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Real Estate

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Private Island Estate for $4.75M, Gated Homes, Pools and Sunrooms: Maryland WOW Houses

Private Island Estate for $4.75M, Gated Homes, Pools and Sunrooms: Maryland WOW Houses

Plus, multimillion-dollar digs in Edgewater, Towson; gated home in Bowie, and brick Colonial homes galore are among MD houses for sale.
MoCo WOW Houses: $1.9M Brand New Custom-Built Home; $675K Brick Colonial ; $865K Home with Hot Tub, Spa

MoCo WOW Houses: $1.9M Brand New Custom-Built Home; $675K Brick Colonial ; $865K Home with Hot Tub, Spa

These houses offer walls of windows in Bethesda; a study with bay windows in Silver Spring; a professionally landscaped yard in Rockville.
Governor's House, Bay View, Riverfront Properties, and $1.3M for Pro Chef Kitchen: Maryland WOW Houses

Governor's House, Bay View, Riverfront Properties, and $1.3M for Pro Chef Kitchen: Maryland WOW Houses

Plus, multimillion-dollar digs in Annapolis, Ellicott City and Bethesda; golf-course views in Edgewater and Columbia; and history in Bowie.
MoCo WOW Houses: $2.6M Home with Elevator; $975K Custom-Built Home; $725K Renovated Victorian Home

MoCo WOW Houses: $2.6M Home with Elevator; $975K Custom-Built Home; $725K Renovated Victorian Home

These WOW houses offer a home gym in Bethesda; a climate-controlled garage in Silver Spring; a deck and private yard in Rockville.
Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Are you doing the right thing with your real estate investments?
MoCo WOW Houses: French Country on a Golf Course for $6.25M; $1.1M for Acreage with Pool; Fallsgrove Colonial Under $1M

MoCo WOW Houses: French Country on a Golf Course for $6.25M; $1.1M for Acreage with Pool; Fallsgrove Colonial Under $1M

These Montgomery County WOW houses offer pools, sunroom, gourmet kitchens, wet bars, and one comes with a guest house.
MoCo WOW Houses: His and Her Garages, His and Her Master Suites

MoCo WOW Houses: His and Her Garages, His and Her Master Suites

These three Montgomery County all have WOW factor: cul-de-sacs, custom materials, a golf course view and more.
5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

Simple ways to improve the look of your rental unit.
5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

What real estate experts expect to see in 2014.
Living Large in Smaller Homes

Living Large in Smaller Homes

The answer to affordable housing lies in less space and more peace of mind.
5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

A look at the drawbacks to owning a home.
Most Expensive DC-Area Homes Sold: Maryland Doesn't Make Top 10

Most Expensive DC-Area Homes Sold: Maryland Doesn't Make Top 10

Find out the owners of the region's priciest homes on the real estate market in 2013.
5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

If you are headed out to open houses this weekend, you may want to download a few apps first.
Real Estate Check: Prices Up, Inventory Down in Montgomery County

Real Estate Check: Prices Up, Inventory Down in Montgomery County

Expect favorable conditions for buyers and sellers in 2014.
A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

How to make a little extra cash by renting out your living space through Airbnb.
The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

A run through of the basics for vacation home swapping.
Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

As cities across the country consider the power of eminent domain to help their residents in danger of foreclosure, America debates whether or not it is fair.
How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

A website tells you whether someone has died in a house.
Where Are the Homes Just Under $200,000?

Where Are the Homes Just Under $200,000?

The map below shows the number of owner-occupied homes valued between $150,000 and $199,999 in your neighborhood, as reported by the US Census Bureau.