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.
Cross a ranch house with a medieval castle and the result might look a lot like this.
Maybe it’s a trinity. Maybe it isn’t. Whatever it is, it’s fabulous.
You could delight thousands of cabaret fans by reviving this storied performance space while you live over it. Or you could do something else with it.
This trinity presents a traditional face to the street but has a modern soul thanks to a total makeover.
Persistent low inventory and rising interest rates deliver a double whammy.
The right site for an arena and a shot in the arm for the Fashion District and its surroundings.
Why not hire the architect whose office this is now to turn it into the home you’ve always wanted?
A trinity with yards in front and back, plus three rooms on its main floor: What a concept!
Big, bold, beautiful, totally modern and totally traditional, all at the same time.
Modern on the outside, Main Line lite on the inside, with a terraced pathway that lures you to the lake.
An early-20th-century architect’s first work jazzes up a traditional house style.