What $500K Will Buy You in Blue Bell

Many are drawn to the suburbs because they want to live in a spacious home on an equally spacious lot. Most of the homes in […]


5 Places to Find Design Inspiration This Holiday Season

This year’s DesignPhiladelphia festival is now just a fond memory, but one of the best elements of the festival were the Design Crawls — traveling […]


A Sunny Retreat in Fishtown for $850K

The courtyard home is quite common in the sunny climes of the Mediterranean countries, but it’s a rare find here in Philadelphia. We found one […]

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For Marc Lamont Hill, a Labor of Love in Germantown

The good people of Germantown have devoted much time and effort to restoring the faded glory of this historic and diverse neighborhood. The latest Germantowner to […]


Upgraded in Mt. Airy for $300K

Looking for a spacious, stylish townhome where your family has room to live, play and grow? This brand-spanking-renewed rowhome in East Mt. Airy has everything you […]


Tax Bill Provision Could Mean a Nasty Surprise When You Sell

Never mind the mortgage interest deduction. A proposed change in the rules that govern whether home sellers must pay capital gains taxes when they sell […]


Remake Ready in Wash West for $335K

Looking to put your own stamp on a deserving home? You probably couldn’t find a better-located candidate than this one. Situated on one of those […]


Artfully Crafted in Radnor for $1.75M

The agent’s description of this newish (1997) Main Line classic is mercifully brief: “Beautiful house designed by John Fox Hayes, Jr. and Ed Mahoney. This […]


Your Thanksgiving Problems Solved in Haverford for $1.95M

Right now, you’re probably more concerned with keeping your Trump-loving uncle and your social-justice-warrior brother from tussling over the turkey this afternoon than you are with looking […]


A Grande Dame in Schwenksville for $270K

If you’re one of those house-hunters who’s looking for modern convenience and comfort and that old-time neighborly feel, this fabulous renovated Victorian on Schwenksville’s main […]

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Park Yourself in Wynnewood for $165K

Here and there on the Main Line, you find apartment and condominium buildings that blend the best elements of city and suburban living. The Green […]


Cool in Queen Village for $270K

Trinity fans love them because of their ultra-efficient compact layouts and unique design. In most cases, they’re as compact on the outside as they are […]

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A Fast-Growing New Jersey College Builds A Town To Go With It

Usually, the developments I’ve come to refer to as “Instant Urbanism” pop up on the fringes of metropolitan areas, most often near some freeway interchange that […]

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A Real Show Home in Ardmore for $731K

Mirrors, mirrors on the wall, what’s the fairest home of all? Why, this showy new construction Dutch Colonial twin just three short blocks from Ardmore […]


The Case for Raising the Roof on Philly Rowhouses

Maybe you know a Philly couple with this dilemma: They’re thrilled with their rowhome but need a tad more space — maybe there’s a kid […]