2247 Focht Ave, Allentown, PA 18104
2247 Focht Ave, Allentown, PA 18104
2247 Focht Ave, Allentown, PA 18104
FOR SALE

2247 Focht Ave
Allentown, PA 18104

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Description

Great Opportunity To Own This Parkland School District Half Twin! Situated in the heart of the Greenawald Subdivision You Will Find This Charming Half Twin With 4 Bedrooms A Fenced In Backyard And A Detached Garage. First Floor Offers A Spacious Living Room And Modern Kitchen With Gas Cooking. Second Floors Has 2 Bedrooms With A Full Bathroom. Third Floor Provides 2 More Generous Bedrooms. With Low Taxes And Located In Parkland School District This Home Will Not Last Long!

Home Highlights

Parking
Garage
Outdoor
Porch
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$181
Listed
91 days ago

Home Details for 2247 Focht Ave

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: FullNumber of Rooms: 8Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Kitchen
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 4Number of Bathrooms: 1Number of Bathrooms (full): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1212 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Gas Oven, Refrigerator, Electric Water HeaterRefrigerator
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,RadiatorHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Window Unit(s)Has Heating
Fireplace & Spa
No Fireplace
Gas & Electric
Electric: Circuit Breakers, 100 Amp Service
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Door: Storm Door(s)Flooring: Hardwood, Vinyl, Carpet
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 3Floors: Hardwood, Vinyl, Carpet
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Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: AsphaltPatio / Porch: Covered PorchFencing: Fenced Yard
Parking & Garage
No CarportHas a GarageNo Attached GarageHas Open ParkingParking Spaces: 1Parking: Off & On Street,Detached
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 1212 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 91

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1915
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Other
Building
Construction Materials: BrickoteAttached To Another Structure
Property Information
Parcel Number: 548788061553 001

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $181
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Negotiable

Active Status

MLS Status: Available

Location

Direction & Address
Community: Greenawald
School Information
Elementary School District: ParklandJr High / Middle School District: ParklandHigh School District: Parkland

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: 682104

Building

Building Area
Building Area: 1212 Square Feet

HOA

Association for this Listing: Lehigh Valley MLS

Lot Information

Lot Area: 3484.8 Square Feet

Offer

Listing Terms: Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA Loan

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $2,477

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

Basement
Last check for updates: about 12 hours ago
Listing courtesy of Aubrey Hendricks
BHHS Fox & Roach - Allentown, (610) 398-9888
Adam Wilkins
BHHS Fox & Roach - Allentown, (610) 398-9888
Originating MLS: Lehigh Valley MLS
Source: GLVR, MLS#682104

Price History for 2247 Focht Ave

Event DetailsPrice
11/12/2021
PriceChange
GLVR #682104
$220K

10/22/2021
Listed For Sale
GLVR #682104
$230K

08/30/2017
Sold
Public Records
$112K

06/16/2017
Sold
Public Records
$147K

05/07/2017
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$150K

04/28/2017
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$150K

02/10/2012
Sold
Public Records
$106K

11/28/2011
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$110K

10/19/2011
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$110K

10/14/2011
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$120K

10/05/2011
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$120K

09/18/2000
Sold
Public Records
$71.97K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$2,477
Assessment$108,100
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 18104
$299,675
Typical home value
This home: $219,900 36% below
$179
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $181 1% above
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about Allentown

