leisure world md: Do It Yourself: Fix Your Windows & Door Screens - 09/08/20 12:31 PM
Do It Yourself: Fix Your Windows & Door Screens

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Thanks to screens, we can enjoy being outdoors without all the dirt and insects. Open windows let the breeze in without letting in anything else, and we can picnic on our screened-in porches without the bug spray. Screens can generally take a lot of wear and tear, but when subjected to winds, weather, and contact with people and pets, they start to break down. Fortunately, they are often easy to repair without costly maintenance. In fact, window and door screen repairs can be straightforward DIY projects.
 
Screens usually come … (3 comments)

leisure world md: Just Sold 14801 Pennfield Cir. 403 Silver Spring, MD 20906 - 09/08/20 10:37 AM
Just Sold 14801 Pennfield Cir. 403 Silver Spring, MD 20906
 in Leisure World of MD
 Sold price $389,500
 
3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms 
Indoor garage space conveys
1,633 sq. ft. / List Price $389,500 / Sold $389,500
 
 
 
 
Spacious 1,633 sq ft. condo in Villa Cortese with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths located on the top floor of a four-story Garden style building. New neutral paint and carpet throughout. Enjoy this light and bright top floor condo with lovely view from all windows. All white table-space kitchen with new granite counters and large window. Living room and separate dining room with window. Large glass-enclosed sunroom can be accessed from living room or … (1 comments)

leisure world md: Vantage Point East in Leisure World Maryland 20906 - 09/02/20 06:01 AM
Vantage Point East in Leisure World Maryland 20906
 
Vantage Point East in Leisure World offers a friendly residential condo community of 190 luxury 2 and 3 bedroom units with many great amenities, services and activities to enjoy the Leisure World relaxed life style. All condos are appointed with full baths, 9-foot ceilings, enclosed balconies, multiple cable TV outlets, Internet access, fire sprinklers and smoke detectors.
 
Enter the inviting lobby, where neighbors and guests are greeted in classic elegance featuring tasteful decor. The adjoining community room is convenient for birthday parties, holiday events, dinner parties, movies, lectures, yoga, games and other fun activities. Three elevators provide … (0 comments)

leisure world md: For Sale in Leisure World of Maryland week of August 24, 2020 - 08/24/20 10:06 AM
For Sale in Leisure World of Maryland week of August 24, 2020
 
Is Leisure World of Maryland the Place for you? Schedule a tour of this beautiful community.
Is it time for you to think about making a move and downsizing from your present home? Leisure World of Maryland is a great choice to consider. Located in the heart of Montgomery County, Maryland, Leisure World offers 610 acres of beautiful grounds with miles and miles of beautiful walkways for you to enjoy. You can enjoy the freedom from home maintenance and you will no longer need to shovel snow or cut grass. This … (4 comments)

leisure world md: For Sale in Leisure World of Maryland week of August 17, 2020 - 08/18/20 06:36 AM
For Sale in Leisure World of Maryland week of August 17, 2020
 
Click Here for all Homes for Sale in Leisure World this week
 
  
Leisure World of Maryland is a Private, Gated, Age-Restricted Community
The best 55+ housing opportunity in Montgomery County, Maryland! Living at Leisure World is a great lifestyle choice - it's also a smart financial decision.  This community is for anyone aged 55 or older. The 650-acre campus located in Montgomery County, Maryland offers a variety of housing options and offers lots of amenities. The community can be entered through 3 secure entry gates, staffed with Leisure World security personnel. Leisure World is convenient to shopping, entertainment and offers its own shuttle … (3 comments)

leisure world md: Want to know more about Leisure World Maryland homes? - 07/28/20 11:50 AM
Want to know more about Leisure World Maryland homes?
Facts about Leisure World homes
There are a total of 5,659 homes in Leisure World of Maryland called Mutuals.
898 are Cooperatives and 4,676 are Condominium ownership. The Regency is a neighborhood of 85 single family homes and a few towhomes located near the main entrance. This neighborhood participate in a Homeowner Associaton.
The Leisure World community was developed over a priod of 50 years and includes a broad range of housing styles including: townhomes, rambler style patio homes, garden style and hi-rise buildings. Some buildings located within this 610-acre community are situated around the 18-hole golf course that provides fantastic views. 
 
