martin millner real estate: Celebrating Easter Weekend in Bucks County - 04/19/19 06:49 AM

There’s no shortage of family-fun Easter activities in Bucks County during Easter weekend. Many Bucks County businesses, attractions and restaurants are offering holiday fun from dyeing eggs to meeting the Easter Bunny! 
EGG HUNTS & BUNNY FUN 
🐰 Take a wagon ride to the "Hunting Grounds" at Shady Brook Farm's Easter Eggstravaganza on April 13, 14 and 18 – 20. Kids can hunt for eggs, meet the Easter Bunny and enjoy go-carts and giant Jumping Pillows!
🐣 Take a springtime ride with the Easter Bunny on New Hope and Ivyland Railroad's Easter Bunny Express on select dates from April 6–21.
🌷 Start off your Easter celebrations with a "bunny brunch" that includes … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: Don’t Forget about Your Garage Before Listing Your Home - 04/02/19 08:59 AM

If you've decided to sell your home in Bucks County, you've probably paid a lot of attention to the inside of your home. You have likely cleaned and staged your living room, bedrooms and kitchen to perfection. If you were like most other homeowners, you might have forgotten to stage one of the most critical areas of your home — the GARAGE.
Most home buyers want a perfectly organized garage stage. A clean, organized garage is more important than you might think when it comes to selling a home. In fact, the Active Spring Shopper's Report found that more than 30 percent … (3 comments)

martin millner real estate: Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day 2019 in Bucks County - 03/15/19 09:46 AM

St. Patrick’s Day Weekend is here! There are plenty of way for you to celebrate in Bucks County. So, dress in your Kelly green and celebrate your Irish side. From downtown festivals and parades, to Sham-Rockin' concerts and dinners, Bucks County offers a variety of events for people of all ages to celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2019.
☘️ Celebrate with Irish-inspired specials at the Washington House Restaurant, next door to Sellersville Theater, from March 13-17! ​
☘️ Join in on the fun at The Dubliner on the Delaware from March 15-17. Sit at the loft-style bar or the Blackthorne lounge and enjoy performances from musicians such as JB Rocks, Andrew … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: 3 Staging Tips for Small Outdoor Spaces - 02/27/19 12:03 PM
 
If you're planning to sell your home in Bucks County, you've probably already started to consider how you're going to stage it. Staging is one of the most important parts of the selling process. The way you present your home is key to leaving a positive impression on a potential buyer. Let's explore three ways that you can stage smaller outdoor spaces to make them feel like they're much more than they are.
 Go with Smaller Furniture Options
If you're trying to stage a small patio, deck, or yard area, you'll want to stick with smaller furnishings. Yes, that means packing up the … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: WEEKEND SHOWS, EVENTS, AND MUSICAL PERFORMANCES IN BUCKS COUNTY - 02/22/19 04:08 PM

This weekend in Bucks County you can celebrate Maple Sugar Day, enjoy a night of jazz at the Michener Art Museum, or catch the live musical performances at beautiful local wineries.
Here is a list for details on this weekend’s events to enjoy around Bucks County.
Friday, February 22
Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy Debut
Be among the first to follow the industrial journey that took the United States from a nation perilously unprepared for war to a global superpower that led the Allies to victory in World War II in Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy at the Mercer Museum.
When: February 22 – 24
Where: … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: Red Flags to Watch for When Visiting Open Houses - 01/23/19 04:05 PM

Open houses in Bucks County are a good opportunity to get out to see what kind of home you're looking for and if it will work for you. Fortunately, they can also be a good opportunity to find out some things about the house you're looking at that might not be listed on the website and may be less than flattering. If you're wondering what red flags to watch out for, pay attention to the following things the next time you're at a showing.
Strong Odors
Many home sellers try to engage the senses to entice buyers, whether it's by baking cookies or … (2 comments)

martin millner real estate: 8 BUCKS COUNTY CHRISTIMAS EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS - 12/21/18 03:54 PM

