Month at a Glance | OCTOBER
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Hello Friends! 

As the air starts to get chilly and the leaves begin to change, it is hard not to excited about everything fun that fall brings.  There is so much to do this month in and around Pittsburgh.  Check out the calendar of events for some FREE ADMISSION days for some of the great family fun places around town—such as the Zoo, the Aviary, and the Botanic Garden – just to name a few!

With the cold weather descending upon us, with it comes the cold and flu season.  Thanks to our friends at ConnectedHealth, check out their advice on what you can to do avoid the flu.  

If you are thinking about SELLING or BUYING and would like to discuss how to reach your real estate goals, please connect with me now! It is never too soon to put a plan in place designed to take you where you want to goals. Your best interest is ALWAYS my top priority!

Stay safe and have a great month!

Important Dates and Things to Do

MImportant Dates and Things to Do
Month of October Calendars

Venture Outdoors
Lots to do outdoors in the ‘Burgh in the fall!

Downtown Events
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Events
Butler County Calendar of Events
Cranberry Township Calendar of Events

Fridays and Saturdays in October 
Haunted Pittsburgh Downtown Ghost Tour
at City-County Building

Pumpkin Patches, Hay Rides, & Corn Mazes
Hozaks Farm
Shenot Farm
Trax Farm
Soergel’s Orchards
Harvest Valley Farms
Lonesome Valley Farms
Simmons Farms

Haunted Houses and Trails
Hundred Acres Manor
Demon House
Scare House
Phantom Fright Nights
Freddy’s Haunts
Fright Farm

Tuesday, October 4th 
Free Admission Pittsburgh RAD Days
Heinz Field Tours

October 7th-9th 
Apple Fest
at Franklin, PA

Friday, October 7th 
Free Admission Pittsburgh RAD Days
Pittsburgh Botanic Garden
Pittsburgh Glass Center and New Hazlett Theater
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

Friday, October 7th
Sensory-Friendly Event for Adults (21+)
at The Andy Warhol Museum

Saturday, October 8th 
Free Admission Pittsburgh RAD Days
The Frick
South Park Hay Day

Sunday, October 9th 
Free Admission Pittsburgh RAD Days
Pittsburgh Zoo
Mattress Factory

Monday, October 10th 
Columbus Day – Federal Holiday
Columbus Day Parade
at Liberty Avenue

Friday, October 14th 
21+ Rocky Horror 
at Carnegie Science Center/Highmark SportsWorks

Saturday, October 15th 
2016 Walk to End Alzheimer's
at North Shore Riverfront Park (by Heinz Field)

Sunday, October 16th
321 Ride
at Heinz Field

October 18th-23rd
Finding Neverland
at Benedum Center

October 20th-23rd
Jekyll & Hyde
at Byham Theater

Saturday, October 22nd
Fall Foliage Hike
at Raccoon Creek Park

October 28th-30th
The Midtown Men
at Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts

Saturday, October 29th 
at National Aviary in Pittsburgh

Saturday, October 29th 
2016 Pittsburgh Heart Walk
at North Shore Riverfront Park (by Heinz Field)

Market Trends

The median home value in Cranberry Township is $280,600. Cranberry Township home values have declined -0.5% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 2.7% within the next year. The median price of homes currently listed in Cranberry Township is $312,900.

More info on Cranberry Township Market Trends.
The median home value in Wexford is $330,200. Wexford home values have gone up 2.7% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 1.9% within the next year. The median list price per square foot in Wexford is $153, which is higher than the Pittsburgh Metro average of $107. The median price of homes currently listed in Wexford is $393,990.

More information on Wexford Market Trends
The median home value in Mars is $350,700. Mars home values have gone up 3.1% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 2.5% within the next year. The median price of homes currently listed in Mars is $383,900.
More information on Mars Market Trends
Featured Listing
If SELLING or BUYING a home is on your list for 2017, please connect with me now! It is never too soon to put a plan in place that will help you reach your real estate goals! Your best interest is my top priority!

