pocono mountains: Harvest Festivals for October in the Poconos, 12th thru the 14th, 2013 - 10/08/13 10:30 AM
The Line up of Harvest Festivals in the Poconos for October is unending. YAHOO!  Here is a partial listing of those available for the weekend of October 12th, 2013.
 
 
     
HISTORIC DANSBURY DEPOT will hold their Harvest Festival on the 12th on S. Kistler Street in E. Stroudsburg PA from 11am to 4:30pm.

There will be a full schedule of activities including live music, scarecrow building, children’s activities, and vendors and crafts. Visit their website at www.eastburgalliance.com for all the details. If the government shut down is over there is to be a visit from the Steamtown … (7 comments)

pocono mountains: Middle Smithfield Township Real Estate Market Trends for Aug. 2013 - 09/29/13 05:55 AM
Middle Smithfield Township PA Real Estate Market Trends for August 2013 are here for your review.
 
AVERAGE SOLD PRICE:  
The Average Sold Price of homes was $113k, UP from $74k for Aug of 2012. This is good news.  YEAR TO DATE  figures show $128k for 2013 and $111 for 2012.
 
NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD:  
The Number of homes sold in Middle Smithfield Township for Aug of 2013 was 17, DOWN from the 25 sold for Aug of 2012.  YEAR TO DATE figures show 143 for 2013 and 120 for 2012, a 20% increase. Good News!
 

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pocono mountains: Communities with a Lake in the Poconos - Brier Crest Woods in Blakeslee PA - 09/28/13 06:00 PM
Lake Communities in the Poconos - Brier Crest Woods in Blakeslee PA  
The Poconos is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania within the Appalachian Mountains. Our terrain consists primarily of gently rolling hills in the woods of these Mountains. Within the Poconos there are many Pocono Communities. Each Community has their own set of rules and regulations and deed restrictions. When you purchase a home within one of our Pocono Communities you will receive a Resale Certificate which is to inform you of the specific rules and regulations of this Community. Each Community is unique and this Post will give you an … (6 comments)

pocono mountains: 328 Brier Crest Road Blakeslee PA, Homes for sale in Brier Crest Woods - 09/26/13 03:53 AM
NEW LISTING! This Cute Bungalow at 328 Brier Crest Road in Blakeslee PA.
A Great Escape for the Ski Season. Wear yourself out on the slopes all day and curl up next to the fire at night! Ahhh! The Good Life!
PM-5937 $79,999.00

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Great Ski Escape!


Brier Crest Woods in Blakeslee PA   Homes for sale in Brier Crest Woods … (10 comments)

pocono mountains: Harvest Festivals and Oktoberfests in the Poconos this weekend (9/28/13) - 09/25/13 08:15 AM
There will be plenty of Harvest Festivals and Oktoberfests in the Poconos this Fall.  
Many begin this weekend, the last weekend of September 2013.
 
MOUNT POCONO HARVEST FEST
 
This Harvest Fest takes place on Saturday, 9/28/13 on Main Street (Route 611) of Mt. Pocono, PA from 9am to 6pm.
 
The Event includes Entertainment, Children’s Activities, Food, Arts & Crafts and Vendors and more. Come on out and enjoy all the excitement and fun.
 
Visit their mount pocono harvest fest 2013 for more details
 
OKTOBERFEST AT BLUE MOUNTAIN SKI AREA
 
This Oktoberfest takes place on … (8 comments)

pocono mountains: Effort PA 18330 Real Estate Market Report for August in the Poconos - 09/19/13 04:21 AM
The Effort PA Real Estate Market Report for August in the Poconos is here for your review.
 
AVERAGE SOLD PRICE:
The Average Sold Price for homes sold in Effort PA was $127K for Aug versus $167k for Aug 2012.
 
NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD:
The Number of Homes Sold in Effort PA for Aug was 8 versus 4 for Aug. 2012

YEAR TO DATE STATISTICS:

The Average Sold Price YTD for 2013 is $130k, UP 12% from $116k for 2012 and the Number of Homes sold YTD for 2013 is 54, UP 6% from 51 for YTD 2012.
 

