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July 2011 Baltimore Maryland Metro Region (including Annapolis and Anne Arundel County) MarketWatch - 08/23/11 08:12 AM
July 2011 Baltimore Maryland Metro Region (including Annapolis and Anne Arundel County) MarketWatch Realestate Business Intelligence ("RBI") is now putting out a monthly video covering local real estate market conditions. The one below is for the Balitmore Maryland metro region, which includes Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. The video is about three minutes long and reviews the basic statistics about the region. Real estate trends can be very local, one subdivision or neigborhood trending up in price while another one is trending down in price, and the very next month it could flip-flop. When selling a home, knowing the current trends (0 comments)
Crystal Spring Annapolis - City of Annapolis Ponders $200M Development Project - 08/20/11 11:33 AM
Crystal Spring Annapolis - City of Annapolis Ponders $200M Development Project According to an article published in The Capital on August 18, 2001 reporting on an economic analysis presented to Annapolis officials the day before, Anirban Basu, Chairman and CEO of Sage Policy Group Inc., said that the Crystal Spring development project could bring 1,100 permanent jobs and will generate more than $900,000 in net fiscal benefits for the City of Annapolis and more than $1.3 million for Anne Arundel County. At the heart of Crystal Spring is a planned continuing care retirement community run by Rockville-based National Lutheran Communities and Services. (0 comments)
Ten Year Anne Arundel County Pending Home Sales Index - 08/18/11 01:32 PM
Ten Year Anne Arundel County Pending Home Sales Index From Miller Samuel, Real Estate Appraisers and Consultants, comes an important metro Washington DC ten year overview of pending sales. You can clearly see the boom years (2001 to 2006) as well as the bust years (2007 to 2011).
I was curious to compare Anne Arundel County with the Washington DC metro area. See the chart below for a ten year overview of pending home sales in Anne Arundel County Maryland. The local pattern for the county isn't much different than Washington. You can see the same bump the Federal Homebuyers (0 comments)
Homes Near Boating - Arnold Maryland - August 2011 - 08/15/11 10:15 AM
432 Colonial Ridge Lane, Arnold Maryland 21012 Tip Top Townhome - You won't be disappointed - it's move-in ready - all that's missing is you! Enjoy the view of the woods while you relax or entertain in the living room or bar-b-que on the deck. Cook up a storm in the galley kitchen for family or formal dinners in the separate dining room. Well located on the Broadneck Peninsula a short distance from many of Annapolis finest area attractions and major highways.
Sail and Boat: The Annapolis Yacht Club is about 15 minutes (about 7 miles) away. Shop: Short drive or quick (0 comments)
From the Daily Show Comes "The Forecloser" - 08/15/11 09:13 AM
From the Daily Show Comes "The Forecloser" Coming soon to a theater near you "The Forecloser" features bankers as bad guys and unwitting homeowners as good guys. What happens when a novice attorney takes on the all powerful Bank of America? Watch the trailer to see for yourself.
According to the ABC News story: As to how the situation arose in the first place, [Todd] Allen [of Conrad WIllkomm, P.A.] says the home's prior owner had defaulted, and that [Bank of America] had taken back the house. "My clients purchased the property directly from Bank of America. If they [the (1 comments)
Which Tablet To Take? Is One Easier to Swallow Than Another? - 08/13/11 10:17 AM
Which Tablet To Take? Is One Easier to Swallow Than Another? The title of a Wall Street Journal article - "Sprint Abandons Plans for 4G Playbook" - caught my attention this morning. If the three largest wireless carriers don't want to back a BlackBerry PlayBook then why should I? The range of choices in tablets runs from the gold standard iPad from Apple to the uber cool Barnes & Nobles Nook. The decision, four months after Research In Motion Ltd. released its iPad rival, comes at a difficult time for the company. RIM has seen its stock price tumble 58% this year (8 comments)
Deale Waterfront Home For Sale (AA7608022) - 08/12/11 06:11 PM
