Real Estate News

April 24, 2022

1604 Terrapin Hills Dr, Upper Marlboro, MD 20721

For Sale!

1604 Terrapin Hills Dr
Upper Marlboro, MD 20721

Open House
Saturday, April 30, 2022
12 Noon - 2pm

See Full Listing Details HERE

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Sept. 13, 2021

Fannie Mae is Changing Credit Score Calculations

Fannie Mae is changing the way credit scores are calculated on its loans to allow more people to qualify.  Lenders will now be averaging the median score of the borrowers, as opposed to using the lower of the borrowers' median scores as previously required.

 

Example:

Borrower credit scores ...
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July 24, 2021

Just Listed! 4442 Swindon Terrace

Must See In Upper Marlboro, MD

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Newly updated and move-in ready! This beautiful townhome conveniently located in the heart of Upper Marlboro boost 3 bedrooms, 2 full & 2 half baths, new floors, granite countertops in the kitchen, newer appliances ...

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June 10, 2021

Heyward Homes is now a Realty ONE Group Affiliate!

I'm proud to announce that The Heyward Homes Team has a new home with Realty One Group! Same Excellent Service. Same Impeccable Integrity. And now, better positioned to effectively assist you with a broader range of real estate advise and consultation.

From 1st Time Home Buyers to the Experienced ...

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March 17, 2021

6 Simple Graphs Proving This Is Nothing Like Last Time

Last March, many involved in the residential housing industry feared the market would be crushed under the pressure of a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic. Instead, real estate had one of its best years ever. Home sales and prices were both up substantially over the year before. 2020 was so strong that ...

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Feb. 23, 2021

Where Have All the Houses Gone?

In today’s housing market, it seems harder than ever to find a home to buy. Before the health crisis hit us a year ago, there was already a shortage of homes for sale. When many homeowners delayed their plans to sell at the same time that more buyers aimed to ...

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Jan. 20, 2021

Should I Wait for Lower Mortgage Interest Rates?

Historically low mortgage rates are a big motivator for homebuyers right now. In 2020 alone, rates hit new record-lows 16 times, and the trend continued into the early part of this year. Many hopeful homebuyers are now wondering if they should put their plans on hold and wait for ...

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Dec. 31, 2020

Four Expert Views on the 2021 Housing Market

The housing market was a shining star in 2020, fueling the economic turnaround throughout the country. As we look forward to 2021, can we expect real estate to continue showing such promise? Here’s what four experts have to say about the year ahead.

Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist, National Association ...

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Dec. 21, 2020

The Do’s and Don’ts after Your Mortgage Preapproval

Once you’ve found the right home and applied for a mortgage, there are some key things to keep in mind before you close. You’re undoubtedly excited about the opportunity to decorate your new place, but before you make any large purchases, move your money around, or make any major life ...

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Nov. 19, 2020

Winter Will Bring a Flurry of Activity to the Housing Market

In the second half of this year, the housing market surged with activity. Today, real estate experts are looking ahead to the winter season and the forecast is anything but chilly. As Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors (NAR), notes:

“It will be ...

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