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Would You Like a Single or a Double? This Penthouse Condo Can Be Either/Or

As it was their personal pied-à-terre, the current owners felt little need to keep the washer-dryer around in this sky-high penthouse. The machines were removed, therefore, when […]

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Transformed: I. M. Pei–Designed Home in Society Hill

“I could live in a modern home like this,” Kevin Yoder, architect and founder of k YODER design, recalls hearing a guest say during a visit […]

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New Listing: Another Society Hill Contemporary Designed by I.M. Pei

Days after finding out one of I.M. Pei’s oeuvres was back on the market, this time as a rental, we now discover another one of […]

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Back On The Market: Society Hill Stunner Designed by I.M. Pei

We wrote about this beautiful Bingham Court townhome in April when it was listed for sale and going for $1,395,000. It sold in August after […]

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Another I.M. Pei Gem in Society Hill Hits the Market

There are many good reasons to revere I.M. Pei and his Philadelphia handiwork. Sure, the Society Hill homes are uniformly the coolest. And the Society […]

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Beautiful Society Hill Townhome Designed by I.M. Pei

People who don’t like modernist architecture probably haven’t spent enough time around good modernist buildings. Curiously enough, a great place to do that is Philadelphia’s […]

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I.M. Pei Home Sells for $1.1 Million

Most people know I.M. Pei designed the Society Hill Towers, but projects like this three-story townhome at 251 South Third Street, are less well-known. In […]

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Best (Only?) Architecture-Related April Fools Joke

Are famous architects too serious for selfies? Robert Venturi, Philadelphia’s most famous postmodernist, may well have taken a few. But what about modern masters like […]

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2BR Condo Available in I.M. Pei’s Towers for Less Than $1 Million

The Society Hill Towers, built in 1964, are a love-’em-or-hate-’em affair: Though many are justifiably proud that the city has such a massive contribution from […]