Bernville Real Estate News
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Monday Jul 13 | via Realtor Magazine
Making monthly house payments on a three-bedroom property is more affordable than paying fair market rent on a three-bedroom property in 188 of the 285 counties analyzed, according to a new analysis released by RealtyTrac. In the analysis, researchers compared the percentage of median household income in each county that would be necessary to pay the fair market rent on a three-bedroom property to the percentage of median household income that would be needed to make monthly house payments including mortgage, insurance, and property taxes on an average-priced three-bedroom property. Comment?
May 13, 2015 | via The Ephrata Review
At their May 5 meeting, Adamstown officials moved to withdraw from the Cocalico regional police process due to the proposed cost-sharing percentages of the liabilities. The motion was carried 6-1 with Councilman Joe Dietrich opposing because he wanted to continue to negotiate with East Cocalico. Comment?
Mar 30, 2015 | via PlanPhilly
Learn about the conditions that led to Frank Furness' most incredible masterworks, including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts seen here, on Wednesday. To John Kromer the city's persistent poverty is best tackled at the neighborhood level. Comment?
Jan 28, 2015 | via The Morning Call
Sales of new and existing homes in the Lehigh Valley dropped by 2.1 percent, to 6,585 in 2014, compared with 6,727 in 2013, according to a report released Wednesday by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach's HomExpert Market Report. The rough beginning to 2014 led to the flat overall sales, said Brad Patt, senior vice president and region manager with Berkshire Hathaway. Comment?
Thursday Jul 30 | via Business Journal
One of northeastern Pennsylvania's largest banks plans to enter the Philadelphia region has agreed to buy Upper Darby-based Eagle National Bancorp for $25.3 million. Essa Bancorp's acquisition of Eagle National means it adds five locations in the western suburbs - Upper Darby, Haverford, Landsdowne, Devon and West Chester. Comment?
Thursday Jul 30 | via GantDaily.com
In a recent story, Money magazine recognized Pennsylvania as the state with the most assistance programs to help homebuyers and homeowners. The article draws on data posted online by mortgage Web site HSH.com, which ranks the 50 states and Washington, D.C., with Pennsylvania coming out on top. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 29 | via Forbes.com
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Thursday Jul 23 | via Time
Trying to scrounge together a down payment for a house? Your first instinct may be to hit up mom and dad. One more option you shouldn't overlook: The state where you live. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 22 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
A year since their merger, Howard Hanna Real Estate Services and William E. Wood and Associates are becoming one in their branding. Residents in Virginia and North Carolina who are used to the familiar red William E. Wood signs in front of homes will, as of July 15, now see a new green one that bears the new name of the combined company, "We are proud to announce our new name in Southeastern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina and are glad to add William E. Wood to the Howard Hanna family of companies," says Helen Hanna Casey, President of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services. Comment?
14 min ago | via New York Post
Dear John: Why do you just assume that the US economy must grow at more than 2.5 percent per year? Why must it grow at all? R.B. Dear R.B.: Oh, you are mistaken. I don't assume that the US economy is going to grow at 2.5 percent. Comment?
22 min ago | via KNDO
No doubt about it, a newly constructed home has tremendous appeal. Everything is fresh and clean, just waiting for you and your family to move in, and the finishes and fixtures are exactly what you want. Comment?
36 min ago | via Inside Bay Area
Bay Area residents face high housing costs, driven by low supply that is inadequate to meet demand. California's nonpartisan Legislative Analyst recently reported on high housing costs in California. Comment?
1 hr ago | via KVII-TV Amarillo
"We'd like to see it go back to the way it was, it was a great happy home for a while and now it's pretty chaotic," Probst said. He said the playa lake overflows behind his house are to blame, but he's tried everything he can do to not give up on his beloved home. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Dallas Morning News
After seeking help and working for weeks with a volunteer financial planner, the Greenways are now feeling more confident, although work remains. "There's a light at the end of the tunnel," said Lisa Greenway, 39. The Greenways have a lot going their way. Comment?
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