4 05, 2020

First Time Home Buyer? Some helpful tips on your Mortgage and Closing

2020-05-04T11:42:58-04:00May 4th, 2020|First Time Buyer|

A common question we get asked is what can I expect when getting ready to close on a new house? Closing, on average, takes 30 to 45 days from when your loan begins processing. And an hour or so on the day you sign the final paperwork. There are two major nerve-racking situations when buying a home: getting pre-approved for [...]

29 04, 2020

Anne Arundel County Real Estate Settlement Questions

2020-04-29T22:15:57-04:00April 29th, 2020|Annapolis, Home Buyers, Home Sellers|

A few first time home-buyer clients have recently asked us what to expect from real estate settlements in Anne Arundel County. Settlements can be a very exciting time!  There is a lot of information coming at you all at once and it can be a lot to take in.  Here are a few things to remember that will be helpful for you [...]

22 04, 2020

How Your Mortgage could be affected by the CARES Act

2020-04-22T11:28:43-04:00April 22nd, 2020|Market News|

Chances are your home if owned, is most likely one of your largest assets. And if you have a mortgage, it is also likely your largest single monthly expense. To help ease the burden on many Americans during the coronavirus pandemic the government has targeted mortgages as an area to concentrate relief efforts. The CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and [...]

10 04, 2020

Ask These Questions when seeking Mortgage Assistance

2020-05-04T11:53:09-04:00April 10th, 2020|Market News|

Annapolis Homeowners are joining other cities asking for breaks on mortgage payments, as millions of Americans face unemployment or reduced income because of coronanvirus pandemic. But requesting a temporary postponement of payments for your mortgage does require special attention to detail.   Federally-backed mortgage's require loan servicers to offer forbearance The CARES Act stimulus package requires loan servicers to provide [...]

3 04, 2020

In these unprecedented times of coronavirus, we need to support our local businesses

2020-04-03T15:22:48-04:00April 3rd, 2020|Annapolis|

Our agents have always had a special relationship with the Annapolis local business community. They keep tabs on local real estate market changes, tracking the changing face of Main Street and the mom and pop businesses that have spanned decades. Our company works closely with small business owners to help them promote their goods and services, celebrate their successes and [...]

2 04, 2020

Kicking the Can Down the Road is not as good as it sounds

2020-04-02T14:02:22-04:00April 2nd, 2020|Market News, Renters|

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) and several leading groups are saying the $2 trillion stimulus package President Trump signed into law to bolster the economy doesn’t do enough for our industry. Indeed, the plan offers some relief to real estate, though the cash payments to individuals and a boost in unemployment insurance could (in theory) help ease some economic [...]

31 03, 2020

How does the new Stay at Home Order effect buyers and sellers?

2020-03-31T18:16:34-04:00March 31st, 2020|Home Buyers, Home Sellers|

This is part of our new series, Ask A Realtor where we answer some of the most frequently asked questions from our clients.    Even though residential real estate services have now been classified as “essential,” this does NOT mean you may conduct business as usual. The clear intent of the Governor’s Stay at home order is to keep Maryland [...]

30 03, 2020

The Coronavirus effect on Anne Arundel and Annapolis Real Estate

2020-04-02T14:01:50-04:00March 30th, 2020|Market News|

The Anne Arundel County home-buying season usually coincides with the arrival of spring. This year, however, spring is coming alongside a virus circling the globe. The Coronavirus effect on Anne Arundel and Annapolis Real Estate has just started to show.home-buying season usually coincides with the arrival of spring. This year, however, spring is coming alongside a virus circling the globe. [...]