Real estate

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Snakes In Walls: Realtor Accused Of Selling Infested Home

An Annapolis couple says their real estate agent knew their future home was infested with snakes but sold it to them anyway.

06/03/2015

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3 Md. Communities Rank As ‘Best Small Towns’ in America

Three Maryland communities made the list of “Best Small Towns” in America, according to a new ranking.

06/03/2015

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Prince George’s County Detective Cracks Real-Estate Scam

It started out as a favor for a colleague. A clerk in the Prince George’s County police department asked Lt. Charles Duelley to investigate after she found people living in what should have been her vacant Cheltenham house.

06/01/2015

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Harbor East Welcoming Plans For New High Rise

Planning for growth. Right now, Baltimore ranks eighth in the country for the number of people who live in the city’s downtown.

10/19/2014

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Bethesda, Rockville on Snobbiest Small Cities List

A real estate website has named two Montgomery County cities among the top 10 snobbiest small cities in America.

07/25/2014

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Mixed Results: U.S. Housing Market Resembled The 2014 World Cup In June

The latest residential data shows key indicators in housing are mixed. The market is said to be recovering, but not yet recovered.

07/02/2014

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Houses Selling Like Hotcakes Here And There

Spring 2014 housing indicators tell us that procrastination is not the way forward for buyers.

04/30/2014

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Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate Recap

Due to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February’s real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.

03/01/2014

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Developer Buys Washington Post Building For $159M

The longtime headquarters building of The Washington Post is being sold to a real estate development company for $159 million.

11/27/2013

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U.S. Home Prices Rise In May By Most In 7 Years

U.S. home prices jumped 12.2 percent in May from a year ago, the most in seven years. The increase suggests the housing recovery is strengthening.

07/02/2013

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Bid For FBI Building Sets Off Regional Competition

The FBI’s announcement that it needs a new home has touched off a virtual real estate beauty contest, with communities around the region jockeying for the opportunity to attract the law enforcement agency — and attendant economic benefits — to their neighborhoods.

04/20/2013

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Real Estate Appraiser Gets 15 Months In Fraud

A real estate appraiser has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for preparing fraudulent appraisals of homes that resulted in losses of $2.4 million to Freddie Mac Fannie Mae.

04/19/2013

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