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Open Houses in State College, Bellefonte, Port Matilda & More!

Open Houses in State College, Bellefonte, Port Matilda & More!

You want to preview homes ... feel the flow of the floor plan; gaze off the porch at spectacular views; find the storage you need; image yourself living in the home. Our sellers invite you to do this and more at their open houses. Come in ... you are welcome to ask questions and walk through to see if their home could be your new home! Find them all here ... call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email realty@1kbb.com

Open houses are this Sunday, September 20th

119 Ashwood Place - Port Matilda

119 Ashwood Place, Port Matilda, PA

Well maintained, this lovely 2-Story in Graysdale features a great floor plan, lots of windows, oversized rooms and efficient gas heating.

Fabulous cul-de-sac location! Covered porch leads into a spacious Foyer. Beautiful hardwood flooring and trim throughout the main living spaces, tiled bathrooms, and new carpeting in the bedrooms and office.

Enjoy cooking in the Kitchen w/tons of cabinetry, new SS appliances, counter bar seating, and a bright Breakfast area w/bench seating. Adjoining is the Dining Room and cozy Family Room w/Fireplace. French doors lead into the Office/Den. Upstairs you will love the Owners Suite w/Fireplace, Full Bath w/Tiled Shower, Soaking Tub, Vanity w/double sinks and WIC; 3 Bedrooms; Full Bathroom and Laundry Area.

Lower level has a Rec Room,...

ALL ABOUT PENN STATE- Penn State Football is back!

The Big 10 announced this week that they are going to resume the 2020 football season. That means Penn State Football is back!

They announced that the season is set to begin Oct. 23-24. The release included significant detail about daily testing for COVID-19 and the establishment of a cardiac registry to determine the virus' effects on athletes.

If a player is diagnosed with COVID-19, he must wait 21 days before returning to play. Daily testing will begin by Sept. 30, the conference said.

Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour stated "The opportunity to safely return to athletic competition is...

3569 Circleville Road - Port Matilda

3569 Circleville Road, Port Matilda, PA

Privacy abounds in this storybook, secluded setting with over 4 acres to enjoy. Drive up the winding tree lined driveway to this home, rich in charm and character.

Entertain in the lovely family room addition off the kitchen with dramatic cathedral ceiling, gas fireplace, custom bookshelves & entrance to second deck. Sweet dining room w/crown molding & sliding glass doors opens to another large deck w/beautiful views of your tree lined back yard. The spacious living room boasts a warm, brick, wood burning fireplace to cozy up to on cool days.

Get a full day's work done in the first floor office w/wall of book shelves to keep things organized or in the lower level where you'll find additional finished space for peace and quiet. Owner's suite has a sun filled sitting area for some...

Centre County MLS Report - September 14, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of September 14, 2020: 253

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$376,074

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 107

Residential Sales Activity September 6, 2020 - September 12, 2020

New Listings: 44
SCASD: 25
Bellefonte: 11
Other SD: 8
Average List Price: $350,725

Pended Listings: 34
SCASD: 19
Bellefonte SD: 9
Other SD: 6
Average List Price: $303,212
Average Days on Market: 38

Closed Listings: 26
SCASD: 13
Bellefonte SD: 8
Other SD: 5
Average List Price: $293,215
Average Days on Market: 38



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Weekend Getaways : Black Moshannon State Park

Black Moshannon State Park- Just a 27 minute drive from State College, PA is a 3,480 Acre Pennsylvania State Park in Centre County. Black moshannon forest and wetlands provide recreational opportunities for all visitors!

Wondering how Black Moshannon got it's name? The "black" in the park name describes the tea-colored waters. The 250-acre Black Moshannon Lake is fed by clear springs and small streams which flow through the bogs that stretch in most directions from its shores. As the clear water flows through the moss and other wetland plants, it becomes colored by plant tannins.

If you...

Open Houses in State College, Bellefonte, Boalsburg & more!

Open Houses in State College, Bellefonte, Boalsburg & More!

You want to preview homes ... feel the flow of the floor plan; gaze off the porch at spectacular views; find the storage you need; image yourself living in the home. Our sellers invite you to do this and more at their open houses. Come in ... you are welcome to ask questions and walk through to see if their home could be your new home! Find them all here ... call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email realty@1kbb.comOpen houses are this Sunday, September 13th!

Sunday, September 13th:

132 Overfield Circle - Port Matilda

132 Overfield Circle, Port Matilda, PA

Discover quality finishes infused w/ a sense of home in this beautiful Ambleside, cul de sac, 4b/3b Cape! HW floors grace this 3,400 sq ft home w/ 9' ceilings, wood doors (some pocket), stylish trim, & a sweeping 2-story foyer! Stunning remodeled kitchen w/ huge island, custom cabinets, granite counters, 5 burner gas stove, SS appliances, pantry, & creative storage. Enjoy the eat-in breakfast area w/ French doors to the patio! Entertain in the elegant formal living & dining rooms or spend cozy evenings in the charming fam. room by the gas fireplace w/ brick surround encapsulated by a sophisticated wood mantle. 1st floor owner's suite is nicely sized w/ a WIC, & custom updated owner's bath w/ tile shower & granite counters. You'll appreciate the additional main floor bed w/...

SCHOOL HIGHLIGHT: State College Area School District- Plans for 2020-21 School Year

It's the start of the school year and many students and families are excited to be back. Students and parents have been preparing for the possibility of closed schools & switching completely to remote learning.  

Each school has created a Health and Safety Plan which serves as the local guidelines for all instructional and non-instructional school reopening activities. SCASD has a Pandemic Health and Safety plan on their website for the public to view.

State College Area School District is top-rated and the high school educates approximately 2,500 students in grades 9-12. The high school has over 400 academic and vocational courses & varieties for every child. 

Each year the District compiles data from the past year and offers it as a report to the community that...

198 Aberdeen Lane - State College

198 Aberdeen Lane, State College, PA

At the end of tree lined Aberdeen Lane sits a bespoke craftsman, with generous views of Mount Nittany, by locally renowned builder, Berks Homes. Entering from the winsome front porch, the grand, 2 story foyer sets the tone with an on trend sputnik chandelier and sightline into a polished dining room. A sleek, open concept floor plan flows from the dining room into the living room with electric fireplace and gourmet kitchen; all sun soaked with natural light. Customized with a grand array of upgrades, including 9' ceilings on the first floor, oversized two car garage with transom windows and artisan fixtures throughout for the discerning (and stylish) home owner. Upstairs, the owner's suite features a walk-in closet with built in shelving and en suite bath with a double vanity and impeccably...