Doylestown, PA Real Estate News

By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Welcome to 401 East Court Street in Doylestown Borough, one of our Newtopias. This lovely cape with its Arts and Crafts details is warm and inviting from the street all the way to the back fence and beyond. Pull in to the circular driveway and admire the mature landscaping. Enter the lead glass door into a Borough wonderland, solidly built with custom finishes and wonderful spaces to chill out on your own or welcome a crowd. Beautiful hardwood floors, prairie over one windows, large living room and dining room, chef’s dream kitchen, fab first floor master bedroom, cozy family room with fireplace and a zen sun room overlooking a yard to die for. The second floor has two nice sized bedrooms, hall bath, half bath and a wonderful great room for fun, for play and to house an overnight guest...
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By Steven A. Walny, . . . A Contrasting Point of View in Central Bucks
(WEIDEL Real Estate | WEIDEL Realtors)
The Seller & Agent ~ Did You Know??Part IBelow is the first installment in a series of upcoming posts.These thoughts are all taken from writings I've done over the years, based on discussions with various property owners.  Please feel free to let me know your thoughts.... Thanks for Taking the Time to ReadSteve Walny#FindBucksCountyProperties When working toward the goal of you selling a home or property, in Bucks County, PA, we develop a relationship which can be looked at in many ways.  I choose to look at it this way ~ I'm involved so as to convey as much information as I can, or to point you to the professional resource, so you can be as well informed as possible moving forward.  I'd take that over a "salesy" approach any day. SO, with that in mind ~ Did You Know?? Home & Property S...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown township Bucks county in December 2014 . Doylestown township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in December 2014. I looked for residential listings sold. There were 28 homes that settled in December 2014. The highest sale price was $ 725,000 and lowest sale price was $140,000 The average original list price was $397,868 The average last list price was $388,200 The average sale price was $378,363 The above is subject to errors and omissions. The homes were on the market for an average of 63  days.  There is a  train stations i, Doylestown from where you can take the train to Philadelphia and International airport. Look up sche...
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By Steven A. Walny, . . . A Contrasting Point of View in Central Bucks
(WEIDEL Real Estate | WEIDEL Realtors)
Property Spotlight: BUTLERCROFT ~ Daniel Boone Family Homestead Circa 1718 Bucks County PA 98 Railroad Avenue Chalfont PA 18914  www.FindBucksCountyProperties.com Proudly Offers this Listing Profile Spotlight for Another Weidel ~ Doylestown Listing 98 Railroad Avenue Chalfont PA Masterfully Renovated Estate on Almost 20 Acres with Subdivision PossibilitiesRoom for Horses, Cattle, Crops, HuntingConversation Easement Potential More Images and Information by Clicking on Any Link New Britain Township, PA Exposed Stone Walls ~ Four Working Fireplaces ~ Secret Staircase ~ Antique Properties that May Also be of Interest ~
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Market Report & Homes Sales: Doylestown PA 18901 18902 -- January 2015   The median sales price for homes in ZIP code 18901 for October 14th to January 15th was $226,950. This represents a decline of 9.2%, or $22,950, compared to the prior quarter and an increase of 11.8% compared to the prior year. Sales prices have depreciated 2.8% over the last 5 years in 18901, Doylestown. The median sales price of $226,950 for 18901 is 45.77% lower than the median sales price for Doylestown PA. Average listing price for homes in zip code 18901 was $627,474 for the week ending January 28th, which represents a decline of 4.3%, or $27,903 compared to the prior week and a decline of 3.1%, or $19,768, compared to the week ending January 7th. Average price per square foot for homes in 18901 was $160 in...
