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 … [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  -  Under Contract 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...]

Buying is now 37% cheaper than renting in the US

The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. The updated numbers actually show that the range is an average of 17.4% less … [Read more...]

Thinking going “for sale by Owner? – 5 good reasons Not to

Thinking going “for sale by Owner? - 5 good reasons Not to In today’s market, with home prices rising and a lack of inventory, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might … [Read more...]

Study: Real Estate Cheapest in Fall, Winter

Your home buyers likely won’t want to shy away from the fall or winter months. They may score the best deals. Home sales prices in the nation’s largest metros typically peak during the summer but drop in the fall and are lowest in the winter, according to a new study from NerdWallet, in which … [Read more...]