Newtown, PA Real Estate News

By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Tyler Walk , Newtown, PA What's My Tyler Walk Home Worth?   Tyler Walk was built by Gigliotti beginning around 1980 and is located on Durham Rd. just above the Newtown Bypass in Newtown Township. There are a few styles of townhomes available. The smallest unit is a 1,532 sq. ft. 2 bedroom 1 and 1/2 bath townhome with off street parking. Some also offer basements. There are also 1731 - 1808 sq. ft. townhomes with a one car garage, off street parking, and some of these also have basements. The larger models range from 1900 - 2400 sq. ft. all with garages, off street parking, and basements. The Tyler Walk association fee is approximately $130 per quarter and covers Common Area Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, and there is an Extra Pool Fee. There is also a one...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Society Place in Newtown Grant, Newtown, PA What's My Society Place Home Worth? Society Place is the condiminium section of Newtown Grant, in Newtown Township and is best accessed off of North Dr. There are approximately 400 condos consisting of 2 bedroom 1 bath and 2 bedroom 2 bath condos between approximately 970 sq. ft. and 1200 sq. ft. some including a large loft. The Society Place association fee costs $160 per month and includes Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash Removal, Swim Fee, Tennis Court & ClubHouse. There is also a pre-school located in Newtown Grant, but is not part of the association. There is also a one time capital contribution of approximately $480 due at settlement. Newtown Elementary, Newto...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Raintree, Newtown, PA What's My Raintree Home Worth?   Raintree is a community connected to Windermere in Newtown Township just outside of Newtown Boroughon your way out of town heading towards Yardley and I95. The neighborhood was built in the early 1980's by Gigliotti off of Lower Dolington Rd. and includes 2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath townhomes with approximately 1150 sq. ft. all the way up to 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath townhomes with approximately 1700 sq. ft. Some homes offer garages and/ or basements. The Raintree association fee is approximately $133 per month and includes Common Area Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash Removal, Tennis Court, Play Ground, & Swim Fee. There is also a one time capital contribution of approximately $266 due at settlement. Goodnoe Elementary, Newtow...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes For Sale in Phillips Court Newtown, PA What's My Phillips Court Home Worth? Phillips Court was built by DJS Custom Builders in 2006 and is adjacent to Barclay's Court located off of State St. in Newtown Borough. DJS constructed 14 all brick townhomes that are approximately 3,000 sq. ft. and have a federal design to them similar to what you would find in Society Hill in Philadelphia. The design Toll Brothers used in the Newtown Walk and Newtown Station communities are similar as well. McGrath Homes have now taken over Phillips Court and are offering some new construction. Phillips Court townhomes offer garages, basement and fireplaces and the association fee is approximately $395 per month and it covers Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow ...
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By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Newtown township, Bucks County, Real estate market report, November 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in November 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in November . 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 24  homes that settled in November 2012. The average original list price was $ 375,399. The average last list price was $366,771 The average sale price was $354,992 Highest sale price was $770,000 The lowest sale price was $187,500 The average days the homes were marketed was 66 The average settled price to original price ratio 94.58 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 96.95% The homes were priced high and sellers had to...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Newtown Walk   What's My Newtown Walk Home Worth?   Newtown Walk is another Toll Brother Community being built just outside of Newtown Borough just before Headley and is very similar to Newtown Station with the homes resembling the Federalist Style homes in Society Hill. All of the homes are 3 bedroom 2 and 1/2 bath townhomes ranging between 2,700 - 3,600 sq. ft. and all have garages. The Newtown Walk association fee is $262 per month and covers Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, and Trash Removal. Goodnoe Elementary, Newtown Middle School, & Council Rock North High School serve the Newtown Walk community.   If you'd like to be notified whenever a home is for sale in Newtown Walk just click on the link below.   Click...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Newtown Station What's My Newtown Station Home Worth? Newtown Station was built in 2007 in Newtown Borough by Toll Brothers on the old Frost and Watson Lumber Yard next to the old Newtown Train Station, hence the name. The types of homes range from 2 bedroom 2 and 1/2 bath condos between 1,500 - 1,600 sq. ft to 3 - 4 bedroom townhomes some with lofts/ 5th bedrooms and 3 and half baths that are approximately 3,000 - 4,000 sq. ft. All of the townhomes have garages. The Newtown Station association fee is approximately $380 per month for the condos and $480 per month for the townhomes. The association fee covers Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, and Trash Removal.  