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11 12, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide

2020-12-11T13:19:00-04:00December 11th, 2020|The Insider|

Supporting our local Small Busines Owners This season, it's more important than ever to support the local businesses we love. Stahley Thompson Homes is shining a light on small businesses across Annapolis and sharing their stories to encourage our community to shop small all holiday season long. Our gift guide offers unique products and comes with services [...]

1 12, 2020

The Festival of Wonder with the New York City Ballet

2020-12-01T14:18:02-04:00December 1st, 2020|The Insider|

The Wonder of The Nutcracker comes to Sotheby’s through a special collaboration with the renowned New York City Ballet to celebrate The Festival of Wonder luxury sale series. The Wonder of The Nutcracker On Friday, 4 December at 2 pm EST, Sotheby’s will be premiering original choreography by NYCB Soloist and choreographer Peter Walker inspired by The Nutcracker, specially created [...]

23 11, 2020

The Perfect Tablescapes for Thanksgiving

2020-11-10T16:53:55-04:00November 23rd, 2020|The Insider|

Even if your Thanksgiving get together is more intimate this year, you can still make it festive with creative Thanksgiving table decor ideas. Setting the perfect tablescape for Thanksgiving is a tried and true tradition. You might be a minimalist at heart, prefer a traditional design, or want nothing but glam accents, but whatever your style, here are some perfect [...]

16 11, 2020

A Happy Thanksgiving Holiday from our family to yours

2020-11-15T16:03:10-04:00November 16th, 2020|The Insider|

Since March, the Real Estate Industry in Maryland has changed. And our team has continued to help clients realize their vision. From our White Glove service to following CDC recommended guidelines, we know what's important. Whether you are considering selling your home or finding your dream home, we are here to help. Contact one of our Client Advisors to learn [...]

3 11, 2020

How to handle Real Estate during a Divorce

2020-11-03T11:18:41-04:00November 3rd, 2020|The Insider|

Guest Post on the Divorcing Gracefully Blog   Your house is probably your biggest asset and can oftentimes be one of the biggest points of contention when divorcing. Here is a survival guide. First and foremost, when going about selling your home, it is not as grueling as you think if you have trustworthy professionals advising you. I am a [...]

26 10, 2020

It’s a Seller’s Market – Here’s What That Means for You

2020-10-26T10:20:47-04:00October 26th, 2020|The Insider|

For much of the last decade, the real estate market has been underperforming. Over the course of the past few years, though, there’s been quite the turnaround, to the point where in many parts of the country are experiencing better market conditions. If you've browsed through Anne Arundel County home listings, you might have noticed something. There aren't many listings [...]

21 10, 2020

Thinking of Buying a Waterfront Home? Read This First

2020-10-21T13:29:12-04:00October 21st, 2020|The Insider|

As the home-buying season transitions into the fall market, prospective homeowners thinking of buying a waterfront home should ask certain questions before submitting an offer. Anne Arundel County has a unique geography compared to other waterfront markets. Annapolis, Severna Park, Edgewater, and similar cities are located on the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Over the past year, we have seen [...]

15 10, 2020

Why your new waterfront home should be in Annapolis, Maryland

2020-10-15T18:16:31-04:00October 15th, 2020|The Insider|

We may be a bit biased, but the capital of Maryland has always been one of the most desirable communities in the state. Annapolis is a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family. Annapolis is diverse in its culture, history, and activities. There are job opportunities in and around the city including government positions less than 20 minutes [...]

22 09, 2020

What is an adverse market fee when refinancing your mortgage?

2020-09-22T13:14:59-04:00September 22nd, 2020|Real Estate, The Insider|

With rates at record lows, you may be considering about refinancing your mortgage. However, be aware that it could be a more expensive transaction. Effective on December 1st, a 0.5% adverse market fee will be imposed on lenders by mortgage backers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Many experts are suggesting that homeowners are going to absorb at least some of [...]