Doylestown, PA Real Estate News

By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House Today 1/5, 1-4 at 5017 Rebecca Fell Drive 176 Doylestown PA   5017 Rebecca Fell Drive 176Doylestown, PA$212,500       Incredible Value and Motivated Seller! Wow! Move Right In! Welcome Home to this 2 bedroom with loft, 2 1/2 bath unit in Patriots Ridge. Featuring new carpeting throughout the first floor; spacious and open floorplan with lots of light. Inviting living room, dining room with sliding french doors, kitchen with cherry cabinets; upstairs, master bedroom with second story ceiling and awesome loft area with skylights, full bath and second bedroom with walk-in closet. Finished lower level with full bath!! One year new hot water heater and newer appliances! Courtyard location, perfect for spending time outside. Great Location, only minutes to charming Doylestown. He...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
    Open House on January 5th at 5017 Rebecca Fell Drive 176, Doylestown, PA    5017 Rebecca Fell Drive 176Doylestown, PA$212,500          Incredible Value and Motivated Seller!  Wow! Move Right In! Welcome Home to this 2 bedroom with loft, 2 1/2 bath unit in Patriots Ridge.  Featuring new carpeting throughout the first floor; spacious and open floorplan with lots of light. Inviting living room, dining room with sliding french doors, kitchen with cherry cabinets; upstairs, master bedroom with second story ceiling and awesome loft area with skylights, full bath and second bedroom with walk-in closet. Finished lower level with full bath!!  One year new hot water heater and newer appliances! Courtyard location, perfect for spending time outside. Great Location, only minutes to charming Doy...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend 1/4 - 1/5 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA      Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com   Here's a look at what's going on this weekend in Doylestown:   Shop an Indoor Farmers' Market What:  Choose from a selection of fresh food and goods including bread and baked goods, cheese and yogurt, eggs, greens, jams and jellies, prepared foods, organic coffee, award-winning cookies, alpaca wool goods, handmade soaps, other crafts and seasonal plants. Where:  Ottsville Indoor Farmers' Market located at the greenhouse at Linden Hill Gardens, 8230 Easton Road, Ottsville, PA. When: Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Cost: Free to enter.    Winterfest What: Check out what the YMCA has to offer during this annual open house.  Have fun spinning the wheel for great prizes, ...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend 12/28-12/29 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA       Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com   Here's a look at what's going on this weekend in Doylestown:   GINGERBREAD HOUSE DISPLAY What:  The annual Gingerbread House display is up at Peddler's Village through Janaury 4, 2014. When/where:  Open during shopping hours at Peddler's Village, Routes 202 and 263, Lahaska, PA. Cost:  Free!   CANDLELIGHT HOLIDAY TOURS What:  Experience the Fonthill Castle during the holidays during this candlelight tour.When/where:  Saturday from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. at Fonthill Castle, 525 East Court Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost:  $15 or $12 members. Reservations and pre-payment are required.  Call 215-348-9461   UNDER THE TREES EXHIBIT What:  The Mercer Museum’s annual holiday exhibit fea...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend 12/21-12/22 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA       Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com   Here's a look at what's going on this weekend in Doylestown:   GINGERBREAD HOUSE DISPLAY What:  The annual Gingerbread House display is up at Peddler's Village through Janaury 4, 2014. When/where:  Open during shopping hours at Peddler's Village, Routes 202 and 263, Lahaska, PA. Cost:  Free! MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET What:  The classic Christmas movie, "Miracle on 34th Street, will be playing in Doylestown. When/where:  Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the County Theater, 20 East State Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost:  Free for members; $4 for general admission.   WINTER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION What:  On the shortest day of the year, gather for 12 hours of yoga to welcome back the 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 December 2013   The median sales price for homes in Doylestown PA for September 13 to December 13 was $406,000. This represents a decline of 1%, or $4,000, compared to the prior quarter and an increase of 15.7% compared to the prior year. Sales prices have depreciated 1% over the last 5 years in Doylestown. The average listing price for Doylestown homes for sale was $655,968 for the week ending December 4, which represents an increase of 2.6%, or $16,703, compared to the prior week and an increase of 2.6%, or $16,880, compared to the week ending November 13. Average price per square foot for Doylestown PA was $197, an increase of 6.5% compared to the same period last year.           Doylestown Summary The median sales price for h...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
    Things to Do This Weekend 12/14-12/15 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA     Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com   Here's a look at what's going on this weekend in Doylestown: COOKIE WALK What:  More than 35 varieties of cookies will be available, including specialty Ukrainian treats and gluten free items. When/where:  Saturday at St Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church, 1545 Easton Road, Warrington, PA. Doors open at 8:00 a.m., the sale begins at 9:00 a.m. until sold out. Cost:  $10 per pound. HOLIDAY MAGIC What:  Celebrate the holiday season small town style. There will be refreshments, holiday music, plus a visit from Frosty and Rudolph. Businesses throughout town will be open late. When/where:  Friday from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. in downtown Doylestown, PA. Cost:  Free; Bucks County Transpor...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
