Common Issues Flagged By Home Inspectors
Common Issues Flagged By Home Inspectors
Home inspectors typically evaluate many aspects of a home, but some items are flagged time and agai...
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Real Estate Is Back In Business
Real Estate Is Back In Business
Many buyers and sellers will be happy to know that Governor Wolf announced today (Tuesday, May 19) ...
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Mortgage Rates Hit An All-Time Low
Mortgage Rates Hit An All-Time Low
Buyers in today’s housing market continue to enjoy some of the lowest mortgage rates on recor...
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Spotlight on Lower Gwynedd
Spotlight on Lower Gwynedd
Known for its beautiful homes set amid lovely surroundings, Lower Gwynedd Township is located just ...
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Buying Your First Home
Buying Your First Home
Let’s say you want to buy a home but don’t know where to start. How should you begin? T...
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Local High Schools Among Top in PA
Local High Schools Among Top in PA
Thirteen Philadelphia and suburban high schools rank in the top 25 in Pennsylvania for 2020, accord...
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A Housing Market Unlike Any Other
A Housing Market Unlike Any Other
New listings plunged in April in Bucks, Chester, and Montgomery Counties, as COVID-19 continued to ...
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When— And Why—to Order a Survey
When— And Why—to Order a Survey
As many home buyers learn, it’s not always clear where a property’s boundaries are, esp...
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What Items Are Included In A Home Sale?
What Items Are Included In A Home Sale?
When you’re ready to make an offer on a home, you’ll need to know what’s included...
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Can You Have An Appraisal If You're Paying Cash?
Can You Have An Appraisal If You're Paying Cash?
Many buyers are aware that if they’re getting a mortgage to buy a home, their lender will ord...
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First-Quarter Prices Rose But Home Inventory Fell Dramatically
First-Quarter Prices Rose But Home Inventory Fell Dramatically
Local Home Prices Rise Bucks, Montgomery, and Chester Counties all saw a rise in average home sa...
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Spotlight on Lansdale
Spotlight on Lansdale
Located in Eastern Montgomery County, Lansdale Borough is a walkable town incorporated in 1872 that...
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Buying and Selling in Communities with a Condo or Homeowner's Association
Buying and Selling in Communities with a Condo or Homeowner's Association
When buying a home in a condo or homeowner’s association, how do you know what rules will aff...
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April 6 Update: COVID-19's Effect on the PA Housing Market
April 6 Update: COVID-19's Effect on the PA Housing Market
Since my last COVID-19 post on March 29, we’ve seen more Pennsylvania sellers change their li...
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Seller's Property Disclosure: One Of the Most Useful Real Estate Documents
Seller's Property Disclosure: One Of the Most Useful Real Estate Documents
In Pennsylvania, home sellers are required to disclose any material defects to prospective buyers b...
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The Use and Occupancy Inspection: A Hidden Headache For Sellers?
The Use and Occupancy Inspection: A Hidden Headache For Sellers?
Many municipalities require a use and occupancy inspection when a home is sold. Also called a U and...
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How COVID-19 is Affecting the Housing Market
How COVID-19 is Affecting the Housing Market
Concerns about COVID-19 and Governor Wolf’s recent orders have affected the local real estate...
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Spotlight on Worcester
Spotlight on Worcester
Located in central Montgomery County, Worcester Township is known for its beautiful country roads, ...
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Demystifying Buyer Closing Costs
Demystifying Buyer Closing Costs
It’s no secret that buying a home usually comes with significant costs. Not only do you need ...
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67 Homes Sold In the Methacton District During the Last 90 Days
67 Homes Sold In the Methacton District During the Last 90 Days
During the past 90 days, 67 homes sold in the Methacton school district, which comprises Worcester ...
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Office Update During the Health Crisis
Office Update During the Health Crisis
To prioritize the health and well-being of clients and staff, Coldwell Banker Realty Corp.’s ...
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Spotlight on Phoenixville
Spotlight on Phoenixville
Located in beautiful Chester County, Phoenixville has undergone a remarkable renaissance during the...
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Boost Your Sale Price with These Simple Improvements
Boost Your Sale Price with These Simple Improvements
In today’s real estate market, updated, well-cared for homes sell quicker and often for a muc...
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Should You Buy Or Sell First?
Should You Buy Or Sell First?
One of the most important decisions to make if you want to sell your home and buy another home is w...
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Spotlight On Skippack
Spotlight On Skippack
Skippack Village is a quaint, small town in Montgomery County, whose walkable main street, restaura...
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How Much Of Your Asking Price Can You Expect?
How Much Of Your Asking Price Can You Expect?
When planning to list their home, sellers often ask how much of their asking price they can expect....
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What to Expect with Inspections
What to Expect with Inspections
One of the more stressful aspects of buying or selling a home is the inspection process. Buyers ty...
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The Popularity of 55+ Communities
The Popularity of 55+ Communities
As people get closer to retirement age, many would like to transition to one-level living or a home...
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The Stucco Quandary
The Stucco Quandary
Over the last twenty years, many stucco homes have been built in the Philadelphia suburbs. Some hav...
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Spotlight on Collegeville
Spotlight on Collegeville
Located in Western Montgomery County, PA, Collegeville is home to Ursinus College and to Pfizer and...
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How An Appraisal Contingency Protects Your Interests
How An Appraisal Contingency Protects Your Interests
What happens if you’re in the process of purchasing a house and your lender’s appraiser...
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Prices in Three Counties and Selected Zip Codes
Prices in Three Counties and Selected Zip Codes
Montgomery, Chester, and Bucks counties have average countywide house prices that vary less than mi...
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Pros and Cons of New Construction
Pros and Cons of New Construction
Many buyers would choose new construction if price were no object, and it’s easy to understand...
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What to Expect When Downsizing
What to Expect When Downsizing
The thought of downsizing creates mixed emotions for many homeowners. Many can’t wait to move...
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How to Lower the Chance Your Sale Will Fall Through
How to Lower the Chance Your Sale Will Fall Through
In recent years, we’ve seen an increase in the number of home sales falling through. Not only...
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Renovation Projects That Offer the Highest Return
Renovation Projects That Offer the Highest Return
Homeowners often want to know which renovation projects will offer the highest return on investment...
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Montgomery County Prices Rise Higher Than Expected
Montgomery County Prices Rise Higher Than Expected
Montgomery County finished the year with a surprisingly strong average housing price increase of 7....
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