Real Estate Q & A:   Q. What are the tax benefits of owning a home? A  The biggest tax advantage of owning a home is the mortgage interest and property taxes you pay are deductible on your Federal Tax Return. The government also allows you to make a profit on the sale of your home up to $250,000...
    Odds & Ends Household Tips That Work!   If you have pierced earrings you love but they irritate your ears, try this simple trick.  Rub a little Neosporin on earring posts before you put them in your ears.  You can wear them for hours with no itching, burning or irritation.   To get pet hair o...
    Buyers Beware Do Your Homework   When buying a home, what is important to you?  Some buyers insist on the best of school districts, others want to be far from any industrial areas/pollution, some want low crime, others don’t want annoying neighbors or barking dogs.  Many buyers want all of th...
Q. Tell me more about FHA rehab loans.   A.  FHA 203K rehab loan are mortgages used for residential re-sales where the home would not qualify for typical financing such as Conventional Fixed Rate, USDA or FHA 203B loans due to the need for significant repairs.  The mortgage will allow a consumer...
Your Credit Matters   It’s very difficult to qualify for a mortgage with a credit score less than 620.  But for the best interest rates on a conventional loan, you'll need a FICO credit score of 740 or above.  Below that level, it becomes much more expensive to borrow.   For instance, a 740+ cre...
1325 Clymer Rd, Hatfield, PA 19440 Asking Price: $284,900 MLS#: 6472610 For a Virtual Tour of 1325 Clymer Rd Beautiful 3 Br/ 2 Ba Single Family Home                                 Superior single family home on large, level lot in Hatfield Township.   This home was completely rebuilt in 1998 and...
Advice for Your College Students … and for Life   Parents shape the lives of their children when they are young and “call the shots” in just about every aspect of their lives.  As children grow however, other people begin to influence their lives (i.e. teachers, coaches, friends, mentors).  Chil...
Congratulations Scott!   We are very pleased to announce that Scott Loper has been named a 5-Star Real Estate Agent by Philadelphia Magazine for 2014.  Scott is one of the few agents to receive this accolade for five years in a row (every year since the inception of the 5-Star Award in 2010).  
160 N Wayne Ave, Hatfield, PA 19440 Asking Price: $224,900 MLS#: 6466244 For a Virtual Tour of 160 N Wayne Ave Beautiful 3 Br/ 1.5 Ba Single Family Home                                 Beautiful cape style home located on quiet, neighborhood street in Hatfield.  Welcoming entry with gleaming hard...
33 Francis Meyers Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901 Asking Price: $289,900 MLS#: 6464563 For a Virtual Tour of 33 Francis Meyers Rd Completely Remodeled 3 Br/ 2 Ba Single Family Home                             Completely remodeled brick-front ranch home on a quiet street in New Britain Borough.  Newly re...

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