Philadelphia, Bucks and Montgomery Counties Real Estate. Tips for home buyers, home sellers by Gita Bantwal,Realtor at Re/Max Centre Realtors.: Vacation homes and investment homes are in demand.

Vacation homes and investment homes are in demand.

I read the latest issue of The Residential Specialist, and saw an article which quotes a National Association of Realtors (NAR) 2012 Investment and Vacation home buyer's survey and here are some statistics :

Investment home sales

Percentage of all real estate transactions in 2011 - -----    27

Percentage of all real estate transactions in 2010 -----   17

Vacation home sales

percentage of all real estate transactions in 2011 -------  11

Percentage of all real estate transactions in 2010 ------  10

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I am a Certified Residential specialist and hold the CRS designation.

If you are looking to buy investment properties call Gita Bantwal at Re/Max Centre 215343820x124

 

 

 

 

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Gita Bantwal is a Realtor with RE/MAX Centre Realtors in Bucks County, a Northern suburb of Philadelphia. You can view 1000s of listings on her web site www.GitaBantwal.com

 

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Comment balloon 4 commentsGita Bantwal • July 26 2012 06:40AM

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Morning Gita...that is a good stat...I know for one, I can surely use a vacation...can't remember the last time I took one!

Posted by Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold! (RE/MAX Realty Center ) over 6 years ago

Interesting stats, Gita.  Several co-workers are taking advantage of good deals in investment property.

Have a good day!

Posted by Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor (Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate) over 6 years ago

Real estate investors are taking advantage of attractive prices as they build their rental portfolios.


Have an outstanding week with your camera in hand.


Posted by Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs (Realty Group Referrals) over 6 years ago

Kristin, Hope you go on your dream vacation soon.

Mary, It is a good idea to buy investment property .

Roy, Have a good weekend.

 

Posted by Gita Bantwal, REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel (RE/MAX Centre Realtors) over 6 years ago

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