Equity-Rich Properties Surge Nationwide

Homeowners should be feeling richer. The share of equity-rich properties rose to a new high—26 percent of homeowners with a mortgage in the third quarter, according to ATTOM Data Solutions’ Q3 2017 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report. In the third quarter, there were more than 14 million … [Read more...]

Home-Selling Checklist: 12 Things to Do Before Selling Your House

iStock; realtor.com Getting ready to sell your house? Then it's time to roll up your sleeves and get to work! Selling a home, after all, entails a whole lot more than just planting a "For Sale" sign on your front lawn or uploading a few random photos of your place—especially if you’re … [Read more...]

29 E POPLAR STREET LEBANON , PA 17042

Nice cape cod on large lot in need of TLC - 3 or 4 bedrooms with den, large fenced in yard and two storage sheds. - MLS 270166 - $120,000 - SOLD Quickly! YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dIZuAvvNfD4   … [Read more...]

18 WOODLAND LEBANON , PA 17042

Well cared for, bright, roomy, 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo in Woodland Estates, with 1 car detached garage. Lawn, snow and trash included in HOA fees. HOA fee is $226 monthly.  MLS 266260 - $119,000 - SOLD 2 weeks! … [Read more...]

More Homeowners Tackle Renovation Projects

Homeowners are sprucing up their properties and undertaking more remodeling and repair projects, according to a recent study. The Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity, released by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University, shows an annual growth in home improvement and repair … [Read more...]

1 Scenic Drive, Myerstown PA 17067

A beautiful, open, bright well cared for home on a corner lot with 2 car garage, walk up attic with plenty of storage, Florida room with fire place, large master and guest bathrooms. A must see home in Arbor Gate 55+ community.  MLS 264969  -  $140,000  -  Sold in less than 30 … [Read more...]

First-Time Buyers Are Slowly Re-Emerging

Last August, about 35 percent of home buyers identified themselves as first-time buyers. Flash-forward one year later, the share of buyers identifying themselves as first-timers has soared to 51 percent, according to research by realtor.com®. Read more: First-Time Buyers Not Picking “Starter … [Read more...]

144 E MAIN STREET FREDERICKSBURG , PA 17026

Nice large 4 bedroom, 2 bath home with enclosed sun porch, large yard and storage shed in peaceful, rural Fredericksburg.  MLS 258408 - $115,000 Under Contract! … [Read more...]

2 EAGLE VIEW DRIVE NEWMANSTOWN , PA 17073

Very nice, newer, well-maintained home with numerous upgrades on private corner lot overlooking picturesque Newburg Village - great views of nearby mountains and surrounding country side. MLS 257999 - $185,000 SOLD in less than 90 days! … [Read more...]

Sale of distressed properties hits new low

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report revealing that distressed property sales accounted for 4% of sales in September. This is down from 7% in 2015, and is the lowest figure since NAR began tracking distressed sales in October … [Read more...]