5 First-Year Mistakes New Owners Make

Homeowners can make a lot of mistakes during that first year in homeownership, especially when eagerness can sometimes lead to ignorance. HouseLogic recently featured several of the most common and costly missteps homeowners most often make in their first year, including: 1. Always going with the … [Read more...]

Have a Bad Credit Score? It Could Soon Get Better—but Is It Enough to Buy a Home?

Have a bad credit score that's keeping you from buying a home? You're in luck: In July, credit reports are undergoing a major cleanup that could help. Your credit report and score, of course, are scrutinized by lenders since they reveal how well you've paid off past debts. The problem? A … [Read more...]

18 LOCUST AVENUE FREDERICKSBURG , PA 17026

Nice rancher on large lot with 1-1/2 car garage, fully finished basement (Guest suite) and more home for sale.  MLS 267211  -  $160,000  - SOLD LESS than 5 DAYS! … [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...]

19 APPLEWOOD COURT LEBANON , PA 17046

Very nice home on cul-de-sac end, on hill overlooking subdivision, with private yard, relaxing deck, large storage shed and child place set. Finished lower level family room and much more!  MLS 264470 - $244,900  -  SOLD for Full Price! … [Read more...]

7 Tips for Staging Your Home

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome Make your home warm and inviting to boost your home’s value and speed up the sale process. The first step to getting buyers to make an offer on your home is to impress them with its appearance so they begin to envision themselves living there. … [Read more...]

Maybe Staging Isn’t That Important…

Staging may not be important and may not raise residential sales prices, according to researchers at the College of William & Mary.  The study polled 820 home buyers who were shown a series of six virtual tours of a single property, each focusing either on wall color or furnishings. The … [Read more...]

A Great Reason to Sell Now

The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘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. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the supply of homes for … [Read more...]

Estimations of Home Prices, Next 5 Years

Often real estate conversations center on housing prices and where they might be going. The Home Price Expectation Survey done every quarter by Pulsenomics surveys a nationwide panel of over one hundred economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists about where prices are … [Read more...]

More People confident about buying a home

Last week, Fannie Mae released their January 2014 National Housing Survey results.  Two categories reported all-time survey highs. 52% of respondents thought it would be easy for them to get a home mortgage today          70% of respondents said they would buy if they were going to … [Read more...]