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October Sees Active Housing Market Despite So-called Off-season of Home Sales
Posted: November 14, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported October data showed an active housing market, even during the so-called off-season of home... Read More

Summer Selling Season Ends with Modest Gains in Home Prices, New Listings
Posted: October 17, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported September data showed a modest month after home prices reached a near-decade high in August... Read More

Lehigh Valley Home Prices Climb Toward Decade High
Posted: September 12, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported August data shows a median home price that hasn’t been seen in nearly a decade. This... Read More

It's a Seller's Market in the Greater Lehigh Valley
Posted: August 14, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported July data shows that the shift to a predominantly seller’s market is mostly complete.... Read More

Homes Sales Move Quickly as Inventory Drops, Prices Rise
Posted: July 11, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported June data shows that the inventory slump is driving up home prices and sellers are almost... Read More

Inventory Shortage Doesn't Quell Optimism for Summer Home Buying and Selling
Posted: June 14, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported May data shows that, although we continue to battle an inventory shortage in the Lehigh... Read More

First-time Buyers Feeling Pinch of Low Inventory, Higher Prices
Posted: May 12, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported April data shows that the squeeze on inventory may be putting prices just out of reach of... Read More

Greater Lehigh Valley Real Estate Market Sees 1st Quarter End on a High Note
Posted: April 11, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported March data shows that we can comfortably consider the first quarter to have been a good... Read More

Greater Lehigh Valley Real Estate Sees Heavy Lean Toward Seller's Market
Posted: March 14, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported February data shows that the start of the year ushered in a wave of good news with a hot... Read More

Winter, Low Inventory Slow Down January's Real Estate Market
Posted: February 14, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported January data shows that sale totals inevitably started off slow, and may continue to do so... Read More

December Real Estate Market Sees Home Prices Rise as Inventory Continues Slump
Posted: January 12, 2017 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported December data shows that most of 2016 offered the same monthly housing market highlights... Read More

Consistent Lehigh Valley Housing Market Sees Inventory Down, Higher Prices, Fast Sales
Posted: December 13, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported November data shows that, as we we’ve seen with regularity throughout 2016, inventory... Read More

Lehigh Valley Housing Market Continues Battle Over Inventory
Posted: November 14, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported October data shows that, as we enter the final quarter of 2016, not much has changed since... Read More

Closed home sales in the Lehigh Valley see slight boost as demand booms
Posted: October 12, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported September data shows that, as anticipated at the outset of the year, demand has remained... Read More

Closed home sales in the Lehigh Valley cooled off during August; could be the norm for remainder of 2016
Posted: September 13, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported August data that shows dwindling inventory numbers are beginning to adversely affect the... Read More

GLVR to Host Economic Outlook with Dr. Lawrence Yun
Posted: August 29, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® will host an Economic Outlook event with Dr. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of... Read More

Lehigh Valley homes are selling faster than they have in the past several years, despite rising prices
Posted: August 15, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported July data that shows the valley’s real estate market took off like a firework, with... Read More

As Predicted: Greater Lehigh Valley Housing Market Continues to Sizzle
Posted: July 13, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported June data shows the Valley housing market triumphantly ended the first half of 2016 on a... Read More

How to Host a Sizzling Summer Open House
Posted: July 07, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

According to the National Association of Realtors®, more than 40 percent of all homes sold last year were between the months of May and August.... Read More

Your Picture With Emmitt Smith is Now Available!
Posted: June 21, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

Thank you for being a successful part of the Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® 4th Annual Signature Event with Emmitt Smith! Your pictures with... Read More

Second quarter of 2016 proves to be an equally rewarding period for home buyers and sellers
Posted: June 15, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported May data shows that all the early-year forecasts were correct — spring of 2016 has... Read More

A healthy real estate market continues its resurgence, fueled by favorable economic conditions
Posted: May 13, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported April data shows that as predicted at the beginning of the year, the valley’s real... Read More

Despite another month of falling inventory numbers, home prices remain affordable
Posted: April 13, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the March data shows the number of homes for sale on the market continues to shrink... Read More

Housing Market Enters March Like a Lion Despite Inventory Concerns
Posted: March 14, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the February data shows the local housing market is doing well despite a dwindling... Read More

Housing Market Kicks Off 2016 Sure and Steady
Posted: February 12, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the January housing data solidifies predictions that both prices and home sales should... Read More

Healthy Housing Market Accepts Rate Increase
Posted: January 12, 2016 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the December data shows that the housing market is willing to accept the much... Read More

Healthy demand leads housing market to best year since 2006
Posted: December 15, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the November data shows that the housing market is healthy and stable, and expected to... Read More

Should you sell your home this holiday season?
Posted: December 03, 2015 | by: Chris Raad, President, Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The holidays have arrived and so has the time of year when home sellers wonder whether they should keep their properties on the market or take them... Read More

