Mary's Real Estate Blog

My real estate blog entails of many different aspects all about real estate. I work hard to stay on top of the latest trends, provide the most useful tips, and find both fun and local main line events for my readers. In addition, I also have blog posts of topics homeowners should be aware of in the housing market. Everything you need to know is right here. Don't forget to check back weekly to make sure you never miss one of my posts.

DecoratingHoliday DecorSeasonal
December 3, 2018

I’ve Been Dreaming of a White Christmas

White is a color that instantly makes any space feel larger when used correctly. If you are looking for a breathtaking display for your holiday guests check out my design...
Holiday DecorLifestyleSeasonal
November 30, 2018

Fa La La Folliage

Christmas time is officially upon us. Now it is time to start decorating our homes to fit the season. Let's Start with the front door. You can never have too...
things to do this holiday season LifestyleSeasonal
November 23, 2018

Things to do this Holiday Season

Main Line A Longwood Christmas: From November 22nd-January 6. Enjoy the beautiful Christmas themed topiary gardens along with weekend breakfast with Santa. Christmas around the farm: From December 1st -...
sell your home during the holidays SeasonalSelling a home
November 14, 2018

7 Reasons to Sell Your House During the Holidays

Did you know that there are actually a lot of advantages to you when selling your home during the holiday season? 1. While there may be less buyers out there,...
Home for Sale
October 26, 2018

157 Brindle Court at Stony Creek Farms

Do you have a family member or know a friend who is looking to downsize into a 55+ community? Stony Creek Farms is twice voted "Montgomery County's best 55+ community"....
55 community, senior living, active living, community, 157 Brindle Court, Active Living Community
October 8, 2018

Beat the crowd: Considering a 55+ community can give you an advantage

If you’re reading this article, I’m going to venture a guess that you’re a baby boomer looking to purchase a home more suitable to your lifestyle due to the changes...
LifestyleSeasonal
October 1, 2018

Things to do this Fall Season

It is now officially fall so it's time to start looking for fall activities to make the most out of the season. Events Phoenixville Food Truck Festival: October 6 This...
Home BuyingReal EstateSelling a home
September 17, 2018

Why is my home not selling?

Has your home been sitting on the market for a long period of time? If so, you have come to the right place. When selling a home it is extremely important...
DecoratingHome InteriorsInterior DesignSeasonal
September 7, 2018

Preparing your home for Fall

Summer is quickly coming to an end so it is time to start preparing our homes for the fall. Fall is one of my favorite times of year, with so...
Home & GardenHome InteriorsInterior DesignLifestyle
August 31, 2018

Recommended shops on the Main Line

This summer, I spent some time traveling around the Main Line area, specifically the towns of Paoli, Wayne, and Malvern. After stopping at shops in each town, I compiled a...
Main Line Brunch, Places to eat on the Main Line Lifestyle
August 24, 2018

If you are like me and absolutely love brunch food, then you have come to the right place. This summer I have visited many different cafes on the main line,...
LifestyleSelling a home
August 17, 2018

How social media can help to sell your home

We live in an era dominated by technology with instant access to much information on the Internet. Nearly everything we are looking for we can find via the Internet, either...
many any room feel larger Home InteriorsInterior DesignLifestyle
August 10, 2018

How to Make Any Room Feel Larger

Does the interior of your home feel cramped and cluttered? If so, I have all the necessary tips for you to make your room feel neat, organized, and most importantly...
Selling a home
August 3, 2018

Prepare for selling your home

Selling your home can be a stressful and emotional process. However, if you are a potential home-seller, I have some good news for you: collecting the energy and willpower to...
Home Buying
July 20, 2018

What to look for when moving and choosing a school

If you have children or are planning on having children and are looking to move, something to be considered is where your children will attend school. It is important for...
GardeningHome & GardenHome MaintenanceLandscapingLifestyleSelling a home
July 16, 2018

Landscaping & Gardening

There are so many benefits to landscaping. Not only does it add curb appeal, but it could also play a factor in helping your home to sell. Whether you are...
Selling a home
July 11, 2018

Should I have my house professionally staged before selling?

I recently visited Vintage Home, a furniture and décor shop in Paoli, and took pictures of their wonderfully staged displays. While Vintage Home sells merchandise and doesn’t do professional staging,...
Home BuyingLifestyle
July 5, 2018

Why a townhouse could be the perfect fit for you

Are you looking for a new home that is less expensive than a single-family home, but still offers the same feel and space? If so, then a townhouse could be...
LifestyleSelling a home
June 26, 2018

Stage your front porch for the summer, add curb appeal!

It’s so easy to get caught up in the routine of our everyday lives that we forget to keep up with the seasons and sometimes find ourselves putting away our…

Home BuyingSelling a home
June 13, 2018

Status Report: Summer 2018

Competition shift is likely on the horizon With the spring rush behind us, it’s time to turn to the long-term Real Estate Market Forecast for our region.  And with the economy…

Lifestyle
June 1, 2018

Top things to do this summer for new residents on The Main Line

If you are thinking about moving or have just recently moved to the Main Line, you may be wondering about places to go or sights to see nearby that will…

Real Estate in Winter Selling a home
January 6, 2018

Should I take my house off of the market during the winter?

Is selling in winter a bad idea? Here’s a secret that most people are not aware of:  There are a lot of buyers out in the cold and even during…