Deale Waterfront Home For Sale (AA7608022) When you wake up at Bay View you'll see nothing but an expansive SE view of the Chesapeake Bay. Crab from your private pier - it's supposed to be a very good season. Watch osprey in the summer and swans in the winter. Front row seat for West River sailboat races! Built from a single run of 40,000 bricks to withstand any weather. All this and more located about 30 min. from the heart of Washington. View FULL DETAILS and additional PHOTOS here: http://www.cbmove.com/property/details/498073/MLS-AA7608022/809-Bay-View-Drive-Deale-MD-20751.aspx?IsBranded=1&AgentID=2248
Pasadena Waterfront Home For Sale (AA7541154) - 08/12/11 06:10 PM
Pasadena Waterfront Home For Sale (AA7541154) Private setting that truly stands alone. It is unlikely you have ever seen a setting like this before. If you were an eagle this might be the place you've been looking to land. There's room for everyone and everything. Workshop and private boat ramp. About 2.9 AC of gated secluded grounds close-in to Baltimore. The house (AA7541331) or the adjacent lots (AA7541125) may be purchase separately. http://www.cbmove.com/property/details/427653/MLS-AA7541154/7760-Glen-Avenue-Pasadena-MD-21122.aspx?IsBranded=1&AgentID=2248
United States Naval Academy Parents Weekend Annapolis Maryland - August 2011 - 08/12/11 08:56 AM
United States Naval Academy Parents Weekend Annapolis Maryland - August 2011 It's Parent's Weekend at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis Maryland. Activities run from Thursday August 11th through Sunday August 14th. On June 30, 2011 about 1,230 new midshipmen, called Plebes during their first year, arrived at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis Maryland for the start of Plebe Summer. This multi-week intensive training session is intended to transform civilians into military men and women. This weekend will be the first time in weeks that first year Midshipmen will catch a much needed break.
No matter whether you are (1 comments)
Top 10 No-no's for Real Estate Listing Descriptions - 08/10/11 07:37 PM
Top 10 No-no's for Real Estate Listing Descriptions Ann Brenoff's post "Home Listings: 10 Terms That Can Kill a Sale" on AOL this morning (August 9th 2011) shocked me into rethinking a few recent MLS descriptions. In our MLS (www.MRIS.com) we're allowed only 400 characters to describe a home. The description is propagated throughout the Internet via listing syndication. Potential buyers can "read between the lines" and Ms. Brenoff's list of no-no's reminded of that. Her list is short: Needs TLC Cute and Cozy Recent Paint Job Short Sale Seller Anxious Seller Motivated Priced Right Won't Last Den Could Be Used As (8 comments)
Luxury Condos For Sale In Annapolis Maryland - August 2011 - 08/09/11 02:23 PM
Luxury Condos For Sale In Annapolis Maryland - August 2011 Annapolis Maryland is well known for its waterfront location, its historic past, as well as the structures and institutions found around town. The architecture and design are unique, from the State House and the Georgian homes that accent the historic district, to its own City Dock – a vital hub of commerce and transportation since the first settlers arrived. Annapolis is the capital of Maryland, the home of the United States Naval Academy and St. John’s College. The maritime community is globally renowned. Annapolis is a wonderful place to live, play, (0 comments)
Annapolis Maryland Luxury Townhomes For Sale - August 2011 - 08/09/11 02:06 PM
Annapolis Maryland Luxury Townhomes For Sale - August 2011 Annapolis Maryland is well known for its waterfront location, its historic past, as well as the structures and institutions found around town. The architecture and design are unique, from the State House and the Georgian homes that accent the historic district, to its own City Dock – a vital hub of commerce and transportation since the first settlers arrived. Annapolis is the capital of Maryland, the home of the United States Naval Academy and St. John’s College. The maritime community is globally renowned. Annapolis is a wonderful place to live, play, work, (0 comments)
Arnold Maryland Townhome For Sale (AA7664071) - 08/06/11 01:59 PM
Arnold Maryland Townhome For Sale (AA7664071) Tip Top Townhome - You won't be disappointed with this home - it's move-in ready - all that's missing is you! Enjoy a view of the woods from the LR and adjoining deck. Galley KIT,separate DR, walk-out LL w/new carpet. Neutral finish throughout. Newer windows and recent HVAC update. Well located only a short distance from most Annapolis area attractions and easy commuting from Rts. 2 & 50. View FULL DETAILS and additional PHOTO here: http://www.cbmove.com/property/details/557782/MLS-AA7664071/432-Colonial-Ridge-Lane-Arnold-MD-21012.aspx?IsBranded=1&AgentID=2248
