Selling older buildings in Greater Philadelphia. By making older homes and buildings more energy efficient, we are fighting global warming. By keeping older buildings in use, you save energy and conserve the heavy prior investment of resources and energy.
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Thank goodness the dark days of predatory lenders and risky financing seem have receded. My seller was shocked when HSBC turned up with two loans instead of one from back in 2000. Since then, the Justice Dept. has been working to straighten out companies that used to be known as Household and Ben...
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The video company that I use www.HomeJab.com recently started offering drone photos and video. I think it is terrific! http://www.homejab.com/7724-devon-st Like new, single home in walk-everywhere Chestnut Hill. ($554,900.) How lucky is that for low maintenance + energy savings? This charming, 1...
http://mls.homejab.com/?p=350 List price: $549,900. The video company I love HomeJab www.homejab.com ....just got a Drone. I love it! Take a look. This home is in a secluded part of the highly sought-after neighborhood of Chestnut Hill in NW Philadelphia, PA 19118. Everyone wants to live here bec...
Lots of sellers don't have $2,000 to $20,000 to get their homes market ready. Like it or not, in our post HGTV world, only foolish sellers say "AS IS" and do nothng. It doesn't cost anything to tackle the basics. This is the least a seller should do: #1.Be ruthless about getting rid of 1/3 to 1/2...
http://blog.sfgate.com/ontheblock/2014/08/26/staging-disaster-interior-decor-that-repels-rather-than-entices/#26149101=0&26150103=4&26151105=0 Thanks San Francisco.
My client is buying a fixer down the street from where she lives now. She wants to downsize and totally renovate the house, while living in her present home. The houses are on street with lots of foot traffic. The next door neighbor is a friend who is home a lot--so she can kind of keep an eye on...
My buyers were really excited about a house I showed them. The young wife wanted to bring her father to see it the next day. The sellers declined the appointment. That proved fatal! I know that couple was going to buy that house. After 14 years, I just know. But life intervenes. The couple had a ...
**My clients recently bought a house that was painted in attractive but bold colors. At the final walk through, when the art and pictures were taken down, the walls had typical, picture hook pock marks. I assumed there would be touch up paint in the garage or basement. But no. **Another client o...
I really liked Nick Pappas' recent post on selling "As Is". http://on.trulia.com/1umHKm8 Reading it gave me a "lightening bolt" moment: What will NOT DOING REASONABLE FIXES and "spiffing up" wind up COSTING YOU in the end? A smart business woman that I know spent $15,000 to get her $800,000 doll...