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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

Wednesday, 9/30/2020

Chesterfield Vilalge

Chesterfield Village (Burlington County, NJ) was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.


The Dickinson Narrows is an early 20th century residential neighborhood of row homes in Philadelphia. Over the past 12 months there were 79 resales; median sold price was $325,000.

Dickinson Narrows neighborhood

Tuesday, 9/29/2020

City of Kaysville

The City of Kaysville, Utah promoties itself with the slogan, "Utah's Hometown in the middle of everything."


Haddon Heights Borough — Everyone, from singles to families to seniors, enjoys the small town feel that can be found in Haddon Heights from a high-performing school system; diverse housing stock; safe, wide, and walkable streets.

Borough of Haddon Heights

Monday, 9/29/2020

Borough of Oxford

Oxford Borough — With excellent schools, amenities that serve all ages, affordable housing options, and countless community events, this Chester County borough is an outstanding community to call home. This safe, pedestrian-friendly, and family-oriented town offers something for everyone. Residential districts, offer diverse architecture that celebrates the community’s history.


The City of Reynoldsburg, Ohio zip code (43068) is the second-hottest housing market in the nation, according to a recent list from realtor.com that suggests the pandemic is driving millennials from cities to the suburbs.

City of Reynoldsburg

Moorestown, NJ — Named one of “America’s Best Places to Live” by Money Magazine in the early 2000s, the town's housing stock and architecture reflect its history and diversity. The town center and surrounding residential neighborhoods encompass a broad range of styles, including Federal, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival, Victorian, and Bungalow, that range in size from modest single-family homes to impressive estates. Moorestown’s historic charm and strong civic pride are some of the many reasons why residents make Moorestown their home. Designated a Greater Philadelphia Classic Town by the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission.


Sunday, 9/27/2020

City of Woodbury, Bungalow

The City of Woodbury is the seat of government for Gloucester County, New Jersey.


The Town of Winhall is emblematic of small New England towns whose populations have swelled with folks relocating from New Yorkers and New Jersey due to the plandemic.

Town of Winhall

Tuesday, 9/22/2020

Homes on 5 or More Acres — Are you considering a move to “Property Distance” in the Greater Philadelphia Area? Compare prices of homes For Sale, Pending and Recently Sold across these suburban Philadelphia Counties.


Monday, 9/21/2020

Knight Park is a 1920s primarily residential neighborhood surrounding the park of the same name in Collingswood Borough, Camden County, NJ.

Knight Park, Collingswood

Sunday, 9/20/2020

Are you considering moving to a home with some Property Distancing? Check out Homes on Five or More acres in New Jersey. Compare prices of homes For Sale, Pending and Recently Sold (updated daily).


Harrison Township, Gloucester County, NJ: over the past 12 months the median sold price of a single family home here was $372,000, more than a 9% increase over the prior 12 months.

Mullica House

Saturday, 9/19/2020

Eagle Glenn

Record Neighborhood Sale Price
This Eagle Glenn colonial on Sibelius Drive was just sold for a record high price of $1,050,000 by John & Kerry McClintock (Keller Williams, Newtown, 267‑759‑9518)


This Newtown Grant colonial was sold by Debra Granite (Keller Williams, 215‑801‑7661) for $615,000 after being on the market for just 2 days. Newtown Township, Bucks County, PA.

Newtown Grant

Friday, 9/18/2020

FLowers Mill, Goldfields Avenue

Flowers Mill is a gated, Active Adult (55-plus) subdivision of residences including detached singles, townhomes, and semi-attached twin carriage homes. They were built primarily from 1999 through 2003 by Realen Homes and McGrath Builders in Middletown Township, Bucks County, PA.


Rossmoor is an active adult (55-plus) community of 2,000+ condos and co-ops in Middlesex County, New Jersey, built around an 18 hole, professional golf course.

rossmoor

Thursday, 9/17/2020

village grande at millers run

Village Grande at Millers Run is an active adult (55-plus) community of detached, single family homes built by D.R. Horton in East Hempfield Township (Lancaster County) Pennsylvania circa  3005‑3024. Over the past two years the median sold price for homes was $290,000. Median days-on-market was just under 3 weeks (20 days).


Saturday, 9/12/2020

There were 45 detached singles sold this year in Gainsville Virginia's Heritage Hunt community from January through August. The median sold price was $530,000 with median days-on-market of less that a week — 6 days; for the 21 sold townhomes it was $414,000 with 17 days-on-market.


Thursday, 9/10/2020

Compare Active Adult (55-plus) Home Prices, community‑by‑community, across 8 suburban Philadelphia neighborhoods (For Sale, Pending, Recently Sold).


Compare Bucks County Home Prices by type of home, (For Sale, Pending, Recently Sold).


Saturday, 9/05/2020

The Borough of Brookhaven was incorporated in 1945. Photo: Home on Edwards Drive was just sold for $239,900. So far this year boro homes year are selling very fast (8 days, median).

Home on Edwards Drive

Home on Country Meadow Court

Country Meadows is a residential subdivision of approximately 90 detached, single family homes built circa 1999 in Robbinsville, NJ. Pictured home on Country Meadow Court just sold for $630,000.