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    One Year Into the Pandemic

    By Erica Ramus | March 11, 2021

    The Difference A Year Makes … A year ago,  the world changed and we were shocked with the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. Business shutdowns began across the country and much of the world. Pennsylvania was not immune to the pandemic, and real estate here was shut down hard from mid-March through most of May.... Read More

    Real Estate Update – Business Guidelines

    By Erica Ramus | June 9, 2020

    COVID-19 has presented enormous challenges and it will require us all to adapt to profound changes not only in our personal lives but in the lives of our clients and their families and the Pennsylvania communities we serve. For our INVESTOR CLIENTS – Even as COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc with the global economy—putting the... Read More

    Schuylkill County Meals & Wheels and other services during COVID19

    By Erica Ramus | April 13, 2020

    Schuylkill County Meals on Wheels continues; in fact, the client list is growing – and we are in need of additional volunteers to help with this outreach! Please call 570-624-3010 if you are able to help call clients, prepare and/or deliver meals. To those who are currently volunteering, THANK YOU. We could not do this... Read More

    Ramus Realty Group Update: Financial Help During these Difficult Times

    By Erica Ramus | April 6, 2020

    We are living in unprecedented times. So many workers are laid off or furloughed – out of a job – right now. Pennsylvanians are hurting, as are residents of every state. If you own a home and have difficulty paying your mortgage, please read on. If you have recently lost your job or have reduced... Read More

    Ramus Realty Group Update – April 5, 2020

    By Erica Ramus | April 5, 2020

    To our valued RAMUS Realty Group Clients, Friends & Colleagues As I am sure you are aware, Governor Wolf  issued a mandate ordering the closure of all non-essential businesses in Pennsylvania. Consequently, we temporarily closed our office as of March 18. In addition, the entire state is under a Stay at Home advisory, and the... Read More

    Ramus Realty Group Earns Commitment to Excellence Endorsement from NAR

    By Erica Ramus | April 10, 2019

    Erica Ramus, MRE, Broker of Ramus Realty Group has earned the Commitment to Excellence endorsement from the National Association of REALTORS®. The endorsement goes to REALTORS® who have demonstrated knowledge and competency in 10 core areas of real estate practice: 1. Client service 2. Professional reputation 3. Real estate law 4. REALTOR® Code of Ethics 5. Equal service... Read More

    Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program applications now available

    By Erica Ramus | January 26, 2019

    Applications for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are now available for eligible Pennsylvanian’s claiming rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2018. The deadline to apply for these rebates is June 30, 2019. The maximum standard rebate is $650, but supplemental rebates for qualifying homeowners can boost rebates to $975. The income eligibility level... Read More

    190 Years of Yuengling – Commemorative Cans, Special Events & More

    By Erica Ramus | January 24, 2019

    D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc., America’s Oldest Brewery®, is celebrating 190 years and six generations of family brewing. In 2019, Yuengling will commemorate its 190th anniversary by offering fans exciting packaging, promotions, special beers, and celebratory events throughout the year. Since it was founded in 1829, America’s Oldest Brewery has remained fiercely independent, family-owned and... Read More

    Property Tax and Rent Rebate Applications Due December 31

    By Erica Ramus | December 16, 2018

    The state’s Property Tax Rent Rebate Program provides financial assistance to low-income seniors and disabled individuals by refunding a portion of rent or property taxes paid during the previous year. The deadline to apply for rebates on rent or taxes paid in 2017 is December 31. Information and applications for the Property Tax Rent Rebate... Read More

    2018 Schuylkill and Berks Flooding Low Interest Disaster Loans

    By Erica Ramus | December 14, 2018

    On December 7, 2018 Administrator, Linda McMahon made loans available for Pennsylvania businesses and residents affected by flooding on August 10-15, 2018. Those affected can apply for a low-interest disaster loan from the U/S/ Small Business Administration. The disaster declaration requested by Governor Tom Wolf, covers Bradford, Columbia, Delaware, Northumberland, Schuylkill, and Susquehanna counties and... Read More