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Point Breeze Among Best “Bad” Neighborhoods for Home Buyers

The good news: Ori Feibush is right. The bad news: Ori Feibush is right. If a newly-released RealtyTrac analysis of property sales data in marginal neighborhoods across […]

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Home Sales In Region Up Nearly 10% in 2nd Quarter 2016

Home sales in the 13-county Greater Philadelphia multiple listing service region during the quarter ended June 30 rose 9.9 percent from year-ago levels, according to […]

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Foreclosures Widen Wealth Gap in Philly, Zillow Study Finds

While the bursting of the housing bubble caused widespread pain, many homeowners have since recovered from the bust as house values in many U.S. metropolitan […]

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Good News for Philly Starter Home Buyers

According to the latest national figures from Zillow, things are getting tougher for first-time home buyers across the country: inventories of homes for sale are […]

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Philly House Values Shoot Past Pre-Recession Levels

Something very unusual happened in the winter of 2016 in Philadelphia: Not only did house prices continue their upward climb from their post-housing-bubble low, but […]

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Bidding Wars Breaking Out for Local Homes

Most of the market reports that have come out so far this year show that the real estate market in Philadelphia is heating up. Inventory […]

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Why Philly Has Become a Millennial Magnet

If you’ve been paying attention to the articles that have been popping up here of late, you may note a common theme running through several […]

An aerial view of the beach and casinos in Atlantic City.
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Atlantic City Goes From “Queen of Resorts” to King of Foreclosures

Atlantic City is on a roll. But the dice keep coming up snake eyes. In this particular case, the bad luck streak pertains to foreclosure […]

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The Rise of the Creative Class Office Building

Commercial real estate services firm JLL released its latest quarterly analysis (PDF) of the Philadelphia office market last week, and overall, the news is good: job […]

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5 Things To Know About How We’re Living From Pew’s “State of the City” Report

Pew’s annual “State of the City” report for Philadelphia was released last week, and the updated version of 2015’s report gives a clearer picture of […]

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Is the Rent Here Too Damn High?

The good news is, more new apartments are being built now in Philadelphia. The bad news is, there are even more would-be renters chasing them. […]

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Philly Ranks 12th Nationwide for Affordability

How much do you need to make a year to be able to afford the median-priced home in the Philadelphia market? According to mortgage site […]

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Zillow: Philly Is Top Buyers’ Market In the Nation

From where we sit, the Philadelphia-area real estate market is hot, especially in the city. House values are up, and inventory and days on market […]

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Shop Talk: How to Remove Deodorant Stains in 15 Seconds

Your newest ready-in-a-rush style hack is here: removing deodorant stains in seconds. Just remove the foam from your latest dry-cleaning hanger and rub it against […]

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Market Report: The Coolest Trend From NYFW We Can’t Wait to Wear

A photo posted by marissa webb (@marissawebbnyc) on Sep 14, 2015 at 2:57pm PDT There were so many variations of the harness at NYFW, and we […]