Cathy Evans


One-of-a-Kind Home Seeks One-of-a-Kind Buyer


Whit Harvey Group Featured Listing May 10

Are you looking for a retreat from the everyday, a special place to call your own that is far from the madding crowd, yet convenient to all that Baltimore has to offer? Look no further – this spectacular gated home is located on 3 private acres near Lake Roland.

Featured Listings: A converted school house, a zen retreat and a peek inside two Rodgers Forge kitchens


A Peek Inside Two Rodgers Forge Kitchens

The brick Rodgers Forge row homes may look similar from the exterior, but inside they can be very different.

I love that, and don’t want to take it down


Your realtor has just told you that you need to take down the family portrait that hangs over the fireplace. The stager wants you to remove all the wedding photos in silver frames that you have arranged on the table in the family room, and by the way, that collection of masks and embroidered wall hangings that you’ve collected on your travels also must go.

“But why?” you wail, “I love all those things. It’s what makes the house our home!”

Artist Residence: Mark Adams Studio


French chateau, mini castle, fairytale cottage – when asked what the inspiration was for his custom-built home in Sparks, Mark Adams promptly replies, “Hogwarts.”

7 Pricing Myths to Stop Believing If You Ever Hope to Sell Your House


Last week I wrote about how Whit Harvey wants his clients to succeed, and that pricing a home is often the sticking point with potential clients when they select their listing agent. Today I was online and came upon an article by Cathie Erikson for about pricing.

Cleaning the 6 Most Neglected Spots in Your Kitchen!


Every January I start to purge and clean, ready to start my new year with a newly cleaned house. So far I’ve taken a box of goodies that I no longer use to Goodwill, passed on some old pewterware to my daughter and have started bagging up old clothes to give away.

When Buying or Selling a Home, Select at Least Three Agents to Interview and Then…


Smart sellers should interview a number of real estate agents in order to find the best fit. Finding someone through referral or reputation is a good start. Experience is key.

So you’ve done your research, selected at least 3 agents to interview – what should you look for next?

Tour de Force: Don’t Make These 10 Huge House-Hunting Mistakes


House hunting is about more than popping into a few open houses and picking the one you like best. In fact, there’s a science to it: A smart search means you’ll save time, money, and your sanity during the rest of your home-buying process.

There are Advantages to Buying or Selling a Home in the Winter


The general school of thought — which often proves to be correct — is that spring is the best time for listing your home. But what if your house came on the market in late summer or early fall and didn’t yet sell?

Featured Listing & Open House: Gorgeous Stone Colonial in Pinehurst


Located in Baltimore County, north of Gittings Avenue and south of Rodgers Forge, Pinehurst is a picturesque neighborhood of beautiful homes and tree-lined sidewalks.