Monthly Archives: January 2011

Pretty House of the Week

I went to college in New England, so I am, by default, a snow lover.  But I have tell you, I don’t remember ever having this many snowfalls in one winter during my four years in the Woo.  I am … Continue reading

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Cramer: Decline in Home Values is “Over”

One of my clients (remember this house?) recently sent me an article on CNBC from Mad Money’s Jim Cramer. Last week, housing reports showed a sharp rise in December existing home sales AND a bump up in the 2010 median price over … Continue reading

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3 Budget-Friendly Decorating Tips

Thinking of redecorating, but don’t want to break the bank?  Thinking of selling your home and need some staging advice?        Check out these 3 budget-friendly decorating tips:       1. Move one piece of furniture.  Change the entire feel of your living … Continue reading

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Pretty House of the Week

Another snow covered Friday here in Philadelphia = another snow covered house for this week’s pretty. That front door is amazing.  Wouldn’t you just love to see the inside of this house?

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5 Reasons To Buy Right Now

OK people, listen up.    It’s 2011 now,    and the real estate market is heating up.  I’m talking single digit days on market, bidding wars, and a revolving door of showings heating up.  My last listing sold for 99% of asking price … Continue reading

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Pretty House of the Week

Proof that pretty houses look even prettier covered in snow. Don’t you just love those red barn doors?

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Happy Homeowners

Yesterday, S. and C. settled on their amazing house in North Wales. Their one-of-a-kind finished basement has a theatre room – just perfect for Super Bowl Sunday.

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What $4.3 Million Buys You in D.C.

Or shall I say, what $4.3 million did buy you in D.C.  Henry Paulson (former Goldman Sachs tycoon turned U.S. Secretary of the Treasury/Bailout Boss) forked over $4,300,000 for this D.C. pad in August 2006.   Nice house, Hank, but only 2,260 square … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day

Today I’m celebrating the birthday of the guy who always makes me laugh.  He always wants to hear about my day and always puts everyone else before himself.  You’ll never see him without a smile on his face, and he … Continue reading

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Pretty House of the Week

The #1 New Year’s resolution is to lose weight.  I’m guessing lots of people have resolved to use Jenny Craig over the years, because her $9 million California house is pretty ridiculous,  and has the most spectacular view ever. What’s your … Continue reading

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