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5 East End Homes Perfect for Moving Into Now

Posted by Kate Oczypok on October 30, 2017  /  in Buyers, Homes For Sale, Monroeville, Murrysville, Neighborhoods, Regent Square, Shadyside, Squirrel Hill  /  Comments off

 

The East End of Pittsburgh is a perfect area to settle in with a family. There are great schools, plenty to do and many gorgeous homes kept up extremely well. We compiled a list of five homes in the area worthy of a look.

1. Shadyside – 300 N. Woodland Rd., #2A

This stunning condo in Shadyside combines traditional craftsmanship with updated amenities. Enjoy original crown moldings and custom ceilings. There’s a formal living and dining room too. The bright kitchen is a standout, with a marble floor and granite countertops. The lower level has a separate 2-room suite and bath too. This three-bedroom three bath home is ideal for a young professional, newlyweds or small family who appreciate elegance, quality and unparalleled views. Listed by Howard Hanna Murrysville

2. Squirrel Hill – 6632 Wilkins Ave.

If you want updates, this home will give them to you! Enjoy completely updated mechanics and landscaping and spectacular three floors of living space. There’s also a large, flat, private backyard accessible via a patio area off the kitchen. This four-bedroom home in Squirrel Hill is truly charming and move-in ready for a family today. Listed by Coldwell Banker Real Estate

3. Monroeville – 128 Hidden Valley Rd.

This gorgeous custom-built home includes majestic Cathedral ceilings, natural light and impeccably made hardwood floors. There is a large stone fireplace in the great room perfect for those chilly fall nights. If you’re a family who adores entertaining, this is the place for you. Enjoy an expansive kitchen, built-in gas grill, concrete patio and more. There’s also a unique catwalk to the upper bedrooms, overlooking the great room and entryway. Listed by Re/Max Heritage

4. Murrysville – 3129 Treeline Dr.

This four bedroom, four bath home is situated on over one acre of gorgeous nature, with trees and grass all around. There’s a large less than five years old kitchen, a built-in double oven, gas cooktop, oak cabinetry and more. Enjoy relaxing evenings on a peaceful outdoor deck, a spacious master bedroom suite and more. Listed by Howard Hanna Murrysville 

5.  Regent Square – 821 Mifflin Ave.

This renovated two-story home is located in Regent Square  just minutes from downtown, Oakland and many major highways. There is a huge living room perfect for nights with all your friends and family (can we say Steeler parties?) and an equally large kitchen. The possibilities are endless with this home with unique touches like a rear bedroom with a little deck off of it. Listed by Re/Max Advanced Realtors

 

 

 

 

7 Homes in Monroeville with 3+ Bedrooms

Posted by Kate Oczypok on October 09, 2017  /  in Blog, Buyers, Monroeville  /  Comments off

If you’re a family with lots of children, or perhaps your in-laws or parents decided it was best to live with you, you’ll want to check out these seven homes in the Monroeville area with a look. They’re spacious, cozy and move-in ready for a family today! Of course, if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me at any time to arrange a showing!

1. 311 Shalimar

This luxury home is unique, inviting and classy. Five bedrooms and four spa-like baths make this a lovely, homey piece of real estate. There’s even an in-home movie theater! Enjoy an outdoor entertainment center and bocce ball court and a spectacular six-car garage. Listed by Piatt Sothebys International Realty

2. 601 Arden

This 4-bedroom home with a beautiful governor’s driveway is just begging for a family to move in ASAP. An open concept family room welcomes you into a casual dining area and kitchen for a light, airy feel. A master suite includes a gas fireplace and soaking tub. The spacious deck will make for some perfect outdoor spring and summer entertaining. Listed by Re/Max Select Realty

3. 110 Mount Vernon Dr.

Another five-bedroom home, this lovely abode on Mount Vernon Dr. is situated on a quiet, peaceful street. Enjoy a granite kitchen, gorgeous bathrooms with granite sinks, a glass shower and soaking tub and more. There’s also a possibility of an in-law’s suite. This home comes with lots of storage and space for busy families with lots of possessions. Listed by Re/Max Heritage

4. 123 Oak Pointe Dr.

