Just my view of real estate in Chester County, the surrounding areas, the market and my latest listings.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
In many townships in our area, in order for a seller to convey their home at settlement, they must provide the title company with a Use and Occupany Permit, or as some townships refer to it, a Certificate of Resale. Each township's inspection is a little different but for the most part, safet...
I was tagged on Facebook today by none other than one of my all-time favorites, Tanya Nouwens, a RE/MAX agent in Montreal. For the next 3 days we are posting 3 things that we are grateful for. Tanya's list was 1. Her front porch where she enjoys coffee in the morning, expressing her inner Klamp...
July is the birthday month of my two babies. Well, babies would be stretching the truth, just a bit. They are currently 18 and 25. We had a blast at our annual family vacation, where tradition is that I take each boy out for breakfast in Ocean City. Max likes Bob's on the boardwalk. Mike lik...
Happy. Happy. Happy. There are a lot of articles and books on being happy. I read them, peruse them, try to practice the information. The bottom line for most people is that you are either a basically happy person or you are not. Happy doesn't mean life is easy. Happy doesn't mean you are ...
Real estate is a people business. How we agents win our client's loyalty is by working hard, always doing what's best for our clients and not what's best for ourselves. Dealing with the public with honesty and integrity. When you are your word, when you always do what you say you are going to ...
I learned this morning that a dear man who I've known for 20 years or so is in need of some help. Dan Moore has been my trusted plumber for years. I met Dan when Mike was a young boy playing t-ball and Dan was his coach. You truly will not meet a nicer person. He's saved me from quite a few ...
It's been a while since I've written a Thankful Thursday post and in honor of Mother's Day, I'd like to write about the moms for whom I am very thankful for. My own little Momma, of course, tops the list. This will be my first Mother's Day without my mom and it hit me the other day while I was...
Recently reduced to $549,990, this gorgeous home sits on a lovely level 1 acre lot and not only has 5 bedrooms, but also has a full in-law suite with handicapped and private entrance. Perfect for visiting family or an au-pair suite. Schedule a Showing/Request Info Chester and Delaware Count...
Sunday, I did an open house. I've posted about it on Facebook so some people already know about it. Sunday open houses account for a minuscule percentage of homes sold as a result of one, but if I am not getting showings, I like to give the seller some additional exposure by holding the house o...