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Friday, 11/27/2020

Gloucester City, NJ is known for affordable, detached single family homes and views of the Philadelphia skyline. Median sold price over recent months was $155,000 compared to $235,000 for Camden County overall. Gloucester is 2.2 square miles bordering the Delaware River. Compare Gloucester City Home Prices (For Sale, Pending and Recently Sold).


Wednesday, 11/25/2020

Earlier this month, the real estate investment company Norada (www.noradarealestate.com) reported that the housing market in Ada County, Idaho has a 0.4 (zero point four) month supplu of housing inventory; this means that, if no new homes for sale came onto the market, the county would run out of homes to buy in two weeks. According to Norada, 5‑6 months of housing inventory is considered to be a "balanced" market.

Tuesday, 11/24/2020

Highlights of the Jack A. Markell Trail (named after a former Delaware governor) include overlooks of the Christina River in downtown Wilmington, several scenic bridges, and a 2,300-foot boardwalk elevated over the marsh of the Russell Peterson Wildlife Refuge. The trail ends just north of Battery Park on the Delaware River in New Castle. At the south end of Battery Park, another multiuse trail follows the Delaware River toward Delaware City, sitting right on the riverbank.

The trail is not only an important local connector, but is also part of the nationally significant East Coast Greenway, which will one day connect trails from Maine to Florida.


home in Wiltons Corner, Sicklervillve, NJ

Suburbs with the Most Affordable Big Homes: An article published yesterday in the National Association of Realtors online Realtor Magazine invited readers to "Find out where home shoppers are finding the largest homes for the least amount of money outside major city centers. Number one (of 7) suburbs identified was Sicklerville (Camden County, NJ 08081), a suburb of Philadelphia. Y‑O‑Y detached, single family sold price (median) in this zip code has risen more than 13% — from $203,000 in 2019 to $230,000 as of today. Compare Sicklerville home prices (for sale, pending and recently sold)


Saturday, 11/21/2020

home on Primrose Path

Traditions at Skippack is an Active Adult (55‑plus) commonuty of detached ranch homes built by Westrum Development and Pulte Homes.


Friday, 11/20/2020

home on Harding Court

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was set this month on Forrest Drive in Northampton Township's Pine Run neighborhood. The 4 bedroom, 2,600+ sqft. Colonial on Forrest Drive was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215‑860‑4200) for $539,000 topping the previous record of $531,000 set in 2018 for a home also on Forrest Drive.


Thursday, 11/19/2020

Northwestern Oregon counties (Jefferson and Union) passed a ballot measure directing county officials to hold meetings to discuss seceding to Idaho. The initiative ia called Move Oregon's Border for a Greater Idaho. Idaho's governor says they are looking at Idaho because of its less restrictive regulatory atmosphere.


With a 24.7 percent year increase in October sales year over year, it doesn’t appear that the pandemic has tempered demand in Rhode Island’s housing market. Rhode Island Association of Realtors October home sales statistics portray a record-breaking market that shows little sign of slowing down, even into the holidays. With 1252 single-family home sales last month, October was the busiest month on record, despite being the time of year when sales typically begin to decelerate. — www.rirealtors.org.


Wednesday, 11/18/2020

Toll Brothers' Luxury Townhome development (Newtown Walk) began sales in the summer of 2008 with settled prices going in the high $600,000s. By 2013 and 2014 some units were selling in the $900,000s with a record high (still standing) of just under a million dollars ($995,000) in March of 2013. From then until 2020 prices tended to be in the $700,000s. The most-recent resale, a 4 bedroon, 3-1/2 bath end unit, was sold this week for $870,000 by Keller Williams Real Estate, Newtown (215‑860‑4200).

Sweetwater Farms enjoying record resale prices
7 of the 10 highest resale prices ever paid for homes in Lower Southampton Township's Sweetwater Farms neighborhood occurred in 2020. A 4 bedroom Tudor on Chasemoor Drive holds the top spot so far, It sold in October for $555,000; the runner up was a 5 bedroom home on Fox Hollow Drive that sold in May for $540,000.


Tuesday, 11/17/2020

home on Haral Placer

Home sold in 1 day for $27K over list price by Debra Granite (Keller Williams Real Estate). The circa 1975 Colonial on Haral Place in Bensalem Township sold for $392,000.


