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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...

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...

ALL ABOUT PENN STATE: PSU Students back on campus

Penn State students spent this past weekend moving back to Happy Valley. Due to the COVID19 pandemic, it has been quite a different process than normal.  The Borough of State College, where Penn State University calls home, has a masking ordinance in place that will be enforced.

This year for Penn State students will be a different atmosphere than before. As students return, Penn State and the borough have established rules for wearing face masks, social distancing and have limited gatherings in an effort to prevent spread of the coronavirus. This will limit all sporting events and social events that have been a huge part of the Penn State Community. 

Some students that have returned to campus have been receiving backlash for not following these guidelines. This has been addressed and...

Centre County MLS Report - August 3, 2020

5 Centre County School Districts'* Active Residential Listings as of August 3, 2020: 267

Average List Price of Active Listings: ­$396,173

Average Days on Market of Active Listings:­ 111

Residential Sales Activity July 26, 2020 - August 3, 2020

New Listings:­ 44 Listings that Pended: 27 Listings that Closed:­ 42
State College School District: 22 State College School District: 16 State College School District: 16
Bellefonte School District: 10 Bellefonte School District: 7 Bellefonte School District: 16
Other School District: 12 Other School District: 4 Other School District: 10
Average List Price: ­$332,062 Average List Price: ­$290,887 Average Closed Price: ­$278,643
N/A Average...

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

Open Houses in State College, Julian, Pine Grove Mills and 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 Saturday, August 1st and Sunday, August 2nd!

Saturday, August 1st

402 Penns Cave Road - Spring Mills, PA

402 Penns Cave Road - Spring Mills, PA

Spectacular custom Timber Peg home in a rural setting creating a private oasis on 26 acres! Custom to a tee, this 3,301 finished sq ft, 3 beds, 3 full bath home has an open & inviting main living floor plan and was built for a lifetime of memories. This impeccable masterpiece offers gorgeous hardwood floors, oversized windows, exceptional trim work, granite counters, and so much more. Enjoy a gourmet kitchen complete with island/breakfast bar, high-end appliances, and a custom backsplash! You'lll find this property is elegant yet comfortable & homey.

 Call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email [email protected].

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215 Melanie Lane - Pleasant Gap, PA

215 Melanie Lane - Pleasant Gap, PA

Delightful home in Pleasant Hills offers four bedrooms (two on first floor-two on the second), two full baths, finished walkout lower level, and spacious covered deck with magnificent mountain views. Open kitchen, dining and living room with large island, tile backsplash, granite countertops. Two car garage, gardens, patio out back, hardwood and bamboo floors, lovely curb appeal and immaculate throughout - a must see. Schedule your showing today! Call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email [email protected].

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167 Sunset Drive - Bellefonte, PA

167 Sunset Drive - Bellefonte, PA

Plenty of space for everyone! This welcoming Ranch home on a lovely two-acre setting is sure to impress you. Enjoy cooking and entertaining in this inviting eat in kitchen . The light and bright Sunroom is the perfect place to enjoy the magnificent views of the property. A family room, 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths and bonus room complete the main level. A large finished recreational room in the basement complete with a bar and ½ bath with the ambience of your propane stove with just over 2500 sq ft of finished living area to enjoy. Beautiful exterior living space includes a covered patio, shed and gazebo are available for your enjoyment. The bonus of a 2 car garage is attached for convenience. Schedule your showing today! Call KBB at 814-238-8080 to see ANY home that's for sale or email [email protected].

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1722 Woodledge Circle - State College, PA

1722 Woodledge Circle - State College, PA

Hidden in Woodledge Cluster Homes in Toftrees is this adorable 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom first floor condo which features an open concept single story floor plan creating simple living. Inside you will find a sizable kitchen with dining area as well as bar seating at the kitchen counter creating a surprising amount of space for social gatherings or entertaining. This condo also holds 2 spacious bedrooms with the master bedroom having access to it's own private master bathroom as well as the hall of closets creating plenty of space for all your storage needs. With an extra living space separated by sliding glass doors also leading to the patio would make the perfect spot for an office or even a yoga/rec room! With association maintained landscaping and snow removal, you have more time to see what Toftrees has to offer, such as the Golf Resort,...

Open Houses in State College, Julian, Pine Grove Mills and more!

Open Houses in State College, Julian, Pine Grove Mills and 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 Saturday, July 25th and Sunday, July 26th!

Saturday, July 25th

Sunday, July 26th...