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"The View From Big Blue" Is a Daily Central PA Real Estate resource looking at community issues, real estate for sale, Open houses, highlighted real estate professionals and much more!



The purchase of your home in Central PA is considered to be one of the most significant investments a person can make and as such, having the property inspected before closing serves as a final, critical step in the home-buying process.  Home inspection ensures the worthiness of the investment an...
Looking to buy a home in Central Pennsylvania? Mortgage rates are at historic lows and there's a lot to attract first time home buyers this spring.  If you're curious about the different kinds of mortgages available, here's a summary of some common home loan programs. The classification of loans ...
There are many school districts in Central Pennsylvania, and here is a great summary by County to help you with your home search: Lancaster County PA School Districts: Cocalico homes Columbia Borough homes Conestoga Valley homes Donegal homes Eastern Lancaster County homes Elizabethtown Area home...
An important part of the York PA home buying process is getting an appraisal.  This is also true anywhere in Pennsylvania.  Appraisals are typically ordered by the buyer's mortgage lender, and appraisers are usually chosen from within the York County PA real estate market so that the appraiser kn...
Here's the report on the first quarter 2009 from the Lancaster County Association of Realtors: According to a recent report by the Lancaster County Association of Realtors® (LCAR), the 709 homes sold in the first quarter of 2009 is a 24.7 percent decrease from the first quarter 2008 mark of 941. ...
If you're someone who boards a horse and is thinking about moving in the Lancaster, PA area this article is for you.  Unsure what to do about finding a place to board your horse?  Are you wondering what the available options are for horse owners in Lancaster and the surrounding areas?  Are you co...
Coldwell Banker Select Professionals proudly announces the addition of Deb Lowry as the manager of their York office. York, PA (April 30, 2009) - Coldwell Banker Select Professionals proudly announces the affiliation of Deb Lowry. "Deb is a great addition to our growing York County team," said Ry...
Here's a good video of Jim Gillespie (our Coldwell Banker CEO) discussing the state of "house flipping" in today's real estate market:      ____________________________________________________________________________________   Coldwell Banker Select Professionals, based at 1000 North Prince Stree...


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