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The Latimer House’s Builder-Owners Contemplate Its Future

There are still people in and around Washington Square West who don’t quite know what to make of the house at 1200 Latimer St. Quite […]

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First-Time Find: A Classic in Cheltenham for $265K

When the agent marketing this cutie in Cheltenham sent us the photos for this home, we took one look at the outside and suddenly heard […]

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Trinity Tuesday: A New Twist in Bella Vista for $285K

The Philadelphia trinity has many charms, but anyone who’s moved into one will tell you it has one downside: that tight spiral staircase. Getting a […]

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ThinkFest Preview: Cecil Baker, Jerry Sweeney and Jay Shah on Our Changing Skyline

It still takes some getting used to seeing tower construction cranes as a constant presence on the Philadelphia skyline. But those cranes are the icons […]

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Main Line Monday: Contemporary Comfort in Penn Valley for $915K

Even committed urbanites like your section editor occasionally harbor fantasies of heading out to a cabin somewhere in the woods, unplugging and just taking in all […]

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Joseph Forkin: The River Warden

Joseph Forkin started his march toward reuniting Philadelphia with its working river long before he made the leap this summer from COO to president of […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Doylestown

Bucks County living comes in several flavors: rustic, bucolic, contemporary, Levittown, New Hope and Doylestown, to name a few. Those three communities above stand as […]

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These Are The 10 Most Affordable Homes in Society Hill

Low-rise Society Hill passed high-rise Rittenhouse Square and bosky Chestnut Hill to beome the neighborhood with the highest median household income in the city sometime in […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: Riverside Reverie in Andalusia for $3.7M

If you’re one of those people whose vision of the good life involves relaxing on your porch and looking out over water, your boat has […]

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First-Time Find: A Foothold in Fishtown* for $235K

Need more than two bedrooms? Have less than $300,000 that you can afford to spend on a house? Want to live in Fishtown? Usually, if […]

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Scannapieco Officially Finishes 500 Walnut

Perhaps the person most surprised at pulling off the feat that is 500 Walnut is Tom Scannapieco himself. His goal, he told the assembled audience […]

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J-Roll Puts His South Jersey Palace Up for Sale for $799K

Talk about a home run. You can own the mini-mansion Phillies ace shortstop, World Series champ and National League MVP Jimmy Rollins called home from 2005 […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Eurostyle in Bella Vista for $260K

You might be forgiven if, when you turn into the brick-paved pedestrian lane called Lincoln Avenue on which this trinity sits, you think you’ve managed […]

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Main Line Monday: Vintage Charm in Narberth for $349K

The owners of this classic home in the Main Line’s most neighborly community are evidently as proud of it and its history as its builder […]

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Gray Areas: The Color Dominating Home Design

When did the insides of Philly homes start resembling the skies over Seattle? I can’t say for sure, but for some years now, gray has […]