Month at a Glance | August
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Hello Friends! 

In true summertime fashion, the summer months are flying by!  It’s been a whirlwind busy real estate season but it’s not too late if you are hoping to BUY or SELL your home before the end of the year. Connect with me today to put a plan in place that meets your real estate goals!

Thanks to our friends at ConnectedHealth, keeping healthy during summer vacation has never been easier. Check out the house rules for a healthy, fun-filled vacation.

There are still many great things to do around town with family and friends before the end of summer.  The calendar gives just some of the highlights.

Be safe and have a great month!

Important Dates and Things to Do

Month of August Calendars

Venture Outdoors
From hiking, paddle boarding, fly fishing, yoga… and so much more!

Downtown Events

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Events

Butler County Calendar of Events

Cranberry Township Calendar of Events

Station Square Summer Jam
Every Friday at Station Square

Ongoing Summer Activities
Summer Pontoon Cruises on Lake Arthur

Haunted Downtown Pittsburgh Ghost Tour

Historical City Bike Tour with Bike the Burgh Tours
at PNC First Side Park thru November

Cranberry Park – Movie and Concert Schedule

Every Sunday in August 
Yoga in the Square
at Market Square

August 5 - August 14 
Rodgers + Hammerstein's South Pacific
at Benedum Center

August 5 - August 6 
DreamOn Festival
at Market Square

Saturday, August 6th
North Country Brewery, Slippery Rock

Friday, August 12 
Pittsburgh Steelers vs Detroit Lions
at Heinz Field- Pre-Season Starts! 

Saturday, August 13 
Bike to Barrels: Whiskey History Tour on Bikes

August 15 - August 21 
Pittsburgh Restaurant Week

Thursday, August 18 
Pittsburgh Steelers vs Philadelphia Eagles
at Heinz Field

Friday, August 19 
Joel Osteen: "A Night of Hope"
at Consol Energy Center

Saturday, August 27 
The Most Amazing Race
at Station Square

August 27th
Pittsburgh Wine Tour

Market Trends

The median home value in Cranberry Township is $280,400. Cranberry Township home values have declined -0.0% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 2.7% within the next year.
More info on Cranberry Township Market Trends.
The median home value in Wexford is $330,200. Wexford home values have gone up 2.8% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 2.3% within the next year.

More information on Wexford Market Trends
The median home value in Mars is $346,000. Mars home values have gone up 0.5% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 2.9% within the next year.

More information on Mars Market Trends
Featured Listing
If you are thinking about SELLING or would like to know what your home is worth in today’s market, 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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8354 Rochester Road
8354 Rochester Road, McCandless -- 4 sided brick custom Georgian colonial situated on 5.71 picturesque acres! Immaculate & private grounds flow through the park-like setting w/ streams, park benches, in-ground swimming pool, hot tub, horse shoe & volley ball areas, fire-pit & so much more! Outdoor living at its finest. Inviting double entry w/ mosaic tile accent, HW fls & tin ceilings greet you as you enter this timeless residence. Crown molding, etched glass custom cabinetry in DR & granite that carries throughout home, are just some of the special features. Kitchen open to FR w/ log burning FP. Convenient 1st fl laundry/mud room. 3 season sunroom off KIT that overlooks the backyard oasis. Master BR with HW floors, completely updated spa-like master bath & private office or sitting room connected. FIN WO LL game room w/ FP, full bath, kitchenette, workout room & addl room which could easily be utilized as a 5th BR. 40x30 barn w/ addl storage for cars below. Award Winning North Allegheny SD! 12 mins from downtown Pgh! 
103 Starview Lane
103 Starview Lane, Cranberry Township - Absolutely Stunning custom home situated on a gorgeous private level lot! Meticulously maintained & quality finishes throughout! Double door entry welcomes you into the 2 story foyer with hardwood floors flowing throughout the entire 1st floor. Newly remodeled Gourmet kitchen open to the 2 story family room with gas fireplace. Private Den w/ built-ins. Formal LR & DR w/ elegant crown molding. All baths beautifully updated. Newly Finished LL Game room w/ stone fireplace, custom wainscoting, Powder Room added & oversized storage/mud room with plaster walls. Brand new French doors that lead to the deck w/ new awning. All new landscaping added w/ landscape lighting accents. New patio under deck from walkout game room. New AC & so much more! See full list of updates completed to this lovely home. Immaculate, turnkey home that is rare to come by. Please schedule to tour this special home to appreciate all the quality upgrades completed. WOW!
2164 Poor Richards
2164 Poor Richards, McCandless -- Inviting curb appeal welcomes you to this custom home tucked on a private & quiet lot in desirable Franklin Towne Community! Tree-lined streets with mature landscaping are part of the charm of this special neighborhood! Wonderful room sizes throughout this home allows for a flexible floor plan. DR with Brazilian cherry floors & log burning fireplace. FR w/ brick FP & HW floors is open to the remodeled kitchen w/ maple glazed cabinets, granite ct & ss appl. Convenient 1st floor laundry/mudroom. Full bath on the 1st floor w/ optional 1st floor bedroom. All bedrooms upstairs are oversized & all baths have been beautifully updated. Brand new carpeting throughout the entire 2nd floor. Master suite w/ California closet & updated spa-like bath. Finished LL game room w/ built-in seating, kitchenette, full bath & great storage. Rear deck w/ awning & level tiered backyard complete this wonderful home! Great floor plan for entertaining! Award Winning North Allegheny SD! 15 mins. from downtown Pgh.
410 McKean
3410 McKean, Marshall Township - 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.
4016 Claridon
4016 Claridon Drive, Marshall Township - Gorgeous curb appeal! Grand 2 story entry, open floor plan, hardwood floors that carry through from the entry to the kitchen. Den w/ french doors, formal LR w/ bay window that is open to the dining room. Kitchen w/ center island, granite counter tops & built-in desk area. Sunken family room with gas fireplace & large picture window. Master suite w/ vaulted ceilings, updated master bath w/ jetted tub & double bowl sinks. 3 generous sized bedrooms & hall bath complete the 2nd floor. Finished walkout LL game room w/ pool table area, TV space & great storage room. Unbelievable pool area w/ gazebo, oversized deck w/ retractable awning, under deck finished for additional entertainment & large concrete area for extra tables. Level yard beyond the pool. Original owners. North Allegheny SD. Marshall Elementary & Middle Schools. WOW!
611 Old Glory
611 Old Glory Lane, New Sewickley Township - Fabulous first floor living & Located in the desirable Liberty Hills 55+ gated community. First floor master, Open floor plan, Light and bright. Beautiful cherry kitchen w/ granite countertops & tile backsplash. Beautiful wood floors flow throughout most of 1st floor. Vaulted family room, sunroom off family room with access to the patio & great yard. 2nd bedroom on 1st floor w/ private full bath. 2nd floor offers another bedroom, full bath & an oversized bonus loft that is great for an office, an optional 4 bedroom or even a craft/play room. Great storage room on 2nd floor also. 2 car attached garage. Maintenance free living at its finest! Community club house & swimming pool! 
Zita Billmann, REALTOR®
RE/MAX Select Realty
724.933.6300 ext 672
412.310.7812 Text/Call

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