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By Steven A. Walny, . . . A Contrasting Point of View in Central Bucks
(WEIDEL Real Estate | WEIDEL Realtors)
Property Spotlight: Exquisite Colonial in an Enclave of Estate Properties 5406 Brookside Court Doylestown PA  www.FindBucksCountyProperties.com Proudly Offers this Listing Profile Spotlight for Another Weidel ~ Doylestown Listing 5406 Brookside Court Doylestown PA 5 Bed, 5.5 Bath, 3 Car Garage, 3.75 Acres 6,172 Sq Ft Sumptuous Master Suite Detailed Craftsmanship Throughout  Click on Any Link for MORE Images & Info Plumstead Township, PA Whole House Generator ~ Finished Walkout Cellar ~ Custom Fitness Room and more! ~ Homes in the Area that May Also be of Interest ~
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By Steven A. Walny, . . . A Contrasting Point of View in Central Bucks
(WEIDEL Real Estate | WEIDEL Realtors)
Doylestown Pennsylvania ~ My InadvertentSnapshot of Americana I was out and about yesterday, Sunday, looking to take a few photos to use for the ActiveRain Community Sponsor Page I just acquired for Doylestown Borough.  While walking around town, recalling the various homes I've seen over the years and trying to pickout which one could perhaps be representative of the town - to hopefully tell a bit of a story in one picture, a few thoughts came to me ... First of all - it'd be quite unfair of me to single out any one residence, unique or not.  Just think how the other homes would feel, being left out??  Yes, I really do think about those sort of things, at times. Besides, I didn't want to disturb the residents of whichever home to ask permission, on a Sunday! Secondly, it's impossible t...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown township Bucks county in November 2014 . Doylestown township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in November 2014. I looked for residential listings sold. There were 16 homes that settled in November 2014. The highest sale price was $ 680,000 and lowest sale price was $190,000 The average original list price was $447,600. The average last list price was $399,538 . The average sale price was $384,163 The above is subject to errors and omissions. The homes were on the market for an average of 109 days.  .There is a train station in Doylestown ,  from where you can take the train to Philadelphia and International airport. Look up...
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By Steven A. Walny, . . . A Contrasting Point of View in Central Bucks
(WEIDEL Real Estate | WEIDEL Realtors)
Property Spotlight:  10+ Acre Estate Compound - Stone Cape & Clapboard Cape & 2 Story Outbuilding 12 Quail Drive Doylestown PA  www.FindBucksCountyProperties.com Proudly Offers this Listing Profile Spotlight for Another Weidel ~ Doylestown Listing 12 Quail Drive Doylestown PA Overall 6 Bed, 5.5 Bath, 3 Garages (8 Cars) on Over 10 Beautiful Acres Unique Type of Property - See the Additional Search Below to Confirm   Rarely Created Multi-Generation Compound!  Priced Below $900,000  Doylestown Township, PA  Fantastic Views ~ Privacy ~ Fish Pond  ~ Multi Home Compounds in Central Bucks up to $1.5 Million ~
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By Steven A. Walny, . . . A Contrasting Point of View in Central Bucks
(WEIDEL Real Estate | WEIDEL Realtors)
 Property Spotlight:  Casa Bella ~ New Construction by Pisani Custom Homes Lots 3 & 4 Ren Way Doylestown Township PA  www.FindBucksCountyProperties.com Proudly Offers this Listing Profile Spotlight for Another Two Weidel ~ Doylestown Listings Casa Bella ~ Ren Way Doylestown PA Custom Craftsmanship on 4 Acre+/- Lots  Lot 3 Building Package $1.3 million  Lot 4 Building Package $ 1.8 million  Doylestown Township, PA Only 4 Homes to be Built ~ Additional New Construction Projects that May be of Interest ~
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Market Report & Homes Sales: Doylestown PA 18901 18902 -- December 2014   The median sales price for homes in Doylestown PA for September 14 to December 14 was $412,200. This represents a decline of 5.6%, or $24,375, compared to the prior quarter and an increase of 3% compared to the prior year. Sales prices have appreciated 4.4% over the last 5 years in Doylestown. The average listing price for Doylestown homes for sale was $671,319 for the week ending December 17, which represents an increase of 1.1%, or $7,394, compared to the prior week and an increase of 1.3%, or $8,390, compared to the week ending November 26. Average price per square foot for Doylestown PA was $186, a decrease of 1.6% compared to the same period last year.         Doylestown Summary   The median sales price for...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown township Bucks county in October 2014 . Doylestown township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in October 2014. I looked for residential listings sold. There were 20 homes that settled in October 2014. The highest sale price was $ 649,500  and lowest sale price was $140,000 The average original list price was $653,853 The average last list price was $636,603 The average sale price was $599,313 The above is subject to errors and omissions. The homes were on the market for an average of 132 days. .Bucks County is a beautiful place to live.There are parks, golf courses, restaurants and fine shopping in Bucks County. If you are l...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Doylestown is hosting their Holiday Magic Event tonight at 6:30pm.  The evening will include visits with Santa, Frosty and Rudolph. Shoppers can also enjoy carolers singing and festive decorations. Make sure you visit the Dreidel and Christmas tree!