Bucks County offers the perfect events and activities for you to celebrate the holiday season. Here are 8 events you don't want to miss this last weekend before Christmas!
BYERS' CHOICE HOLIDAY DISPLAY
4355 County Line Road, Chalfont, PA 18914
Hundreds of Carolers and Kindles are on display in heartwarming vignettes. As you enter The Olde Curiosity Shoppe, Carolers can be seen completing their Christmas shopping, skating on a frozen mill pond and acting out holiday traditions from around the world. Another surprise is a trip to the North Pole, with the Kindles inhabiting every nook and cranny. From finishing last-minute toys to baking … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: Weekend Santa Sightings In Bucks County - 12/07/18 01:02 PM

Santa's making a list and checking it twice before his special trips to see all his favorite Bucks County boys and girls this holiday season! Here are some of the many ways you can take the kids to see Santa Claus this weekend in Bucks County.
December 7, 2018
2018 HOLIDAY LIGHT SHOW
December 07, 2018 - Jan 06, 2019
Recurrence: Recurring daily
Event Location: Shady Brook Farm
Address: 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, PA 19067
Admission: $30/carload, $50/mini-bus, limo or RV, $125/bus
Time: Sun - Thu 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM, Fri & Sat 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Drive your car and enjoy the show of 3 … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: 3 Steps to Winterize Your Home - 12/05/18 12:38 PM

The official start to winter is December 21st but in Bucks County it’s here. If you have been procrastinating about winterizing your home, it’s time to get these 3 things done to avoid costly heating bills and potential disaster. A single weekend is all you need to properly winterize your home.
Taking these 3 steps will help protect your home from the cold, rain, and snow.
Fill the Cost Gaps
Arguably the single biggest waste of money is allowing heating and cooling loss. The small gaps where doors, windows and other material meet can be a conduit for migrating air. Drafts cause utility … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: Avoiding Mistakes that First-Time Home Sellers Make - 11/15/18 06:50 AM

Are you thinking about selling your home in Bucks county? If this is your first time going through the selling process, you may be wondering just how well things are going to go. Selling a home is usually a smooth process – there are thousands sold each day – but issues can arise if you're not careful. Let's explore four mistakes that are commonly made by first-time home sellers and how you can avoid them.
Trying to Sell Without Experienced Representation
The first and most significant mistake that some first-time sellers make is to try to go it alone. Selling a house is … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: How to Avoid 4 Common Remodeling Mistakes - 11/07/18 02:46 PM

Investing in your home by remodeling or renovating is an excellent way to increase its value in Bucks County. However, a significant renovation project can quickly turn into a disaster, especially for those who are inexperienced. Let's take a look at four of the more common home renovation mistakes that homeowners make and how you can avoid them.
Mistake #1: Skipping the Permit Process
The first mistake you will want to avoid is undertaking any home renovation without the required permits. While some remodeling projects will not require a permit, others will. Regardless, it is more than worth taking the time to do … (6 comments)

martin millner real estate: Top Fall & Winter Brews Along the Bucks County Ale Trail - 11/02/18 09:17 AM

Halloween is over, and it won’t be long before the Christmas season is upon us. This makes it the perfect time to tap into the harvest ales that Bucks County Ale Trail has to offer! Pick up a case of these dark hops options for a tailgate or cozying up next to the fire. Here are the top fall & winter picks from the Bucks County Ale Trail.
Broken Goblet
BRISTOL
Brewed just in time for hockey season, try their brand-new beer, Nightmare Fuel, a cream ale brewed with oranges and modeled after the infamous Philadelphia Flyers mascot himself.
Bucks County Brewery
PIPERSVILLE
Pick the Saison with Jalapeno to … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: Halloween Events and Haunted Attractions this Weekend in Bucks County - 10/20/18 09:51 AM

Trying to find out what Halloween and Fall events to go to this weekend in Bucks County. Here is a list of Halloween Events, Haunted Attractions, and Fall Farm Events to attend all around the county this weekend.
A BEWITCHING MURDER MYSTERY DINNER
Dates vary between Oct 12, 2018 - Oct 26, 2018
Event Location: Fisher's Tudor House
Address: 1858 Street Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
Phone: (215) 244-9777
Admission: $55.99
Time: 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
It’s been a rough year for Darrin at his new advertising firm, Sterling, Draper, Draper and Draper. But, Samantha is determined to congratulate him tonight on a job well done. However, the … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: This Weekend Events in Bucks County - 09/21/18 01:14 PM

