Chester County Events – November 2012

ThanksgivingBeautiful all year round, the countryside of Chester County Pennsylvania, in Autumn, is an artists’ palate full of colors. There is a feeling of warmth going into the colder months, as the holidays approach and we start drinking our favorite hot cocoa recipes. Here, I have selected just a few … Read the rest


As Predicted, August Case-Shiller 20-City Index Shows We’re at a Bottom in Home Values

via Zillow Real Estate Research

Today, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices showed that the non-seasonally adjusted August 10- and 20-City Composite rose 1.3% and 2.0% on a year-over-year basis, in line with Zillow’s forecast released last week. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the 10- and 20-City Composites rose 0.4%  … Read the rest

Video: Home Seller Tips: Condition

Home Seller Tips: Condition According to KW Research, homes in good to excellent condition sold eighteen days faster than other homes. They also sold for more money with fewer price reductions. Want to sell your house for more money in less time? Talk to your local real estate professional.… Read the rest

What Impact Will Hurricane Sandy Have on Housing?

via Zillow Real Estate Research

The housing market has been slowly but surely getting back on its feet and on the road to recovery, with last week’s third quarter Zillow Real Estate Market Reports showing the strongest quarter of home value performance since 2006. Mother Nature doesn’t take into account … Read the rest

Music Monday: Rock You Like A Hurricane

Waiting for the super storm, perfect storm, Frankenstorm to ramp up to full force in Chester County. PECO is currently reporting only limited power outage. Be safe, stay home, and enjoy this time with your families.

Music video by Scorpions performing Rock You Like A Hurricane. (C) 1984 The Island Read the rest

A Window Of Opportunity: Is Now The Time To Sell?

If you have been thinking about selling New Home Constructionyour Chester County home or property, now may be the ideal time. The months going into the holidays many people decide to wait to sell their home, but that may not be the best strategy. Over the last few months there have been two very good indicators of … Read the rest