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Pennsylvania's Weirdest Town Names Pennsylvania's Weirdest Town Names

By Mary Lamphere

Pennsylvania has been the setting for many historic events that helped to shape America, but that doesn't mean the Keystone State is all serious business. These weird Pennsylvania town names are sure to bring a smile to your face, a question to your mind or a twist to the tongue!

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Checklist for New Home Buyers Checklist for New Home Buyers

By Karen Godfrey

Buying a home for the first time? There are a few things you need to start with to make your home purchase go as smoothly as possible. Inside, we offer a handy checklist to get you started.

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What Is a Home Warranty and Do You Need One? What Is a Home Warranty and Do You Need One?

By Tabitha Naylor

Home warranties have gained popularity as an extra perk to attract buyers. Many sellers invest in purchasing a home warranty because rates tend to be low, often a couple of hundred dollars. Inside, we review what a home warranty typically covers

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The Best Places to Live in Philadelphia County The Best Places to Live in Philadelphia County

By Mary Lamphere

Philadelphia County is one of the most vibrant, diverse and accessible areas in the nation. Inside, we spotlight some of the county's safest, most conveniently located and entertaining places to live in.

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Making Your Home Accessible Making Your Home Accessible

By Tiffany Raiford

Making accessibility modifications to your parents home guarantees that they can live comfortably in their own home. Knowing which upgrades they need and which upgrades are most popular helps you choose which modifications to make.

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Top 5 Best Places to Rent in Philadelphia County Top 5 Best Places to Rent in Philadelphia County

By Mary Lamphere

The best places to rent in Philadelphia County feature varied price points and can accommodate the diverse and unique needs of renters from all walks of life. Inside, we review some of the best!

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Pros & Cons of Modular Housing Pros & Cons of Modular Housing

By Mary Lamphere

Modular housing, though affordable, may not be all it's chalked up to be once you figure in the upfront cost of land and construction of the home in the factory. Inside, we weigh the pros and cons of owning a modular home.

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What is a Right of Refusal and How Does it Work? What is a Right of Refusal and How Does it Work?

By Mary Lamphere

A right of refusal provides the holder of the right with the ability to purchase a property at a set price and with specific terms before any other potential purchaser is given the right to buy.

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Transforming Your Landscaping Vision into Reality: An Interview with Environmental Concepts Landscaping Transforming Your Landscaping Vision into Reality: An Interview with Environmental Concepts Landscaping

By Kristen Bosse

We interview Environmental Concepts Landscaping about their specific landscaping services available and their specialties in design and installation.

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Passage of Title in Pennsylvania Passage of Title in Pennsylvania

By Tabitha Naylor

One of the crucial final steps to completing the sale of a home is the passage of title. Inside, we review the steps taken to ensure this process unfolds properly, and additional steps homebuyers can take to safeguard from mistakes

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