This four-bedroom home at Sixth and Reed blazed right through the market. Was it the combination of Victorian details and updated appliances? Was it the rear patio? A bedroom with attached dressing room? A bay window? Decorative fireplace?
More than likely, it was all of those things along with the location, which could not be hotter these days. Original list price: $339,000
Two homes in Passyunk Square are new to the market this week, and even though one’s a condo and the other is a single-family dwelling, they have something in common.
The two-bedroom condo at 12th and Bainbridge at Le Fleur has a kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a “beautifully tiled mosaic backsplash” (above).
Cedars Crossing. Photo via Naked Philly.
• Valley Forge casino revenue is up [Inquirer] • Home price gains bring sellers off the sidelines [AP] • Thousands of borrowers to get mortgage payments reduced [CNN Money] • Cedars Crossing Looks to be Finished. And It’s Really Orange. [Naked Philly] • Fitz4 condos finally appear in Graduate Hopsital [Philly Real Estate Blog] • [...]
We’re not telling tales out of school when we say that sometimes you need to wear some serious rose-colored glasses when buying in South Philly. The grandmom interiors can be rather staggering, leading to Google searches like “wood paneling solutions” and “carpet removal.” Not so with this house above Broad and Ellsworth, half a block from the Broad Street subway, close to the Passyunk Square Dog Park, and perhaps most importantly, not too far from American Sardine Bar.
Young professionals and families have made Passyunk Square Philadelphia's up-and-coming neighborhood.
A look at Philadelphia’s Up-and-Coming Neighborhood Passyunk Square has exploded in popularity in the past five years, attracting young professionals and families in particular. Epitomizing the term “up-and-coming neighborhood,” it’s being populated with trendy bars and popular restaurants, grocery stores and boutiques especially, along East Passyunk Ave. The neighborhood is bound by Broad Street to [...]