The Eastern Shore of Maryland is your window to water and waterfront adventure all summer long in this breathtaking part of the country. Talbot County & Queen Anne’s County have over eight hundred miles of waterfront on the Chesapeake Bay. There are festivals and annual events along with hiking, boating, golfing, bird watching, and fishing [...]
I seem to get this question a lot these days and it is a question that has no simple answer. One easy way to approach it is to look at the interest savings relative to the costs.
On average it costs .75% or less plus appraisal to do it. Let’s be liberal on expenses and say 1%.
On a $400,000 mortgage that would be $4,000. So let’s say [...]
I had a lot of questions and comments this week from my recent blog post: Where Are We?
The top question was:
How do I go about buying a new home when I need or want to sell my existing home first?
This, of course, is one of our toughest situations right now as it is nearly impossible to find a seller that will accept a home sale [...]
It has been a just amazing year, actually two. When I wrote a market condition report for a local bank in January of 2020, nearly 22 months ago, before I knew what Covid was, I made a couple [...]
Jarred Roth and Gillian Holdstein outside Mr. Roth's New York City apartment. CREDIT: KHOLOOD EID FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
By Rachel Feintzeig and Ben Eisen
June 17, 2020, 5:24 p.m. EDT
Coronavirus prompts Americans to reassess the need to reside near hot job markets
Gillian Holdstein and Jarred Roth were both in California for business in March when the pandemic hit. So the New Yorkers decided to stay for [...]