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Play Golf in Berlin, MD This Fall

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Fall is the perfect time for a golf getaway to Ocean Pines. Book a long weekend at one of our golfer-friendly vacation rentals and play a different Berlin golf course each day of your stay. Ocean Pines Golf Club 100 Clubhouse Dr. Ocean Pines, MD 21811 410-641-6057 oceanpinesgolf.org Our own Ocean Pines Golf Club is just… Read more »

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

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If there’s a lesson to be learned from catastrophic storms such as Harvey, Sandy and Katrina, it’s that waiting to act can have devastating consequences. Advance planning for these emergencies can help minimize their disruptive impact and ensure your family’s safety. Here are some tips to help you prepare. 1. Prepare an Emergency Kit The American… Read more »

Nor’easter Brings High Wind, Rough Seas

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Today’s nor’easter made for a wet and windy Monday that kept most people indoors but brought a few ocean lovers to the inlet to see waves predicted to reach up to 12 feet.

Yard Sales Galore in Ocean Pines

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Ocean Pines just might be the Delmarva’s yard sale capital. You’ll find clusters of signs up and down Ocean Parkway most weekends, especially during the summer and early fall. Most sales end by noon, so you can shop all morning and still hit the Ocean Pines Farmer’s Market before it closes at 1 p.m. Use… Read more »

5 Tips for Getting Your Rental Application Approved

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Competition for Ocean CIty and Ocean Pines rental properties is fierce, thanks to high demand and a shortage of units. Here are some tips to help keep you on track as you go through the process of renting a home. 1. Watch Your Credit Get a copy of your credit report before you start your… Read more »

Ranger-Led Programs Teach Children About Assateague Wildlife

Families learned to harvest their own clams and crabs this past weekend during ranger-led programs at Assateague Island National Seashore. During Happy as a Clammer!, participants borrowed clam rakes and headed into the shallow bay waters to try out their new skills. During the Beautiful Swimmers program that followed, adults and children alike used trot… Read more »

Hileman Real Estate Introduces Money-Saving Mobile App

We’ve got exciting news! The mobile app created for our guests is now available to everyone who wants to save money on their Ocean City, MD vacation! The app has Super Deals on restaurants, shopping and activities, with TripAdvisor reviews of participating businesses. The app is easy to use. Just point your mobile browser to… Read more »

Ocean City’s Second Season Brings Fall Events, Low Vacation-Rental Rates

Labor Day signals the start of Ocean City’s Second Season — the fall shoulder season that brings beautiful weather, lighter crowds and off-season discounts on vacation rentals! Between Delmarva Bike Week, Sunfest, Endless Summer Cruisin and a host fishing and golf tournaments and Halloween-related events, there’s plenty to do in Ocean City once summer ends…. Read more »

Rent a Beach House for Your Next Ocean City Vacation

When you think about Ocean City vacation rentals, condos probably come to mind. Although it’s true that most rental units here are condos, we also have a limited number of houses and townhomes. These properties are perfect for extended families traveling together because they’re typically larger than condos and afford more privacy. Channel Buoy 143… Read more »

Visit Ocean City & Ocean Pines This Spring

If you’ve never vacationed in Ocean City or Ocean Pines during the Spring, you’re missing quite a treat. Area towns, businesses and tourism agencies have worked hard to extend vacation season, and as a result, there’s more reason than ever to book a Spring getaway at the beach. 1. Low Rates and Large Selections Although… Read more »