Tag Archives: Maryland Realtor

Best Wedding Gift Ever: A House Via the FHA Bridal Registry

Fantastic article written and reported by Tara-Nicholle Nelson on TimeMoneyland Little-known HUD program allows couples, graduates and expectant parents to amass cash gifts from friends and family into a down payment on an FHA mortgage. When I told my father … Continue reading

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Debt Ceiling increased, Mortgage Rates Drop!

Mortgage rates plummeted last week and continue to drop this week. The 30-year fixed rate, usually the most popular choice for prospective homeowners, dropped to 4.45% from 4.57% last week, which represents its lowest point since last November, according to … Continue reading

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Buying vs Renting, the age old question

Many times I am approached with the question “should I rent or buy a home”.  I came across this fantastic document that weighs the pro’s and con’s of Buying vs Renting.  With interest rates being at or near historic lows … Continue reading

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New Listing: 1511 Fair Oak Drive

You are going to fall in love with this end-unit townhouse. Nearly 3000 finished square feet, this house has a gorgeous kitchen with Granite Counters, stainless steel appliances, Hardwood floors in kitchen & family room, gas fireplace, deck off of … Continue reading

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Rate on 30-year fixed mortgage falls to 4.78 pct

Fixed mortgage rates dipped this week, with the rate on the 30-year loan staying under 5 percent and the 15-year loan falling below 4 percent. Freddie Mac says the average rate on the 30-year loan fell to 4.78 percent from … Continue reading

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How real estate agents sell their homes for more

I came across this article and wanted to share this with my clients, peers and future clients. I speak to many people who try to sell their homes on their own (FSBO). I applaud those people who try to sell … Continue reading

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DC Foreclosure & REO Sales — A Dangerous No Fly Zone

Article written by: Bryan Malickson, Champion Title & Settlements, Inc. Ah, the District of Columbia, where to begin. To those of us in the business, just the mention of working in DC with the Recorder of Deeds, the Office of … Continue reading

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Regulators scrutinizing bank loan practices

Report: SEC looking at banks that restructure loans to make them look healthier The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is scrutinizing U.S. banks that have restructured troubled loans in order to make them appear healthier than they really are, according … Continue reading

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David Abramson, featured Realtor profile in the latest issue of Bethesda Magazine

Pick-up a copy of the March/April issue of Bethesda Magazine. The magazine did a feature on David Abramson in the Realtor profiles. Buy a copy today and go to page 191 and check me out! If you or someone you … Continue reading

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Investors snap up cheap homes, new buyers miss out

In addition to the article I posted earlier this week “Housing start hit a four-month high in January” The following article shows that investors are purchasing property using cash purchasing property while first time buyers are down for January. The … Continue reading

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