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This four bedroom, four bathroom (2 full and 2 half) home has high ceilings combined with efficient gas heat which creates the feel of lots of space - it has over 2000 square feet of living space on the main floor - while going easy on the wallet for utility costs. Note too, the lovely original ...
Update to our hotly contended school property tax issue in PA...the vote last week was a tie folks! And several Senators failed to show up to vote (why I have no clue).The Lt Governor had to break the tie. It is very upsetting that he did so by voting "No" to Senate Bill 76 and did so with a ve...
A little over two months ago, a woman that attended the same High School as me was horrifically murdered in public by an ex-partner/assailant (who also attended the same High School). After murdering the woman, I still remembered as a pretty, young girl, only two years older than myself, the ass...
I cannot count the times I hear from potential buyers, "I am looking for a single family home," but when it comes to discussions about what school district they want, I often hear, "Anything but the City!"Why is this? It seems like everyone has the perception that the city school is a big, bad p...
Home Prices in Lebanon PA for September 2015Real estate market data for Lebanon, PA provided by Aimee Schmitt of Century 21 Krall Real Estate Lebanon County Home Prices We have seen listing price increases on Lebanon County Association Of Realtors and I don’t expect things to slow down anytime ...
I recently wrote to my State reps about the threat of guarantee fees (G-fees) being used to help fund our nation's transportation system/programs. It is a concern of mine as a real estate agent because it COULD increase the mortgage payments for future home owners for federal spending that has n...
Here is my latest listing for sale! Contact me for more details. Thank you ~Aimee816-E-LINDEN-STREET-RICHLAND-PA-17087
Did you ever have a client who found the home of their dreams only to be dashed upon the rocks when discovering the entire home is wired with an antiquated system known for electrical fires?Enter the current situation I am working with. Of course when you have a discerning taste for historic pro...
The real estate market in my area has a dichotomy...and I have been questioned on it multiple times.We have a few communities in the area that have newer homes that are built on land that is leased by the homeowner. These communities are 50-55+. I have several buyer clients ask me if it is "wor...
A few weeks ago, I saw a great opportunity arise. It was a classroom session with a local lender (many of us use in the community) offering a FREE evening class for real estate agents on the county's first time home buyer program and all the fine nuances involved within that program.Being a "new...