The most difinitive information will be had from the office of the Recorder of Deeds for your county.
Some municipalities have it on line for most however you need to go in person to examine the records.
Fran and Mark Redding
Prudential Fox & Roach, Realtors
1010 stonyhill Road
Yardley, PA 19067
Tough question, tough answer. Comps and neighborhood as a whole could dictate your financing situation. Ask your realtor for comps and you should get a good idea if the whole area is in shambles. For future reference: close to schools, rec center, main arteries, etc... are you going to occupy or rent? What is the desirablitiy of this neighborhood and how does it suit your intentions. How long do you intend to have the property? The only certain thing you have control over is your decision; city (and others) can take their time regardless of yourt intent. Simply, do some more homework and your gut will lead the way.... more