Real Estate Information Archive


Displaying blog entries 1-6 of 6

Just listed in Arnold, MD

by John Collins, REALTOR

Just Listed

614 Talon Court
Arnold, MD 21012

MLS Number: AA7967769

Visual Tour: Click Here

This three story colonial townhome has been nicely upgraded and cared for. The first floor is ideal for roommate or in-law. The main living area features formal dining area and a centrally located kitchen. The expansive deck overlooks nature and is ideal for casual dining. It is just a short drive to all major commuting routes.For More Information click here

Please call John Collins at 410-224-4999/410-693-6000 or e-mail him at for more information or to schedule your private tour today!

Just Listed in Annapolis, MD

by John Collins, REALTOR

Just Listed

1607 Annesely Court
Annapolis, MD 21401

MLS Number: AA7965387
Visual Tour: Click Here

This magnificent custom built home is a showplace you will be proud to call home. No detail was overlooked, from the chefs grade kitchen to the most intricate molding. This is sure to impress even the most discerning buyer. There are truly to many features to list. For your private tour contact the John Collins Group. For More Information Click Here

Please call John Collins at 410-224-4999/410-693-6000 or e-mail him at for more information or to schedule your private tour today!

Just Listed in Severna Park, MD

by John Collins, REALTOR

Just Listed

598 Isaiah Drive
Severna Park, MD 21146

MLS Number: AA7965384
Visual Tour: Click Here


Stately brick front colonial is nestled on a private picturesque setting. The modern kitchen opens to the step down family room, which includes hardwood floors and wood burning fireplace. A fully finished lower level features ample natural light with multiple windows and access to rear yard. Expansive Master Suite w/12'x10' sitting room & cathedral ceilings. This custom built home has spacious room sizes and a floor plan to accommodate almost any needs.For More Information Click Here


Please call John Collins at 410-224-4999/410-693-6000 or e-mail him at for more information or to schedule your private tour today!

Recently Upgraded, Severna Park Waterfront

by John Collins, REALTOR


Recently Upgraded Kitchen
New Stainless Steel Appliances

479 Maple Road
Severna Park, MD 21146

MLS Number: AA7789719
Visual Tour: Click Here

Premium Location, Expansive Views, Deep Protected Water & Level Lot w/Deep Water. Meticulously maintained & updated W/F features an open and versatile floor plan. Waterfront setting ideal for indoor/outdoor entertaining. Modern kit, granite counters, new stainless steel appliances, cathedral ceiling and Hard wood floors. panoramic waterviews from most rooms. For More Information Click Here

For more information please call John Collins at 410-244-4999/410-693-6000 or e-mail him at for your own private tour today.

Weekend Events Annapolis, MD-November, 9,10,11, 2012

by John Collins, REALTOR

Enjoy a fun weekend near Annapolis, Maryland

Friday November 9th:
Free Home school PE Class, Arnold Come to this free class that combines warm- ups and stretches from Chinese material arts, tai chi yoga, general fitness activities followed by numerous races, games and group activities. Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi, Arnold 10:30-11:30 am FREE for More information call 410-431-5200,

Preschool Play & fitness Class, Arnold. Exercise, play games and learn elementary tumbling. A parent or caregiver is encouraged to participate. An 8 week session will begin the following week, Nov. 16 Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi, Arnold. 11:45-12:30pm Free Ages 2-5

Opera AACC Performance, Arnold, Watch Opera AACC present Mozart's "Bastien and Bastienna" and Schubert's "The Conspirators" AACC, Robert E. Kauffman Theater, Pascal Center for Preforming Arts, Arnold8pm Call for Ticket Prices, 410-777-2457,

Scrap-booking Weekend, Join us for a scrapbooking weekend beginning Friday, November 9th at 7pm. We will have door prizes, contest, devotions, pinterest sessions, vendors and FUN! the Salvation Army 351- Hilltop Lane Annapolis, MD 21403

Box Office OPEN! Myths and Magic: Ancient Stories for a New century: 11/8, 11/9, & 11/10. Severn School's Water Street Players Myths and magic: Ancient Stories for a New Century- dramatic and humorous vignettes written by Annapolis area artists based on the familiar stories of Pandora, Midas and Pygmalion, Queen Mella from Africa and King Woo of China.

