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Why Carl Dranoff Sold His Apartment Buildings to AIMCO

Are you still stunned over Monday evening’s announcement that Dranoff Properties will sell all of its apartment buildings in the Philadelphia area to the Apartment […]

Property

Who’s (Un)Building Philly: Greg Trainor

Attention local builders: There’s gold in that old house you’re about to demolish. And Greg Trainor would like to help you mine it. The local […]

Property

Who’s Building Philly: Bloyd Street Capital

To understand why Brian Grimes and Travis Robert-Ritter named their real estate development and investment firm Bloyd Street Capital, you first need to understand the […]

Property

LGBT Homebuyers Have A New Tool to Help Find the Right Place to Live

If you’re gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, you will have no problem buying a home in Philadelphia. That’s because the city includes sexual orientation and […]

Property

Real Estate Forecast for 2018: Mostly Sunny, With a Few Clouds

What a year it’s been for real estate in Philadelphia! We’ve seen the emergence of a residential seller’s market in the city the likes of […]

Property

Cards Against Humanity Throws Up Wall Against Trump

If President Donald Trump manages to actually build that wall along the U.S.-Mexico border he promised to erect, he will have to work his way […]

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Property

This Broker Will Pay You to Sell Your Home in Chesco

Usually, when someone moves into a new community, the neighbors get together to offer a welcoming gift. The Houwzer real estate brokerage is flipping the […]

Business

ULI Throws Developers Into the “Shark Tank” Nov. 14

Apparently, real estate deals are not like laws or sausages: Those who like the taste of them love watching them being made. The Urban Land […]

Property

Property Management Firm Hopes to Score Big Helping Small Landlords

Judging from the number of listings out there that are described as “investment opportunities” and the number of formal and informal real estate investment discussion […]

Property

Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Big Builders: Awards Honor Shapers of the Future

How is building a development like mentoring a young child? Gary Jonas, principal of HOW Properties, explains it this way: “What I see is real estate […]

Property

More Residences Coming to Fishtown Fringe

The soon-to-be former home of Exceptional Foods in Fishtown is slated to become what may prove to be exceptional residences. Colliers International announced on Aug. […]

Property

Scofflaw Developers Continue to Build on City-Owned Land

If you want to acquire city-owned land for your development, you should have all your permitting, licensing and tax-compliance ducks in a row. At least, […]

Property

Who’s Building Philly: Sean Schellenger

Developing property in Philadelphia resembles running an obstacle course. There are numerous permits a builder must receive in order to start even a project that […]

Property

Thinking of Flipping Houses Here? You’ll Clean Up, But It’ll Cost You

Philadelphia’s affordable (by big-city standards) housing stock turns out to be an ace in the hole not only for would-be home buyers but for would-be […]

Property

3737 Chestnut Changes Hands for $118M

One of the first of the new high-rise apartment towers that are reshaping the University City skyline has a new owner: Radnor Property Group announced […]