This home sits on a quiet cul de sac and is minutes to the parkway, universities, downtown Pittsburgh and more. There’s shiny hardwood floors throughout the entryway, kitchen, dining room and more. In the family room you’ll find a surround sound system perfect for cozy movie nights in. Don’t miss the jacuzzi, his and her closets and more. Listed by Howard Hanna East Suburban Office

5. 336 Coleman Dr.

This beautiful five-bedroom, 2.5 bath brick home has a double driveway that brings in spacious off-street parking. Enjoy brand-new kitchen cabinets, countertops, new stove and a fresh coat of paint. This move-in ready home is going to go fast, don’t miss it. Listed by Keller Williams Pittsburgh East

6. 111 Bradberry Dr.

This Colonial is five bedrooms and ready to show off a fresh coat of paint. Updates to the home include a master bedroom just four years old, a new refrigerator and more. The large bay window in the living room just bathes the home in light and there’s a spacious kitchen with plenty of cabinets for storage. Catch up on the morning paper at the breakfast nook and so, so much more. Listing by Coldwell Banker Real Estate

7. 420 Franklin Heights Dr.

This well maintained four bedroom home includes wall to wall hardwood floors, a family room with a fireplace, gorgeous landscaping (complete with a waterfall and pond) and more. The home is move-in ready and in a great location, close to all the main roads and shopping. Listed by Re/Max Heritage

7 East End Homes We Adore

Posted by Kate Oczypok on September 25, 2017  /  in Forest Hills, Homes For Sale, Monroeville, Neighborhoods, Shadyside, Squirrel Hill  /  Comments off

If you’re looking to buy in the East End of Pittsburgh, you’re in luck! We put together a list of seven beautiful homes in the area that are currently on the market. From majestic Shadyside homes to cozy Squirrel Hill ranches, you’ll want to check out all of these.

1. 5228 Westminster, Shadyside

This luxurious home on a gorgeous tree-lined street in Shadyside is full of every possible amenity one could imagine. Imagine mornings in oversized rooms bathed in sunlight, a gourmet cook’s kitchen, indoor/outdoor pool with a hot rub and more. It’s also just a short walk to shopping in Shadyside or Oakland’s cultural district. More on 5228 Westminster here.
*Listed by Howard Hanna Shadyside Office

2. 5387 Northumberland St., Squirrel Hill North

This charming home is located directly across from the golf course at Schenley Park, making it the perfect spot for golf lovers to move into. The front gardens are bathed in sunlight and the first floor is home to a gorgeous wood-paneled library and a breakfast nook. More on 5387 Northumberland St. here.
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Listed by Howard Hanna Squirrel Hill Office

3. 122 Bel Aire, Monroeville

This home boasts a first floor master suite in a peaceful cul-de-sac, located just minutes from the Turnpike (road trip anyone?). There’s a large family room with a gas fireplace, vaulted ceilings and a spacious deck perfect for entertaining. There’s a first floor laundry room and large finished basement too. More on 122 Bel Aire here.
*Listed by Re/Max Advanced Realtors

4. 4929 Ashbaugh Rd., Murrysville

This Tudor-style home is on a huge 8.7 acres. Families can enjoy a huge game room area and a rear courtyard with a concrete stamped patio. The amenities are endless, from crown moldings, to gas fireplaces, a first floor office with bookshelves and more. This four-bedroom home even includes a screened-in porch. More on 4929 Ashbaugh Rd. here.
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Listed by Berkshire Hathaway Preferred Realty

5. 422 Hampton Ave., Forest Hills

An amazingly beautiful three-bedroom, two-full bath townhouse is available. On a one-way, tree lined street, this home has central air, a furnished basement with full bath and a spectacular rear deck with a hot tub. You’re just minutes from family-friendly amenities too like Frick Park, the Edgewood Club and more. More on 422 Hampton Ave. here.
*Listed by Albert Anthony Real Estate

