Newtown, PA Real Estate News

By Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel
(RE/MAX Centre Realtors)
Newtown township, Bucks County, Real estate market report, October 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in October 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in Newtown . 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 17 homes that settled in October 2012. The average original list price was $ 401,823. The average last list price was $392,764 The average sale price was $386,588 Highest sale price was $765,000 The lowest sale price was $189,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 123 The average settled price to original price ratio 95.18 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 98.09% The homes were priced high and sellers had to red...
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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, September  2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in  Newtown township in September 2012. 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 15  homes that settled in September 2012. The average original list price was $ 337,767. The average last list price was $330,573 The average sale price was $320,833 Highest sale price was $630000 The lowest sale price was $160,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 87 The average settled price to original price ratio 94.08 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 96.89% The homes were priced high and sellers h...
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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, August 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in August 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in August . 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 35 homes that settled in August 2012. The average original list price was $ 414,685. The average last list price was $408,440 The average sale price was $389,858 Highest sale price was $915,000 The lowest sale price was $175,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 73   The homes were priced high and sellers had to reduce price as seen from ratios. If you would like to buy or sell a home in Newtown township call Gita Bantwal at Re/Max Cen...
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By Martin Millner
(Coldwell Banker Hearthside)
  I want to take a look today at our market conditions, as we enter the fall market season.   I started writing as early as January of this year that I could sense that my primary market areas, Yardley, Newtown, Richboro, Upper Makefield, Solebury, etc, was changing.  Buyers were starting to complain that there wasn’t enough inventory, and my own listings started selling quickly and at prices closer to asking.   If you look at the accompanying charts, that track the Bucks County real estate market, as well as the Lower Makefield Township (Yardley) market, you can see what has happened over the past 7 months.   The number of homes sold in Bucks County, through July this year was 2822.  That represents an increase of 13% from what sold through July of last year.   In Lower Makefield Town...
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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, July 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in July 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in July . 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 July 2012. The average original list price was $ 431,004. The average last list price was $419,675 The average sale price was $ 401,736 Highest sale price was $1,375,000 The lowest sale price was $145,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 111 The average settled price to original price ratio 95.35 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 99.85% The homes were priced high and sellers had to reduce price...
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By Martin Millner
(Coldwell Banker Hearthside)
First Saturday Saturday Aug. 4, 2012   State Street & Sycamore Street, Newtown     It’s the first Saturday of the month again, and that means fun in Newtown. Enjoy the monthly celebrations of good food, good music and other entertainment.  1PM to 5PM on State Street, and Noon to 7PM on Sycamore Street.       If you are looking for an evening activity in town, visit The Tubby Olive between 7 and 9PM for a free Summer Dessert Night. Enjoy their homemade desserts made with their products, and try special ice cream toppings.       If you fall in love with the borough of Newtown, and are looking to buy there, browse through these Newtown homes for sale, or search for other homes for sale in the Bucks County area. Contact me to help you find your next Bucks County home.        
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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, June 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in June 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in June . 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 27 homes that settled in June 2012. The average original list price was $ 424,040. The average last list price was $418,222 The average sale price was $ 399,363 Highest sale price was $1,000,000 The lowest sale price was $220,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 75 The average settled price to original price ratio 95.07 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 96.56% The homes were priced high and sellers had to reduce price...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Asking $315,000 Welcome to 3 Gaylord Ct in Newtown Gate where you get the best of everything. Newer home but walking distance to Historic Newtown Borough. This convenient location offers quick and easy access to the bypass and 95 yet close enough to Newtown Borough that you could walk to the pubs and restaurants after work! However, if you just want to relax at home you will have a large living room and dining room a big eat in kitchen overlooking a family room with fireplace. A lovely master bedroom with bay window and en-suite bath, two more nice sized bedrooms, hall bath and convenient second floor laundry facilities. All this plus an attached one car garage and a large private paver patio. This Turnbury model offers replaced roof, replaced windows and doors, newer carpeting, newer ...
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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, May 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in May 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in May . 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 31 homes that settled in May 2012. The average original list price was $ 367,144. The average last list price was $358,615 The average sale price was $ 349,045 Highest sale price was $550,000 The lowest sale price was $190,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 65 The average settled price to original price ratio 95.1 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 97.33% The homes were priced high and sellers had to reduce price as seen...