Coldwell Banker Market Watch - August 2011 - 08/06/11 10:15 AM
Coldwell Banker Market Watch - August 2011 The Benefits of Vacation Homes Many of us have vacationed in a favorite locale and thought to ourselves, "I'd love to own a home here." This summer, it might be time to give that notion serious consideration. Several factors are currently in place which make owning a vacation home a viable opportunity and a worthwhile investment. Vacation homes are more affordable than they've been in recent years, presenting an opportunity to purchase a secondary residence that can save money, generate income and build equity in the long run. Not only will you always have (0 comments)
Crownsville Maryland Short Sale Home For Sale (AA7380777) - 08/02/11 08:06 PM
Crownsville Maryland Short Sale Home For Sale (AA7380777) Hillside location, private cul-de-sac location, Herald Harbor, surrounded by the woods. It's a short walk to Valentine Creek. Water-oriented community with boat ramp. This home features 3 BR, 2 FB, ceramic tile floors in kit. and foyer, hardwood floors in DR, woodstove in LR, deck and patio, separate workshop/shed with electricity. View FULL DETAILS and additional PHOTO here: http://www.cbmove.com/property/details/40587/MLS-AA7380777/419-Bishop-Road-Crownsville-MD-21032.aspx?AgentID=2248&IsBranded=1
Annapolis Maryland Short Sale Condo For Sale (AA7525148) - 08/02/11 07:53 PM
Annapolis Maryland Short Sale Condo For Sale (AA7525148) Live the Lifestyle ... Live in Annapolis at Admirals Reach. This unit is first floor with level access and no stairs but isn't on the ground floor! It faces SW for afternoon light and backs to the woods. Lots of space thru out. Community has pool, tennis, workout room, club house. Close to downtown Annapolis, shopping, Rts. 50/97, AACO Med Center, BWI, Ft. Meade, Baltimore, and DC.View FULL DETAILS and additional PHOTOS here: http://www.cbmove.com/property/details/410442/MLS-AA7525148/621-Admiral-Drive-Annapolis-MD-21401.aspx?AgentID=2248&IsBranded=1
Grasonville Maryland Townhome For Sale (QA7660939) - 08/02/11 07:28 PM
Grasonville Maryland Townhome For Sale (QA7660939) Live the Eastern Shore lifestyle in this updated Grasonville townhome. This 2 BR 1 BA townhome features a fantastic updated kitchen/appliances (microwave, electric range, frig w/ice), open floor plan, neutral finish and carpet, fireplace. Pride of ownership shows throughout. Conveniently located off Rt. 50 only minutes from the Bay Bridge and close to daily and outlet mall shopping. View FULL DETAILS and additional PHOTOS here: http://www.cbmove.com/property/details/552456/MLS-QA7660939/102-Fox-Run-Lane-Grasonville-MD-21638.aspx?IsBranded=1&AgentID=2248
This Is Why I Live On The Chesapeake Bay In Stevensville Maryland - July 2011 - 08/02/11 08:48 AM
This Is Why I Live On The Chesapeake Bay In Stevensville Maryland - July 2011 On Monday August 1 2011 the temperature felt like it broke another record only to just barely crest 91 degrees. By early evening conditions were just right for sever thundershowers. Bearing down from Baltimore, crossing the Chesapeake Bay, storms approached Stevensville Maryland. On either side of Thompson Creek storm cells passed with little rain falling between them. The sun set in the West-northwest sky. Clouds turned from blue-grey to yellow-orange. The temperature fell from 90-something to 70-something bringing welcome relief. It was a spectacular sunset on Thompson Creek (6 comments)
Annapolis Maryland Luxury Homes For Sale - August 2011 - 08/01/11 06:30 PM
Annapolis Maryland Luxury Homes For Sale - August 2011 Annapolis Maryland is well known for its waterfront location, its historic past, as well as the structures and institutions found around town. The architecture and design are unique, from the State House and the Georgian homes that accent the historic district, to its own City Dock – a vital hub of commerce and transportation since the first settlers arrived. Annapolis is the capital of Maryland, the home of the United States Naval Academy and St. John’s College. The maritime community is globally renowned. Annapolis is a wonderful place to live, play, work, (0 comments)
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