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New MLS – what does it mean to buyers and sellers?

We have a new MLS – Multiple Listing Service – in the Maryland-DC-Virginia area. Actually, it is a huge database, covering Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, D.C, and West Virginia. Most agents aren’t licensed to sell real estate in … Continue reading

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2010 Taxes – Items of Note

I’ll be kicking this post to the top rather frequently as I find tax links that matter, especially as they have to do with real estate. Charitable Donations. There are some changes in charitable donations that might affect people who … Continue reading

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Real Estate and Filing Your 1040 in 2010

Free From Broke bills itself as a “Personal Finance Blog for Regular Folks”. I was reading today’s post, Changes On The IRS Form 1040 This Year…How Does It Affect You, when the following three items jumped out at me: 1) … Continue reading

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Top 10 Maryland Real Estate Fun Facts – #10

Every couple of  years, the Maryland Association of REALTORS® compiles 10 facts about real estate’s role in the Maryland Economy. Drum roll… #10 – For every 100 lost real estate jobs, the are an additional 64 jobs lost. Those 164 … Continue reading

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New Year, New Cell Phone

How great it is when your current cell phone contract expires, your cell phone starts to misbehave and Consumer Reports reviews cell phones and providers — all in the same month? As you are probably aware, cell phones are a … Continue reading

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