Kreiser New Homes Blog

Kreiser Construction builds Quality, Affordable, On-Time New Homes in Lebanon County. Through our blog we hope to educate, encourage and motivate you as you search for a new home, purchase a new home and pay off your new home mortgage. In addition, we'll let you know of happenings in and around Lebanon County.
Oct
17

Lawn Care: Tips for a Green Lawn

Lawn Care: Tips for a Green Lawn
Enhanced by Zemanta
A Green Lawn.  I think it's in my blood passed down from my dad and maybe his dad ...  the desire for a luscious, think green lawn that I can enjoy as well as my neighbors.  In fact, I watch my 18 year old son take the iniative to cut the lawn without being asked simply because he loves the "look". With the continued push to bann chemical use on your lawn it can seem like quite the ...
Continue reading
1793 Hits
  1793 Hits
Jan
16

Mortgage Free Americans

Mortgage Free Americans
Enhanced by Zemanta
Did you know that according to a recent analysis by the real estate site Zillow 29.3 percent of Americans surveyed do not have a mortgage?  When you do the math, that translates into nearly 21 million Americans who own their homes free and clear.  Imagine what the feels like. What steps are you taking to be mortgage free?  What savings tips would you share with those who are doing t...
Continue reading
2145 Hits
  2145 Hits
May
24

Can I afford a New Home?

Can I afford a New Home?
Are you still humming and hawing over whether it's a good time to purchase a new home?  According to the latest NAHB Report on the Economy , the single family housing market is improving after a slight pause in April.  What's driving this?  The affordability of housing .  In other words this is a great time to shift from renting to owning .  Keep in mind that as more homes...
Continue reading
2120 Hits
  2120 Hits
Jun
28

3 Steps Toward Reaching your Home Ownership Goal

3 Steps Toward Reaching your Home Ownership Goal
Can you afford to buy a new home as a first-time home buyer? As a potential First-Time Home Buyer, the idea of saving for your first home can seem like trying to bicycle of a mountain with a 60% grade . . . Impossible! In fact, a recent poll by the National Association of Home Builders emphasized this very fact: "non-owners identified saving enough money for a down payment and closing costs as the...
Continue reading
6286 Hits
  6286 Hits
Jun
22

Warning: Renting Home or Apt Not in Your Best Interest

Warning: Renting Home or Apt Not in Your Best Interest
Yet another report has coming out indicating that rental prices are going to increase.  Learn more about what the Harvard Study says about the Rental Bubble. According to the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies’ latest report on America’s rental housing, "Rental markets are now tightening, with vacancy rates falling and rents climbing". Here are some additional highlights from the articl...
Continue reading
3637 Hits
  3637 Hits
Jun
20

4 Ways to Kill the American Dream

4 Ways to Kill the American Dream
There is a threat on the horizon.  There's "an unprecedented assault on housing that threatens to derail nearly 100 years of national policy promoting the value of home ownership" states the NAHB and "much of the public remains largely unaware of the potential catastrophe that lies ahead".  Here is a list of reasons why we face such a threat: A sharply limited availability of long-term, ...
Continue reading
3137 Hits
  3137 Hits
May
26

Should I Buy or Rent a Home in Lebanon County

Should I Buy or Rent a Home in Lebanon County

To buy a new home or rent?  That is the question.  Read on to learn what the experts are saying?  Do their findings apply to the quiet and beautiful area we call Lebanon County, PA? As I attempt to track trends in the U.S. housing industry, I have recently come across several articles pertaining to the question: should I rent or buy a home? According to CNN Money, if you live in Bos...
Continue reading
2256 Hits
  2256 Hits
Mar
21

3 Important Facts about New Home Builder Kreiser Construction

When it comes to building a new home, timing is everything.  As I write this blog from Southern Ontario, I watch first hand the frustration that many hopeful new home owners face.  Delay after delay.  The frustration on their faces says it all, "my builder let me down."  As you consider building a new home, please do your research so you don't have to face the regrets, frustrat...
Continue reading
3979 Hits
  3979 Hits
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
Back to top