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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A Holy Trinity, Revised, in Moorestown

It’s still a carnival of Gothic style and color, even after the owners lightened and modernized things a bit.

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On the Market: Slightly Norman Neotraditional in Pine Valley

Behind its French front you’ll find a totally modern Gilded Age house.

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On the Market at the Shore: Bayfront Townhouse in Ventnor

Bay views galore, and you own the dock outright as well.

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Just Listed: Midcentury Modern Hilltop House in Carversville

Architect Morris Perelman channeled Frank Lloyd Wright when he designed this 1948 masterpiece.

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Apartment Profile: The Civic

MM Partners is betting that you’ll feel better living here.

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Just Listed: Jazz Age Cotswold Manor in Chestnut Hill

A classic English country manse with a little Art Deco thrown into the mix.

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Condos at The Laurel Now Come With Private Jets

The last luxury high-rise on Rittenhouse Square raises amenities to new heights. Like 41,000 feet.

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Just Listed: Hortulus Farm in Wrightstown

domus in horto like none other you’re ever likely to see.

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Restored Split-Level Townhouse in Spring Garden

This restoration is thoroughly modern yet faithful to this house’s mid-19th-century character

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At the Shore: Beachfront Moderne in Longport

Beautiful to look at. Even more beautiful to look out of.

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Just Listed: Rare Cultural Artifact in Abington

That’s not a split-level; it’s a time capsule from 1962 that you can live in.

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Just Listed: Super-Green Townhouse in Roxborough

You can choose how you’ll deck it out, but the quality, energy savings and spectacular roof deck come built in.

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Just Listed: Renovated Tudor in Bryn Mawr

Rebuilt to be a top developer’s private retreat, this handsome house can now be yours instead.

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Modern Rehabbed Rowhouse in Point Breeze

Not your garden-variety rehab. For one thing, it has a garden.

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Bayside Cottage in Stone Harbor

If you’d rather watch the sun set than watch it rise, this is the cute Stone Harbor cottage you want.