Homeowners’ Association Fees (HOA fees) are charged in many Philadelphia area communities, yet they cover a wide range of costs. The Seller’s Property Disclosure Statement, a required document in Pennsylvania, provides information about HOA fees.
If you live in Philadelphia, you decorate your house for every possible holiday, know how to throw a block party, and can use the word “jawn” in a sentence. Here are a few things that make Philly great.
The placement of decorative plants such as trees, shrubs, and flowers can block unsightly items such as small sewer caps, cable boxes, or electrical transformers from the public’s view. Evergreen shrubs provide year-round coverage and blend in well.
Cooler weather in Philadelphia brings Eagles football, autumn foliage, and the need for fireplace preparation. In addition to an annual professional chimney cleaning and inspection, you should check the overall condition of your hearth and chimney.
Homeowners aiming for a casual-yet-classic kitchen design need look no further than one of Philadelphia’s most popular restaurants for design ideas. The décor showcased at Garces Trading Company can inspire decorating ideas for your home kitchen.
Seal coating your driveway is a simple way to fix imperfections, to weatherproof the surface, and to make it look great again. This article will help you to decide whether now is the right time to call a professional to seal your driveway.
Subletting an apartment can be a risky move. Do your research before you sublet. Find out as much as you can about the potential subtenant by checking references and credit. Remember to get permission from your landlord, too.
When you are applying for a mortgage, a new apartment, or a job in the Philadelphia area, chances are you will be asked to sign a form permitting a credit inquiry or background check. Technological advances have made these types of checks more reliable.
Through good times and bad, celebrate your love of the Phillies and baseball. Add some decorative touches to the man cave or entertainment zone of your home, such as a baseball wreath or holiday decorations.
Reclaimed brick has a strongly nostalgic quality, which is likely why it is popping up in homes all over Philly. If you would like reclaimed brick in your home, you can either buy reclaimed bricks or reclaim your own.
Coldwell Banker Blue Matter is the official blog of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC and was created in February of 2010 with the intent of providing additional insight and commentary on the real estate experience to benefit consumers.