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Frederick Real Estate Market Trends

Frederick Real Estate Market Trends

Frederick County Real Estate Market Update Provided by The Highland Group  ~ January 2017 Real Estate activity in Frederick County is UP! Everything’s UP. Here is a snapshot of Frederick County real estate statistics in January: Real Estate Trends in Frederick Md Average Home Sales Price:  $314,300 , up from last year by 5%, and up 7% from last… Continue Reading


Understanding Your FICO Score

Understanding Your FICO Score

In today’s environment of tighter lending standards, it’s more important than ever to handle money and credit intelligently and carefully. Although credit scores are not the only determining factor in deciding the credit-worthiness of a borrower, they are an important part of the process. Good credit scores can mean a lower interest rate, which can… Continue Reading


Homeownership, Buying and Selling Frederick MD: What to Expect in 2017

Homeownership, Buying and Selling Frederick MD: What to Expect in 2017

Central Maryland Real Estate Predictions for 2017 It’s that time of year again…and the Highland’s are getting out the crystal ball. I’ll be honest, when the market is in positive territory, we love to share our opinions, without feeling like they’re wild guesses. When there’s a lot of negative news, we’re pretty quiet. In matters… Continue Reading


Six Things to Consider Before You Buy Your First Home

Six Things to Consider Before You Buy Your First Home

Buying a home is probably one of the biggest purchases most people ever make. It is certainly an important part of a life-long financial plan. If you’re thinking about becoming a homeowner, there are at least six things to consider before you buy your first home: 1. Your creditworthiness Is your credit healthy? In today’s… Continue Reading


Frederick Real Estate Market Report November 2016

Frederick Real Estate Market Report November 2016

Real Estate Market Activity for Frederick County –November 2016 provided by the Highland Group Real Estate activity in Frederick County is UP! Eveything’s UP. Here is a snapshot of Frederick County real estate statistics: Real Estate Statistics in Frederick Md Average Home Sales Price:  $324,357 , up from last year by 12%, and up 7% from last… Continue Reading


What is “Buyer Agency” in Real Estate?

What is “Buyer Agency” in Real Estate?

What is Buyer Agency in Real Estate? Representation If you’ve bought or sold real estate in Maryland since 1999, you’ve been given an “Agency Disclosure” amongst the myriad of paperwork your real estate agent hands you.  The Agency Disclosure is not a binding agreement to anything, it is merely a statement disclosing the various types… Continue Reading