Valuable Links

This page is your key to open many doors that will offer you a wealth of information about the home buying process, financing, taxation, title insurance, schools, and much more. .

Real Estate Associations
National Association of REALTORS® (NAR)
Greater Capitol Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR)
Greater Washington Association of Commercial REALTORS® (GWACR)

Title Insurance
American Land Title Association (ALTA)
Fidelity National Title Insurance Company (FNTIC)
First American Title Insurance Company (FATIC)

Mortgage Interest Rates
Fannie Mae
Freddie Mac
Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS)
HSH Associates, Financial Publishers

Home Inspection and Environmental Information
EPA's Pages
Indoor Air
The Home Inspectors and Construction Information Website
Maryland Department of the Environment

Federal Government

Department of Housing & Urban Development
Buyer's Guide
Buyer's FAQs
Seller's Guide
FHA Loans

Consumer Information

Department of Veteran's Affairs
VA Loan Information
Eligibility information

Local Government
Washington Post All Municipal Government Websites Page
Washington Post Neighborhood Web Sites (circa March 1999)
Federal Internet Guide

State, County and City Governments
Moving Guide
Comptroller's Office
State Dept of Assessment and Taxation
Property Taxes
Appealing Tax
MD Environmental Services (Sep Agency)
Online Land Records
Housing and Community Development
Voter Registration
Moving Guide
Taxpayer Service Center
Property Taxes
Appealing Tax Assessment
Recorder of Deeds
Online Land Records
Building Permits
Board of Zoning
Board of Zoning Appeals
Board of Education
Public Schools
Rental Housing
DC Council
Mayor's Office
Board of Elections
Montgomery County, Maryland
County FAQ
Property Taxes
Permit Search
Bicycle Registration
Parking Permits
Parking Tickets

Housing Code Enforcement
County Code, Ordinance, Executive Regulations
Frederick County, Maryland
Property Taxes / Water Bills
Public Schools
Prince George's County, Maryland
Property Taxes
Public Schools
Howard County, Maryland
Real Property/Personal Property/Water Bill Payments

Public Schools
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Real Property/Personal Property/Water Bill Payments

Public Schools

Intergovernmental Organizations
Maryland National Capitol Park & Planning Commission (MNCPPC)
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments

Potomac Electric Power Company (PEPCO)
Start/Stop Service online
Baltimore Gas & Electric (BG&E)
Start New Service - (cannot do online)
Washington Gas
Start Service
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC)
Start New Service - (cannot do online)
Start New Service
Start New Service - Select Option 2 (opens new window)
Change of Address

Other county Transit Systems

Paragon Title & Escrow Company
7415 Arlington Road Bethesda, MD 20814

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