Odenton Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Odenton, MD continually updated from thousands of sources.
Monday Nov 10 | via The Baltimore Sun
Home sales in the Baltimore area jumped in October for the third straight monthly increase over last year, as median prices continued to be dragged down by a steep rise in distressed property sales, according to a real estate analyst's report. "All in all it was a good month," said Corey Hart, senior product manager for RealEstate Business Intelligence, which produces the report. Comment?
Sep 16, 2014 | via The Maryland Gazette
Since it was privatized by County Executive Robert Neall in 1993, Arundel Community Development Services also provided financing to create or rehabilitate 56 group homes for people with special needs, provided funding that kept 2,491 people from landing on the street and helped created 200 beds for homeless county residents. "We're a fine-oiled machine now," said Kathleen Koch, has been executive director of ACDS since the day it was created. Comment?
Oct 11, 2014 | via The Maryland Gazette
Vines scramble up the side of the house. A board covers a broken window pane. The grass is now cut, but there's still a cracked garage and fading paint, and a backyard with stained sheds and a lonely tire swing. Comment?
Oct 2, 2014 | via Hometown Annapolis
Bankruptcy may be the easiest and fastest way to deal with debt problems, but is it the right choice for you? During the calendar year 2013, 1 million bankruptcy petitions were filed by individuals with predominantly consumer debt. This is debt incurred to pay for personal, family or household expenses or goods. Comment?
Sep 10, 2014 | via The Baltimore Sun
The median home price in the Baltimore metro area fell in August for the second month in a row as the number of the homes on the market continued to rise, according to a monthly report published Wednesday. The median sales price for the region dipped to $245,000, dropping 2.8 percent last month compared with the same period in 2013, according to the survey by RealEstate Business Intelligence, a subsidiary of the MRIS multiple-listing service. Comment?
Friday | via Business Journal
Prince George's County was one of the hardest-hit parts of Maryland during the foreclosure crisis, and now a new program is aimed at boosting homeownership there. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via WUSA-TV Washington
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. -- Prince George's County has introduced a new initiative designed to help young people buy their first home. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Daily Record
Baltimore's Cordish Cos. and Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment Inc. have been approved by Pennsylvania for their final gaming license for the proposed Live Hotel and Casino in Philadelphia , the companies announced on Tuesday. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via The Washington Post
If you live in Maryland and your real estate agent refuses to refer you to a mortgage lender, he isn't being rude. Real estate agents making referrals to service providers in Maryland can now be fined up to $5,000 if they violate a new state Real Estate Commission regulation. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via Patch.com
Stevensville is most expensive market in the state and 14th most expensive in the U.S., with an average listing price of $1,009,530. Today, Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC released its 2014 Home Listing Report, which ranks the affordability of 34 real estate markets in Maryland as well as more than 1,900 markets nationwide. Comment?
1 hr ago | via TwinCities
Frank Bascombe is back. The failed novelist, onetime sportswriter and real estate agent has been spotted again in his fictional New Jersey town of Haddam. Comment?
15 min ago | via Credit.com
Making extra money without much work - it can seem almost too good to be true. Yet we've all heard of a friend who is making a killing with investment properties. Comment?
22 min ago | via Patch.com
Christopher A. Chasse, 45, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge George A. O'Toole, Jr. to eight years in prison and three years of supervised release. In August 2014, Chasse pleaded guilty to 10 counts of wire fraud in connection with a mortgage fraud scheme. Comment?
36 min ago | via St. Augustine Record
Just as in the rest of Florida, St. Johns County has significant reliance on low-wage workers - and plenty of people who need those jobs. But upsetting that simple equation is the fact that there is a short supply of housing that those making $8-10 an hour can possibly afford. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Automotive News
The statistical method the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau uses to identify which consumers belong to minority groups correctly identified African-American borrowers only 24 percent of the time. That was one of the findings of a nearly yearlong study commissioned by the American Financial Services Association, a lender group with offices in Washington. Comment?
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