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In My Neighborhood in Manayunk : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Feb 24, 2013
jfoproject answered:
you are as old as you feel. also a widow, here's some food for thought.
Manayunk is hilly. Do you have any physical limiations that working hills is a problem ?
Winter ice and snow, get someone to clear for you, or will you take care of it ?
Myself staying around the young, can make you feel young, is that what you want
ditto the rent for a year, thought interests rates are so low your wasting 8-10K.
Get an experienced realtor, the younger realtors don't really know this area, your not the person to take on their learning curve
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Sun Oct 30, 2011
Ana Barlow answered:

Under the law there are a number of topics that a real estate agent is not permitted to discuss.

The Philadelphia PD has an excellent interactive map that can help you ascertain crime stats for an area.

Ana Barlow, Coldwell Banker Preferred, Piladelphia
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Wed Jan 7, 2009
New2phl answered:
Honestly it really depends on the buyer. I am currently looking at buying a house in Philly and every time I see an addition or a 'driveway' where the yard (or most of it) used to be, I find it to be a turnoff. While parking can be considered a commodity, so can private outdoor space. ... more
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