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Montgomery County Community Events for November

By: Jessica Martin
November 1st, 2018

Welcome to November!  We hope you had a great Halloween and you're getting ready for colder temperatures to (finally) come next week. In this week's blog, we'll be listing out a few activities to look forward to this weekend and throughout the month November, including a Christmas Bazaar starting on the 10th!

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Visit Eric Stewart At The Beacon 50+ Expos 2018

By: Eric Stewart
October 11th, 2018

Meet Eric Stewart, host of Pointing You Home and Seniors Solutions, at the upcoming Beacon 50+ Expos, taking place in Silver Spring, MD, on Sunday, October 14th at the Silver Spring Civic Center. Events will be held from 12pm – 4pm.

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What Makes a Bedroom a Legal Bedroom?

By: Eric Stewart
June 14th, 2018

Defining a legal bedroom may seem simple, but despite clear building codes the process is wrought with grey areas.  Requirements differ from county to county, so it's always safer to check with a Realtor or appraiser before you sell your home! 

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Eric Stewart To Speak On Downsizing At Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase on October 5th

By: Eric Stewart
September 30th, 2016

Eric Stewart has been invited to speak on October 5th at 12 PM at the Five Star Premier Residences at 8100 Connecticut Avenue in Chevy Chase, MD. He will be coaching seniors on downsizing, or as he calls it “Rightsizing Your Life.” 

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Eric Stewart To Speak On Aging In Place At Potomac Community Village Event On April 14

By: Eric Stewart
April 5th, 2016

The Potomac Community Village (PCV) has invited Eric Stewart to help answer one of life's key questions. Stewart, a Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES®) and top Associate Broker with Long & Foster, will share his strategies for keeping one's home easy to manage, and a place of comfort, familiarity, and safety.   

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Visit the Eric Stewart Group At The Beacon 50+ Expos

By: Eric Stewart
October 15th, 2015

Meet the Realtors® from the Eric Stewart Group of Long & Foster at the upcoming Beacon 50+ Expos, taking placing in Silver Spring, MD on Sunday, October 18 at the Silver Spring Civic Center and on Sunday, October 25 in Arlington at the Ballston Mall. Both events will be held from 12pm – 4pm.

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Join Widow Care at 2nd Annual 5K!

By: Eric Stewart
September 24th, 2015

Please join Widow Care at their 2nd annual 5K on Saturday, October 17th. This year, it will take place at the beautiful grounds of 301 Odenhal Avenue in Gaithersburg, MD. Participants will enjoy live music and one another as they support widows and widowers!

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Widow Care: Helping Widows and Widowers with a Loss

By: Eric Stewart
June 30th, 2015

In addition to helping clients buy and sell homes across the Washington, DC metro area and hosting a weekly radio show on WMAL, Eric Stewart recently founded Widow Care, a 501(c)3  nonprofit. The mission of Widow Care is to provide desperately needed support services to widows and widowers dealing with the loss of a spouse so they can become empowered to carry on with their lives.

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What Makes A Bedroom A Legal Bedroom?

By: Eric Stewart
June 2nd, 2015

Defining a legal bedroom may seem simple, but despite clear building codes the process is wrought with grey areas.

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DC Metro Area Spring Market Is In Full Bloom

By: Eric Stewart
May 19th, 2015

Housing data for April 2015, released by RealEstate Business Intelligence, shows a continued trend of modest price increases, higher sales, lower days-on-market, and greater inventory through the first four months of the year.

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