Category Archives: Buying

  • Spring Means Servicing Your Air Conditioner

    BY Angela Morsa

    In preparation for warmer summer days (coming soon to Blue Bell!), spring is the perfect time to have your air conditioner serviced. With regular service, air conditioning units can continue to function in the most efficient... 

  • Tips for Home Sellers

    BY Angela Morsa

    Sometimes selling a home can feel like a big job – one with a thousand small tasks required to get it done. But many sellers make the job harder by ignoring or avoiding some of the biggest factors that contribute to a faster... 

  • Obtaining a Mortgage During the Government Shutdown

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you are in the process of purchasing your home and are worried about the government shutdown, recent news from Freddie Mac may have you sleeping a little better. The announcement, effective October 8, 2013, allows lenders... 

  • Welcoming Pets Into Your Home

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you are an animal lover, a feathered or furry friend can make your home feel more welcoming. However you may find that your neighbors do not want to welcome your new pet. If you have an animal friend in your home, you... 

  • Happy (September) New Year!

    BY Angela Morsa

    Happy New Year! Wait, it’s only September, so you are probably wondering what I’m talking about. September for me has always been about new beginnings. Back to school. The sunsets get more beautiful and the air... 

  • Increasing Your Home Options After 55

    BY Angela Morsa

    Have you found that your home no longer suits your needs and lifestyle? Perhaps your family size has changed or you have recently retired and are just seeking something new. If you are in the 55 and over age bracket, you... 

  • Interactive Housing Data Map for Philadelphia Region

    BY Angela Morsa

    Real estate is on the rise in Montgomery County PA and the rest of the region. Prudential Fox & Roach, the agency I am affiliated with, has put together a great interactive housing data map where you can click on your... 

  • Buy, Sell, or Update Your Home?

    BY Angela Morsa

    Are you thinking about selling your home in the Montgomery County PA area? According to the July 2013 National Housing Survey conducted by Fannie Mae, 74% of those surveyed feel that now is a good time to buy a house while... 

  • How Does Your Home Garden Grow?

    BY Angela Morsa

    Gardening is more than a popular trend, it’s also just plain fun to grow food at your home. Touted as a step towards self sufficiency, gardening can save you money and has other perks, such as the fact that homegrown... 

  • NAR Reports Most Agree Buying Your Home is a Good Idea

    BY Angela Morsa

    Was buying your home a good financial decision? According to a recent study by the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), most people living in the United States would answer that question affirmatively. The 2013 National...