Sunday, March 1, 2015

Real Estate

  • More Headlines
  • Blog Roll
Home owners buy their second or third homes for a variety of reasons.
A look at this weekend's open houses in the Philadelphia region.
The “Starbucks Effect” – the phenomenon that Starbucks boosts home values – has been a hot topic in real estate ever since Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff and chief economist Stan Humphries explored the subject in a chapter of their book Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate.
Q: My home has no mortgage on it, but I do have a home equity line of credit. What would happen to the HELOC if we were to put the house into a trust?
A Delaware home built by the du Pont family in the mid-1930s is being offered for nearly $2.3 million.
Population: 7,407 (2013). Median household income: $44,901 (2009). Area: 1.4 square miles. Settlements in the last three months: 18.
When Sharon Taffet and her husband, David, purchased a historic home in Merion Station in 2004, she saw potential even though she said the place was in “dire shape.”
Does this two-bedroom, two-bath condo in the Art Museum area look familiar to you?
You’ve probably heard that hiring a professional home inspector is a critical step to take before you close on a home.
If you think winter is not a good season to buy and sell a home or get a mortgage, you may want to reconsider. Buyers and homeowners seeking to refinance will find some good news this season – but they need to act soon.
Where there's smoke, there's ire. High-rise condo buildings such as the Dorchester and Society Hill Towers and luxury buildings such as the St. James are starting to ban resident smoking - even in residents' own units.
Real estate agents keep telling me that today's home-buyer is better educated and informed because of the Internet.
Post your home or rental in an online & print package that is right for you.
Property Mgrs, Agents, Builders & Brokers »
Contact Daren Hardimon
Digital Real Estate Specialist
215-854-5319 or dhardimon@philly.com
Individual Listings »
Create a listing with our easy-to-use online forms.
» Place a Rental listing
» Place a Real Estate listing
Search Homes for Sale
 For Sale    For Rent