Home and Real Estate Editor
Sandy Smith is Philadelphia magazine’s Home and Real Estate editor. A Kansas City native, he has called Philly home for more than 35 years. He reports on houses for sale, condos for sale, apartments for rent, new construction, development and trends in the Greater Philadelphia real estate market.
It’s a big apartment building with equally big amenities. Including a bocce court and podcasting studios.
Rustic, yes — but domesticated as opposed to woodsy.
In 1896, it was a life-saving station. Today, it’s a life-affirming year-round compound.
Nicely updated, this roomy trinity is a great place for a dual-career couple to start a family.
Life on the farm, South Philly rowhouse version.
Modern style, convenience and comfort — and a boat launch and slip — right on Fairview Lake.
Looks like a converted barn, only with a sophisticated midcentury twist.
Actually, it’s a contemporary house in neotraditional dress.
If Cyrus H.K. Curtis were alive today, he would probably want to live here.