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A French Country Estate in the City: A Rare Opportunity in Mt. Airy for $1.55M

Not all of the homes visionary builder George Woodward built are in Chestnut Hill. In his later years as a developer, Woodward branched out from […]

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The Bourse Enters Its Fourth Phase

In case you haven’t heard yet, the second-most-popular tourist attraction in Philadelphia after the Liberty Bell/Independence Hall duo is the Reading Terminal Market, our homegrown, fresh-and-local […]

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Why This Year’s DesignPhiladelphia Festival Is The Largest Yet

The organizers of the oldest design festival of its kind in the country this year decided to go deep rather than broad. And as a […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: A Modern Marvel on Washington Square for $2.85M

Washington Square sits at the southwest corner of the Most Historic Square Mile in America and is itself filled with history: originally used as a […]

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This Designer Lets You Buy Her Services in Bite-Sized Pieces

Update, Dec. 5, 2018: Michelle Gage has made internal changes to the way she does business since this article was published. All client inquiries should be directed […]

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A First Look at The New Aloft Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

Philadelphia’s first W Hotel isn’t set to open until early next year, but its second entry from W’s slimmer stablemate, Aloft, will open its doors […]

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AKA University City Levels Up With Posh Club Floor

If Cira Centre South is, as Brandywine Realty Trust’s promotions put it, “Philadelphia’s first vertical neighborhood,” then Level 28 is its town square. The bottom […]

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The Bridge on Race, Ready for Its Closeup

When last we looked in on The Bridge on Race, the bold apartment building at the northwest corner of 2nd and Race streets, most of […]

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A Home With Character(s) in Wyndmoor for $4.25M

The homes that Philadelphia’s “new money” built in Cheltenham Township were generally built to impress, none more so than the over-the-top and still-on-the-market Lynnewood Hall. And […]

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2 Philly Architectural Firms Make Ranks of Top 100

Philadelphia is home to scores of outstanding architects. A few, like VSBA, enjoy national and international reputations for their work. But when it comes to […]

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Homes Being Planted at Julius Farm

With their nearly completed model home as a backdrop, executives of PRDC Properties formally broke ground July 24 on their latest residential project, this one in […]

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7 Funky Ways to Incorporate the Outdoors Into Your Home

Listen up everyone, it’s time to go green. And guess what? A green thumb isn’t required! Get your fix of the great outdoors, indoors. Here are seven fresh-feeling décor […]

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A Midcentury Modern Makeover in King of Prussia

Followers of this channel should be aware that midcentury modernism is now history. That is, it’s become the subject of preservationist interest and action to […]

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Requiem for a “Little Marble House”

Jersey Shore homes tend to stick to a fairly modest architectural language of wood shingles and beams, following a traditional architectural vocabulary with some connections […]

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A First Look at the New Four Seasons Hotel – And Its New Manager

Come 2018, Philly visitors and staycationers will get to rise above it all like never before when the new Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia opens atop the […]