clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg, MD – An Introduction to Our Community - 06/03/13 10:06 PM
Clarksburg, MD – An Introduction to Our Community
Clarksburg, MD is located in upper Montgomery County along the I-270 corridor, approximately 23 miles north of the Washington, DC city limits.
According to the latest census data, it is the most rapidly-growing community in Montgomery County, Maryland, percentage-wise, with a population approaching 14,000 residents.  This growth has occurred within the last ten years, as homeowners have flocked to the many newly-built communities in the area. 
Clarksburg, MD Neighborhoods
Arora Hills (also known as Greenway Village)
Barnesville Outside
Cabin Branch
Catawba Manor
Clark Meadows
Clarksburg Heights
Clarksburg Ridge

clarksburg maryland: More About Clarksburg, MD 20871: Little Bennett Regional Park - 11/19/12 05:35 AM
More About Clarksburg, MD 20871: Little Bennett Regional Park
I’ve written much about Clarksburg real estate in my ActiveRain posts over the years, but today I wanted to shift gears and let you know a bit more about our community.
One of the natural beauty spots of our area is Little Bennett Regional Park in Clarksburg, Maryland which boasts 3,700 acres of fields and forests with miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horse-back riding.  There are clear streams in the park, and also a camping area with 91 sites for tenting and some electrical hookups for RV users.
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clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg Home Sales -- Clarksburg, Maryland 20871 - 09/17/12 06:34 AM
September is off to a great start in Clarksburg.  Here’s information on homes that have sold and closed in the past few weeks, including their addresses and sold prices:
-23218 Bent Arrow Drive - $555,000
-23305 Robin Song Drive - $485,000
-13311 Latrobe Lane - $436,912
-12308 Dancrest Drive - $345,000
-22470 Glenbow Way - $328,760
-26401 Aiken Drive - $295,000
-23900B Catawba Hill Drive - $285,000
You are welcome to go here for more information on Clarksburg real estate.

clarksburg maryland: Kites Over Clarksburg returns! - 03/10/11 10:26 AM
Kites Over Clarksburg returns!
This year's Kites Over Clarksburg Festival will be held on March 26 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Ovid Hazens Wells Park, 12001 Skylark Road, Clarksburg, Maryland 20871. 
This is a fun family event for kids and adults that involves making and flying kites, kids' art projects, a raffle, and exhibits by Clarksburg businesses, clubs, and associations. 
You can get information on being and exhibitor or sponsor at:

clarksburg maryland: CCA Meeting on April 26 - 04/22/10 01:54 AM
CCA Meeting on April 26
The Clarksburg Community Association will meet at the Hyattstown Fire Department on April 26.
The event begins at 6:30 with activities for families and children, including a tour of the fire station.
At 7:00 p.m. the CCA will meet to discuss changes proposed by the county executive for staffing at the Hyattstown Fire Department.  Also on the agenda is a proposed emergency medical services transport fee, emergency preparedness, updates on Clarksburg development, and other business.


clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg Sports Association Family Fun Day - 04/12/10 03:01 AM
Clarksburg Sports Association is sponsoring Family Fun Day on Saturday, April 17 at Ovid Hazen Wells Park from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
There will be kids activities, softball and baseball, many fun demonstrations, and a used sports equipment sale, to name just a few events.
You can get further details on
See you there! 

clarksburg maryland: 2010 Kites Over Clarksburg Festival - 03/23/10 07:00 AM
This year's kite festival will be held on Saturday, March 27 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Ovid Hazen Wells Park on Skylark Road in Clarksburg, MD.
There will be kite-flying demonstrations, craft activities, games, and a raffle with prizes.  ...Fun for kids of all ages!
The event is free of charge, and attendees are encouraged to bring along cans of food to support the local food drive.  For further information, you can email

clarksburg maryland: Update on Clarksburg Hospital Plans - 11/03/09 01:34 AM
Adventist HealthCare is continuing to move forward with its plans for a full-service hospital and medical campus in Clarksburg, MD.  It unveiled the architectural rendering for the proposed campus, which can be seen on 
The project has received key environmental, transportation, and land-use approvals from Montgomery County, and is under review by the Maryland Health Care Commission.
Last month, eleven upcounty state legislators signed a joint letter to the Commission, urging approval of the Clarksburg project.
Stay tuned....

clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg residents prepare for flu season - 09/14/09 07:04 AM
I wanted to let all of my Clarksburg friends know that Adventist HealthCare has launched its latest effort to combat influenza -- both seasonal flu and H1N1/swine influenza.
It has a new website that provides the most recent updates on flu, pneumonia, and local vaccination clinics.
You can log onto for helpful information on keeping healthy this winter.

clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg Village Update - 09/01/09 02:12 AM
There are currently five homes listed for sale in the Clarksburg Village neighborhood.
They range in price from a detached five-bedroom, four and a half bath colonial-style home on Grand Elm Street listed for $750,000, to a four-bedroom townhouse on Gardenside Place offered at $350,000.
Of the homes under contract in Clarksburg Village, the list prices start with $172,269 for an MPDU townhouse on Bears Den Lane, to $553,421 for a detached home on Robin Song Drive.  These homes are pending settlement, and the actual selling prices have not yet been announced.
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clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg, Maryland Update - 08/11/09 01:46 AM
There are currently 55 homes that are under contract in Clarksburg, MD, awaiting settlement.
They range in price from a $1.1 million rancher on Burnt Mill Road sited on 28.9 acres, to a two-bedroom condominium on Scholl Manor Way that was listed for $241,990.
A total of $5,870,900 worth of homes sold in zip code 20871 during July, and the median price was down 7.68 percent compared to July of 2008.
The average days on the market for homes dropped by 28.30 percent, meaning that homes sold more quickly this year than during the same month last year.
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clarksburg maryland: June Shows Increase in Clarksburg Real Estate Activity - 07/11/09 12:04 AM
The total dollar value of homes sold in Clarksburg, MD was $7,551,730 during June, which is an increase of 13.30 percent compared to June of 2008.
The big surprise, however, was the increase in median selling prices of homes in zip code 20871.  The median price of homes sold in June was $430,000, a 22.86 percent increase over June of last year.
A total of 17 homes sold, and the average days on the market dropped by 5.71 percent. 
It's too early to tell if this represents a longer-term trend in Clarksburg, but you can be sure I'll keep you updated.
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clarksburg maryland: Market Update for Clarksburg, MD - 06/15/09 02:18 AM
Here's an update from the Realtor database on home sales in Clarksburg.
A total of $4,031,925 worth of homes sold in Clarksburg during May 2009, compared to $4,321,400 last May.
The median price of homes that sold was $412,213, which is down 1.25 percent from May a year ago, but the number of homes sold was up 25 percent and the average days on the market was down 5.62 percent.
The bottom line: more homes sold in May 2009 at a lower price and more quickly than May 2008.
For updated details, you can visit anytime.

clarksburg maryland: Magic Show and Ice Cream Social at Clarksburg Town Center - 06/09/09 06:56 AM
Come celebrate the end of school on Tuesday, June 16, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Clarksburg Town Center community swimming pool area.
There will be a magic show, a DJ, and ice cream!
RSVP to 301-444-8681.

clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg Farmers' Market Kicks Off This Sunday - 06/01/09 11:43 PM
The Clarksburg farmers' market opens this Sunday, June 7, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Opening day festivities will include live music, a petting zoo, moon bounce, hot air balloon, and an arts showcase.
The market is located off Clarksburg Road at the intersection of Public House Road and Ebenezer Church Drive.
I hope to see you there!

clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg Civic Association Election of Officers - 06/01/09 03:46 AM
The Clarksburg Civic Association meets tonight at Hawk's Reach in Little Bennett Park at 7:30 p.m.
Topics will include an update on Clarksburg parks, and the election of civic association officers for the 2009-2010 term.
There will also be a legislative update presented by State Senator Garagiola and Delegates Feldman and Dumais.
See you there!

clarksburg maryland: May Sales in Clarksburg - 05/27/09 01:37 AM
So far during May, there have been 22 homes that have gone under contract in Clarksburg, MD.  
They range in price from a condo in Clarksburg Square that was offered for $246,255, to a five-bedroom new colonial on Yellowood Drive in Arora Hills that was priced at $749,990.
The "official" month-end numbers for May will be released in two weeks, and I'll be sure to post these as soon as they are out.
In the meantime, we've noticed a significant increase in the number of buyers who are expressing interest in starting their search for a home.  They are being spurred on … (0 comments)

clarksburg maryland: Adventist HealthCare Wellness Programs in Clarksburg - 05/13/09 03:04 AM
Adventist HealthCare is partnering with Clarksburg Town Center to offer wellness programs to the Clarksburg community.  The partnership includes tests and screening for asthma and pulmonary functions, and classes. 
The classes will be held at the Clarksburg Town Center Residents Club and the Clarksburg Town Center Farmers' Market from now through November.
For the schedule of events, you can log onto
You can get additional details about the program on 

clarksburg maryland: May Update for Clarksburg Maryland - 05/12/09 01:52 AM
Here's a quick update on what's happening in the Clarksburg real estate market right now.
As of today, there 81 homes for sale in Clarksburg, ranging in price from $1,399,000 for a colonial sited on seven acres on Burnt Hill Road, to $138,000 for a condominium on Brewers Tavern Way.
Twelve homes have gone under contract in Clarksburg so far in May, compared to fifteen for the entire month of April.
For additional details, you can log onto

clarksburg maryland: Clarksburg Civic Association To Meet On April 27 - 04/22/09 03:38 AM
The Clarksburg Civic Association is set to meet at the Ombudsmans Office at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 27.
Topics will include a discussion with board members of the Corridor Cities Transitway Coalition, Inc. regarding plans for rapid transit along the I-270 corridor.
There will also be nominations for the Clarksburg Civic Association 2009-2010 officers, with the election to be held on June 1, 2009.

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