Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Friday, November 2, 2012 at 5:09 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / November 2, 2012Comment
The annual H Street Festival was held September 15, 2012, and truly earned the rights to its title DC’s Best Neighborhood Festival. Be sure to keep your eye out for next year's Festival - you won't want to miss it!
Just for fun, we took our camera to the action and created this very (very) short trailer for your enjoyment! Please be sure to use headphones and/or turn the volume down if you are in a public place - there is music!
So much is happening in and around this exciting neighborhood. Contact us for more information on condos, townhomes and more in and around DC - Capitol Hill, NW DC, U Street Corridor, Bethesda MD and much much more! The Koitz Group - we are Montgomery County and DC real estate experts!
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Monday, May 14, 2012 at 7:33 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / May 14, 2012Comment
Bethesda Row IS the Front Row!
Bethesda Row is turning up the fashion dial this week as it brings a runway show and over 40 other events to Downtown Bethesda this coming Thursday through Saturday (5/17-5/19) at Bethesda Row! Get a glimpse of the coolest summer & fall 2012 fashions, welcome VIP guest Andy Cohen (host of Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live) with his new book (and get it signed) and a be one of the first to see a new documentary, "God Save My Shoes."
Courtesy of BethesdaRow.com
Here's the line up for the 3-day event:
THURSDAY MAY 17: “God Save My Shoes” Film Screening 7:30 p.m. Bethesda Row Landmark Theatre, 7235 Woodmont Ave. First-come, first serve. RSVP to [email protected]
FRIDAY MAY 18:
Andy Cohen & The Front Row Fashion Show - Bethesda Lane (per video above) Book Signing at 5 p.m. Runway Event at 7:30 p.m.
Various boutique stores & spas will strut their stuff...from Urban Coutry Runway Lounge, to a mini massage from The Spa at Equinox - get a make over at the Aveda Lipstick and Eye Bar or style flower accessories at the H. Bloom Bud Bar.
SATURDAY MAY 19: Chic Child on the Row 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Bethesda Lane - a day for the younger set! Family friendly events all day long.
THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY Assaggi is offering a Three-Course Prix-Fixe ($30) Dinner Thursday through Sunday from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Friday, April 20, 2012 at 3:01 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / April 20, 2012Comment
"Grande" News! We just listed this exquisite 3 bedroom 2.5 bath end unit townhouse in Kensington Maryland, located in the coveted Kensington Crossing community. View the video tour below to explore this wonderful home. (and as a kind reminder, turn your volume down if you are in a "quiet" place!)
10507 Mills Crossing Way - Kensington, MD
Features and ammenities at a glimpse...on the main living level there is a window-filled living room, separate dining room and beautiful kitchen with stainless stell appliances that opens to a wonderful raised deck overlooking a private wooded area. Gleaming hardwood floors and new carpet throughout! Upstairs has an amazing master bedroom suite with a walk-in closet with top-notch organizers! Two other light-filled bedrooms, washer/dryer and another full bath complete this second level. The lower level is spacious and offers a walk-out to the back yard & patio as well as access to the two-car garage. Professionally landscaped and well maintained! Open House Sunday, April 22, 2012 from 1-3:30.
Here are a few additional photos for your viewing pleasure!!
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 3:51 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / April 11, 2012Comment
We just listed 4818 Hampden Lane in Bethesda MD! See the Video Below...
A unique 2-level condo in the heart of Downtown Bethesda, come and visit at our Open House on Sunday, April 29, 2012 from 2-4 to see this 2br/1.5ba condo with beautiful kitchen and bath renovations!
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!! Just one block from Bethesda Metro, downtown Bethesda restaurants, boutique shopping, grocery stores, Capital Crescent Trail and more!
See the video below to get a quick peek at this fantastic unit, as well as a quick overview of the exhuberance of Downtown Bethesda (please turn your speaker volume down - as there is background music!)
For more information on Downtown Bethesda or Bethesda Condos, please fill out the form below, or contact Gretchen directly - 301-442-8122, [email protected] - to arrange a private showing.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 6:28 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / March 22, 2012Comment
612 Elm Avenue, Takoma Park MD 20912 - Open House Sunday, April 1, 2012 from 2-4
They say that pictures are worth a thousand words, so we will leave it to the following video and allow you a unique "look-in" at our new Takoma Park, MDlisting. Highlights include: open floor plan, soapstone kitchen countertops, beautiful cherry kitchen cabinetry, wood flooring throughout, gorgeous light-filled master suite with sitting room, inviting covered front porch, deep landscaped lot, separate artists studio cottage, and more!
So, have we peeked your interest? Come by our open house this Sunday, April 1, 2012 from 2-4, contact Gretchen (301-442-8122) directly to arrange a private showing or fill out the contact form below to let us know how we can help!