Open to the Public. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 8,9,& 10. 7:30pm curtain in Price Auditorium. Tickets are $10 per adult, $5 for students and seniors. or 410-647-7701 ext. 2777 to reserve seats. Myths and Magic: Ancient Stories for a New Century is a collection of legends with messages that still resonate today, revealing that things are not always as they seem. Told with humor by interesting characters from Greece, China and Africa, these lively stories were originally performed for schools in the area by Maryland Hall's Story Theatre Troupe. They are the pursuit of wealth were as prevalent in ancient times as they are in out lives. In addition, there are stories of love, bravery and trickery. It's a lively evening for the whole family!For More Information Click Here

Saturday November 10th:
Star Wars Invades Severna Park Your favorite Star Wars characters are invading the library! Come in costume, if you like and don't forget your camera! Severna Park Branch Library, Severna Park. 10am-1pm. Free For all ages.

National Gaming Day, AA County Libraries. Celebrate National Gaming Day at your library. Play video, strategy, card and board games. Bring your own or play with the games the library provides. At Eastport- Annapolis and West County Library Branches. Free. For ages 7 and older.

Self Defense for Runners, Severna Park. Join us for a Self-defense workshop customized for runners and walkers, which will cover safe practices and easy-to-remember self -defense moves. Wear clothing suitable for active movement. Spark Running Store, Severna Park 1-2:30pm FREE. Contact 410-544-3184 or

2012 Craft Show at Ark and Dove Presbyterian Church Saturday, November 10th 9am-2pm.  Don't Miss it!  Food, Fun and lots of holiday shopping for everyone!  Many of our crafters and vendors this year are our own members and friends so come on out and support their work.  There is a sign up sheet on the church bulletin board for bake sale items you can make to help out. 8424 Piney Orchard Parkway Odenton, Maryland 21113 For More information go to

Howard Lodge Annual Bull & Oyster Roast! Masonic Howard Lodge No. 101 is having their Annual Bull & Oyster Roast on Saturday November 10th 8pm-1am. Entertainment provided by of against the Grain ( Tickets are $40 per person. For tickets call WM Dave Rabe at 410-379-6138. Michaels Eight avenue, 7220 Grayburn Drive Glen Burnie, MD 21061 For More information on this event Click Here

An Evening in CASAblanca is a fun Casablanca-themed evening of dancing, fabulous food and a live and silent auction. Proceeds benefit AACASA and the foster children served. At the Loews Annapolis Hotel, Annapolis. 410-267-7877

 Sunday November 11th:
"Artful Octogenarians Watercolor and Oil" The Friends of Quiet Water Park present "Artful Octogenarians Watercolor and Oil by Bush Keeler and David Keeler" in the Willow Gallery. The exhibit opens on Thursday, September 27th and runs through Sunday, November 11th. For details please visit or call 410-867-0078

Beer and Fear/ Terrapin Adventures. Come join Terrapin Adventures on Nov. 11th at 3pm and spend two hours taking the Terrapin Challenge, then reward yourself with a mouth watering menu paired with hearty samples of six different Rams Head Tavern beers or wine. The Food is great , the company better and the beer is superb. Bring your friends or meet new ones at this special event. For more details visit or call 301-725-1313 $65.95 Plus tax per person.

Basket and Bag Bingo, Sponsored by Partnership for Animal Welfare- Featuring Longaberger Baskets and Vera Bradley Bags. Includes Admission for 20 Regular Games, 2 Thank you Games and door prizes. Available for Purchase Separately will be specials, raffles, pull tabs and King Tutt seating is Limited to 150 people. This is a Non-Smoking Event. Food and Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Annapolis Cars and Coffee at Baltimore Coffee and Tea, Annapolis, Every Sunday morning 8-10am ( weather permitting) auto enthusiasts gather to hang out and meet new friends and show off their variety of American, foreign and exotic automobiles.

