Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate | The J. Melvin Group is first Better Homes and Garden Real Estate office in Maryland in almost 30 years! Founded in 2009 as J. Melvin Premier Properties The J. Melvin Group is a full service, customer centric lifestyle real estate brokerage. Our agents represent clients across a broad spectrum of real estate transactions, including new construction, condominium, luxury, waterfront, investment, land and property management. With the power of Meredith, the publisher of Better Homes and Garden Magazine, and the technology of Realogy, the largest real estate company in the world, J. Melvin Group Agents have access to tools and products that no other brokerage large, small independent or franchise can match. Along with the J. Melvin Group philosophy in hiring only the best real estate professionals in our market, when you work with a J. Melvin Group agent you can rest assured, they have the support they need, experience you expect with the local knowledge you deserve.