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Manayunk Finally Gets a Real Estate Brokerage

With the arrival of brand-new $1 million-plus townhouses and $2-million-plus resales, Manayunk has another moniker to claim alongside “the Main Line’s favorite adult playground”: The Newest Philly […]

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Last Call to Take Our New Survey for Real Estate Professionals

This June, Philly Mag will recognize the region’s top performers in real estate in our first-ever “Top Real Estate Producers” feature. If you’re one of […]

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Expo Offers Advice and Savings for Investors and Homeowners

Interested in learning how to make an honest buck by investing in real estate? Or are you just looking to either buy a place you […]

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Who’s Building Philly: Tim Downey

Every year in the fall, PwC and the Urban Land Institute produce a widely followed forecast called “Emerging Trends in Real Estate.” (The 2019 edition, the 40th, […]


A Main Line Brokerage Thrives for 40 Years by Going It Alone

The real estate industry these days is dominated by the large franchise operators who give individual agencies extra marketing muscle and the promise of greater […]


This Duo Will Find and Design Your Next Dream Home For You

Residential and commercial clients have been turning to award-winning Philadelphia interior designer Floss Barber for years when they want to create spaces that inspire and […]


Who’s Building Philly: Jeremy Avellino

Our best architects don’t just design buildings. They engage in conversations. And the conversations I’m talking about here aren’t with the clients, or the contractors, […]


It Wasn’t As Ugly the Second Time Around…

This time around, there was no homeowner about to be tossed out of her home by the sheriff.  The mess inside wasn’t the result of trash […]


Local Agent to Fund the Arts From Her Commissions

Want to support the arts in Philadelphia? Just say the word to agent Leanne Hirsch and it’s done. Hirsch, a longtime city resident and licensed real […]


Who’s Building Philly: Matt and Mike Pestronk

From their beginnings in Germantown in the mid-2000s, the actual brothers behind Post Brothers, Matt and Mike Pestronk, have had a bloodhound’s ability to pick up […]


Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Miss Philly’s First-Ever Real Estate Week

What could possibly be better than success? How about a week that celebrates success and gives people the tools they need to make it in […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]