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Ceiling Fans: Keep Cool and Costs Down

Mon, May 30th 2011 4:15 pm by abby Young Adamstown Pa Real Estate

A ceiling fan can lower the feel of a room’s temperature by 8 degrees, which means you can raise the thermostat and save on air conditioning bills.




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Large Return on Investment for Decks

Sun, May 15th 2011 6:30 pm by abby Young Adamstown Pa Real Estate

Looking for a project that will give you a great return on your investment, consider a deck. In a recent survey, a deck project returns around 73% of the original investment. It is a great time of year to add that extra boost if you are interested in selling your home in the near future. 

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Invest your Tax Rebate in your Home

Mon, Apr 18th 2011 7:00 pm by abby Young Adamstown Pa Real Estate

Interested in investing your 2010 tax rebate in some home projects? Here are some options that will give a great return on your investment.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/invest-tax-refund-your-home-3000-projects/

 

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Abby




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Unexpected Energy Savers

Tue, Mar 29th 2011 8:00 pm by abby Young Energy Efficient

Here are a few quick and surprising tips on how to save yourself some extra money, as well as help mother nature in the process.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/9-unexpected-energy-and-money-savers/

All the best,

Abby




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Figure out Energy Ratings for Doors and Windows

Fri, Mar 11th 2011 2:15 pm by abby Young Energy Efficient

Are you trying to figure out exactly what features you need in your replacement windows and doors in order to qualify for a tax rebate? Here is a simple guide to help you make sure you look for the right options.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/understanding-energy-ratings-for-windows-and-doors/




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New Listing- 107 Chelsea, Lampeter-Strasburg

Sat, Feb 26th 2011 3:00 pm by abby Young Homes for Sale

107 Chelsea, Lampeter-Strasburg Home for Sale
Brought to you by: Abby Young
ayoung@prudentialhomesale.com
717.615.5355

107 Chelsea

175474- Residential
Full Listing Link
This home offers 1st floor family room with cozy brick fireplace and built-in shelving. Crown molding, chair rails and finished basement family room. New roof (2/11), new garage doors, 3 year old heat/AC. Homebuyer ready with pre-listing inspection done and 1 year home warranty offered.



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Lancaster Co. #7 in Country for Best Places to Buy Home

Sat, Feb 12th 2011 12:30 pm by abby Young Local Real Estate News

According to Zillow.com, a real estate data website, Lancaster County is the 7th best place in the country to buy a home this year. The company reviewed the following categories: affordability, unemployment, foreclosures and price appreciation and Lancaster County came out way ahead of the rest. For more information on the research, click here http://articles.lancasteronline.com/local/4/344697.

As I have always said Lancaster County is a great place to call home.

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Abby




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Grandview Heights, Manheim Township- New Listing

Sat, Feb 12th 2011 12:15 pm by abby Young Homes for Sale

Grandview Heights, Manheim Township Home for Sale
Brought to you by: Abby Young
ayoung@prudentialhomesale.com
717.615.5355

828 Helen Ave, Lancaster PA 17601 0

175146- Residential
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This charming Grandview home is full of character. Great open floor plan on 1st floor that includes recently updated kitchen with newer appliances and cozy fireplace. Upstairs bath recently updated and nicely finished basement family room. Central air 5 yrs old. One year AHS home warranty offered.



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10 Tips to Make Buyers Bite

Sat, Jan 29th 2011 7:45 pm by abby Young Homes for Sale

Looking for a few tips to get your home on the top of a buyer's list? A few tips from HGTV can help you impress potential buyers in a big way.

http://www.frontdoor.com/Sell/10-Things-That-Make-Buyers-Bite/64/p1

All the best

Abby




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What's Your Home Value IQ?

Mon, Jan 17th 2011 10:30 am by abby Young Homes for Sale

Trying to figure out which home projects will makes buyers interested as well as increase the value of your home? Take the Home Value IQ quiz, just a few questions that will help you identify the right projects to take on to put your house on the top of buyers lists.

http://www.frontdoor.com/Home-Finance/Home-Value-Quiz-Tips-and-Advice-for-Increasing-Your-Homes-Value/54987?xp=hgtv_footer




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Home Spending Tips to Improve your Credit Score

Fri, Dec 17th 2010 8:43 am by abby Young Home Improvement

Here are six great tips related to home spending that will help keep your credit score at the top end of the spectrum.

