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LCAR Board of Directors Minutes — July, 2018

LCAR Board of Directors Minutes — July, 2018

July 11, 2018 Upon motion by Brian Davison, second by Jennifer King, the minutes of the June 13, 2018 Directors' Meeting were approved. The Financial Policy Committee reported meeting with PNC's Institutional Client Advisor and reviewing the Association's portfolio....

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Flood Insurance, Part 4

Flood Insurance, Part 4

Floodplain FAQ The National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 created the Federal Insurance Administration and made flood insurance available for the first time. The Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 made the purchase of flood insurance mandatory for the protection of...

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Tiny House = Tiny Options for Financing

Tiny House = Tiny Options for Financing

Tiny Houses have been around for a few years but have increased in popularity recently and have even gained ground here in Central Pennsylvania. They are often very trendy with style and design, and they offer what some seem to see as a more affordable alternative to...

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LCAR Membership Updates — June, 2018

LCAR Membership Updates — June, 2018

New Members Realtors® Olivia Adams, Keller Williams Elite Nathan Boyer, SlateHouse Realty Antonio Bua, Keller Williams Elite Rebeccah Church, Iron Valley Real Estate of Lancaster Heather Cooper, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Michael Crawley, Berkshire Hathaway...

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The Case of the Absent Agent

The Case of the Absent Agent

It's summertime. The kids are out of school. The sun is out. The beach is calling. We all need a vacation. This is the perfect time . . . not too busy and only one listing and it's been languishing. Let's pack up and head out for a week since nobody will miss me! So,...

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New Millage Rates

New Millage Rates

For a list of Lancaster County millage rates, including the new School millage rates effective July 1st, click here.

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LCAR Board of Directors Minutes — June, 2018

LCAR Board of Directors Minutes — June, 2018

June 13, 2018 Upon motion by Richard Boas, second by Rob Hess, the minutes of the May 9, 2018 Directors' Meeting were approved. The Directors discussed "Work Group" updates regarding Bright MLS. A number of issues were raised, including the "pace" at which the...

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Who’s Listening?

Who’s Listening?

A recent call to the Hotline was from a listing salesperson who just ended an interesting conversation with her seller. The seller had called to relate some of the feedback he had "received" from potential buyers who had toured the property. Long story short, the...

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What You Need to Know If You Have a Swimming Pool

What You Need to Know If You Have a Swimming Pool

If you are like us, your dream is to have a pool in your backyard with the idea to have an endless escape from the humid and hot summer temperatures. But before you dive into your refreshing retreat, here are the need-to-knows about owning a swimming pool. Maintenance...

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Flood Insurance, Part 3

Flood Insurance, Part 3

Types of Flooding and Flood Damage Flooding Frequency The 100-year flood* is the standard flood used by FEMA to define flood risk. It was originally selected as a good tradeoff between cost and level of protection. It's also a nice round number. There are other less...

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Lancaster County Association of Realtors®

Lancaster County Association of Realtors®