What to Do in DC This Weekend: Nov. 22-24

November 22, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

*Visit the Christmas light maze at Nationals Park, covering 90,000 square feet with a 100-foot-tall lighted pine tree centerpiece. Don’t forget to stop by the Christmas market and ice skating trail. Admission is $19.99-$33.99 and the event runs through December 29. *The National Geographic Museum’s exhibit “Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall” features … Read More

5 November Home Maintenance Tips!

November 21, 2019Real Estate & Local News

November is the perfect transitional month to tackle home maintenance tasks that will prepare your home for the winter season! Here are five quick steps you can take this month: *Check baseboards, wall/ceiling junctures, windows and doors, lighting fixtures, switches, and electrical outlets for cracks and spaces that are letting heat out. Have these areas … Read More

Halloween Events: October 25-31

October 23, 2019DC/MD/VA Events, Uncategorized

  *The Red Bandana Bakery is partnering with Banner Day Films to offer The Film-anthropy Series: Halloween Party on Oct. 25 ( 7 – 11 p.m.). Costume contest, plus scary movies, games, free drinks and snacks and food for purchase. The event is free; however, there is a suggested donation of $10 to benefit Breast … Read More

JUST SOLD: Remarkable Renovation in Sumner

October 21, 2019Featured Listing, Uncategorized

JUST SOLD BY THE CAROLYN HOMES TEAM: 5602 Namakagan Road, Bethesda, MD 20816 MULTIPLE Offers, Under Contract in just 6 Days & sold ABOVE List Price! Sold Price: $1,500,000 Original List Price: $995,000 Subdivision: Sumner DOM: 6 Features: *Year Built: 1953 *Year Renovated: 2019 *Square Footage:  2,212  *4 beds, 3 baths *1-car garage *New kitchen … Read More

JUST SOLD: 2-Bedroom Luxe Condo in Friendship Heights

October 18, 2019Featured Listing, Uncategorized

JUST SOLD BY THE CAROLYN HOMES TEAM: 4450 N. Park Avenue,#214 Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Sold Price: $752,000 Original List Price: $770,000 Complex: The Carleton DOM: 8 Features:  *2 Beds/2 Baths *1,407 sq ft *Fully Renovated *Gourmet Kitchen with Stainless Appliances & Expansive Quartz Countertops *Balcony *1 Parking Space *Master Bedroom with Spa-like Bath *The … Read More

The Seller Rejected Your Offer – What Now?

October 16, 2019Uncategorized

  Finding the right home is a serious process. Just like any other long-term commitment, you’ve likely spent a great deal of time finding a home that you love and can picture yourself spending your life in. So what happens when you think you’ve found the right one but the seller rejects your offer? Here … Read More

Carolyn Homes Client Appreciation – Fall Fest Fun

October 11, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

The Carolyn Homes team had an delightful time last weekend at the annual Carolyn Homes Fall Fest at Butler’s Orchard! It was really a treat to get together with all of our clients & friends for a fun & festive time. Hope all of the families had a blast, because we sure did! Up next? … Read More

Top 5 Bethesda Home Sales: September 2019

October 9, 2019Real Estate & Local News

  *Address: 7124 Fairfax Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814 Close Price: $4,700,000 Original List Price: $5,995,000 Days on Market: 194 Subdivision: Edgemoor 6-bedroom, 5-bath custom home built in 2014 by the team of GTM Architects and Sandy Spring Builders. This 6,523 sq ft home comes with a gourmet kitchen, 4-car garage, custom millwork, luxe master suite with … Read More

New FHA Condominium Policy Takes Effect October 15th

October 7, 2019Real Estate & Local News, Uncategorized

  Since the DMV is home to many condominium complexes, this new FHA policy will have a direct impact for homebuyers / investors here. FHA’s new condominium policy is part of a broader federal administration objective to reduce regulatory barriers that currently restrict affordable homeownership opportunities. What exactly is changing? FHA’s new rule is outlined … Read More