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5 Reasons to visit Bethlehem (PA) for Christmas 1. Evening Stroll through Bethlehem: It’s not called Christmas City for nothing! This time of year the historic district of Bethlehem puts on it’s fancy dress with fairy lights, window candles and miles of garland. The shops stay open later on the weekends and the many restaurants are filled with music and folks in the holiday spirit. You can even purchase tickets for an evening stroll with a doscnet who will provide you with historic details and... read more
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6 Reasons Your Mortgage application was Declined

Posted by Cynthia Rundatz on September 02, 2019 in  Buying a home  Mortgage
It can be a devastating experience to be declined a mortgage for the home you thought you would be making your future in. If your mortgage application was denied, know that you aren’t alone. Nearly 11% of mortgage applications were denied in 2017, according to the latest available data from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Below are seven of the most common reasons your mortgage application might not be approved, according to the CFPB — and then how to move forward. 1. You have a histor... read more
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5 Reasons Why you should go to MusikFest!

Posted by Cynthia Rundatz on July 04, 2019 in No Category
1.    So Much FREE Music! There are more than 500 performances across 10 days at Musikfest. Most of the music is free! Each evening there are headline bands but all day and throughout the evening you can wander around and hear any kind of music that you can image! 2.    A Wide Variety of Music: Including Alternative, Blues, Family/Children, Classical, Country, Folk, Funk, Indie, Jazz, Oldies, Polka, Pop, R&B/Soul, Rap/Hip Hop, Rock, World... 3.    Food Vendors!... read more
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Curb Appeal 101

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Posted by Cynthia Rundatz on May 13, 2019 in  Curb Appeal  DIY
Everybody talks about Curb Appeal but what is it? Definition: “the attractiveness of a property for sale and its surroundings when viewed from the street”. The easiest way to gauge the curb appeal of your home is to stand across the street and look at it with the eye of a potential buyer. You should even take photographs from different angles since your home will soon be photographed when it goes on the market. What jumps out at you? Write a list in exactly the order that you see the issues and start f... read more
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The Blast Furnace Blues Festival is a blues music festival, started by ArtsQuest in 2011. The festival is held at the Yuengling Musikfest Cafe and the Fowler Blast Furnace Room in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The Blast Furnace Blues Festival was founded to showcase the best in contemporary and traditional blues, acoustic and electric blues, soul, zydeco and gospel music. Performers featured include national recording artists as well as local and regional performers. Blast Furnace Blue... read more
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