      Things to Do This Weekend 12/7-12/8 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA             Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com     SANTA PAWS What:  Santa Paws is coming to Town!  The Doylestown Dog Park is encouraging you to bring your adorable dogs to Life on a Leash to have pictures taken.  Photos taken by Wellington Photography.  Reservations and walk-ins are welcomed.  When/where:  Saturday, December 7 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m at Life on a Leash, 42 East State Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost:  $10 per sitting. CHRISTMAS HOUSE TOUR What:  The 20th annual Christmas in Doylestown House Tour and Boutique, sponsored by St. Paul's Episcopal Church, will be held to benefit the Doylestown Homeless Shelter.  Tour four borough homes decorated for the season, including the historic James-Lorah Me...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend 11/30-12/1 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA       Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com     TREE LIGHTING What:  The official start to the Christmas season will begin with the annual tree lighting ceremony When/where:  Saturday at 6 p.m. at the plaza by Starbucks in Doylestown Borough on Main Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost:  Free!   SANTA ARRIVES BY HELICOPTER What:  Enjoy an evening of live music as Johhny's Dance Band performs in Doylestown When/where:  Saturday at 8 p.m. at Puck, 1 Printers Alley, Doylestown, PA. Cost: $15 in advance.   SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY What:  It's a bird, it's a plane...it's Santa! Don't miss his dramatic arrival by helicopter. When/where: Saturday, November 30 at 11:00 a.m at the Market at Delaware Valley College, 2100 Lower State Roa...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Doylestown  township, Bucks County,Real estate market report, October 2013 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Doylestown township in October 2013. I looked for residential listings sold in October . This does not include homes not listed, commercial and multi units . It is deemed to be correct but subject to errors and omissions. There were 18 homes that settled in October 2013. The average original list price was $ 378,928 The average last list price was $367,861 The average sale price was $356,967 Highest sale price was $620,000 The lowest sale price was $ 19,500 The average days the homes were marketed was 74 The average settled price to original price ratio 92.82 The average settled price to last list price ratio is 95.65% The homes were priced high and sellers had to r...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend November 16-17 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA         Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com     SNOWFLAKE DECORATING What:  The Doylestown Business & Community Alliance Holiday Committee is looking for volunteers to help hang snowflake decorations. When/where:  Saturday at 9:00 a.m.; meet at Starbucks, Main Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost:   Free.   LOCAL ARTS SHOW What:  Doylestown Food Co-op is presenting a local arts and craft show. There will be refreshments and raffle items. All proceeds benefit the Doylestown Food Co-op. When/where:  Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., 300 Penn Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost:  Free to attend, items vary.    WINTER FESTIVAL What:  Linden Elementary School is hosting a Winter Festival event that will feature shopping, food,...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend November 9-10 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA       My Dogs -- Wendy and Sammy (who love pet portraits)     PROFESSIONAL PET PORTRAITS What: Capture your pet in a portrait by Jane Caruso-Dahms. The event supports Roxy Reading Therapy Dogs. When/where: Saturday starting at 9 a.m. at the Doylestown Township Building, 425 Wells Road, Doylestown, PA. Cost: $25 session fee, minimum print order of $50.   MAKE A TILE MOSAIC YOUTH WORKSHOP   What: Children, ages 9-12, will explore Fonthill and then cut and glaze their own small mosaic. When/where: Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at Fonthill Castle-East Court Street & Route 313, Doylestown  , PA. Cost: $20 plus $20 material fee. To register for the program, call 215-348-9461.    ANNUAL BARBERSHOP SHOW What: The Bucks County Co...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House Today 11/3 from 1-4 at 4177 Sir Andrew Circle Doylestown PA   4177 Sir Andrew CircleDoylestown, PA$385,000 -- Price Reduction!!!         Incredible Value!  Lovingly maintained and updated classic colonial in Buckingham Square. Enter this beautiful home into the formal living room with crown molding and opens to the dining room with chair rail. The kitchen features granite counters, sunny breakfast room, and opens to the family room with a cozy fireplace. Upstairs, the master suite has sitting area, his and hers walk-in closets, and a bath with soaking tub and stall shower. Three additional bedrooms and a full bath complete the second floor. Gather with friends and family on the spacious deck and enjoy the fenced-in yard where specimen plantings and gardens add beauty and pr...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Lure Coursing – This Weekend at the Doylestown Dog Park/Turk Park III!       