Another year has come and gone - can you believe it? Before we dive into the 2019 market, let's take a look back at the final month of 2018 and recap what happened this past year.
FROM THE VERY START"After a very strong 2017, 2018 proved to be different from the beginning," stated Jamie Mancuso, CEO of Coldwell Banker Hearthside. "With adverse weather conditions, and even with the Philadelphia Eagles winning the Super Bowl, the 2018 real estate market was off to a late start." In 2018, low inventory... read more
We're so excited to welcome Susan Evan to the Coldwell Banker Hearthside family! Susan has joined us at our Lahaska Sales Center in Lahaska, Bucks County, Pennsylvania and we can't wait to see all that she will accomplish! Read more about Susan in a personal note below: "I am dedicated to helping my clients achieve their real estate goals. Accomplishing this by providing exceptional personalized customer service and in-depth market expertise. My clients’ satisfaction and best interests are paramount. Whe... read more
Hardwood floors are highly desirable for most homeowners, but they come with their share of challenges when it comes to cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. After a few months or years of heavy use from kids playing with toys and chairs being shuffled around, it may be time for some DIY fixes.
Hiding ScratchesIf you’ve got a good eye for matching colors, you can actually use crayons or markers or purchase wax sticks from the hardware store to fill in scratches. Try to match the stain color on your floors, but ... read more
There's no questioning why this stunning 3,200 square foot home in Bethlehem, Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania is our Home of the Week. 2425 Country Top Trail offers spacious yet comfortable living spaces, a custom kitchen and a Master Suite with vaulted ceilings...plus so much more! See more pictures and details here. ... read more
Real estate is shifting to a more normal market; the days of national home appreciation topping 6% annually seem to be over. As it becomes easier for buyers to obtain mortgages, many are suggesting that this is proof that banks are repeating the same mistakes they made a decade ago. However, it seems we are not heading to another housing “bubble & bust.”
Each month, the Mortgage Bankers’ Association (MBA) releases a measurement which indicates the availability of mortgage credit known as the M... read more