Do You Know How Much Your Home Has Increased in Value?

Do You Know How Much Your Home Has Increased in Value?

Last year we saw headlines about a possible housing market bubble, and many wondered if Americans still felt confident about the value of their homes. Recently, the 2018 Houzz & Home Study revealed: “Homeowners with mortgages have seen their home equity more than double since 2011, increasing to a record-setting $8.3 trillion in 2017.” The [...]

191 Byers Road, Chester Springs, PA 19425

191 Byers Road, Chester Springs, PA 19425

Real Estate Home of the Day Chester County, PA Listing Address:  191 Byers Road, Chester Springs, PA 19425 Listing Office: Barr Realty Inc. Full Listing Details:   https://www.boutiquehomesearch.com/property-search/detail/86/PACT326302/191-byers-rd-chester-springs-pa-19425/ Completely restored stylish 2 story home with a large wraparound porch on a .44 acre corner lot. Fresh interior paint and new floor coverings throughout, new kitchen with [...]

4 Proven Ways Real Estate Can Build Sizable Family Wealth

4 Proven Ways Real Estate Can Build Sizable Family Wealth

Recently, David Greene, co-host of the BiggerPockets podcast and a nationally renowned author and speaker, wrote an article in Forbes explaining how investing in real estate could help build wealth. Many of the points he made also apply to a family owning their own home. Here are a few: 1. Appreciation “The rising of home [...]

Is Student Loan Debt A Threat to Homeownership? No!

Is Student Loan Debt A Threat to Homeownership? No!

Over the course of the last thirty years, a shift has happened. An entire generation has been raised to believe that a college education is their key to unlocking opportunities that were not available to their parent’s or grandparent’s generations. Due to this, student loan debt has soared to $1.5 trillion and represents the largest [...]

Why It Makes No Sense to Wait for Spring to Sell

Why It Makes No Sense to Wait for Spring to Sell

The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by the theory of ‘supply and demand.’ If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of that item increases. The supply of homes for sale dramatically increases every spring, according to the National Association of [...]

Think You Should For Sale By Owner? Think Again! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Think You Should For Sale By Owner? Think Again! [INFOGRAPHIC]

  Some Highlights: For Sale By Owner (FSBO) is the process of selling real estate without the representation of a real estate broker or real estate agent. According to the National Association of Realtors’ Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, 36% of homeowners who decided to FSBO last year did so to avoid paying a [...]

3 Things You Need in a Shifting Real Estate Market

3 Things You Need in a Shifting Real Estate Market

Whether you are thinking of selling your house or buying a home, today’s real estate headlines can be confusing – perhaps even concerning. What is actually happening with mortgage rates? Are home values dropping or are they just rising at a slower pace? What impact will the economy have on the housing market? If you [...]

1330 River Rd, Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972

1330 River Rd, Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972

Real Estate Home of the Day Bucks County, PA Listing Address:  1330 River Rd, Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972 Listing Office: RE/MAX Elite Full Listing Details:   https://www.boutiquehomesearch.com/property-search/detail/86/PABU308584/1330-river-rd-upper-black-eddy-pa-18972/ Immaculate original farmhouse located on 11 acres of gorgeous land with breathtaking views of the river and canal. This home is filled with history and character. Original wood [...]