Silver Spring Homes & Real Estate
View the hottest Silver Spring, MD homes for sale and real estate below! Silver Spring is a suburban community in Maryland that sits on the southern edge of Montgomery County outside Washington, D.C. city limits, where residents can enjoy the world-class amenities found in the U.S. capital city. To request up-to-date information, including sales history and prices, property disclosures, and more about Silver Spring properties for sale, or to arrange a private showing of any property listed below, contact your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Silver Spring real estate.
Homes For Sale in Silver Spring MD
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Silver Spring Real Estate Search
This page is updated with Silver Spring home listings several times per day directly from the Silver Spring, Maryland MLS.
Each Silver Spring 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 Silver Spring, 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 Silver Spring neighborhood amenities including parks and golf courses will be listed.
Silver Spring Real Estate Market
Homebuyers quickly realize they have plenty of housing options when seeking out real estate in Silver Spring. This community is home to more than 80,000 people and comprises numerous neighborhoods, such as Calverton, Longmead, and Oakview. Across its various neighborhoods and subdivisions, people seeking to buy a home will find homes of all shapes and sizes.
The types of properties for sale include detached, single-family homes, townhouses, condos, bungalows, co-ops, high-rise apartments, luxury housing, and 55+ communities. Home prices in Silver Spring typically range from $85,000 to $2 million and up. People interested in building their own homes will find several land options that are ready for new construction.
Silver Spring Community Amenities
Being Silver Spring is a mere six miles from D.C., practically part of the city itself. Residents love the fact they have plenty of employment opportunities, along with different commuting options. The Metro's Red Line has a stop in Silver Spring, and there are 29 different bus lines found throughout the community. People who live here can easily drive to major highways, such as I-95, I-495, I-270, and I-66, to get to other roadways to help connect them to where they need to go for work or play. Silver Springs is also rated as a highly walkable city with plenty of walking and bike paths and trails. Being in the D.C. metro area, residents can fly from one of three airports (BWI, DCA, and IAD).
Residents of Silver Spring appreciate the multiple leisure options available, including theatres, museums, art galleries, and historic landmarks. Casual and fine dining in this community are plentiful; the downtown business district alone has more than 150 restaurants for foodies to enjoy. Outdoors enthusiasts love that there are numerous parks, hiking trails, picnic areas, and bicycle paths. Popular leisure activities include tennis, golf, soccer, baseball, and basketball.
Silver Springs' proximity to D.C. means residents can routinely enjoy the amazing exhibits found in the Smithsonian Museums, enjoy the city's dining and entertainment options, view historic architecture, or explore D.C.'s national landmarks in their spare time.
Silver Spring Local Highlights
- Silver Spring was named after a mica-flecked spring discovered by Francis Preston Blair in 1840.
- Acorn Park, believed to be the original location of the "silver spring" the community is named for, features a five-paneled mural painted by artist Mame Cohalon.
- Notable landmarks in downtown Silver Spring include the National Museum of Health and Medicine, the Fillmore, and the AFI Silver Theatre.
- Major employers in Silver Spring include government agencies such as NIH, FDA, U.S. Air Force, and NOAA, along with other large employers, including University of Maryland, Georgetown University, Lockheed Martin, Booz Allen Hamilton, Marriott, The World Bank, Capital One, Deloitte, Accenture, and SAIC, to name a few.
- Wheaton Regional Park, located in the Greater Silver Spring region, is home to the 50-acre Brookside Gardens.
- Festivals and parades occur throughout the year, including the Silverdocs Film Festival, Silver Spring Jazz Festival, and the Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Silver Spring School Information
Silver Spring falls within the boundaries of the Montgomery County Public Schools District. Students who live here will attend one of several elementary, middle, or high schools, depending on the address of the subdivision or neighborhood they live in. Students can also attend one of several local private schools.
People who buy a home in Silver Spring love the quieter, suburban feel their neighborhoods offer them but still enjoy easy access to numerous commuting options, employment opportunities, and the incredible amenities found in downtown D.C.
Silver Spring, MD Real Estate Agents
Looking to purchase a home in Silver Spring? Let our Silver Spring real estate experts guide you through the sale of your current residence or the purchase of your new Silver Spring property. As local real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the unique dynamics of the Silver Spring, 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 Silver Spring home? View our market analysis page for a home value estimate within moments.
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