Baltimore

Towson 21204 Home Sales October 2017

November 15th, 2017

Towson 21204 home sales in October 2017 up from October 2016. The total volume of Towson homes that sold in October 2017 was  $8,513,177, up 13.81% from the volume of  $7,480,425 we saw last October.  It is also up from the volume of $6,160,600 that we saw in Towson 21204 Home Sales September 2017. Seventeen homes [...]

Timonium Home Sales October 2017

November 14th, 2017

Timonium home sales in October 2017 were up from last October. The total volume of Timonium houses that sold in October 2017 was $22,681,245, up 12% from the $20,251,700 volume that sold last October. It is also up from the volume of $12,863,595 that we saw in Timonium Home Sales September 2017. The average sales price in Timonium was [...]

Thank You Veterans 2017

November 10th, 2017

Thank you to our Veterans. Veterans Day is Saturday, November 11, 2017. This is a day when I thank both our veterans and our active military personnel for the freedoms they help to protect. Last week, my son’s school invited fathers again to come & work side-by-side with their sons, putting together care packages with [...]

Baltimore Cold Weather Hose Bib Winterization

November 10th, 2017

Cold weather hose bibs should be winterized due to the upcoming freeze warning we have in place for tonight and this weekend! We appear to have skipped right over Fall and dropped into Winter, with temperatures hitting near 70 last week, and dropping to 24 degrees tonight! What do you have to do to winterize [...]

Mezcal Timonium

November 9th, 2017

Mezal Timonium is open and serving delicious food! I visited this week for lunch, and had some absolutely fantastic shrimp fajitas. The menu has a lot to offer, and a friend said the margaritas she and her husband had at dinner were very tasty. Mezcal has been in an Owings Mills location for some time. [...]

Small Business Saturday November 25, 2017

November 8th, 2017

Small Business Saturday is November 25, 2017. What is Small Business Saturday? It is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses -- the Saturday after "Black Friday." It was begun by American Express in 2010, and was recognized by Congress in 2011. There is no cost to small business owners to participate, and no cost [...]

Millennial Mortgage Problem in Baltimore and Other Cities

November 6th, 2017

Millennials are not buying homes often in many areas, and there is good reason. Millennials don't always have the money for a downpayment to buy a home! An article in USA Today discusses the student debt and lack of savings that can create this issue. A company by the name of Apartment List figured out [...]

Kiddie Fire Extinguisher Recall November 2017

November 5th, 2017

A Kiddie Fire Extinguisher recall has been made by the company including some extinguishers made back to 1973. Both of my extinguishers are under the recall, (one of which I just bought last month,) so I will be receiving two new ones in the next 10-15 days. PLEASE CHECK your extinguishers - these are very [...]

Baltimore Inner Harbor Ice Rink 2017

November 2nd, 2017

The Baltimore Inner Harbor Ice Rink will open November 10, 2017! It is scheduled to be open every day, even holidays. Hours are: Monday through Thursday  12:00pm–10:00pm Friday  12:00pm-11:00pm Saturday 10:00am – 11:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am – 8:00 pm There are exceptions for these hours: There will be Extended Holiday Hours: December 23rd through January 1st: [...]

Lennar to buy CalAtlantic Homes

October 31st, 2017

Lennar home building company is set to buy CalAtlantic homes, according to a CNBC article. The combination would create the largest new home builder in the US. Lennar hopes this will help them access more land and greater building opportunities. Here are more details in the CNBC article. CalAtlantic was headquartered in Virginia and California, [...]