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These Are The 10 Most Affordable Homes in Fishtown

We’re still chuckling over the tale of the poor young professional whose lament that she couldn’t find anything she could afford in Fishtown formed the […]

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These Are the 10 Most Expensive Homes in Society Hill

Tom Scannapieco isn’t the only person in Philadelphia playing “Can You Top This?” with residential real estate these days, though the only person he’s playing […]

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These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in Spruce Hill

University City has long had a reputation for being, as the onetime motto of the University City District put it, “left of center.” The high […]

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The Top 5 Real Estate Stories of 2017

Like its regional economy, Philadelphia’s real estate market has long had a “Goldilocks” quality about it: neither too hot nor too cold, it chugs along […]

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Minority Homeownership Is Higher Than Average in Philly, Study Finds

One of the sources of the persistent wealth gap between minorities and whites in America is the gap in homeownership rates. Homes are the basis […]

Shoppist

Three New Kid-Centered Shops Just Opened Around Philly

New Shops for Cool Kids Egg and Friends — which has a large selection of the Gwyneth Paltrow-approved hip-kid clothing line Egg, as well as […]

Shoppist

You’ve Never Seen Diamond Rings Like These Before

You’ve Never Seen Diamond Rings Like These Before Bario Neal was already famous for its unexpected baubles, but the new fall collection takes it one […]

Property

Want Proof That Philadelphia Housing Is Affordable? Read On

One of the aces in the hole Philadelphia officials used in their pitch to land Amazon HQ2 is the low cost of housing here relative […]

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Philly Renters Still Plan to Buy in Future, Survey Finds

A nationwide survey of renters reveals that Philadelphians are a little bit more likely to want to buy a home than their counterparts nationwide. But […]

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These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in Graduate Hospital

Our survey of affordable homes in hot neighborhoods continues this week with a stop in one of the first of the neighborhoods outside Center City […]

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Survey Finds Philly Renters Value Convenience, Comfort More Than Amenities

Eurostyle kitchens, hardwood floors and bathrooms with Toto toilets and rain shower heads may lure tenants to apartment complexes in other cities, but here in […]

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Hot Housing Market Means You Need $4240 More to Afford a Home in Philly

Did you get a 5.56 percent pay raise in the past year? If so, you’re in luck — your salary has kept pace with the rise […]

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These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in Queen Village

Moderately-priced homes in Queen Village seem as hard to find as on-street parking spaces in the neighborhood. Parking’s a bear because it’s wedged in between […]

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Rents Rise Modestly Again in July; Renters Give Area Good Marks

Rents for apartments in Philadelphia rose slightly for the sixth straight month in July, climbing 0.3 percent from June levels, according to the latest monthly […]

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At Last, More Accurate Rent Data

You may have noticed that this section has not posted monthly data on rent trends in Philadelphia since April. We explained the reason why in […]