From the Archive
By HOM Editor | January 1, 2020
In December, the median price of Maryland homes sold increased by 4.5%.
By HOM Editor | December 1, 2019
As 2019 draws to a close, statewide sales and price trends remain steady. Average home prices rose by 4.5 percent while the median price increased by 5.2 percent compared to the same time in 2018. For more details, see “Housing Market Remains Stable” f …
By HOM Editor | November 19, 2019
The start of the final quarter of 2019 reveals a steady real estate market throughout the state, according to housing statistics released by Maryland REALTORS®.
By HOM Editorial Team | April 9, 2015
With easy access to public transit becoming an increasingly important feature for homebuyers in urban areas, the Greater Capital Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR) is working with state and local officials, developers and business leaders to make a rapid …
PAST CALLS FOR ACTION
Oppose higher tax rates on real estate transactions
May 7, 2020
Howard County, MD residents are being asked to send a message to the Howard County Council to vote NO on proposed property tax increases.
New Taxes in Frederick County, MD
March 2, 2020
Residents were asked to speak out against an increase the “recordation tax” that is applied to real estate transactions to fund agriculture preservation in favor of other alternatives.
We Need the Maryland First-Time Homebuyers Savings Account
February 21, 2018
Maryland residents were asked to contact the state legislature in supporting of the Maryland First-Time Homebuyers Savings Account program.
A look at how the pandemic has changed which features are the most important to prospective home buyers.
Historic preservation projects funded by grants through organizations like the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund are good for cities.
See the list of states with some of the fastest rising home insurance rates in the country.
Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code allows a real estate property, used for business or held as an investment, to be exchanged for another property that is of “like-kind.”
As the pandemic continues, homeowners are feeling the need for to increase the space or layout of their home. As a result, home renovations are booming.