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Home Buying in Fort Washington : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Jun 14, 2014
Kimberlyciotti answered:
If the house is in Garrision Greene, I have lived in this development for the last six years, and I'm very happy.

Here's my input on your questions above:
1.) I've seen significant flooding happen on the turnpike entrence and by MaGerks up the street. In terms of flooding in the development, the elevation is very high, and there have been no issues anywhere in the development.

2.) I was very nervous about the noise prior to moving into my house. Let's be honest, the property is close to the turnpike & the train. The septa train really isn't a concern from a noise perspective. The highway noise would depend on where the townhome is located in the community.

I really enjoy living here, we have great neighbors, and are in a wonderful location.

I would highly recommend living in this community.
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Mon Feb 24, 2014
Jonea Price answered:
Yes. There is an elevator in the main lobby.

If there is any other way that I can assist you, you can contact me directly at Jo@MyPhiladelphiaAgent.com. Thanks! -Jo
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Fri Jan 3, 2014
Jim Tarman answered:
My first inclination is to say yes, however, it depends how your lease reads, and may be negotiable.

Good luck!
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Thu Dec 13, 2012
Rebecca Utermohlen answered:
Hello,

Clover Crest is a subdivision in North Wales, is that what you are referring to?

I'd love to send you over information of any active listings in the neighborhood, or some similar ones nearby! Shoot me an email if you are interested!

Thanks,
Rebecca Utermohlen
Coldwell Banker Realty Corp
rutermohlen@cbrealtycorp.com
Office: 215-855-5600 ext. 138
Cell: 215-896-1935
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Sat Jun 9, 2012
Cynthia Estelle answered:
That is a locality specific, dictated by zoning or code enforcement by jurisdiction area. Generally it allows commerce or service(s) to be carried on at a tax parcel or property. Usually extra traffic or parking is one of the issues ,signage, egress and entrances impact of or to an areas dictated USE hope this helps and be sure to contact me if you need any real estate services if you are not already working with an agent. ... more
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Mon Nov 23, 2009
Lori Most answered:
Hi Farrah,
As explained by the other reponses, taxes are issued within each individual township. Fort Washington is a "mailing address" per the post office. Whitemarsh and Upper Dublin Townships both have Fort Washington mailing addresses. I actually think that the taxes are reasonable due to the presence of a business base within both townships, relative to some of the sorrounding townships (ie Cheltenham, Abingtont etc). A beautiful place certianly to make a home...Fort Washington. Definite examples can be provided to you through the MLS. EASY!!! ... more
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Thu Aug 6, 2009
Cheryl R. Supplee answered:
You can get a mortgage with any mortgage compay that is licensed to do business in PA.
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Wed Apr 22, 2009
Michael D Delp answered:
Mlcg216,
If your loan is more than 80% of the appraised value of your home, you must escrow your taxes. If your loan is less than 80%, you may pay them yourself like you do now. However, there is a fee to have the escrows waived.
Feel free to contact me if you have any further questions. The very best of luck to you!

Michael

Michael D Delp
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Telford Pa. 18969
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