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4 Essential Real Estate Tactics to Sell Your Home

Posted on Jan 22, 2016

What you need to know to sell your home and get an offer quickly Today's blog post comes from our wonderfully talented Experience Manager, Brandon Budda. If you are a Houwzer client, you will surely cross paths we with him, as he handles all the admin work for our agents. Brandon took a few minutes ...
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Delaware County – 5 Places to Move to in 2016

Posted on Jan 14, 2016

Moving from the city to the suburbs? Consider Delaware County. This month we are taking a closer look at Delaware County, or, as most people say, Delco. This county adjacent to Philadelphia will not disappoint those looking to move from the city to the suburbs. Gorgeous homes, quick access to shops ...
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Best Year Yet! The Numbers Behind Our Success

Posted on Jan 08, 2016

Seriously, this was our best year yet. Sure, it was our first official year, but it was an amazing one. Here are a few of the numbers driving our success and changing real estate in Philadelphia. The numbers driving our success and changing real estate in Philadelphia. We are looking forward to an e...
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Why You Should Buy in West Philadelphia

Posted on Dec 23, 2015

The benefits of buying a home in West Philly, including food, entertainment, green space, and culture. West Philadelphia. How should I describe it? Lovely, quirky, original, bohemian, scholarly, multicultural – the list could go on. The neighborhood just west of the Schuylkill River is full of spun...
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How to Sell Your House During the Holidays

Posted on Dec 16, 2015

Tips and tricks to getting your house on the market and sold during the holiday season. If you are thinking about selling your home during the holidays, you may have received some push back. People are often told by friends and family not to sell their home in the winter months. The truth is, people...
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West Philadelphia Real Estate Quick Guide

Posted on Dec 10, 2015

A glimpse of average home and rent prices, days on market, and homes sold in the West Philadelphia real estate market I feel like anytime I meet someone from West Philadelphia, they tell me it’s the best neighborhood in Philadelphia. The residents usually speak to the unique restaurants, vibrant mus...
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Buyer Agents Shun FSBO’s

Posted on Sep 15, 2015

Why going the FSBO route may not be the best move. There is a pretty clear reason why 80% of FSBO’s (for sale by owner sellers) end up hiring an agent to sell their home. Buyer agents are reluctant to show this type of listing to their clients. Even when buyers want to see these types of properti...
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The Houwzer Manifesto — Words We Live By

Posted on Aug 18, 2015

We are on a mission to change real estate for good. We realize our mission to Democratize Real Estate may seem a bit lofty, and challenging the legacy revenue model of the residential real estate brokerage institution is certain to ruffle more than a few feathers. [It’s not lost on us that the Nati...
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