National Book Lovers Day is coming up on August 11th. This holiday was created for people who love books of all types. Whether you love mystery novels, historical fiction, or comic books, we encourage you to visit a local Baltimore bookstore and find some new reading material. Here are a few bookstores our real estate agents recommend.
Although many people have switched to ebooks, there's nothing quite like holding a physical novel in your hand. There are many different book stores in the Baltimore area, perfect for both casual and avid readers. Our real estate agents can't cover them all, of course, so we've picked out some of our favorites.
Whether you're a newbie in the kitchen or consider yourself to be a good cook, there's always something you can learn to sharpen your culinary skills. Fortunately, Baltimore has many cooking classes that cover endless techniques and types of cuisine for different age groups.
Our real estate agents recommend checking out the following five places to take cooking classes in Baltimore.
Spring is finally in the air! It's the perfect time of year to start a garden. Just in case you need a little extra incentive to start planting, April is actually National Garden Month. So pull on those gloves, get your green thumb out of storage, and head out to the garden. If you need any gardening supplies, our real estate agents can recommend some great shops in the Baltimore area.
Lancaster is famous for quilts, often stitched by Mennonite and Amish women with great attention to detail. Whether you'd like to buy a fully finished quilt or need some help completing the project you've started, the area has many shops you'll want to visit. This is especially true on or around National Quilting Day, held on March 19.
Our real estate agents recommend stopping by the following five quilting shops around Lancaster.
One of the best things about buying a new home in Baltimore is that you have all new closets to fill up and stock with your favorite clothes. However, if you're new to the area, you may not know the best places to shop. Since December is National Tie Month, shopping for some new dress clothes is a great way to get out and explore Baltimore.
Whether you're moving into the area for a new job or moving across town for a change of scenery, our real estate agents recommend the following mens' clothing stores where you can find the latest ties, suits, and fashions paired perfectly with the personalized service you deserve.
Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to encouraging consumers to shop small and bring more holiday shopping to local small businesses. Small Business Saturday is sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday and lands on Nov. 27 this year. Our real estate agents encourage you to extend your purchasing power to stores in Harrisburg, PA, many of which are convenient to Harrisburg homes for sale.
If you've been busy exploring Baltimore homes for sale, you already know that there's a lot of culture here! While many cities are lucky to have a single brick-and-mortar bookstore, you'll find many wonderful options in our area. A locally-owned independent bookstore provides a unique experience that you just can't find with an online retailer or a big box store.
National Book Lover's Day is coming up on August 9th, making now the perfect time to visit some of the area's best local bookstores. Here are a few we recommend.
There are friends and family, and then there's your girl squad. The ladies who know you inside and out and have been there through the good times and bad. With everything that goes on in life, however, staying in touch with every one of your girlfriends can be hard. Having a girls' day out is a great way to catch up, have fun, and create memories with your gal pals. So, why not stop by local Baltimore boutiques for unique apparel, shoes, jewelry, handbags, and accessories? Below, our real estate agents highlight these six boutiques ladies love to frequent in Charm City. Plug these addresses into your Google Maps and prepare for a super-fun shopping trip with your girls.
Whether you're buying your first home or selling, you don't need our real estate agents to tell you the impact stunning landscaping makes. When you tour Harrisburg homes for sale, you'll see that for yourself. To help you maintain impressive curb appeal, several garden centers are located nearby. Beyond carrying the supplies you need to work in the yard, you'll find gorgeous plants appropriate to the local environment and experts willing to advise you. Here are a few places you may find interesting to investigate:
Golfers in Maryland have a lot of reasons to be excited. Spring is in the air, and the greens are getting greener on all our beautiful Baltimore area golf courses. Not only that, but April 10th is National Golfers Day.
Our real estate agents are excited to share some of their favorite local golf shops in and around Baltimore. There's a good chance you'll see us there on our way to the links this April.
If you've been exploring Baltimore homes for sale, you'll soon need to start thinking about how you'll decorate your dream home. While there's no shortage of places to shop in the Baltimore area, we think there's something really special about decorating with unique vintage pieces.
On their days off, many of our real estate agents enjoy visiting local vintage shops in search of hidden treasures. Here are a few of their favorites.
March is Craft Month, so why not celebrate – or find – your favorite craft by heading out to a shop for supplies or inspiration? Crafting is relaxing yet productive since the result is a beautifully handcrafted piece to keep or give as a gift.
Our real estate agents suggest stopping by the following craft shops:
As you start to work on your list of holiday gifts to buy, you may be tempted to head to a big-box store to cross items off your list. But for interesting, creative presents that are more closely suited to your recipients, visit one of the holiday gift shops around Baltimore that specialize in unique items.
Our real estate agents suggest visiting the following Baltimore area shops to find unique holiday gifts:
It's no secret that the impact of COVID-19 on the economy has left some feeling the pinch. If you've been saving up for one of the beautiful Baltimore homes for sale, you have even more reason to watch your spending.
Luckily, there are many ways to go easy on your wallet while hardly even noticing the difference. One of the tricks many of our real estate agents love is shopping at the area's best consignment shops. You can often find beautiful, unique items that (in our opinion) are far better than what you'll see at mass retailers.
Want to find out for yourself? Head on out and visit a few of the great consignment shops nearby. National Secondhand Wardrobe Day is coming up on August 25th, so there's no time like the present to enjoy a shopping adventure! Not sure where to start? Here are a few of our favorites.
Do you play a killer air guitar solo when your favorite song comes on? Get the real thing when you explore these top music stores online or in-person around Baltimore homes for sale.