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Philly’s Most Competitive Neighborhood For Home Buyers is…

Trivia question: What’s Philadelphia’s most competitive neighborhood for home buyers? Point Breeze? East Kensington? Northern Liberties? Nope. It’s Fishtown — home of gastropubs, record shops, […]

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Business

Watch: Time-Lapse Video of King of Prussia Mall Expansion

By fall 2016, the King of Prussia Mall expansion will be finally finished, but the folks at Simon Property Group offered a look at the project’s […]

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Business

Will New Subaru HQ Really Revitalize Camden? Um, Maybe.

Subaru put on quite the dog-and-pony show today. Outside an enormous tent, the company set up a display of four Subarus from its history in the […]

Business

Stats Show that Philly is a Rising Tech Hub

By plenty of measures, Philadelphia’s technology and startup market is growing exponentially. While it still doesn’t rival the titans like San Francisco or New York, it’s […]

Business

Change in Plans for Massive Northern Liberties Office Space

It was supposed to be hip, modern office space on a grand scale. The massive Destination Maternity building that’s 220,000 square feet and spans an entire city block […]

Business

Atlantic City Has Highest Foreclosure Rate for Four Straight Months

For all the talk about how Atlantic City’s casino closures are really just “right-sizing” the market and how the city has more to offer than just […]

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Philadelphia Has 7th Most Overvalued Housing Market in the Country

Noticed that home prices in Philly are sky-high? You’re not alone. In fact, Philly is the 7th most overvalued real estate market in the United […]

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$1 Billion Virtua Hospital Plan Approved But Still Far From Done Deal

Virtua Health unveiled a $1 billion, 20-year plan to build a medical care campus in South Jersey. The health system has plans to construct a nine-story […]

Business

BizFeed: Five Below Sales Soar

1. Five Below’s Earnings Strong Again The News: Philly-based Five Below reported that sales climbed 22 percent in the first quarter — sending shares climbing […]

Property

What? Has the Building Trades Union War Against the Post Brothers Really Gotten This Stupid?

Pardon the informality of the headline, but this simply cannot be believed. Philadelinquency spotted a post on Philadelphia Speaks in which forum member fiveomar described […]

Property

Warren Buffett Makes a Solid Case for Warren Buffett [VIDEO]

Prudential, Fox & Roach will soon be Fox & Roach under the aegis of Berkshire Hathaway. It’s an enormous transition that — as one can […]

Property

Blog of the Week: “Terrible Real Estate Agent Photographs”

Here’s the concept: “Inexplicably bad property photographs. It’s that simple.” And it is. It’s also incredibly funny. Realtor friends, help us understand: How did these […]

Property

What Would You Do If You Couldn’t Pay Your Mortgage?

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Property

Philly’s Luxury Residence Buyers Want Some Suburban With Their Urban [Gallery]

Does the Toll Brothers City Living’s Naval Square development shout “city living” to you? It might not. The gated community that fortunately saved William Strickland’s landmark […]

Property

Dispatch: Where Has All the Bank-Owned Property Gone?

Next City is hosting a live blog of the 2013 Reclaiming Vacant Properties conference, now ongoing in Philadelphia. The below is a Property contribution to that […]