Research center director, psychologist buy home in Sandy Spring

Medium 84ee90bfdfdc7e337351330c349d6db1 Stephen T. Ahlers and Dr. Katherine A. Nitz bought a home at 18624 Woodgate Place in Ashton-Sandy Spring from Pulte Home Corp. for $884,900 on Oct. 23.

The house was built in the Ashton-Sandy Spring West of New Hampshire Ave. neighborhood.

Ahlers is the director of the combat casualty care directorate at Naval Medical Research Center.

He earned his Ph.D. in neuroscience from Kent State University.

Dr. Nitz is a licensed psychologist in Washington and Maryland.

She attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

According to, there have been 77 home sales in Ashton-Sandy Spring during the past 12 months, with a median sales price of $691,325.

Address: 18624 Woodgate Place
Buyer(s): Stephen T Ahlers and Katherine A Nitz
Seller(s): Pulte Home Corp
Sale date: Oct. 23, 2009