Archive for January, 2015

Clarksville MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Clarksville, MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014 Home prices were down a bit in Clarksville at the end of 2014 which is good news for buyers!  The average sold price for Clarksville MD Real Estate was $660,750, a decrease in price of -9.07% compared to the same December period last year! The median sales price for homes in Clarksville, […]

Columbia/Ellicott City in Howard County named #8 in top 10 places to live in the USA!

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

 Columbia/Ellicott City in Howard County named #8 in top 10 places to live in the USA!   Howard County, MD has done it again!  Money Magazine has named Columbia/Ellicott City the 8th best city to live in the United States!  Catonsville borders both of these areas so we enjoy most of their atributes as well! […]

Highland MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Highland MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014 Highland, MD is an unincorporated community in Western Howard County. Located at the junction of Highland Road, Maryland Route 216 and Maryland Route 108, and is still heavily influenced by its agrarian history; farms and horse fields are common in the area. The crossroads itself has […]

Marriottsville MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Marriottsville, MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014 The average sold price for Marriottsville, MD was $503,416, an increase of 18.13% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Marriottsville, MD for Nov 2014 to Dec 2014 was $530,000 based on 7 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased […]

Special Olympics Maryland Polar Bear Plunge – a chilly day of fun in 2015!

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Special Olympics Maryland Polar Bear Plunge – A chilly day of fun in 2015! The biggest fundraiser of the year for Special Olympics Maryland is the 19th Annual Maryland State Police POLAR BEAR PLUNGE at Sandy Point Park on Saturday, January 24th.  It is just outside Annapolis and pretty much under the Bay Bridge for […]

“The Tire Park” ~ The Hidden playground in Catonsville.

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

“The Tire Park” ~ The Hidden playground in Catonsville. Where is the Catonsville Tire Park? Catonsville isn’t a big town but there are lots of special places tucked in here.  The Tire Park that is part of the extensive Patapsco State Park is one of these places.  This kids play area can accommodate a wide […]

Elkridge MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Elkridge, MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014 The average sold price for Elkridge, MD Real Estate was $307,597, a decrease of  -7.69% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Elkridge, MD for Nov 2014 to Dec 2014 was $300,000 based on 32 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home […]

Fulton MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Fulton, MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014 The average sold price for Fulton, MD at the end of 2014 was $615,172, a decrease of -9.03% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Fulton, MD for Nov 2014 to Dec 2014 was $584,640 based on 9 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, […]

Columbia MD Real Estate Market Report – December 2014

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Columbia, MD is a 47 year old planned community located between Baltimore and Washington, DC in Howard County, MD.  This popular town is located in Howard County, Maryland  which has tons of national accolades for its excellent schools and commitment to community health and open space. The average sold price for Columbia MD was $316,179 – a decrease of […]

American history in Baltimore County – the Benjamin Banneker Museum!

Monday, January 19th, 2015

American history in Baltimore County – the Benjamin Banneker Museum! The Benjamin Banneker Park and Museum in Maryland almost didn’t happen. The largest original African American historical site in the country sat undiscovered for years – until an archaeological dig uncovered it in 1985.  The museum was opened to the public in 1998 and is now run by […]