Weekend Events Annapolis, MD-November, 2, 3,4, 2012

by John Collins, REALTOR

Enjoy a fun weekend near Annapolis, Maryland

 Friday November 2nd:
NaNoWriMo, Annapolis Challenge yourself to write a book during National Novel Writing Month. Exchange ideas, plan your story, or just start writing, in company of fellow novelists. Eastport-Annapolis Neck Branch Library, Annapolis 2pm Free. For Students in grade 6-12. For more information go to or call 410-777-2043

Goobily Goop, Annapolis. Take a fun and messy six-week class filled with excitement and take-home treats for the little ones. Pip Moyer Rec. Center, Annapolis, Fridays 9:45-10:30am $65 Annapolis residents, $81 non-residents. Ages 3-5 For more information go to or call 410-263-7958

Caribbean Dance Workshop, Arnold. Learn to dance to a Caribbean beat; free dance workshop. Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold. Free For more information go to or call 410-777-2043.

Shakespeare's "Titus Andronicus" Navel Academy Masqueraders to preform Shakespeare's "Titus Andronicus". Performance presented Nov. 2nd through 4th in Mahan Hall at the Academy. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 8pm. Sunday Nov. 4th matinee begins at 2pm. Purchase tickets by calling 410-293-8497 or at the door. Tickets are $10 per person or $8 per person in groups of 10 or more.for more information

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, The 2012-2013 Lexus Classic Series at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts features Peabody Conservatory graduate, cellist Zuill Bailey preforming with the ASO on November 2nd & 3rd at 8pm. The concerts will feature Franz Joseph Hayden's Symphony No.88, Gabriela Frank's Requiem for a Magical America: El Dia de los Muertos and Antonin Dvorak's Cello Concerto. For information and a detailed line up of concerts in the Lexus Classic Series, please visit or call 410-269-1132

Morgue Manor, Deale, Take a walk through this frightful haunted house that changes every year. Admission. Sponsored by Deale Volunteer Fire Department, Deale. For information contact 410-867-1350. or go to

Winter Coat Drive and Skate, Glen Burnie. Donate a gently used coat and skate free. Glen Burnie Town Center Ice Rink, Glen Burnie. Call for hours410-222-7313 Through Nov. 4th for more infomation go to

Navy Sprint Football vs. Army, Annapolis. See Navy play Army in Sprint football. Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis. 7pm Free Admission. - 410-293-8785

Saturday November 3rd:

Navy Football vs Florida Atlantic, Annapolis. Navy Midshipmen Play Florida Atlantic. Navy-Marine Corps Stadium, Annapolis. 3:30pm $12-$35.

St. Andrews UMC Fall Festival, Edgewater. Great Kids activities, including a moon bounce, pony rides (11-1), hay ride, games, face painting and More. Unique crafts and gifts from local Maryland Vendors, live bluegrass music from the Sour Notes, a wide selection of homemade desserts and some of the best home-cooked food around. St. Andrew's UMC, 4 Wallace Manor Road, Edgewater. 9am-4pm. Free. For more information contact

Historic Annapolis by Candlelight Tour, Historic Annapolis Candle light Tours will be offered on Friday November 2nd and Saturday November 3rd from 5-9pm, guests will be granted exclusive access to privately owned homes. Homes on this year's tour are located along King George, Prince George, Hanover, East and Martin Streets and Maryland Avenue. The tour will include 11 homes. Tickets may be purchased in advance or on the evenings of the house tours. Proceeds from the Annapolis by Candlelight tour support the preservation and education programs of Historic Annapolis. For tickets or more information visit or by calling 410-267-8146. Tickets are $35 and may be purchased at the William Paca House the evenings of the tours.

