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Hagerstown: An Attractive Option for Washington & Frederick County Homebuyers

May 30, 2019

With rent prices in Washington and Frederick Counties topping $1,200 a month, cost of living can certainly be a concern for residents. However, nearby Hagerstown offers an attractive alternative to high-priced renting, showcasing exceptional communities and a range of exciting attractions.

Hagerstown is in close proximity to Ft. Detrick and the new Proctor & Gamble Mega-distribution center, and is only about 40 minutes from Frederick. This beautiful town makes it easy to fill your time with the things you love—the list below is just the beginning!

Arts & Culture

Living in Hagerstown means being a part of vibrant community. Here, you can discover the 1,500-seat, state-of-the-art H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center, The Maryland Symphony Orchestra and the Washington Country Museum of Fine Arts, to name just a few of the many inspiring experiences available.

Dining & Shopping

Whether you’re in the mood for delicious crab cakes, international fare or homestyle cooking, you’ll find a restaurant in Hagerstown that hits the spot. Check out a complete list here! Shopping destinations of all sorts also abound, including the Hagerstown Premium Outlets, the Hagerstown City Farmer’s Market and Antique Crossroads.

Downtown Frederick is also packed with culinary stand-outs and popular shops: you can find a breakdown here.

Historical Sites

Founded in 1776, Hagerstown is steeped in history. It’s the site of Antietam—widely considered to be one of the most pivotal battles of the Civil War—as well as the entire Maryland Campaign. Visitors can tour Civil War monuments, memorials and museums throughout Hagerstown.

Living in Hagerstown

Thinking of a move to Hagerstown? We don’t blame you! If you’re seeking an amenity-rich community priced from the mid $200s, Hager’s Crossing could be the perfect pick. This lovely neighborhood showcases 10 floor plans, each with hundreds of personalization options.

More about Hager’s Crossing

  • Top-selling ranch and two-story floor plans
  • 3 to 6 bedrooms and up to approx. 2,930 sq. ft.
  • Community pool, parks, playgrounds, fitness center and more
  • Located just minutes from shops and restaurants at Centre at Hagerstown

Visit Hager’s Crossing today and tour five brand-new model homes! For more information, call 301.861.0566.

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