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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, April 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in April 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in April . 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 April 2012. The average original list price was $ 349,614. The average last list price was $334,377 The average sale price was $ 321,639 Highest sale price was $765,000 The lowest sale price was $165,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 97 The average settled price to original price ratio 92.4 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 96.0% The homes were priced high and sellers had to reduce pr...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
22 Crabapple Pl. Newtown Grant Asking $239,900 Wonderful two bedroom townhouse in much sought after Newtown Grant. This bright and airy floorplan offers pergo floors on the first floor, a nice sized living room and dining room, eat in kitchen, powder room and one car garage. Second floor has a master bedroom with en-suite bath, a second bedroom hall bath and laundry room. This home backs to open space! Two bedroom townhouse with a garage for under 240 in Newtown...great deal, come see for yourself! Virtual Tour                       For a private tour call or e-mail Dale #215-860-4067 dale@thecosackteam.com   Homes For Sale in Newtown Grant
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
2513 Society Place in Newtown Grant Welcome to this freshly painted neutral and well cared for first floor condo in Newtown Grant. This condo offers newer neutral carpets, newer flooring in kitchen and foyer, updated baths, newer range, washer, dryer, water heater, doors and HVAC. There are two master suites with en-suite baths, a dining area with cutout and breakfast bar looking into the kitchen. Owner renovating kitchen with new cabinets, countertops & dishwasher before new tenant moves in. No pets No smoking. Asking $1,450 per month + Utilities & 2 Months Security Deposit For a private showing call Dale #215-860-4067 or e-mail: dale@thecosackteam.com          
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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, March 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in March 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in March . 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 27 homes that settled in March 2012. The average original list price was $ 3339,367. The average last list price was $330,704 The average sale price was $ 314,617 Highest sale price was $835,000 The lowest sale price was $170,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 136 The average settled price to original price ratio 92.23 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 95.44% The homes were priced high and sellers had to reduce...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
For Sale in Newtown Borough 201 Penn St. Asking $699,000   One of the historic jewels of Newtown Borough, formerly known as the 'Ann Buckman School for Girls'. This lovely stone and plaster colonial beckons your attention with its beautiful front porch and stately presence. The living room has a corner fireplace, bay window and built-in shelves. Gather everyone in the huge dining room for holiday feasts. The heart of the home (the kitchen) overlooks the family room with large brick fireplace and beautiful views of the garden. The second and third floors offer master bedroom with en-suite bath, four more bedrooms, two baths and a couple of hideaways' perfect for sleepovers. The finished basement offers a great surprise with a stone fireplace and slate floors. All this plus a very spaciou...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes for Sale in Newtown Borough Homes Sold in Newtown Borough in the 1st Quarter of 2012 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, Ne...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
Homes Sold in the 1st Quarter of 2012 Homes for Sale in Newtown Grant , Newtown, PA   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 Newtownjust 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 $155 per month and includes Common Area Maintenance, Exterior Buil...
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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, February 2012 I looked up the mls for real estate activity in Newtown township in February 2012. I looked for residential listings sold in February . 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 8   homes that settled in February 2012. The average original list price was $ 370,138. The average last list price was $348,812 The average sale price was $ 330,149 Highest sale price was $520,000 The lowest sale price was $195,000 The average days the homes were marketed was 162 The average settled price to original price ratio 89.45 % The average settled price to last list price ratio is 94.95% The homes were priced high and sellers h...
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
This weekend starts off the local Easter Egg Hunts & Breakfasts With The Easter Bunny. Here are a few local events in and around Newtown Bucks County you can take the kids to.Newtown Borough Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday March 31st starting at 9 am at Pickering Manor Field on the corner of Jefferson St. & N. Lincoln Ave. There will be prizes & a ton of candy filled eggs for the kids to find. Event is free & for children of all ages.Breakfast With The Easter Bunny:Saturday March 31st 9 am - 11am at the Forrest Grove Village Pre-schoo. Cost is $8 per child & $12 per adult. There will be a breakfast buffet, music, activities, goodie bags & a visit from the Easter Bunny. Call to make sure there are seats available (215) 350-2824.Buckingham Easter Egg Hunt: Saturday, March 31, at Holicong Park. ...
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By Anne M. Costello
(Weidel Realtors)
Under Contract in Newtown, PA! This lovely townhome is under contract is just 23 days. Well priced, and well marketed, this lovely Newtown Township townhome, situated just outside Newtown Borough, in walking distance of the borough's shops and restaurants had 21 showing appointment requests in 23 days, many times several in one day. But no more! In a few short weeks, new buyers will be calling this property home.  Under Contract in Newtown, PA!  
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By Dale Cosack, Newtopias: The Cosack Team
(BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors - Newtown)
I recently helped a client purchase a renovated home in the Eagle Ridge Community in Newtown Crossing. Here's what Danielle had to say about working with me.   "I called Dale to see a house he was the agent for and liked his honesty & knowledge. Dale was very helpful, patient & honest. I would definitely recommend him to friends & family & will reach out to him in the future when I am ready to buy or sell again."     Homes For Sale in Eagle Ridge in Newtown Crossing   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...
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