Why Your Realtor Should Have an Internet Presence

Contributing Author – Richard Soto, a Houston real estate expert and a member of the Extraordinary Agents Network… In addition to interviewing your Realtor about his or her experience and qualifications, you may also want to ask your Realtor about his or her Internet presence in the Washington DC real estate market. The truth is that …

Greater Bethesda Online Gets Help From iPhone App Developer

GreaterBethesdaOnline, Iphone App Developer-webmaster, & actually some Real Estate Many of you know Greater Bethesda Online, this two year old web space devoted to primarily real estate, almost was hacked and it wasn’t by all those charming people defending wikileaks.  The culprit?  Me…yep, you heard me correctly.  I tried to perform some programming over my …

Greater Bethesda Cyber Threats? You Bet…

Are you putting yourself at risk when you shop online?   Clearly, any time you use a credit card, there is a certain amount of risk involved. But location plays a significant role in the severity of cyber threats. Funded by Norton from Symantec, we now know which cities are most and least prone to …

Understand Settlement Costs in Video?

The Real Estate Confusion? The settlement process, from “who pays what”, to “why title insurance”, to “what documentation is needed where”, starts to become perplexing and profoundly unfamiliar.  Kind of like your first day in a Mandarin 101 class?  Well maybe not that tough but the settlement process has it’s own language. From HUD-1s, to …

Happy “Tweetsgiving”, Bethesda?

Yes, the title is a quick reference to Twitter.com and Thanksgiving of course!  As this Greater Bethesda area news and information guide is still in its infancy, we have yet to post any articles related to technology. There’ll be much to come in the future — great websites, tools, gadgets, and more to help make …