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Posted on 04/11/2021
Allotments & Community Gardens: What You Should Know
Photo by Zen Chung from Pexels Despite the more recent interest in sustainable lifestyles, the practice and concept of urban agriculture has been around for centuries. Two of the most common forms of urban agriculture are allotments and community gardens. The term allotment is a term originating in Britain that refers to a piece of land cultivated by...
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Posted on 04/10/2021
Video Tour - 1706 Summit Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21237
Absolutely charming, updated 4 bedroom 2 full bath brick Cape Cod with finished basement and private driveway. The main level boasts gleaming hardwoods in every room! You will feel at home as you cross the threshold into the living/dining room and imagine cooking in the chefs kitchen! Plenty of storage with many cabinets and gorgeous granite counters. Two great size bedrooms and an updated full bath on the main level. Upstairs is currently used as an owner's suite with the 2nd bedroom serving as a closet and dressing room. Use the space in the way that fits your needs. The basement is a terrific use of space adding nearly 500...
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Posted on 04/10/2021
1706 Summit Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21237 is now new to the market!
Absolutely charming, updated 4 bedroom 2 full bath brick Cape Cod with finished basement and private driveway. The main level boasts gleaming hardwoods in every room! You will feel at home as you cross the threshold into the living/dining room and imagine cooking in the chefs kitchen! Plenty of storage with many cabinets and gorgeous granite counters. Two great size bedrooms and an updated full bath on the main level. Upstairs is currently used as an owner's suite with the 2nd bedroom serving as a closet and dressing room. Use the space in the way that fits your needs. The basement is a terrific use of space adding nearly 500...
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Posted on 04/04/2021
Pros & Cons of Taking Out House-Flipping Loans
Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels The golden rule of house flipping states that entrepreneurs should never pay over 70% of a property’s value after subtracting the cost of renovations and associated fees. Known as the “70 Percent Rule,” it sets a standard for improving the chances of turning a profit even if unexpected financial challenges arise. Few...
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Posted on 03/28/2021
How Credit Scores Affect Your Monthly Payment
Photo by Lukas from Pexels Before you even start looking for a home, you should know what your credit score is. You can pull your own credit score from the three major bureaus without having points deducted from your credit score. You should know your score since it will affect how high your mortgage payments will be, and...
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Posted on 03/26/2021
PERRY HALL, MD Real Estate Market Update 3/26/2021
Click here to view PERRY HALL, MD blog post which has information on the constantly changing market...
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Posted on 03/24/2021
Video Tour - 5443 Force Road, Baltimore, MD 21206
Attention Investors! Solid home offers hardwood floors, updated kitchen 3 bedrooms 1.5 baths. Lower level divided into family room and storage space. Walk out stairs from the basement . Gas forced air heat and central air. Nice fenced rear yard with one car parking pad. All personal property on site will remain on site. Home sold strictly As...
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Posted on 03/24/2021
5443 Force Road, Baltimore, MD 21206 is now new to the market!
Attention Investors! Solid home offers hardwood floors, updated kitchen 3 bedrooms 1.5 baths. Lower level divided into family room and storage space. Walk out stairs from the basement . Gas forced air heat and central air. Nice fenced rear yard with one car parking pad. All personal property on site will remain on site. Home sold strictly As...
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Posted on 03/21/2021
How to Make the Most of a Housing Shortage
Image by Sandro Porto from Pixabay On the basic level of supply and demand, a housing shortage leads to higher home prices. But let's look beyond the obvious at a few other considerations a homeowner might want to make in response to a housing shortage, as well as a few tips for the prospective homebuyer. More Housing, Same...
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Posted on 03/14/2021
Open Shelving Complements the Minimalist Look
Photo by ginsburgconstruction via Pixabay Nothing completes an open floor plan better than open shelving. Open shelves present everything for the world to see. They transform what may be a cluttered, dark, hidden space into one that becomes a place of not only function but of style. Open shelving complements the Minimalist, Industrial or Scandinavian Modern styles. But...
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Posted on 03/07/2021
Low-Maintenance Plants for Your Home
Image by LaterJay Photography from Pixabay Many people believe a green thumb is required to grow indoor plants. Or, they’ll hesitate to add some greenery to their home’s décor because they think they’re too busy to care for them or they don’t have enough space. Fortunately, even if you lack the magic touch when it comes to plants,...
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