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OK, you've already selected Crofton, MD as your destination of choice to buy a home. By the way, what a great selection you’ve made. Now it’s time to drill down into the specific neighborhoods that Crofton, MD has to offer. One of the ones that should be high on your list is going to be Chapman Farm. This unique subdivision is made up exclusively of single family detached homes. Built in the late 90's, these homes have a lot to offer. Most with finished basements, nine foot ceilings and maintenance free exteriors. Chapman Farm is a community with (4 comments)
Foreclosures have been a part of the real estate market pretty much since there has been a real estate market. The only difference now is the number of foreclosures that seem to be crowding many areas. Odenton, MD does have its share of foreclosures, but nothing very significant considering the area covered by Odenton. Less than 10% of all homes sold this year in Odenton, MD have been foreclosures. Contrast that to Bowie, MD, just a few short miles away, where aver 33% of all homes sold this year were in the foreclosure category. Today, there are 13 Odenton MD (2 comments)
Odenton, MD sits at ground zero of a robust rental market in Anne Arundel County. Odenton renters come from all areas, but especially military and NSA employees working at Ft. Meade. Considering the Ft. Meade entrance is in Odenton, MD, this is understandable. Today, there are 40 rentals available in Odenton, MD. This number is higher than its been in a few months. Right now the big PCS push at Ft. Meade is over and we’re dealing with a more normal rental market. The least expensive rental in Odenton, MD today is a 2 BR, 1 BA condo in (0 comments)
Odenton, MD is a wonderful destination point for buyers relocating or moving into the area. Almost equidistant between the two large employment centers of Washington, DC , and Baltimore, sits the community of Odenton, MD. Odenton, MD sits right outside the entrance to Ft. Meade and has a wide selection of single family, townhouse and condo’s for sale or rent. Odenton offers a lot to buyers in just about every price range. The inventory of Odenton, MD homes for sale is 195 today. The least expensive being a 2 BR, 2 BA condo in the Lions Gate community listed for (0 comments)
Foreclosures have been around real estate for a long time. The only difference now is the number of foreclosures that seem to be crowding many areas. Crofton, MD isn’t immune to foreclosures, but it hasn’t been a significant component in our real estate market. Less than 10% of all homes sold this year in Crofton, MD have been foreclosures. Contrast that to Bowie, MD, where aver 33% of all homes sold this year were in the foreclosure category. Today, there are 12 Crofton MD homes for sale that are foreclosures. I’m aware of a couple more that have been (1 comments)
Crofton, MD sits right in the middle of a robust rental market in Anne Arundel County. Crofton renters come from all areas, including military and NSA employees working at Ft. Meade. Today, there are 22 rentals available in Crofton, MD. This number is higher than its been in a few months. Right now the big PCS push at Ft. Meade is over and we’re dealing with a more normal rental market. The least expensive rental in Crofton, MD today is a 2 BR, 2 BA lower unit condo in Cedar Grove. On the upper end you’ll find a (0 comments)
Crofton, MD is a wonderful destination point for buyers relocating or moving into the area. Almost equidistant between the two large employment centers of Washington, DC , and Baltimore, sits the community of Crofton, MD. A planned community, with a selection of single family, townhouse and condo’s, Crofton offers a lot to buyers in just about every price range. The inventory of Crofton, MD homes for sale is 145 today. It's been hovering in that range for a while. The least expensive being a 2 BR, 1 BA condo in the Habitat 1 sub-division. On the upper end (0 comments)
There are three Open House treats for buyers to visit this weekend in Crofton, MD. AA7457598 1015 Murdoch Court 3 BR, 2.5 BA Condo - $279,999 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Courtesy Champion Realty AA7444063 1704 Picadilly Road 4 BR, 3.5 BA Single Family - $539,980 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Courtesy Long and Foster AA7465515 1506 Long Drive Court 4 BR, 3.5 BA Townhouse - $325,000 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Courtesy Long and Foster The map below shows the location of these three Open Houses. Just click on any of the icons for detailed information on the listings. (1 comments)
The weather is spectacular and there is still time to tour Open Houses here in Crofton, MD today. Saturday, October 23rd there are three Open Houses being held in Crofton shown below. Single Family: 2089 Pear Hill Court, 4 BR, 2.5 BA, $379,000. 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Single Family: 7507 Crofton Colony Drive, 3 BR, 3 BA, $524,900.1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Condo: 1655 Fallowfield Court, 2 BR, 2 BA, $234,90012:00 PM – 2:00 PM The map shows the locations and just click on any of the icons for detailed information on the listing. If you’re not already working (4 comments)
Mum’s the word at the Homestead Gardens Fall Festival being held this weekend. This could be your last chance to pick up some Mum’s at a great price, before Homestead changes over to their Christmas display. 3 for $15 if you have a Garden Club membership is a very good price for Mum’s from one of the area’s premiere gardens. During festivals like this you can stop at the Homestead Grill for burgers, hot dogs and pulled pork or beef sandwiches. Homemade apple cider and coffee can ward off the chill on an Autumn day. The Fall Festival starts (8 comments)
