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  • Working from home is a hot topic these days due to stay-at-home orders and the social distancing measures required to slow the spread of COVID-19. Even before the pandemic, however, remote work has been increasing steadily for over a decade. The truth is, working from home is going to be a reality for many Americans going forward.  With that in mind, here are our top tips on how to stay productive – and sane – in your home office. Maintain A Dedicated Workspace It may be tempting to grab the lap…

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  • When you shop at the local farmers market, you’ll get the freshest and most nutritious produce out there, support your local farmers, save some money, and enjoy the opportunity for some fresh air. Farmers markets play a critical role in providing fresh produce to their communities and are an eco-fri…

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  • Keeping your home clean is always important – not just during spring cleaning endeavors – and now more than ever! As a general guideline, disinfect surfaces throughout your home regularly and pay extra attention to high-traffic areas. Establish a routine cleaning system to ensure all surfaces, corne…

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  • VA loan limits have been lifted! That’s right – in 2020, qualified individuals can fully fund the purchase of their new home, thanks to the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019. That’s something to celebrate because it means you don’t have to settle! What sparked the new change? The Blue Wat…

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  • If you’re looking for fun ways to pass the time in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, you’ve hit the jackpot. In this post, we’ll talk about some beautiful places to visit as well as fun events you can participate in no matter the time of year. Spring and summer activities During the warmer months, oppo…

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  • The holidays are here and that means it’s time for family, friends and -perhaps best of all- food. That’s why we’ve collected some of the Koch Homes family’s favorite holiday recipes. Whether a sweet treat or a savory snack, these are sure to be enjoyed! What are your favorite family recipes? Share…

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  • Downtown Annapolis has a lot to offer residents of the area. In addition to a variety of restaurants, historical sites and cultural events, it is also a fantastic place to shop. So, if you’ve got the credit cards cleared out and are looking to shop until you drop, here are a few of our favorite spot…

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  • Gathering at your home should be an enjoyable experience with friends or family, not a stressful event! The best way to stay relaxed while hosting guests is to prepare your home for them beforehand. So, follow these five tips to ensure everyone will have a great time. Tips: Declutter In this case, i…

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  • Gibson’s Grant has 280 homesites and 55 acres of wetlands. (Elm Street Communities) As seen in the Washington Post – July 11, 2019 By Michelle Lerner Waterfront property, no matter where it is, tends to come with a premium price tag. After all, there’s no way to make more of it. At Gibson’s Grant on…

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  • You’ve heard of spring cleaning, of course, but by the time fall rolls around the activities of summer will have taken their toll on your home. With pizza after soccer games, dinner parties and general relaxation activities, there are bound to be a few scattered stains, scuffs, dust bunnies and undo…

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