Potomac Real Estate

Potomac Real Estate

Potomac: A Serene Retreat in Montgomery County, Maryland

Nestled in the picturesque Montgomery County, Maryland, Potomac is a charming community that offers a serene retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life. With its prime location in the United States, Potomac is an ideal place to call home for those seeking a peaceful suburban lifestyle.

One of the major draws of Potomac is its proximity to the nation's capital, Washington, D.C. Just a short drive away, residents can easily access all the cultural, historical, and employment opportunities the city has to offer. This makes Potomac an excellent choice for professionals who work in D.C. but prefer a quieter place to reside.

Potomac is renowned for its beautiful neighborhoods and stunning homes. The area boasts a mix of architectural styles, from traditional colonial to modern contemporary, ensuring there is something to suit every taste. Sprawling estates, lush green spaces, and tree-lined streets create a picturesque setting that adds to the overall charm of the community.

In addition to its natural beauty, Potomac offers a variety of amenities and recreational opportunities. Residents can enjoy shopping at the Potomac Village Shopping Center, which features a range of boutique shops, restaurants, and cafes. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the numerous parks and trails that provide ample opportunities for hiking, biking, and leisurely strolls.

Education is a priority in Potomac, with top-rated schools serving the community. Families can rest assured that their children will receive an excellent education in a safe and nurturing environment.

With its tranquil ambiance, convenient location, and abundance of amenities, Potomac is a highly sought-after place to live. Whether you are looking for a family-friendly community, a place to retire, or a peaceful escape from the city, Potomac has it all. Discover the beauty and charm of Potomac and find your dream home in this idyllic part of Montgomery County, Maryland.

Newest Listings in Potomac

5 Beds 3 Baths
Natural beauty abounds as you come down the long private driveway and into the peaceful, serene two acre setting surrounded by old growth trees providing glorious privacy. Walk through the front door and instantly feel the stress of the day start to fade as you see the gorgeous hardwood floors of the Living Room with its warming hearth and wood burning fireplace. The all white, newly renovated (2020) Gourmet Eat-In Kitchen with Stainless Steel appliances and the fashionable white subway tile backsplash is perfect for those who love to cook. The space is large so it will easily accommodate a dining table. There's a wonderful wall of built-ins and display shelving. Off the Kitchen you'll find a stunning retreat in the gorgeous Sun Room/Family Room addition with new windows on three sides and new entry doors (2022). The Sunroom/Family Room overlooks the lush green backyard. Upstairs you'll find four spacious Bedrooms including the Primary Suite with its renovated (2021) stylish Full Bathroom boasting a spectacular White Marble shower with a rain shower head and another Renovated (2021) Hallway Full Bath with a tub/shower combination. Downstairs is a sunny and bright, large Recreation Room with new premium, durable LPV (luxury plank vinyl) floors perfect for kids of all ages. The Recreation Room with sliding glass doors opens to a charming patio space with fieldstone wall. In addition to the Rec Room, there's a generously proportioned Study/Den and a Full Bath plus the separate laundry room on this level. One more short flight of stairs down and you'll find enormous unfinished Storage Space/Utility Room for a home workshop or for all the things you want to keep safe and out of sight. The breathtaking, natural oasis that is the rest of this property needs to be seen to be truly believed, but rest assured you will find no shortage of beautiful scenery and local wildlife. Great bird watching, too! Talk about move-in ready...This home has loads of upgrades - Upgraded 200 amp electric service with new circuit breaker box & meter; New heat pump (2020), new hot water heater (2020); new roof & new attic fan (2020). Replaced well pump, well tank and water softener (2021). New ADT security system (2021); freshly painted interior (2023) and exterior (2020). Upgraded electric for a generator and 2 high-amp outlets for EVs. This home has everything you could want! All this and an incredible location south of Potomac Village, close to I-495, the Beltway to Tyson's Corner, Downtown DC or north to the I-270 BioMed Corridor and within minutes of Great Falls National Park and the C&O Canal. It's a prize! Churchill school cluster too!! Don't let it get away! Come see it today!

