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We are pleased to offer beautiful Buttonwood Farm in Bucks County, Pa. Formerly the Guggenheim Estate, this 98+ acre property offers a range of equestrian facilities, including: stone bank barn with kennels, 70×160 board-and-batten lighted indoor arena, stables with 12 stalls, quarter-mile track, convenient manure field and 5 acres of fenced paddocks. Acres of open tree-lined fields offer additional pasture.Listed by Michael J. Strickland, this property is the complete  equestrian or hobby farm. See complete details about it and its location in the flyer below, take a video tour of the property or contact Michael for more information: 610.324.1457.

1467 Chestnut Ridge Road eFlyer

1467 Chestnut Ridge Road, Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972 from Kurfiss Sotheby’s Int Realty on Vimeo.

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Meet Amelie Escher

Amelie Escher has become an exceptional advisor to her clients whether they are buying an older home in need of renovation or an existing home in great condition that simply needs to fit a client’s lifestyle or add some character. In sum, for Amelie, it’s about finding solutions for clients. Read more about Amelie below.

How’s the Market in New Hope-Solebury?

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163 Marienstein Rd,Upper Black Eddy, PA~$539,000

Tinicum Open House Extravaganza

Sunday, July 10th from 12:00 to 3:00 PM
 18 Beautiful Properties!
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This weekend is a big one for Tinicum Township in Bucks County, Pa., with the Tinicum Arts Festival at Tinicum Park on the Delaware River on Saturday, July 9, and Sunday, July 10 and plenty of Bucks County open houses. Eight real-estate brokerages, including Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty, have come together Continue reading

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Look Inside Merestone Farm, A Lake Nockamixon Waterfront Estate


This aerial view of Merestone Farm shows its direct access to Lake Nockamixon as well its pool, pool house, terraces and gardens and open land for other country pursuits.

We are pleased to introduce our first-ever 3D property video, shot at the request of agent Caryn Black. Merestone Farm, her waterfront property on Lake Nockamixon with a stone farmhouse and converted barn/guest house, is the subject.  Tour the house and the barn/guest house and see for yourself just how beautifully and tastefully renovated these two buildings are. The property has been featured in Continue reading

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Diabase Farm: A Bucks County Treasure

A view of the main house and barn at Diabase Farm

A view of the main house and barn at Diabase Farm

How many of us have driven on Street Road through Solebury Township into Upper Makefield and seen the sign for Diabase Farm on the right-hand side? I spent years wondering what was back the long drive there, and recently I had the privilege to see the property up close Continue reading

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Yes, the spring real-estate market has sprung…

Regardless of what time of year it is experts agree that staging one’s home is important when listing it for sale. They’re right. In my experience, the benefits of staging are two-fold. Firstly, when listing photos are taken, staged homes’ photos tend to turn out more appealing. The extra effort absolutely translates to the photographs. Secondly, when potential buyers walk through that front door, a carefully curated home will leave a better impression than an interior that has not had any special attention. As a real estate photographer, I deeply appreciate it when a seller has staged their home. However, staging goes beyond a good vacuuming/dusting. The devil is in the details, as it were. Continue reading

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Joe McCabe

Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty welcomed experienced residential and commercial realtor Joe McCabe to its Philadelphia and Bucks County offices in late January.

“Joe is a very good fit for our company because Continue reading

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The Logan Inn - 10 W. Ferry St., New Hope, Pa. -- SOLD $5,600,000

The Logan Inn – 10 W. Ferry St., New Hope, Pa. — SOLD $5,600,000

The c. 1727 Logan Inn, New Hope’s oldest, continuously operating hotel and tavern, has new owners. On December 23, Jersey City, N.J.-based Landmark Hospitality Group purchased the real estate and business from Pete Gialias for Continue reading

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Introducing The Residences at Rabbit Run Creek

The Residences at Rabbit Run Creek, developer Tom Scannapieco’s newest project in the New Hope, Pa., real-estate market, has broken ground and is on its way to completing its first phase of luxury town homes by Spring 2016. Situated just off Route 202 near the “backdoor” entrance to Union Square and New Hope Borough, the 20-acre site eventually Continue reading

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Fall Foliage

Bucks County is Renowned for its Natural Beauty

We’d like to highlight a few options for hiking in scenery-rich Bucks County. We’ll make sure to include options from all over the county. So strap on your boots and grab a camera, we’re going for a hike. Continue reading

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