Ocean City Real Estate Information

2022 Winterfest of Lights

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 ...

Read More
Jeffrey Auxer Designs

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 ...

Read More
Ocean City Real Estate Report - Nov. 2022

Ocean City Real Estate Report - Nov. 2022

Active Listings 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 ...

Read More
Home Buyer's Guide - Initial Consultation

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 ...

Read More
Inshore Fishing in Ocean City, Maryland

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 ...

Read More
Analyzing Real Estate Offers

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 ...

Read More
Best Golf Courses in Ocean City, MD

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, ...

Read More
Best Home Improvements

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 ...

Read More
Seller's Market vs Buyer's Market

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 ...

Read More
5 Best Breakfast Spots in Ocean City

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 ...

Read More
Gateway Grand Condos

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 ...

Read More
Good Eats - Fager's Island

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 ...

Read More
Ocean City Surf School

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 ...

Read More
Ocean Pines Amenities

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....

Read More
Home Seller's Guide: Steps 6 and 7 - Contract and Closing

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 ...

Read More
Choosing a Realtor

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 ...

Read More
Home Inspection Types

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....

Read More
Escalation Clauses

Escalation Clauses

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 ...

Read More
Home Seller's Guide: Step 5 - Negotiating

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 ...

Read More
 Home Sellers Guide: Step 4 - On-Market

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 ...

Read More