There is also a one time capital contribution fee of ap...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Newtown Grant What's My Newtown Grant Home Worth?   Newtown Grant is a neighborhood containing approximately 1200 residences consisting of single family homes, townhomes, and the condos in Society Place. Newtown Grant is located off of 413 on your way out of Newtown just before hitting Wrightstown and the neighborhood expands the whole way across Eagle Rd. at the other end. Growing up in Newtown it seemed your friends either lived here, or in Village Shires. The neighborhood offers many ammenities including a pool, clubhouse, basketball courts, a baseball field, tennis courts and a preschool (though not part of the association fee). The association fee for Society Place is approximately $165 per month and includes Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance,...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Newtown Gate Newtown What's My Newtown Gate Home Worth?       Newtown Gate is a neighborhood built off of State St. & the Newtown Bypass beginning in the late 1980's. Though technically in Newtown Township, Newtown Gate is for arguments sake in Newtown Borough in the sense one only has to walk down State St. to be in the heart of Newtown. It consists of an over 55 section of 2 bedroom 2 bath condos approximately 1050 sq. ft. on Fountain Farm Lane, and various styles of 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath townhomes approximately 2,100 - 2,400 sq. ft, as well as single family homes. The townhomes are built on slab foundations and do not offer basements. The neighborhood is within walking distance of Newtown Borough and is across the street from the Summit Square Shopping Center. Goodno...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes For Sale in Crown Pointe, Newtown   What's My Crown Pointe Home Worth? Crown Pointe is a neighborhood consisting of single family homes and condos built in the late 1980's just on the outskirts of Newtown Borough where Buck Rd. & the Newtown Bypass Converge in Newtown Township. The condos line Diamond Dr. and the one bedroom one bath condo is approximately 692 square feet and the 2 bedroom 2 bath condo is approximately 970 square feet. The Crown Pointe condo association fee costs approximately $171 per month and pays for Common Area Maintenance, Trash Removal, Swim Fee, Tennis Courts, Play Ground & Management Fee. Crown Pointe Association & Clubhouse (215) 579-1298. Goodnoe Elementary, Newtown Middle School, & Council Rock North High Schools serve the Crown Pointe community. Map o...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Country Bend, Newtown PA What's My Country Bend Home Worth? Country Bend is a neighborhood consisting of condos, 2 story townhomes, and single family homes ranging from approximately 1,000 - 2,600 sq. ft in Newtown. Country Bend was built between Linton Hill Rd. & Dolington Rd. near Goodnoe Elementary School between 1985 and 1988. The Country Bend condo association fee is approximately $166 per month and pays for Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal. The single family homes association fee costs approximately $165 per quarter and covers Common Area Maintenance, Trash Removal, Tennis Courts, Play Ground & Management Fee. The townhomes start around 1000 sq. ft. and offer 2 bedrooms with 1 1/2 baths, then there is the appr...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes For Sale In Newtown Crossing, Newtown PA What’s My Newtown Crossing Home Worth? Newtown Crossing is located just off of the Newtown Bypass and spreads from Buck Rd. over to Newtown Richboro Rd. just across from the Newtown Junior High. It was built in the late 1970's and offers single family homes as well as some townhomes and twins. There is a 3 bedroom 1 and a 1/2 bathroom townhome approximately 1,790 sq. ft. that offers a garage and a nice size backyard. There are also 3 bedroom 1 bathroom ranch style homes approximately 1,340 sq. ft. that also offer garages and yards. The Newtown Crossing Association Fee is approximately $84 per quarter and it covers common area maintenance.Eagle Ridge &Liberty Squareare two other townhome communities inside of Newtown Crossing, but the associ...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Newtown Borough What's My Newtown Borough Home Worth? Newtown Borough: Newtown Borough is a much sought after and desirable place to live for many reasons.Most people fall in love with the old town charm, the walkability factor, the great restaraunts & bars & the Council Rock School District.There are a few places in Newtown Boroughwhere you can find townhomes that are not associated with a townhome community.You'll find these historic townhomes & twins on State St., N. Congress St. across from the old Chancellor St. Elementary School, & on S. Lincoln and Court St. Of course there are also the newer townhome communities Newtown Station & Newtown Walk (just outside of Newtown Borough) as well as Barclay's Court & Phillips Court. Goodnoe Elementary, Newtown Middle School...