Experience the debut production of Bristol Riverside Theatre’s new season, kickoff Sesame Place’s season of spooks and take a wine stroll through Peddler’s Village this weekend in Bucks County! 
Get a front-row seat to the debut of the Bristol Riverside Theatre’s Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End, a hilarious one-woman show filled with witty commentary about the early American housewife. Sesame Place’s annual Spooktacular is back and visitors can celebrate Halloween early with Elmo’s Silly Bone Spooktacular Dine! Explore a tasting journey of 18 hand-picked selections from different regions in Italy as you stroll through the beautiful Peddler’s Village.
Here is a list of upcoming events this weekend in Bucks County:
Friday, September 21
Million Dollar … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: 5 Things To Do This Weekend in Bucks County - 09/07/18 12:52 PM

Want to know what's going on this weekend around Bucks County? There’s always something fun going on around the County. Here are five festivals and fair you should know about and don’t forget about the 9/11 remembrance this Monday morning and evening.
SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
FIRST FRIDAYS ON THE DELAWARE
Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday until Sep 07, 2018
Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
Event Location: Historic Bristol Borough
Address: Mill Street, Bristol, PA 19007
Phone: (215) 788-4288
Admission: Free to Attend
5:00 PM to 08:00 PM
This is the last 1st Friday pf the Summer, the quaint and historic riverfront town of Bristol Borough hosts this … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: Understanding Millennial Home Buyers - 09/05/18 02:55 PM

In the past, you’ve likely read about how the Millennial generation is opting to rent rather than buy property in Bucks County. While this still holds true for many Millennials, the fact is that a growing number of this generation is making the leap into buying.
In fact, according to Inc., Millennials today represent the largest demographic of new home buyers, responsible for about 35 percent of all real estate purchases. (For comparison’s sake, Gen X’ers are responsible for about 25 percent of the buyer’s market.)
What’s more is the Millennial home buyers have been trending upwards for about four years now, and … (2 comments)

martin millner real estate: 3 Areas to Focus On When Your Home Is In Less than Perfect Condition - 08/30/18 12:29 PM

Are you considering selling your home in Bucks County in the near future? If it is need of some renovation work, you may find some challenges in marketing it to potential buyers. You could Reduce the listing price as one option available to you, but there are other ways you can highlight your home to attract potential buyers. Let's have a look at three key areas that you'll want to focus on when trying to sell a home in less than perfect condition.
Push the Customization Angle
First, try to keep in mind that most potential buyers who are on the market for … (1 comments)

martin millner real estate: 7 Historic Main Streets in Bucks County - 08/22/18 02:33 PM

Bucks County’s quaint towns and charming main streets are filled with fantastic dining and unique shopping. Whether you are looking to experience the Cultural District of Doylestown or lively nightlife along the Delaware in New Hope, adventure awaits you around every block. Looking for unique shopping? Venture to Mill Street in Bristol for antiques and collectibles. Be sure to stop in Yardley or Newtown to check out the latest pubs and breweries.
It's sometimes hard to decide where to explore first. Why not start with our historic main streets, which are full of great sights and sounds.
Bristol
Bristol has its roots in freight and passenger transport, making the Delaware River a critical part … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: Benefits of an In-Law Apartment - 07/03/18 07:51 PM

An in-law apartment is a living space that sets a property apart from others on the real estate market. They generally enjoy a private entrance and include things like a private bathroom, bedroom, kitchen and living room. Although generally smaller than the main residence, in-law apartments provide all the elements of a home.
Because these living spaces are often built after the original floor plan was conceived, spaces such as walk-out basements, garages or separate wings of a homes are converted. The size and location of this unit is also dictated by adherence to local zoning ordinances and building codes.
In part, that’s … (0 comments)

martin millner real estate: Father’s Day Events in Bucks County - 06/15/18 01:20 PM
 
Father’s Day weekend is here and whether your dad is a history buff, athletic adventure seeker or just looking for a good meal, Bucks County has something every family can enjoy.
FOR THE HISTORY BUFF DAD
If your dad is more interested in the history channel than the latest Instagram update, then take a walk through the Mercer Museum and marvel at the artifacts of historian and archeologist Henry Mercer. Kids can create a quilt square just for their special guy!  
Treat Dad like the king he is and visit Fonthill Castle. Built in the early 20th century, the castle has more than 44 rooms and is ornately … (1 comments)

 
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