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If you’ve been thinking about selling a home in Silver Spring, MD you may want to seriously consider doing so before December 31, and here’s why: The “fiscal cliff” is fast approaching and with it the possible elimination or modification of many tax credits and deductions.  One such modification ...
  The Silver Spring metropolitan area expresses its love for the arts with the following plays and events in Montgomery County, MD.   Bound By Beauty 2012 Book Arts Fair When:  November 16 – 18 Where:  Pyramid Atlantic Art Center – Silver Spring Civic Center at 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD...
Bank of America has just announced a pilot program that will assist distressed borrowers who want to short sell their Silver Spring, MD home.  This program is a collaboration between BofA,, home sellers, and Realtors in Silver Spring, MD. As more homeowners look for foreclosure altern...
Down payments on homes for sale in Silver Spring, MD have fallen to a three-year low.  Currently, the median down payment is 9 percent for first-time home buyers.  As low as this figure is, it's still much higher than it was during the housing boom when about half of all first-time buyers made no...
The National Association of Realtors is predicting continued home value increases based on current market trends of low inventory, high demand, and reduced foreclosure activity.  In addition, real estate economists also anticipate residential rental rates to rise over the next few years due in pa...
Freddie Mac posted a $2.9 billion profit for the third quarter of 2012, a huge improvement from the $4.4 billion loss posted one year ago.  This is the second consecutive quarter that Freddie has not required any extra bailout money from the US government. As foreclosures drop, home prices stabil...
Looking for fun this weekend?  Here’s a list of events in Montgomery County, MD that just about everyone can enjoy!   WinterGlow 2012 Art Show & Sale When:  November 9       Where:  Art League of Germantown at 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown, MD 20874 What:  40 artists will showcase fine con...
Since the beginning of the housing crisis, millions of homeowners have found themselves pinned in by their financial circumstances and chained to a mortgage on which they owe more than their home is worth. In the past, homeowners enduring these challenges had very few options, and most would be f...
If you're planning to search homes in Silver Spring, MD during the fall and winter months, be prepared to encounter unique challenges and opportunities alike.  Challenges There will be significantly less inventory to choose from, so it may take longer to find your "dream home."  Lower inventory g...
If you are in the business of real estate investing, you are probably familiar with the mantra:  location, location, location.  You can change the color of the walls, the interior furnishings...even a home's layout, but you cannot change the location. A home's proximity to reputable schools, shop...

Emcee M.Arah

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