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
 Fonthill Castle in Doylestown is hosting a variety of holiday activities this December.  The Winter Wonderland Holiday Decoration Tour takes the informative standard guide but adds a tremendous decorative twist.  There is also the Holiday Meander Tour being held this Saturday from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.  For those who wish to walk among the walls of the museum at their own pace, this may be the experience for you. Follow this link for registration information, dates, and times available to visit this historic landmark.
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
The Doylestown Ballet Theater is performing ‘The Nutcracker’ this weekend.  Waltz your way over to Central Bucks South this Saturday or Sunday and enjoy this terrific holiday play.  Saturday’s shows are at 2:00pm and 6:00pm, while Sunday’s shows are at 12:00pm and 4:00pm.  Central Bucks South is located at 1100 Folly Road in Warrington.  Click here for ticket purchasing and pricing.  
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown township Bucks county in September 2014 . Doylestown township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in September 2014. I looked for residential listings sold. There were 16 homes that settled in September 2014. The highest sale price was $ 489,000 and lowest sale price was $14,000 The average original list price was $323,913 The average last list price was $314,769 The average sale price was $303,619. The above is subject to errors and omissions. The homes were on the market for an average of 56 days. .Bucks County is a beautiful place to live.There are parks, golf courses, restaurants and fine shopping in Bucks County. If you a...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House Today 11/2 1-4 at 135 Cottage Street, Doylestown, PA 18901   135 Cottage StreetDoylestown, PA 18901$774,400 -- Price Reduction!                                      View Photos     |    View Virtual Tour   Listing Information: $774,400 4 Bedrooms 3 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath Single Family 2,650 Square Feet Taxes are $478 Colonial Active Lot Size of 0.08 Acre(s) Built in 2014 Doylestown, PA Bucks County MLS/Web ID is 6424893   Listing School Information: District:  Central Bucks     Comments: Exquisite Newly Constructed Luxury Home in the Heart of Doylestown Borough!  Presented by Custom Home Builder Michael Matott this Stately Colonial greets you with an Inviting Large Front Porch for Relaxing and Enjoying the Solitude of Cottage Street. The First Floor Welcomes you to a Light...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Market Report & Homes Sales: Doylestown PA 18901 18902 -- November 2014   The median sales price for homes in Doylestown PA for Jul y14 to October 14 was $425,000. This represents a decline of 1.7%, or $7,500, compared to the prior quarter and an increase of 3% compared to the prior year. Sales prices have appreciated 8% over the last 5 years in Doylestown. The average listing price for Doylestown homes for sale was $634,855 for the week ending October 22, which represents an increase of 2.7%, or $16,718, compared to the prior week and an increase of 2.1%, or $13,356, compared to the week ending October 1. Average price per square foot for Doylestown PA was $186, a decrease of 0.5% compared to the same period last year.           Doylestown Summary   The median sales price for homes i...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Market report and Homes sold in Doylestown township Bucks county in August 2014 . Doylestown township is located in Bucks County Pa. There are homes in all price ranges in Doylestown township. I looked up the mls this morning to see the real estate activity in August 2014. I looked for residential listings sold. There were 23 homes that settled in August 2014. The highest sale price was $ 810,000 and lowest sale price was $160,000 The average original list price was $438,927 The average last list price was $428,757 The average sale price was $414,259. The above is subject to errors and omissions. The homes were on the market for an average of 73 days. .Bucks County is a beautiful place to live. There are parks, golf courses, restaurants and fine shopping in Bucks County. If you are look...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House on November 2nd at 135 Cottage Street, Doylestown, PA 18901   135 Cottage StreetDoylestown, PA 18901$774,400 -- Price Reduction!                                      View Photos     |    View Virtual Tour   Listing Information: $774,400 4 Bedrooms 3 Full Baths, 1 Half Bath Single Family 2,650 Square Feet Taxes are $478 Colonial Active Lot Size of 0.08 Acre(s) Built in 2014 Doylestown, PA Bucks County MLS/Web ID is 6424893   Listing School Information: District:  Central Bucks     Comments: Exquisite Newly Constructed Luxury Home in the Heart of Doylestown Borough!  Presented by Custom Home Builder Michael Matott this Stately Colonial greets you with an Inviting Large Front Porch for Relaxing and Enjoying the Solitude of Cottage Street. The First Floor Welcomes you to a Ligh...
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