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Maryland Winterization Assistance Program (W.A.P.) - 10/31/11 07:46 AM
Maryland Winterization Assistance Program (W.A.P.) The Weatherization Assistance Program helps low-income households, that qualify, lower their energy costs by increasing the energy efficiency of their homes, while taking into account their health and safety. Priority is given to homeowners who are elderly, disabled and families with children and/or who have the highest energy consumption. Eligible renters may also apply. Maryland’s network of 18 local governments and nonprofit organizations will receive $61.4 million from the U.S. Department of Energy for things like improvements to hot water systems, lighting retrofits, insulation in the attic, floors and walls and to clean and tune the furnace. In order (0 comments)
Maryland Energy Assistance Program - M.E.A.P. - 10/30/11 02:13 PM
Maryland Energy Assistance Program - M.E.A.P. If you pay a BGE bill, you may qualify for energy assistance. MEAP is a monthly payment made directly to your BGE bill to help lower the cost on your payment. Many of your neighbors have been helped. You will need to bring: Maryland I.D. Card Current BGE Bill Social Security Card Proof of Income - SS letter of annual income, or paystub for 2 pay periods. You can now get help filling out the forms you need at: Church of the Guardian Angel 335 W. 27th Street in Remington on Wednesday mornings from 9am (1 comments)
Remington, MD Winterization Project - Free Winterization of Your Home - 10/30/11 10:09 AM
Remington, MD Winterization Project - Free Winterization of Your Home Winter is on it's way!! If this weekend is any indication of things to come, protecting your home from the cold winter blast has never been more important. Those who are on a fixed budget or low income may not have the resources to properly prepare. On November 5th, 2011 between 10am and 2 pm neighborhood volunteers will be working with Alpha Phi Omega, a local Johns Hopkins University fraternity in preparation for winter. Greater Homewood Association is providing support and Episcopal Housing Corporation is sponsoring the event. If you live in (2 comments)
Via HomeRome Realty Author:Real Estate the Rome Way 410-530-2400:
Author of Real Estate the Rome Way www.HomeRome.com 410-530-2400 (3 comments)
Energy Bills are going Up! - 10/20/11 08:56 AM
What a great post. These are some easy ways to save money on your energy costs. We also installed a programmable thermostat so we aren't paying to heat our house when no one is here. And, we purchased fluorescent bulbs. We noticed a huge difference in our energy bills. If you live in an area where electric has been deregulated you have the right to choose your electricity provider. We switched our provider and our electric bill has dropped again. If you would like more information about switching check with your local provider if this is available in your area and (0 comments)
Toxic Mold? Chemical Burn? Don't Let This Be YOU! - 10/20/11 08:21 AM
Toxic mold is a fact of life and can be completely debilitating to some people. If it smells bad, it probably is bad. I have entered a lot of homes with suspect growths on them. I work with investors who buy homes like this, I now carry masks in my car. I entered a home that was particularly bad one time and for a few days afterwards I suffered with mild flu like symptoms but there are some who will suffer like Debra and some who may even lose their lives. Toxic mold is a real threat, especially to Realtors, like (3 comments)
Timonium Farmers Market - What to do with Those Purchases - Herbert Squash - 10/19/11 12:05 AM
Timonium Farmers Market - What to do with Those Purchases - Herbert Squash The Wednesday market day in Timonium, MD will continue until October 27, 2011. The Farmer's Market is held inside the main gate at Maryland State Fairgrounds. I have been writing a regular blog blog weekly about what to do with your purchases. I had several requests for this to continue. The market is open from 3pm to 6pm on Wednesdays. Now that we are in the fall season you'll see more winter vegetables like these. Herbert Squash are also known as Pampoenmoes and are a popular South African food. They are a (2 comments)
Via Bridget "Mortgage Mama" McGee (Allied Home Mortgage Corp 410-960-2061): I am ready to buy a house, does recent credit matter? An open letter to credit challenged borrowers.
When looking at a mortgage applicant, lenders look for two things:
1. The ability to repay 2. The willingness to repay You have the ability to (5 comments)
Timonium Farmers Market - Kohl Rabi - 10/05/11 09:07 AM
Timonium Farmers Market - What to do with Kohl Rabi Timonium Farmers Market - What to do with Those Purchases - Kohl Rabi. The Wednesday market day in Timonium, MD will continue until October 27, 2011. The Farmer's Market is held inside the main gate at Maryland State Fairgrounds. I have been writing a regular blog blog weekly about what to do with your purchases. I had several requests for this to continue. The market is open from 3pm to 6pm on Wednesdays. Now that we are in the fall season you'll see more winter vegetables like these. Most people walk by these bulb shaped vegetables (2 comments)
Texting For Seniors ...But Not While Driving! - 10/03/11 07:19 AM
With our growing seniors population, texting isn't just for the young anymore. Now the police don't need another reason to pull you over so beware, those fines can be hefty and on a fixed income they are best to be avoided. If you are thinking of buying or selling an home in Maryland give me a call at 410-292-0100 or start your search here and we'll talk about the market conditions and what your home could possibly be worth in today's market place if you are thinking of selling. If you are considering buying a home, there is no better time than now to (1 comments)
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