The Tax Benefits That Homeowners Can Enjoy
Is this your first year filing your taxes as a homeowner? If yes, then you’re in for some sweet treats. There are certain deductions you are entitled to and can take advantage of to lower your tax bill. Some of these tax breaks can be a one-time deduction or recurring on the life of your ...
Stoneleigh: A Natural Garden in Villanova
For nearly 80 years, Stoneleigh was the home of the Haas family, who donated the property to Natural Lands in 2016 so that it would remain preserved forever. After much preparation, planning, and planting, Stoneleigh: A Natural Garden opened to the public in May of 2018. Stoneleigh’s history dates ...
Classic Stone Colonial Farmhouse in Radnor
109 Cumberland PlaceBryn Mawr, Radnor Twp5/6 Bedrooms - 4.5 Baths5,338 Square Feet1.38 AcresAnnual Taxes - $15,697Offered at $950,000  Do you want to be close to everything yet value the privacy of a cul-de-sac? Then this classic stone colonial farmhouse could be your next home! The ...
How We Sold This House for 30K Over Asking Price in 3 Hours
1420 Stony Circle, GladwyneOffered at $850,000Three OffersSold for $880,00025K OVER Zillow "Guesstimate" This house was listed last year for months and didn't receive a offer. We listed it for a broker tour last Tuesday afternoon. 50 agents visited and several brought buyers with them. The seller ...
2018 Cost vs. Value Remodeling Report
If you're considering a home improvement project this year it's wise to consider what the average renovation will yield in terms of resale value. The estimates listed below are specific to the Philadelphia Metro marketplace. These estimate are prepared by Remodeling Magazine and Hanley Wood Media ...
Tips for Buying in a Tight Housing Market
The Main Line in 2017 was a tight market with low inventory and many homes sold within days of being listed. There were many listings which received multiple offers listings which increased the average sales price on the Main Line. This trend will most likely continue in 2018 so it's very important ...
How We Sold This House 100K Higher Than Any Other
This builder renovation sold for 100K more than any other home in the neighborhood in the last year? How? See the marketing plan we created for this listing below. Excellent staging, professional photography (including aerial photography), a narrated video tour, and a 3D web site were some of the ...
The DIY Guide To Major Home Projects You Can Do Yourself
For many homeowners, hiring a contractor for repairs and upgrades is seen as the easier route versus completing the work personally. Some don’t consider themselves to be very handy, while others might not think they have the time. Quite a few projects can be done for significantly less money when ...
5 Signs That A Home Might Be "The One"
When the market heats up it's not uncommon for a buyer to visit 10, 20, 30 or even more homes before finding the property they want to make their home. These numbers can be daunting, but ... You only need to find ONE. So the next question is this: how do you know which one you should make your ...
101 Reasons to LOVE the Main Line
We loved this article in Main Line Today magazine which lists 101 reasons to LOVE the Main Line. We thought you'd find this a good read.101 Reasons to Love the Main Line and Western SuburbsWe’re sure there are more, but we had to start somewhere.... read more ...
The 7 Worst Things To Do When Remodeling Your Bathroom
Remodeling a bathroom is nothing like a piece of cake or a walk in the park because it’s an essential part of the house that involves complicated plumbing. You have to make sure that the new fixtures you choose will not only fit the design but also the bathroom’s layout. You also need ...
Understanding The Roles Of Different Real Estate Experts
There are all sorts of questions that arise when you need to start seeking the help of a real estate professional, and one of the most common is: Who does what? The real estate industry is a complex system comprised of different key players, and the role of each person can sometimes be a little ...
How To Make The Most Of Using Your 401(k) On A Home
Raising the money for a down payment on a home could be the most challenging step towards homeownership. One way to get the amount you need is to borrow against your 401(k)--although there are numerous options you can consider depending on what’s wise for you at the moment.But first, what’s the ...