Germantown

The city of Germantown, Maryland straddles Interstate 270 about 26 miles north of Washington, D.C. It is bounded on the south by Great Seneca Creek, on the north by Little Seneca Creek and Lake, on the west by Blackrock Road, and on the east Brink Road, creating an area of about 6 square miles. It is not incorporated and is governed by the County. Germantown is a planned city. It was laid out as a "Corridor City" by the Montgomery County Government as part of what is called the "Wedges and Corridors Plan" envisioned by the County when Interstate 270 was built in the 1960s. The idea was to preserve the outside edges of the county--the wedges-- as farmland and forests, and to restrict development--building of houses, businesses and industries--to the area where the highway runs--the corridors. In 1972 when development began, Germantown was a rural farming village of about 1,000 people. It has grown since that time by about 2,000 people a year. Germantown is supposed to have 95,000 people by the year 2010. 

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$175,000
GERMANTOWN, MD
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Results MRIS
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$315,000
GERMANTOWN, MD
3
beds
4
baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Realty Group MRIS
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$329,900
GERMANTOWN, MD
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Century 21 Redwood Realty MRIS
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$330,000
GERMANTOWN, MD
3
beds
4
baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Realty Services MRIS
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$545,000
GERMANTOWN, MD
4
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Town Center MRIS
Updated Feb 24, 2018 12:02:pm
Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Listing data provided by Metropolitan Regional Information Systems, Inc.

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