State Funds For LARS And Laurel Boys And Girls Club

I recently wrote a post about how the Laurel Boys and Girls club (LBGC) needed $50,000 for operating expenses.   Well, according to the Laurel Gazette the state of Maryland has given both the LBGC and Laurel Advocacy and Recovery Services (LARS) $100,000 each.  This is great news for Laurel residents. The funds for the LBGC will be […]

Home Sales Triple in Laurel, Maryland 20707

2009 2008 % Change Total Sold Dollar Volume: $ 6,813,045 $ 2,622,250 159.82 % Average Sold Price: $ 252,335 $ 291,361 – 13.39 % Median Sold Price: $ 240,000 $ 300,000 – 20.00 % Total Units Sold: 27 9 200.00 % Average Days on Market: 167 116 43.97 % Average List Price for Solds: $ […]

More Homes Are Selling Prince Georges County Maryland This April!

2009 2008 % Change Total Sold Dollar Volume: $ 92,675,898 $ 104,001,953 – 10.89 % Average Sold Price: $ 243,884 $ 302,331 – 19.33 % Median Sold Price: $ 234,900 $ 285,500 – 17.72 % Total Units Sold: 380 344 10.47 % Average Days on Market: 166 122 36.07 % Average List Price for Solds: […]

Ten Of My Favorite Places In Laurel, Maryland

Having owned Laurel real estate for about 15 years now, I have become fond of several places in Laurel Maryland.  The following is the current list: Laurel Donut shop.  Taste one of their donuts and you will know why California Tortilla.  Love the music and food is always good Best Buy.  Ok, its really only […]

Homes For Sale In Laurel Maryland

Laurel real estate has a wide variety of homes for sale.  It appears there is something for every buyer.  The following homes are located in the Laurel zip code 20707 in Prince Georges County Maryland. Currently, the lowest priced listing in Laurel is one bedroom condo located in the Vistas for $119,900.  This property originally […]

WSSC Offers Great FREE Activity For Families

WSSC is putting on a fun, educational and free event.  For those of us in Laurel Maryland this is great event right in our own back yard. Laurel (March 26, 2009 ): It’s Spring again…and in addition to providing the community with clean fresh water, the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) offers its customers and […]

Laurel, Maryland Museum

The other day I got an email form Karen Lubieniecki.  Karen is  the President of the Laurel Historical Society.  She was searching the internet for blogs on Laurel, Maryland and came across mine.  Needless to say she was impressed. Karen also apprised me of the Laurel Museum located at 817 Main Street in Laurel.  The […]

Students In Laurel, Maryland Complete MSAs

All six elementary schools in Laurel, Maryland Prince Georges County, completed the MSAs this week.  As most parents know, the MSAs measure the progress of the schools student body.  The MSAs give the state a chance to see what percentage of students are proficient enough in basic skills. After reading the Laurel Leader and the Laurel Gazette, […]

Town Hall Meeting Wednesday The 25th Of March

For everyone who owns Laurel, Md. real estate , this is an important event you do not want to miss. District 1 TOWN HALL MEETING With Councilman Tom Dernoga Vice Chair, Prince George’s County Council Wednesday March 25th, 7:00 p.m. Martin Luther King, Jr. MS 4545 Ammendale Road Beltsville, MD 20705 §       Discuss FY 2010 […]

The University Of Maryland Terripans In March Madness

For all of us in Laurel Maryland who are Maryland Terripan fans today is a big day.  Today at 2:55 PM the University of Maryland’s mens basketball team tips off against the University of California.  Maryland is a ten seed and California is a seven seed. If Maryland gets past California, they will probably play […]