Bethesda Homes & Real Estate
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This page is updated with Bethesda home listings several times per day directly from the Bethesda, Maryland MLS.
Each Bethesda MLS listing includes the property price, days on market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent in the MLS.
Also review local Bethesda, MD property tax information and the current listing status (active, under contract, or pending). As available, numerous property features such as greenbelt locations, views, swimming pools and Bethesda neighborhood amenities including parks and golf courses will be listed.
Bethesda Real Estate Market
The price of single-family homes in Bethesda typically starts at around $700,000 and can span upwards of $2.1 million. However, the most luxurious homes in Bethesda can cost between $3 million and more than $11 million. These sprawling estates often feature amenities like private pools, sprawling acreage, and multi-car garages.
Prices and home styles differ widely from neighborhood to neighborhood. Buyers are generally able to find a home with five bedrooms and three bathrooms. Many of the homes in Bethesda are mid-century rambler and split-level homes. Victorian and other classic-style homes are also widely available, and Bethesda new construction homes are frequently being developed.
When moving to Bethesda, people can choose from a wide array of neighborhoods. Popular options include Bradley Hills, Burning Tree, Kenwood Park, Symphony Park at Strathmore, and Tulip Hill. Bethesda condos and townhomes are also available, allowing people to take full advantage of the commercial convenience and residential comfort of vibrant districts like Bethesda Row and Pike & Rose.
Bethesda Community Amenities
Bethesda offers a simple, fast commute to Washington, D.C. Commuters can also take advantage of the DC Metro system to get to the city and back. New York City is also a simple day trip (205 miles away), as is Philadelphia (140 miles away). Residents love Bethesda's balance between bustling streets and peaceful suburban areas.
Getting in and out of Bethesda is simple — roadways make it easy for commuters to get to work and home again. I-495 is just northeast of the downtown area. Route 355 and MD Route 187 run through the town, providing a convenient way to get around.
While some residents prefer to do big-ticket shopping in nearby metropolitan areas, there are many retail options within Bethesda city limits. Popular options include Bethesda Row — a shopping center in the city's downtown area with a movie theater and stores like Lululemon, Apple, Peloton, and The North Face. Westbard Shopping Center is another downtown complex with a yoga studio, a spa, an antique rug shop, and more.
The United States government is a top employer of Bethesda residents, as is Marriott International, Lockheed Martin, Clark Construction Group, and Capital Partners.
Bethesda residents have many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors at places such as McCrillis Gardens, Meridian Hill Park, Glen Echo Park, and more. Waterside running and biking trails are also readily available throughout the city. Annapolis bays and Delaware beaches are within a manageable drive for those who prefer swimming or boating in saltwater.
Bethesda Local Highlights
- 20-minute drive to D.C., about two hours away from Philadelphia and three hours away from New York City
- Top employers include the United States government, Lockheed Martin, and Marriott International
- Easy access to higher education institutions in D.C., including American University, The George Washington University, and Howard University
- Many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, including hiking and jogging trails, public parks, and a short drive to the ocean
- Access to all the cultural, social, and educational opportunities of D.C., with more space and less of a big-city feel
Bethesda School Information
Montgomery County Public Schools serves the Bethesda area. With over 100 public elementary schools, more than 30 middle schools, and 26 public high schools, many educational options are available. The district also provides several public charter schools. In addition to many public school options, numerous private schools are available, including Montessori schools, Waldorf schools, religious academies, and single-gender programs.
Those who choose to buy a home in Bethesda get to enjoy all that Washington, D.C. has to offer — including career opportunities, nightlife, cultural attractions, dining experiences, and education while still maintaining the space and comfort of a suburban lifestyle. Those who are tired of the hurry of city life may find that Bethesda offers a slightly slower pace without sacrificing the opportunities of a metropolitan area. From public transportation to easy-to-access highways, it's simple to get in and out of Bethesda to enjoy the many landmark cities located up and down the East Coast.
Bethesda, MD Real Estate Agents
Looking to purchase a home in Bethesda? Let our Bethesda real estate experts guide you through the sale of your current residence or the purchase of your new Bethesda property. As local real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the unique dynamics of the Bethesda, Maryland real estate market.
Contact The Bob & Ronna Group of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty to learn more about representation for buyers and sellers. Preparing to sell your Bethesda home? View our market analysis page for a home value estimate within moments.
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