2022 Winterfest of Lights
Ocean City’s Winterfest of Lights returns for its 30th holiday season. The 2022 display will be an expanded walking tour with thousands of holiday lights and animated displays. The route traverses across a paved path at Ocean ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on November 28, 2022 in Lifestyle
Jeffrey Auxer Designs
Looking for a fun off-season activity to do while you are visiting Ocean City, MD? Check-out Jeffrey Auxer Designs in downtown Berlin, MD for a unique glass blowing experience. Jeffrey Auxer Design is a fully operational glass blowing ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on November 14, 2022 in Lifestyle
Ocean City Real Estate Report - Nov. 2022
There are currently 166 condos, town homes and homes for sale in Ocean City, MD. Ocean City listing inventory is down by 2% from 2021.
Active Listing Prices
The average active real estate listing price in Ocean City is ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on November 7, 2022 in General
Home Buyer's Guide - Initial Consultation
Ocean City real estate searches can get overwhelming with the various locations and property types that are available to choose from. A little strategic planning at the beginning of the process will go a long way in helping you find the perfect ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on October 24, 2022 in Buying
Inshore Fishing in Ocean City, Maryland
If you are looking to do some inshore fishing while in Ocean City, MD be sure to check-out John Prather and the Ocean City Guide Service. John is an experienced angler and captain, which goes a long way in ensuring you have a safe and ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on August 19, 2022 in Lifestyle
Analyzing Real Estate Offers
There is a lot to consider when analyzing offers for real estate in Ocean City, MD and the surrounding areas. While each real estate offer is different there are many common factors to consider, which you will find outlined below. A good ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on June 28, 2022 in Selling
Best Golf Courses in Ocean City, MD
Looking to play a round of golf while visiting Ocean City, Maryland? As an avid golfer, I have played them all. Below are the four best golf courses in Ocean City, MD (in my humble opinion) based on course condition, setting, ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on May 25, 2022 in Lifestyle
Best Home Improvements
Before you put your Ocean City home for sale on the market, make sure it is a home people will want to buy. Take a good look around to determine where your home needs improvement. It will be important to address glaring issues and known ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on April 21, 2022 in Selling
Seller's Market vs Buyer's Market
We get a lot of questions about a Buyer’s market versus a Seller’s market and what the demarcation line is for the Ocean City real estate market. In this article we will explain Buyer’s and Seller’s markets, how they ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on March 9, 2022 in General
5 Best Breakfast Spots in Ocean City
Looking for a good breakfast spot while you are visiting Ocean City, MD? Below are five of my favorites that consistently turn out great food and provide good service. Hours will vary based on seasonality so check their websites before ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on January 19, 2022 in Lifestyle
Gateway Grand Condos
The Gateway Grand is an oceanfront building located on 48th Street in Ocean City, MD. The Gateway Grand features 196 condos across 17 floors. There are 3 and 4 bedroom condominium options to choose from that offer either direct or ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on December 15, 2021 in Property Features
Good Eats - Fager's Island
Fager’s Island has been an Ocean City staple since 1975 and offers something for everyone. Fager’s is located on the bay at 60th Street and offers some of the best views and sunsets anywhere in Ocean City. Fager’s ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on November 9, 2021 in Lifestyle
Ocean City Surf School
Interested in learning to surf while you are vacationing in Ocean City, MD? If so, be sure to check out the folks at the Wave Riding School hosted by K-Coast on 35th Street. The Wave Riding School has a unique teaching program that is suitable ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on November 8, 2021 in Lifestyle
Ocean Pines Amenities
Ocean Pines has long been one of the premier coastal resort communities in the Mid-Atlantic region. Ocean Pines is a quiet, self-contained community that is just a short ten-minute drive from the beaches and attractions of Ocean City, MD....
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on October 26, 2021 in Buying
Home Seller's Guide: Steps 6 and 7 - Contract and Closing
Getting the deal from contract to closing is where a real estate agent can provide a lot of value. Ocean City real estate transactions involve a lot of information, people and steps to manage. A good agent should have a plan in place to ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on July 22, 2021 in Selling
Choosing a Realtor
There are hundreds of Realtors serving the Ocean City real estate market. You owe it to yourself to do your due diligence before choosing an Ocean City Realtor to assist you. The agent you choose to work with will have an impact on the ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on June 16, 2021 in Buying
Home Inspection Types
Home inspections are an important contingency in Ocean City real estate contracts. There are several different home inspection contingencies you can choose to include in your real estate contract, which you will find outlined below....
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on April 2, 2021 in Buying
There is currently a considerable lack of inventory in the Ocean City real estate market, which is leading to multiple offer situations on most new homes and condos for sale in Ocean City. Many of these offers are written over the listing ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on February 16, 2021 in Buying
Home Seller's Guide: Step 5 - Negotiating
One of the primary reasons you hire an Ocean City real estate agent is to negotiate on your behalf. Your agent should be focused on negotiating the best price possible for your home, along with the most favorable contract terms.
When a ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on January 20, 2021 in Selling
Home Sellers Guide: Step 4 - On-Market
All of the preparation is complete and the marketing materials have been created. Now it is time for your home to go live on the market. When your home goes live on the market remember that the easier it is for Buyers and real estate ...
Posted by Nicholas Bobenko on September 19, 2020 in Selling