Explore Carlisle, PA

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 67
"The ActiveRain community and real estate industry as a whole will only be respected to the degree of character represented by the actions of its professionals. Do not conduct yourself in a way that disgraces your fellow members on this network." - Active Rain Community GuidelinesCan you imagine...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 26
The Yellow Breeches Creek that meanders through the south side of Carlisle, PA is one of my favorite spots, especially on a bright, sunny day.   Today while driving past, I could feel the tug, like a magnetic pull upon my heart inviting me to stop and pause for a moment or two to enjoy the view. ...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 22
June 2016 I was sitting in a meeting when someone mentioned a real estate blogging forum called 'Active Rain.'  I remember questioning if I had even heard the name correctly.  Seriously, what does 'Active Rain' mean, and how does it relate to real estate?Fast forward to January 2019 - and yes, it...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 47
June 2016 I was sitting in a meeting when someone mentioned a real estate blogging forum called 'Active Rain.'  I remember questioning if I had even heard the name correctly.  Seriously, what does 'Active Rain' mean, and how does it relate to real estate?Fast forward to January 2019 - and yes, it...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 40
My story begins with a text message I received at 9:23PM on Friday, July 6, 2018.  I was the listing agent and a buyer's agent had scheduled a showing appointment for 12:30 the next day to show my listing and since she was traveling some distance to show her clients the home, she did not have Sup...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 23
This morning's temperature was 35 degrees in Carlisle, PA.  After enjoying way too many delicious indulgences over the past few days, I decided to go out for a brisk morning walk.  One of my favorite aspects of living in Central PA is that I can step outside my door and be surrounded by the magni...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 30
As I approach the turning of the last page on the 2018 calendar, I pause to reflect upon this past year.  My mind recalls special memories of meeting new clients for the very first time and even the death of a dear client.   Life is a tapestry of smiles and tears that add profound dimension to th...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 6
Once Upon A Time two buyers and a Realtor® scheduled a marathon of one day showing appointments.  They navigated through traffic and even one home with a swamp in the yard - and finally, they found the house that was the 'right one.'After a full day, and a few cups of coffee, the Realtor® wrote t...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 31
I rarely participate in these types of things, but in honor of Kathy Streib and in the spirit of holiday giving, I will do so...Age: 50 !!Best Trait: ListeningBiggest fear: SpidersFavorite time of the year: Spring/Summer Favorite drink: CoffeeEarly bird or night owl? Depends - I enjoy both (under...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 33
"Attitude is a choice                                                     Happiness is a choice  Optimism is a choice  Kindness is a choice  Giving is a choice  Respect is a choice  Whatever choice you make,    makes you.  Choose wisely."- Roy T. Bennett The holiday season is traditionally viewed...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 36
“Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.” ― Brené BrownWe have all heard the phrase "you are what you eat" -However, have you considered: "you are what you watch, listen to, and invite into your space."The other night I was sitting beside a crackling fire, I was sipping rasp...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 71
In the aftermath of a loved ones passing, deciding to sell their home is often a decision that holds a multitude of emotions.  Perhaps this is the home where you grew up. Maybe your parents have lived in this home for most of their married life and the thought of sorting through it can feel overw...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 31
In August of 2016 my mom passed away. While my siblings and I were sorting through her home, we found this loaf of bread in her freezer that she had baked. I’ll never, ever forget us gathering around my mother’s table to eat breakfast and share this last loaf of her homemade bread. I can still ta...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 26
Yesterday the news was stacked with numerous cancellations around the Carlisle, PA area.  The roads were hazardous and sadly, numerous accidents were also being reported.I spoke to some clients yesterday on the phone and although some were at work, one client shared that he and his family were si...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 10
137 Strayer Drive Carlisle, PA 17013 SOLD By: Maria Sapio, Realtor® with Berkshire Hathaway HomeSale Realty Carlisle, PA.Join me in congratulating both seller and buyer!*First floor master bedroom with en suite bath plus an additional first floor bedroom and an upstairs loft space with full bah t...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 6
You made the decision to list your home for sale.  You contacted an agent and you expected that in a fair amount of time the ‘For Sale’ sign on your front lawn would be switched out for a ‘SOLD’ sign and, for some reason, that didn’t happen. You are probably feeling a variety of emotions ranging ...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 13
15 Carter Place Carlisle, PA 17013Listed By: Maria Sapio, Berkshire Hathaway HomeSale Realty in Carlisle, PA and Under Contract in 3 Days!!Welcome to newly landscaped Halcyon Hill.Conveniently located close to I-81, restaurants, shopping and hospital.This townhouse is bright and spacious boasting...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 6
New Listing: 15 Carter Place Carlisle, PA 17013Welcome to newly landscaped Halcyon Hill.Conveniently located close to I-81, restaurants, shopping and hospital. This townhouse is bright and spacious boasting a newly updated kitchen including new quartz countertop, new backsplash, new sink, new sta...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 17
It can be a daunting task to choose an agent to sell your home.  Perhaps a friend of a friend is a real estate agent so maybe that's a consideration? Is the agent that advertises on the huge billboard in the center of town is a good choice? Why not call the agent with the fun logo?The bottom line...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Keller Williams of Central PA)
Comments 21
Determining a listing price for a home is a process that requires time, the resources (to pull the pertinent data), and the understanding of what data is relevant (to compare and contrast).1.)  When I am providing my professional services to guide a seller through this process, first, and foremos...

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