March 27, 2019

Before you dive in I have a question for you to consider. What's red and smells like blue paint?

Buying your home does not have to be complicated or tricky. If you do it right, it is a pretty straight forward process. 

You see, buying a home is like two people taking a w...

February 28, 2019

I spent several hours negotiating on behalf of one of my sellers the other night. They own a gorgeous home in a great neighborhood in one of Pittsburgh’s top school districts. 

An offer came in $20,000 lower than the list price. In this market, houses sell quickly and p...

February 18, 2019

Did you really just read that correctly? Yes, absolutely yes. I am not talking about selling your home I am talking about buying a home. You see, I am running into more and more buyers who don’t realize that using a Realtor is absolutely free to you. Did you know that?

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January 16, 2019

Once I was holding an open house at one of my listings. A couple came in with their toddler to see the house. They went from room to room discussing how much they loved the house. I did not follow them around, but I could hear them.

Is it wrong that they did that? Well,...

January 9, 2019

There is a general consensus that the real estate season is from Spring to Fall. You may have heard this or even subscribe to this concept yourself. The truth is that there is no real estate season. Even in Pittsburgh!

Today is such a great example. Snow, everywhere. Ho...

December 12, 2018

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have increased the maximum loan limits in Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, and Washington Counties! This is great news for the Real Estate market in Pittsburgh.

The best way to explain loan limits is this: If you want to get what is considered a ‘re...