Local Real Estate Market Data

SOLD! 17 Meisenhelder Road Wrightsville, Pa 17368 – 24/7/365 Online Video Open House –

Welcome Back!  Today we are taking a look at 17 Meisenhelder Road, Wrightsville, Pa 17368!  This home is located just outside East Prospect Boro in Eastern York School District just minutes from the Susquehanna River and Lake Clark!   Click through to check out the video and a link to all…Read More

SOLD! 349 Sunrise Drive Manheim, Pa 17545 – 24/7/365 Online Video Open House – MLS # 252911

Welcome Back!  Today we are taking a look at 349 Sunrise Drive Manheim, Pa 17545! This brand new home located on a peaceful cul de sac in Manheim Central School District brings you all the best of one floor living and modern design.  Click through to check out the video…Read More

SOLD! Online Video Open House for 117 Roslyn Avenue Lancaster, Pa 17602 – For Sale – $245,000 – MLS# 217723

Welcome Back!  Today we are taking a look at 117 Roslyn Avenue Lancaster, Pa 17602!  This home features 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths,  gleaming hardwood floors, granite counters, a huge family room, a pool and a hot tub, almost 2,600 square feet on a 0.70 acre lot!

SOLD! Online Video Open House for 299 Rock Point Road Marietta, Pa 17547 – For Sale – $169,900

Welcome Back!  Today we are taking a look at 299 Rock Point Road Marietta, Pa 17547!  This wonderful bi level home in Donegal School District offers 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, 1900 Square Feet total and lots more!  Click through to check out the Online Video Open House and…Read More

SOLD! Online Video Open House for 475 Hollyann Drive Landisville, Pa 17538 – $169,000 – MLS# 203480

 Welcome Back!  Today we are taking a look at 475 Hollyann Drive Landisville, Pa 17538!  This nicely sized two story home offers 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, over 1200 sqare feet and a super efficient heating and cooling system!  Click through to the video tour and read on to find out…Read More

SOLD-Web Trek Online Video Open House 1520 Park Lancaster, Pa 17601 – For Sale – $160,000 – MLS# 192630

Welcome Back!  Today we have an Online Video Open House for 1520 Park Road Lancaster, Pa 17603!  This spacious brick ranch style home offers over 1,400 square feet of living space with natural green views from all of the windows!  Click through to the video and read on to learn…Read More

SOLD – Web Trek Online Open House of 100 Red Maple Lane Mountville, Pa 17554 – $192,500 – MLS# 182920

This property is now sold 11-14-11! Welcome Back Readers!  Today we have a Web Trek Online Open House for 100 Red Maple Lane in Mountville, Pa 17554!  This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home is just 4 years young and being offered for sale at $192,500!  Close to everything just a…Read More

Again, Zillow Ranks Lancaster PA one of the Best Places to Buy a Home Right Now!

Welcome Back Readers! Once again Zillow.com  has ranked Lancaster County as one of the best places to buy a home right now!   As reported on Forbes.com yesterday, due to “affordability, as measured by home price to income ratios; the unemployment picture (both the absolute figure and how it’s trending over time); the foreclosure…Read More

Help with Foreclosure in Lancaster Pa, Foreclosures Rising

Welcome Back Readers.  Today we are touching on a timely topic for many.  Foreclosure.  Timely for many, as an article about it in today’s paper was titled “Record number losing homes”.  Ouch.  Record number.  The article cites 2010 Lancaster County Pa Foreclosure filings as setting a new record at 1,334.  This is an increase…Read More

Home Buyer Incentives for Lancaster Pa Homes for Sale

Welcome Back Readers!   Today we’re talking about Buyer Incentives.  You’ve seen them, buy this house and seller will pay selling agent bonus, seller will include new Cadillac, enter contest to win a Cruise to Bahamas.  Now, not many sellers have been offering these types of incentives in Lancaster, but in…Read More

Did You Know That We Can Blame it All on Snow?

Welcome Back Readers!  Or should I say viewers?  This is the first of many video blog posts on www.TheLancasterConnection.com .  I’m excited about being able to bring you this content in a way that is relevant and timely but don’t worry, there will be more than just video posts to keep you up to…Read More

The Trouble with Tribbles or Why Loan Modifications are Failing to Solve the Foreclosure Problem

Welcome Back Readers!  I put up a post the yesterday about how FHA has recently changed their policies to allow loan modifications for qualifying borrowers before they miss a payment .  This is a great policy and I sincerely hope it will help more people stay in their homes.  The problem though…Read More

2009 HOUSING OPPORTUNITY PULSE SURVEY

Survey Reveals Downpayment, Closing Costs Still Greatest Obstacles to Homeownership, NAR Survey Shows (article republished from www.Realtor.org) NAR’s seventh pulse survey reveals that despite improved affordability conditions, eight in 10 Americans still consider having enough money for downpayment and closing costs to be the biggest obstacle to buying a home. The…Read More

CALIFORNIA DOES IT AGAIN!

I came across some interesting info the other day on realtor.com.  They republished some info from Zillow that showed the Top Ten Areas where home prices have either Decreased or Increased.  Here is the break down: Top 10 Increases Ithaca, NY                     +5.6% State College, PA          +4% Jacksonville, NC            +3.9% Winston-Salem, NC     …Read More