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leisure world md: Garden Plots for Residents of Leisure World Maryland - 07/16/20 05:28 AM
Garden Plots for Residents of Leisure World Maryland

There are about 260 garden plots in the Leisure World of Maryland garden center located within the community and near the MedStar Medical Center. The plots are about 150 ft sq each. These plots are for the use of Leisure World residents. Individuals rent each plot on an annual basis, and must follow the rules of the garden plot organization. Garden Plot Group Managers are all volunteers and provide gardeners with all necessary large manual tools, water hoses, wood chips, clean sand, compost AND bees. There is an expectation and responsibility of each plot holder to maintain or improve … (0 comments)

leisure world md: Selling in Leisure World Maryland? Not All Agents Are Created Equal - 07/09/20 08:11 AM
Selling in Leisure World Maryland? Not All Agents Are Created Equal 
 
In today’s fast-paced world where answers are just a Google search away, there are some who may question the benefits of hiring a real estate professional when selling a house. The reality is, the addition of more information can lead to more confusion. A real estate agent can be your essential guide, but truth be told, not all agents are created equal. Finding the right agent for you and your family should be your top priority when you’re ready to sell your house.
The right agent is the person who … (1 comments)

leisure world md: Best Time to Sell in Leisure World Maryland? When Competition Is Low. - 07/08/20 07:29 AM
Best Time to Sell in Leisure World Maryland? When Competition Is Low. In a recent survey of home sellers by Qualtrics, 87% of respondents said they were concerned their home won’t sell because of the pandemic and resulting economic recession. Of the respondents, 51% said they are “seriously worried.” That concern seems reasonable considering the current condition of the economy. The data, however, is showing that home purchasers are still very active despite the disruptions American families have experienced this year.
The latest Existing Home Sales Report published by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) revealed that 340,000 single-family homes sold in this country last month. NAR’s most … (1 comments)

leisure world md: Leisure World Maryland 14801 Pennfield Cir. 403 Condo for Sale - 07/06/20 06:30 AM
Leisure World Maryland 14801 Pennfield Cir. 403
Condo for Sale Silver Spring, MD 20906
3 bedrooms / 2.5 baths / indoor garage space
1,633 sq. ft. interior
 
3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms 
Indoor garage space conveys
1,633 sq. ft. interior / List Price $389,500
Spacious 1,633 sq ft. condo in Villa Cortese with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths located on the top floor of a four-story Garden style building. New neutral paint and carpet throughout. Enjoy this light and bright top floor condo with lovely view from all windows. All white table-space kitchen with new granite counters and large window. Living room and separate dining room with window. Large glass-enclosed … (6 comments)

leisure world md: 14801 Pennfield Cir. #403 1,633 sf Condo for Sale Silver Spring, MD - 05/28/20 12:23 PM
14801 Pennfield Cir. #403 1,633 sf Condo for Sale
Silver Spring, MD 20906
3 bedrooms / 2.5 baths / indoor garage space
 
Rarely available 1,633 sf Condo
3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms 
Indoor garage parking space conveys
List Price $397,500
Rarely available spacious 1,633 sq ft.condo in Villa Cortese with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths located on the top floor of a four-story Garden style building. New neutral paint and carpet throughout. Enjoy this light and bright top floor condo with lovely view from all windows. All white table-space kitchen with new granite counters and large window. Living room and separate dining room with window. Large glass-enclosed sunroom can be accessed … (5 comments)

leisure world md: For Sale in Leisure World of Maryland week of July 6, 2020 - 05/26/20 01:11 PM
For Sale in Leisure World of Maryland week of July 6, 2020
 
Click Here for all Homes for Sale in Leisure World this week
 
 
14801 Pennfield Cir. #403
3 bedrooms / 2.5 bathroom / 1,633 sf
List price $397,500
 
 3312 Chiswick Ct. #3B
2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / 1,035 sf
List price $115,000
  
Leisure World of Maryland is a Private, Gated, Age-Restricted Community
The best 55+ housing opportunity in Montgomery County, Maryland! Living at Leisure World is a great lifestyle choice - it's also a smart financial decision.  This community is for anyone aged 55 or older. The 650-acre campus located in Montgomery County, Maryland offers a variety of housing options and offers lots of amenities. The community can … (0 comments)

leisure world md: Just Sold in Leisure World of Maryland by Barbara Michaluk - 05/20/20 07:14 AM
Just Sold in Leisure World of Maryland by Barbara Michaluk
3200 N Leisure World Blvd #514 Silver Spring, MD 20906

 
55+ Active Adult Community – Lovely condo with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms 1,035 sq. ft. Located in the desirable Vantage East Building. Living room features 9’ ceilings and a slider to a glass-enclosed sunroom with a lovely view. Separate dining area has space to entertain friends and family. The table-space kitchen has lots of cabinets, a large pass-through window and ceramic flooring. Master bedroom includes a walk-in closet with shelving plus an additional closet. Master bathroom with a large vanity and step-in shower. … (0 comments)

leisure world md: Benefits of Indoor Gardening for Leisure World Residents - 05/12/20 06:29 AM
Benefits of Indoor Gardening for Leisure World Residents
 
