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Quick Market Update: The top end luxury home market continues at a leisurely pace as we close out the year. In Delaware County Pennsylvania for the last quarter of 2008 (Oct 1- Dec 31), only eleven sales in the $1+ Million price range were recorded in the TrendMLS Delaware County Market Statistic...
Season's Greetings! To Everyone - Enjoy all the Season has to Offer!
One of the great (and least often appreciated) things about a long established city is its well developed public transportation network. Philadelphia and its suburbs are no exception. Before the widespread use of the automobile, one of the key advantages that came with city living was its easy a...
It happens to all of us. You downsize from a five bedroom house to a three bedroom condo. You change from a two story colonial to a multi-story contemporary. You get your first home and the two bedroom apartment furnishings with the egg crate shelves just don't make it. In each case, you need...
The last post on pricing, sales activity, and overall trends in Delaware County, PA raised the question of whether we were seeing the same trends region wide. Short answer: Yes. In New Castle County, Delaware, there were $74 Million dollars worth of properties sold in November consisting of 302...
The numbers don't add up. After reviewing the November statistics in Delaware County Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, there is really not enough local sales activity for the numbers to indicate any clear trends. Depending on the area/township viewed, you could demonstrate the market movi...
It's really no wonder that Nether Providence, Pennsylvania (aka as Wallingford) was ranked in the Top Ten Places to Live by Money Magazine in 2007. It really is an ideal combination of location, schools, and proximity to all that the area has to offer. Housing is affordable, the schools are gre...
One of the clear advantages to living in Delaware County is it's easy access to Philadelphia and the world. Situated just west of Philadelphia, the county boasts incredible transportation links for local, regional, and international travel with great rail, air, and highway access. Locally, it ha...
Mark your calendars. You need to donate TODAY! Today is the first day of the annual WMMR Preston & Steve Show's "Camp Out for Hunger" to support PhilAbundance. PhilAbundance is "the Philadelphia region's largest hunger relief organization. Their mission is to end hunger and malnutrition in the...