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By Michelle Green | Agent in Parma, OH
  • Choosing The Best Neighborhood: Advice from North Royalton OH Real Estate Agent Michelle Green

    Posted Under: General Area in North Royalton, Home Buying in North Royalton, In My Neighborhood in North Royalton  |  November 15, 2011 9:50 AM  |  427 views  |  No comments

    Choosing The Best Neighborhood: Advice from North Royalton OH Real Estate Agent Michelle Green

    Purchasing a new house is an important decision, but choosing its location is just as important. If you don't properly research the area where a home you plan on buying is located, this could cause problems and cost you a lot of money. Michelle Green, a real estate expert, states that performing proper research on the area is a vital part of buying a new home.

    When looking up North Royalton OH homes for sale, a lot of prospective buyers will look into how far these homes are from their workplace. This is an important concern for many buyers, however it should not be the only criteria for choosing a home's location. There are some other things that should be carefully examined before making a big decision like buying a home.

    Buyers should also consider the schools which are present in the area. This is an important consideration even if you don't have any children. In the event that you would want to sell your home later on, other buyers may have some. Neighborhood schools are a big criteria for many buyers and can often influence their final decision on whether or not to buy a certain house.

    In case you are not familiar with the local school district, you can easily do some research online on the schools in the area and find out facts about them such as average test scores, drop out rates, etc.

    When you locate a home in a North Royalton OH neighborhood that sparks your interest, be sure to examine the surrounding area, including the adjacent neighborhoods. See how close you are to services such as shopping malls, doctors, the post office, etc. Many people don't like to have a long commute each time they need to run an errand.

    Your North Royalton OH real estate agent can look up statistics on the neighborhood for you. This will show you a lot of things, such as average asking prices, average sale prices and the difference between the two. It will also show you the amount of homes that are currently up for sale and how long it took for them to sell. Another thing to consider is average property values and whether they went up or down in recent years.

    One last thing to do when deciding on a neighborhood is to take a drive through it and see what it looks like. If houses and yards look unkempt, it is probable that the value of your property will be lower than what it could be in an area that looks cleaner.

    If you want more advice on selecting the right home to suit your needs, please contact North Royalton OH real estate expert Michelle Green at 440-342-0269 today!

  • Breakfast With Santa December 5th

    Posted Under: In My Neighborhood in North Royalton  |  November 12, 2009 5:29 PM  |  717 views  |  No comments
    Breakfast With Santa
    Saturday, December 5th
    10 AM- 12 Noon
    9225 West Sprague Road
    At Howard Hanna Office
    Tickets $5.00
     50/50 RAFFLE Jeep Raffle Tickets

  • Breakfast With Santa

    Posted Under: In My Neighborhood in North Royalton  |  November 12, 2009 2:47 PM  |  747 views  |  1 comment


    The Choo Choo Chow Chow Express is once again on its way our community.   For it to be a maximum success, we need your help!


    What is a Chow Chow luncheon you ask?  Our home office will host a Breakfast with Santa where our guests are treated to a tasty meal, enjoy a variety of activities and greet neighbors & business associates too, all in an effort to raise money for a worthy cause.


    We are proud to present you with the opportunity to be a sponsor of the Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund.  Our Free Care Fund is designed to help children without healthcare pay for their medical treatment so no child, regardless of financial status, will go without the top medical treatment available in the world today.


    Our campaigns have raised nearly $6 million since its inception in 1989.  This year we hope to raise even more money than before, but we cannot succeed without you. 


    The 2009 Choo Choo Chow Chow event for our North Royalton/Parma office will be on Saturday, December 5th, from 10:00 – 12:00pm 9225 W. Sprague Rd,North Royalton. We have a variety of activities planned including pictures with Santa; Chinese Raffle, car raffle and more.


    I am hoping that you would do us the great honor this year of supporting this wonderful event by donating items toward our Silent Auctions.  If you would like to donate items or money please contact Michelle Green 440-342-0269


    If you would be willing to share any items toward our Auctions, please call or email me directly.  I would be more than happy to coordinate that with you!


    Thank you again for time and consideration.  Your support means the world to us and it means so much more to the children it benefits.




    Michelle Green 440-342-0269 michellegreen@howardhanna.com

    Please send donations C/O Michelle Green

    Howard Hanna Real Estate Services

    9225 W. Sprague Road

    North Royalton, Oh. 44133


    Proceeds benefit University Hospital Rainbow Babies, Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, Metro Health, and Akron Children’s Hospital.  Tax ID#:26-081-2693

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