A Week In Business – June 1, 2018

During the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Annual Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, DC, REALTORS® from across the country, including members from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal), traveled to Capitol Hill to meet with their federal elected officials. The purpose of the visits is to share with elected officials NAR’s legislative priorities,… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 25, 2018

Compliance Officer PromotedBERLIN — Calvin B. Taylor Banking Company President and CEO Raymond M. Thompson has announced that Donna Weaver has been promoted to vice president.Weaver currently serves as the bank’s compliance officer and internal auditor. She began employment with the bank in October of 2011. Her diverse banking career spans over 30 years and… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 18, 2018

During its May Business After Hours networking event, the Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce, in coordination with the Ocean City Chamber of Commerce, held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Coastal Coffee Roasting at its Route 50 location. Photo by Jeanette DeskiewiczxxPeninsula Regional Health System and Peninsula Regional Medical Center President/CEO Steve Leonard and PRMC Board… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 11, 2018

The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) welcomed 22 new members during New Member Orientation on May 3. New Member Orientation is a requirement for all members of Coastal. Attendees are introduced to services provided by the association. Pictured, from left, are Albert Gjoni of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty in West Ocean City; Ann Scanlon… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 4, 2018

The grand reopening of the 45th Street Taphouse after an extensive off-season remodeling project was held last week in Ocean City. Above, Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce officials and distinguished guests surrounding the Sibony family, owners of the restaurant. Photo by Terri FrenchxxxAmbassador Award PresentedSALISBURY – The SVN team member who embodies the SVN… Read more »

A Week In Business – April 27, 2018

The Law Office of Marianna Batie, the Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce and the Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony last week to celebrate the grand opening of the law firm. Above, Batie, center, is surrounding by chamber officials, Senator Jim Mathias and family and supporters. Photo by Terri FrenchxxLoan… Read more »

A Week In Business – April 20, 2018

A Week In Business – April 20, 2018

Low Inventory Volume Brings Sellers’ MarketBERLIN – Low inventory numbers are driving up sale prices and creating an attractive sellers’ market, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR).March 2018 saw an overall 2.7 percent dip in single-family home and condominium listings compared to the same time last year in Somerset,… Read more »

A Week In Business – April 13, 2018

The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting last month to celebrate the renovation and reopening of 8th Street Liquors at Pickles Pub. Pictured, from left, are Ocean City Councilman Wayne Hartman, owners Justin and Brittney Acita and Chamber President and City Councilman John Gehrig. Photo by Terri FrenchxxCenter Marks 10th AnniversaryBERLIN… Read more »

A Week In Business – April 6, 2018

Top Agents RecognizedOCEAN CITY —The Mark Fritschle Group At Condominium Realty, LTD have announced their listing, and sales leaders for March.Top listing agents by units were Kevin Decker, Bobby Jester and Wayne Phillips.Top listing agents by volume were Kevin Decker, Wayne Phillips and Bobby Jester.Top settled units were Dave Whittington, Joy Snyder, Joe Wilson and Clint… Read more »

A Week In Business – March 30, 2018

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! held a grand reopening of its Ocean City Odditorium located on the Boardwalk earlier this month. The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce was on hand for a ribbon cutting as well as beach ball drop. Ripley’s provided activities and entertainment for all ages and several live performances. Submitted PhotoxxNew… Read more »