Rittenhouse Square

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We’re Pretty Sure a Wizard Designed This New Rittenhouse Restaurant

“This was as much a restaurant build-out as it was a large scale art project.” That’s Caitlin Rorer, owner (along with her husband, Chris) of […]

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Police: Center City Teen Flash Mob Ends With Three Assaults, Two Arrests

A chaotic scene played out near Rittenhouse Square on Saturday evening. Police say more than a hundred teenagers gathered in flash mobs that ended with […]

Philadelphia Wedding

Let This Couple Be Your Guide to Perfect Rittenhouse Square Wedding Photos

Philly isn’t exactly lacking in picture-perfect neighborhood backdrops for wedding and engagement photos, but Rittenhouse sits high on the list no matter which way you […]

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Trinity Tuesday: High Style in Rittenhouse for $529K

Ordinarily, you couldn’t cut out part of a floor in a trinity to create a dramatic two-story-high light well over a dining room. First of […]

Property

Jawdropper of the Week: A Prize in Rittenhouse for $5.785M

Once upon a Christmas, my true love gave to me… Five full baths, four powder rooms, three balconies, two wood-burning fireplaces, a gorgeous sweeping staircase […]

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Stephen Starr and Aimee Olexy Are Bringing The Love to Rittenhouse This Fall

When Stephen Starr began building his empire, he did so with concept restaurants: martini bars, Asian-fusion buddha shrines, soul food diners, and conveyor belt sushi restaurants. (That was then […]

Property

These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in Rittenhouse Square

It should come as no surprise to anyone that the folks at NeighborhoodXqu found no residential properties selling for under $200,000 in Rittenhouse Square. But […]

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Trinity Tuesday: A Rittenhouse Charmer for $1650/Month

We don’t know about you, but we love summer. The sun, the flowers, the barbecues — what’s not to like?  Sadly, Philadelphia isn’t Florida. We […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: Work Meets Home in Rittenhouse for $2.975M

This gorgeous home takes the age old adage “work hard, play hard” very seriously. The estate is essentially split into two separate spaces. One is outfitted for […]

News

The Inquirer and Daily News Don’t Know How to Talk About Racism

As a black man in Philadelphia, telling me that racists exist in the city is like reminding me that oxygen is in the atmosphere. I […]

News

If You See This USPS Truck Coming, Run the Other Way!

There are a lot of reasons that people love to hate on the United States Post Office, and now some surveillance video from the 2100 […]

Property

1911 Walnut to Be Mixed-Use, Mixed-Income Project

Southern Land Company appeared before the City Planning Commission today with a revised version of its proposed apartment tower on the last piece of open […]

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. […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: A Reborn Classic in Rittenhouse for $3.69M

Wonder what opulence looked like in the mid-19th century? Wonder no more, for the architect who restored this gorgeous 1860 brownstone on Spruce Street in […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: Modern Luxury on Rittenhouse Square for $2.795M

Once upon a time I died and went to heaven … real estate heaven, that is. Regardless, I imagine the two to be fairly similar—fun, […]