Monday, 11/16/2020

home in the Russian Village Historic District

The Russian Village Historic District (Churaevka) is a small self‑contained community located on a heavily wooded hill in the southwest corner of Southbury, Connecticut. Roughly wedge shaped, the District is bounded on the east by Interstate 84 and on the west by the Pomperaug River, just above its confluence with the Housatonic. Both the Pomperaug Valley and the highway lie about 300 feet below the district; the land slopes sharply down to the river at 60 degrees.

home on Gerryville Pike

Location, Location, Location ... with "property distancing" Montgomery County's Marlborough Township may be a good place to begin house hunting if your looking for proximity to amenities while property distancing. There have been dozens of homes sold recently with lots ranging between 1 and 10 acres. Median sold price, $330,000.


Thursday, 11/12/2020

home on Bucks Drive

Year‑over‑year median resale price (2019/2020) for homes in Bristol Township's Fairbridge neighborhood rose 3.7% ($287,000‑297,500).


Tuesday, 11/10/2020

home on Valley Drive

Year-over-year (2019/2020) median resale price for homes in Lower Makefield Township's Valleywood neighborhood rose just over 5% to approximately $423,000.


Monday, 11/09/2020

home on Harding Court

Big Oak Bend is a 1980s townhome subdivision built by the David Cutler Group. Homes have 3 to 4 bedrooms. To date this year there were 7 resales ranging from $320,000 to $375,000.


Sunday, 11/08/2020

home on Harding Court

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was set last month in Newtown Township's New Haven neighborhood. The 4 bedroom, 2,900+ sqft. Colonial on Harding Court was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215‑860‑4200) for $706,000 topping the previous 2018 record of $630,000.


Saturday, 11/07/2020

home on McDivitt Drive

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was set last month in Whitpain Township's Mews at Blue Bell community. The 4 bedroom, 3,500 sqft. Colonial on McDivitt Drive was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215‑860‑4200) for $690,000 topping the previous 2006 record of $632,000.


Wednesday, 11/04/2020

An October Like No Other for Bucks County PA Residential Real Estate Due to the prolonged shutdown of several months, home settlements backed up well into October resulting in closed transactions for single family homes of 812, 30% more than October of last year (624). Homes in October sold in 1/3rd the time (7 days cvs. 21 days last year). Most significant of all was the year-over-year median resale price which came in a whopping 17% higher ($315,000 in 2019 compared to $367,000 for 2020). [ ‡ ]


Tuesday, 11/03/2020

home on Hickory Way

Robbinsville's Woods at Washington subdivision is comprised of 20 detached, single family homes built by Ryan Homes in the early 2000s.


Thursday, 10/29/2020

home on Spring Garden Road

Robbinsville's Washington Hunt subdivision is comprised of 4 to 5 bedroom colonials built in the 1990s


Tuesday, 10/27/2020

condominium on Rose Hollow Drive

Year-to-date (ending 9/30/2020), the median resale price for a condominium in Lower Makefield's Rose Hollow Community was $280,000. For the same period last year, the median resale price was $244,000. The 14.5% increase is typical of many of the Townships neighborhood and subdivisions.


Wednesday, 10/21/2020

Year-to-date (ending 9/30/2020), the median resale price for detached single family homes in Upper Makefield Township is $800,000.

For the same period, the median resale price for detached single family homes in Falls Township is $297,000, exceeding two previous record-highs of $350,000 (2018) and $270,000 (2019).


Sunday, 10/18/2020

home on Stone Hill Drive

Coddington View is a subdivision of 3-bedroom townhomes built by TH Properties and Ryan Homes; 2010 median sold price was $195,000; year‑to‑date in 2020, it was $242,000, an increase of nearly 25%


home on Wheatfield Lane

This 4 bedroom, 5,500 sqft. home on Wheatfield Lane in Upper Makefield's Timber Ridge subdivision was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate, Newtown, PA (215‑860‑4200) for $967,000, the highest price in the neighborhood to date this year.