  • Trulia User
    "Sidewalks are covered in trash, not much grass, and poorly lit at night. A lot of dogs walk here but a lot of owners do not pick up after them."
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    "There are many jobs here. It’s a very quite neighborhood..friendly neighbors..stores are nearby..transit is available..great restaurants.."
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    "I see dog owners walking their dogs, they clean up after them and keep their dogs safely collard. I’ve never seen anyone or other dogs get harmed"
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    "there are many parks. and it's a nice environment for families to rise children's, the commute is really good, it's a very safe environment, different schools and colleges "
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  • Trulia User
    "Petty crimes are common. Traffic is also difficult at times. Noise and nuisances are very common in this neighborhood."
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    "Great neighborhood to live in if you love community events. From Blues, Brews and BBQs to just the regular community events. "
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    "Most are of the neighborhoods are mostly Family oriented and friendly with majority of Hispanic culture..music and happy gatherings are common on weekends "
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a quiet neighborhood for the most part , and neighbors are friendly, but I don’t like that I can’t never find parking"
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  • Trulia User
    "Easy to get here not that far from my house... they have construction going on but that’s about other then that there’s no problem getting here but the parking is horrible... can’t find no parking no where on this street morning noon and night "
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  • Trulia User
    "Lights in the parkway Farmer Market The street and cleans in certain area .the parks are great for kids and pet friendly."
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    "My neighbor have a grace access to everything parks,highways,stores etc...Nice community.............."
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    "I personally dont like the fact that there are to many cars & traffic around certain times, for example lunch time, dinner time & weekends. other than that its really nice and quite here."
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  • Trulia User
    "My drive to work is about 5 minutes. If I wanted to walk it would be about 20 minutes. This only changes if there's an event down at the Ppl center. Add about 15 minutes for traffic detours. "
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  • Trulia User
    "although theres alot of activity noise is not a problem, safe, neighbors are friendly and its a no crime area."
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    "I just moved here 6 months ago. It is not as bad as i thought it'd be. so far it is safe and been comfortable except traffic noise."
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  • Trulia User
    "Yes is nice area for walking you pets.! Ah the parks for the kids is super nice.! The park for the pets is New "
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  • Trulia User
    "This neighborhood sucks especially for families we have a lot of drug activity and robberies and fights "
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  • Trulia User
    "I am not a big fan if Allentown. I am looking for a place further into Whitehall . I hope that I am able to find a place. north of allentown is not a good spot"
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  • Trulia User
    "This is an hospital area and parents need to be careful with kids since street are busy specially with ambulances. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I see people walking the dogs all the time in the neighborhood dogs are welcomed here and so are cats "
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  • Trulia User
    "it's an alright place to live. not safe for children unless supervised. it's not as peaceful like it used to be. the rent is so high priced. it's hard to afford. "
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  • Trulia User
    "this neighborhood is a dump. The lack of security becomes increasingly worse with each coming year."
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  • Trulia User
    "You rarely see people walking around the neighborhood, it’s really silence place even when it’s school time "
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  • Trulia User
    "easy access to Transit stores and gas stations close by the library is right up the street. I would suggest having a vehicle getting around but it's not necessary"
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  • Trulia User
    "area is not good to live in. center city sucks. apartments are bad and a lot slum lords. it has to improve. "
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood is really cold and solitary, the neighbors don’t care about nothing just themselves "
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  • Trulia User
    "I lived in this neighborhood for 3 years. Everyone keeps to themselves, but is s great location, safe and beautiful. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Sadly it’s not a place that has events. You have to travel to get to those. I wouldn’t even say I live in a community. Just a place to cover my head. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I lived in this neighborhood for over 12 yrs. And never had any problems. Love that there's plenty of parking space. And the neighbors are friendly."
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    "Every minds there business and way over your home when your not at homes. Very quiet and kid friendly "
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    "Its a very nice community and its very quiete yo live on specially for being a main road it takes a lot to build a community "
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  • Trulia User
    "City Life! I love it, just not to live! It’s rather quiet by 7pm/8pm. Everything is so close by literally walking distance. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Things that I feel that make our community special I would say are the arts in the park, movie nights during the summer and different shows at west park."
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    "I don’t attend events anymore in Allentown since the crime rate is very high and my son had grown out of that"
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    "A good diverse community for a medium income neighborhood. Convenient location. Relatively safe. A very real sense of community. "
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    "We moved into this neighborhood about 8 months ago and what we love is the Allentown School District. Very student-focused."
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    "I live in this area for 15 years I love it ,never had any incidents very quiet,peaceful area ! close to highways, shopping centers.very clean great neighborhood "
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  • Trulia User
    "easy to commute, find parking, neighbors are friendly, stores are close by and it's pretty much safe."
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  • Trulia User
    "VERY LOUD AND CROWDED. DIRTY AT TIMES. THE SHOPPING IS THERE , BUT THE QUALITY ISN'T. PEOPLE ARE UNEDUCATED, AND LACK GOOD MANNERS. STRAY ANIMALS, ie CATS. ALSO BUG INFESTED."
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    "I live here . Its a great area. The kids usually are the park around the area or usually play out in the back with the other kids. Its peaceful and rarely crime. "
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2247 Focht Ave, Allentown, PA 18104 is a 4 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1,212 sqft single-family home built in 1915. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by GLVR on Oct 22, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# 682104.