janicerooseveltgmailcom: Housing Sales are up; Mortgage rates remain down - 06/28/13 02:29 AM
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports existing home sales in April  at a  0.06% increase to an annual rate of 4.97 million units . This was the highest level since November 2009.
Resales came in 9.7% higher than the  previous year
Inventory for existing homes available for sale increased 12% to a 5.2 month supply.
New home sales rose 2.3% on a seasonally adjusted basis during April, according to the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
The increase was 29% higher than April 2012. Inventory for new homes available for sale rose by 3.3% to a … (0 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief - contact Congress Janice Roosevelt - 11/07/12 07:08 PM
Congress will soon return to Washington with unfinished business to complete. One of those items is a housing issue that could affect almost 1/4 of all real estate transactions - the expiration of Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief.Without action before the end of the year, millions of families who hold distressed properties could face a hefty tax bill for trying to modify their mortgage or to seek a short sale through their lender. Even those facing foreclosure will find themselves forced to pay a "foreclosure tax" if Congress doesn't act. Click here to learn more.janice.roosevelt@gmail.com

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Buyers who know Cherry Tree Farms in Aston, PA - here's your new home - 69 Scott Lane - 07/25/12 10:13 PM
Beautiful updated 4-bedroom Bi-level with  gorgeous pool and large, .25+ acre level lot. Lovely plantings and landscaping. Home is in pristine condition with newer Central Air (2010) and furnace (2006). Brand new carpet in Living & Dining Rooms, and front stairs. Charming, lower level, L-shaped Family Room has handsome house-length brick wall with gas fireplace - perfect for entertaining inside & out with sliders to back patio & pool. Updated powder room, 4th bedroom (used as an office), & laundry room also on Lower Level.  Immaculate eat-in kitchen with  gas stove & pass through window to formal dining room with wainscoting are … (2 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: 2012 Delaware County, PA, fireworks schedule - Janice Roosevelt - 07/04/12 03:44 AM
4th of July Delaware County Fireworks / Events
*Delaware County Fireworks for 4th of July 2012 are listed in alphabetical order by town
Big Bang BBQ Weekend
June 30, 2012
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds Ford, PA
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Big Bang BBQ Weekend
July 1, 2012
124 Beaver Valley Road
Chadds Ford, PA
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Fourth of July Walk/Run
July 4, 2012
East Elkinton Boulevard
Chester, PA
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4th of July Celebration at Lansdowne
July 4, 2012
East Greenwood Avenue
Lansdowne, PA
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Independence Day Fireworks and Festivities
July 4, 2012
100 Green Avenue
Lansdowne, PA
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4th of July Celebration Fireworks and Concert
July 4, 2012
500 Lee Road
Wayne, PA
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janicerooseveltgmailcom: 2012 Fireworks in Chester County - PA Janice Roosevelt - 07/04/12 03:39 AM

Downingtown Good Neighbor Day - Fireworks at 9:30 PM, with entertainment all day at Kerr Park, Pennsylvania Avenue. Part of Downingtown’s Good Neighbor Day festivities. A full day of family goodness. FREE, details. MAP No Fireworks Ludwigs Corner Fire Company Fireworks. Confirmed with the chief that there are no fireworks this year. Tredyffrin Township Annual 4th of July Celebration. Wilson Farm Park. Fireworks at dusk. Live Music – 7:15-9:15PM Chesterbrook PA. FREE, details. MAP Phoenixville Independence Day Celebration - Fireworks 9ish. Food vendors. Friendship Field located at the corner of Fillmore Street and Franklin Avenue. Rain date: 7/5/2012. details. … (0 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Congress Extends Flood Insurance for Five Years - 07/03/12 09:46 AM

janicerooseveltgmailcom: JULY 6-Kennett Square- Chesco Grand Prix, pro criterium cycling races - 07/02/12 04:51 AM

janicerooseveltgmailcom: OPEN HOUSE (5/20) 1 Lighthouse Rd Wilmington, De - 1-3 p.m - 05/19/12 09:13 PM
Realtor Corby Spruance hosts today's open house at 1 Lighthouse Rd in  north Wilmington, Delaware, from 1-3 p.m (Sunday 5/20) 
Few homes in this popular neighborhood compare to this newer 4-bedroom 2.1 bath home with fabulous finished lower level. Professionally landscaped, terraced .5 are lot is rare and so is the privacy. Yet, easy, easy commutes to Philadelphia, downtown Wilmington or Baltimore-DC. Check out the video tour here
View to the Delaware River, including a vew from one of the 4 upstairs bedrooms.
Great 1st floor floor plan with hardwoods in LR/FR with fireplace. Elegant DR off eat in kitchen with … (4 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Best Ever tip! Cleaning stainless steel appliances - 05/18/12 04:17 AM
WOW! Was Paul in the appliance department at the Home Depot in Concorville/Glen Mills, PA helpful today. He was an ace in helping me get a new built in microwave. Great product at a great price.
Best was the tip for cleaning stainless steel appliances - use mineral oil and two rags. I tried making marks wtih my greasy fingers on the showroom appliances and sure enough, they remained spotless so it must work.
You use an ounce or so on one rag to wipe down and clean the appliance and then the dray, clean rag to finish it off … (3 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: 804 Creek Rd Kennett Square -for sale- Janice Roosevelt, Lic. PA & DE - 05/17/12 05:21 AM
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janicerooseveltgmailcom: New Listing - 804 Creek Rd , Kennett Square, PA - Janice Roosevelt, Licensed PA & DE - 05/16/12 12:59 AM
Mid-century style blends perfectly with contemporary flair in this  custom designed 4BR 3.2 B home. Completely  rebuilt in 2006,  it excels in every way. Quality materials include Pella windows, Zodiac counters and Stainmaster carpet. Stand-alone automatic propane generator provides electricity  should there ever be a power outage. HSA Warranty included janice.roosevelt@gmail.com

