Moving On Up! Cheverly Real Estate Update

In a report from DC Curbed, I learned that most people want to buy homes in the DC area but cannot afford to do it. https://dc.curbed.com/2017/5/30/15713316/home-buy-apartment-list Shock! This is exactly why I keep up with this blog. I know many people cannot afford to live in a million dollar home, so I want them to know…

Cheverly Community Market Photos

So, my camera is back. My creative side is so excited to be taking pictures again. I finally made it out to the Cheverly Market and captured these moments:  

Move to Cheverly! Get a Bang for Your Buck…and Low Crime to Boot

Check out the crime stats above. One is for Cheverly and it’s practically blank. Our crime has been really low lately and for that, I’m grateful. We are blessed to feel so safe in Cheverly. The next picture is crime stats in Brookland near the house that is for sale below. This 2000 sq ft…

Record High Home Prices and Most Profitable County for Flipping Homes

The above home is at 2416 59th Ave and has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms with almost 3000 sq ft. All of this listed just for 489K. Greenleaf is such a beautiful street. While this home needs some work, it has tons of potential and curb appeal. https://www.redfin.com/MD/Cheverly/5810-Greenleaf-Rd-20785/home/10548727 It’s on the market for 365K…what a steal!…

Real Estate: Open Houses This Weekend

Who doesn’t enjoy a good open house?! My boys are well aware that on the weekend mom likes to drop by one or two. If you don’t have plans this weekend, here are a number of open houses for you to visit: 5826 Carlyle St. Open House Sunday at 4. 2302 59th Place. Brand new,…

Real Estate: Stunning Home Coming Soon!

Welcome to 3123 63rd Place! This is a stunning home that will be on the market this weekend! I cannot wait to see who the lucky buyer will be. Seriously, I love the decor of this home and the kitchen and large backyard. The owners have put so much time, detail and effort into making…

Cheverly Community Market Season Opening!

When I think of the Cheverly Community Market, I think of the fresh fruits and veggies that we can buy. Above are a few pictures that I’ve been able to take while shopping…meanwhile while I’m trying to maneuver my camera, my kids are running around with cucumbers 🙂 And that’s how we roll at the…

Real Estate Update: Bidding Wars!

Rumor has it that many of the homes listed in Cheverly are going for much higher than their listing price. There are bidding wars! (and there should be when you can get a house around here in the 300,000 range) Here’s the latest that have sold: Above home sold for: 398,500 384,000 385K 425K 390K

Cheverly: The Holy Grail of Neighbors

The Cheverly moms and dads have been sending around the article below on Facebook: Here are 10 signs you, too, have found the holy grail of neighbors… They make you feel special :: Feeling sick? They’ll bring you soup. It’s your birthday? They’ll buy you flowers. Had a baby? They will take your tiny, hollering human…

Cheverly Swim and Racquet Club Opening Weekend!

This is why you want to join the Cheverly Swim and Racquet Club. Don’t wait to sign up. It’s a blast and I just need to say that I’m THRILLED that it is opening this weekend. (Saturday to be exact) If you are new, check out their website: http://cheverlypool.com/ Happy swimming.

Cheverly Day: Musings on Community

Children are not designed, by nature, to attach just to the mother, or just to the mother and father. They are, for good biological reasons, designed to form multiple attachments, to many of the people in a community.  It is important to recognize here that the private nuclear family, living in a house apart from…