Lots to do this weekend in northwest Philadelphia!

A few (of many) cool things happening for the Halloween weekend on Germantown Avenue: -the 13th Annual Trick or Treat Pancake Breakfast benefiting the Chestnut Hill Rotary Club, held at the Lutheran Seminary, 7301 Germantown Ave, Saturday 10/29, 8-10:30. -Scary Stories at the Stagecrafters Theater, FREE for children!  Friday and Saturday. -Trick or Treating from […]

REALTORS reach out

October is “REALTORS Reach Out” month across the country.  Associations throughout the US are sponsoring initiatives to help their communities.  Elfant Wissahickon REALTORS are members of the Greater Philadelphia, Montgomery County and Suburban West Associations of REALTORS.  Mary Louise Butler, Associate Broker with our company, is the 2011 President of the Greater Philadelphia Association of […]

Mortgage Rates for October 20, 2011

We asked Craig Smith of Mortgage Master to give us his most current interest rates and what he was seeing in the market: “Mortgage rates have risen off their recent ‘historic’ lows by as much as ½%.  For most of 2011, mortgage rates have moved in the same direction as stock prices, and stocks have […]

Welcome the Wendy Schwartz Team!

We’re so pleased to announce that Wendy Schwartz, Tamika Nealy-Farmbry and Sara Stewart have joined our group of dedicated real estate professionals. The Wendy Schwartz Team is thrilled to provide its clientele with exceptional service and professional guidance through the major life transition of buying or selling their home.  They have experience servicing northwest and […]

Rates for October 11, 2011

We asked John Coneys of Superior Home Mortgage to give us his most current interest rates and what he was seeing in the market: “So, what did last week’s economic data (jobs report) mean for the bond markets and interest rates?…. When our economy is struggling, our Bond Market usually benefits as investors seek a […]

Fall Festival

Yesterday, Elfant Wissahickon Realtors participated in the annual Chestnut Hill Fall for the Arts Festival. Many of our agents and our colleagues were out on the Avenue meeting festival goers.  This was our first Fall festival since opening our headquarters at 8039 Germantown Avenue in Chestnut Hill! The weather was absolutely gorgeous and the Avenue […]

Technology Tools for Real Estate Buyers

Here are a handful of cool tech tools for those thinking about buying or shopping for a home:   The Rent vs. Buy Calculator from Trulia:  Trying to decide between renting or buying?  This calculator shows you the short term and long term differences in your bottom line. Home Tracker for iPhone:  Keeps track of […]