Butera Blog

March 25, 2019

Are You Ready to Rightsize?

You love your family house. So many memories.happy couple ready to retire

And now your kids are grown and living in other places.

You don’t need the big house anymore because you’re retired or dialing back.

The extra bathroom rarely gets used.


Is it Time to Rightsize?

Many people are finding that their ...

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Posted in Butera Blog
Feb. 25, 2019

Buying or Selling – Now’s the Time!

Home Ownership


Isn’t spring the start of the home market season?  Not necessarily!


Don’t wait for spring to look – the market is already busy! If you start looking now and find something you like, call the Pam Butera Group to check it out for you. We’ll ...

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Feb. 6, 2019

Shopping for a Home on the Internet – Want to Know a Secret?



Its easy to house hunt online right?


Look around. Find something you like. Tap for more information. That’s it.


Not exactly.


Eureka! I Found It!


It’s no secret that you can search for a house online, contact your agent, tell them you want to ...

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Nov. 8, 2018

Fall 2018 Philadelphia Area home price update


Friends and Clients,

If you've been thinking of selling your home, you'll want to keep reading.

That's because this message will show you how to get a significant advantage over a lot of other home sellers in the Philadelphia Area.

We'll explain how in just ...

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July 6, 2018

Homes with blue bathrooms sell for more

Choosing the right paint color for your bathroom can result in a huge return on your investment, according to Zillow’s 2017 Paint Analysis. Thousands of homes sold in the Philadelphia area were examined to see how certain wall colors impacted the home’s sale price. A $50 can of paint and ...

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March 20, 2018

NEW DATA: Top high schools in Pennsylvania by SAT scores


The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) has published the SAT test scores for public high schools statewide. We've put together a ranking of the top-scoring schools in the state with at least 30 test-takers – based on the total mean score. Some of the highest ranking schools ...

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March 20, 2018

Subscriptions that make homeownership easy!

1. Filter Easy

Air filters delivered to your doorstep when you need it. They are high quality and made in the USA. 
Pro Tip from Maria on The Pam Butera Group: "I use Filter Easy and it has lowered my heating costs and keeps my heater in great condition ...
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Feb. 28, 2018

Don't fall short of your New Year's Resolution to buy a home!

Don't fall short of your New Year's Resolution to buy a home! 80% of new year resolutions fail by the end February. Don't become a statistic and let your resolution to buy a new home this year become another dream. NOW is the time to start prepping ...

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Feb. 19, 2018

How To Outsmart Your Mortgage Company!


One extra mortgage payment each year adds up. Where does the strategy come in? Most months have four weeks, which means that in those months, you'll be paying the exact same amount as if you made your typical monthly payment Each year, a few months have a fifth ...

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Posted in Butera Blog, Mortgage
Feb. 9, 2018

When it snows in Philadelphia, the Fun Begins

(image curtasy of: http://www.phillymag.com)

When winter arrives in Philadelphia, there’s no reason to be glum. There are plenty of fun activities to keep you (and the entire family!) entertained from November to March. Whether your idea of winter fun is trying out a new sport or enjoying ...

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