Explore Havertown, PA

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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Pennsylvania homebuyers can once again benefit from additional funds being made available by the PA Housing Finance Agency (PHFA). The Tax Credit Advance Loan Program (TCA) allows loans of up to $6,000 for first-time homebuyers and homebuyers who want to upgrade. 2010 Homebuyers will get a zero p...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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If you live in Delaware County, and make less than $48,000 you could have your income tax returns prepared for free. Congressman Joe Sestak's District Office in Media, PA will be partnering with PathwaysPA, a non-profit organization, to offer free income tax return preparation.  As part of the Vo...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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So how does the Havertown PA real estate market look these days? Currently Havertown has a average active listing price of $337,226. The Delaware county average currently is $341,180. Averaging is tallying all the prices then dividing by the number of houses. The current number of properties on t...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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A client bought a new home and the realtor wanted to send flowers for the occasion. They arrived at the home and the owner read the card; it said "Rest in Peace". The owner was angry and called the florist to complain. After he had told the florist of the obvious mistake and how angry he was, the...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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(Be sure to check out the Haverford Hill update in July 2011) As we begin a new year, the Haverford Hill Condominiums in Havertown PA have continued to be a popular home choice in the area. Located just east of the Blue Route/ I-476 and south of West Chester Pike off Glendale Rd, the Haverford Hi...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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I came across this article at http://www.cnbc.com/id/34525550?slide=1 which is from a Zillow generated report on the vagaries of real estate markets throughout the U.S. using their "Zestimates". These value shifts are a comparison of 2008 to 2009 figures. Fifteen markets with the most dramatic sh...

By Linda Sticklin
(Home Staging & Organizing)
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This house located in Havertown, Delaware County was in desperate need of an updated look. It had been on the market for months without an offer and lacked buyer appeal. After a realtor change and strong recommendation to stage, I was called in. Working with a limited time frame and budget, I was...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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WMMR's Preston and Steve's Camp Out for Hunger is almost upon us for 2009.  DONATE TODAY! From Monday November 30 through their broadcast on Friday December 4th, Preston and Steve are once again holding their Camp Out for Hunger in the Metroplex Shopping Center in Plymouth Meeting, PA.  Donations...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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Elections for judicial, county, school district and municipal positions will be held this Tuesday, November 3, 2009. Haverford Township · 1st Ward, 3rd Precinct, Haverford Nursing and Rehabilitation, 2050 Old West Chester Pike (Community Room) · 1st Ward, 4th Precinct, Manoa Fire Company, 115 Sou...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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Darby Creek Valley Association: Celebrating 25 Years of Connecting and Protecting In the Darby Creek Watershed DCVA will be celebrating its 25th anniversary with a Luncheon on Sunday, November 15th, 2009. Rev. Dr. Bob Edgar, former US Congressman for Delaware County, will be a guest speaker at th...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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  Buy Locally Grown...It's Thousands of Miles Fresher! The Oakmont Farmers Market in the Oakmont section of Havertown PA is a producers-only market featuring locally farmed vegetables, fruit, cheese, eggs and poultry, bison, beef, lamb and flowers. It is located in the Oakmont Parking Lot at 2419...

By Suzanne Strickler, School is never out for the Successful.
(Realty Mark Associates)
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"The Pennsylvania Sunshine Solar Program" will provide $100 Million to fund solar projects for PA homeowners and small businesses. Funding is in the form of reimbursement grants awarded on a first-come first-serve basis to approved applicants. "The Keystone HELP Residential Energy Efficiency Prog...

By Tyler G. Wagner, Realtor (R), Associate Broker
(Wagner Inc. Real Estate)
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The Swell Bubble Gum Factory could become the next site of a YMCA!  While talks are in the preliminary stages, Haverford Township, through eminent domain, has been working on acquiring the existing property and setting up a long term lease with the YMCA.   I personally think it could be a great a...

By Tyler G. Wagner, Realtor (R), Associate Broker
(Wagner Inc. Real Estate)
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Havertown homes are selling!  With 67 units sold at an average sales price of $292,716, June 2009 marks the highest number of units sold in one month since June 2008 (according to Trend Multiple Listing Service Statistics run on July 1, 2009) We've not only seen the the most sales in one month (2...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Last night, PA State Rep Greg Vitali held a Green Energy Meeting at the Coopertown Elementary School to update local residents and businesses on new programs and financing available for energy efficiency upgrades. With an audience composed of about one third homeowners, one third contractors, and...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
Comments 2
Success in buying a home, like many things in life, is all about focus. Everyday, buyers are being buffeted by contrasting news reports saying that its both a great time to buy and that people are losing their shirts in a real estate meltdown.  Well, both views can be correct. The only really imp...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
Comments 2
Today, we have the opportunity to visit the Ardmore Avenue Station of the SEPTA Route 100 High Speed Line. The SEPTA Rt 100 High Speed Line runs from the 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby Delaware County to Norristown Montgomery County.  This particular station is located at the crossing of the...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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(Be sure to check out the Haverford Hill update) If you want to live outside the city but still crave the convenience of condo and town home living, you have a wide variety of options throughout Delaware County.  The area contains a diverse collection of communities ranging from the east with tra...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Today, we have another of Danielle Mateu's foreclosures but this time located a bit farther north in Havertown, Haverford Township PA in northeast Delaware County.  This twin is located just north of Darby Road and two blocks east of Eagle Rd in central Havertown.  This is an excellent location w...

By David Henke, Realtor, Homes Just West of Philadelphia PA
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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Welcome to the Penfield Station on SEPTA's Route 100 High Speed Line connecting the 69th Street Terminal and the Norristown Transportation Center.  Penfield Station is actually the third station west of the 69th Street Terminal in northeastern Delaware County.  Located on the eastern edge of Have...

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