Apr 19, 2016 | Kim Shindle
“If a property owner believes his land is improperly included in a Special Flood Hazard Area, commonly known as a flood zone, he may want to appeal this placement,” according to Teresa Miller, Pennsylvania Insurance commissioner.
Apr 14, 2016 | Kim Shindle
The Santora amendment to House Bill 1437 passed the House (194-0) yesterday and will have third consideration after the primary election, after which it will move to the Senate for approval. The amendment more clearly defines “unfit for habitation” to provide better guidance to local code enforcement officials.
Apr 11, 2016 | Kim Shindle
PAR members are asked to respond to a Call-to-Action to ask House members to vote “yes” on the Santora amendment to House Bill 1437, which will more clearly define “unfit for habitation” to provide better guidance to local code enforcement officials.
Mar 30, 2016 | Kim Shindle
Asking clients how they prefer to communicate is critical in today’s real estate market, according to Melissa Case, corporate blog manager for Citrix and a former Realtor®.
Mar 18, 2016 | Kim Shindle
New changes to the Homeowner Septic Program make it more beneficial for homeowners facing high costs associated with on-lot septic system repairs or first-time sewer connections.
Mar 10, 2016 | Kim Shindle
Pottsville Realtor Erica Ramus said it’s important to have reviews from your clients online. “Sixty-seven percent of consumers said they read up to six reviews; 85 percent said they read up to 10 reviews and 7 percent are reading 20 or more reviews.”
Mar 1, 2016 | Kim Shindle
The state recently created a new webpage, providing information on flood insurance available to Pennsylvania homeowners and renters, according to Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller.