Coastal to host charity golf tournament

January 4, 2019

Ocean City, Md. – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) will hold its 1st Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at the Ocean City Golf Club Seaside Course. Shotgun start is at 1 p.m., and the tournament is a four-person...

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Coastal hosts three local candidate forums

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) recently held three public candidate forums for upcoming county elections. The Worcester County Commissioners Forum was held on Thursday, May 31 at the Ocean Pines Branch of the Worcester County Public Library. Nine...

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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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Coastal visits Capitol Hill for Legislative Meetings

January 4, 2019

Washington, DC – During the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Annual Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, DC, REALTORS® from across the country, including members from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal), traveled to Capitol Hill to meet with their federal...

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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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Coastal REALTORS® hosts annual Legislative Reception

January 4, 2019

Salisbury, MD – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) held its annual Legislative Reception on Wednesday, May 10, 2018 at the Ward Museum.        (From left) Del. Charles Otto, Del. Carl Anderton, Del. Sheree Sample-Hughes, Sen. Jim Mathias, Coastal Director Grace Masten, Coastal...

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Williamson wins awards, graduates from Maryland REALTORS® Leadership Academy

January 4, 2019

Annapolis, Md. – Joni Williamson, president and associate broker of ERA Martin & Associates in Salisbury and secretary of the Executive Committee of the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) Board of Directors, was one of 20 graduates from the 2018 Maryland REALTORS® 18th Annual...

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CAR Reminder: Carbon monoxide alarms only required in some rentals

January 4, 2019

Lower Eastern Shore, Md. – The deadline for installation of carbon monoxide (CO) alarms in some rental properties is April 1, 2018, and the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) is reminding the public that alarms are only required in properties that contain a carbon monoxide source. In 2016,...

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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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CAR welcomes 20 new members

January 4, 2019

Berlin, Md. – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) welcomed 20 new members during New Member Orientation on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. (Back Row, From left) Anne Tingle of Keller Williams Realty of Delmarva; Nona Clubb of Clubb Realty; Andrea Whittington of Condominium Realty; Jo Ann...

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