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: Extended Trinity in Bella Vista

An attractive and attractively priced house in a great location. And you can get your mattress up its staircase.

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Just Listed: Norman-Inspired Hilltop House in Roxborough Park

Main Line privacy and luxury without the Main Line price tag.

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On the Market in the Poconos: Historic Guest House in Marshalls Creek

This house on the road from Stroudsburg to Milford has been welcoming weary travelers for 258 years.

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Just Listed at the Shore: Bayside Rancher in Brigantine

Charming, well-maintained, close to nature, and perfect for watching sunsets over the bay.

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Just Listed: Updated 18th-Century Colonial in St. Davids

This house got all sorts of modern goodies added to it when a subdivision was built around it in 1999.

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Renovated Rowhouse in Girard Estate

This house got a modern interior to match — no, make that surpass — its modernized exterior three years ago.

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Just Listed: Double Trinity in Fitler Square

This back-t0-back double threat has two open floors, nearly 1,500 square feet of space, and loads of charm and style.

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Renewed Victorian in Roxborough

A Roxborough native rescues a longtime local eyesore.

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Just Listed at the Shore: Lagoonside Shingle Style House in Margate

A style mixup that spans three centuries, filled with totally modern goodies — and lots of mahogany.

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In the Endless Mountains: Mountaintop Hunting Lodge in Brackney

Here’s a house where you can really get away from it all.

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Historic Farmhouse in East Earl

“Wallacia” is the house where Blue Ball, and Abraham Lincoln’s doctor, was born.

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80-Acre Equestrian Farm in Kennett Square

Lavishly outfitted with all the modern amenities, yet imported from the 18th century.

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Just Listed: Extended Trinity in Bella Vista

This trinity is loaded with extras — extra space, extra flexibility, and an extra-convenient location.

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Log House on Lake Wallenpaupack

You won’t have to travel to Yellowstone to enjoy the grandeur of our national park lodges if you buy this house.

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Just Listed at the Shore: Neotraditional Townhouse in Ventnor

Here’s a Shore house that won’t break the bank. Of course, it’s in the ’burbs (so to speak).