Townhomes in Hampstead, Md are popular among first-time buyers and condo owners who wish to puchase their first home or upgrade. 2 popular townhome communities in Hampstead are Roberts Field and North Carroll Farms. 1788 Upper Forde Lane is one townhouse that will be officially on the market beginning Friday, August 17. This townhouse located in North Carroll Farms offers amenities that buyers prefer.
Townhomes in North Carroll Farms are part of the North Carroll Farms HOA. This community includes a mix of townhomes and single family homes. The community, built in the early 2000's, is newer than the Roberts Field community, and is located in the north end of town. Roberts Field, in contrast, is located in the southern end of town.
1788 Upper Forde Lane in Hampstead, MD includes 3 bedrooms on the upper level, as well as a spacious master bathroom and second full bathroom in the hallway. In the entry foyer, there is a half bath, and another half bath is located in the finished basement. The half baths are conveniently located for easy access by the both the residents and guests. There is no need to go upstairs just to use the bathroom, unless you need to bathe!
Amenities are an important part of any home purchase. Some of the amenities offered by 1788 Upper Forde Lane include a soaking tub with separate shower and dual vanities in the master bathroom, gas fireplace, the largest deck in the neighborhood (it's 2-tiered and freshly painted), a 1-of-a-kind built-in entertainment unit in the living room with reverse facing bookcases, and walkout basement to your personal parking spaces. It is a brick-front townhome, which has the extra benefit of being maintenance free.
Community amenities include a playground and basketball courts. The Hampstead Lions Club community park, while not within walking distance, is nearby as well.
Another factor impacting life in North Carroll Farms is the schools children attend. Spring Garden Elementary, Shiloh Middle, and Manchester Valley High serve this community.
So far, during 2018, 4 townhouses have sold in North Carroll Farms. The median sale price for the year so far is $246,000. The previous year, the median sold price was $237,000. These figures demonstrate a median price increase of 3.8%
The real estate market is expected to remain positive for homesellers in Hampstead. The total level of inventory is still extremely low yet buyers are trying to find their next home. However, they are having difficulty finding their next home that will meet their needs. Buyers want to lock into an interest rate before the rates creep higher.
Anyone thinking about selling is poised for a quick sale as long as their home is in good condition and priced right. In addition, sellers are poised to sell for higher prices, and quite possibly receive multiple offers.
Other factors that will help homes sell faster are fresh, neutral paint and replacement of worn flooring. Most buyers want to move right in without making any changes or updates. Cleaning from floor to ceiling is another necessary step to selling a home for top dollar. Not to be forgotten are staging and decluttering so a home looks spacious (and don't forget to clear out closets and cabinets of excess items).
Ultimately, North Carroll Farms is a well-maintained community in Hampstead, MD, which offers both townhomes and single family homes. 1788 Upper Forde Lane is a very attractive townhouse in the neighborhood. Any other homeowners who are thinking about selling should consider listing sooner rather than later, while the market is prime for sellers.