Reisterstown Real Estate

Reisterstown is a historic town located just outside of Baltimore. This town boasts unbeatable charm with its winding streets that are filled with local shops and businesses. To add to the character of the town, you can find many attractions that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, like Montrose Mansion and St. Michael’s Church. Many homebuyers in Maryland choose to invest Reisterstown real estate because of the large properties and charming colonial homes. It’s easy to find homes that are priced below the state average, making this a great place for first-time homebuyers and those shopping on a budget. Read more about Reisterstown, Maryland.

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Reisterstown Real Estate Stats

Average Price $683K
Lowest Price $109K
Highest Price $3.4M
Total Listings 90
Avg. Days On Market 74
Avg. Price/SQFT $259

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Reisterstown Real Estate Listings

About Reisterstown Real Estate

Although the city itself is quaint, Reisterstown real estate has been booming as of late with new construction popping up everywhere. Since this market has a wide diversity of properties, many homebuyers are attracted to this area. There are new-builds, as well as heritage homes and large ranches. No matter what you're on the market for, you're sure to find a fantastic home in this city.

What brings so many first-time buyers and growing families to Reisterstown is that the median home price is well under the state average, meaning you can find gorgeous homes for reasonable prices. Another reason why homebuyers love the real estate here is because the lots are substantial in size. In fact, it’s fairly easy to find homes that are located on 20 acres or more of land.

The beautiful part about the homes for sale in Reisterstown is that most of them are surrounded by natural landscape and heavily wooded land. This not only gives you incredible privacy, but a wonderful view as well. Some of the larger properties in Reisterstown have large yards with flat grassland where you can entertain in the summertime.

Regardless of the age of the property, homes in this city are built with colonial and traditional architecture. This means that most homes have siding or brick exteriors and shuttered windows. Oftentimes, homes have lovely front porches that overlook the property and the quiet city roads.

Some of the most extravagant homes in the city are located on acreages. They typically have custom swimming pools and outdoor entertainment areas. In some homes you can find media rooms, home offices, and games rooms. This is not to mention the gourmet kitchens and grand living rooms that are made for hosting dinner parties and family gatherings.

Reisterstown is filled with tons of incredible amenities that make it an extraordinary city. Keep reading about these amenities below, or find out how you can make this amazing place your home by reaching out to one of the local Northrop Realty agents.

Life in Reisterstown, Maryland

Reisterstown is located in Baltimore County, MD.

Reisterstown is located a short, 40-minute drive from Baltimore, making this suburban city a great option for those who commute to the city for work. Reisterstown is also close to cities like Westminster, Owings Mills, and Towson.

What makes Reisterstown such a unique place is its history. Founded in 1758, it’s one of the oldest towns in the area. It was settled by a German immigrant named John Reister. He used the land as a resting stop for migrants, offering them food and a place to stay. After more than 250 years, this historic town has been put on the National Register of Historic Places, and boasts heritage structures that have come to define the place.

Homebuyers of all sorts come to Reisterstown not only for its incredible charm, but for its convenient amenities. The city is filled with family-centered amenities, like top-rated schools and playgrounds. Some of the best schools in the area include:

  • Franklin Elementary
  • Reisterstown Elementary
  • Timber Grove Elementary
  • Franklin Middle
  • Franklin High

Popular parks and playgrounds include Hannah More Park and Reisterstown Regional Park. Both have fantastic playgrounds, though Reisterstown Regional Park is where all the sports teams practice and play games.

Reisterstown has a large registry for team sports, welcoming players of all ages. Some of the most popular local team sports include:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Karate

Reisterstown Local Events and Festivals

If one thing's for sure, Reisterstown knows how to bring the community together. The city plays host to several events and festivals throughout the year that welcomes live music and delicious food. During the spring and summer, you can enjoy live concerts on Friday nights. There is also the annual Bloomin' ArtsFest which is held in May, as well as the Reisterstown Festival in September.

There's so much to love about this little town. Keep tabs on the Reisterstown real estate market by contacting Northrop Realty through the link below or registering up for our home finder service to get alerts about new homes for sale.

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