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New Hope’s Famously Haunted Logan Inn Is on the Market for $6.7M

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Talk about historic properties. The Logan Inn was once built as a humble tavern, but became an inn around 1727. It’s the oldest running inn in Bucks County, and the fifth oldest in the U.S., one manager said. But the more important fact? Its vaunted paranormal reputation. The New Hope building has regular visits from [...]

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Newly Listed: Skater Oksana Baiul’s New Hope Colonial

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Remember delicate little dove-like Oksana Baiul? She earned the adoration of the world during the 1994 Winter Olympics, at which she won the Gold Medal in figure skating for Ukraine. She’s had her ups and downs since then, but as the Wall Street Journal ‘s Developments blog said yesterday in profiling the sale of her New Hope home, she’s also become a real estate investor.

In this case, Baiul bought the four-bedroom/three-and-a-half bath house a little more than a year ago for $580,000 and is now asking $875,000.

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Updated Stone Farmhouse for Sale in New Hope

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SPOTLIGHT LISTING: Stone farmhouse in New Hope This classic stone farmhouse is complemented by a cedar addition, making it a perfect family home for buyers looking for some historical charm. Inside you’ll find stone walls, bluestone and wide-plank flooring, walk-in fireplace, handcrafted iron hardware and beamed and high ceilings. The property includes a barn with [...]

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Finished Basement Doubles as British Pub in New Hope

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When you’ve got a home with more than 4,300 square feet of space in addition to a basement with 1,500 square feet of its own, you have room to take some creative liberties. The current owners of this New Hope home took a cue from the existing wet bar and went full pub with the basement space. Down to a familiar red phone booth and a number of guest tables.

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Mid-Century Modern Masterpiece by Jules Gregory and George Nakashima Drops Below $1M

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Jules Gregory was a prominent mid-century modern architect, and like Frank Lloyd Wright, Louis Kahn, and George Nakashima, he has a significant legacy in the New York/NJ/Pennsylvania area. This home on Goat Hill Road in the riverside town of Lambertville, NJ (across the bridge from New Hope) was designed by Gregory for himself. As Henry Kuryla wrote last month in Aspire Metro:

Architects throughout the course of their careers design many masterworks for others, but often their pièce de résistance is the home they create for themselves. Such is the case for the previous home of the noted Mid-Century Modern architect Jules Gregory in Lambertville, NJ.

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Most Expensive: New Hope’s Fashion Farm–Plus Kissin’ Cousins–for $50 Million

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This is New Hope’s most expensive property by more than $40 million, but the new owner is getting far more than land. The entire business of the farm–an established breeding and racing facility with 175 horses–is for sale, including three other horse farms along with this one: two in Buckingham Township and one in Upper Makefield. Add it all up, and it’s more than 450 acres of land.

Fashion Farm inspired the magazine Fashion & Farm Country Magazine, which has now been embodied in a film called “Country” that was filmed at the New Hope location. For prospective buyers, it’s a fine way to learn more about the property.

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Restored 19th Century New Hope Home for Sale

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SPOTLIGHT LISTING: Historic New Hope Home for Sale The Mill in Manchester Valley is a restored 1825 historic stone mill along Gingham Creek in the heart of New Hope. Set is a lovely woodsy setting, the three-floor main house offers a main level master suite, cozy living room, dining room and eat-in kitchen. The upper [...]

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Unique New Hope Home for Sale with Lots of Character

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SPOTLIGHT LISTING: Unique New Hope Home for Sale with Lots of Character Built as a hunting lodge by the Cadwalader, a prominent early-American from the area , this classic Tudor A-frame home is fairy-tale perfect. Exuding Old World charms, the great-room fireplace depicts the story of Rip Van Winkle alongside images of the family history. [...]

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New Hope Homes Keep Turning on the Charm

4 Old Mill Lane in New Hope is an example of the charming homes available in the town.

4 Old Mill Lane in New Hope is an example of the charming homes available in the town.

Neighborhood Watch: Explore the community and New Hope’s homes Quaint, historic New Hope has the unique ability of being a town locals can visit and still feel like they’ve gone on vacation. Its charming Main Street, serene river views and interesting architecture can magically turn someone visiting from just a few miles a way, into [...]

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Hottest Suburban Philadelphia Neighborhoods: New Hope

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A New Hope property for sale. ViaTrulia.

Lovely New Hope, with its charming commercial corridor that brings Philly day-trippers and lovers of candles, has become a popular choice for homebuyers as well, who appreciate the borough’s gay-friendliness and bucolic, rural real estate that still manages to be close to civilization.

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