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Can I rent my house on AirBnB?

Posted by Karen Johnson on January 01, 2020 in  Real Estate Advice  Rentals and Tenants
Answer: Maybe. It depends on where you live and under what circumstances.  If you have considered renting out your home on a site like AirBnB or VRBO you are not alone. Many people are looking at the possibly of offering up their house as a short term rental especially since it's tempting to make some extra cash during the time that the home may be sitting empty. In our area, as the number of short term rentals have grown, municipalities have started to look at or even regulate the offer of residences as ... read more
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It's the Price

Posted by Maureen Scullion on January 01, 2020 in  Pricing Your Home  Sell your home
So many times we, as real estate agents, sit in the living rooms or kitchens of the homes of very nice people and we all vehemently agree on one thing: We Want The House To Sell.  The Sellers want the house to sell because it's time for them to move to a new home. I want their house to sell because that is how I get paid. We are in complete agreement that we have one singular goal: to get to the Settlement table as fast as possible at the highest possible price. Very often these same people will come to t... read more
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Home Styles: Split Level

Posted by Stephanie Schade on January 01, 2020 in  Bucks County  Home Styles
What is a split level you ask? You know what a split level is; it's the home style that has a front door entering into the living room with the kitchen and dining room on the main level and a step down to the family room and a step up to the bedrooms. Think of it as the mini-van of residential architecture. Not too exciting but supremely functional.  Bucks and Montgomery Counties are full of split levels built in the 1970's. For many years, when house hunting with new Buyers, a common directive was: "You can s... read more
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5 Romantic Bucks County Restaurants

Posted by Jay Ginsberg on January 01, 2020 in  Bucks County  Things to do in Bucks County
I'm a romantic guy - ask anybody. And to make my beloved happy I will gladly plan ahead. That's why I encourage you to take a look at these five restaurants so that you can make reservations in plenty of time for that most romantic holiday - Valentine's Day.  1. Arielle's Country Inn: (Sellersville) Housed in a beautifully appointed historic stone building built in 1754, Arielle's was a stagecoach stop between Philadelphia and Allentown. Candlelight and a crackling fireplace combined with exposed stone an... read more
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House Shopping with Your Kids

Posted by Cori Seraydarian on January 01, 2020 in No Category
Our Children – how we love them. As members of our family we want them to be part of all the decisions that we make. In home buying especially we want them to participate as much as possible since the home we choose will be theirs as well. If you are thinking about moving you have probably given thought to choosing a Realtor (hopefully me) and spoken to a Lender to get the ball rolling on your pre-approval. Now it’s time to start house shopping! It’s exciting to start the home buying process but i... read more
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