Category Archives: Buying

How to Shop for a Mortgage Rate in Carroll County

How to Shop for a Mortgage Rate Whether you’re buying a home in Sykesville, Eldersburg, Westminster, Woodbine, Mt Airy, Finksburg, Taneytown, Hampstead or Manchester- Comparing mortgage rates sounds simple ‐ just call various mortgage lenders and ask what their current … Continue reading

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The Carroll County Real Estate Market in 2015

Where will the Carroll County Real Estate Market go in 2015? First, we have to look back at the year just ending 2014. Overall Carroll County Real Estate surpassed its breakout year of 2013, but not by much. The average … Continue reading

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Carroll County Real Estate is Starting to Bloom in 2014

Real Estate here in Carroll County Maryland is finally starting to push it’s green shoots through the never ending winter of sluggish sales. The 1st quarter of 2014 ended in a freak snowstorm and is in the books. When the finally … Continue reading

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Carroll County Real Estate 2013 Review

Carroll Real Estate took a big leap forward in 2013, with the areas of Eldersburg, Sykesville, Mt Airy and Finksburg leading the way. Gains were seen across the board in the rest of the Carroll County including Westminster, Taneytown, Hampstead … Continue reading

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The Changing Real Estate Market in Carroll County Maryland

The Real Estate market here in Carroll County turned the corner in 2012. For the first time since 2006, the average sold price of homes was up, year over year. The number of available properties for sale (inventory) continued its … Continue reading

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How is Carroll County Doing in 2012

Below are the latest stats on how Carroll County is doing this year. First is the number of Sold listing per month: Next is the average sales price. This graph goes back to 2009. It “appears” we hit bottom in … Continue reading

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Finding a “Deal” in Carroll County

The statistics show it’s still a “Buyer’s Market” in Carroll County. Inventory is high and sold prices continue to have a downward trend.  Sellers have gotten the message- after years of denial. More and more listings in Carroll County are … Continue reading

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Your first steps to buying a home in Carroll County

  Your first steps to buying a home in Carroll County.  Whether you’re thinking about purchasing a home in Carroll County or any county in Maryland, there are some key steps and decisions that need to be completed. If more … Continue reading

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Why Carroll County Maryland?? It feels like home.

“Why Carroll County Maryland??” …..Because it feels like home.  I moved to Carroll County over 20 years ago when I was looking to start and raise my family.  I was from the DC suburbs and had been to Carroll County several … Continue reading

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