Home Buying

Questions to Ask About the Neighborhood

6 Questions to Ask About the Neighborhood

Where you live should reflect your lifestyle. These questions will help you find the best community for you. Is it close to my favorite spots? Make a list of activities you engage in and stores you visit frequently. See how far you would have to travel from each neighborhood you’re considering to engage in your […]

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8 Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit

8 Easy Ways to Improve Your Credit

Credit scores play a big role in determining whether you’ll qualify for a loan and what your loan terms will be. So, keep your credit score high by doing the following: Check for errors in your credit report. Thanks to an act of Congress, you can download one free credit report each year at annualcreditreport.com. […]

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Location, Location, Location!

Importance of Location in Home Buying

When you are deciding to buy  a house, there about 101 things to consider… how many bedrooms do we need? Do we NEED a fenced yard or just really WANT one? Is this a ten year home or a fifty year home? With so many things to consider, it would be easy to get overwhelmed. […]

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Home Buying Step 4: The Offer

Thanks to our friends at Realtor.com for this great series “Home Buying in Plain English with Elizabeth Banks”! View the series: Step 1: Knowing When You’re Ready Step 2: Mortgage Lending 101 Step 3: The Search Step 4: The Offer Step 5: Closing the Sale

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Home Buying Step 3: The Search

  Thanks to our friends at Realtor.com for this great series “Home Buying in Plain English with Elizabeth Banks”! View the series: <a href=”http://thesoldshoppe.com/home-buying-step-1-knowing-when-youre-ready/” target=”_blank”>Step 1: Knowing When You’re Ready</a> <a href=”http://thesoldshoppe.com/home-buying-step-2-mortgage-lending-101/” target=”_blank”>Step 2: Mortgage Lending 101</a> <a href=”http://thesoldshoppe.com/home-buying-step-3-the-search/” target=”_blank”>Step 3: The Search</a> <a href=”http://thesoldshoppe.com/home-buying-step-4-the-offer/” target=”_blank”>Step 4: The Offer</a> <a href=”http://thesoldshoppe.com/home-buying-step-5-closing-the-sale/” target=”_blank”>Step 5: Closing the […]

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April 2016 Chester County Real Estate

Real Estate Market Performance April 2015 vs April 2016 Statistics include only Residential Sales. Commercial Sales and Rentals not included. # of Sales- How many homes sold? Sales Volume- What was the told of the sale price of all homes sold? Average Sales Price- What was the average price of all homes sold? Average Property Marketing Period- How […]

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