Archive for April, 2013

12 Do’s & Don’ts When Getting A Mortgage

Philadelphia homes for sale Getting a Mortgage is Tough These Days... This information was provided to us by Matthew Boyce of Annie Mac Mortgage.  This is a comprehensive list of the problems he has run into over the past decade working as a loan officer.  He created this list to provide to clients & realtors in an effort to simplify the process.  If you really want to simplify the process hire a good lender & a good Realtor to advise you correctly & assist you...Continue Reading!

Tria Champagne Special Tomorrow

Philadelphia homes for sale For All Our Fancy Friends in Rittenhouse Square Tria Wine Bar Turns 9 Tomorrow! Are they celebrating?  You betcha!  From noon to close they are pouring one of their fabulous champagnes that is usually $16.50 a glass for $9.00.  You  just might find me there for lunch & possibly again after work.  Take note...it is only Tria's Rittenhouse Square location. Enjoy, you deserve it!  Hopefully the weather gods cooperate & we get one of those gorgeous Philadelphia spring days we were blessed...Continue Reading!

Cantrell Commons Coming Along Nicely

Philadelphia homes for sale Cantrell Commons is a Development of 9 New Construction Homes with 2 Car Parking We couldn't be more excited about this project.  They are looking fabulous & we finally have the model finished & staged.  With 3 already under contract it would be wise to contact us for your private tour sooner rather then later. Facades are up!  The temporary stairs are there for now until the final front stairs are built.  The access on the side of the home is where...Continue Reading!

Happy Earth Day, Philadelphia!

Philadelphia homes for sale In Honor of Earth Day:  Recycling & Composting Services in Philadelphia Keeping our urban areas clean, green & healthy should be of the utmost importance as people continue to move back to the city. "I'm a city boy. In the big cities they've set it up so you can go to a park and be in a miniature countryside, but in the countryside they don't have any patches of big city, so I get very homesick." -Andy Warhol Lucky for us in Philadelphia we...Continue Reading!

New Construction Home For Sale in Graduate Hospital

Philadelphia homes for sale So Much to Love About Our Newest Listing at 711 S. Mole Street! Just past Center City Philadelphia in the northern reaches of Graduate Hospital is this gem of a home.  Garage parking, 5 minute walk to Rittenhouse, 10 year tax abatement & beautiful brick facade with traditional Keystone lintels. First floor features a bedroom with it's own bathroom perfect for guests, parents or in laws. Head upstairs to the 2nd floor featuring an open floor plan with a large living room &...Continue Reading!

Real Estate Sales Trending Up. Inventory in Philadelpha Still Low.

Philadelphia homes for sale Finally:  Good News in the Real Estate Section For the past few years, at social events, the inevitable is asked.  What do you do?  When my answer is Real Estate people look at me with a mixture of curiosity & pity.  How is the market?  Are you doing okay?  It must be really hard for you these days.   Our team has weathered the storm very well & so, I might add, has Philadelphia.  If anything we suffered from a lack of...Continue Reading!