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By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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DELAWARE NEWSThe biggest news I have for Delaware historic home lovers is that Stonum, the country home of George Read, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, is now on the market. We already have had some public attention from the local newspaper, and two TV stations. We have also been fortu...

By Bryan Haarlander, IRS Tax Strategies & IRS Tax Debts
(KEYSTONE FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS)
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I had the pleasure to participate in a panel discussion hosted by the Internal Revenue Service at Penn State University's Malvern, PA campus on May 23. The panel consisted primarily of attorneys (both private and IRS attorneys) and myself, an Enrolled Agent and Certified Tax Resolution Specialist...

By Bryan Haarlander, IRS Tax Strategies & IRS Tax Debts
(KEYSTONE FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS)
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If you are a broker or realtor that has employees, or if you handle the payroll tax compliance for your employer, it is most important that you understand your potential tax liability.The IRS is most concerned about employer payroll compliance as payroll taxes withheld by employers account for ne...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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Thursdays and Sundays are Body Combat days.  At least they are for me when Michael Hartman is teaching! Michael Hartman, in my humble opinion, is truly the heart and soul of ACAC.  He is one of many wonderful instructors at ACAC and he embodies all that is good in the world.  He's enthusiastic ab...

By Ryan Heenan
(Ryan Heenan Real Estate)
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The West Chester school board recently approved a tax hike to help maintain and grow their annual budget. For the full article and more details, visit our blog post here. 

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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Who doesn't love pizza?  There are many versions of a good pizza and coming from South Philadelphia, and being of Italian descent, I think I can claim some semblance of being an expert in this area.  My favorite restaurant in the area as I've mentioned ad nauseum is Limoncello.  They have several...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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Last week's word was Local and I detailed a lot of my favorite local places.  You can read about them here.A lot of folks in the Philadelphia suburbs refer to Philadelphia as going "downtown".  Philadelphia, the place where I was born raised is a wonderful town, truly up and coming nowadays.  Gro...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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It looks like historic preservation was at the top of the agenda this morning for over 50 civic minded volunteers who gathered at the Chester County General Services Center for an exchange of ideas. Led by members of the County Planning Commission and sponsored by the Chester County Historic Pres...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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One of the definitions of local, according to Merriam-Webster is: of or belong to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood.  When I think local, I think about the West Chester area.  Where do you go for dinner locally?  Living in the West Chester area, one of my favorite local s...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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 October 7 was the first Saturday in October, and local historic home fans know what that means--it's Chester County Day's 77th annual house tour. (left Franklin St. home)            For many years, a friend and I have been showing up the night before at the historic Chester County courthouse in ...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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On last night's Town Tours and Village Walks,  we visited Trimbleville,  which was a key spot as the British army followed a maze of local roads on September 11, 1777 on the way to meet Washington's Continental army in Chadd's Ford. Local loyalists led Generals Howe and Cornwallis and 8500 soldie...

By Carolyn Roland-Historic Homes For Sale In Delaware and S. Chester County PA, Carolyn Roland, GRI, CRS
(Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate)
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Chester County originally included present-day Delaware, Lancaster, and Berks counties. In 1729, Lancaster County was formed, creating the western boundary of Chester County. In 1752, a northern boundary was established with the creation of Berks County. With the drawing of the Mason-Dixon Line i...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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Homes for Sale in the West Chester BoroughWhy Do People Live here?West Chester Borough is a very cool college town and also the county seat of Chester County.  There is a thriving restaurant and shopping community, a wonderful hotel, a theater, and many small town events, i.e., Old  Fashioned Chr...

By Drew Heasley, Realtor, Chester County Pennsylvania
(Keller Williams Realty Inc.)
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West Chester Ackworth Allegiance Applebrook Applegate Appleville West Arborview Arbours At W Goshen Ashbridge Ashbridge Farms Ashford Ashleybrooke Est Ashwell Audubon Autun Bala Banbury Beaumont Bernay Woods Beversrede Birchlan Birmingham Birmingham Hunt Bittersweet Black Horse Run Blue Rock Mead...

By Drew Heasley, Realtor, Chester County Pennsylvania
(Keller Williams Realty Inc.)
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This is West Chester PA Real Estate and homes for sale in West Chester Pennsylvania.  These homes for sale are sorted by neighborhood:West ChesterAppleville West Applebrook Applegate Arborview Arbours At W Goshen Ashbridge Ashbridge Farms Ashford Ashleybrooke Est AshwellBeversrede Banbury Beaumon...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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It's frustrating being a buyer in today's seller's market! This has been a very challenging market for buyers in our area.  Particularly in the price ranges under $500,000.  Homes are being snapped up in multiple bid situations and it's very easy for a buyer to lose confidence in their agent if t...

By Janice Roosevelt, OICP ABR, ePRO,Ecobroker
( Keller Williams Brandywine Valley )
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By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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This weekend was the epic blizzard of 2016 on the east coast.  It snowed from Friday night through Saturday night and dumped about 28 inches of very heavy snow in our area.This photo was taken during another snowstorm when JJ was a bit younger but he had a very similar reaction to this year's sno...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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I have a pool.  It's the best investment I ever made in my home and the worst experience of my life as far as things getting done around the house.  If I ever moved again, I would want a pool, but I would want to buy a home with a pool, not put one in.  It's the most frustrating exercise.  Unless...

By Susan Mangigian, Chester & Delaware County Homes, Delaware and Ches
(RE/MAX Preferred, West Chester, PA, RS152252A)
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Starting about now, the Chili Cook-Off is one of my all time favorite happenings in West Chester borough.  One year, I participated in my office's chili making and while we didn't win, we sure did have a good time.  It's a gorgeous day in West Chester today and I'm looking forward to tasting awar...

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