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On the Market: Duplex Townhouse in Rittenhouse

How do you take a standard four-story Rittenhouse Square townhouse, split it into two apartments, and still have each apartment feel spacious and airy? The […]

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On the Market: Century-Spanning Manor in Flourtown

There are many opportunities hereabouts to live in historic houses that have stood for centuries. Far fewer opportunities exist to live in history lessons that […]

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Just Listed: Contemporary Colonial in Chestnut Hill

Some houses have strong bones bequeathed them by the past. Some houses have striking style the reflects the sensibilities of today. And some houses have […]

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On the Market: Regency Colonial in Bryn Mawr

So The New York Times beat us to this listing with a roundup post that featured it this past May. No skin off our backs at all, […]

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Just Listed: Simple Modern Rowhouse in South Kensington

At the dawn of the last century, Philadelphia took great pride in its status as the self-described “city of homes.” “America’s largest Home City with […]

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On the Market at the Shore: Summer Retreat House in Ventnor

What do legal bootlegging and crusading for social justice have in common? Not much, especially when one considers that the crusaders against alcohol who gave […]


Just Listed: Hilltop Colonial in Uhlerstown

Today’s featured house is just the place for those who want to live above it all but don’t have the huge budget one normally needs […]


On the Rental Market: Live/Work Loft in Old City

Live-work loft apartments are most closely associated with artists and craftspeople, but artists and craftspeople aren’t the only people who work where they live. This […]

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On the Market: High Modernist Condo in Rittenhouse

Behind the dawn-of-the-20th-century Romanesque facade of 1606 Chestnut St. now lurks a condominium building that’s so sleek and modern, you’ll swear it was built yesterday. […]

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On the Market: Gilded French Manor in Villanova

This expansive manor house for sale in Villanova was built right at the peak of the Jazz Age. (Or was it? 1925 is a common […]

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Just Listed: Restored Rowhouse in Point Breeze

All over Philadelphia, you will find testimony to the doggedness and creativity of vinyl siding salespeople. They managed to sell the stuff to owners of […]

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Just Listed at the Beach: Supersized Shore House in Dewey Beach

If you’re the type of person who enjoys inviting all your friends down for the weekend when you head down to the shore for your […]

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On the Market: Cottages in the Woods in Hatboro

Presented for your consideration: this house for sale in Hatboro that is at once modest and grand. Modest because it’s not one of those sprawling […]

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Just Listed: Ultra-Modern Townhouse in Fishtown

We have no idea whether or not Teddy Sourias, the brains behind Craft Concepts Group, was the person who commissioned this truly original residence in Fishtown […]

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On the Market: Pennsylvania Bank House in Wayne

Surely you’ve run across many listings of houses for sale in the more countrified parts of the area that include a “bank barn” on the […]