8517 Brickyard Rd, Potomac

Listing courtesy of Washington Fine Properties, LLC. Contact: info@wfp.com

4 Beds 4 Baths
NEW ON MARKET! Open Saturday 5/25, 2-4PM & Sunday 5/26, 1-4PM. Tucked into the beautiful River Falls community and backing to woods, this 4 bedroom, 3.5-bath luxury townhome offers the perfect backdrop for living, entertaining and professional pursuits. Appointed with custom columns and arched alcoves and doorways, the open floor plan is brimming with character and enhanced by natural light that streams in through abundant windows. The main level features a spacious, lofty foyer, a living room, a handsome family room with a fireplace, an elegant formal dining room and a chef’s kitchen. Custom counter and backsplash surfaces, a substantial island with wine refrigeration, and a Viking range exemplify the design detail, and a fabulous screened porch is steps away…extending an invitation to relax and enjoy the gorgeous surroundings as the warm weather season approaches. The porch opens to stairs that lead to a private, fully enclosed brick patio. There are three spacious bedrooms upstairs and two full baths. The expansive primary suite continues the luxury theme, with a spacious sitting room area, a fireplace, a custom walk-in closet and a bath with a soaking tub and separate shower. Designed for the modern lifestyle, the laundry room is on this level as well. The walk-out lower level has so much flexibility: it’s perfect for entertaining or family movie nights, has space for a big home office (complete with built-in bookcases) and private accommodation for overnight guests, with a bedroom and full bath. Located in River Falls, a community renowned for its wide streets, timeless architecture and rich neighborhood amenities, this turn-key home is just moments to the scenic C&O Canal, with easy proximity to Potomac Village and the nation’s capital! Welcome home!

7805 Gate Post Way, Potomac

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.. Contact:

8 Beds 8 Baths
Welcome to 11516 Swains Lock Terrace, the most captivating home in Potomac! This magnificent stone and brick estate proudly sits on a sprawling 2-acre lot in a tranquil, cherry tree-lined cul-de-sac in Potomac, MD. Luxuriously renovated, this residence offers a harmonious blend of elegance, comfort, and convenience. As you enter the grand foyer, you'll be greeted by soaring ceilings and bright porcelain tiles that flow seamlessly into the new gourmet kitchen, featuring top-of-the-line Thermador appliances. The grand circular staircase makes a striking first impression, leading to the second and third levels adorned with newly installed hardwood flooring. With 8 oversized ensuite bedrooms, this home provides ample space for everyone. The main-level bedroom is perfect for guests or extended family. The chef’s dream kitchen boasts new quartz countertops, a large center island, and an adjoining bright morning room. Enjoy your morning coffee or evening relaxation in the adjoining screened-in porch. This home is designed for opulent entertaining. The bright, walk-out lower level offers additional living and entertainment space, featuring a brand-new bar/kitchenette, ideal for hosting gatherings. The lower-level family room, with its large stone fireplace, creates a cozy and inviting atmosphere. A second laundry room on this level adds convenience. Outside, the meticulously designed landscape and hardscape include a fenced-in deep blue Gunite pool, reminiscent of Lake Como, surrounded by mature landscaping and mountain boulders. The screened-in porch, new deck, and electric awning are perfect for summer gatherings, comfortably accommodating up to 100 guests. A new roof, six skylights, and a generator provide added comfort, security, and peace of mind. Located in a highly desirable neighborhood, this property offers easy access to top-rated Potomac Elementary, upscale shopping, fine dining, and a variety of recreational activities along the Potomac River and the C&O Canal towpath. With its serene setting and extensive amenities, 11516 Swains Lock Terrace is the perfect place to call home. Don't miss your chance to own this exceptional property. Schedule a tour today to experience its beauty and charm firsthand!