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pocono mountains: ANOTHER ONE PENDED IN 9 DAYS! 2321 BURNTWOOD DR, E STROUDSBURG PA - 09/17/13 05:47 PM
Another one PENDED in 9 DAYS. This Super Home was PRICED RIGHT from the start and had many showings, and we're still receiving calls from potential Buyers who wished they wouldn't have missed it.
This home offers a Unique and Beautiful Design with an open great room and large bedrooms. Congratulations to the Buyer for being "on the ball" and getting this one.
Are you looking for a Reputable Realtor to properly guide you with selling your home too? Call Bobbie Smith@RE/MAX of the Poconos today and get started!
 

 
**DELICIOUS DESIGN**



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pocono mountains: Real Estate Market Trends for Stroud Township in the Poconos, August 2013 - 09/06/13 05:06 AM
Stroud Township Real Estate Market Trends in the Poconos for August of 2013 are here for your review. The Statistics overall are still good numbers. We love to see the continued demand for homes, shown by home sales being up for 10 months in a row now, when compared to sales last year.
 
AVERAGE SOLD PRICE:  
The Average Sold Price of homes sold in Stroud Township for August was $118k, DOWN 4% when compared to $122k for August of 2012.
 
NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD:  
The Number of homes sold in Stroud Township for August was 14, … (5 comments)

pocono mountains: Real Estate Market Trends for August 2013 in the Poconos - 09/05/13 11:13 AM
Real Estate Market Trends for August 2013 in the Poconos are continuing to show positive signs. We love to see the foreclosure rate continue to drop.  That helps ALL of us!


NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD  
The Number of Homes sold has gone up again! This now makes 10 months in a row.  For August 184 homes were sold and this is UP BY 2% when compared to last year which was 179 homes sold for Aug. 2012. GREAT NEWS!
 
AVERAGE SOLD PRICE  
The Average Sold Price of those homes sold has gone up again too!  For August … (6 comments)

pocono mountains: Stroudsburg PA Real Estate Market Trends for March to July 2013 - 08/31/13 06:15 AM
The Real Estate Market in Stroudsburg PA for the past several months has been an improving market.  Throughout the Pocono Region Sales have been up, and the number of homes for sale are down, compared to previous years. Two parts of a great combination to make it a great market to sell your home in. On this road to recovery we look forward to seeing our list and sale prices stabilize.  They have come very close in the last few months.



The Absorption Rate would need to be around 6 months for the market to be considered a … (9 comments)

pocono mountains: NEW LISTING! 2929 MELODY LANE, TOBYHANNA PA - PERFECT VACA ESCAPE! - 08/29/13 11:06 AM
This Lovely home in Tobyhanna PA has just come on the Market. Located at 2929 Melody Lane in Pocono Country Place, it is ideally located on a cul-de-sac in a Gated, 24/7 Security Amenity Filled Community in the Poconos.   So much love has been shown to this home with it's lush landscaping and personal details all around you.  You can see how you are nicely nestled for privacy and comfort.   Fabulous backyard and screened in porch for the lazy/hazy afternoons (Nap or Book). Winter weekends are a great time to snuggle in front of the fireplace after an exhiliarting … (12 comments)

pocono mountains: The Pocono Garlic Festival for Labor Day Weekend in the Poconos! - 08/29/13 05:10 AM
The 19th Pocono Garlic Festival takes place this Labor Day Weekend in the Poconos (Aug. 31 to Sept.1,2013).
 
The Festival is being held at Shawnee Mt. Ski area in Shawnee, PA from 10am to 6pm. Check out the website for The Pocono Garlic Festival for all the details and the fees.
 
This Festival has become so popular and so well loved you need to be sure you take the time to get there this weekend. It is an Annual tradition that grows in size every year.
 
Imagine tasting such unique items as Roasted Garlic Ice Cream and Garlic … (14 comments)

pocono mountains: JUST SOLD! The Little Cabin on the Creek in Stroudsburg PA. - 08/21/13 04:20 AM
JUST SOLD is this Lovely, Little Cabin on the Creek!
CONGRATULATIONS to the Owners and to the New Homeowners. Conversations at the closing table were quite jovial and we are sure the new owners are going to love their new Vacation Destination.
If you live in the area and see the new owners, be sure to stop by and Welcome them to the neighborhood. You'll be glad that you did.

 
            Your Little Cabin on the Creek!



