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2011 

Prince George's County, MD Trustee Sales, Foreclosure Auctions, Homes For Sale - Alex Cooper Auctioneers  Trustee sale auctions are held at the front of the county court houses in Maryland. Home buyers are looking for bargain prices.  Trustee sales are open to the public and all qualified bidders...
02/16/2011
Prince George's County, Maryland Weekly Real Estate Report & Foreclosures Update   Mortgage Financing:  Prospective purchasers need to be aware of the changes that have take place and understand the current requirements for obtaining mortgage financing. All should anticipate fully documented mort...
02/16/2011
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 An Orchid For You! Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania is one of our favorite destinations for day trips from Maryland. The current exhibit in the Conservatory is Orchid Extravaganza. This is an outstanding show and well worth a visit if you enjoy flowers as much as we do. If you ha...
02/16/2011
Orchid Extravaganza At Longwood Gardens Saturday was a cold day in Maryland and we decided to take a day trip to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. It is 127 miles from our home in the Kentlands community in Gaithersburg. The current display in the Conservatory is Orchid Extravaganza. This i...
02/15/2011
Days Of Snow In Kentlands I enjoy walks through my neighborhood in the Kentlands community in Gaithersburg, Maryland. It is an effective exercise routine and a fine way to keep an eye on the changing colors of the season. It is good to have a camera in hand to capture the moments that will bright...
02/15/2011
FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium Increase Mortgagee Letter 11-10, Dated February 14, 2011 •·         HUD announced yesterday that the annual MIP will be increasing by 25 basis points for all categories effective for case numbers assigned on or after April 18, 2011. Mortgage Insurance Premiums Loans...
02/15/2011
FHA 90 Day Flip Rule is Waived Until December 31, 2011 The Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced it is instituting a one-year moratorium on the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) 90-day anti-flipping rule. With certain exceptions, such as HUD-owned and bank-owned properties, FH...
02/15/2011
Washington County, MD Weekly Real Estate Report and Foreclosures Update Mortgage Financing:  Prospective purchasers need to be aware of the changes that have take place and understand the current requirements for obtaining mortgage financing. All should anticipate fully documented mortgage applic...
02/15/2011
Frederick County, MD Weekly Real Estate Report And Foreclosures Update   Mortgage Financing:  Prospective purchasers need to be aware of the changes that have take place and understand the current requirements for obtaining mortgage financing. All should anticipate fully documented mortgage appli...
02/15/2011
Longwood Gardens Conservatory - Orchid Extravaganza If you wish to escape the scenes of winter for a while, visit Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. We were there on Saturday. It is a dream location for photographers. I took over 500 photographs and my wife Dolores took over 170 pictures. Th...
02/14/2011