Browsing All posts tagged under »Condos«

Ocean City Warms Up For Summer With Springfest (Plus Slideshow)

May 1, 2011


Ocean City Season, 2011 Many years ago, in the 1970s, we opened the Boardwalk 5 & 10 for Easter weekend, but rarely saw much business in Ocean City before Memorial Day weekend. In those days, the season began on the Friday before Memorial Day, and ended promptly at noon on Labor Day. These days, the […]

OCPD Warns of Internet Rental Scams

June 8, 2010


Thanks to the Ocean City Police Dept. for alerting folks to another pitfall in the wired world: The Ocean City Police Department is reminding citizens to be cautious while using the internet to search for vacation rentals in Ocean City.  While popular websites can be a valuable tool in finding reasonable vacation rentals, consumers need to beware […]

Economic Status Report, Spring 2010

April 12, 2010


In New York, the Dow-Jones closed above 11,000 today, and the Newsweek cover proclaims “America’s Back!” Maybe so. But one Ocean City businessman told me today: The recovery is affecting Wall Street, and a little recovery might be trickling down to Main Street, but recovery hasn’t started on the side street.” I’ve been looking for […]

Condo Auctions In Ocean City, MD

March 8, 2010


Will the recent pre-spring condo auctions establish a bottom, or a floor, for condo prices in Ocean City, Maryland? I hope so, but I do not know. All 20 condos offered for sale at the Bahia Vista I and II, on Edgewater Avenue between 10th and 11th Streets, were reported sold at two auctions, one […]

'Depression Amidst The Fun' — See Lost On The Shore

March 4, 2010


I want to call your attention to a very though-provoking article on the state of the Worcester County economy over at Lost On The Shore, which is one of Maryland’s best political blogs. <a href="">Blogitti<⁄a> The post is entitled “Depression Amidst The Fun,” and as you might gather from the title, it paints a gloomy […]

Makai Condos Still Available

February 17, 2010


The Makai condo auction in Ocean City generated a modicum of interest this past November.  Some condos were sold, and some remain available. Three months after the Makai auction, a sign in front of the property advertises condos starting at $135,000. The Makai is on Coastal Highway in Ocean City, just north of the Convention […]

Ocean City Condo Auctions Set for Feb. 27, 2010

February 15, 2010


Dueling Auctions for Bahai Vista Two Auctions — Same Day, Same Time, Different Place It could only happen in Ocean City, Maryland. Beautiful new three- and four-bedroom condominiums at the Bahia Vista I and II, on Edgewater Avenue between 10th Street and 11th Street in Ocean City, are scheduled to be sold by competing auctioneers […]

Makai Condo Auction Sales Results in Ocean City, MD

November 30, 2009


This just in! I’ve spoken with real estate auctioneer Daniel DeCaro this morning, and here are the results of Saturday’s auction at the Makai Condominium, 42nd Street and Coastal Highway in Ocean City, Maryland. 21 condos were sold by DeCaro Real Estate Auctions Inc. before and during Saturday’s auction, Mr. DeCaro said. Six were sold prior to […]

Condo Auction in Ocean City

November 23, 2009


Fifteen new condominiums, and possibly as many as 80 condos, will be sold at auction Saturday at the Makai Condominium in Ocean City. The auction will be held at the condo building, 42nd Street and the Coastal Highway, beginning at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, by DeCaro Real Estate Auctions, Inc. Here’s a summary from the […]