Happy Holidays
Abby

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/improve-credit-score-with-these-home-finance-tips/




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Family Room Energy Savings

Thu, Dec 9th 2010 1:15 pm by abby Young Energy Efficient

The family room is the gathering place for the household but also an area that consumes alot of energy with the many entertaining options it is home to- the TV, video games, and more! By taking a few simple steps, you can decrease your energy consumption in this area of home and save yourself some money at the same time. For a quick guide, follow the link below.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/5-tips-saving-energy-family-room/

Best,

Abby




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Energy Efficient Water Heaters

Thu, Nov 18th 2010 7:45 pm by abby Young Energy Efficient

Having an energy efficient water heater is a great way to save money! If you are in the market for a new water heater, take a look at these great tips on what to look for to make your water heater as efficient as possible. This guide also helps you weigh some options you may not have considered such as a solar water heater or a tankless water heater. Whatever you choose, a more efficient appliance will save you money in the long run and increase the value of your home as well.

http://www.hgtvpro.com/hpro/nws_ind_nws_trends/article/0,2624,HPRO_26519_5275290,00.html

 

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Abby




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HGTV Tips to Sell Your Home

Thu, Nov 11th 2010 8:15 pm by abby Young Homes for Sale

Looking for a few ideas on the best ways to show your home during the fall season? HGTV has a top ten list just for you to help you get your home sold before the holidays. Take a look at all of these great ways to spruce up your home and get it sold!

 

http://www.frontdoor.com/Sell/10-Tips-for-Selling-a-Home-in-the-Fall/55828/p1

All the Best,

Abby




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Seasonal Maintenance Tips

Fri, Nov 5th 2010 2:00 pm by abby Young Home Improvement

During the fall and winter, maintenance issues around your home are effected by the cold weather. Make sure your home is ready for the cold, rainy weather that is knocking at your door by completing some simple maintenance issues. By keeping on top of small issues now, you save yourself time and money before the issues are too big for you to tackle. For a simple list of maintenance ideas to get you started, please click on the link below.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/fall-winter-seasonal-maintenance-guide-northeast/

Keep Warm.

Abby




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Planting Trees Helps Grow Home Value

Mon, Oct 25th 2010 4:00 pm by abby Young Energy Efficient

Trees are an excellent way to add value to your home in numerous ways. Trees not only provide an added bonus with beautiful landscaping for you yard, but also help with energy savings as well. Did you know three properly placed trees can save you between $100-$250 annually on your energy bills? Interested in learning more ways trees can help improve your home's value, click on the link below.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/plant-trees-save-energy-grow-value/

Happy Planting!

Abby




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Curb Appeal Helps Sell your Home

Mon, Sep 27th 2010 10:15 am by abby Young Homes for Sale

Looking for an easy and inexpensive way to help your home make a great first impression to potential buyers. Try giving it some Curb Appeal. That's right, curb appeal is a simple idea that involves inexpensive ways to spruce up your home so people driving by or viewing it online will be captivated by the first image they see. Check out this great site for 8 curb appeal tips and tricks for your home.

http://www.houselogic.com/articles/8-tips-adding-curb-appeal-and-value-your-home/



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Lancaster Co. in top 10 for most stable real estate markets in country! 9/15/10

Thu, Sep 16th 2010 8:51 pm by abby Young Local Real Estate News

Hello All,

It's refreshing to hear a bit of good news in the media when it comes to the local housing market... Lancaster County was just ranked #7 out of top 10 most stable real estate markets in the entire country! That's amazing! Here's the story that WGAL just had on the news yesterday - Lancaster Top 10.  And congrats to Matt for being interviewed!

Abby 

 

 




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Lampeter-Strasburg New Listing

Thu, Sep 16th 2010 12:45 pm by abby Young Homes for Sale

Lampeter-Strasburg condo for sale in The Crossings  
Brought to you by: Abby Young
ayoung@prudentialhomesale.com
717.615.5355 

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93 Duncan Street Lancaster, PA 17602
169680 - Residential
Full Listing Link

Beautifully maintained condo offers one floor living. 2 bedrooms with 2 full baths includes a master suite. 1 car garage with walk-up storage above. Private back patio. Condo amenities include club house with indoor pool, exercise room, tennis courts and walking path. Enjoy maintenance free living! All appliances and 1 yr AHS warranty included in sale.



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PPL Rates to Drop

Sun, Sep 5th 2010 1:15 pm by abby Young Home Improvement

Hi everyone,
As is the case for most of us these days, saving money is on our minds more and more. Especially when it comes to your home. Fortunately I just read PPL is predicting a total bill decrease for its customers through additional revenue funds. Follow this link to read the full story online and enjoy some savings in the near future on your bills. http://articles.lancasteronline.com/local/4/281778

Best,
Abby



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