Welcome to our blog where we post upcoming events, local community information, national news, and, of course, great real estate listings!  We are a group of dedicated Realtors who hope to contribute to the growth of our wonderful Baltimore communities.  

You’ll find links for any number of interests, including the Maryland State Fairgrounds, Ladew Gardens, Merriweather Post Pavilion and, of course, the Ravens’ M&T Bank Stadium and Orioles’ Camden yards.

For current homeowners, we have tips and tricks and advice on keeping your home’s value growing.

If you’re in the market for a new home, you can check out school information and neighborhood statistics.

We’ll be updating events and posting new articles, on a regular basis, so check back often.  You never know what you’ll find!

 

 

 

June 19, 2017

This Week Around Town 6/19/17-6/25/17

Stuff To Do This Week!

 

The Orioles host the Cleveland Indians June 19th through 22nd, and are away, playing the Tampa Bay Rays, June 23rd through 25th. 

 

Baltimore Orioles Website

 

John Legend, in concert, at the Merriweather Post Pavilion, June 20th.

 

John Legend

 

Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton, at the Merriweather Post Pavilion, June 23rd.

 

Steve Miller Band & Peter Frampton

 

Luke Bryan, at the Merriweather Post Pavilion, June 25th.

 

Luke Bryan

 

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, at Royal Farms Arena, June 3rd.

 

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

 

Fireworks Sale, starting June 22nd through July 5th, at the Maryland Fairgrounds.

 

Fireworks Sale!

 

Gem & Jewelry Show, June 23rd-25th, at the Maryland Fairgrounds.

 

Gem & Jewelry Sale

 

Yearling Show – American Horse Breeders Association, June 25th, at the Maryland Fairgrounds.

 

Yearling Show-MD Horse Breeders Association

Posted in Events, Sporting Events
June 12, 2017

This Week Around Town 6/12/17-6/18/17

Happenings In The Area!

 

The Orioles host the Chicago White Sox in a four game series, beginning tonight, June 12th through June 15th, then go on to face the St. Louis Cardinals, on their home turf, June 16 through June 18th.

 

Baltimore Orioles Website

 

Third eye Blind in concert, June 18th at the Pier 6 Pavilion.

 

Third Eye Blind

 

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds in concert, June 18th at Merriweather Post Pavilion.

 

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds

 

Journey in concert, June 14th, at the Royal Farms Arena.

 

Journey

 

Train Show – Makin Tracks, LLC, June 17th and 18th, at the Maryland Fairgrounds.

 

Train Show

 

Breakers Invitational Lacrosse Tournament, June 17th and 18th, at the Maryland Fairgrounds.

 

Lacrosse Tournament

 

Yappy Hour with BHS – The Hunt Valley Towne Centre hosts a social event for dogs and their owners, with proceeds going to the Baltimore Humane Society, June 15th.

 

Yappy Hour - Bring Your Dog!

Posted in Events, Sporting Events
June 5, 2017

Tidy Up the Ugly Stuff In Your Home

Check out this great article on prettying up the eye-sores in your home: 35 No-Brainer Ways to Hide the Ugly Stuff in Your House, by Clara MacLellan, on HGTV.com.

Hide the Ugly Stuff In Your House Article

 

Posted in Home Ownership
June 5, 2017

This Week Around Town 6/05/17-6/11/17

Big Sports and Music Concert Week!

It’s the O’s vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates, at home, June 6th and 7th, vs. the Washington Nationals, away, June 8th, and vs. the NY Yankees, away, June 9th, 10th and 11th.

 

Orioles Official Website

 

Bryan Adams, in concert, at the Pier 6 Pavilion, June 11th.

 

Bryan Adams

 

Paul Simon, in concert, with Sarah McLachlan, June 9th, at the Merriweather Post Pavilion.

 

Paul Simon

 

Jack Johnson, in concert, with Lake Street Dive, June 11th, at the Merriweather Post Pavilion.

 

Jack Johnson

 

Chance The Rapper, in concert, June 6th, at Royal Farms Arena.

 

Chance The Rapper

 

Neil Diamond, in concert, June 9th, at Royal Farms Arena.

 

Neil Diamond

 

BARC! Animal Adoption, A multi-shelter mega event, June 10th, at the Maryland Fair Grounds.

 

BARC! Animal Adoption

 

ABC Summer Bonanza Cattle Show, June 10th and 11th, at the Maryland Fair Grounds.

