Homes for Sale in Rock Creek Palisades, Kensington, MD

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Homes for Sale in Rock Creek Palisades, KensingtonHomes for Sale in Rock Creek Palisades, Kensington, MD

Why Do People Live here?

Residents who live in Rock Creek Palisades say that they like how cozy and friendly the community is. The streets are quiet, traffic moves slowly, and kids feel safe playing in the yards or even in the street on cul-de-sacs. Of course, it helps that many of the homes back to Rock Creek Park. It's a quick drive or walk to the park where families can play basketball, ride bikes or have a picnic. Because Beach Drive is so close, residents can drive on serene roads to get quickly to downtown Bethesda, without having to pay for Bethesda homes. 

Looking for a home in Rock Creek Palisades?

Interested in finding homes for sale in and around Rock Creek Palisades in Kensington, MD? Click that link to find all the currently available homes in this area. You can also find out information about local schools, crime report, market inventory trends, and local demographics

What's the Neighborhood Like?

The homes you would expect to find for sale in the Rock Creek Palisades are split levels and ranchers generally between  1200 and 1700 square feet. Most of the homes were originally built in the late 1950's or early 1960's. It's not uncommon to find homes that have extensive finished basements with a fireplace or have been completely updated with bumpout kitchens. Most of the homes have at leaste three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Lot sizes are around .15 to .20 of an acre. 

What's Going on Nearby in Rock Creek Palisades?

Bicycle enthusiasts like to take advantage of Rock Creek Palisades' proximity to Beach Drive, which is less than half-mile away. The neighborhood is tucked away in leafy suburbs but still less than a mile to Connecticut Avenue that can take anyone to Bethesda and Washington, D.C. Westfield Montgomery Mall is 5.5 miles away. Wheaton Mall is two miles away. Every conceivable place of worship, bank, coffee shop and recreational park is located within a few miles. 

What Schools will the Kids Attend?

If you buy a home for sale in the Rock Creek Palisades, the local schools serving this area are Rock View Elementary School, Newport Mill Middle School, and Einstein High School. To get local school scores and more information about these schools check out the Kensington school reports on my website.

Now You Really Want to Find a Home Here, Right?

If you are interested in the current homes for sale in and around Rock Creek Palisades click on the link. Our 'for sale' property information is a direct feed from the Metropolitican Regional Information System and is updated multiple times per day.

If you want some additional information about homes in Kensington, feel free to call me at 240-481-0991 or email me



John Pusa
Glendale, CA

Dale - Thanks for the very valuable stats about homes for sale in Rock Creek Palisades Kensington, Maryland.

Apr 15, 2015 07:40 AM