(Feb. 21, 2020) Owners of a condominium unit or a unit in a homeowners association (HOA) must provide buyers what is referred to as a “resale package.”
(Feb. 21, 2020) March is around the corner and the thought of grilling tickles my fancy.
(Feb. 14, 2020) There are three kinds of agency relationships in Maryland: seller agency, buyer agency and dual agency.
(Feb. 14, 2020) Unexpected company can cause complete havoc if one does not have a few recipes that can be prepared on the spur of the moment.
(Feb. 7, 2020) Presale renovations are not a new concept, but according to an article in Realtor Magazine by the National Association of Realtors, they are becoming a new business model.
(Feb. 7, 2020) Years ago, I had the pleasure of befriending Mr. Nick BeLer, who co-owned the Prime Rib restaurant in Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.
(Jan. 31, 2020) Customary in the state of Maryland is a split of transfer and recordation charges between a buyer and a seller.
(Jan. 31, 2020) If one were to ask me what is my culinary point of view, I have to admit I would be torn between two themes.
(Jan. 24, 2020) “Cooking is like painting or writing a song. Just as there are many notes or colors, there are so many flavors – it’s how you combine them that sets you part.”
(Jan. 24, 2020) All homebuyers know they should get a home inspection, but a common misconception is that your home inspector will also cover inspecting for termites.
(Jan. 17, 2020) Land owners looking to subdivide existing parcels should understand the soil testing process as well as management areas and their significance.
(Jan. 17, 2020) Last week I had the opportunity and pleasure to speak to one of the most wizened guys in this whole surf thing.
(Jan. 17, 2020) Childhood obesity rate has more than tripled over the past four decades.
(Jan. 10, 2020) Surfing and traveling seem to go hand in hand and we’re coming up on a good time of year to take a trip.
(Jan. 10, 2020) Tacos, an international favorite, are tasty and easy to make. Tortillas, protein and accompaniments comprise this trinity of goodness.
(Jan. 10, 2020) Why build (or renovate) green?
(Jan. 3, 2020) The philosophy of possibility precludes existence and therefore is not in a state of actuality.
(Jan. 3, 2020) One of the inspections that a buyer might decide to pay for when purchasing a home is a chimney inspection, especially when buying a home with a wood burning fireplace, wood stove, or pellet stove.
(Dec. 27, 2019) Christmas is over, but that does not mean it is time to relax as New Year’s celebrations are around the corner.
(Dec. 27, 2019) With many economists predicting a recession in 2019, we are entering the final days of this year and this decade in a good economy and a steady real estate market.
(Dec . 20, 2019) Winter surfing is a theme that can be almost endlessly discussed and so we’ll continue in that vein.
(Dec. 20, 2019) Certain dishes are synonymous with the holidays and bread pudding is a tasty example.
(Dec. 20, 2019) Buying a home is one of the single largest investments people will make in a lifetime.
(Dec. 13, 2019) I recently read a very interesting book authored by Susan Casey, “The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean.”
(Dec. 13, 2019) If a home doesn’t operate off of a public sewer facility, then a private in-ground wastewater treatment system is used to treat and dispose of household wastewater on-site.
(Dec. 13, 2019) According to French poet, Leon-Paul Fargue, eating oysters is “like kissing the sea on the lips.”
(Dec. 6, 2019) Landlords have an important decision to make when selecting a tenant to rent their investment property year-round.
(Dec. 6, 2019) What do you think is the most popular appetizer?
(Nov. 29, 2019) Cyber Monday hits the real estate market? It’s true, even real estate websites are offering marketing deals this holiday season to encourage online shopping for homes.
(Nov. 29, 2019) It is official, the holiday season has begun!
(Nov. 29, 2019) Ah, winter has started and with it “winter surfing.”
(Nov. 22, 2019) Another session of Surf Into Integrity has wrapped up at Stephen Decatur Middle School.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and preparations are in full swing.
(Nov. 22, 2109) The state rolled out a unique program called Maryland SmartBuy, which can help buyers with student debt attain homeownership.
(Nov. 15, 2019) So here’s a typical surfboard. It will include a fin or fins, a leash, a waxed deck if currently being ridden, and possibly a traction pad or pads.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Maryland Realtors issued a news release stating that the real estate market in the state remains stable.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Days of running barefoot and biking to Rehoboth must be put to rest until spring decides to make its presence again.
(Nov. 8, 2019) There comes a time when homemade dishes simply surpass store bought products. Old fashioned apple butter is a perfect example.
(Nov. 8, 2019) In a strong real estate market with lower inventory, the likelihood of multiple offer situations occurring increases.
(Nov. 1, 2019) Over the last few decades, chefs have witnessed a surge of extraordinary advancements.
(Nov. 1, 2019) Most buyers know they need to save down payment and closing cost money, pay down their debt and talk to a mortgage broker before looking at buying a home.
(Oct 25, 2019) When was the last time you went on a surf trip and didn’t get any surf?
(Oct. 25, 2019) Habitual actions are a sign of a willingness to accept monotonous routines without questioning their reason or purpose.
(Oct. 25, 2019) It’s undeniable that staging can help sell a home.
(Oct. 18, 2019) Another session of the Surf Into Integrity program has started at the Stephen Decatur Middle School.
(Oct. 18, 2019) Memories come to the forefront as one stroll’s the path of chance.
(Oct. 18, 2019) This year, Amazon dipped its toes into the real estate business by partnering with five of the largest real estate brokerages with a collaboration they have named “TurnKey.”
(Oct. 11, 2019) October is here and days are embellished with vibrant leaves, chilly weather and growing anticipation for Trick-or-Treat day.
(Oct. 4, 2019) Inspiration comes in many flavors and one should take advantage of every bite.
(Oct. 4, 2019) T3 Sixty, a management consulting, training and in-depth research company for the real estate industry, issued a news release about its new white paper, The MLS 2022 Agenda.
(Sept. 27, 2019) So I took a little walk on the beach the other day just to check things out in the water.