Pittsburgh Real Estate News

February 2014, Issue 2


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Inside this issue

What's New for The Jim Dolanch Team?

  1. What’s Happened in Pittsburgh?-Find out what news and events you might have missed this past month!

  2. Get Local!-Learn more about the communities we serve that are listed on our website, www.jimdolanch.com

  3. Real Estate Market Update-Has this month been a good one for your area? Find out here!


If you've liked us on our social media networks, including Facebook, you've noticed that we have a new contest that started this month! Our Facebook page is holding a contest to try and get more likes!  We currently have 1,141 likes but we want to hit 2,000! If you share and like our page you could be entered for the chance to win some great prizes!

We've also officially started our What's #TrendingPGH? Campaign! Tell us your thoughts!

Also with the 2014 Winter Games starting Century 21 Frontier Realty wants to remind you to keep a look out for the Century 21 Bobsled Team!  Here's a little sneak peak of the team and more information about the sport of Bobsledding from one of the team members!


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What's New in Pittsburgh?

Top Headlines From January 2014 - February 2014:

Bill Peduto Wants More Housing 
- Peduto wants to expand Pittsburgh's population with at least 

20,000 new residents and this means he'd like to bring more housing to some neighborhoods including 

the South Side Works, the Strip District, and Homewood.

Ride-Sharing Service Lyft Gets Opposition from Taxi Services - This Lyft Service allows drivers to 

use their own cars and to be contacted via the smartphone app.

Roethlisberger Foundation Provides New Police Dog - After the death of K-9 police dog Rocco rocked

Pittsburgh, the Ben Roeathlisberger Foundation has decided to get Officer Lerza a new dog.

Joey Porter Returns to Pittsburgh Steelers - However this time he's coming back not as a player,

but as a Defensive Coaching Assistant.

Pirates Pitchers and Catchers Start Training - The Pirates get to escape the cold by starting their training

in Bradenton Florida on February 17th. Their first training game is scheduled for February 26th.


Get Local!

Visit our website for a complete list of the areas we serve!

South Park – South Park wrestling makes it to WPIAL Championship.

Peters Township –Mens Basketball makes it to WPIAL Championship.

Canonsburg - Five students win at fifth annual competition held at Carnegie Music Hall of Pittsburgh.

Mt. Lebanon – .5 million more than last year will be spent on special projects for Lebo schools this year.


January 2014 Market Update

While we think staying updated on local news is important, we also want you to know how the Real Estate Market for Pittsburgh was in January 2014.  

Below is a list of some notable Real Estate Market facts and figures!


Local Market Update

Did you know that 68% of Pittsburgh residents are homeowners? Visit our blog for more great statistics!

Visit the January Newsletter Here!