Saturday, 10/17/2020

home on Dorset Way

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was set last month in Warwick Township's Woodfield Estates neighborhood. The 4 bedroom, 3,500 sqft. Contemporary on Dorset Way was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215‑860‑4200) for $625,000 topping the previous 2005 record of $605,000 (also set by Keller Williams).


home on Midland Road

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was set last week in Wrightstown Township's Anchor Estates neighborhood. A 4 bedroom, 3,400+ sqft. Colonial on Midland Road was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215‑860‑4200) for $700,000 topping the previous record of $680,000 set in 2007.


home on Hidden Forest Drive

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was set last month in Skippack Township's Hidden Forest neighborhood. A 6 bedroom, 6,300 sqft. Colonial on Hidden Forest Drive was sold by Keller Williams Realty Group Collegeville (215‑379‑2002) for $775,000 topping the previous record of $725,000 set in August.


Friday, 10/16/2020

The Bubble vs. The Pandemic — Bucks County Home Prices compared
Median resale prices for detached single family homes in most towns across Bucks County are now either matching or exceeding those recorded during the bubble years of 2005-2007. In Yardley / Lower Makefield, for example, the median peaked at $500,000 in 2006, falling to $412,500 in 2011, then reversing and reaching $525,000 for the first three quarters of 2020. Note: Yardley Borough is completely contained with the Lower Makefield boundary and together form a homogenous residential real estate market. Indeed the postal mailing address for all but a tiny portion of Lower Makefield is Yardley, PA 19067. When asked where they live, residents of Lower Makefield typically reply, “Yardley.”


Thursday, 10/15/2020

The Bubble vs. The Pandemic — Bucks County Home Prices compared
Median resale prices for detached single family homes in most towns across Bucks County are beginning to finally rise above those from the bubble years of 2005-2007. In Northampton Township, for example, peaked at $440,000 in 2006, falling to $380,000 in 2011, then reversing and reaching $450,00 in 2019. For the first three quarters of 2020, the median resale price was $460,000.


Sunday, 10/11/2020

Just Listed in Richboro on Golden Gate Drive in the Northampton Ridge neighborhood and on Providence Drive in the Northampton Crossing neighborhood.

Just Listed in Buckingham on Jester Lane in the Buckingham Square neighborhood.


Friday, 10/09/2020

home on Buckman Drive

Record Neighborhood Resale Price
A record-high resale price was recently set for Wrightstown Township's White Gate neighborhood. A 5 bedroom, 4,600+ sqft. Colonial on Buckman Drive was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215‑860‑4200) for $1,175,000 after being on the market for less than a week (2 days).


Tuesday, 10/06/2020

home on Vermillion Drive

Record High Neighborhood Resale Prices
A record-high resale price was recently set for Falls Township's Vermilion Hills neighborhood. A 3 bedroom, 2‑1/2 bath Cape on Vermillion Drive was listed and sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Langhorne (215-757-6100), Langhorne, for $360,000 after being on the market for less than one week (5 days).

home on Maplewood Drive

A record-high resale price was set recently for Middletown Township's Sycamore Ridge neighborhood. A 4 bedroom, 3‑1/2 bath colonial on Maplewood Drive was sold by Keller Williams Real Estate Newtown (215-860-4200), for $389,900.


The Town of Bluffton — is located in Beaufort County, South Carolina. It is situated on a high bluff overlooking the May River, a pristine waterway that has strongly contributed to the Town's history and continued success.

Town of Bluffton

Sunday, 10/04/2020

City of Lebanon

The City of Lebanon — Originally called Steitztown, Lebanon was laid out around 1756 and incorporated as a borough in 1821. Lebanon became a 3rd class city in 1885.


The City of Lancaster — In 1735 lands that became part of the City of Lancaster were patented from the Penn family to James Hamilton, the son of Andrew Hamilton.

City of Lancaster

Saturday, 10/03/2020

Willistown Township

Willistown Township was a part of the 50,000 acre Welsh Tract surveyed for William Penn in 1684. It was to be reserved for settlement by persons from North and South Wales and adjacent counties of Haverfordshire, Shropshire, and Cheshire.


The City of Eaton is the seat of government for Preble County, Ohio.

City of Eaton

Thursday, 10/01/2020

City of Vineland

The City of Vineland (Cumberland County, NJ) was carved out of the Pine Barrens in 1861 by Charles Kline Landis, a young Philadelphia attorney. Median resale price for single family homes over the past 12 months was $160,000.


Lakeview (Monmouth County, NJ) is a 1950s subdivision of detached, single family homes in Allentown Boro. Median sold price over the past 12 months was $300,000.

Chesterfield Vilalge