What a great opportunity to own a unique coop in a charming 1927 boutique building just steps away from the vibrant Adams Morgan neighborhood! Located on the top floor, this 1br/1ba unit offers an updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite and a breakfast bar & breakfast nook! Hardwood floors, an updated bath, great park views are just some of the great features to be found. Just a short walk to the metro, and a fantastic rooftop deck. You are not far from restaurants and night life in Logan Circle,Dupont Circle, Kalorama and other electrifying Northwest Washinton DC neighborhoods.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 11:36 AMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 23, 2012Comment
In the heart of Logan Circle, this penthouse condo has fabulous views above the neighboring rowhouses. While some top-floor units in the highly sought-after area bordered by 14th and 15th and P and Q sell for well over a million, this one won't break the bank, and will still impress your guests every time you entertain.
Logan Circle is one of the most sought after areas in NW Washington DC. Along with neighboring areas such as Dupont and the U Street Corridor, this area offers a plethora of restaurants, shops and nightlife! Take a peek at our video, or scroll down the page for some photo highlights.
Built in 2006 above the retail shops along 14th Street, the building has all the benefits that you're looking for in an urban residence - only one block to Whole Foods, Vida Fitness, and great restaurants such as Posto, Estadio, Pearl Dive and more. It's no wonder it has a 99 walk score. And it gets even better, as two new restaurants are scheduled to come to the corner of 14th and Q.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Monday, February 20, 2012 at 4:36 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 20, 2012Comment
The Koitz Group is pleased to announce their new listing in the highly desirable neighborhood of Chevy Chase View. Located at 4100 Everett Street, this charming colonial was built in 1993 on an 18,861 square foot lot. A small Cape Cod was “de-constructed” to build this property, but the owners kept an inground pool that is still in use.
Chevy Chase View is one of the most alluring neighborhoods in Kensington.
View the short video below to get a snapshot of this exquisite home, or scroll a little further down and check out a few choice photos.
Featuring a wonderfully flowing floor plan, the generous entry opens to a step down living room (with fireplace) on the right and a step down formal dining room (with fireplace) on the left. The gourmet kitchen opens to a family room (another fireplace!), which has French doors leading out to an oversized deck and the spacious backyard.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Friday, February 17, 2012 at 2:19 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 17, 2012Comment
Come by our first Open House - this Sunday, February 19, 2012 from 1:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Welcome to this beautifully expanded four bedroom two bath colonial conveniently situated near downtown Silver Spring, MD. This neighborhood is popular thanks to its close proximity to Washington DC and the greater Bethesda area.
Take a quick look at the video below, A Koitz Group Listing Look-in, to see for yourself - or scroll down to see more photos!
A spacious first floor addition can accomodate either a first floor family room or a level one master bedroom suite - your choice! The updated kitchen with its two skylights, table space area plus bar seating includes new appliances, custom cherry cabinets and Silestone countertops.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Monday, February 13, 2012 at 4:53 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 13, 2012Comment
Located in the Coveted Bradley Farms neighborhood in Potomac Maryland, this stunning home, nestled on a beautifully landscaped lot, is designed to delight. One step in the door is more thsn enough to understand how gracious living and entertaining spaces occupy a prominent role in design and function. Complete with inground pool and spa, 9712 Kendale Road is a rare afusion of elegance, and ultiate comfort. The product of immaculate upkeep and stunning updates throughout, this distinct Potomac home is as welcoming as it is opulent.
With a total of 6 bedrooms and 7.5 baths, you will immediately notice the generous two-story entry foyer, the totally renovated kitchen (2005) with breakfast area, the first floor family room with vaulted ceilings, and the massive first floor office with built in shelves and cabinets. The home features 4 working fireplaces, one gas and three woodburning, an impressive Master Suite with updated (2005) his and her baths and a separate sitting room, a light-filled, walk-out lower level which includes a party room with bar, a billiard room and a bedroom and bath and a three car garage.
This close-in Potomac Luxury home is listed for $1,795,000.
A Video Short of - 9712 Kendale Road in Potomac Maryland's Bradley Farms Neighborhood (Potomac Maryland 20854)
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 5:24:17 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 9, 2012Comment
COME BY OUR OPEN HOUSE THIS SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2012 FROM 1-4 TO SEE FOR YOURSELF HOW CHARMING AND CONVENIENT THIS UNIT IS!
Penelope Frissell has a new listing in The Christopher, one of Bethesda's best! Right smack in the middle of Downtown Bethesda!
Charming 2 bedroom, 2 full bath unit in one of Bethesda's best buildings. Appliances updated in 2010-2011, gorgeous floors & your own private balcony! Two parking spaces deeded separately and part of sale. Washer/Dryer in unit. The Christopher offers outdoor pool, exercise room, party/meeting room, front desk and all of Bethesda at your doorstep. Short Sale, Subj to 3rd Party Approval.
View our Video "look-in" to see what this unit has to offer, then come by our Open on Sunday (2/12/12) to see it in person!
Contact Pen Frissell for more information on this great opportunity, or feel free to fill out the form below if you'd like us to contact you!
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 12:02:08 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 9, 2012Comment
Please come by our Open House on Sunday, February 12, 2012 from 1-4 to get a first-hand look!
