Southern Maryland: The Places, Events, People, and Occasionally Real Estate by Jonathan Benya, local resident and Realtor
Sept. 1, 2011
Foreclosures have been down recently, and the market has been seeing an increase in sales, leading to market values rising in the DC Metro area. Don't be fooled by the good news though, We're about to see a big increase in the volume of foreclosures on the market very soon.
Aug. 30, 2011
In the past week Southern Maryland has survived a Hurricane AND an Earthquake. It's touching to see how the local community has come together to help our neighbors recover from the damage.
June 30, 2011
Short Sales are a big slice of the real estate market right now, and a "Hardship Letter" from the seller to their lender explaining why they need to do a short sale is often required. What needs to be included in that letter though, and how important is the letter itself? That's our topic for today!
April 26, 2011
Forget the rumors, here's the truth about short sales in the current real estate market, what they are, how they work, and what you need to actually deal with a short sale as a buyer or seller in Southern Maryland.
April 9, 2011
Totally rough, off the cuff, and unedited. This could be a complete trainwreck, but everyone's got to start somewhere, right?