.
The average sale price for a single family home in Takoma Park in 2011 was $435,000.
In 2011 the Average Days on the Market for a Home in Takoma Park, Md was 66.
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