Choosing a Home to Suit Your Lifestyle

Choosing a Home to Suit Your Lifestyle

As the popular saying goes “Home is where the heart is.” A great notion in its simplicity, but determining what type of home satisfies the heart’s desires may take considerable thought and exploration. By many reports, new home sales are, and have been, on the rise...
What Are Millennials Looking for in a Home?

What Are Millennials Looking for in a Home?

Millennials have home-buying preferences and habits all their own. For a variety of financial and lifestyle reasons, millennials want to own homes and consider home ownership more sensible than renting. As with home buyers in other demographics, millennials know that...
New Construction Outlook

New Construction Outlook

Given all the evidence of the strong activity in 2020, it would be tempting to suggest that the housing market manage to thrive in the face of a global pandemic. What would be incorrect, however, is to assume that the novel coronavirus COVID-19 did not influence the...
Sustainable Pittsburgh

Sustainable Pittsburgh

From companies to community members to colleges and universities, Pittsburgh’s spirit of innovation drives regional sustainability efforts. For cities like Pittsburgh, every day is a building block toward a more sustainable and prosperous future. Practicing...
Pittsburgh’s Eastern Suburbs

Pittsburgh’s Eastern Suburbs

Comfort, Convenience and Community In the midst of an ongoing pandemic, a tempestuous election and social discord, who would have foreseen a surge in the housing market?  Jacob Passey, in his Marketwatch.com article “What a Covid-19 vaccine would mean for mortgage...
Financing the Housing Market, 2021

Financing the Housing Market, 2021

Somehow, amid all the economic distress caused by the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the U.S. housing market is in robust condition. It seems that with each passing month the reports on home price appreciation or existing home sales are rosier than the month before. With...