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Real Estate Agent - Thompson Company, REALTORS® 240.593.2860 - MD594797
Andrea Bedard has been assisting home buyers and sellers in Silver Spring, MD and (far) beyond since 2004. She is fluent in Real Estate and German, pro preservation, passion and coffee fueled. Ready to write your unique Real Estate story? Contact Andrea at 240-593-2860. Happy ending guaranteed!
We interrupt our regularly scheduled programming to bring you a quick update on our newest team member:Name: LennonJob title: Chief Barketing Officer In charge of: morale, snuggles, consoling buyers when their offer wasn't chosen, and sniffing out the best dealsGoals: to become a perfect open hou...
I've been noticing a trend lately, and not a good one. Over the last couple of years or so, my clients and I have been asked to delay settlement (through no fault on our side) more and more often. Sometimes things happen in the world of Real Estate, say a pandemic that took a hot minute to figure...
Should you hide any and all evidence of furry family members when listing your Silver Spring, MD home for sale? Selling you home takes a lot of preparation, more so when you are a pet owner. It's best to remove all evidence, deep clean, deodorize, eliminate any evidence of puppy training and acci...
Perched atop a hillside in historic Sykesville reigns this Victorian beauty that my clients and I got to admire last weekend. Truly a home that reminds you to slow your pace and appreciate history, your surroundings, and the very moment. A full-sized wrap around porch, pocket doors, glass door kn...
Dear Montgomery County Home Sellers: this market is still a HOT one. We need you!♣ Most homes sell for more than asking price. In March 2021 the average list-to-sales price ratio climbed to 102.2%♣ the median sales price increased to $502,250, 8% higher than in March 2020♣ Homes don't linger on t...
When I begin working with a new seller, I immediately put their neighborhood or zip-code on my watch list (if it isnt' already on it), and pay close attention to any new activity. When new listings pop up that are very suitable comps, I'll make an appointment to preview. Comps and credibility are...
I would buy this house just for the bathroom! I can see myself unwinding here with a glass of wine and a good book!Ohhh, this is pretty!This is a really well done remodel! This is my bathroom, I'm not sharing!The heated floors are awesome! A rainshower! Yes, I've always wanted one. I love this de...
At the end of last year I was working on a particularly challenging transaction, the kind that will stay with you for the rest of your career. The kind that becomes a cautionary tale and may have caused a few gray hairs to appear. The kind that makes you question (once again) if our industry stan...
Today I toured the prettiest 1940s Cape Cods in close-in Silver Spring, MD. Cape Cods are among my favorites... as are most homes built pre-1960. They have a charm that you just cannot find in new(ish) construction, nor replicate.  Driving from one listing to the next, I spotted this springy ray ...
Every morning when I browse through the very limited number of new and coming soon listings to alert my buyer clients to, I come across at least one that I am embarrassed to forward.Today it was one with the messiest bathroom that I've seen marketed on the MLS in a long time. There were used towe...

Andrea Bedard

Fluent in Real Estate & German, M.A. ABR ASP CIPS
local_phone(301) 384-9177
smartphone(240) 593-2860
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Andrea's blog is about (g)local Real Estate, family-owned businesses, Main St USA, neighborhood info and happenings in MoCo & HoCo and (far) beyond.

It's sprinkled with sound advice and a candid perspective, sweetened by her vintage soul and topped off with her passion for Real Estate, travel, running and the 2 most important people in her life. Andrea is bilingual and holds the distinguished Certified International Property Specialist designation.