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Frederick Open Houses Announced-February

We are hosting three Frederick open houses this weekend at some of our soon-to-be-listed properties! Get the jump on the competition and come out to see these beauties first hand. Frederick Open Houses – February 5, 2018 5768 Windwood Way, New Market – Sunday, 2/4, 12-2 PM This adorable, light & bright, updated home on…
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The Frederick County Real Estate Market is Hot: We Sold 49 Homes in 2017

2017 was a stellar one for the team at Troyce Gatewood & Partners in the Frederick Count real estate market. We are so thankful for all of our blessings and truly humbled by the confidence our clients place in us year after year, transaction after transaction. We are looking forward to great things in 2018…

How to Sell Your Home in 30 Days or Less

Is it possible to sell your home in 30 days? At Troyce Gatewood & Partners we say that with the right knowledge, attitude, and hustle, anything is possible! And, with a days on market average of just 13 days, we can back it up. While there is no guaranteed formula to get you from for…
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Advice for Homebuyers: 8 Things You Must Do Before Buying a Home

Is 2018 the year you plan to buy a home? Finally, ready to buckle down and make the moves needed to get your finances in order to become a homeowner? If only it were that simple! The home buying process, though not insurmountable, requires a lot of planning and expert navigation to ensure that you…
Tips to Increase Winter Curb Appeal

Guide to Winter Curb Appeal

Everyone in the process of selling a home has heard about the importance of curb appeal. Like all first impressions, the first impression your home makes on a potential buyer is an important part of their overall decision making process. But winter weather adds another layer to the mix. You can rely on your lush…

How to Write a Zillow Review for Your Realtor & Win a $20 Gift Card

Everyone knows that Yelp is the place to go for restaurant reviews. It helps you find the best of the best to fit your tastes and your budget. Well, when it comes to real estate agents, Zillow is sort of the same thing. It’s a place where you can not only discover the homes for…

Home Buying Tips: 5 Reasons You Should Buy A Home in Fall

Fall is a beautiful time in Western Maryland –the leaves are changing, and the weather is crisp, but still remarkably beautiful. It’s also a perfectly good time to buy a new home! Spring is notoriously the season Realtors recommend starting the process and, while we agree that it remains a good time, we’d like you…
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Just Listed: Lake Linganore Home for Sale

Looking for a Lake Linganore home for sale? Enjoy lake living year round with this beautiful home located in the Pinehurst community of Lake Linganore. Located on a flat corner lot, this home is nestled among trees and surrounded by nature. Inside, find fresh paint throughout and fresh carpet upstairs in the three full bedrooms.…

How to Sell Your Home for Top Dollar

Have you been considering the sale of your home? Have you ever wondered why some homes fly off the market while others seem to linger? Today I want to share with you my insider tips and the 3 things you should consider if you want to sell your home for top dollar!  How to Sell…

20 Cool Frederick Facts

Frederick, Maryland, the second largest municipality in the state of Maryland, is called home to roughly a quarter of a million people. Full of cultural experiences and natural wonders, as well as great schools and reasonable home prices, it is no wonder that so many people call Frederick City and the surrounding towns in the…

Just Listed! Home for Sale in the Villages of Urbana

Just listed! This beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 bath home is ready and waiting for you to find it! With 3400+ sq. ft. of fabulous, fully updated living space, this home is exactly what you’ve been looking for. Located in the highly sought after Villages of Urbana, you can come home to new carpet and paint…

10 Fire Safety and Prevention Tips for Homeowners

Did you now that October 8th-14th is Fire Prevention Week? That means it is time to check those smoke detectors, have your sprinkler systems serviced, go over your family emergency plan, and make sure you and your home are fire safe. U.S. fire departments respond to about half a million structure fires per year. These…

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Mark Your Calendars: 13 Must-See Summer Events in Frederick

There’s never a shortage of fun and interesting things to do in Frederick. Summer brings a special magic, with additional events and activities that make us all happy to live here. From baseball games to live music, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s a list of what’s in store this summer for guests of

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3 Reasons You Need a Realtor When You Buy New Construction

With the boom in new construction in Frederick County and the surrounding areas in Maryland, many buyers are choosing to buy new construction over buying a preexisting home right now. The process of building your home can be as daunting and costly as it is exciting, and one question we often get from potential clients

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SOLD: 13045 GLISSANS MILL ROAD, MOUNT AIRY: $397,000

Unique farmette with history from Glissans Mill. Situated on 5.21 acres with a stream & pole barn. The original stone house was built in 1800. Back in the 1800’s it was a three room house with space upstairs for bedrooms. Original hardwood floors and stone have been preserved in the kitchen. Family Room overlooks private

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The Best Colors to Pick for Your Home to Sell For More Money

When it comes time to sell your home, naturally you’re also going to do some improvements. A few coats of paint, fresh carpeting, and some attention to landscaping can really make a difference in your bottom line. But, did you know that which color you choose to paint can make a major difference in your

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Frederick County Real Estate Market Update March, 2018

The spring selling season is well underway and homes in Frederick County are selling faster this spring than they did in spring, 2017. Since the start of 2018, Troyce Gatewood & Partners have seen several homes go under contract. We are eager to help you buy or sell a home this season too. Learn about

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