11516 Swains Lock Ter, Potomac

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4 Beds 3 Baths
Welcome to this stunning stately brick-front colonial, boasting a 2-car garage and scenic views from both the front and back, situated in a pristine location. This beautifully updated home features a modern kitchen with all-new stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, a center island, and a built-in pantry. The main and upper levels showcase gorgeous hardwood flooring, updated windows, and contemporary lighting throughout. The main level offers versatile living spaces, including an office/bedroom, a convenient laundry room, a mudroom, and a cozy family room with a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace and a sliding door leading to a spacious deck. Upstairs, you'll find four generous bedrooms and two fully updated bathrooms. The master suite is a true retreat with a large walk-in closet and a designer spa-like bathroom featuring a standalone bathtub and a walk-in shower. The hall bathroom is also tastefully updated. The lower level boasts an open floor plan, perfect for entertainment or a second office. The backyard is a gardener's paradise with a beautiful garden and a level green field, ideal for outdoor activities. Located just steps away from Falls Rd Park, this prime location offers quick access to exits 4 & 5 of I-270, the sought-after Wootton District schools, and the Cabin John Shopping Center & recreational facilities. This exceptional home is a rare find – don’t miss out! **ALL THE FIVE WINDOWS in the living room and office on the main floor will be replaced by the Seller before settlement. Seller will review offers on Sunday 5/26 at 6pm if any.

8740 Falls Chapel Way, Potomac

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Realty Group. Contact:

6 Beds 5 Baths
Unique opportunity! Gorgeous, 6Bd/5Ba renovated and expanded Colonial on a half-acre lot in sought-after Falls Orchard. Ideal location just steps to the very popular Potomac Woods Swim and Tennis Club, Ritchie Park Elementary, and Hadley's Park (Falls Road Park). As you enter the home, the inviting foyer and spacious living room with its large picture window welcome you in. The oversized kitchen has been opened to the dining room, creating one open gathering space at the heart of the home, and features extensive wood cabinetry, granite countertops, and a gas range. This home offers two primary bedrooms. The most recent renovation of the home added a luxurious primary suite on the main level with skylights and expansive windows overlooking the beautiful yard, a luxurious primary bath with a large vanity and custom shower, and a walk-in closet. The main level primary bedroom addition was designed to have uses beyond just a bedroom. It could be used as an additional family room, an ample home office space, or even a main-level play space - whatever you need! A few steps down from the main level is a large, more informal family room with a wood-burning fireplace, a separate laundry room with built-in storage, and a full bath. Upstairs is a second spacious primary suite with an attached, fully renovated bath and four additional bedrooms or office spaces. The largest secondary bedroom features an en-suite bath, while the others share a sizable hall bath. Oversized windows and skylights flood the second level with natural light, and there are hardwood floors throughout. The lower level is unfinished but very clean, with painted floors and walls and an above-average ceiling height. In its current condition, it is usable as an additional rec room space and has tons of potential for the future. The exterior of this home is just as gorgeous as the interior. The flat, impressive half-acre lot is one of the largest in the neighborhood. The owners loved to garden, and you will find beautiful specimen plantings throughout the yard. There is a separate enclosed garden area with raised planting beds where the owners grow various herbs and vegetables. There is even some Swiss chard growing in there to get you started! This immaculately kept home, lovingly cared for by its original owners for almost 60 years, is in excellent condition inside and out. The hardwood floors are in fantastic shape, all the windows and doors have been replaced, the roof is about 12 years old, the electrical panel is updated, the gas furnace and water heater were replaced two years ago, and the heat pump in the primary addition is midlife.  Just steps to Potomac Woods Pool Club, Don't miss this one! You won't find another at this price point, with this much space, on this size lot, so well loved and cared for. It's an exceptional property.

