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129 Country View Lane- Port Matilda

129 Country View Lane, Port Matilda, PA

Large ranch home nestled on 1/2 acre with a rural setting, yet a short commute to shopping, restaurants and more! Enjoy one floor living with a large living room and dining room. Very large owner's bedroom and bathroom. The kitchen offers plenty of cabinet space, and the unfinished lower level provides many possibilities. There's also plenty of storage space in the attached oversized 2 car garage.

Call KBB at 814-234-4000 to schedule a private showing!

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Allen Street Grill Reopens! | Local Business Updates

The Allen Street Grill has just reopened after months of new renovations. It has now been re-established as a modern american dining spot in a historic space. 

Located on the second floor of Hotel State College, an iconic corner of hospitality in the Penn State community, the Allen Street Grill has offered the community and alumni one of the greatest views of town and Penn State through floor-to-ceiling windows for more than 40 years!

Thoughtfully restored and reimagined by new owners, Chef Karen Nicolas and the team set out to re-establish the Allen Street Grill as the epicenter of the downtown dining scene with a focus on local, quality ingredients and great hospitality.

"We started the renovation project in June and we’re really excited to unveil it to the community, albeit during a very interesting time...

2438 Oak Leaf Drive - State College

2438 Oak Leaf Drive, State College, PA

Stately brick colonial situated high on hillside on wooded, private Chestnut Ridge premier lot.

Some of this home's features include; hardwood floors throughout, trex deck overlooking expansive rear lot, wood burning fireplace, nine foot ceilings (including 10 foot family room), first floor laundry and two story entry. Owners suite includes vaulted ceilings, walk in closet, master bath with stainless steel glass and tile shower with pebble base.

Finished lower level features another full bathroom, exercise room, craft room as well as wet bar area. Kitchen features stainless steel appliances, tile back splash, wine cooler and granite counters.

Come check out one of State College's very special homes!

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Centre County MLS Report - September 28, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of September 28, 2020: 232

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$383,110

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 118

Residential Sales Activity September 20, 2020 - September 26, 2020

New Listings: 25
Bellefonte: 8
Other SD: 2
Average List Price: $385,860

Pended Listings: 36
Bellefonte SD: 9
Other SD: 5
Average List Price: $307,917
Average Days on Market: 44

Closed Listings: 34
Bellefonte SD: 7
Other SD: 9
Average List Price: $336,306
Average Days on Market: 47


831 Walnut Spring Lane - State College

831 Walnut Spring Lane, State College, PA

Simply divine! Sun-drenched, spacious rooms beautifully finished with hardwood floors, soaring ceilings, transom windows and handsome craftsmanship is what you'll find in this quality built DeHass 2-story residence.

Feast your eyes on the eat-in kitchen and fabulous adjoining great room. Rich wood detail, expansive bay windows and a tray ceiling enhancing the formal dining area where you can celebrate memorable occasions in style. Value the main floor office space with French doors and pleasant views.

Notice other value-added amenities: SS appliances, built-ins, gas fireplace, 2 staircases to the upper level, a generous master suite, pleasing finished walk-out, deck, patio and radon mitigated. Residents love this nature lover's paradise & prime location--across the street from...

Open Houses this Sunday 9/27! State College, Bellefonte & 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 [email protected]

Open houses are this Sunday, September 27th

123 Glory Way - Boalsburg

123 Glory Way, Boalsburg, PA

Very special Liberty Hill unit with too many upgrades to list! Located on the cul-de-sac on Glory Way, this 1/2 duplex Adams Model is situated on one of the more private, convenient locations within the development.

Some of this home's very special features are custom wide plank hard wood floors that were installed post settlement, a kitchen featuring granite, island, stainless steel appliances and a tile back splash; huge walk in closet in the owner bedroom with built-ins, sun room addition walks out onto expanded paver patio, natural gas see through fireplace and so much more.

With a multi-purpose club house, large swimming pool, tennis courts and active social calendar the Liberty Community will keep you busy! 

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KBB REALTORS: Lara Kingshipp Carter

KBB Realtors: Lara Kingshipp Carter

Lara Kingshipp Carter(center) is a REALTOR and Partner, alongside Lara is Sarah Pensyl Jones (left)- Buyer's Agent; and Becca Ziegler(right) - Client and Detail Coordinator, unlicensed

About Lara and her Team:

Why Real Estate?

Lara: After years blessed as a stay-at-home mom, I began exploring the next chapter of my career.  Several impactful people in my life suggested that I should consider real estate.  It was appealing to me – I love people, I like details and I’ve always had interest in homes. 

After a bit of research and talking with a few local experts I decided it was a rather good...

159 Fernridge Road - Port Matilda

159 Fernridge Road, Port Matilda, PA

OPEN HOUSE: Sun 9/27 1:00-3:00.

Lovely move-in ready home on 1.47 acres! This home makes a lovely first impression with its gracious vaulted foyer. The stunning kitchen has new SS appliances and high ceilings which adds to the grandeur of this home. First floor master en-suite bath has been completely renovated & features two walk-in closets. Large family room, formal dining, powder room, laundry/mudroom and private office complete the main level. Refinished HW floors & new paint throughout the main level.

The 2nd floor boasts a 2nd oversized FR w/ large windows creating a light-filled space. The additional 3 large bedrooms each offer private baths & walk in closets. One of the bedrooms offers a bonus room, allowing for a great hobby room, office or additional storage. Oversized 3 car garage, newly expanded & paved...

Exploring our Outdoors | Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

This 62-Acre Nature Preserve  is home to a variety of mammals, fish, amphibians, reptiles, hundreds of bird species, and a diverse plant population.

Located in State College, PA at 548 Puddintown Road you will escape into the wonders of Nature that take place at this setting. There is a beautiful pollinator garden with a variety of flowers and plants. Also enjoy the mutiple different wildlife there is to see including fish, mammals & a large variety of Bird Species. 

The grounds are open daily- Dusk to Dawn. This Nature center is rated one of the top things to do in State College! There is a large parking area so it is easy for you to obatin access into the nature center.

There is a barn that can be rented out for activites along with being able to rent out the entire Nature Center grounds for a wedding or event! The staff is friendly to work with and make...