Monthly Archives - March 2016

Inventory Shortage Throughout The Region

An inventory shortage is threatening to derail the momentum of housing market, especially in the first time buyer price range. “For February, BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors’ HomExpert Market Report showed inventory in the eight-county region down about 3,100 houses from the same month in 2015.” The Inquirer reports that there is a strong need for homes in the $350,000 range in many Philadelphia neighborhoods and suburbs. Read the full story here.    

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How To Win At Sherriff Sale

In the city of Philadelphia roughly 10,000 homes are listed for sheriff sale each year. Auctions are held up to five times a month. There is inherent risk associated with buying property at Sheriff Sale but it is a calculated risk, one that research and preparation can minimize. Properties scheduled for auction are posted ahead of time on the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office website. You should gather as much information as possible and know exactly what you’re willing to pay for the property before bidding. [...]

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Quisque elementum nibh at dolor pellentesque, a eleifend libero pharetra. Mauris neque felis, volutpat nec ullamcorper eget, sagittis vel enim. Nam sit amet ante egestas, gravida tellus vitae, semper eros. Nullam mattis mi at metus egestas, in porttitor lectus sodales. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Voluptate laborum vero voluptatum. Lorem quasi aliquid maiores iusto suscipit perspiciatis a aspernatur et fuga repudiandae deleniti excepturi nesciunt animi reprehenderit similique sit. ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Qui at [...]

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Quisque elementum nibh at dolor pellentesque, a eleifend libero pharetra. Mauris neque felis, volutpat nec ullamcorper eget, sagittis vel enim. Nam sit amet ante egestas, gravida tellus vitae, semper eros. Nullam mattis mi at metus egestas, in porttitor lectus sodales. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Voluptate laborum vero voluptatum. Lorem quasi aliquid maiores iusto suscipit perspiciatis a aspernatur et fuga repudiandae deleniti excepturi nesciunt animi reprehenderit similique sit. ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Qui at [...]

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Quisque elementum nibh at dolor pellentesque, a eleifend libero pharetra. Mauris neque felis, volutpat nec ullamcorper eget, sagittis vel enim. Nam sit amet ante egestas, gravida tellus vitae, semper eros. Nullam mattis mi at metus egestas, in porttitor lectus sodales. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Voluptate laborum vero voluptatum. Quisque elementum nibh at dolor pellentesque, a eleifend libero pharetra. Mauris neque felis, volutpat nec ullamcorper eget, sagittis vel enim. Nam sit amet ante egestas, gravida tellus [...]

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Restaurants And Real Estate

La Colombe Flagship, The Fillmore and Kensington Quarters all Opened Within The Last 2 Years in Fishtown Last year dining-out sales exceeded grocery sales for the first time US history, and this trend is expected to continue, according to Bloomberg Business. Like the housing market, the restaurant industry has experienced steady growth over the past several years. Restaurants can help a neighborhood form a cultural identity, which can entice others to invest in that community, starting a chain reaction. The appearance of [...]

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