Baltimore

Baltimore Inner Harbor Tree Lighting 2019

November 21st, 2019

The Baltimore Inner Harbor Christmas Tree lighting 2019 is scheduled for Saturday, November 23. Part of the Baltimore German Christmas Village opening day, the events for the evening include: 4:30-4:45pm Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Chorus Performs 4:50-5:10pm Ceremony of the new Inner Harbor Christmas Tree 5:10-5:15pm Tree Lighting 5:15-5:20pm Official photo shoot with city [...]

Small Business Saturday 2019

November 20th, 2019

Small Business Saturday is November 30, 2019. 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 [...]

Hunt Valley Towne Centre Tree Lighting 2019

November 19th, 2019

The Hunt Valley Towne Centre tree lighting 2019 will be on Friday, November 29th at 5:45pm. There will be cookies and hot chocolate to enjoy while listening to live musical performances from Jemicy School. (more on their facebook event page!) Santa will be there, too! After the tree is lit, Santa will head over to [...]

Kennedy Krieger Festival of Trees 2019

November 18th, 2019

The Kennedy Krieger Festival of Trees 2019  is November 29-December 1! Hours are Friday & Saturday from 10am-9pm, and Sunday from 10am-6pm. This year, tickets are $16 for Adults, and $10 for Seniors, and $7 for Children ages 5-12. (Children 4 and under are free.) Tickets can be purchased at the door, but if you [...]

Hunt Valley Home Sales October 2019

November 14th, 2019

Hunt Valley home sales in October 2019 were up from last October. The total volume of Hunt Valley homes sold in October was $10,062,500, up 5.22% from the $9,563,000 volume we saw in October 2018. It was also up from the volume of $6,350,500 we saw in Hunt Valley Home Sales September 2019. The average [...]

Towson 21204 Home Sales October 2019

November 13th, 2019

Towson 21204 home sales in October 2019 were down significantly from October 2018. The total volume of Towson homes that sold in October was $1,792,500, down 71.59% from the volume of $6,309,300 we saw last October. It was also down from the volume of $6,035,400 we saw in Towson 21204 Home Sales September 2019. Five [...]

Timonium Home Sales October 2019

November 12th, 2019

Timonium home sales in October 2019 were up slightly from October 2018. The total volume of Timonium houses that sold in October 2019 was $20,486,044, up 2.17% from the volume of  $20,049,998 we saw in October 2018. It was down, though from the volume of $21,337,500 that we saw in Timonium Home Sales September 2019. [...]

Thank You Veterans 2019

November 8th, 2019

Thank you to our Veterans. Veterans Day is Monday, November 11, 2019. This is a day when I thank both our veterans and our active military personnel for the freedoms they help to protect. I found this video below about the history of Veterans Day. It is a good reminder that FREEDOM is not FREE. [...]

Zillow Group Consumer Housing Trends Report 2019

November 6th, 2019

The Zillow Group Consumer Housing Trends Report 2019 is a very interesting look at the general real estate market across the US. The researchers got information from 13,000 consumers to create their report. From those surveyed, the average age of a homebuyer was 43. About 49% lived with children under the age of 18. The [...]

Real Estate Wire Fraud Continues

November 5th, 2019

Real Estate Wire Fraud is a real problem and it has been going on for a few years. Buyers or sellers can be potentially scammed out of hundreds of thousands of dollars! It almost happened to a writer for Forbes online, and just like her story, it often starts with an email that really looks [...]