Local fair housing contest winner honored in Annapolis

April 29, 2019

Annapolis, Md. – Harper Hertrich, a third grader at Worcester Preparatory School, traveled to Annapolis with family, teachers, and representatives from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 for a special recognition ceremony with Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd...

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Home sales up despite mortgage rate increase

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – Local housing market activity was unhindered by last month’s considerable mortgage rate increase, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal).   Residential settlements in October 2018 were up by 12.3 percent overall compared...

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Contracts, inventory, home prices up on Lower Shore

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – Contracts, inventory, and home prices are up on Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal). May 2018 saw an overall 7.6 percent increase in contracts, or pending sales, compared to the same time...

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Second quarter kicks off with increased housing inventory

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The second quarter of 2018 kicked off with increased housing inventory, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal).   April 2018 saw an overall 4.6 percent increase in residential listings, compared to the same time last year...

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February market opens good buying window

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – Local home prices are down, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). February 2018 saw an overall 25.2 percent dip in single family home and condominium average sale prices compared to the same time last month in Somerset,...

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Holiday real estate market shows increased activity

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The holidays on Maryland’s Lower Eastern Shore boasted a slight increase in real estate activity, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). December 2017 saw an overall one percent jump in single family home and condominium...

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Local market sees increased contracts, settlements in November

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The local real estate market is seeing increased pending contracts and settlements compared to last year, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). November 2017 saw a 7.7 percent jump in single family home and condominium...

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October housing data reflects increased market activity

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The local real estate market is seeing increased pending contracts and home prices compared to last year, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). October 2017 saw a 29.7 percent jump in single family home and condominium...

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Local REALTORS® see increased contracts, settlements in July

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – Local REALTORS® saw a spike in market activity throughout July, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). July 2017 saw a four percent overall increase in single family home and condominium contract starts compared to the same...

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Lower Shore kicks off autumn with increased contracts, settlements

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – Local listings continue to decline, but the Lower Eastern Shore’s available inventory is selling, according to the latest figures from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). September 2016 showed an overall 5.9 percent increase in new contracts, or pending...

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