Tredyffrin Historic House Tour 2011

Tredyffrin Township Historic Preservation Trust House Tour It’s time to look forward to one of my favorite events The 7th Annual Tredyffrin Township Historic House Tour, Saturday, September 24th 12 Noon – 5pm. I always enjoy being an Historic House Tour Volunteer where I get to share some of our rich history with my neighbors…
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Winning At Old Forge Crossing Devon Pa 19333

Old Forge Crossing Condo Community Open House Five Realtors will present a Progressive Luncheon Open House Tour featuring 9 Listings in the Old Forge Crossing Condominium Community on Tuesday 8/23/11 from 11am – 2pm. Stop By for light refreshments. I’ll be serving yummy Chocolate Brownies at my listing at 161 Old Forge Crossing in Devon,…
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Tredyffrin Concert Gets Second Chance

Belated Concert, “Cool Beans Band” Arrives September 11, 2011 The meltdown that passed for Summer in Tredyffrin Township broke a few“heat wave” records for all of Philadelphia. Be careful not to miss the belated Summer gift of the popular Cool Beans Band Concert at The Pavilion in Wilson Farm Park. The rescheduled concert will be a welcome…
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Smile You Are On Real Estate Photography

Begin With Good Real Estate Photography I have always enjoyed photography. In fact I can well remember the Christmas morning excitement as a kid when I got my first “Brownie” Camera and three rolls of film. I do my own Real Estate Photography and also sometimes do photography work for other Realtors®. Good Real Estate…
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3 Home Staging Mistakes To Avoid

Keeping The Right Stuff! It was Shakespeare who said, “All the worlds a stage…”, a pretty good metaphor for real estate in this market. Setting the stage, lights camera action- it should all be done before the curtain goes up. A good Professional Home Stager,  is worth their weight in gold. The ASP, Association of Staging Professionals reports…
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Fun Things To Do End of Summer 2011

Labor Day and End of Summer Family Fun Things To Do Around Chester County and the Philadelphia Main Line Pa  Labor Day September 5, 2011 – It’s hard to believe that we’re already thinking about Labor Day. Multiple heat waves made this Summer seem all too short as we hop scotched from air conditioned homes…
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Professional Real Estate Ethics

Early Adopter or Luddite? This week I’ll be getting smarter at my Suburban West Realtors Association in Malvern, Pa. Together with my fellow Realtors, we’ll be learning more about “Responsible Real Estate In An Electronic World”. My real estate business has been online for the majority of my career. And I can tell you that…
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Photography For Real Estate Listings

Hello Digital Photography Goodby MLS Books. Get Over It! The Real Estate Listing Photograph was a very lonely creature when I first began my Real Estate Career. There was only one black and white real estate photograph that lived in the MLS Books. The MLS Books were about the size of the Yellow Pages Telephone…
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Tredyffrin Township Condos And Townhomes

Good To Be A Tredyffrin Townhouse Buyer If you are a Townhouse or a Condo Buyer or Seller in Tredyffrin Township you will have seen the most real estate activity in all of Chester County Pa in the past 12 months. There were 354 units sold in Tredyffrin, followed by 195 sold in Phoenixville, 188…
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3 Ways Real Estate Is Like Scrabble

Scrabble and Real Estate Perhaps you love to play Scrabble AND you have a penchant for the world of real estate like me. As a child I spent many happy Summer days playing marathon games of Monopoly with family and friends. And even today, a few running games of Scrabble on my iPhone helps keep…
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Cool Off with Yapple Yogurt in Wynnewood

Cuisine: Frozen Yogurt, Smoothies, Tea, etc. Price: $-$$ Location: Wynnewood Located just off of E. Wynnewood Road, in the Wynnewood Shopping Center is Yapple Yogurt, a frozen yogurt paradise, one could say. Yapple Yogurt’s first location is here on the Mainline, but has two locations opening soon in Levittown, PA and in Brick Township, New…
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Happy Father’s Day from Dine-Out Mainline!

