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EveryHome Office Opening in Newtown, PA!

EveryHome Office Opening in Newtown, PA!

EveryHome is excited to announce that a second office will be coming soon to beautiful Newtown, PA!  Until now, Lower Bucks real estate has been dominated by a few national real estate franchises.  At EveryHome of Newtown, agents Mark Gatta and Volkan Andic are looking to create a more intimate environment in the market by focusing exclusively on quality – not quantity!…

Should You Buy or Rent? Three Questions to Ask Yourself

Should You Buy or Rent? Three Questions to Ask Yourself

Conventional wisdom suggests that you should purchase a home as soon as you can financially afford to do so – after all, real estate tends to be a strong, stable investment.  But we recognize that buying a home doesn’t make sense for all people, and we encourage all of our clients to consider the following:…

Open Houses the Weekend of July 22-23

Open Houses the Weekend of July 22-23

   

Mortgage Rates Crawl Higher But Remain Under 4%

Mortgage Rates Crawl Higher But Remain Under 4%

Mortgage rates are on the rise, but remain historically low and well under the 4% threshold. The benchmark 30-year fixed rate home loan creeped 6 points higher this past week and currently stands at 3.93%.  The 15-year fixed rate mortgage (a popular option for refinancing homeowners) jumped 11 points to 3.17%, whereas the 30-year fixed jumbo…

Upcoming Open Houses, Weekend of July 8th-9th

Upcoming Open Houses, Weekend of July 8th-9th

The Top Three Gardens in Greater Philadelphia

The Top Three Gardens in Greater Philadelphia

The gardens of Greater Philadelphia are in full bloom! We’ve scoured the market of homes for sale to find the most beautiful, exotic, and lush gardens in the region: Nestled on over three acres in sought-after Chestnut Hill, “Hollowood” is a cozy estate offering beautiful, lush greens surrounding a whispering brook.  8847 Norwood Ave, Philadelphia…

Upcoming Open Houses Weekend of June 24-25

Upcoming Open Houses Weekend of June 24-25

If you’re interested in purchasing a new home this summer, we’d love to meet you at one of our gorgeous open houses this weekend! As always, there’s no need to RSVP (just stop by between the times listed below!) but feel free to call us at (215) 699-5555 to schedule a personal tour on a…

A Runner’s Guide to Greater Philadelphia

A Runner’s Guide to Greater Philadelphia

Love to run?  You’re in luck!  Greater Philadelphia is home to an abundance of trails, parks, and races that will excite runners of all levels. Instead of running the Perkiomen Trail or the Schuylkill Trail for the millionth time (although these are some of our favorites, too!), consider mixing it up this summer with a…

Three (More!) First-Time Home Buying Myths

Three (More!) First-Time Home Buying Myths

If you read our original post about the biggest first-time homebuyer myth, then you already know that you don’t need a 20% down payment to secure your first home.  In fact, you need to put down just 3.5%, which makes buying a home a lot more affordable! Here are a couple other things to consider:…

Use and Occupancy Inspections 101

Use and Occupancy Inspections 101

A Use and Occupancy Inspection (often abbreviated to “U&O”) is a type of inspection that is required by some municipalities during a residential resale. In other words, some towns mandate that all homes must be inspected prior to settlement. These inspections are largely conducted for safety reasons, and to ensure that homes within the neighborhood…

Mortgage Rates Tumble to Seven-Month Low

Mortgage Rates Tumble to Seven-Month Low

Mortgage rates slid lower for the fourth week in a row and fell to their lowest levels since November, prompting borrowers with upcoming settlements to lock in their interest rates.  Currently, the national average for the benchmark 30-year fixed loan stands at 3.78%, down two basis points from this time last week.  The average 15-year…

What are the Costs Associated with Becoming a Realtor?

What are the Costs Associated with Becoming a Realtor?

We are so excited to be growing our team here at EveryHome, and it’s not uncommon for brand new agents to inquire about any fees or other costs associated with becoming an agent.  While the industry standard for real estate agencies is to charge new agents for things like training, mentorship, desk space, business cards,…

Home Prices Continue to Rise in May

Home Prices Continue to Rise in May

Did you know that the nation’s average listing price is 10% higher than this time last year?  It’s true!  The median list price has climbed to $275,000, and is likely to continue pushing higher in the coming months.  Home values have been increasing both regionally and nationally in response to increased demand for buyers and a…

List of Open Houses Weekend of June 3rd-4th

List of Open Houses Weekend of June 3rd-4th

 

Buying a Home This Summer? Here’s What You Need to Know

Buying a Home This Summer? Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re planning on purchasing a home this summer, you’re not alone! Largely due to low inventory and a fiercely competitive market, a large number of local buyers weren’t able to land their dream home this spring, and we anticipate a continued busy summer season! That said, the summer home-shopping market invariably cools following the peak months…

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