Does an Inground Pool Affect Property Value?

In ground Pool

If you’re interested in some fun projects that will provide your family with some fun and add to the value of your property at the same time, it’s likely that adding an inground pool has crossed your mind a time or two. However, according to the experts, adding a pool may not always be a […]


5 Tips for Working with Your First REALTOR

First Realtor

A REALTOR is a licensed agent who belongs to the National Association of REALTORS, which is the largest group of its kind in the country. If you’re buying your first home, then there’s a good chance you’ll also be working with your first REALTOR. Below are five tips for getting the most out of your […]


How to Clean the Outside of Your Home the Right Way

Home Pressure Washing

With spring in the air, there’s a good chance that you’re already working on getting the interior of your home all cleaned out. However, if you haven’t cleaned the outside part of your home, there’s no time like the present. Below are some helpful hints for scrubbing your home exterior and making things look like […]


SDAT’s 2019 Homeowners’ and Renters’ Tax Credit Applications Now Available

Tax Credit

The Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT) today announced that 2019 Homeowners’ and Renters’ Tax Credit applications are now available. SDAT strongly recommends that Marylanders consider whether they may be eligible to receive a Homeowners’ or Renters’ Tax Credit and to submit an application before the deadline on September 3. These two tax credit programs alone saved […]



Are you Ready for Tax Day?

Tax Day

Tax day is just over a month away, and the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is now in effect, which means there are new requirements for homeowners. The media covered the changes in much detail in early 2018, and I wanted to share a few housing-related highlights with you as you get ready to file […]





5 Inexpensive Home Updates to Consider in 2019

Home Updates

With the New Year’s celebration behind us and the rest of 2019 ahead, it’s the perfect time to start thinking of ways to update your home. Even if a home renovation or remodeling project is not in the cards for you this year, there are several budget-friendly ways to transform your home. Here are five […]