 
Did you know people are generally happier when they have something to nurture and tend to in life? That’s right. Taking care of plants can make you a happier person and improves your sense of well-being, which in and of itself might be motivation enough to start an indoor garden. If you need more proof that now is the time to try indoor gardening, consider the following benefits of the practice:
 
Benefits of Indoor Gardening: Why Start Today
 
Improves Your Air Quality
You likely already know the biological breakdown of the way plants produce oxygen. We won’t … (0 comments)

leisure world md: Is Leisure World of Maryland the Right Place For You? - 04/29/20 07:55 AM
Is Leisure World of Maryland the Right Place For You?
 
Leisure World of Maryland is regarded as the #1 active senior choice in the Washington, D.C. and Montgomery County areas. With 29 housing associations, a strong sense of community and safety, numerous amenities, and convenient on-site facilities, this comes as no surprise. Discover this top-choice community to determine if the Leisure World lifestyle is right for you.
 
Leisure World is a private, gated senior community. Built on a well-landscaped 610-acre parcel, the Leisure World community is completely fenced with three monitored gates to ensure resident safety and comfort and approve all visitors. … (0 comments)

leisure world md: Discover Villa Cortese at Leisure World of Maryland - 04/22/20 10:48 AM
Discover Villa Cortese at Leisure World of Maryland
 
Just from its name, the Villa Cortese community in Leisure World of Maryland bespeaks the classical elegances of Italian architecture, design, culture, and fare. In 1994-1996, Italian artisans and Leisure World developers enshrined these elements in a convenient, modern living atmosphere. A four-story garden-style development situated on Pennfield Circle, Villa Cortese allures residents not just with its exterior, but also with its heightened inner senses of community and security.
 
The Villa Cortese buildings make their grand first impressions with flower beds in full bloom against creamy-dreamy pastel façades. Walking paths leading to piazzas provide residents with a European-esque experience amid the well-kept Leisure … (0 comments)

leisure world md: Rarely available extra spacious 1,633 sf condo in Leisure World MD - 04/14/20 03:09 PM
Rarely available extra spacious 1,633 sf condo
in Leisure World MD Villa Cortese
3 Bedrooms / 2.5 Bathrooms / Indoor Garage Space
1,633 square feet
 
Located on the top floor of a four-story Garden style building. New neutral paint and carpet throughout. Enjoy this light and bright top floor condo with lovely view from all windows. All white table-space kitchen with large window. Living room and separate dining room with window. Large glass-enclosed sunroom can be accessed from living room or 3rd bedroom/den. Private master bedroom suite with 2 walk-in closets and master bath with a double vanity, soaking tub and separate step-in shower. … (2 comments)

leisure world md: Leisure World of Maryland Homeownership Matters Now More Than Ever - 03/04/20 08:51 PM
Leisure World of Maryland Homeownership Matters Now More Than Ever

Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financial and non-financial (often referred to as emotional or social reasons.)
For Americans approaching retirement age, one of the greatest benefits to homeownership is the added net worth they have been able to achieve simply by paying their mortgage!
The Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University focused on homeowners and renters over the age of … (1 comments)

leisure world md: How Your Tax Refund Can Move You Toward Leisure World Homeownership - 03/02/20 10:38 AM
How Your Tax Refund Can Move You Toward Leisure World Homeownership 

If you’re looking to buy a home in 2020, have you thought about putting your tax refund toward a down payment? Homeownership may be one step closer than you think if you spend your dollars wisely this year.
Based on data released by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Americans can expect an estimated average refund of $2,962 when filing their taxes this year.
The map below shows the average tax refund Americans received last year by state:According to programs from the Federal Housing Authority, Freddie Mac, and Fannie Mae, many first-time buyers can purchase a home with as little as 3% down. … (1 comments)

leisure world md: How Much Leisure World “Housing Wealth” Can You Build in a Decade? - 02/27/20 04:19 PM
How Much Leisure World “Housing Wealth” Can You Build in a Decade?
Earlier this month, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released a special study titled Single-Family Home Price Gains by Years of Tenure. The study estimates median home price appreciation over the last 30 years based on the length of homeownership.
Below are three graphs depicting the most important data revealed in the study.
How much have home prices increased? One of the first measures of the financial benefits of homeownership is the net worth (in the form of equity) an owner can build over time. The study showed the average increase in … (0 comments)

 
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Leisure World Specialist / Full Service REALTOR

Silver Spring, MD

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Weichert Realtors | Silver Spring, MD Phone Direct 240-506-2434

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