Photograph courtesy of Doylestown Dog Park   My friends at the Doylestown Dog Park have informed me of another great event taking place this weekend -- lure coursing at the Turk Park III.  Apparently, lure coursing is a fast-paced, fun case sport for dogs to work off some energy and to have a lot of fun!  The dogs chase the lure which is a "Bunny" (a white plastic bag) that is attached to a line that is controlled by a lure operator.     Description of Events Doylestown Township Parks & Recreation and Hilltown Dog Club Lure Coursing have teamed up to offer Lure Coursing, a great canine activity at Turk Park III (almshouse Rd. adjacent to the dog park). Lure coursing is a fast-paced, fun chase sport. Dogs chas...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Doylestown township, Bucks County,Real estate market report, September 2013 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Doylestown township in September 2013. I looked for residential listings sold in September . This does not include homes not listed, commercial and multi units . It is deemed to be correct but subject to errors and omissions. There were 22 homes that settled in September 2013. The average original list price was $ 446,550 The average last list price was $426,405 The average sale price was $411,795 Highest sale price was $1,300,000 The lowest sale price was $ 138,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 207 The average settled price to original price ratio 91.81 The average settled price to last list price ratio is 96.14% The homes were priced high and selle...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House on November 3rd at 4177 Sir Andrew Circle, Doylestown, PA   4177 Sir Andrew CircleDoylestown, PA$385,000 -- Price Reduction!!!         Incredible Value!  Lovingly maintained and updated classic colonial in Buckingham Square. Enter this beautiful home into the formal living room with crown molding and opens to the dining room with chair rail. The kitchen features granite counters, sunny breakfast room, and opens to the family room with a cozy fireplace. Upstairs, the master suite has sitting area, his and hers walk-in closets, and a bath with soaking tub and stall shower. Three additional bedrooms and a full bath complete the second floor. Gather with friends and family on the spacious deck and enjoy the fenced-in yard where specimen plantings and gardens add beauty and priv...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Things to Do This Weekend November 2-3 in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA         Photograph courtesy of www.clker.com    GHOSTBUSTERS What: The County Theater will kick off its annual Kids Matinee Series with a showing of “Ghostbusters.” When/where: Saturday, November 2nd at 10:30 a.m. at the County Theater, 20 E State Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost: $4; come in costume!   STORYTELLING AND CRAFTS What: Craft a model sugar skull and listen to traditional Mexican tales in celebration of Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos). Then, visit the Mercer's latest exhibit, "Mystery of the Mayan Medallion." When/where: Saturday, November 2nd at noon at the Mercer Museum, 84 S. Pine Street, Doylestown, PA. Cost: Craft and storytelling included in museum admission. For more information, visit www.merce...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Market Report: Doylestown PA Real Estate for October 27, 2013   The median sales price for homes in Doylestown PA for July 13 to October 13 was $415,000. This represents an increase of 5.1%, or $20,000, compared to the prior quarter and an increase of 2.5% compared to the prior year. Sales prices have depreciated 5.7% over the last 5 years in Doylestown. The average listing price for Doylestown homes for sale was $636,771 for the week ending October 16, which represents an increase of 4.7%, or $28,810, compared to the prior week and an increase of 4.9%, or $29,750, compared to the week ending Sep 25. Average price per square foot for Doylestown PA was $188, an increase of 1.1% compared to the same period last year.     Doylestown Summary The median sales price for homes in Doylestown ...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House Today 10/27 from 1-4 at 4844 Green Heather Ct. Doylestown PA   4844 Green Heather Ct.Doylestown, PA$489,900     Incredible Value! One Year Home Warranty Included! Move-in ready four bedroom Ferndale model. The two-story foyer boasts warm hardwood floors and is flanked by the spacious formal dining room and formal living room. Soaring ceiling and elongated windows on either side of the fireplace allow the family room to fill with natural light and create a comfortable and relaxed ambiance. There is a convenient powder room a few steps away. A casual dining area lends access to the deck through bypass glass doors and adjoins the large kitchen featuring luminous granite counters, rich wood cabinetry, a pantry, and a separate desk area perfect for searching recipes or catching ...
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By Karen Johnson, Realtor, ABR, "Bucks County PA Homes"
(Addison Wolfe Real Estate )
  Open House on October 27th at 4844 Green Heather Ct., Doylestown, PA   4844 Green Heather Ct.Doylestown, PA$489,900     Incredible Value! One Year Home Warranty Included! Move-in ready four bedroom Ferndale model. The two-story foyer boasts warm hardwood floors and is flanked by the spacious formal dining room and formal living room. Soaring ceiling and elongated windows on either side of the fireplace allow the family room to fill with natural light and create a comfortable and relaxed ambiance. There is a convenient powder room a few steps away. A casual dining area lends access to the deck through bypass glass doors and adjoins the large kitchen featuring luminous granite counters, rich wood cabinetry, a pantry, and a separate desk area perfect for searching recipes or catching up ...
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