Severn Real Estate News
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Wednesday Jul 13 | via The Washington Post
The median price of a home sold in the D.C. region soared to an all-time high last month, pricing some buyers out of the housing market even as mortgage rates tumbled to near-record lows . Home prices in the region typically peak in June, and this year was no exception. Comment?
Jun 17, 2016 | via The Maryland Gazette
Reading through the monthly reports regarding Anne Arundel County's real estate sales, it's easy to understand Realtors' optimism. Each month in 2016 shows growth over the same period in 2015. Comment?
Jun 11, 2016 | via The Maryland Gazette
May marked another month of growth for Anne Arundel County's real estate industry, with another uptick in total sales over 2015. According to statistics from Metropolitan Regional Information Systems Inc., a total of 862 homes were sold during the month, compared to 734 in May 2015. Comment?
Jun 10, 2016 | via The Baltimore Sun
The Baltimore area housing market continued a strong spring last month, as activity soared to the highest May level in a decade and prices nearly matched the peak. Sales in Baltimore City and its five surrounding counties topped 3,710 last month, up 15 percent year-over-year according to a report released Friday by ShowingTime RBI, a firm that provides software and market data to the real estate industry. Comment?
May 25, 2016 | via The Maryland Gazette
We have written many columns about home inspections and the high hurdle they present in getting a home sale to settlement. Sometimes buyers are unwilling to tolerate even the smallest flaws in a property's condition, a home inspector might inflate the degree to which condition issues constitute a serious problem, a seller may have failed to properly maintain their home, or a real estate agent might not be helping to find a solution. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via WBAL-AM Baltimore
At some point before that, Hillary Clinton is expected to pick her running mate and a man with Maryland ties is said to be on the short list. Tom Perez is the U.S. Department of Labor secretary and a former Maryland Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation secretary under then-Gov. Martin O'Malley. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via WBAL-TV Baltimore
U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, a Maryland resident, is among those being discussed as a potential vice presidential candidate for Democrat Hillary Clinton. U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, a Maryland resident, is among those being discussed as a potential vice presidential candidate for Democrat Hillary Clinton. Comment?
Jun 1, 2016 | via WBAL-AM Baltimore
A job fair is set for Thursday morning at M&T Bank Stadium for military veterans and military spouses. Recruit Military is hosting the job fair which takes place from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. The job fair connects veterans with public and private sector employers. Comment?
May 23, 2016 | via The Washington Post
This is a cautionary tale to home sellers. In a recent transaction in which I was representing the seller, the buyer's home inspector damaged the slate tile floor in the kitchen of my client's condo during a home inspection. Comment?
May 20, 2016 | via Daily Record
Homebuyers cannot sue companies allegedly involved in a real-estate kickback scheme under a Maryland law that makes it a crime for mortgage brokers to receive -- and settlement and title companies to pay -- referral fees, the states' top court unanimously ruled Friday. Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are logged in. Comment?
5 min ago | via NWAonline
U.S. home prices extended their steady upward march in May, spurred by rising sales and a dwindling supply of available houses. And Americans bought new homes in June at the fastest pace in more than eight years, a sign that a solid job market and low mortgage rates are bolstering the U.S. housing market. Comment?
8 min ago | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
This Monday, July 6, 2015, file photo shows a sign for Wall Street carved into the side of a building in New York. Stocks were slightly higher in early trading on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, as investors monitor corporate earnings from the likes of Gilead, McDonald's, Texas Instruments and others. Comment?
12 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
European equity markets are expected to open marginally higher on Wednesday following mixed sessions in the U.S. and Asia overnight, as investors await the latest interest rate decision from the Federal Reserve, as well as a number of economic data and earnings releases. It's been a relatively slow start to the week but things should certainly pick up from here. Comment?
12 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The following is a summary of today's podcast interview with Rick Sharga, CMO at Ten-X, on the state of the US housing market, which can be listened to on our site here or on iTunes here . The state of the housing market in the United States is perennially of concern to investors, and though the market overall is in recovery, there are several considerations investors need to take into account before committing their capital. Comment?
13 min ago | via ABC News
The community housing sector has called for the New South Wales Government to support a "shared home ownership" scheme, as an unprecedented property boom drives Sydney house prices out of reach. Similar schemes operate successfully in other states like Western Australia. Comment?
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