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Baltimore Saint Patrick’s Day Parade 2019

March 6th, 2019

The Baltimore St. Patrick's Day 2019 parade is March 10. The Parade starts at 2:00 pm at the Washington Monument, continues down Charles St, and then heads over to Pratt St. and Market Place. There is a foot race, the Shamrock 5K that begins at 1:15pm, so it is recommend getting there early to get [...]

York Road South Lane Closure Towson 2019

March 5th, 2019

York Road heading south will have one lane closed for the foreseeable future near the 101 York Road project in Towson. The Towson Chamber of Commerce shared a letter from Aspen Heights, a development partner for the project. The first part is to be partial closings for the first 30 days beginning March 2019. After [...]

Spring Forward 2019

March 4th, 2019

Spring Forward March 10, 2019! Before you head to bed on Saturday night March 9, remember to set your clocks forward an hour as we enter Daylight Saving Time at 2am Sunday, March 10, 2019. Though most of our smart phones and some digital clocks automatically re-set, many microwaves and regular battery-powered clocks do not. [...]

Hampton Park New Lutherville Homes to Be Built

March 1st, 2019

Hampton Park is a neighborhood of new homes being built off Margate Road in Lutherville. It is being developed and built by Benhoff Builders. Benhoff Builders is a custom home builder, so there are many options from which to choose. The total number of homes expected to be in the community around 16. Eight homesites [...]

Tax Deductions for Homeowners – New Tax Law 2018

February 27th, 2019

Tax deductions for homeowners - the new tax law signed in 2018 for taxes filed in 2019 - information is below. **Please note that I am not a tax professional and no one should take this post as tax advice. Please contact a tax professional to find out if information listed below is correct or [...]

708 Abell Ridge Circle Towson Lot for Sale

February 26th, 2019

708 Abell Ridge Circle is a Towson lot for sale for $549,000. It is located in the Ridge School development with newer homes and the Abell Mansion in the middle of the circle. The lot has utilities running to it, and will be on public water. Water is included in the monthly HOA fees. The [...]

Maryland Home and Garden Show Spring 2019

February 25th, 2019

Maryland Home and Garden Show Spring 2019 is March 2 & 3 & 8-10 at the Timonium Fairgrounds. The theme of the show is "Celebrate the Chesapeake Bay." There will be flowers and plants for sale, as well as beautiful garden displays. As usual, there will be over 300 home improvement exhibits. The Home and Garden [...]

Limekiln Farm – New Towson Homes to be Built

February 22nd, 2019

Limekiln Farm is a neighborhood of new homes being built off Cowpens Avenue in Towson. It is being developed and built by Caruso Homes. There are five floor plans from which to choose. The total number of homes expected to be built will be around 25. Thirteen homesites have already been sold. There are 11 [...]

Five Credit Mistakes to Avoid When Getting Ready to Buy a House

February 20th, 2019

There are, I am sure, more than five credit mistakes to avoid when buying a house, but this list is a good place to start. Thanks to HomeKeepr for the list to share. First Credit Mistake: Not knowing what is in your credit file. I have been very surprised (as have clients) when judgements or [...]

Hunt Valley Home Sales January 2019

February 18th, 2019

Hunt Valley home sales in January 2019 were down slightly from last January. The total volume of Hunt Valley homes sold in January was $6,325,250, down 5.41% from the volume of $6,687,000 we saw in January 2018. It was also down from the volume of $10,515,900 we saw in Hunt Valley Home Sales November 2018. The [...]