Silver Spring Homes

The city of Silver Spring is approximately eight miles north of Washington, D.C., in Montgomery County in Maryland. People who are interested in Silver Spring MD real estate will find houses and condos for sale. Prospective homeowners who prefer large homes will find some houses with five or six bedrooms for sale. Many Silver Spring homes are houses with three or four bedrooms. Houses and condos with two bedrooms are available for those who want smaller homes. Luxury homes that cost more than $900,000 have amenities such as guest houses, theater rooms and gourmet kitchens.

People who want Silver Spring real estate within walking distance of restaurants, shops and entertainment may be interested in condos in downtown Silver Spring. Restaurants here serve Italian food, burgers and seafood. The area also has coffee shops and fast food restaurants. Shops here sell clothing, shoes and accessories. People can buy groceries at Whole Foods. Health and beauty items are available at CVS. There are two movie theaters in the downtown area.

Some Silver Spring homes for sale are within 10 miles of attractions in Washington. The Smithsonian museums and the Kennedy Center are approximately eight miles from Silver Spring. The Washington National Opera and the National Symphony Orchestra perform at the Kennedy Center. People can see ballets and plays there.

Silver Spring parks offer a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities for owners of Silver Spring MD real estate. People can play tennis at Ellsworth Urban Park and Dale Drive Neighborhood Park. There are ball fields at Nolte Local Park and Pinecrest Local Park. Sligo Cabin Neighborhood Park and Good Hope Local Park have picnic areas and playgrounds. There are walking trails and ponds at Maydale Nature Center.

Some Silver Spring homes for sale are within 10 miles of several colleges. Montgomery College is a community college with a campus in Silver Spring. The University of Maryland in College Park is approximately six miles away from Silver Spring, and American University in Washington is seven miles away.

Public transportation options for Silver Spring residents include trains and buses. Metro trains from the Silver Spring and Forest Glen Metro stations take passengers into Washington. Maryland Area Regional Commuter trains travel from the Silver Spring station into Washington. People can also travel into Washington on Metro buses. Ride On buses provide transportation in Montgomery County. VanGo is a free shuttle that serves downtown Silver Spring on weekdays.

People who live in Silver Spring homes can travel out of the area by plane or train. Three airports are within 35 miles of Silver Spring. Domestic and international flights leave from Baltimore/Washington International Airport and Dulles International Airport. Travelers can take domestic flights from Reagan National Airport. Amtrak stations in Maryland and Washington are within 12 miles of the city. Trains from these stations travel to New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and other major cities. Those who would like to buy Silver Spring real estate should get in touch with, Kerry Roth, a local Silver Spring Real Estate Agent by email at, by telephone at (301) 518-0994, or contact her through the website.

Kerry Roth
Kerry Roth
6 Montgomery Village Ave Ste 200 Gaithersburg MD 20879