The hourglass is ticking down on the 34th Maryland Renaissance Festival. This weekend is your last chance for this year to pretend you’re living in a 15th Century English Village. The village this year is Revel Grove, and the year is 1543. The village is preparing for a visit from King Henry VIII. The Maryland Renaissance Festival will close for the year after shows this weekend on Saturday and Sunday, October 23rd and 24th. Rain or shine, the festival is open from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM at their location on Crownsville Road, Crownsville. Whether you’re a (0 comments)
While it’s not something I’m contemplating for myself, Maryland voters get the opportunity to vote tomorrow, when early voting for the 2010 general election begins. If you’re a registered Maryland voter, you can choose early voting beginning tomorrow and continuing until October 28, 2010. Detailed information can be found on the State Board of Elections website. If you live in Anne Arundel County, you can vote at the following locations: Severna Park Library, 45 McKinsey Road, Severna Park, MD Edgewater Library, 25, Stepneys Lane, Edgewater, MD West County Library, 1325 Annapolis Road, Odenton, MD North County Area Library, 1010 (9 comments)
The Kiwanis and the Community of Crofton, MD are coming together again this year for the Annual Halloween Parade. The parade has been an ongoing Kiwanis project for over thirty years and a welcome event in Crofton. This year the Parade is scheduled for 10:00 AM, October 30th. Floats and adults will gather at the Crofton Woods Elementary School. Starting from the school, the Parade will be traveling the mile or so to the Presbyterian Church on Crofton Parkway to pick up the costumed children. Hang a left onto Crofton Parkway again to the destination point at Crofton Elementary (10 comments)
Charles Buell challenged us to prove that we can blog about anything by looking under our sink. Pick an item and find a way to relate it to what we do. So, when I looked under the kitchen sink the first thing that came to mind was, “boy, we have a lot of junk under here.” How about a post on de-cluttering? Nah. When I saw the SOS Pads, another thought came to mind. I was thinking about one of my previous dogs, Samantha. OK, a dog and SOS Pads, where is this one going? Who knows but blogging can (13 comments)
“So much has been given to me, I have not time to ponder over that which has been denied.” - Helen Keller I know a lot of agents who dwell on all the things that are going wrong with their business, and I’ll bet you know some too. We live in a country, and work in a profession that has so much to offer. It’s not a giant leap to move our concentration from the negative to the positive. If you do it often enough, it becomes a habit.
Richard Iarossi, REALTOR®Long and Foster® Real Estate, Inc.Crofton, (14 comments)
The weather is spectacular and there is still time to tour Open Houses here in Crofton, MD today. Sunday, October 17th there are three Open Houses being held in Crofton shown below. Condo: 1015 Murdoch Court, 3/2/1, $279,900, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Condo: 1710 Dryden Way, 3/2/2, $324,900. 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Single Family: 1716 Tarelton Way, 4/2/1, $429,900, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM The map shows the locations and just click on any of the icons for detailed information on the listing. If you’re not already working with an agent to look for a home in (0 comments)
Yes, of course rely on it, BUT only as part of an overall plan. As you know, sellers are required to provide a Disclosure, or a Disclaimer, as part of the Contract of Sale for residential property in Maryland. Many sellers do disclose, which basically means they fill out a series of yes and no questions about the operation of systems in the house. The forms are standard and mandated by the State. There are exceptions from filling out the forms for estates and banks who never lived in the property. It’s important to remember that sellers are answering questions (2 comments)
It’s a beautiful weekend to tour Open Houses here in Crofton, MD. Saturday, October 9th there are two Open Houses being held in Crofton. Both are single family homes with 4 bedrooms with one listed at $379,000 and the other at $545,000. Sunday, October 10th, four Open Houses will be hosted. A nice selection, including two single family homes, a townhouse and a condo can be seen on Sunday. The times and addresses you can see on the graphic below.
The map shows the locations and just click on any of the icons for detailed information on the listing. (6 comments)
The Crofton, MD real estate market was pretty busy last week all around. You always have to remember the maxim, “all real estate is local,” when you read the newspaper, and listen to real estate stories on TV. On the rental side, three new rental listings were added, making a total of 17 rentals now available in Crofton, MD. All three that came on the market were townhouse condo style units, ranging in price from $1,325 to $1,700. Three applications were registered on existing rentals, and six units were rented. The rental market in Crofton is still pretty robust. Eleven (3 comments)
Are you planning on driving thru Crofton, MD this weekend? If you are, there are a couple of Open Houses for you to consider. Seems like this is a Townhouse Open House weekend if you look at the available listings that are scheduled in the MLS. You can click on the link below for the dates and times. Two on Saturday, October 2nd, and two on Sunday, October 3rd. http://mrislistings.mris.com/Matrix/Public/Portal.aspx?ID=38800809849 The map below shows the location of each of the houses and if you click on any of the icons it will bring up a detailed sheet on each (4 comments)
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