Newsletter January 2014

Pittsburgh Real Estate News

January 2014, Issue 1


The Jim Dolanch Team
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News. Come to us for
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going on around
Pittsburgh, and in the
National Real Estate


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,

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


We are starting a second email campaign called Trending PGH.  Each week we’ll post a blog about what the most popular trends were and at the end of the month fill you all in on what you may have missed! Social media is always buzzing with new information on Pittsburgh, Real Estate, and pop culture and we want to keep you informed!

We are celebrating three birthdays this month! We want to send Happy Birthday shout-outs to Angie Peyton, Morgan Northy, and Mary Kay Staley! We hope you join us in wishing our team members a happy birthday!  Keep a look out for our Trending PGH email and for other new information coming soon!

Finally The Jim Dolanch Team wants to wish everyone a happy and prosperous 2014.  We hope you had a great holiday season and an even better New Year!  Happy New Year!


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What's New in Pittsburgh?

Top Headlines From December 2013 – January 2014:

New Meets Old Pittsburgh – A Chicago tourist came to Pittsburgh and was amazed by our city! Check out his article from the Chicago Tribune Travel website and find out why he loves our city so much!

New Mayor for Pittsburgh – Visit our blog to get a better idea of the new leader of our city.  Find out what a summary of his issues and even some personal details!

Polar Vortex Hits Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh started off the year with some of the coldest temperatures in decades on Monday January 6th and Tuesday January 7th.

Annual ‘Polar Plunge’ Continues - You may think they’re crazy, but it’s tradition! Hundreds gather to take a dip in the Monongahela River to “wake up” for the year.

Pirates’ MVP Proposes on The Ellen DeGeneres Show – It was an awesome season for the Pirates and an even better year for Pirates outfielder and MVP Andrew McCutchen.  Watch his proposal! 


Get Local!

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

South Strabane – Hobby Lobby coming to Old Mill shopping center

Peters Township – Impressive Market District Express comes to town

Bethel Park – St. Clair Urgent Care center opening

Peters Township – Water main rupture closes businesses along Washington Road

Mt. Lebanon – Second arrest made in McFarland Road apartments shooting


2014 Predictions

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 December 2013.  In this video we also have predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market!

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!





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