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Wilde Lake High School in Columbia, MD is Presenting "CATS"! - 02/24/10 01:03 PM
Wilde Lake High School in Columbia MD, is presenting "CATS"! This wonderful Spring musical will be performed on March 11 and 12 at 7:30pm and March 13 at 8pm at the James Rouse Theater at Wilde Lake High School located at 5460 Trumpeter Road, Columbia, MD 21044. No need to travel to New York, London or LA to get your cultural "fix"!
This is the first time that this Andrew Lloyd Webber musical will be presented by a Howard County High School. In 1983, "CATS" won three Tony Awards including "Best Musical", and two Laurence Olivier awards for "Best (2 comments)
Two "must do's" when staging your house for sale are fresh paint and carpet. Potential Buyers need to fall in love with your property AND they need to see the value of your property before they'll make an offer. New paint and carpet are the best ways to help them do so! If your house has old and dirty carpet and dingy paint, it will appear tired, sad, and worn-out ... which doesn't appeal to buyers emotionally or intellectually. Sellers often think that buyers will want to pick out their own colors ... but many buyers cannot envision what (10 comments)
What Comes Down Must Go Up: Fed Raises Discount Rate By 50% - 02/19/10 07:01 AM
Buyer Alert! The low interest rates that we have been enjoying for the past few years is likely about to end ... AND IT MAY HAPPEN QUICKLY! As Mike Jones in Tucson points out in his blog, the rate rise has already begun and, if we learn from history, interest rates may go as high as 17% in the near future. First time homebuyers - you must be "under contract" by April 30th to take advantage of the possible $8,000 tax credit! Via Mike Jones (SUNSTREET MORTGAGE, LLC): DON'T WAIT. CALL YOUR REALTOR NOW! It had to happen. The New York Times (7 comments)
A FULL PRICE OFFER ... In THIS Market??? - 02/03/10 01:54 PM
A FULL PRICE OFFER ... in THIS market? YES! Last Saturday as I was pulling out of my driveway to meet my Buyer Clients at 10:20AM, a few snowflakes were beginning to fall. By the time I reached my office ten minutes later, the roads were already covered and the forecast was for icy conditions throughout the day. Feeling trepidatious about driving all over the County in the snowstorm, I offered to let Mr. Buyer drive for me - he chose to drive his vehicle, which was fine with me! His profession provides training in defensive driving and he is a (10 comments)
The Howard County Snowplow Tracker is a new website that Howard County has made available to residents. Now, we can sit at our computers and watch the Howard County road crews do their work. The Howard County Snowplow Tracker shows you where the plows are and where they've been! Which roads have been plowed and which have been salted. The data is updated every 15 minutes. So, no more standing at the window waiting for the plows to appear. You'll know when you have a shot at getting out to the grocery store for milk and eggs. Sit back and watch (2 comments)
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