Photo credit: Main Line Dine (www.mainlinedine.com) Does Dad feel like eating pizza tonight?  Check out Bake 425 in Bryn Mawr (1012 West Lancaster Avenue).  Bake 425 uses local and organic ingredients to make pizzas that you can buy at their location and bake at home! Bake 425 also offers pick-up and delivery options for their…
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Farmers’ Market: Bryn Mawr

Location: On the corner of Lancaster Avenue and Morris Avenue in Municipal Parking Lot #7, in-between the Bryn Mawr Septa station and the Bryn Mawr US Post Office. When: Saturdays from 9am – 1pm, RAIN or SHINE! The Bryn Mawr Farmers’ Market is a quaint, little market that is situated in a metered parking lot…
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Dine-Out: Sweetgreen

ARDMORE – Cuisine: Salad/Soup/Yogurt Price: $$ Location: Ardmore Located in Ardmore (with its other location in Center City near UPenn), Sweetgreen is a restaurant chain that is based out of Washington, DC. Started by three eco-minded Georgetown students, Sweetgreen aims to be a restaurant that provides ingredients from farms nearby that are local and organic, keep a…
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Tango: Eco-friendly architecture in Bryn Mawr

A long-standing Mainline favorite since its opening in 2000, Tango Bistro has recently renovated its building to be incredibly Eco-friendly. The roof has 88 solar panels that sustain the restaurant’s own energy. According to Cheryl Allison’s piece in the Main Line Times (“Conundrum: Encouraging preservation, conservation in township” April 2010), Tango was projected to save about 20 percent…
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Dine-Out: Xilantro

WAYNE, PA – Spelled according its ancient Mayan origin, Xilantro (meaning—cilantro, the herb) is a brand-new Mexican restaurant in Wayne, PA. The restaurant just opened on Tuesday May 31 to business partners Luis Martin (of his Sarape concept restaurants) and Joel Solomon. Xilantro is located just off of Lancaster Avenue on 103 North Wayne, across…
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Product featurette: Give Water, Eco-friendly philanthropy

What is Give’s mission? Give’s mission is to make it possible that every consumer can also be a philanthropist. The water comes packaged in bottles with different colors, each benefitting a different cause: Give Hope–pink for women with breast cancer, Give Love–green for environmental protection, Give Life–blue for children in need, and Give Strength–orange for…
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Dine-Out: White Dog Cafe

WAYNE, PA: Just off of Lancaster Avenue at the Town Center at Wayne is the White Dog Café. It is nestled in a modern commercial setting, neighboring a children’s boutique cutely titled “Peanutbutter and Jane”, a financial firm and athletic stores just to name a few.  The White Dog brings a very comfortable and distinctive…
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Video: Tredyffrin presents citations to Radnor first responders

The Save Ardmore Coalition SAC is a grassroots organization dedicated to the revitalization of Ardmore, Pennsylvania’s business district based on community input, consensus building, sound and comprehensive planning, and the preservation of our architectural heritage. Latest Entries First Friday Main Line Has The Cure for The Summertime Blues on September 2nd in Ardmore, PA!

Video:Paul Olson makes his 400th donation of blood for the Red Cross

The Save Ardmore Coalition SAC is a grassroots organization dedicated to the revitalization of Ardmore, Pennsylvania’s business district based on community input, consensus building, sound and comprehensive planning, and the preservation of our architectural heritage. Latest Entries First Friday Main Line Has The Cure for The Summertime Blues on September 2nd in Ardmore, PA!

Easttown supervisors raise fines for illegal horse-show parking

The Save Ardmore Coalition SAC is a grassroots organization dedicated to the revitalization of Ardmore, Pennsylvania’s business district based on community input, consensus building, sound and comprehensive planning, and the preservation of our architectural heritage. Latest Entries First Friday Main Line Has The Cure for The Summertime Blues on September 2nd in Ardmore, PA!

Tredyffrin supervisors discuss Trout Creek, continue sidewalk hearing

The Save Ardmore Coalition SAC is a grassroots organization dedicated to the revitalization of Ardmore, Pennsylvania’s business district based on community input, consensus building, sound and comprehensive planning, and the preservation of our architectural heritage. Latest Entries First Friday Main Line Has The Cure for The Summertime Blues on September 2nd in Ardmore, PA!