Real Estate Report 3/22/13
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Real Estate Report 3/22/13

Roundtable discussion LAUREN BUNTING ■ Contributing Writer (March 22, 2013) Earlier this month, the National Association of Realtors held a roundtable discussion with executives from three leading lenders: Chase Mortgage Banking, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage and Quicken Loans.…

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Real Estate Report 2/22/13
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Real Estate Report 2/22/13

Worcester Co. sales for 2012 ‘At a Glance’ (Feb. 22, 2013) With figures being reported for 2012 “At a Glance” by the Maryland Association of Real­­­tors, we are able to take a look back at the year as…

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02.15.13 Real Estate Report
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02.15.13 Real Estate Report

FHA introduces changes to help strengthen financial health  Measures help manage, protect single-family insurance programs LAUREN BUNTING ■ Contributing Writer (Feb. 15, 2013) In a recent Housing of Urban Development news release, a series of changes were announced…

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ResortQuest names top Dec. producers
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ResortQuest names top Dec. producers

(Jan. 11, 2013) ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced its December top producers for its southeast Sussex County, Del. locations. Tammy Hadder and Anna Meiklejohn of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office were top listing agents. Other top listing…

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MHLA predicts new opportunities, but also legislative clog, for state tourism
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MHLA predicts new opportunities, but also legislative clog, for state tourism

(Jan. 11, 2013) With the new year and a new General Assembly convening on Wednesday, local prognosticators say that the local tourism industry will have to lobby actively for state support and to prepare for the possible benefits…

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Newseptic regs in coming year could be costly
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Newseptic regs in coming year could be costly

REAL ESTATE REPORT LAUREN BUNTING ¦ Contributing Writer (Nov. 30, 2012) New regulations set to take effect in 2013 may prove very costly for those looking to build a home requiring a septic system or even upgrade an…

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OC PLANNING & ZONING BRIEFS  11/30
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OC PLANNING & ZONING BRIEFS 11/30

ZACK HOOPES ¦ Staff Writer (Nov. 30, 2012) The Ocean City Planning and Zoning Commission discussed the following items at its Nov. 20 session: Redevelopment approved at downtown Fat Daddy’s The commission approved — on the condition that…

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OC developers switch condos to fee simple in sluggish economy
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OC developers switch condos to fee simple in sluggish economy

ZACK HOOPES ¦ Staff Writer Preliminary layouts for new cross-streets can be seen at the future site of the Broad Marsh townhouse development. Originally conceived as a condo project, the city’s Planning and Zoning Commission has given tentative…

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Financing for fixer-upper properties
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Financing for fixer-upper properties

LAUREN BUNTING ¦ Contributing Writer (Nov. 16, 2012) Have you ever searched homes online, come across a house with a great price, but once you scroll through the pictures you see that it needs a lot of work,…

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Aftermath of storm affects real estate
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Aftermath of storm affects real estate

LAUREN BUNTING ¦ Contributing Writer (Nov. 9, 2012) In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, real estate sales and refinance timelines are being affected. Homes that were under contract and scheduled for a settlement have been experiencing delays due…

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