SOLD!!! 3861 Dartmouth Rd, South Whitehall, Allentown, PA
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SOLD!!! 3861 Dartmouth Rd, South Whitehall, Allentown, PA
Happy Flag Day-- God Bless America!
Lookin' good for mortgage rates this year!
Combined with a strong labor market, low unemployment, and modest wage growth, housing may get a boost this year.
NEWLY LISTED IN SHEPHERD HILLS!!!
April is a Great Month...!
The spring housing market is off to the races! The inventory of homes for sale is increasing, buyers are out in force, and interest rates have remained low, peaking the interest of buyers and sellers previously on the fence about making a move.
Verizon to release Free Robocall-Blocking App Soon!!
Verizon is set to debut a new free app that will help subscribers block spam and robocalls by the end of the week. The carrier already offers a
Please join me Sunday--
Thinking of making a move-- know someone who is??
The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by the theory of ‘supply and demand.’ If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of that item increases.
Buying a Home Young is the Key to Building Wealth
Homeowners who purchase their homes before the age of 35 are better prepared for retirement at age 60, according to a new Urban Institute study. The organization surveyed adults who turned 60 or 61 between 2003 and 2015 for their data set.
Interest rate dropped to 3.375 % from over 5.5%
Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage climbed consistently throughout 2018 until the middle of November. After that point, rates returned to levels that we saw in August to close out the year at 4.55%, according to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey.
Something to consider if you are thinking of selling this year!
Some Highlights: If you are planning on listing your house for sale this year, here are the top four home improvement projects that will net you the most Return on Investment (ROI). Minor bathroom renovations can go a long way toward improving the quality of your everyday life and/or impressing pote...
Honoring George H.W.Bush
Sully's next mission takes him to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he will continue to provide support for U.S. servicemen and women.
Thinking about downsizing??
For a while now baby boomers have been blamed for a portion of the housing market’s current lack of housing inventory, but should they really be getting the blame?
It's been a great ride-- however, interest rates are beginning to rise--
Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased by close to a quarter of a percent over the last several weeks. Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers Association, and the National Association of Realtors are all calling for mortgage rates to rise another quarter of a perc...
OPEN SUNDAY Oct 28 from 1 to 3:00. 3681 Dartmouth Road, South Whitehall at new price of $475,000. 5 BR, 3 1/2 bath , 3200 sf, custom home in Parkland Terrace, finished basement, spacious rooms,loft, quiet street, deck, koi pond, super neighborhood, very convenient location! Contact me for more details! Please stop by to see this wonderful home!
Under Agreement in only 1 day on the market! Trust an experienced professional such as myself to get your home SOLD quickly and under your terms.
40 Washington Avenue, Northampton - 3 bedroom brick ranch listed at $198,500 #parealtor #lvrealtor #lehighvalleypa #northamptonpa
Open House Sunday 26th 1-3 at 40 Washington Ave, Northampton. Sweet 3 BR all brick ranch, 1 car gar, Florida room-- Great updated kitchen w center island and corian counters, central air, newer roof, easy to maintain, move-in ready! $198,500 See details with link:
Beautiful new listing on Dartmouth Rd, Springhouse Terrace, South Whitehall. 5 BR 3 1/2 baths, 3300 sf plus finished basement. $495,000 To see more check out this link https://idx.imprev.net/74FB48F3/90/9790/1330652 and call me at 610-360-9726 if you have any questions.
Housing Market Heats Up!
Construction of New Homes Continues to Pick Up "National housing market indicators available as of June show activity in housing markets overall improved."— U.S
You Do Not Need 20% Down to Buy Your Home NOw!
The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The results of the survey show that the main reason why non-homeowners do...
I do not own a cat, but I thought this was an interesting article--good tips when selling a house, or anytime! Easy as essential oil spray!
A few ways to set up the kitty equivalent of a "keep off" sign.
Repairs to consider sooner rather than later...
We asked longtime homeowners to share the home fix-ups they regret not conquering right away—before life got in the way.
Thinking of Selling? Now's the time!
According to recently released data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the median number of days that a home spent on the market hit a new low of 26 days in April, as 57% of homes were on the market for under a month.
Lovely Lehigh Valley--
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5 Reasons Why to Sell This Summer!
Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense.
Stunning Homes in the Lehigh Valley--
20 of the most expensive homes for sale in Lehigh and Northampton counties as of April 17, 2018, which is when the Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors group retrieved the data from its Multiple Listing Service
Now might just BE the Right Time!
According to a newly released study by ATTOM Data Solutions, selling your home in the month of May will net you an average of 5.9% above estimated market value for your home.
Definitely THE First Step in HomeBuying!
In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualifi...
Turns Out There's A Secret Use For WD-40 That Most People Never Knew Was Possible
It's like magic.
NOT Owning Your Home Can Cost You a Lot of Money!
Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home of your own has been a part of the American Dream for as long as America has existed.
Great App-- find out about the property details around you!!
Thanks for sharing this Bryan Youpa and Dave Sweeney
Concrete could be replaced by a foam that's just as firm (via Explorist)
You may think you can't afford to Buy, but you may be surprised--
Buying Myths, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Infographics, Rent vs. Buy The Cost of Renting vs. Buying Today [INFOGRAPHIC] 2.6Kshares 2.5K 92 0 5 0 Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to...
New Listing in Catasauqua 1224 5th ST
Now Under Contract--
Regarding "Springing Forward"...
Just like our clocks this weekend in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward!” Similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale in the market right now is what is holding back the market.
Home sales hit all time low for last 3 years due to low inventory. Read more here: https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/02/28/pending-home-sales-fall-to-more-than-3-year-low.html
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest read on pending home sales.
It may not be what you think--but it works!
Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive the maximum value for your house?
Mary Lou Fiske ABR, AHS Berkshire Hathaway, Fox & Roach's cover photo
Here are some tips for negotiating with sellers, and as always, trust in me to get you the deal you deserve! #parealestate #lehighvalleyhomes #lehighvalleyrealestate #realtor #bhhs #lehighvalley #realestate https://realtytimes.com/consumeradvice/buyersadvice/item/1015200-20180216-tips-for-negotiating-with-sellers?rtmpage=
If you dread the negotiating process when buying a home, never fear. Your agent must know your desires by heart and have quick access to you if a negotiation point needs to be made. It's important to stick to the strategy you and your agent have agreed upon -- showing the seller how strong your offe...
You may find this helpful for next year's taxes--
Is Buying a Home in 2018 on Your List of Resolutions?
We often talk about the financial reasons why buying a home makes sense. But, more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or compelling reasons.
Why Sell Now??
Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this winter makes sense.
Some FACTS about Home Buying--
Buying Myths, Down Payments, First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Infographics, Millennials Buying a Home Can Be Scary… Unless You Know the Facts [INFOGRAPHIC] 2.6Kshares 2.2K 107 0 6 277 Some Highlights: Many potential homebuyers believe that they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qua...
Here’s the #1 Reason It’s so Hard to Find an Affordable Home - @Redfin
Under building of new homes and high construction cost perpetuate the affordable housing shortage
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