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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…
lake linganore home for sale

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…

Frederick Open House: Villages of Urbana Home for Sale

Come see this spectacular property located in the Villages of Urbana this Sunday, October 1, from 12-2pm. We are hosting an open house for prospective buyers to see how perfect this home truly is. An open floor plan will greet you upon entry. First floor living will be accentuated by beautiful hardwood floors and a…

Preparing Your Home for Sale: Do’s and Don’t from a Top Selling Realtor

Preparing your home to sell can be an exciting adventure. It can also be downright exhausting! When preparing your home to sell, here are just so many things that need to be done to ensure you get the best price for your most important investment. From finding a Realtor to upping its curb appeal, you…

Why List Your Home with Troyce Gatewood

Choosing a listing agent is an important decision in the process of selling your home. This representative is going to be guiding one of the most important financial decisions you will ever make, so choosing a Realtor with experience and knowledge is imperative. As a veteran Frederick Realtor with intimate knowledge of Frederick County, Troyce…

10 Things to Do in Frederick This Fall

Frederick is beautiful in the fall. It develops the classic east coast array of colors, the weather is perfection, and you can find plenty of indoor and outdoor activities to help you soak up and enjoy the season. There are just so many things to do in Frederick in the fall! Whether this is your…

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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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Packing is often the least favorite part of moving. It’s boring and time-consuming, you go through boxes really quickly, and you always seem to pack something you need. Moving expert Jason Moyer, Vice President of Moyer & Sons, is here to help. Here are some tips from a moving professional on how to make your

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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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ANOTHER HAPPY CUSTOMER: CONGRATULATIONS JEFF AND AMY

Troyce was simply awesome. She made this arduous process very smooth and when we were getting frustrated she boosted our confidence. She took the time to get to know what we wanted and was patient and understanding to our many needs, even with three exuberant boys accompanying us on our home showings. We were always

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11 Great Reasons to Attend Our March 1st Happy Hour

Are you on the fence about attending our Home Buyer/Seller Happy Hour? You shouldn’t be! It’s going to be a fun Friday evening full of food, fine wine, craft beer, and fascinating people. Need more convincing? Here are a few reasons. Why You Should Attend: It’s a celebration. Troyce was named “2018 Best Real Estate

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