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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Just Listed in the Poconos: Cabin in the Woods in East Stroudsburg

You can truly get lost in the woods surrounding this custom-built lodge — they’re all yours.

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Introducing the New Priciest Apartment in Philadelphia

The Atlantic’s last bi-level penthouse breaks its own record.

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Extended Alley Trinity in Queen Village

A little extra on the back of this trinity gives it room for guests — and a family starting out.

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Just Listed: Converted Historic Firehouse in Fishtown

Rich in history, yet filled with modern comforts.

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Just Listed: Italianate Colonial in Moylan

A house with a pedigree, designed by a local Arts and Crafts Movement pioneer.

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Just Listed: Renovated Alley Trinity in Queen Village

Location, location, location — plus loads of charm and a very attractive price.

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Ginormous Colonial Mansion in Malvern

A house for the person for whom too much isn’t enough.

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Contemporary Mansion in Tannersville

The ’80s live on in this one-of-a-kind contemporary house close to Camelback Resort.

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French Gothic Mansion in Hopewell

Sumptuousness and sustainability meet in this singular sensation.

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A Tour of 2100 Hamilton’s Model Unit

You can customize this condo to suit your preferences, but many buyers have opted for the luxurious base model.

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Just Listed: Traditional Trinity in Fairmount

A pure example of the house type that’s loaded with style and charm.

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Contemporary Federal Townhouse in Society Hill

Behind that 19th-century facade lies a contemporary-yet-traditional house with a twist (on each floor).

Life & Style

Living in Collingswood: A Neighborhood Guide

South Jersey’s most happening suburb didn’t happen by accident.

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Just Listed in the Poconos: 177-Acre Farmstead in Pleasant Mount

At last, a real rural getaway in the Poconos where you can farm, fish and hunt, all on your property.

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Just Listed: Updated Victorian in Lambertville

This classic antique has been remade for modern living.