Need a home inspector?

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Most sales involve a home inspection. Buyers can elect to inspect various different components in a home but the three most common inspections are the general home, termite and radon inspections.Most Realtors...
Selling a tenant-occupied property

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It’s an age-old real estate question.Wait for your tenant’s lease to end and list the property for sale OR attempt to sell the property while it’s tenant-occupied?Both options have their pros and cons.If...
My take on roof decks

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I’ll admit it. Going up on a roof deck never gets old. It’s always fun to stand above our busy Philly streets and catch a glimpse of the Center City skyline.Sometimes you’re lucky enough to catch a...
How long does the typical settlement take?

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Simple question but one that I get asked often.First-time buyers usually have no idea and most first-time sellers don’t recall the process from when they purchased their home many years ago.As is often the...
The importance of width

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When dealing with urban real estate, lot dimensions are critically important.Since Philadelphia is an old city, most of the parcels have already been laid out so you’re limited by your ability to expand side...
Mold Testing

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I thankfully do not have a lot of experience with mold.Most buyers in Center City Philadelphia elect a general home inspection, termite inspection and a radon inspection.Mold inspections are far less common....
Leaky Roof? What’s that repair going to cost?

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It has been a tough winter. Many of my past clients, friends and family have all had issues with snow and ice accumulation on their roofs.Sometimes it’s the first time they’re noticing a water stain on...
Sewer…I don’t even know her

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Many homeowners flush their toilets, turn on the dishwasher or do a load of laundry and have no idea where the dirty water goes.First, let’s be thankful that us westerners have such ignorance. There are...