Sold homes in the Poconos   Homes for sale in Stroudsburg PA … (12 comments)

pocono mountains: New Price on 567 Snow Hill Road in Cresco PA! - 07/12/13 04:54 AM
This Dynamic home for sale in the Poconos just got better! They've just done a price adjustment to $143,000.  This Unique, Well maintained home is just right for you. Located in a highlly sought after area of Rockledge Estates in Cresco PA, it is sure to find a New Owner soon.

 
DYNAMIC & UNIQUE!!


*originally posted at www.homesinthepoconosforsale.com   … (13 comments)

pocono mountains: Reeders Run, Communities in the Poconos - 06/29/13 04:54 AM
The Poconos is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania within the Appalachian Mountains. Our terrain consists primarily of gently rolling hills in the woods of these Mountains. Within the Poconos there are many Pocono Communities. Each Community has their own set of rules and regulations and deed restrictions. When you purchase a home within one of our Pocono Communities you will receive a Resale Certificate which is to inform you of the specific rules and regulations of this Community (if they have an Association). This Post will give you a brief idea of what this one has to offer.
 
LOCATION:
Reeders Run … (3 comments)

pocono mountains: Hamilton Township PA Real Estate Market Summary for May 2013 - 06/19/13 06:44 PM
The Hamilton Township Pa Real Estate Market Summary for May of 2013 is showing some very positive numbers, the best we have seen in this Market in years. This is wonderful!
 
NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD
The Number of Homes Sold in the Hamilton Township has taken a NICE RISE - 9 Sold in May of 2013 versus 6 in May of 2012.

The Year To Date (YTD) Number of Homes Sold in Hamilton Township is up to 21 YTD versus 19 YTD for 2012. UP AGAIN!
 
AVERAGE SOLD PRICES
The Average Sold Price of homes sold in May 2013 … (5 comments)

pocono mountains: Real Estate Market Trends in Jackson Township PA for May 2013 - 06/17/13 03:29 PM
May 2013 Real Estate Market Summary for Jackson Township PA
 
NUMBER OF HOMES SOLD
The Number of Homes Sold in the Jackson Township has taken a NICE RISE - 18 Sold in May of 2013 versus 7 in May of 2012.

The Year To Date (YTD) Number of Homes Sold in Jackson Township is up to 38 YTD versus 22 YTD for 2012. UP AGAIN.
 
AVERAGE SOLD PRICES
The Average Sold Price of homes sold in May 2013 for Jackson Township was $148k compared to $173k in May of 2012. Not what we are looking for, maybe soon.

The … (14 comments)

pocono mountains: OFFER ACCEPTED! 1325 Resica Falls Rd, E Stroudsburg PA 18302 - 06/08/13 06:51 PM
OUR OFFER HAS JUST BEEN ACCEPTED! on 1325 Resica Falls Road in E Stroudsburg PA.
We are on our way to a Happy and Successful Closing with the purchase of this Lovely home.
Beautiful Great Room with fireplace and cathedral ceilings, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, Large kitchen, 2 car Garage, paved driveway and full basement. So much room for this young family. It will soon be the home of their dreams.
The lot is lovely with mature trees and some lovely landscaping. Hope there are some good climbing trees.

We'll keep you posted on the Closing. Stay tuned!
Homes in … (5 comments)

pocono mountains: Stroudsburg PA 18360 Real Estate Market Trends for May 2013 - 06/06/13 12:51 PM
Stroudsburg PA 18360 Real Estate Market Trends for April 2013
In looking at the Stroudsburg PA Real Estate Market we see that the Average Sold Price of homes was $195k, UP from $193k for May of 2012. This is GOOD news.

The Number of homes sold for May of 2013 was 23, UP from the 21 sold in May of 2012.  

We see that the year to date number of homes sold in the Stroudsburg PA Real Estate market trends report dropped by 5 homes. 76 homes were sold in May of 2012 in Stroudsburg PA 18360.  The year … (6 comments)

pocono mountains: THE POCONO ABSORPTION RATE YTD 2011 - 09/06/11 11:48 AM

The Absorption rate for Pocono Homes for sale within Monroe County continues to climb.  We did see a leveling during June and July as illustrated above.
Personally I had anticipated seeing the Absorption rate go down for July and August but I did not get what I wanted. I know - Big Surprise - given the Economy.
However, in reading other blogs here on Active Rain regarding the Absorption rate in other areas of the Country I am seeing areas where their Absorption rates are dropping so it is only a matter of time before ours do too given our … (0 comments)

 
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