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Schools in Ardmore : Real Estate Advice

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John McAleer, Real Estate Pro in Havertown, PA
Wed Nov 6, 2013
John McAleer answered:
638 Woodcrest is in Haverford Township School District and the elemnetary school is Chestnutwald.

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Cindy Ridgway, Real Estate Pro in Haverford, PA
Sat Jul 13, 2013
Cindy Ridgway answered:
Hi Nina - Walnut Ave (between E. Spring Ave and E. Athens Ave in Ardmore) falls outside the current walk zone for Lower Merion High School, so kids residing there would attend Harriton High School. Younger kids living there would attend Penn Valley Elementary School and Welsh Valley Middle School. ... more
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Debbie Kaplan, Real Estate Pro in Haverford, PA
Wed Apr 10, 2013
Debbie Kaplan answered:
Both Chestnutwold and Penn Wynne are great elementary schools and you can't go wrong with either. My children attended Penn Wynne and had great experiences with the whole Lower Merion education system. As Ted mentioned, prices are lower in Haverford, but taxes tend to be higher in Delaware County. Homes that feed to Lower Merion schools do tend to maintain their value really well. The location of each home should be considered and your experienced agent can assist you with making the right choice. There are some neighborhoods in both areas that sell better than others. ... more
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Charles Base…,  in Ardmore, PA
Tue Oct 23, 2012
Charles Basements answered:
The taxes are above average in 19003 because of the certain benefits that come along with the area. For example, Ardmore is in the Lower Merion School district, which is a great public school but it is financed largely by property taxes. Now if you do not have children at the moment who can attend the school, maybe it would be more advisable to move to an area in which the municipal taxes are lower.

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Jamie Moss, Real Estate Pro in Bryn Mawr, PA
Sat Aug 18, 2012
Jamie Moss answered:
Not sure if you bought yet, Lower Merion is a superior award winning school district. Please contact me if you are still looking.
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