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The Case-Shiller Home Price Index is often cited as an authoritative
source of real estate price-tracking information. However, the facts
show a different story.
Over the past five decades, new homes have changed dramatically. Small,
one-story bungalows of less than 1,000 square feet with two bedrooms
and a single bathroom have given way to two-story homes topping 2,400
square feet and boasting at least three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Along the way, new homes have evolved to levels of comfort and
sophistication that were virtually unimaginable even a generation ago.
As with any project that involves construction, obtaining
environmental clearances is essential to successfully completing the
job. One such environmental regulation that could delay project
schedules and or affect the feasibility and costs of your project
involves protecting the bog turtle.
Before highlighting last year's developments in the city, Harrisburg Mayor Stephen R. Reed took the audience at today's State of the City address back to another
era, just as he took office in 1982. It was a time when Harrisburg was
called the second most distressed city in the U.S., Reed said.