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By Marcus Rice, Richmond & Northern VA REALTOR/Principal Broker, CEO/Owner, CDPE, RAR, FAAR, BBB
(Equity First Realty )
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Support the Pittsburgh Steelers hiring of Michael VickRecently right after the Pittsburgh Steelers hired Michael Vick, a petition was made on change.org against Mr. Vick because of past dog fighting charges. This petition is for support of Michael Vick as a quarterback as a Pittsburgh Steelers.Mi...
By Connie Wolff, Connie Wolff
(RE/MAX Select Realty)
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Top Tips for First-Time Point Breeze Pittsburgh PA Home Sellers Most real estate articles focus a lot about tips on buying new Point Breeze homes for sale in Pittsburgh. Rarely do you find any advice for first-time home sellers, which adds to the stress and confusion of home-selling: Where do I s...
By Connie Wolff, Connie Wolff
(RE/MAX Select Realty)
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Top Attractions for New Homeowners in Point Breeze Pittsburgh PA  “If you’re bored in Pittsburgh, you’re just not paying attention.” Travellers and new homeowners of Point Breeze Pittsburgh PA homes for sale have so many options for enjoying the neighborhood. Located east of Downtown Pittsburgh, ...
By Connie Wolff, Connie Wolff
(RE/MAX Select Realty)
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Pittsburgh PA 2-Story Victorian Home for Sale | 629 Hastings St   Character, charm and elegance combined! Be the proud new owner of this amazing Pittsburgh PA 2-story Victorian home for sale. Situated in approximately 3,000  square foot land area, this gorgeous residence  has been beautifully ma...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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If you are a buyer that is planning to purchase this summer or a seller that will be closing on a home after August 1st you should be aware that new government regulations will be making changes to the closing process that may effect when you finally close on the home.The largest changes will be ...
By Jessica Russell-Carter
(RE/MAX Realty Centre)
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With the start of a new year, it's always a good idea to assess your home and its needs. Taking stock of appliances, home systems, and other items that make a house a home will help guide you to home improvements needed, appliances that may be near the end of their lives, and any other updates th...
By Edward Lampl, mold & home inspections
(Ed Lampl Environmental Testing and Home Inspection in Pittsburgh )
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  Yes it can, there are all different types of mold requiring different moisture rates. One specific example are basidiospores which you may see on a wood 2x4. This type of mold is associated with dry rot which means it does not need high levels of moisture to survive once this mold is present to...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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One of the great things about Lawrenceville is that something fun is always happening and December is no exception. The fifteenth annual Joy of Cookies Cookie Tour is taking place Thursday December 4th through Sunday, December 7th. 30 local businesses are participating so you can get some holiday...
By Edward Lampl, mold & home inspections
(Ed Lampl Environmental Testing and Home Inspection in Pittsburgh )
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I am a industrial hygiene trained specialist - it is amazing the unethical practices the most of the mold removal companies/mold mitigation companies - sad that Angie's list has a mixed category not educating the public that a mold removal company should never touch a testing instrument. It is no...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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Before you know it snow will be falling. Do you know any 4th or 5th grade students that want to do some sliding this winter? Send them to the Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association website. The Snowpass booklet offers skiing and boarding at 21 PA Ski Resorts for FREE. Get more information.
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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  I hope you had a wonderful summer, for real estate in Pittsburgh it was a bit of a mixed message. Like most of the country prices have continued to climb, but with inventory so low, buyer's are struggling to find homes that they want. Since last August we have seen a 4.7% increase in the median...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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If you live in Allegheny County and are thinking about making energy improvements to your home this year then take a look at the Healthy Homes Incentive Program (HHIP). Owners who make energy efficiency investments of $5,000 or more, can get up to an additional $2,500 for even deeper improvements...
By Liz Caplan, REALTOR, Pittsburgh, PA
(Keller Williams, The Caplan Group)
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  Keller Williams Realty the number #2 real estate broker in the country opens new office in City Pittsburgh. Keller Williams Realty opened a new real estate brokerage in the City of Pittsburgh to complement established offices in the suburbs.  KW expanded pressence in Pittsburgh with the opening...
By Liz Caplan, REALTOR, Pittsburgh, PA
(Keller Williams, The Caplan Group)
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Relocating to Pittsburgh, PA? Moving, retiring, relocating or looking for investment property or real estate in Pittsburgh or Downtown Pittsburgh?  We can help with all of your Pittsburgh relocation and Pittsburgh real estate needs.  Contact The Caplan Group to send you a relocation packet with d...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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One of the documents you will be given as a seller is the Seller's Disclosure. This is a 6 page (in PA) document where you will be asked to fill out listing everything you know about your home.   For many sellers, their inclination is to only present their home in the best light, and while this ...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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Tomorrow night in Pittsburgh's Lawrenceville Neighborhood a group of local agents will be throwing open their doors and inviting everyone in to come take a look at what the neighborhood has to offer. If you are interested in moving to the neighborhood this is the night to have a look. Homes will ...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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Did you know that the average age of Pittsburgh housing is 55 years old, that is compared to just 37 years old for the country as a whole. Even more outstanding is the fact that 22 of the 90 neighborhoods in the city have an average home age of over 100 years old. If you own an older homes, the c...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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Thinking about buying this year? My friends over at the Mon Valley Initiative are hosting a Homebuyer Education Workshop on Saturday, February 15th from 9am-1pm. I'll be there to talk about the ins and outs of finding a home, Citizen's Bank will be on hand to talk about getting financing and Jona...
In Ross township, Allegheny County places an assessed value on all real estate. So you may be asking yourself, what does this value mean to me, and how can I use that value when I go to sell my home? With all of the talk recently about assessed values that have gone up (particularly 27% on averag...
By Christa Ross, Helping you buy and sell Pittsburgh's Best Homes
(RE/MAX Select Realty - REALTOR and Green Homes Specialist)
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As a Realtor specializing in green and energy efficient homes I work with a group called ReEnergize Pittsburgh that is working to reduce residential energy waste throughout Allegheny County, help create jobs, and improve air quality. One of the goals of the real estate committee is to consider wa...

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