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My goal is to share information about the mortgage market, my community and myself, as well as to provide timely information for buyer's, sellers and home owners in Maryland.
Could THIS Delay Your Settlement?   Spring has sprung in most areas for Real Estate.  My borrower's seem to be involved in competitive offers.  Many of the sales are contingent on other sales to move forward.  A delay in one settlement can be not only frustrating, but the domino effect could be c...
Check out even more about this beautiful, move-in ready property HERE or click the link below. 4 bedrooms, with one in the walk-out lower level that is perfect for a nanny, in-law, teen or office.  You will love the fenced back yard with plenty of room for a trampoline and a garden path feature t...
African Girls Educated Because of ACTIVERAIN!   Each November, my family and I are honored to take part of Mothers Fighting For Others (MFFO) GIFT OF EDUCATION Fundraiser in Gaithersburg, Maryland.  There is a small group of feisty, strong, beautiful women who are on the Gift of education committ...
JOIN IN A RECORD BREAKING PIE FIGHT March 22nd, 2015 Columbia, Maryland     Ever wanted to get in the record books, but could never figure out how? Ever wanted to see what it's like to be in a pie fight? Looking for some family fun to bring in spring right? Want to get messy for a great cause? Gr...
Who Should I Refer My Maryland Buyers To For Mortgage Financing? Just got your Real Estate License and need someone to partner with? Have a favorite client or family member moving to Maryland and want to help them find the right lender? Your long time lender is getting out of this crazy business ...
I Am Going To Run Away And Join The Circus! Well, I am not, but my kid could.   When looking for things to do for kids near Catonsville,MD and Columbia, Maryland, we found Center Ring Circus School.  It is owned and operated by Gregory May, a former Ringling Bros. clown.  Greg is so encouraging t...
Tax Assessment Versus Sales Price/Appraisal I am considering buying a home. I looked at the tax assessment and it is a lot lower than the sales price.    The assessment is NOT the appraised value.  An appraisal will look specifically at one property and compare it to other VERY similar properties...
This is a great post.  Don't let your dreams be delayed for STUFF!   Wishing you all a HAPPY THANKSGIVING!! This is the comment I left on the original post.   I am a lender and I love that you posted this!  Too many people will have their dreams delayed by buying too many things that will end up ...
You must check out this amazing 5+ bed home in Ellicott City, Maryland. It is zoned for River Hill High School which was recently ranked in the top 10 schools in Maryland by US News and World Report! Sitting on almost 3 acres, this beauty can be yours for the holidays!  The detached two car garag...
  SHOULD I PAY FOR A RECORDED DEED IN MARYLAND?   Mortgage Frequently Asked Question:   Q.  I have recieved a letter offering to send me a copy of my recorded deed for $83, should I pay it?     A.  NO!  You would be throwing your money away!       The  letter is from a deed retrieval company that...

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