2020 Legislative Session PreviewBill Castelli introduces the priorities for the 2020 legislative session

Are You Registered to Vote?

While November is Election Month throughout the US, Maryland does not currently have any federal or state elections for 2019 – only a few local elections. That said, though, it is important for you to make sure you are Registered to Vote or ensure that your information is accurate.  Note:  Also, to stay in the know while on the go, simply text the word REALTOR to 30644 from your mobile phone  -- once your receive a response text, complete the necessary info and submit – it’s that easy and you may even win a $250 Amazon Gift Card.

Real Estate Laws taking Effect October 1st in Maryland

Click below for a summary of real estate bills that become law on October 1, 2019 in Maryland.  The law changes include: a new duty of confidentiality prior to entering a real estate brokerage relationship; a mandated disclosure for attorneys and title agents who hold escrow money related to a home purchase; and more streamlined licensing options for some out-of-state licensees who are veterans or serving in a military career and relocate to Maryland.