Location, Location, Location

Where is your dream home?  Many people are drawn to a location, maybe the beach, big city or the suburbs.  I personally joke all of the time that if I ever won the lottery real big, I would just buy a small home in a bunch of different locations.  That way if I felt likeContinue reading “Location, Location, Location”

Thirty Years in Real Estate

This week I’m going to focus a little on my husband.  I thought with his 32 years in real estate it’d be interesting to “interview” him.  Yes, I did say 32 years, isn’t that crazy.  In the real estate field, we see realtors get into the business and we see them leave for one reasonContinue reading “Thirty Years in Real Estate”

Buying A Home With Zero Down Payment

Are you on the fence about a home purchase?  Is one of your concerns the down payment? I am here to tell you that there are mortgage options that allow for zero down payment.  You have a few options:  VA Mortgage – yes if you served in the military you may qualify for a VAContinue reading “Buying A Home With Zero Down Payment”

Market Reports for York & Adams County

As a real estate agent we keep a close eye on the current real estate market so that we can effectively counsel any buyer or seller. For those of you that might be considering a sale or a purchase we felt that the reports we received from the Real Estate Association of York and AdamsContinue reading “Market Reports for York & Adams County”

Considering a Home Purchase

Everyone has been reading or hearing something about how hot the real estate market currently is, how homes are selling for record highs and the competition for buyers is extreme.  While that might not be the market in every location, it is the market locally for us as well as many other locations.  Most sellersContinue reading “Considering a Home Purchase”

In the Kitchen: Zucchini Cake with Lemon Buttercream

Let’s get baking this week with a great cake recipe for those with gardens and looking for something to do with all of that zucchini.  I must admit I am a bit of a dessert enthusiast so I was excited to try this recipe.  My guests and I truly enjoyed it.  Blueberry Zucchini Cake withContinue reading “In the Kitchen: Zucchini Cake with Lemon Buttercream”

First Time Home Buyer Tips

Are you considering becoming a first time home buyer?  Buying a home can seem daunting and overwhelming but exciting all at the same time.  It is important to prepare for your first home purchase if you want to have a successful experience.  Here are just a few simple tips to help fulfill your homeownership goals. Continue reading “First Time Home Buyer Tips”

Thinking of Selling?

This week we thought we would just reach out to all of you to see if anyone is thinking of selling. It is a great time to sell a home. If you are considering a home sale or if you have a friend or family member considering putting their home on the market, please reachContinue reading “Thinking of Selling?”

Decluttering Before a Sale

Let’s talk about decluttering your home before a sale! Yes it does make a difference when selling your home and in your life in general..  Think about walking into your home and seeing it for the first time, is your home a stressful cluttered mess?  As a buyer enters your home, that first impression makesContinue reading “Decluttering Before a Sale”

In the Kitchen: Peanut Pineapple Thai Chicken Satay

Let’s get cooking this week with a summer recipe, since June will bring us our warm summer weather, or at least we hope it will.  I thought I would take us to the grill for this one.  Kabobs are a favorite of mine, you have so many options with them and I know I haveContinue reading “In the Kitchen: Peanut Pineapple Thai Chicken Satay”