Appraisals Explained

Appraisals are one of the most confusing aspects of buying or selling real estate for the consumer. When a buyer and seller agree on a sales price, it can be frustrating to hear that the appraisal came in with a value too low. It’s not enough for the principals to...

Maximizing Your Home Value

Are you ready to list your home for sale? One of the first questions you might have is, “how can I maximize my home value?” Every seller wants to get the best possible price for their home; fortunately there are ways to make sure your potential buyers see the true...

SETTING and ACHIEVING GOALS

The end of the year is traditionally the time when people set goals for the upcoming year. Unfortunately, many struggle to achieve those goals and even find it hard to keep the focus longer than a few weeks into the New Year. To help succeed at reaching the objectives...

Tax Relief for PA Homeowners

February begins the onset of tax season.  Recently I learned that many Pennsylvania homeowners do not take advantage of one of the tax benefits of owning a home. Enacted into law in 2006, the Taxpayer Relief Act with the purpose of lowering the amount of taxes paid by...