East Kensington

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Luxury for Less in East Kensington for $499K

Do you love Fido as much as you love your spouse? (Or maybe even more?) Both of them will be thrilled to live in this […]

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First-time Find: A Sleek Space in East Kensington for $289K

Here’s the deal: we’re not always neat and tidy. Kids are messy. Dishes pile up in the sink. Something spills all over the floor. Thankfully, this […]

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Hard Hat Tour: Jack & Jill

“When are you going to clean up the outside?” That’s what some East Kensington residents asked Red Oak Development principal Anthony Giacobbe about 2401 Emerald […]

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Just Listed: A Standout Home in East Kensington for $585K

Red Oak Development, the people who built the Parish House not far from this place in East Kensington, pride themselves on being a notch or […]

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First-Time Find: Flexibility in East Kensington for $325K

This trendy little space in East Kensington has all the makings of a nice first home, all at a reasonable price. Enter inside to the […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in East Kensington

East Kensington has undergone some serious development over the past few years. So, it’s no surprise that when we chose it for this week’s $500K […]

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It’s Hip to be Square on Avenue 30

There have been all sorts of attempts to solve the central problem of the Philadelphia row house, namely, the need to fit it into a […]

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Hard Hat Tour: The Parish House

“God is in the details.” —Ludwig Mies van der Rohe God, then, continues to make his presence felt throughout the building that began life in 1912 […]

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Three Philly Neighborhoods to Watch in 2017

The online brokerage Redfin has released its list of the “Hottest Neighborhoods for 2017,” and while none of the 10 hottest neighborhoods nationwide are in […]

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Checkmate in East Kensington? Broker Rearranges the Chessboard

I’ve gotten lots of pitches from real estate agents and others that lead me to ask, “What’s in a name?” The answer, it appears, is, […]

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On the Market: The Prettiest Renovation in East Kensington?

Its renovation may be two years old, but the gorgeous results of the work done to 2028 Dreer Street – on the border of East […]

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Property’s Photo of the Week: Sidecar Fun in East Kensington

We don’t know about you, but it’s been a long week for some of us and we could certainly do with some feel good vibes. […]

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Spotted in Kensington: Two Historic Bank Buildings to Be Redeveloped

Jewelers’ Row may be one of the last surviving niche districts in Philadelphia, but that doesn’t mean all remnants of previous ones have been erased. Case in point, […]

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House of the Week: Pristine Carriage Home with Studio Space in East Kensington

We brought a fixer-upper near the creativity-brimming Trenton Avenue to your attention a few weeks ago, so it’s only fitting that we showcase a gleaming, restored home […]

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The Lovely Bones: East Kensington Fixer-Upper

If there can be said to be a ground zero for Kensington redevelopment and renaissance, it might be cobblestone Trenton Avenue, which anchors the East Kensington […]