Waldorf, MD is a Great Place to Live

Waldorf is included in 24/7 Wall Street’s list of the Top 50 Best Places to Live. The city was ranked #18 out of 50 cities across the United States. The Top 50 Best Places to Live list is based on more than three dozen socioeconomic measures, including population, median home value, poverty rate, and percentage…

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Maryland is Tops!

Do you live in one of the best states in America? You might think people across the nation like to think they live in the best place in the country. After all, you wouldn’t spend your lives somewhere that you truly didn’t love. Right? Not always. In fact, according to a Pew Research Center study…

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Maryland: Tops on Another Best State List

Maryland has been ranked 13th on U.S. News’s list of “best states.” The score is 16 percent health care, 16 percent education, 14 percent economy, 13 percent opportunity, 12 percent infrastructure, 11 percent crime and corrections, 10 percent fiscal stability and 8 percent quality of life. Maryland’s best ranking is in opportunity, where it comes…

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Celebrating Independence Day in Waldorf, MD

If you live in an apartment in Waldorf, MD you can enjoy a wonderful Independence Day. "Celebrate Charles!" and the various fireworks displays around the area will be fun for the whole family! Celebrate Charles! •    Enjoy delicious local food and drink from Calvert Kettle Corn, Mike's Chicken & Ribs, Dooley's Backyard BBQ, Tasty Creations,…

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Waldorf: One of America’s 50 Best Cities to Live

As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from around the world for centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cities are far more liveable than others. On an individual level, subjective measures often override other, more objective, considerations. Sometimes, we live in a place simply…

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Downsize Your Home for Retirement

Most likely your home is your biggest asset. It’s also your biggest expense. Unfortunately when it comes to retirement planning, the family home is often last on the list of later-in-life changes. There are many reasons for this delay. Emotionally it’s difficult to let go of a home filled with memories; moving can be a…

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It Cost More to Own vs. Rent a Home in Maryland

Owning a home is often considered the American dream — and it's an expensive one. Homeowners in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., pay from 33% to 93% more for housing each month than do renters living in the same state, according to a new NerdWallet analysis. But many homeowners reap benefits that you can't…

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Downsizing is Often Upgrading

Pick up a design magazine or scan the real estate section of the local newspaper and you’ll probably find something about downsizing. But the word means different things to different people. Downsizing often means moving into smaller, less expensive spaces, but some people are trading up and starting over. However, according to the US Census,…

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Maryland is #10 in Best States Rankings for 2018

The headline may be the ranking of the top 10: Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Minnesota, North Dakota, Washington, Iowa, Utah, Maryland, Colorado and Vermont. Yet the story goes much further, including an exhaustive 50 state-by-state roster of metrics supporting rankings across dozens of subcategories. It explains in detail how they're ranked, and offers readers a unique…

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Finding Pet Friendly Apartments

If you have a four-legged friend, you may be looking for a pet-friendly apartment in Waldorf, MD. Sometimes when you have a pet, it makes the apartment search a bit tougher than normal. Here are some tips on how you can find the perfect home to rent for both you and your pet. Look specifically…

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