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4 Renovation Tips to Sell your Bucks County Home for Top Dollar this Spring

Now is the time to take the steps to maximize the return on your investment
Posted by Dave Marcolla on January 04, 2019 in  Bucks County  Bucks County PA  Curb Appeal  investment  property  real estate  Real Estate Advice  Renovate  restoration  Sell your home
4 Renovation Tips to Sell your Bucks County Home for Top Dollar this SpringWhat sells homes in Bucks County?  You've probably heard it before, and it still holds true.  Kitchens, bathrooms and curb appeal!  There...in 3 sentences you've already got 3 of the tips.  But how much renovation do YOU need to do?  Over-improving can be your worst enemy.  That's why the 4th renovation tip is the key.  Consult a Realtor experienced with renovations and remodels!1 - For many families i... read more
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5 Hacks to get more Real Estate Dollars in Bucks!

Posted by Cori Seraydarian on November 13, 2018 in  Bucks County  Real Estate Advice
1. Be an event planner Call in the professionals a year before selling including a Realtor, inspectors and staging professional. Many people wait to call their real estate agent until just before they are ready to put the house on the market. The best time to call is a year before your anticipated market date. Your sales associate will be happy to provide you with a free comparative market analysis that will give you a snapshot of their opinion of your homes’ value today &ndash... read more
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But What Do I Do With My Old TV?

Posted by Stephanie Thibodeau on July 04, 2019 in  Moving  Real Estate Advice
What to do with your stuff – that’s one of the biggest issues when moving. It’s amazing how quickly you can gather belongings when you solemnly promised not to the LAST time you moved! Electronics are always the most difficult items to dispose of – that and anything that you can’t just toss in the trash. Desktop computers, laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals, televisions, and any components of such devices may no longer be disposed in Pennsylvania with municipal w... read more
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Can I rent my house on AirBnB?

Posted by Karen Johnson on January 01, 2020 in  Real Estate Advice  Rentals and Tenants
Answer: Maybe. It depends on where you live and under what circumstances.  If you have considered renting out your home on a site like AirBnB or VRBO you are not alone. Many people are looking at the possibly of offering up their house as a short term rental especially since it's tempting to make some extra cash during the time that the home may be sitting empty. In our area, as the number of short term rentals have grown, municipalities have started to look at or even regulate the offer of residences as ... read more
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Can waiting to buy your next home actually cost you more money?

Time is money. Let's look at the numbers.
Posted by Dave Marcolla on January 21, 2019 in  Bucks County  Bucks County PA  Help with Housing  home buyer  investment  Real Estate Advice
Can waiting to buy your next home actually cost you more money?Good news...this one's an easy one!  Let's look at the facts.  What makes up "cost" when it comes to buying a home?  2 things...price of the home and interest rate on the mortgage make up the cost to you of owning a home (excluding of course taxes and maintaining the property).  Now, nothing is guaranteed but based on history and what we know about the market today, it's a pretty good bet to expect both home prices and mortgage rates... read more
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