Coastal Welcomes 26 New Members

November 22, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   November 21st, 2022 Coastal Welcomes 26 New Members  (Top row from left) Rob Fuller with ERA Martin, Frank Killan with Coldwell Banker, Angel Chaconas with Coldwell Banker, Alyssa Linton with Keller Williams, Eric Johnson with ERA Martin, Joe Lavin with Compass,...

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Coastal installs 2022-23 Board of Directors

October 14, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 14th, 2022 Coastal installs 2022-23 Board of Directors   (From left) Kate Deckenback, Colby Phippin, Terrence McGowan, Steve Parsons, Austin Whitehead, Lauren Bunting, Brigit Taylor, Grace Masten, Frances Sterling, Veronica Bishop (Not pictured) Cameron Drew, and...

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Coastal Association of REALTORS® appoints new Association Executive

August 31, 2022

Berlin, Md. – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) announced today that Bernie Flax, CRS, WHC, RSPS has joined its staff as the new Chief Executive Officer to lead the association’s staff and serve its over 1,000 local REALTOR® and affiliate members. Flax brings 17 years of local MD...

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Interest Rates and Inventory Rise as Listings and Prices Drop

August 19, 2022

August 19th, 2022   Interest Rates and Inventory Rise as Listings and Prices Drop       Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The seasons are changing and so is the market on the Lower Shore. Last month home sales dropped by 27% across Maryland and dropped 20.9% locally. Interest rates continue to...

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Coastal Welcomes 24 New Members

August 15, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   August 15th, 2022   Coastal Welcomes 24 New Members    (Top row from left) Kasey Barlow with Long and Foster, Richard Marts with Keller Williams, Traci Johnson with Whitehead Real Estate Executives, Tyantha Randall with Keller Williams, Molly McEvoy with Iron...

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Housing Market Continues to Slow

July 28, 2022

July 28th, 2022   Housing Market Continues to Slow       Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The market is starting to slow down and that could be a good thing. In June we saw home prices and interest rates dip and inventory grow.     The median home price is 15.1% higher than it was in June...

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REALTORS® to hold 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament!

July 15, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20th, 2022 REALTORS® to hold 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament!   Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® is proud to announce that Engel and Völker of Ocean City is the presenting sponsor for the 2022 Coastal Association of REALTORS®...

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Sales Slow as Interest Rates Rise

June 27, 2022

  June 27th, 2022   Sales Slow as Interest Rates Rise       Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – Interest rates have been rising steadily and we are seeing a slowdown in the market because of that. Between rising costs of homes and now higher interest rates buyers, especially first-time buyers,...

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Colin Zimmerman Receives Trainer Certification

June 15, 2022

  Congratulations to Colin Zimmerman, the Governmental Affairs Director with Coastal Association of REALTORS®.  Colin was recently certified as a Trainer for Best Practices for Choosing REALTOR® Champions.  Colin is now available to teach a three-hour training session that provides best...

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Historic Highs and Historic Lows

May 16, 2022

May 17th, 2022   Historic Highs and Historic Lows       Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – $400,000 was the median sales price for homes in Worcester County last month and that was a historic high. For the lower three counties combined the median price was $325,000 which was also a historic high...

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