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What $500K Will Buy You in Chestnut Hill

You may recall that recent report a consortium of Chestnut Hill institutions produced that showed, among other things, that homes in Chestnut Hill sell for […]

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Élan in Gladwyne for $1.2M

Without a doubt, Anglophilia abounds in Philadelphia’s Main Line suburbs. The dominant domestic architectural style has its roots in Britain, and most of the place […]

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Room To Grow in Rittenhouse for $1.795M

From where we sit, we can’t imagine needing more than 2,200 square feet of interior space in order to live well. Especially when that space […]

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Urbane Renewal in Overbrook, On The Market Again for $499K

Can’t choose between the solid construction and traditional style of an older home and the amenities and modern style of new construction? You don’t have to […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Point Breeze

Point Breeze has served for some time now as the poster child for gentrification in Philadelphia, with all the accompanying sturm und drang over the issue. But […]

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Mixed-Use Magic in Callowhill for $775K

We can’t say this for sure, but if the wall decor in several of the rooms of this dynamite loft condo in Callowhill is any […]

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Stone Lovely in Perkasie for $290K

In our search for a Bucks County home to feature in this department this week, we plowed through thumbnail photos of plenty of sad-looking bargains […]

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A Great Start in Wash West for $275K

Among American house types, very few are as original and distinctive as the Philadelphia trinity house. And Washington Square West probably has more original and distinctive […]

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A Country Retreat in New Hope for $1M

Built in the 1850’s, this popularity of this well-preserved farmhouse is a testament to its colonial charisma. The Wishing Well Guest House, a New Hope […]

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A Nice Little Estate in Villanova for $1.07M

Those grand Main Line estates aren’t what they used to be. For starters, since no one except tourists and European monarchs rides around in carriages […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Northern Liberties

For about 20 of the nearly 35 years I’ve lived here, people were touting Northern Liberties as Philly’s “next hot neighborhood.” And this was back […]

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A Condo of Good Repute in Rittenhouse for $365K

“Do people throw pebbles at your windows?” That was what graphic designer Patty Tawadros’ mother said to her when Patty told her about the history […]

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New Tradition in Sadsburyville for $240K

This week, our first-time-homebuyer special department takes its own venture into the Land of (Almost) New Construction to see both what our builders are offering […]

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Spacious and Stylish in Wash West for $635K

$635,000 for a trinity? Yes, you don’t see price tags like that attached to trinities all that often. But once you’ve seen all that this […]

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A Modern Drag Show in Bryn Mawr for $2.875M

Take a good look at the photo above. This home in Bryn Mawr just screams 1750, doesn’t it? The Nantucket architect-builder who created it got the […]