Penelope Frissell just listed an amazing luxury condo in the White Flint area of Rockville, MD. This incredible unit has 2 bedroom suites, stunning kitchen renovations, is steps away from the metro, Whole Foods and restaurants and offers a host of amenities you wouldn't believe! The location, just north of the Greater Bethesda area, is perfect for commuting to the many Montgomery County, MD communities as well as Washington DC and VA too.
View our short video and photos below to get a glimpse of this amazing condo!
The kitchen renovations include Caesarstone counters, designer tile backsplash, Bosch Dishwasher, Microwave, Induction Cooktop & Convection Oven, Kenmore fridge and soft close cabinets. Other highlights include Elfa closet organizing system in Master, Washer/Dryer, Walk-in closets, garage parking. Amazing amenities Salt water Pool and outdoor pools, racquet ball, tennis, sauna, concierge service, gated/secure building, billards room, gym/exericse and just steps to red-line metro, Whole Foods,...
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 7:59 AMBy Gretchen Koitz / February 2, 2012Comment
4838 Montgomery Lane Bethesda, MD 20814
Open House on Sunday, February 5, 2012 from 1-4 p.m.
The Koitz Group is thrilled to be able to present 4838 Montgomery Lane, Bethesda MD 20814 to those of you looking for urban living with the finest most luxurious amenities Downtown Bethesda has to offer.
Just listed, this large 4-level town home is situated on Montgomery Lane between Woodmont and Arlington. Originally the developer’s unit, this home boasts the largest square footage of all of the townhomes in this development.
With four light-filled levels (yes, there’s an elevator!) this expansive modern townhome offers more than you can imagine. The brick exterior and courtyard welcomes you to the first floor living area that houses a study with built-in bookshelves, marble flooring, powder room and access to a three car garage. Take the elevator or walk up the grand stairway to the main living area which boasts an open floor plan, but with distinct living spaces for an elegant living room, formal dining room and a gourmet kitchen with a bright breakfast area. The upper two levels provide serenity and space with an elegant master bedroom/bath with a sitting room/office/exercise room and two additional bedrooms (with en-suite bathrooms).
Take a peek below at our “listing look-in” and a few choice photos below to see what all the fuss is about, or contact us to arrange a showing.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Friday, January 20, 2012 at 5:13:09 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / January 20, 2012Comment
Matt Moses just listed this exquisite home in Great Falls, VA - offered both for sale or for rent.
This luxurious home is situated on a 2+ acre wooded lot on River Bend Golf Club in Great Falls, nearby other extraordinary properties in the Washington DC area. Exquisite amenities include: circular driveway, grand reception area, formal living rooms, dining room, soaring, two-level ceilings, 7 bedrooms, 7 baths, master suite w/ double walk-in closets and sitting area/loft, lower level with its own kitchen, living, beds/baths. Built for formal entertaining and luxury living. Here's a quick peek...
But don't just take our word for it, check our LISTING LOOK-IN below to see for yourself; or contact ...
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 2:20:28 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / December 22, 2011Comment
Situated just outside the beltway on the northwest end of the D.C. metro area, the Kensington, Maryland is a good choice for those who are interested in "close in" suburban lifestyle, conveniently close to D.C. amenities. Founded in the 1890s by developer Brainard Warner, the Victorian styles and attractive layout (predominently in the "Town of Knesington) was inspired after Warner took a trip to London. Thanks to the wide selection of homes available in Kensington coupled with the beautiful park-like setting, the neighborhood quickly became a popular summer home destination for D.C. residents. Today, the community stands on its own as a beautiful upscale community that is perfect for year-round living.
Bordered by forested parks and greenbelts, residents of Kensington enjoy plenty of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors while still maintaining easy access to the Metro centers at Bethesda Medical Center and Forest Glen as well as the MARC train station in the heart of Old Town Kensington. The neighborhood itself is also known for its commercial district, which includes a variety of antique stores in the area near Howard Avenue East. As such, Kensington has become a favorite stop for collectors from around the world.
Kensington is an incorporated town with a Mayor and has kept a true sense of identity. The annual events, like the Labor Day Parade, help to create a community feel that is appreciated by those fortunate enough to live in this town.
Posted by Gretchen Koitz on Monday, December 5, 2011 at 3:45:31 PMBy Gretchen Koitz / December 5, 2011Comment
Downtown Bethesda Video Update - those of you who have seen our "teaser/trailer" below (or thse who haven't), the main attraction is live on our Downtown Bethesda Page (makes sense!). Again, special thank to Michelle Cassel, the Visual Artist who took the concept and ran with it. For those of you yet to see either, gere's the background per earlier this afternoon:
In an effort to keep local and the less familiar visitors engaged and/or educated, we've created a series of neighborhood videos. Actually, that's not true :-) We found tremendously talented film makers and gently pointed them to special/iconic locations. Many thanks to Michelle Cassel on her stunning finished product). Where to begin? Downtown Bethesda seemed like a fun fit because of its vibrant urban village vibe. Watch the trailer below and stay visit Downtown Bethesda page or our Youtube Channel to view our mini "full length feature." Enjoy!