Realtors near Penn State

KBB REALTORS: Sarah Schroeder

Whether it’s a $50K flip property in Philipsburg or a $5M investment in downtown State College, Realtor Sarah Schroeder devotes the same time and care to each transaction.

“Every client and buyer has a unique lifestyle, story and real estate goal in mind, and I’m here to help,” Sarah said. “It’s your life and story … your home and investment. I want to be your advocate in that journey.”

She serves all residential and commercial buyers, but focuses on first-time buyers, alumni transitioning back to the area and commercial investors.

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128 Norle Street - State College, PA

128 Norle Street - State College, PA

Charm, character and quality throughout in this adorable Lemont area two story. Recent bathroom remodel include granite tops, new lighting, tile flooring and more. Recent kitchen remodel include opening up walls, generous bar area, new cabinetry, lighting, granite, stainless steel appliances. Some of the other fantastic improvements are: additional two bay, detached garage giving home four total, cherry hardwood through much of main level, a new sunroom with vaulted ceilings and tile floor overlooking private rear yard, attractive white vinyl fencing around entire rear yard, partially finished lower level, new windows and so, so much more. The outdoor space with deck, patio, trellis is unparalleled. Truly a must see. Call us for more details at 814-238-8080 or email [email protected]...

KBB REALTORS: Curt Kowalski

Curt Kowalski is an experienced Realtor who’s been in the industry for over 30 years. 

A Penn State graduate and lifetime State College resident, he has spent many of those years working in new homes and construction sales, giving him the distinct advantage of knowing what a home should look like when it’s brought to market.

“Having an agent who knows how homes are built and the current value of upgrades can be a valuable asset,” Curt said.

Buyers will find comfort in his ability to recognize homes that are a good deal and ones that will need a significant amount of...

CULTURE CORNER: Discovery Space

If your family lives in Centre County and you’re interested in science and technology, Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania is a must-see. Featuring hands-on science fun through interactive exhibits and programs, it’s perfect for kids … and adults are bound to learn something, too!

It all began in 2002 when the Downtown State College Improvement District and other members of the community envisioned a community-oriented science museum. The facility first opened its doors to the public in 2011.

Membership improved over the years, and in 2016, the museum welcomed its 700th member. In 2017, Discovery Space moved to its current location, a larger facility on North Atherton Street just minutes from downtown and Penn State's campus.

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SCHOOL HIGHLIGHT: Bald Eagle Area High School

From classroom learning to advanced career training, Bald Eagle Area High School offers comprehensive educational opportunities for a variety of students.

Located less than 30 minutes from State College and Penn State, the high school is the flagship school in the Bald Eagle Area School District. The joint middle-high school enrolls about 950 students in grades 6 through 12, and employs almost 70 teachers.
 
This Centre County school district is in tune with our rapidly changing world, and aims to prepare young people for this challenge. By giving them extensive academic knowledge and skill, educators hope it will form a foundation for future success. The school offers a range of programs for this purpose....

KBB REALTORS: beth richards | sandy stover group

While talking with family and friends, taking walks through our neighborhoods and dashing into Trader Joe’s we’re getting a lot of questions about what’s happening in our local REAL ESTATE market. You may be wondering the same.

Yes, the Coronavirus has caused delays in new sales and listings. Yet conversations are taking place about the next move. We are talking to people who have taken new positions locally and out of state, seniors seeking a smaller footprint and larger families needing more room. Under normal circumstances, we understand buying and selling can be challenging; Coronavirus has taken the challenge to a new level.  The good news is the beth richards | sandy stover group can streamline the process and make it as ...

Exploring Our Outdoors: Rothrock State Forest

Outdoor activities are plentiful in the region, thanks in part to public land like Rothrock State Forest.

Located just minutes from State College and Penn State University, this 215,000-acre tract of mountainous terrain in Centre, Mifflin and Huntingdon counties offers hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, wildlife viewing and much more.

Founded in the early 20th century by neighboring Mifflin County native Dr. Joseph Rothrock, the forest was initially barren due to excessive logging and resource extraction. Concerned that the barren ridges would not regrow without proper management, Rothrock took action in 1895 when he was appointed the first commissioner of what’s today known as the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. This was the beginning of...

2024 Earlystown Road - State College, PA

2024 Earlystown Road - State College, PA

Gorgeous setting with huge space both inside and out. Earlystown Manor is a beautiful brick, 2-story home with a Carriage House on 10.46 acres with panoramic views of Mt. Nittany and Tussey Mountain. This lovely private estate is in State College School District with a short commute to PSU and shopping. It has a total of 8 bedrooms, 8 1/2 baths and a full unfinished basement. The Carriage House has a full apartment with a separate bedroom suite. There is ample garage space with a 3-stall garage in the main house and a 2-stall garage in the Carriage House. Efficient heating / cooling with Geo-Thermal /Coal Stove Backup. Functioning B&B onsite w/Chef willing to continue, this is a popular wedding venue & special events dinners. Call us for more details at 814-238-8080 or email [email protected]

KBB REALTORS: Jennifer Glantz

Discover a fresh and less-stressful approach to real estate with Realtor Jennifer Glantz.

“My top priority is to provide my clients with an easy and enjoyable real estate experience,” she said.

Her extensive knowledge of the current housing market and trends, as well as her “tour guide” approach to the community, are only part of why clients appreciate working with her. 

"In the end, they trust that I am getting the job done on their behalf,” she said.

Jennifer has called the area home for the majority of her life; however, there was a time when she lived in Southern California...

141 Red Willow Road - State College, PA

141 Red Willow Road - State College, PA

A Hunter's Chase craftsman beauty, you'll feel right at home at 141 Red Willow Road. Built in 2015 w/ stone facade & a sweet front porch this 4 bed/3.5 bath two story features 9 ft ceilings, HW floors, a finished lower level, & a beautiful open floor plan. Enjoy prepping meals in the lovely kitchen w/ white Shaker cabinets, large island, corian counters, SS appliances, gas range, tile backsplash, & pantry closet. Find peace in the tranquil master suite w/ walk in closet & private master bath featuring tile floors, double vanity, & a tiled shower. Three additional nicely sized bedrooms, laundry room, & a full bath with tub complete the upstairs. In the lower level you'll discover a beautifully finished family room with egress and LVT flooring and a full bath perfect for guests. Enjoy afternoons on the back deck and joyful playtime in the...