Fort Meade Real Estate

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Maryland Homefront Program For Military Homebuyers

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Welcome to Fort Meade!  Whether you are returning for another tour, or it is your first time at Fort Meade one of your first considerations is going to be where to live.  You have three choices in housing here including living on-base, renting a home off-base or buying a home off-base. If you are renting, our team is there to help you at no charge until you find your perfect home.  Ask about our rental locator service. If you are considering buying off-base perhaps you h...

Maryland Homefront Program For Military Homebuyers

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Welcome to Fort Meade!  Whether you are returning for another tour, or it is your first time at Fort Meade one of your first considerations is going to be where to live.  You have three choices in housing here including living on-base, renting a home off-base or buying a home off-base. If you are renting, our team is there to help you at no charge until you find your perfect home.  Ask about our rental locator service. If you are considering buying off-base perhaps you h...

Maryland Homefront Program For Military Homebuyers

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Welcome to Fort Meade!  Whether you are returning for another tour, or it is your first time at Fort Meade one of your first considerations is going to be where to live.  You have three choices in housing here including living on-base, renting a home off-base or buying a home off-base. If you are renting, our team is there to help you at no charge until you find your perfect home.  Ask about our rental locator service. If you are considering buying off-base perhaps you h...

Fort Meade Real Estate Financing News for FHA Homebuyers

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Good news if you are thinking of purchasing a home near Fort Meade in 2015!   The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) which offers a low 3.5% down payment mortgage loan has reduced the monthly mortgage insurance premium from 1.35% to .85%.  This may not seem like a large cut but let's take a typical $300,000 mortgage and show what it means to you! On a purchase price of $300,000 the mortgage insurance rate cut would reduce your monthly mortgage payment from $337 per mon...

Beautiful townhome for sale in Odenton, Md

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  Three level end unit townhome in the heart of the Seven Oaks community. The main level features a hardwood entry foyer with closet and powder room, a large living room with bay window, formal dining room with sliding door to the deck, and eat in kitchen with hardwood flooring. There are three bedrooms upstairs, including the master bedroom with walk-in closet and private bath with dual sink vanity, the additional two bedrooms share another full bathroom. The lower level is fi...

Homes for Rent Near Fort Meade MD

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PCS season is upon us for our military clients at Fort Meade MD and that means lots to do to prepare for your move.  Sometimes you are starting from scratch in an unfamiliar area. You need a rental home, you know what you want in a neighborhood and home, but you have no idea what cities and counties are close to Fort Meade or what you can expect on pricing and features in your property.  Will you be able to take house hunting leave or do you have to choose a home sight unseen? &nbs...

Conventional Financing Appraisal and Underwriting Changes

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If you are planning to use a Fannie Mae (Federal National Mortgage Association) or Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation) conventional loan to purchase a home in 2015 you’ll want to know about some upcoming changes to how they will be handling appraisals.  These changes could impact your home purchase or home sale with a delay or under valuation. In the past, when purchasing a home with a conventional loan, the lender has required an appraisal by a qualified, loca...

2015 BAH Housing Allowance Rates for Fort Meade MD 20755

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  The 2015 BAH rates are here.  This year we will see an average increase of $17 per month even though there was a removal of two factors from the computation (1% Removed from BAH, The Fiscal Year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act reduced housing rates on average one percent for service members and Renter's Insurance which contributed to an average of 1% of the rates). The original bill would have a 5% reduction and the removal of renters insurance, leaving mem...

FHA to Reinstate Anti-Flipping Timeline

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Maryland home buyers who choose to use an FHA backed mortgage in 2015 will have another item to check on the list to be sure the house you want fits your needs.  A temporary waiver that allowed home flippers to rehab and immediately sell to FHA home buyers is set to expire on 12/31/2014.  This means that if you are looking at a home you and your agent will want to make sure of it's ownership status.  If the property has been purchased and owned by the existing owner for le...

Lovely Three level colonial home for rent in Severn MD! *Rented*

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  Beautiful colonial home with 1 car garage for rent just minutes from Fort Meade and many other major commuting routes.  Hardwood flooring on the main level, living room, formal dining room and kitchen with center island and sliders to the fully fenced back yard.  A laundry room with garage access and a powder room complete the main level. The upper level offers three good sized bedrooms, including the master bedroom with walk-in closet and private bath with tu...