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By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Lancaster's Low Inventory Pushes Home Prices Higher ! According to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index, prices appreciated by 6.9% year-over-year from December 2016 to December 2017 on a national level. This marks the fifth month in a row with at least a 6.9% increase. Dr. Frank Nothaft, Chief Ec...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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The #1 Reason to Sell Now Before Spring 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 Real...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Homeownership: “The Reports of My Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated” The famous quote by Mark Twain in the title of this article can be used to describe homeownership in America today. Last week, the Census revealed that the percentage of homeowners in the country increased for the first time i...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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5 Skills Your Lancaster, PA REALTOR will bring You ! Highlights: Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions you make! They are there for you to help with paperwork, understanding the process, negotiati...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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   ×It looks like you are using an ad blocker in your browser.This may cause challenges with your Personalized Posts, and prevent the share buttons from appearing with each post. We recommend whitelisting the KCM website or changing your settings to prevent any potential issues.   Where Are Lanca...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
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  Students in kindergarten through eighth grade and their parents are invited to STEAM Night on Tuesday February 27th at Solanco High School. Registration will begin at 4:50 PM. Dinner will be served from 5 to 5:45 PM, and the activity stations will be open from 6 to 7:30 PM.  STEAM Night will fe...

By Don Hess
(KW Elite Keller Williams 1280 Plaza Blvd. Lancaster, PA 17601)
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   The Quarryville Library located at 357 Buck Road Quarryville, Pennsylvania will host two events:  The Friends of the Quarryville Library will meet at 10 AM on Tuesday February 13th , in the Carlson Room. The Book Club will meet on Wednesday February 14th at 1:30 PM to discuss “The Burgess Boys...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Millionaire to Millennials: Don’t Rent a Home… Buy! In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “The biggest mistake millennials are making is not buying their first home.” He goes on to say that, “If you want to build real financial security, real wealth for your lifetime...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Whether You Rent or Buy, Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage! There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortga...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Bidding Wars Abound… How Long Will They Continue? Just like with any product or service, the law of supply and demand impacts home prices. Any time that there is less supply than the market demands, prices increase. In many areas of the country, the supply of homes for sale in the starter and tra...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Study Shows “Millennials Deserve More Credit” When it comes to talking about millennials, there are many stereotypes out there that have influenced the way the public feels about the generation. Whether it’s the assumption that millennials are irresponsible with money and would rather buy avocado...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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2 Major Myths Holding Back Home Buyers Urban Institute recently released a report entitled, “Barriers to Accessing Homeownership,” which revealed that “eighty percent of consumers either are unaware of how much lenders require for a down payment or believe all lenders require a down payment above...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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U.S. Housing Inventory Crunch Continues… List Your Lancaster, PA House Today! Every winter, families across the country decide if this will be the year that they sell their current houses and move into their dream homes. Mortgage rates hovered around 4% for all of 2017 which forced many buyers of...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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5 Reasons Lancaster Millennials Choose to Buy  Some Highlights: “The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility in future decisions, privacy and security, and living ...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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If You’re Considering Selling, ACT NOW!! Definitely an aggressive headline. However, as the final data on the 2017 housing market rolls in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME! How did we finish 2017? New-home sales were at their highest l...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Gap Between Homeowners & Appraisers Narrows to Lowest Mark in 2 Years In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 4% or more over the next twelve months. O...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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What Impact Will the New Tax Code Have on Home Values? Every month, CoreLogic releases its Home Price Insights Report. In that report, they forecast where they believe residential real estate prices will be in twelve months. Below is a map, broken down by state, reflecting how home values are for...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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  ×It looks like you are using an ad blocker in your browser.This may cause challenges with your Personalized Posts, and prevent the share buttons from appearing with each post. We recommend whitelisting the KCM website or changing your settings to prevent any potential issues.   61% of First-Tim...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
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Wondering If You Can Buy Your First Home? There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have a family, others might think they are too young...

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