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Cards Against Humanity Throws Up Wall Against Trump

If President Donald Trump manages to actually build that wall along the U.S.-Mexico border he promised to erect, he will have to work his way […]

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This Broker Will Pay You to Sell Your Home in Chesco

Usually, when someone moves into a new community, the neighbors get together to offer a welcoming gift. The Houwzer real estate brokerage is flipping the […]

Business

ULI Throws Developers Into the “Shark Tank” Nov. 14

Apparently, real estate deals are not like laws or sausages: Those who like the taste of them love watching them being made. The Urban Land […]

Property

Property Management Firm Hopes to Score Big Helping Small Landlords

Judging from the number of listings out there that are described as “investment opportunities” and the number of formal and informal real estate investment discussion […]

Property

Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Big Builders: Awards Honor Shapers of the Future

How is building a development like mentoring a young child? Gary Jonas, principal of HOW Properties, explains it this way: “What I see is real estate […]

Property

More Residences Coming to Fishtown Fringe

The soon-to-be former home of Exceptional Foods in Fishtown is slated to become what may prove to be exceptional residences. Colliers International announced on Aug. […]

Property

Scofflaw Developers Continue to Build on City-Owned Land

If you want to acquire city-owned land for your development, you should have all your permitting, licensing and tax-compliance ducks in a row. At least, […]

Property

Who’s Building Philly: Sean Schellenger

Developing property in Philadelphia resembles running an obstacle course. There are numerous permits a builder must receive in order to start even a project that […]

Property

Thinking of Flipping Houses Here? You’ll Clean Up, But It’ll Cost You

Philadelphia’s affordable (by big-city standards) housing stock turns out to be an ace in the hole not only for would-be home buyers but for would-be […]

Property

3737 Chestnut Changes Hands for $118M

One of the first of the new high-rise apartment towers that are reshaping the University City skyline has a new owner: Radnor Property Group announced […]

Property

Bright Idea: One Big MLS for the Mid-Atlantic Region

A TREND that began with real estate agents sharing listings over coffee and pinning them on clotheslines in the 1960s got a whole lot bigger […]

Property

How A Piece of the Mediterranean Landed in South Kensington

Painter Jeannie DeCarlo, says broker Stephanie Somers, is “a tough lady. It’s hard to get her to laugh. But when she does, you know you’ve […]

Property

New York Developer Buys Shovel-Ready Penn Treaty Park Project

Shovel Ready Projects LLC has sold its latest shovel-ready project, the 19-unit Views at Penn Treaty, to New York-based developer Gotham Bedrock LLC for $7 […]

Property

Tenants Continue to Press Case Against New Penn Wynn Manor Owner

About 40 Penn Wynn Manor residents and their supporters in the Philadelphia Tenants Union staged a protest in front of the Centre Square office complex […]

Property

Philly Ranked Fifth Most Walkable City in U.S. This Year

A mere two-tenths of a point dropped Philadelphia from its perch as the nation’s fourth-most-walkable city in this year’s Walk Score rankings of American cities. […]