6. 5398 Darlington Rd., Squirrel Hill South

A five-bedroom, four full bath home on a lovely Squirrel Hill Street. It is a cozy, private ranch home right near Schenley Park, just minutes from Pittsburgh hospitals, Carnegie Mellon and Pitt. A huge family room is just begging to have guests in and there are two wood-burning marble and brick fireplaces too. There’s even a custom wood paneled entertainment room and wine bar too. More on 5398 Darlington Rd. here.
*Listed by Berkshire Hathaway Preferred Realty

7. 321 S. Graham St., Shadyside

This amazing six-bedroom home is the perfect oasis in the city. There’s stained glass art atop the grand staircase as you enter the foyer and a granite counter-topped kitchen too. Entertain in the great room with beautifully stained artwork. More on 321 S. Graham St. here.
*Listed by Kefalos & Assoc. R.E.

The Pittsburgh Property Diva may not be the listing agent on these homes, the listing agency is referenced at the end of each of the homes’ descriptions.  However, if you have questions on any of these homes, or buying any home listed for sale in the Pittsburgh area, you can contact me at any time!

 

 

 

Things to do This Fall in Monroeville

Posted by Kate Oczypok on September 05, 2017  /  in Blog, Monroeville, Things To Do in Pittsburgh  /  Comments off

Summer has come to an end here in Pittsburgh but we have so many wonderful ideas for the fall. If you’ve just moved to the vibrant neighborhood that is Monroeville, we put together a list of fun things to do with the kids, with the spouse and with your friends.

By yourself
Author Kelly Haywiser on “You Are So Much More”

Sept. 13th, 7-8:30 p.m., Free

Monroeville Public Library Gallery Space

The inspirational author will share her insight on her new book “You are So Much More: A Woman’s Holistic Guide to Peace, Passion and Purpose.” Attendees will learn how to manage life’s challenges through simple practices of self-discovery.

With the friends
Soul Line Dance Class

Sept. 27th, 7-8:30 p.m., Free

Monroeville Public Library Gallery Space

Grab an autumnal cider drink with friends before heading to this dance class that will make sure you are well-versed in line dances. Anything from the Cupid Shuffle to the Electric Slide to the Wobble will be covered. Bring your whole group and make sure you’re more than prepared for your next wedding!

With the spouse
Holiday House Reunion Party

Oct. 13th, 5-11 p.m., $30

Monroeville Convention Center

This tribute to Motown show will feature club-style tables and chairs and a cash bar. There will also be dining options, so come early and have dinner with your significant other before you enjoy the show!

With the kids
Pumpkin Decorating Night

Oct. 26th, 6-7 p.m., $9

Monroeville Community Park

Bring your own pumpkin to carve and/or decorate. Leave your decorated pumpkins to be judged in a Halloween family fun night pumpkin judging contest. Paint and supplies will be provided. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

A Custom Built Home for you to Dream In!

Posted by Lauren Klein on November 17, 2016  /  in Custom Home, Homes For Sale, Luxury Home, Monroeville  /  Comments off

It’s here!  Your custom built dream home, but not at a dream home’s cost!  This impeccably maintained home located in one of Monroeville’s most prestigious neighborhoods… Glen Arden, is only 12 years old.

The all brick modern and stylish floor plan is open and light.  Relax in the main level with plenty of natural light and 22 foot vaulted ceilings to give it that “bigger than life” feel.  Double doors open into the first floor master suite, fit with a large walk-in, spa tub, tiled shower with double sinks and corian counters.

kitchen

Entertain in the gourmet kitchen with custom maple cabinets, GE Stainless 6 burner range, island and breakfast nook for those more intimate morning meals.

deck

Spend a quiet evening on the fabulous deck enjoying your private, professionally landscaped back yard.  There is almost an acre for you to view!

The 850 bottle wine celler, wet bar and social area in the lower level allow for wonderful holiday and family get-togethers…

When you think of your dream home… aren’t you sure this fabulous home at 143 Mount Vernon Drive in Monroeville comes to mind?

 

 

 

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