9 Orchard Way S, Potomac

Listing courtesy of Compass. Contact: (240) 219-2422

4 Beds 4 Baths
“A TRANSCENDENT CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURAL MASTERPIECE IN POTOMAC’S WOODLANDS” Long-awaited and exceedingly rare, this 4,756 square foot Ziger|Snead contemporary residence at 11801 Stoney Creek Road is an internationally-inspired livable work of art seamlessly integrated into its naturalistic setting. Perched on 5 privately forested acres off River Road, the design by Douglas Bothner seems to float amongst the trees, with direct access to the Sandy Branch Creek. This house has been submitted for prestigious architectural awards, including the AIA Maryland and AIA Baltimore awards. “THE STRIKING FACADE” The home’s arresting yet organic facade features shou sugi ban, a traditional Japanese charred cypress wood siding technique producing a rich ebony tone and texture. “THE SERENE, MINIMALIST INTERIOR” Inside, the open, symmetrical floor plan celebrates minimalism, serenity, and exquisite luxury finishes. Smooth Italian tile floors flow throughout, complemented by polished concrete surfaces and countertops of pristine quartz. Two lengthy walls of floor-to-ceiling glass in the central living area create a pavilion-like feel, framing panoramic woodland views while connecting to the well-appointed bedroom suites at either end. “THE THOUGHTFUL LAYOUT” Adhering to feng shui principles, the 4-bedroom, 3.5-bath layout positions the sumptuous primary suite in the auspicious northeast corner and the generous in-law suite in the southeast. Two architecturally sculptural staircases with floating treads and glass railings access the lower-level recreation spaces, including two additional en-suite bedrooms, a large recreation room with projector and media capabilities, fully outfitted laundry room, and mudroom with built-in storage. “LUXURIOUS AMENITIES” No luxury detail was spared, from the sleek kitchen with top-tier appliances integrated into the minimalist cabinetry to the lavish bathrooms featuring oversized glass-enclosed showers and massive walk-in closets with custom systems. Each bedroom enjoys direct views of the lush forests and creek through walls of windows. “OUTDOOR LIVING & RECREATION” From the main living areas, doors open out to a spacious deck perfect for entertaining and taking in the tranquil ambiance. The home enjoys direct access to a private creekside setting along the Sandy Branch, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in natural surroundings. “SUSTAINABLE, GREEN DESIGN” The architectural concrete, steel, and wood forms meld seamlessly into the landscape through brilliant green design elements like micro bioretention planters filtering rainwater at the home’s corners, while dramatically suspended rain chains create a sculptural water feature. The pervious driveway allows runoff to absorb on-site, and the residence connects to municipal sewage, minimizing environmental impact. Energy-efficient insulation contributes to the sustainable LEED-inspired design. “A PRIME POTOMAC LOCATION” Conveniently located just minutes from elite educational institutions, this internationally-inspired contemporary sanctuary has been nominated for multiple prestigious architectural awards. A transcendent work of art uniting innovative design with nature, opportunities like this are exceptionally rare in Potomac’s lush woodlands.

11801 Stoney Creek Rd, Potomac

Listing courtesy of Taylor Properties. Contact:

3 Beds 5 Baths
Welcome to 11004 Picasso Lane, an elevated contemporary home nestled on over 1.5 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in the highly sought-after Potomac neighborhood. This updated, luxury residence offers a private oasis, starting with a grand foyer that sets the tone for the rest of the property. Step into the breathtaking living room, featuring soaring ceilings, skylights, and expansive glass doors that open onto a spacious wraparound deck, seamlessly blending indoor and outdoor living. The kitchen, renovated in 2007, boasts stainless steel appliances, ample cabinet storage, and a cozy breakfast nook, perfect for enjoying morning coffee. Adjacent is a charming sitting room with a dual fireplace shared with the family room, creating an inviting ambiance throughout. Entertain guests in the formal dining room adorned with exposed beam detail, or retreat to the office/library, complete with built-in bookshelves, ideal for remote work or quiet reading. Convenience meets functionality with a powder room, walk-in coat closet, and direct access to the 2-car garage, which includes a sizable storage room for seasonal items or decorations. Upstairs, the primary bedroom suite awaits, featuring an updated bathroom from 2007 with a separate shower and soaking tub, double vanities, and a second washer/dryer. A generous walk-in closet provides ample storage, while two additional bedrooms and full baths offer comfort and versatility. The fully finished lower level extends the living space, boasting a versatile rec room, exercise area, wet bar, full bath, laundry room, and additional closet space, perfect for accommodating guests or hobbies. Outside, the partially fenced backyard offers endless opportunities for outdoor enjoyment, whether it's hosting gatherings, playing games, or unwinding in the gazebo or on one of the upper or lower decks. The front yard features a freshly paved driveway with parking for six or more cars in addition to the 2-car garage, ensuring ample space for family and guests. Conveniently located near Potomac Village, the C&O Canal, and easily accessible to major roadways, 11004 Picasso Lane presents a rare opportunity to embrace luxury living in a tranquil setting while being just moments away from all the amenities the area has to offer.

11004 Picasso Ln, Potomac

Listing courtesy of TTR Sotheby's International Realty. Contact: (703) 745-1212

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