Herb Dempsie

I was born and raised in Blair County and Graduated from the Hollidaysburg Area School District. Since then I have worked with the public through my positions at Weimer’s RV Sales and Shy Beaver Boat Center. Before starting to work as a Realtor with Howard Hanna Johnston Realty Services. Now with Equity Mid-Atlantic Real Estate.
Interest Rates Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on February 21, 2020

Some Highlights: With interest rates hovering at near historic lows, now is a great time to look back at where they’ve been, and how much they’ve cha Read More >>
The #1 Misconception in the Homebuying Process

Posted on February 20, 2020

After over a year of moderating home prices, it appears home value appreciation is about to reaccelerate. Skylar Olsen, Director of Economic Research Read More >>
The Many Benefits of Aging in a Community

Posted on February 19, 2020

There’s comfort in being around people who share common interests, goals, and challenges. That comfort in a community doesn’t wane with age – it actua Read More >>
How Trusted Professionals Make Homebuying Easier to Understand

Posted on February 18, 2020

In the spring, many excited buyers get ready to enter the housing market. Others continue dreaming about the homes they’d like to buy. The truth is, m Read More >>
The Overlooked Financial Advantages of Homeownership

Posted on February 17, 2020

There are many clear financial benefits to owning a home: increasing equity, building net worth, growing appreciation, and more. If you’re a renter, i Read More >>
Reasons to Fall in Love with Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on February 14, 2020

Some Highlights: There are many benefits to love about homeownership, and they’re not all financial. Being a part of a neighborhood, driving aca Read More >>
How the Housing Market Benefits with Uncertainty in the World

Posted on February 13, 2020

It’s hard to listen to today’s news without hearing about the uncertainty surrounding global markets, the spread of the coronavirus, and tensions in t Read More >>
The #1 Reason to List Your House Right Now

Posted on February 12, 2020

The success of the U.S. residential real estate market, like any other market, is determined by supply and demand. This means we need to look at how m Read More >>
Homeownership Rate on the Rise to a 6-Year High

Posted on February 11, 2020

Regardless of the lack of inventory on the market, the U.S. homeownership rate has climbed to a 6-year high. The United States Census Bureau reported Read More >>
How Pricing Your Home Right Makes a Big Difference

Posted on February 10, 2020

Even though there’s a big buyer demand for homes in today’s low inventory market, it doesn’t mean you should price your home as high as the sky when y Read More >>
The Top States Americans Moved to Last Year [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on February 07, 2020

Some Highlights: Americans are on the move, and the most recent Atlas Van Lines Migration Patterns Survey tracked the 2019 traffic flow from state-to Read More >>
Great News for Renters Who Want to Buy a Home

Posted on February 06, 2020

Rents in the United States have been skyrocketing since 2012. This has caused many renters to face a tremendous burden when juggling their housing exp Read More >>
Does “Aging in Place” Make the Most Sense?

Posted on February 05, 2020

A desire among many seniors is to “age in place.” According to the Senior Resource Guide, the term means, “…that you will be remaining in your own hom Read More >>
How to Avoid a Gender Gap When Investing in the Housing Market

Posted on February 04, 2020

When buying a home, we all want to feel like we’re making the right decision, paying a fair price, and making the best investment of our lives. Accord Read More >>
Three Reasons Why Pre-Approval Is the First Step in the 2020 Homebuying Journey

Posted on February 03, 2020

When the number of buyers in the housing market outnumbers the number of homes for sale, it’s called a “seller’s market.” The advantage tips toward th Read More >>
5 Reasons Homeowners Throw Better Parties During the Big Game [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on January 31, 2020

Some Highlights: There’s more room to entertain a large crowd. The kitchen is big enough to whip up endless appetizers – yum! You don’t have Read More >>
Strength of the Economy Is Surprising the Experts

Posted on January 30, 2020

We’re currently in the longest economic recovery in U.S. history. That has caused some to ask experts to project when the next economic slowdown (rece Read More >>
Where Have All the Houses Disappeared To?

Posted on January 29, 2020

If you’re following what’s happening in the current housing market, you’ve seen how the lack of newly constructed homes is a major reason there’s a sh Read More >>
Should I Sell My House This Year?

Posted on January 28, 2020

If one of the questions you’re asking yourself today is, “Should I sell my house this year?” the current Housing Opportunities and Market Experience ( Read More >>
First-Time Buyers Are Searching for Existing Homes This Year

Posted on January 27, 2020

In the latest Housing Trends Report, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) measured the share of adults planning to buy a home over the nex Read More >>


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    Interest Rates Over Time [INFOGRAPHIC]
    The #1 Misconception in the Homebuying Process
    The Many Benefits of Aging in a Community
    How Trusted Professionals Make Homebuying Easier to Understand
    The Overlooked Financial Advantages of Homeownership

    Herb Dempsie

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