Blue Bell Real Estate Blog

  • We are Now Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices!

    BY Angela Morsa

    On August 14, 2013 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, I found out that I am now a part of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices family. The company acquired Prudential Fox & Roach, Realtors® and its subsidiary, The Trident Group. We are now a ...

  • 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 county and see the sales d...

  • 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 40% believe that now is a g...

  • Tips For Upgrading Kitchen Flooring in Your Home

    BY Angela Morsa

    The kitchen is the heart of your home, literally as well as figuratively. That means it's a room in need of a sturdy floor that can cope with spills, dropped dishes, foot traffic and stomping feet (even if the feet are small). It may be the room you ...

  • 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 veggies and herbs simply taste be...

  • 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 Housing Pulse Survey rev...

  • Would the Prince of Cambridge Find Comfort in Your Home Nursery?

    BY Angela Morsa

    Has the recent birth of the George Alexander Louis, Prince of Cambridge, inspired any decor changes in your home nursery? Apparently many parents-to-be are anxious to follow the example of the Duchess of Cambridge in choosing muted tones and elegant ...

  • Mortgage Rates Drop -Time to Buy or Sell Your Home?

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you were worried about the effect current mortgage interest rates may have had on your home for sale, you may be feeling a little better this week. As of July 18th, 2013, the Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey(R) (PMMS®) reports that aver...

  • Mortgage Rates and Your Home Options

    BY Angela Morsa

    Curious about how mortgage rate changes may affect your home buying experience? Higher rates may result in adjustments needing to be made on the amount of loan you qualify for, so be sure to discuss your individual situation with a lender, so that yo...

  • Making Your Home Into the Summer Party Headquarters

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you'll be celebrating summer with a party in your home this year, here are a few things to keep in mind. Summertime parties are the perfect type to be thrown out of doors. Guests can mingle easily, enjoying the warmer temperatures and casual feel ...