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February 18, 2021

Welcome to Cedarwood Cove, a charming water-oriented community built in the late 1970’s with about 200 homes. About a dozen of these homes are situated on the waterfront of Bodkin Creek.

This neighborhoods most popular feature is a community pool, with membership that is open to the public. Adjacent to the pool is a pavilion and park area with playground equipment.

Cedarwood Cove is located off of Mountain Road at Forest…

February 18, 2021

It’s winter time in Maryland, which means snow could be in the forecast. So where are the best sledding hills? Here are my top 3 sledding hills in Pasadena:

#3 Fort Smallwood Elementary and Poplar Ridge Park

#2 Chesapeake High School and Bodkin Elementary

February 08, 2021

Annual Real Estate Market Update for Anne Arundel County, Maryland

While 2020 had its fair share of ups and downs, one thing remained to be true, and that is the real estate market not only met expert predictions, it exceeded them, breaking records along the way. Homes are selling faster and values have increased 9.5% over 2019. We also saw a 14% increase in total units sold over 2019. This…

February 04, 2021

This is “Best of…” and on this first episode I’m going to share with you the best pizza places in Pasadena, MD.

My name is James Bowerman with the Real Creative Group of Douglas Realty, and just a little background on me; in 1990 I moved from Severna Park to Pasadena when I was 6 years old, which is where I grew up. I bought my first home in Glen…

January 28, 2021

Hi everyone, this is Real Estate Q&A with James Bowerman at the Real Creative Group of Douglas Realty. And this month we’re answering the question “How to hire a listing agent?”

1. Agency

A licensed real estate agent can work with a buyer or seller in a real estate transaction. There is no separate license required, but it does require a different skill set. A seller agent or listing agent has…

January 15, 2021

Welcome to Long Point on the Magothy, a water-privileged community of about 400 homes with the Magothy River on two sides and Cornfield Creek on the other.

This neighborhood contains three community beaches and a residential-use boat ramp, plus over 20 access-points to the water. There is also a community hall located on Long Point Road that is available for rental to both…

January 12, 2021

This is your monthly real estate market update for Anne Arundel County Maryland with James Bowerman Realtor for January 2021.

Anne Arundel County, MD Housing Inventory

Let’s take a quick dive into a few of the metrics for Anne Arundel Counties housing inventory.

Coming Soon: 83 homes coming soon to the market within the next 21 days.

Active Listings: 658 properties are currently active for sale on the…

December 10, 2020

Welcome to Chestnut Hill Cove, a water oriented townhouse community with about 400 colonial style homes that were built in the early 1990’s.

This neighborhood is situated on Nabbs Creek and features some great outdoor amenities that include a boat ramp, pier with boat slips, and a waterfront recreational area.

Conveniently located near 695, giving you quick access to Baltimore, Annapolis and Fort Meade. The community feeds into the Anne Arundel County…

October 16, 2020

Welcome to Daniel’s Purchase, a planned single-family home community with about 150 colonial style homes that were built in the early 2000’s.

This neighborhood features some great outdoor amenities, including a playground, basketball & tennis courts, and swimming pool.

Conveniently located near 97, giving you quick access to Baltimore and Annapolis. Just around the corner in the site for the new to-be-built Old Mill West High School. Nearby, you’ll discover the…

October 12, 2020

It’s October and temperatures are finally starting to cool down, but the real estate market is still red-hot, especially if you’re a buyer. Most home buyers are going to be competing when a new home comes on the market because of the low inventory. So what are the things you can do to win in a multiple offer situation? Here are my 5 tips for home buyers for creating…