 

Cattle Show

Posted in Events, Sporting Events
May 30, 2017

This Week Around Town 5/30/17-6/04/17

Lots to do this first unofficial weekend of summer!

 

The Baltimore Orioles continue their battle against the NY Yankees, today and tomorrow, May 30, 31.  Then they go up against the Boston Red Sox, June 1st-4th.  Go cheer the O’s on!!

 

Baltimore Orioles Website

 

Hang with the Ravens, this weekend, at their Beach Bash, in Ocean City, June 1st-3rd.

 

Baltimore Ravens Website

 

Listen to great music at the Capital Jazz Fest, June 2nd-4th, at Merriweather Post Pavilion.

 

Capital Jazz Fest

 

LAX Splash Lacrosse Tournament – Aloha Tournaments June 2nd-4th at the Maryland Fair Grounds.

 

LAX Splash Lacrosse Tournament

 

Driving Competition  -MD Motor Truck Association, Inc, June 3rd at the Maryland Fair Grounds.

 

Driving Competition

 

Filipino Festival – Katipunan Filipino Americas Association of MD, June 3rd at the Maryland Fair Grounds.

 

Filipino Festival

 

The Foodscape Revolution with Brie Arthur, June 1st, at Ladew Topiary Gardens.  It’s part of their Special Evening and Dinner Lecture series.

 

The Foodscape Revolution

 

Great Grapes Wine and Food Festival, June 3rd & 4th, at Oregon Ridge.

 

Great Grapes Wine Festival

 

Gershwin’s An American in Paris, June 2nd-4th, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. 

 

An American In Paris - BSO Website

 

WTMD presents its June First Thursdays event, June 1st.

 

First Thursdays

 

Friday Night Live, June 2nd, at Hunt Valley Towne Centre.

 

Friday Night Live

 

Orioles Champion Meet & Greet, June 3rd at Greetings & Readings, with Rick Dempsey

 

Orioles Champion Meet & Greet - Rick Dempsey

 

Posted in Events, Sporting Events
May 22, 2017

This Week Around Town 5/22/17-5/29/17

Baltimore Orioles vs Minnesota Twins May 22nd and May 23rd at 7:05pm, May 24th at 12:35pm and they kick off Memorial Day with the first in a series of 3 against the New York Yankees, May 29st at 1:05pm.

 

Orioles Official Website

 

Cattle Show – Atlantic National Angus Foundation, May 26th-28th , Maryland Fair Grounds

 

Cattle Show at the Fairgrounds

 

Repticon Baltimore Reptile & Exotic Animal Show, May 27th-28th, Maryland Fair Grounds

 

Repticon Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Posted in Events, Sporting Events
May 15, 2017

What's the right price for your house?

Check out the following article for some tips: How To Price A House To Sell Like Hotcakes, by Angela Colley, January 20, 2016, on Realtor.com.

 

Pricing A House To Sell

May 15, 2017

This Week Around Town 5/15/17-5/21/17

Here are some happenings, in the area, for this week!

 

Baltimore Orioles vs Toronto Blue Jays May 19th at 7:05pm, May 20th at 7:35pm and May 21st at 1:35pm.

 

Baltimore Orioles

 

Dierks Bentley at Merriweather Post Pavilion, May 19th 

 

Dierks Bentley in Concert!

 

Movie with Orchestra:  E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial in Concert - Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, May 18-21, 2017

 

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Movie and Orchestra Event!

 

Six O’Clock Sessions – Unpacking the Moving Process, Live Baltimore

 

Unpacking the Moving Process - Seminar

 

POPS Concert with Baltimore Philharmonic Orchestra at Hunt Valley Towne Centre, May 20th, 2017 1:00 and 2:00pm

 

Baltimore Philharmonic Orchestra Performance

Posted in Events, Sporting Events
May 8, 2017

Find Your Clutter Personality!

 

Do you have a clutter personality? 

Apparently, we all do.  Read the following article, posted on HGTV’s website, from DK Books – Houseworks, to find out yours!

 

Clutter Personalities

May 8, 2017

This Week Around Town 5/08/17-5/14/17

Here's What's Happening This Weekend!

 

Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals May 8th and 9th at 7:05pm.

 

     Baltimore Orioles Website

 

Ryan Adams and Band at the Merriweather Post Pavilion, May 12th 

 

     Ryan Adams & Band in Concert!

 

Buying Into Baltimore - $5000 Incentive Tours in Baltimore City, May 13th

 

     $5000 Baltimore City Home Buying Incentive

 

Posted in Events, Sporting Events