Seminar to explore incentives for buying a...


Seminar to explore incentives for buying a home in Baltimore

The Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors and the Baltimore Department of Housing and Community Development will present a briefing on the home-buying incentive programs available in the city from 9 a.m. to noon Friday on the 13th floor of 417 E. Fayette St.

Called "Tour of Baltimore City: In Action," the event will include information on the Settlement Expense Loan Program, Live Near Your Work, Buy Into Baltimore and other programs aimed at individuals interested in buying a home in Baltimore.

The cost is $55 for Realtor board members and $85 for nonmembers. Call the board at 410-337-7200 for additional information.

Historical Trust seeking nominations for awards

The Maryland Historical Trust is seeking nominations for the annual Maryland Preservation Awards that will be presented April 30 at the Avalon Theater in Easton.

During the annual Preservation and Revitalization Conference, the trust will present the Calvert Prize to an individual or group making major contributions to the advancement of preservation statewide.

Awards will also be given for preservation project, preservation service, heritage book, educational excellence and stewardship.

The deadline for submitting a nomination is Jan. 15. Nomination forms and additional information can be obtained from Nicole Diehlmann, Maryland Historical Trust, 100 Community Place, Crownsville, Md. 21032. Or call 410-514-7625.

News in Brief

The Residential Sales Council of the National Association of Realtors elected George "Gee" Dunsten, an Ocean City real estate broker, as 1999 financial vice president. A Realtor since 1972, he opened Keller Williams Resort Realty in 1996 in partnership with two colleagues.

On the Move

American Skycorp Inc. said Jim Elder joined the mortgage banking division of the Timonium-based firm to run the new office in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Coldwell Banker Grempler Realty Inc. said J. J. Gilligan joined the Joppa office as a sales associate.

Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. said Wayne Curtis joined the firm as a sales associate in the Fells Point office.

O'Conor, Piper & Flynn ERA said Kathy Main, Hanover, Kenneth Stansbury, Bel Air/Abingdon, and David and Marie Jo Oshman, York, Pa., joined the firm as sales associates.

Pub Date: 12/13/98

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