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6 of the Best Baltimore Neighborhoods for First Time Homeowners

6 of the Best Baltimore Neighborhoods for First Time Homeowners

Posted on Nov 25, 2020

Aspiring first-time homeowners often have a unique set of challenges ahead of them. They may be familiar with student-friendly and young professional-oriented neighborhoods after having rented there, but less sure about which areas are affordable, peaceful places to buy a home in. First time home bu...
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 Ambler, PA Neighborhood Guide

Ambler, PA Neighborhood Guide

Posted on Nov 20, 2020

Mix easy access to the city with suburban, small town charm and you get Ambler, PA. Located 40 minutes from Center City, Philadelphia via the Lansdale/Doylestown Line, this is a lush suburban neighborhood that continues to draw new residents in from the surrounding suburbs and city alike.  First tim...
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Is it a Good Time to Buy a House? Winter 2020

Is it a Good Time to Buy a House? Winter 2020

Posted on Nov 11, 2020

By the time you’re reading this article, it may not be November. However, the question: “is it a good time to buy a house?” looms large in the minds of potential buyers year round.  Luckily, no matter what time of year it is, it’s possible to answer that question and give you the confidence you need...
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 Is Now a Good Time to Sell a House? Winter 2020

Is Now a Good Time to Sell a House? Winter 2020

Posted on Nov 09, 2020

The general rule of thumb has always been that the best time to sell a house is in the spring. Why? It's real estate’s busiest season. Parents want to find a new house before the next school year starts, the weather is typically ideal for attending house showings and open houses, and homes have more...
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 The 4 Best Neighborhoods in Philadelphia for Foodies

The 4 Best Neighborhoods in Philadelphia for Foodies

Posted on Nov 06, 2020

With more than half of Americans now counting themselves as “foodies,” it’s no wonder that nearby restaurants and cafes are a more important consideration for home buyers than ever before. Being able to walk to a top-rated restaurant is an amenity many are willing to put on their “must have” list wh...
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6 of the Best Neighborhoods in DC for First Time Home Buyers

6 of the Best Neighborhoods in DC for First Time Home Buyers

Posted on Nov 05, 2020

The real estate market in Washington, DC is extremely competitive. First time homebuyers often struggle to find a place that suits their needs – especially if they’re not in the market for a condo.  First-time homebuyers are looking for a good deal in a neighborhood they can get to know intimately. ...
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How to Save for a House: Your Game Plan to Home Ownership

How to Save for a House: Your Game Plan to Home Ownership

Posted on Nov 04, 2020

If you’ve never saved up for a home before, it can feel like a daunting and sometimes overwhelming process. Here’s what you need to know about how to save money for a house, whether you’re opting for a small townhome on a quiet city street or a sprawling single family home in the suburbs.  How much ...
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Should You Sell or Rent Your House? How to Decide

Should You Sell or Rent Your House? How to Decide

Posted on Oct 29, 2020

When the time comes for you to move on from your current home, you may wonder: should I sell or rent my house? While selling it provides you cash now, renting it can provide lucrative income - and serve as an investment down the road.  Renting: Will It Make You Money? Why would you consider renting ...
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Is it Cheaper to Buy or Build a New House? Experts Weigh In

Is it Cheaper to Buy or Build a New House? Experts Weigh In

Posted on Oct 23, 2020

There is a frustrating lack of available homes for sale in real estate markets around the country. Many would-be homeowners find themselves outbid again and again in ultra-competitive markets – despite offering to pay full, or even above asking price. The available housing stock is simply too low fo...
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