real estate: Great property for first time buyer! - 11/04/13 03:26 AM
Click here to see a great property for someone looking for their first home.


real estate: Active Listings in Southern York County - 10/30/13 02:06 AM
Southern York County PA is located 30 minutes north of Baltimore County, just over the Mason-Dixon line.  Southern York County has become home to many Maryland communters over the past 15 years.  Communities located in Southern York County are Shrewsbury, Stewartstown, New Freedom, Red Lion, Dallastown, Felton, Glen Rock, Fawn Grove, and Delta.  In recent years, Southern York County has welcomed additional shopping and entertainment options for people of all ages. 
For the past 20 years, many families have made the move over the Mason Dixon line from Maryland.   Known for its school system and affordable home prices, Southern York … (0 comments)

real estate: Open House - 319 Charles Ave. (Dallastown, PA) - 10/15/13 04:31 AM
Please join McBride Home Sales as we host an Open House this Saturday, October 19th from 12pm-2pm at 319 Charles Ave in Dallastown, PA.  
This home is priced to sell and is in great condition.  Please visit our website, if you would like further information. 


real estate: (Shrewsbury, PA) 118 Covington Drive - 10/11/13 05:12 AM
Solid 3BR townhouse in quiet neighborhood located minutes from I-83 and the MD/PA Line. Property is freshly painted with a new front porch and private back yard. New carpet installed in Living Room.


real estate: From Baltimore to Southern York County - What do I do now? - 09/29/13 03:03 AM
Lately, I have been working with a lot of clients who are moving from Baltimore to Southern York County.  This can be a huge adjustment for some of them.  They are currently living in neighborhoods where they can walk to their favorite restaurants, dry cleaner, take out places, watering holes, etc. 
They look at Southern York County (Shrewsbury, Stewartstown, Dallastown, Red Lion, New Freedom, Glen Rock) because they can get a nice size home, bigger back yards, etc., for their families.  But, they are still city folk at heart.  Southern York County offers a lot of local conveniences, but a slower, … (0 comments)

real estate: Interested in selling your home? - 09/28/13 04:59 AM
Thinking about selling your home?  Wondering what your home is worth?  
I would be happy to show you how I can use my marketing system to help you sell your home!  I will give a solid market analysis for your property and advise you on a realistic price, and I will prove to you that you will not be disappointed by listing your property with me and McBride Home Sales.  
Once your home is priced to sell, my dedicated marketing staff will develop a complete marketing strategy around selling your home.  We will notify your neighbors, hold an open … (0 comments)

real estate: Mortgage rates - Is now a good time to buy? - 09/27/13 06:10 AM
Mortgage rate are a big player in determining how much home you can purchase.  I am asked by buyers often what I believe will happen with rates.  While I am not an expert, I do know a few people who are. 
Last week, at Keller Williams Mega Camp, Gary Keller and Jay Papasan talked about interest rates.  
Mortgage rates remain historically low, and only recently jumped to above 4 percent. In January, the 30-year mortgage went up by 1 percent. “That’s a 10 percent increase in the monthly cost of the home,” said Papasan. Or a 10 percent drop in … (0 comments)

real estate: What's my home in Shrewsbury, PA worth? - 09/25/13 03:34 AM
Wondering what your home is worth?  If you currently live in Baltimore, MD or Southern York County, I am the guy to help you!  I am on a mission to help at least 10 people find out by the end of this week what their home is worth!  Inventory is coming down, which means I have more buyers than homes to sell!  Now is a great time to sell your home! 
The asking price you set for your home significantly affects whether you will profit in the sale, how much you will profit and how long your home will sit on … (0 comments)

real estate: Market Report for Dallastown, PA (17313) - 09/24/13 12:04 AM
Dallastown is a borough in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,049 at the 2010 census.  Dallastown was named after George M. Dallas of Philadelphia (Vice President of the United States during the Polk administration) during the presidential campaign of 1844. Dallastown was incorporated April 1866.  President Lyndon Johnson visited Dallastown in 1966 as part of the town's centennial celebration.
Here are a few key stats for Real Estate in Dallastown:
The number of active listings in Dallastown (17313) dropped by10.7% from the previous month.
The median number of days active properties have been listed is 87.
Median household income in 17313 is $59,259 with 261 households earning between $35,000 to $40,000 annually.

real estate: Market Report for Red Lion, PA (17356) - 09/23/13 02:10 AM
Red Lion, settled in 1852, was named after one of the first pubs in town, the Red Lion Tavern. Before and during the Civil War, several houses in the area were also used as part of the Underground Railroad.  Red Lion was a main stop along the old Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad, known locally as the "Ma & Pa" Railroad. That railroad ran from York County to Baltimore, Maryland.
Red Lion was once famous for the many brands of cigars made in the town. In fact, it was the cigar making capital of the world, producing millions of cigars per month. To this day, in the annual New … (3 comments)

real estate: Dallastown, PA - 319 Charles Street - 09/08/13 11:48 PM
Charming 3 bedroom home located in Dallastown Schools just minutes from I-83. Fenced, easy to maintain backyard with patio and shed. Property offers on and off street parking. Home has central a/c and family room in basement. Newer flooring in kitchen with updated appliances. 


real estate: Shrewsbury, PA - Real Estate Facts - 09/04/13 02:08 AM
Here are a few interesting facts about real estate in the community of Shrewsbury, PA.  
The number of active homes for sale in Shrewsbury, PA (17361) increased by 4.5% from the previous month.  There are currently 29 active listings. 
The median number of days active properties have been listed is 38. This is significantly shorter than the national average. The percent of unoccupied homes is very low in Shrewsbury at 4.9%. It is -10% below the national average. The percent of owner occupied properties in Shrewsbury (17361) is 75.25%.  This is 12.15% above the national average.
To learn more or to search for homes for sale … (0 comments)

real estate: Homes for Sale in Shrewsbury, PA - 05/16/13 12:17 PM
Interested in learning more about homes for sale in Shrewsbury, PA?  Shewsbury, PA is located just north of the Mason Dixon Line.  Many people from the Baltimore County/City area choose to use the website when they are thinking about relocating to the Shrewsbury, PA area. The website includes area links that are useful to learning more about the area, and why Shrewsbury is such a great place to live.  
According to Wikepedia, "There were 5,947 people, 2,157 households, and 1,729 families residing in the township in 2010. The population density was 203.4 people per square mile (78.5/km²). There were 2,206 housing units … (0 comments)

Josh McBride, Southern York County, Shrewsbury, PA & Baltimore

Josh McBride

Southern York County, Shrewsbury, PA & Baltimore

Shrewsbury, PA

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Address: 16966 Mt Airy Road , Shrewsbury , PA , 17361

Office: (717) 235-1120

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As Realtor who's an expert in Southern York County and Baltimore, Maryland, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. This blog was designed to bring you just that. Information about the area, as well as some inside tips to help you sell your home or purchase a home.



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