Housing Market Cools Off Just Slightly After a Red-Hot Summer
Posted: November 17, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the October data reveals an anticipated seasonal slowdown following the stretch of... Read More

Housing Market Ends Third Quarter with Solid Strength
Posted: October 13, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) reported that the September data reveals we are in the midst of one of the healthiest housing... Read More

Housing Market Gains Continue Through Summer
Posted: September 14, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported the August housing market showed positive trends that indicate more homes are selling, spending... Read More

Power Breakfast: Networking Secrets and Lead Conversion
Posted: August 24, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) will hold a Power Breakfast, which will focus on networking secrets and lead conversion, on... Read More

2nd Annual Residential Real Estate Summit Set for September 23
Posted: August 24, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® (GLVR) will host its 2nd Annual Residential Real Estate Summit on Wednesday, September 23, 2015, at the... Read More

Strong Housing Market Ready for Interest Rates to Rise
Posted: August 12, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported the July housing market posted a 13.8 percent rise in closed sales to 774 compared to 680 last... Read More

2015 Housing Market Posts Strong First Half
Posted: July 13, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported that the June housing market continues to show consistent, stable, steady growth. At this midyear... Read More

Staging Makes a Difference
Posted: July 10, 2015 | by: Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®

Homeowners thinking about selling their homes should consider home staging to increase their chances of selling the home faster and at a higher... Read More

Housing Prices Continue to Rise, while Interest Rates Remain Steady
Posted: June 11, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported that the May housing market showed prices continued to gain traction, while the slight contraction... Read More

As Positive Real Estate Trends Continue, Prices Gain Traction
Posted: May 13, 2015 | by:

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported the April housing market showed positive trends that indicate more homes are selling, spending... Read More

Spring Brings Healthy Real Estate Season
Posted: April 14, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported that the March housing market showed positive trends that lead to a healthy selling season... Read More

French Drain and Curtain Drain Design: What You Need to Know
Posted: April 02, 2015 | by: John Riha | houselogic.com

A French drain, sometimes called a curtain drain, is a simple system with no moving parts — gravity removes excess water from problem areas... Read More

SOLD OUT! 'Property Brothers' to Headline GLVR's 3rd Annual Signature Event
Posted: March 27, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

This event is SOLD OUT! You can still experience the event by following @GLVR_Realtors, #GLVRRealtors and #PropertyBrothers on Twitter. The... Read More

Real Estate Sales and Prices Continue to Climb
Posted: March 12, 2015 | by: Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS®

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported that the February housing market continues the positive trends in both sales and prices. Pending... Read More

Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors® Optimistic About 2015
Posted: February 12, 2015 | by: Mallory Vough

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® is reporting the January housing market indications point to more sales, more listings, more new... Read More

Year Ends with Strong Real Estate Sales
Posted: January 16, 2015 | by: Mallory Vough

The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® reported the December housing market ended 2014 with strong sales numbers. Pending sales were up 24.5... Read More

How to Protect Your Home From Severe Cold
Posted: January 06, 2015 | by: Gwen Moran for HouseLogic

Homeowners in cold weather climates, such as the Northeast, Midwest, and mountain areas, face icy conditions, blizzards, and other cold weather... Read More

November Housing Data Shows Continuing Growth
Posted: December 16, 2014 | by: Mallory Vough

According to the housing market data just released by the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS®, during the month of November 2014, for the... Read More

October Housing Data Shows Ongoing Strength
Posted: November 21, 2014 | by: Mallory Vough

According to the housing market data just released by the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR), during the month of October 2014... Read More

LVAR Data Shows Steady Improvement in Inventory Levels
Posted: October 13, 2014 | by: Mallory Vough

As the premier source of real estate information in the Lehigh Valley, the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR) is pleased to provide... Read More

LVAR Announces Fundraiser for 'Homes for Our Troops'
Posted: September 16, 2014 | by: Mallory L. Vough

The Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR) has announced that it will hold a fundraiser, Run for the Red, White and Blue, to benefit... Read More

LVAR Releases Data on August Housing Market
Posted: September 15, 2014 | by: Mallory L. Vough

As the premier source of real estate information in the Lehigh Valley, the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR) is pleased to provide... Read More

Lehigh Valley Residential Real Estate Summit to be Held Sept. 23.
Posted: August 19, 2014 | by: Mallory Vough

The Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR) will host a Lehigh Valley Residential Real Estate Summit on Tuesday, Sept. 23. During the... Read More

LVAR Data Shows Growing Momentum within Lehigh Valley Real Estate Market
Posted: July 11, 2014 | by: Mallory Vough

As the premier source of real estate information in the Lehigh Valley, the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR) is pleased to... Read More

LVAR Data Reveals Balanced Lehigh Valley Real Estate Market
Posted: June 11, 2014 | by: Mallory Vough

As the premier source of real estate information in the Lehigh Valley, the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® (LVAR) is pleased to provide... Read More

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