Gaithersburg Real Estate News
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Wednesday Jul 29 | via WTVC
The Better Business Bureau of Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia wants you to be aware of some door to door solicitation that is active in North Georgia neighborhoods. The appeal is to support Marines serving in active combat areas. Comment?
Saturday Jul 18 | via The Maryland Gazette
Now that we're through the first half of 2015, we thought it would be a good time to take a snapshot of the market and see how we're doing. For the purposes of this exercise, we'll examine the number of homes sold, median prices, days on the market and the number of active listings. Comment?
Friday Jul 17 | via Ocean Pines Independent
Ocean City weighs ban on homes as vacation rentals The ban would only apply to neighborhoods zoned R1, officials say. Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: Frustrated with their noisy neighbors, residents in the resort's handful of single-family neighborhoods are calling for officials to crack down on vacation rentals. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 15 | via Daily Record
This appeal involves a commercial real estate loan that, like many in the latter part of the last decade did, went into default. The lead lender, Carrollton Bank , first took a deed in lieu of foreclosure, then tried to sell the project. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 15 | via Kiplinger Online
If you're considering becoming a homeowner, even years from now, recognize that there's a lot more to purchasing a house than saving enough money for a down payment. Additional expenses come up throughout the home-buying process. Comment?
Monday Jul 27 | via FindLaw
There is a saying, sometimes attributed to Abraham Lincoln, that a lawyer who represents himself has a fool for a client. A corollary, perhaps, is that such a client has a lawyer who may be blinded by self-interest to the standards of professional conduct. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 15 | via Patch.com
Delegate charged in alleged breast flashing; agent who sold 'snake house' hisses at lawsuit; and more headlines from Maryland Patches. Maryland's top posts include Blueberry the beagle's rescue from burning house, Diana Ross coming to Bethesda, NASA's best pix of Pluto ever. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 15 | via WBAL-TV Baltimore
The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services will lose dozens of jobs, and some workers are angry and scared, saying they consider the handling of the cuts a slap in the face. Emily Eubanks, a DPSCS human resource specialist, is among 63 people who learned unceremoniously that their positions will be eliminated in 60 days. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 8 | via The Washington Post
These sales data, recorded by the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation, were provided by Black Knight Financial Services. For information about other residential real estate transactions, visit www.washingtonpost.com/homesales . Comment?
Friday Jul 3 | via Washington Blade
In a market where many sellers receive multiple offers, buyers who have their heart set on a particular property need a winning strategy. The Regional Sales Contract is used for the vast majority of re-sales in D.C. and Maryland and arms agents with many "if" clauses, called "contingencies," to protect either their buyers or their sellers. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Maryland Gazette
As such, they must be affiliated with a broker to do business, but beyond that, agents pretty much run their own show, just like any small business. This gives agents a fairly large degree of autonomy with respect to how they operate and play the game. Comment?
1 hr ago | via ReporterHerald.com
Affordable housing suggests an arrangement that is not economically sustainable. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Weirton Daily Times
The Federal Reserve appears on track to raise interest rates later this year but signaled Wednesday that it wants to see further economic gains and higher inflation before doing so. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Marlborough Express
The region's laid back lifestyle, cheaper homes and traffic-free existence is luring more people to the region, according to estate agents. Harcourts sales consultant Vicki Downes said the majority of her Auckland clients interested in Marlborough were retirees seeking a relaxed and quieter lifestyle. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Marlborough Express
The couple lived there for a combined 54 years but it was akin to living in a "gilded cage", Matthew Muir said. "It's a beautiful environment like the south of France. Comment?
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