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   If you live in Frederick County Maryland you may have recently received your assessment notice in the mail. In many areas property values are on the rise, but there are ways that you can lower your property taxes for this year. Keep reading! #1: Appeal Your Property Assessment Think about this...
Two home sites in the established Warfield subdivision with no HOA fees, close to Ft Detrick , Historic Frederick and major commuter routes. Lot 41 Tuscarora Ct is a corner lot with public utilities, lot 42 Tuscarora Dr  is also available and both are just under 1/4 acre +/-.      Select from one...
Did you know some Cities have building height restrictions? The best known one is in Washington DC where there is a municipal code that no building in the actual District may rise higher in elevation than the Capitol building. In 1899 by an act of Congress passed the "Height of Buildings Act".The...
Welcome to  2401 Calloway Ct .                    This Ausherman built colonial located in Whittier was constructed in 2008 and includes two master suites, one on the main level & upper level. Ideal for an in-law set up. Both bedrooms include luxury baths and walk in closets.  The Main level incl...
Which is better: A 30 year fixed rate  or go for a lower interest 15 year mortgage?In a typical scenario a 15 year mortgage allows you to pay off your mortgage quicker and save a significant amount of money on interest, but a 30 year loan may be a practical choice for most people because it has m...
Drone photography has become a popular tool for REALTORS® to market their properties for sale. In the past year I have used drone photography on a number of my listings. These photos bring the texture of the lot topography and the home together. Here is a variety of properties which I have market...
Habitat for Humanity ReStores are nonprofit home improvement stores and donation centers that sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, home accessories, building materials and more to the public at a fraction of the retail price.ReStores are independently owned and operated by local Habita...
Where do the home buyers come from ?   85% Real estate agent     80% The Internet     63% Yard sign        55% Newspaper Branding     47% Open House Many people believe that the way to sell a home is to place an ad in the paper and put it up on the internet and wait for a person to inquire and bu...
Proposed increases in the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac guarantee fees ,aka (G-fees) , mean a portion of the cost of financing a new home will be used to finance highway legislation and other federal spending. These G - fees are not directly related to home ownershipNAMB - the Association of Mortgag...
  Centrally located between two major interstates, 40 minutes from Baltimore and Washington D.C., removed from overcrowded urban areas on 7+/- acres. This custom stone rancher on (2 lots)also includes a  5,000+ sqft shop/garage building.      The quality craftsmanship shines through out, built by...

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