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Liberty Square, Newtown PA   What's My Liberty Square Home Worth?   Liberty Square is a neighborhood of condos and townhomes built in the mid 1980's inside Newtown Crossing located just off of Newtown Richboro Rd. across from Tyler State Park and the Newtown Junior High. The condos, townhomes and rentals are all located on Leedom Way just off of W. Hanover St. & Mill Pond Dr.The 2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath townhomes are approximately between 1200 - 1450 square feet. The condos at Liberty Square offer 1 bedroom with a den, or 2 bedrooms and either 1 or 2 baths. The Liberty Square condo association fee costs approximately $210 per month and pays for Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, Swim Fee & Tennis Courts. There is also a ...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes For Sale in Kirkwood, Newtown PA     What's My Kirkwood Home Worth?   Kirkwood is a neighborhood consisting of single family & townhome residences built by Granor Price in the late 1980's off of Upper Silver Lake Rd. between Lower Dolington Rd. and the Newtown Bypass/ Newtown-Yardley Rd. Kirkwood actually loops around an old farm house in Newtown. There are 2 bedroom 2 and ½ bath townhomes with basements run by a condo association that costs approximately $180 per month and pays for Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash Removal & Tennis Courts. There is also a one time capital contribution of approximately $360 due at settlement. The larger townhomes offer an attached garage and basement and are run by a homeowners association that costs appro...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes For Sale in Headley Trace What's My Headley Trace Home Worth? Headley Trace is a neighborhood of townhomes built in the late 1970's and early 1980's by Gigliotti who also built Summit Square just on the other side of the Newtown Bypass in Langhorne. The neighborhood is located off of Newtown Yardley Rd. just behind Raintree heading out of Newtown towards I95. The townhomes are between 1600 -2000 sq. ft. and the Headley Trace homeowners association costs approximately $180 per month and pays for Common Area Maintenance, Trash Removal, Swim Fee, Tennis Courts& Play Ground. There is also a one time capital contribution of approximately $350 due at settlement. Headley Trace Association. Goodnoe Elementary, Newtown Middle School, & Council Rock North High Schools serve the Headley Trac...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Fountain Farm in Newtown Gate What's My Fountain Farm in Newtown Gate Home Worth?   Fountain Farm/ The Quarters:Fountain Farm is an age qualifying community located in Newtown Gate just off of State St. and just outside of Newtown Borough, but for arguments sake you would consider it in Newtown Borough since it is off of State St. and it's a short walk into town.The condos available in Fountain Farm range from approximately 1,050 sq. ft. - 1,270 sq. ft. and offer 2 bedrooms with 2 full bathrooms and some with lofts as well.The association fee is approximately $235 per month and covers Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash Removal, Tennis Court, Club House & All Grounds Fee.   If you would like to be notified when ...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes For Sale in Eagle Ridge in Newtown Crossing What's My Eagle Ridge Home Worth? Eagle Ridge is a subdivision of Newtown Crossing. The community was built in the late 1980's by Paparone Builders and sits between Richboro Rd. (Rt. 332) and Bucks Rd. (Rt. 532). The townhomes range in size from about 1,200 - 1,900 sq. ft. and offer 2 - 3 bedrooms and up to 2.5 baths on average. The Eagle Ridge Association is approximately $165 per month and covers Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Building Maintenance Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash Removal, Swim & Club House Fee. There is a one time capitol contribution due from the buyer at settlement that is approximately $330 or 2 months worth of association fees. Goodnoe Elementary, Newtown Middle School, & Council Rock North High Schoolsserv...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Brookside What's My Brookside Home Worth? Brookside is a neighborhood comprised of single family homes and townhomes built in the mid to late 1980's just outside ofNewtown BoroughinNewtown Township. It is located between State St. & Sycamore Ave. and bordered by the Newtown Bypass and the creek so for arguments sake it is in the heart of Newtown. The Brookside homeowner association charges approximately $120 per month which pays for Common Area Maintenance, Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal, Trash Removal, Swim Fee, Tennis Court, Club House, & Play Ground.The townhomes vary in size from approximately 1200 sq. ft. 2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath homes to approximately 2,000 sq. ft. 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath homes some offering garages and basements.Map of BrooksideGoodnoe Elementary,Newto...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
                    Here's a link to an article about my parents house being on the tour this year!   Newtown Borough Holiday House Tour 2012
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