Allentown Real Estate News
Thursday Mar 5 | via Pocono Record
After sitting empty for nearly five years, and being sold at a sheriff's sale, the former LTS Corporate Center has a new owner looking to fill it with tenants. The office complex on Seven Bridge Road in Smithfield Township was recently purchased by a subsidiary of DLP Realty, a company that manages commercial properties in Monroe and Northampton counties. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 3 | via Patch.com
Joseph McDonald, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced that the Allentown office was individually recognized for exceptional industry success during 2014. The office led the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Mercer, Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset and Union counties in New Jersey, and the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania, for dollar volume, new home dollar volume, sales, new home sales, resales. Comment?
Feb 25, 2015 | via The Morning Call
Shawn Marie Hursh , owner of Hursh's Landscape in Emmaus, hands out some information to Donald Butz Sr., of Bangor, during the Spring Home Show in 2014. Shawn Marie Hursh , owner of Hursh's Landscape in Emmaus, hands out some information to Donald Butz Sr., of Bangor, during the Spring Home Show in 2014. Comment?
Feb 18, 2015 | via The Morning Call
The Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors said 373 homes were sold in Lehigh and Northampton counties in January, a 5.7 percent increase over the same month in 2014. Pending sales also rose 51.2 percent, to 549, and the month's market signs point to continued sales growth with more listings and new construction, the group says. Comment?
Feb 11, 2015 | via Patch.com
Joseph McDonald, regional vice president of Weichert, Realtors, announced the Allentown office was recognized for outstanding performance in January. The office led the region, which is comprised of offices throughout Mercer, Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset and Union counties in New Jersey, and the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania, for resales. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via The Times-Tribune
Shirley Yuhas, Michael Quinn and Mary Catherine Dabbieri joined the firm, which is located in Plains Twp. All three Realtors have extensive prelicensing training. Comment?
Thursday | via Altoona Mirror
Foreclosure rates in Altoona decreased in January over the same period last year, according to newly released data from CoreLogic. The CoreLogic data reveals that Altoona area foreclosures was 1.28 percent in January, a decrease of 0.34 percentage points from a year ago. Comment?
Saturday Mar 21 | via Examiner.com
It's usually never a good thing to have your name added to a law, either officially or unofficially. Yet that's exactly what's happened to Country-Pop music A1 4ber-megastar Taylor Swift . Comment?
Tuesday Mar 17 | via Daily Herald
The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles could soon issue photo-less state identification cards under a proposal that an Indiana Senate committee passed Tuesday. The Homeland Security and Transportation Committee voted 8-0 to approve the measure, which would allow a religious exemption to Indiana's photo requirement on state IDs. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 17 | via JD Supra
With Republicans in control of both the Senate and the House of Representatives, the showdown between President Obama and Congress on the labor and employment front promises to continue into 2015. Expect to see the President's continued reliance on legislating unilaterally by executive orders and presidential memoranda where Congress is unwilling to advance his legislative agenda. Comment?
12 min ago | via The Wichita Eagle
A lot of people at the Carolina Cup stood a better chance of glimpsing Johnny Deal's pants than a horse. Lavishly printed with hot pink flamingos and green palm fronds, Deal's pants were the star of the show and the true essence of the Cup, as far as he was concerned. Comment?
12 min ago | via Lexington Herald-Leader
But many of Vermont's charitable and nonprofit groups are hoping the deduction cap passed by the House this past week can be reversed in the Senate. The agencies say they are on the front lines of providing many of the human services that the state supports while years of tight state budgets have forced them to scour the landscape for charitable contributions - efforts that could be hurt by the tax changes. Comment?
13 min ago | via Cape Cod Times
WELLFLEET The phrase "one of a kind" gets thrown around a lot by real estate agents, but this "three-bedroom" home may actually fit the broker hyperbole. Situated on just over of an acre of land overlooking Drummer Cove, the home is a strange cocktail of beauty and utility. Comment?
51 min ago | via Examiner.com
Payday loans are being vilified in the news almost daily. A March 29 article in the Washington Post calls payday loans "the very definition of robbing Peter to pay Paul. Comment?
52 min ago | via Forbes.com
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