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Potomac

A gorgeous neighborhood filled with trees, water, and iconic homes.




POTOMAC REAL ESTATE

A gorgeous neighborhood filled with trees, water, and iconic homes.


Potomac is one of the most desired riverside suburbs of Washington, D.C. Located in Maryland, this neighborhood of just under 50,000 is known for its suburban feel and highly-rated public schools. The area also includes artsy escapes, exciting shops, and luxury homes.

As one of the nation’s most affluent neighborhoods, real estate in Potomac is highly sought-after. Potomac’s real estate is surrounded by gated entries, allowing homeowners privacy and space to enjoy their luxury estates. Homes are adorned with manicured lawns, gourmet kitchens, state-of-the-art recreation facilities, and all the most popular home-tech amenities. 


WHAT TO LOVE
  • Engaged community
  • Spacious lawns 
  • High achieving schools 
  • Unparalleled luxury real estate
  • Extremely safe area
  • Access to the Potomac River


Homes for sale in Potomac attracts politicians, academics, and affluent individuals who enjoy a private oasis that’s still situated near central Washington, D.C.

PEOPLE & LIFESTYLE
The lifestyle in Potomac is upscale and relaxed. Commonly referred to as permanent weekend getaway, the neighborhood is private, car-friendly, and family oriented. The area provides an at-home oasis outside the bustling city, while still being minutes away from trendy eateries and high-end boutiques. Potomac is known for its short commute, and most residents drive well below the national average on a typical workday.

Potomac’s proximity to the nation’s capital has drawn in many exclusive residents. Homes for sale in Potomac attracts politicians, academics, and affluent individuals who enjoy a private oasis that’s still situated near central Washington, D.C.


DINING, ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING
Whether you’re in the mood for a plate of local fare, an upscale dining experience, or a simple and delicious slice of pizza, Potomac is sure to have it. Featuring a variety of restaurants, there’s something to impress every palate. Similarly, visit the area’s shopping centers and local businesses for all of your shopping needs. And when you’re planning a fun day on the town or nighttime event, the arts and cultural scene is booming! Check out Potomac’s galleries, theaters, or the unique paint bar for your next outing.


THINGS TO DO IN POTOMAC
Whether you’re looking for a weekend adventure or an exciting event to entertain guests, here are some of the top things to do and see in Potomac:

  • Potomac Palisades Conservation Park. This park is a dedicated environmental preserve. Here, visitors can enjoy the serenity of nature, as the park is filled with green space and overlooks the Potomac River. Additionally, park goers marvel at the space’s gorgeous cherry trees.

  • Founding Fathers in Potomac. This eatery is a Certified 3-Star Green Restaurant, making a conscious effort to utilize reclaimed and recycled materials. Here, almost everything is made from scratch—meals, desserts, sodas, and so much more! Plus, the restaurant is completely owned by over 40,000 farmers, bringing in top ingredients from American family farms to create the most exquisite dishes.

  • Potomac Paddlesports. Interested in rafting, kayaking, or standup paddleboarding? Potomac Paddlesports will outfit you with all the necessary gear and equip you with the skills you need to take off paddling down the Potomac River. Whether you’d like a relaxing day on the water or an adventurous whitewater experience, Potomac Paddlesports has something for everyone.

  • Falls Road Golf Course. Scenic rolling terrain creates optimal golfing conditions at Falls Road Golf Course. Here, you can hit the course solo or perfect your skills with lessons offered by certified instructors and PGA professionals. After your round of golf, be sure to stop by the newly-designed clubhouse, which offers food, refreshments, and all the golfing gear you could ever imagine.


SCHOOLS
Potomac is located within a strong school district. Here, student learning and achievement is prioritized. The teachers and administrators of Potomac’s schools go above and beyond to ensure comprehension of school materials. Plus, Potomac residents invest in education. Here, schools are sufficiently funded, allowing for individualized learning, advanced classes, and involved co-curricular activities for students of the area.
  • Bells Mill Elementary School: Grades PK–5, Public (Test scores are far above the national average) 
  • St. Andrew’s Episcopal School: Grades PK–12, Private
  • The Bullis School: Grades 2–12, Private
  • Herbert Hoover Middle School: Grades 6–8, Public
  • Winston Churchill High School: Grades 9–12, Public
  • Walt Whitman High School: Grades 9–12, Public
Potomac real estate has so much to offer. Browse through our listing here.