Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Team to Beat

Yesterday, The Washington Post called the Phillies, “the team to beat.”  And while every other team is struggling with a major issue right now, the Phils’ biggest problem is, “figuring out how to line up their impressive talent.”  Good problem to have, … Continue reading

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New Listing Alert

Just listed a beautiful, five bedroom home in scenic Lower Providence Township  with a completely remodeled gourmet Kitchen, a cozy Family Room with a wet bar and custom stone fireplace, and a fabulous Deck surrounded by privacy trees and mature landscaping. At a … Continue reading

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I Hate the Schuylkill

If you live in or are from Philly, you know how awesome and how equally awful the Schuylkill is.   You get one amazingly fast trip into the city and you forget the other 578 times you sat on it in bumper … Continue reading

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Pretty House of the Week

Do something fun this weekend.  Paint your front door yellow.

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Sleeping Giant

The people at MIT are really smart. According to Economics Professor, William C. Wheaton, natural population growth will outpace the availability of new homes.  Wheaton recently said home construction is “a sleeping giant about to wake up.” Better hurry up and … Continue reading

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New Listing Alert

Spectacular doesn’t even begin to describe this custom Colonial in Huntingdon Valley’s prestigious Justa Farms. At $590,000, the property’s three fireplaces, sparkling hardwood floors, and dazzling Living Room/Media Room offer a lifestyle like no other. A truly extraordinary outdoor oasis with in-ground pool, spa … Continue reading

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Pretty House of the Week

A few weeks ago I was in Newtown, Bucks County for a wedding.  On our way to the church, I saw this pretty house: I just love when people build a new house that looks like it has been there … Continue reading

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Rethinking Homeownership? I think not.

The cover of TIME magazine on September 6 looked like this:   This is getting ridiculous.    Stop the madness!  Stop the doom and gloom attitude!  Stop letting the media convince the public that the housing market is terrible (it isn’t) and that … Continue reading

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New Listing Alert

Check out my amazing new listing in North Wales.  This is the kind of house that will change your life.  From its beautiful, private lot and gleaming hardwood floors to its ultra convenient home office and the one-of-a-kind finished basement with … Continue reading

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FHA…OOC

Listen up buyers! The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is giving you until Monday, October 4 to lock in a low monthly mortgage insurance premium (MIP), because after that day, MIP will increase by over 63%.  Yikes! What does this mean … Continue reading

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