In Pennsylvania, Chester County ranks first in average household income and first in average home price. By looking at those stats alone, you would assume there was little to no foreclosures in that county. However, a quick look at the January 2015
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I Can’t Pay My Rent! The recent housing crisis hit Montgomery, Chester, and Berks counties hard. Many former homeowners in Pottstown, Birdsboro, Phoenixville, and other surrounding towns have become renters. Many of these rental units are not
Areas like Pottstown and Reading, Pa. have hit hard times economically, and it has a direct effect on the number of foreclosures listed in those areas. In 2011, Reading had the largest percentage of residents living in poverty in the United States.
Lets face it – a lot of people are facing economic difficulties today. Even though the employment rate has gone down significantly since 2009, the wage rate has not gone up as inflation has slowly crept up. This is especially true in Chester
Outside of a big city like Philadelphia, most people need a car. Most areas in Chester, Montgomery, and Berks County have subpar public transportation and no one wants to become a burden on family and friends. Losing your means of transportation
Almost everyone has heard about wealthy individuals and celebrities filing bankruptcy, many times it is because of immense tax debt. These tax burdens are not limited to celebrities and multi-millionaires, these problems affect the upper middle
How To Eliminate Your Mortgage Burden Using Deed In Liu Or Chapter 7 Bankruptcy If you visit Zillow.com, you can see all of the houses for sale in any specific area. A quick search of Birdsboro, Douglassville, Gilbertsville, and Boyertown show a
The internet is littered with false information regarding discharging taxes through bankruptcy. It is very important that a qualified bankruptcy attorney properly advises you on specifics of discharging your taxes. This is complicated area of
The real estate bubble in the mid-2000s created a unique situation where many homes are worth less than the combined mortgage balances. Home-equity loans are considered mortgages for the purpose of this article. This lack of equity in the home is
Student loans are a major problem that continues to worsen. Because of the willingness of lenders to underwrite excessive amounts of student loan debt and the willingness of the federal government to insure these loans, the cost of education