 Here are some listings I currently have on the market. 
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410 McKean
410 McKean, Marshall Twp -  Absolutely beautiful! Hardwood floors throughout the main level. Cherry KIT w/ new SS appl, granite CT, over-sized island, walk-in pantry & 15x14 Breakfast Room w vaulted ceiling and walls of windows. KIT is open to the family room with gas FP, built-in bookshelves & a wall of windows. Exceptional home office w/ vaulted ceiling, built-in cabinetry and access to the patio. 1st fl guest bedroom w/ adjacent full bath. Master Suite w/ sitting area, tray ceiling, dual walk-in closets, dual vanities w/ granite CT & jetted tub. Convenient 2nd floor ldry, 2 beds share a JNJ bath, 1 w/ an on-suite & walk-in closet. FIN WO LL game room w/ home theater area, plenty of play space, optional 6th bedroom or workout room, full bath & large storage room. Gorgeous stamped concrete patio & private lot w/ plenty of side yard for play. Award Winning North Allegheny School District. Marshall Elementary & Middle Schools.
153 Pembrooke Lane
153 Pembrooke Lane, Middlesex Twp. -  Gorgeous & private 5.185 acre setting! 4 sides brick custom home w/ 2 car attached garage, 1st floor master & finished walkout game room! Rich cherry woodwork throughout this stunning quality built home. 2 sty entry invites you into the soaring 2 story living room w/ floor to ceiling fireplace. Dining room open to the family room & conveniently located off the beautiful cherry kitchen w/ center island. Solid wood doors throughout. 1st floor master bedroom w/ walk-in closet, jetted tub & double bowl sinks. Convenient 1st floor laundry. 3 generous sized bedrooms, a full bath & a built-in office space complete the 2nd floor. Finished walkout LL game room w/ fireplace, wonderful storage space & a bonus room for utility/or home business. Level driveway, over-sized deck that leads to the gazebo & serene setting! WOW!! Mars SD & low Butler County taxes.
818 Oneida Circle
818 Oneida Circle, Marshall Twp -  Brand New Heartland Schubert Townhome! offers the space of single-family living w/ the convenience of a townhome.On the main living level,you’re greeted by an enormous Living Room that is open to an arched breakfast bar & a generous sized Kitchen w/ island,perfect for entertaining.Kitchen is accented w/ granite counter tops & ceramic tile backsplash & upgraded SS appl.Window-lined Morning Room off the Kitchen provides room for dining & is accented with a custom hutch.Gorgeous HW floors flow from entry through the entire 1st floor. The upper level boasts 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a full sized 2nd fl laundry.Generous closets abound in both bedrooms.The Owner’s Bedroom is a private retreat accented with a tray ceiling and featuring an enormous walk-in closet.The Owner’s Bath features a soaking tub and separate shower, dual vanity for the ultimate in convenience. All bedrooms have ceiling fan lights. LL FIN Recreation Room or Study. whole home audio system. Award winning North Allegheny SD!
803 Whitney Drive
803 Whitney Drive, Marshall Twp - Brick front Wexford Model townhome in conveniently located Marshall Ridge Community. Neutral décor, light & bright floor plan, 4 foot extension added that provides a spacious gorgeous kitchen! Espresso cabinets, stainless steel appliances, oversized island, large pantry & wonderful dining area. Spacious living room w/ ceiling fan & nook for desk. Master bedroom w/ walk-in closet & ceiling fan. Master bath w/ dual vanities, soaking tub & separate shower. 2 additional bedrooms, full bath & convenient 2nd floor laundry complete the 2nd floor. Finished LL game room w/ great storage. 2 car garage, private lot that backs to woods. Quiet cul-de-sac street that's convenient for company parking, sidewalk community, Award winning North Allegheny School District. Marshall Elementary & Middle Schools.
Zita Billmann, REALTOR®
RE/MAX Select Realty
724.933.6300 ext 672
412.310.7812 Text/Call

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