Maryland Blogger: United Nations Honors Kentlands

United Nations Honors Kentlands

United Nations Honors Kentlands


Kentlands, our home community in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878 received a United Nations Environment Programme and Global Forum for Human Settlement award at the U.N. headquarters in New York on October 29, 2015.  Kentlands is one of the first New Urbanist full-time communities of its size to be developed while meeting the Congress for New Urbanism's principles.


Longwood Gardens Photowalk, Photograph by Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

Longwood Gardens Photowalk, Kennett Square, PA USA IMG 5727
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Photograph by Roy Kelley
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

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Comment balloon 24 commentsRoy Kelley • November 29 2015 02:05PM


This is wonderful news. Thank you for sharing. I hope other communities in the country will be inspired .

Posted by Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel (RE/MAX Centre Realtors) over 3 years ago

Hi Roy.  Congratulations to Kentlands for this prestigious award.

Posted by Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor (Re/Max Professional Associates) over 3 years ago

Good morning Roy. Congratulations to the Kentlands for once again being a frontrunner. What a great place to call home. Enjy your day!

Posted by Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker - Retired (Wayne M Martin) over 3 years ago

Kentlands is to be you have...and congratulated for earning this achievement.

Posted by Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce (EXP Realty 414-525-0563) over 3 years ago

This is a big deal...a huge congrats to the Kentlands community for earning this recognition, Roy.

Posted by Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA (ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055) over 3 years ago

Hi Roy.  That's quite an honor and one to be very proud of for all those living and governing the community of Kentlands.

Posted by Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate (Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales) over 3 years ago

Thank you very much for your comments. It is always good to hear from you.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

That is super news!  I can see why you want to get the word out on this!

Posted by Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold! (RE/MAX Realty Center ) over 3 years ago

What a great honor Roy Kelley .Have  a good Sunday

Posted by Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents (Godzyk Real Estate Services) over 3 years ago

Congrats to Kentlands and you Roy.  You do a great job as the ambassador to the Kentlands community.  Happy Sunday to you and Dolores. A

Posted by Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy (Napa Consultants) over 3 years ago

Roy Kelley Congratulation Kentlands for the major accomplishment.

Posted by John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service (Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest) over 3 years ago

Roy, Whar a great honor for Kentlands and its residents. United Nations award is significant. 

Posted by Robert Bob Gilbert, Your Katy TX ( West of Houston) Real Estate Expert (Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties) over 3 years ago

Your feedback is very much appreciated. Thanks so much for your comments.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

Roy, nice recognition for Kentlands, and a big Congratulations to Kentlands for this prestigious award.

Posted by Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate (Vision Quest Realty) over 3 years ago

Roy, congratulations to your community, what a great recognition and honor.

Posted by Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living (Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!) over 3 years ago

That's great recognition for Kentlands, Roy!  Your community has reason to be proud!

Posted by Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent (GreatWest Realty) over 3 years ago

It is always good to hear from you. Have an outstanding week.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

Hi Roy Kelley , That's a great compliment to Kentlands. Great photography as usual.

Posted by Larry Johnston, Broker,Friends & Neighbors Real Estate, Elkhart,IN (Broker, Friends & Neighbors Real Estate and Elkhart County Subdivisions, LLC) over 3 years ago

Excellent news Roy. Have a wonderful Sunday evening.

Posted by Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917 (Coldwell Banker) over 3 years ago

Hello Roy,

Another wonderful local post for the Kentlands - quite the honor for their New Urbanists community.

Posted by Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless! (Lisa Von Domek Team) over 3 years ago

 Good Monday morning Roy. Once again, another wonderful post about the Kentlands.

Posted by TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc., Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029 (Complete Home Inspections, Inc.) over 3 years ago

Thanks, again, for your comments and for your continued support.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 3 years ago

That is a wonderful award and sign that the Kentlands is a quality place to live.

Posted by Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent (Platinum Properties) over 3 years ago

It is interesting to revisit old blogs and reblogs. Some of the material will provide ideas for new blog posts.

Posted by Roy Kelley (Realty Group Referrals) over 1 year ago