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Old 09-12-2007, 10:55 AM
 
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If you work in King of Prussia, where can you live that is not a far commute and has:

Excellent schools (not just good)
Safe neighborhood with suburban feel (not rural at all)
Good shopping (wegmans, whole foods, mall etc. within 20 minutes)

For a single family house price of $425,000

Thanks!

Leanne
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Old 09-12-2007, 07:09 PM
 
Location: Villanova Pa.
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5 or 6 outstanding school districts just south of King of Prussia.

Radnor-
Lower Merion
Tredyffrin-Eastown
Great Valley

A step down but still very good
West Chester
Downingtown

There is a Wegmans in Downingtown and they are building one in Great Valley(Malvern area)

Towns to consider.

Wayne,Devon,St davids,malvern,Paoli,Tredyffrin Township,West Chester,Exton,Downingtown,chester Springs,Gulph Mills,Narberth,Ardmore,Haverford,Bala Cynwd

Good luck
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Old 09-12-2007, 07:59 PM
 
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Don't forget Broomall and Newtown Square. Marple school district is terrific and the area is VERY family oriented.

Good luck!
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Old 09-13-2007, 07:34 PM
 
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Radnor is good area. If I were you Id drive down Lancaster Ave (RT 30) (Exit 13 off of blue route) Route 30 goes from KOP down to St Joes pretty much. Nice neighborhoods towards KOP,paoli,devon,etc.

-Media is a nice neighborhood too. About 20minutes from KOP.
-I live in boothwyn about 30 minute drive to RT 30 to bryn mawr in the AM.

Lower Merion is a safe/nice place

Gladwyn if you have lots of money and want a butler :-) Everyone is Gladwyn drives a benz or a lexus And the occasionally BMW
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Old 09-14-2007, 09:33 PM
 
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Chesterbrook is also very nice in the TE school district and they have very low taxes. However, it is mostly townhomes.
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