Maritime Republic of Eastport- Tug of War XV. The Maritime Republic of Eastport announces its 15th Annual Tug of War! Come join in the fun on Saturday, November 3rd at the crack of Noon! Billed as the longest International Tug-of-War over water in the world, the Eastport vs. Annapolis Tug was orignally conceived by the residents of Eastport over a decade ago when the Compromise Street Bridge was closed. Feeling excluded from the rest of the city, Eastport residents and citizens declared war against Annapolis and launched a plan to secede. From this rebellion, the Maritime Republic of Eastport was born. The event provides the opportunity for the community to come together and have a great time and fun while supporting local organizations. For more information on the festivities visit

Fish For a Cure Tournament, Annapolis, Fish all day to raise money for the cancer programs at AASMC's Geaton and JoAnn DeCesaris Cancer Institute. Begin fishing: 5am., weigh-in at Pusser's Dock, Annapolis:5pm $500/boat For more information go to

Muder Mystery/Terrapin Adventures, A Murder Mystery with an Adventure Twist! Come join us on Saturday, November 3rd From 7pm-10pm for a fun-filled evening of adventure while solving a murder mystery! The catch? You will have to zip, swing and climb to find the answers that will help you solve the clue-based mystery. For tickets or more information visit or by calling 301-725-1313

Sunday November 4th:

Maryland Hall's First Sunday Holiday Art Sale, Annapolis, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual "First Sunday" Holiday Art Sale, featuring unique local Crafts, Live Music and Demonstrations at Maryland Hall on Sunday, Nov. 4th from Noon till 4pm, rain or shine. Nearly 50 Vendors will display handmade items perfect for those on your holiday shopping list, including jewelry, pottery, glass, clothing, cards, wood works, home decor and fine arts. The festive event, held both indoors and outdoors in covered booths, includes face painting, food vendors and music. For more information visit or by callin 443-333-9067

Meet the Authors/ St. John's College, Meet the Authors is an annual event sponsored by the Caritas Society of St. John's College. Acclaimed authors Carban Addison, Chris Pavone and Roger Rosenblatt will discuss their latest works of fiction and nonfiction involving stories of human drama and intrigue. This special event will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Sunday, Nov. 4th at 3pm. The presentation will be followed by a wine and hors d'oeuvre reception and book signing with the Authors. To purchase tickets or more information visit or by calling 410-626-2539.

Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis, Glen Burnie. Hit the nation's pavement, pathways and parks to fight the nation's leading cause of disability. Wear a holiday- themed costume and tie jingle bells to you shoelaces. Marley Station Mall, Glen Burnie. 6:30am $30 in Advance, $40 Day of. For more information go to Click Here or call 443-738-9621.

Market & Trades Day, Edgewater. Help London Town's interpreters cook an autumn meal, play colonial games and learn about town life in the colonial Chesapeake. Historic London Town and Gardens, Edgewater. 12-4:30om Regular Admission. For more information call 410-222-1919 or visit

17th Annual Pasadena Thanksgiving Parade. Kick off the Holiday season from 2-4pm at the 17th Annual Pasadena Thanksgiving Parade and enjoy over 50 floats representing the Pasadena community. Remember to bring a canned good or non perishable food items for donation. Longtime Pasadena resident dedicated to the growth and prosperity of the area, Mary Calvert, will serve as Grand Marshal and receive a plaque at the event. Parade starts at Tic Neck Park and proceeds down Tic Neck Road to Mountain Road - right onto Mountain and finish up at George Fox, collecting food along the way for needy families in the area. Deadline to register is Friday, October 26. For More information about this event or registering your business to be included in the parade, contact Hayley Gable Bowerman at 410-446-5696 or Also see information at

Displaying blog entries 1-6 of 6

Contact Information

Photo of John Collins, Realtor Real Estate
John Collins, Realtor
JohnCollinsGroup of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc
108 Old Solomons Island Road - U4
Annapolis MD 21401
Office: 410-224-4999
Cell: 410-693-6000
Fax: 410-224-4032 Email: John@JohnCollinsGroup.
John Collins, Realtor
 Office: 410-224-4999 * Cell: 410-693-6000

 John Collins Group of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
108 Old Solomons Island Road, Suite U-4
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
   Office: 410-224-4999 * Cell: 410-693-6000 * Fax: 410-224-4032

We will never sell or divulge your email address to any vendor or other organization.

The finest compliment I can receive is a referral from a friend, client or colleague. If you know of someone thinking of buying or selling real estate, I would appreciate an introduction.  Please be assured I will extend them my highest degree of service and professionalism.
John Collins, Realtor