Sandy Smith - Philadelphia Magazine

Sandy Smith

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.

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Colonial House in Berwyn Resort Community

Like a year-round Poconos vacation, only minus the skiing and the mountains.

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Lake Naomi Contemporary in Pocono Pines

Contemporary and traditional at the same time, this spacious house sits right on Lake Naomi.

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French-Inspired Mansion in Newtown

A mansion worthy of a Gilded Age grandee, built about 120 years after the fact.

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Just Listed: Colonial Trinity in Wash West

Beautifully remodeled and expanded luxury you can afford on a charming block.

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Modern Horse Farm in West Chester

This totally modern house looks like it got converted from a 19th-century barn.

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Just Listed at the Shore: West Coast Beachfront House in Stone Harbor

California cool in a house with a Jersey Shore soul.


1849 Horse Farm in Chester Springs

Burning Tree Farm sits amid hundreds of acres of preserved farmland.

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Just Listed: Updated Workingman’s Row House in Fairmount

A tree grows in its backyard. But not just any old tree.

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Updated Trinity in Bella Vista

Good things come in small packages once again.

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Just Listed: $38M Farm Estate in Berwyn

Rock Hill Farm spans not only 222 acres but more than 125 years of time.

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At the Shore: Main Line Colonial in Ventnor

Classic Jazz Age elegance and lush landscaping, just one block from the beach.

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An Accidental Developer Revives a Kensington Landmark

The Harbisons Dairy and its iconic water tower look good as new once again.

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Eclectic Modern Manor in Flourtown

This sensuous modern house combines solidity and lightness with aplomb.

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In the Poconos: Lakeside Lodge in Greentown

Plenty of room and comfort for your family and friends, right on Lake Wallenpaupack.

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A First Look at 2100 Hamilton

Filled with amenities designed with COVID-19 in mind, the new super-luxe Logan Square condo tower also plays nice with its neighbors.