Purchasing a condo for Christmas? Here are some things to consider.
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Purchasing a condo for Christmas? Here are some things to consider.

An abridged guide for anyone looking to purchase a vacation home in Ocean City while avoiding common mistakes.  For some lucky families, a beach house might be on the top of the Christmas wishlist.  However, there are a…

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The top 10 reasons to own real estate in Ocean City
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The top 10 reasons to own real estate in Ocean City

It’s time to make your favorite vacation spot your home. Ocean City proves false the old adage “the grass is always greener on the other side” because, well, the grass here really is greener. The shine doesn’t dull…

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City secures boat ramp land after third-party sale
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City secures boat ramp land after third-party sale

(Oct. 31, 2014) The book is finally closing on the effort to build a public boat ramp at 64th Street – but the project still has enough unresolved political intrigue to sink a library. The Town of Ocean…

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City approves revision of Broad Marsh housing development
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City approves revision of Broad Marsh housing development

(June 21, 2013) In yet another example of the city’ ongoing adaptation to the post-bubble real estate market, the town’s Planning and Zoning Commission this week approved a new plan for the Broad Marsh development, which will now…

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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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