Commuter-friendly  with easy access to all points Chester, DE & New Castle Counties. Shared drive crosses picturesque Red Clay Creek & the hilltop lot is vibrant  with weeping cherry, dogwood and willow trees.
 Freshly painted, the 4 BR, 3.2 BA, stone ranch sits on 3 acres & has an eloquent floor plan providing entertaining options … (8 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Are Home prices on the rise? Janice Roosevelt Ecobroker, ABR, ePRO- Licensed in PA & DE - 05/10/12 12:38 AM
I received an email announcement today discussing that many analysts think the real estate market - as a whole (remember real estate is local, local, local) has touched down at the bottom.
Per a  forecast by Fiserv, market watchers sees an increase in prices rising nearly 4 percent per year for the next five years. The greatest gains are exptected to be those areas hardest hit, such as  Phoenix and Las Vegas.
Housings rising affordability mixed with falling inventories of for-sale homes are the main factors driving the expected price increases, according to Fiserv.
Initially, investors are expected to help drive most of … (0 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Market TRENDs: Delaware County, March 2012 - Janice Roosevelt, REALTOR, Lic. Pa & DE - 04/20/12 09:40 PM

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Tips for a great YARD SALE - Janice Roosevelt, Realtor, Lic. PA & DE - 04/20/12 09:22 PM
  Wam weather mens likes of great things, including the time to hold a yard sale. Here are a few tips to to ensure a success:
Start your yard sale earlier than other yard sales in your area so shoppers will start their shopping day with you. Don't schedule your yard sale on a holiday weekend or during a big event in your area (like a sporting event or festival). If it rains, consider taking down your signs and rescheduling your sale so you can maximize traffic on the day of your sale. Before your own yard sale, visit other sales in your neighborhood to … (5 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: OPEN HOUSE TODAY Sunday 4/15 North Wilmington (DE) 4/5 bedroom - 04/15/12 01:31 AM
1 Lighthouse Rd, Wilmington, DE 19809 OPENHOUSE Sunday, April 15, 2012 1-3 p.m Agents, your buyers will be honored

Don't miss the open house on this great executive home - fabulous location - amazing amentities include a huge finished lower level with full bath. Two decks, patio, nearly .5 acre Newly priced $345,000

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Listing with the Susan Manners' Team just got better. Prudential rolls out the new Digital Marketing System Janice Roosevelt, Realtor, Licensed in PA & DE - 04/02/12 08:26 AM
<!--StartFragment--> Today, the Prudential Fox & Roach Realtors  rolled out an incredible Digital Marketing Marketing System to sell houses more effectively and provide buyers with information when and how they need it.
Click here for details.  
Highlights include:
Each property has its own unique web site. Video-driven Virtual tour linked to myriad web sites from youtube.com The HomeText mobile program allows buyers  to  get information immediately on their smartphone or other text-capable mobile phone.   A texting sign bubble is added  to your property signage, Not only will buyers get the information they want on the spot - they  are connected  immediately … (1 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: Make your dream of home ownership a reality in north Wilmington - 04/02/12 06:30 AM

In North Wilmington, Delaware home values remain strong and taxes low.  1 Lighthouse Rd - newly priced at $345,000. 

The  knock-your-socks off finished walk-out lower level (French doors for starters) is a perfect  second family room or game room.  Enjoy the beautifully tiered landscaping from your patio.  Huge full bath and spacious additional room for 5th bedroom, exercise room or office really set this one apart.  As does the 2-car garage.
Main level is lush with sunshine, site-finished hardwoods and open flow.  The gracious; living Room opens to the Family room with fireplace and built in entertainment … (3 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: HARP program would help you refi your house - Janice Roosevelt, Realtor, Licensed in PA & DE - 03/20/12 10:25 PM
If your home is worth less than you paid for it, you could be eligible for the  government's HARP program Ther current economic downturn means your house may be  worth less than what  you  paid for it, or maybe you owe more onyour homes than  its  worth -- shutting them out of refinancing with today's current low interest rates.Many homeowners are now eligible to refinance thanks to the Home Affordable Refinance Program. (HARP) Here's the criteria: Your home must be backed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac. You must have made the last 6 mortgage payments on your home or 11 of the … (0 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: The Philadelphia Invitational Furniture Show - March 23 -25th Janice Roosevelt, Realtor, Lic in PA & DE - 03/14/12 05:56 AM
The Philadelphia Invitational Furniture Show      
The 23rd Street Armory 22 S. 23rd St.  Phila, PA 19103
Hours & Tickets Friday March 23rd 6pm – 9pm Preview Party & auction Saturday March 24th 11am-7pm Sunday March 25 11am – 5pm 215-387-8590
Held in the Armory In west Center city, a fortress-like structure stands out among the proliferation of commercial and residential structures. Built in 1901, the Armory is a granite building which houses the First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry, the oldest cavalry unit in continuous service in the United States. The Troop was George Washington’s personal bodyguard in the Revolutionary … (1 comments)

janicerooseveltgmailcom: North Wilmington OPEN HOUSE Sunday March 18th, 1 Lighthouse Rd- 1-3 p.m - 03/14/12 05:36 AM

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West Chester, PA

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