(Oct. 22, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Red Army was counter-attacking the German forces that were attempting to capture the Soviet city of Tula.
(Oct. 22, 2021) FEMA is changing the way it views flood risk and prices flood insurance.
(Oct. 22, 2021) Is the idea of free will even plausible?
(Oct. 15, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the German Wehrmacht was fast approaching the gates of Moscow. Soviet leader Josef Stalin had to decide if he should evacuate the city with his government, or stand firm to rally the defenders of Moscow.
(Oct. 15, 2021) Condominium associations provide master policy insurance coverage, but a master policy usually covers only the building’s exterior and common areas.
(Oct. 15, 2021) There is a widespread assumption that simplicity is always the better choice. This fundamental supposition sounds great in theory, but when one deconstructs its very essence, you are left with many questions.
(Oct. 8, 2021) This week 80 years ago, Armegruppe Center, commanded by Field Marshal Fodor von Bock, began the final assault on Moscow.
(Oct. 8, 2021) The year 2019 will be embedded in our minds forever. Who would ever have thought that a virus called Covid-19 would end up devastating the entire world?
(Oct. 8, 2021) With low inventory in our market, and a high buyer demand, we are experiencing many multiple-offer situations on properties.
(Oct. 1, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Imperial Japanese Army, under the command of Gen. Yasuji Okamura made its second attempt to capture the 2,000-year-old Chinese City of Changsha, which is the capital of Hunan Province.
(Oct. 1, 2021) There is nothing tastier than a delicious salad. Crisp lettuce, a few veggies and a tasty dressing are the basic components for the popular course.
(Oct. 1, 2021) As you take a walk along the beach next week you won’t see the familiar white lifeguard stands. The Beach Patrol will officially end the 2021 guarding season this Sunday, Oct. 3.
(Oct. 1, 2021) All homebuyers know they should get a home inspection, but a common misconception is that your home inspector will also cover inspecting for termites.
(Sept. 24, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the First Moscow Conference convened.
(Sept. 24, 2021) Mortgage insurance is an additional cost that buyers will have to budget for in their total monthly costs when they are not able to put 20 percent or more down on the purchase of a home.
(Sept. 24, 2021) I often get asked how many guards it takes to cover all 10 miles of Ocean City.
(Sept. 24, 2021) Expanding one’s repertoire of ingredients enhances an individual’s appreciation for food. Consumption is about the willingness to open your mind to the multitude of gastronomic goodies. Food that is unfamiliar can be disconcerting but it should not be a deterrent.
(Sept. 17, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, a titanic struggle was taking place in the Atlantic Ocean. This campaign became known as the “Battle of the Atlantic.”
(Sept. 17, 2021) Local zoning laws affect how a property can be utilized, and therefore, affect a property’s value.
(Sept 17, 2021) I don’t think anyone will argue that the fall is a great time to be in Ocean City.
(Sept. 17, 2021) Are tomatoes a fruit or vegetable?
(Sept. 17, 2021) We’re about to embark on the best time of the year.
(Sept. 10, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the 900-day Siege of Leningrad was entering its second week. It was not actually 900 days, but more like 873, or maybe 880. To those who endured it — and survived — undoubtedly it seemed like an eternity. So many people died, especially during the fi…
(Sept. 10, 2021) Although Labor Day marks the traditional end of the summer season and begins what the Ocean City Beach Patrol refers to as “fall guarding,” we all know that there will be a lot of beautiful sunny beach days ahead, well into the fall.
(Sept. 10, 2021) The Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation (MALPF) was established by the Maryland General Assembly in 1977 and is part of the Maryland Department of Agriculture.
(Sept. 10, 2021) Another season of children’s cooking classes with the Holiday Inn Oceanfront has come to an end.
(Sept. 3, 2021) Second home mortgage requirements are a bit stricter than first home loans, and a bit stricter than in years past with some new guidelines coming into effect this year.
(Sept. 3, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the assault on the northern Soviet port city of Murmansk by Armee Norwegen was beginning to lose steam.
(Sept. 3, 2021) Every year, around this time, we ask, “Where did August go?”
(Sept. 3, 2021) The sizzling heat is a reminder of the sun’s impulsive wrath.
(Aug. 27, 2021) The Delmarva District of the Eastern Surfing Association schedules roughly six contests every year.
(Aug. 27, 2021) Labor Day is rapidly approaching, so it’s time to plan one’s menu for the big weekend.
(Aug. 27, 2021) This is the time of the year when visitors to the beach could possibly be entertained by the formation of tide pools.
(Aug. 27, 2021) Without broadband access, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) estimates that a home loses 6 percent of its value compared to a similar home with access.
(Aug. 27, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Finns recaptured the 900-year-old city of Vyborg. Prior to the Winter War, between Finland and the USSR., during the winter of 1939-40, it had been the second largest city in Finland, with a population of 80,000, and known as Viipuri.
(Aug. 20, 2021) This week, 80 eighty years ago, the Imperial State of Iran was, preemptively, invaded from three directions. The Red Army came from the north, while forces of the United Kingdom struck from the south and west.
(Aug. 20, 2021) Pasta, pasta, pasta – How I love thee!
(Aug. 20, 2021) “Keep your feet in the sand until the lifeguard’s in the stand!” This is our trademark slogan that you will see many places throughout Ocean City.
(Aug. 20, 2021) The National Association of Realtors publishes a monthly Realtors Confidence Index (RCI) survey.
(Aug. 13, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Battle of Kyiv began, pitting the German Wehrmacht against the Red Army.
(Aug. 13, 2021) Before you know it, the kids will be back in school and the summer will be over.
(Aug. 13, 2021) So far this summer we have experienced our fair share of heat and humidity, but mostly we have enjoyed some very pleasant beach days.
(Aug. 13, 2021) There is a Federal Housing Administration program that allows for the financing of a mobile home.
(Aug. 6, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, was on a fishing trip in the waters off of Cape Cod. At least that is what he told the First Lady, before he left the White House on Aug. 3. Then the president smiled, and Eleanor knew there wa…
(Aug. 6, 2021) Summer is in full swing - the beach has visiting vacationers, day trippers, and locals enjoying what Ocean City has to offer. With a busy beach comes busy days for our lifeguards, otherwise known as surf rescue technicians.
(Aug. 6, 2021) Most buyers know they need to save for both a down payment and closing cost money.
(Aug. 6, 2021) What does color and taste have in common? It might be more than you think.
(July 30, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Siege of Odessa began as elements of the Romanian Fourth Army, commanded by Lt. Gen. Nicolae Ciupercă, arrived outside Odessa.
(July 30, 2021) The beach may seem like a great place to relax and enjoy alcoholic beverages; however, it is both illegal and unsafe to do so.
(July 30, 2021) Does a beautiful, well thought out dish taste better than food haphazardly thrown together?
(July 30, 2021) A home warranty is different from a homeowner insurance policy.