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.
All you need to pack are your clothes, toiletries and kitchenware. Or rent it out and you won’t even need to pack.
Intimately scaled and located on an intimate alley, this recently updated classic trinity has a ton of contemporary style.
You could rent this house for your vacation. Or you could buy it and become a landlord. Or you could replace it with something bigger and more modern.
It has everything you want in a lakeside getaway. Including a boat.
When is a trinity not a trinity? When it’s built like this one is.
Amidst the Colonials and converted barns, this house definitely stands out.
It’s nestled in the woods but would look right at home in the ’burbs.
For more than a century, the city’s fundamental building block has been the rowhome. That may soon change.
Classic and modern at the same time, and located in one of Center City’s nicest gated trinity communities.
The Driftway is the first luxury apartment building with hotel-style service and amenities in the Northwest Philly neighborhood.
Still a traditional Cape May Victorian, but one that got done over in modern Shore style.