When Your Heart is in the City, Make Your Home There


Photo | Jeff Fusco

Photo | Jeff Fusco

The excitement of the City of Brotherly Love can be felt in the many neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. With so many options, it can be overwhelming for someone looking to buy a home here, but the Realtors at Coldwell Banker Preferred in Philadelphia have located these great properties to fit your city lifestyle.

European-inspired kitchen open spaces invite city living inside this modern 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom townhouse at Overbrook Station Lofts. Located at 2024 Upland Way within walking distance of regional rail, the hardwood floors in Unit 106 are highlighted by sun soaked factory windows and high ceilings. Listed at $350,000, it includes two parking spaces, organic community garden and large dog run. See more photos here.

One hidden gem in the city is a beautiful 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath luxury condo overlooking the Delaware River. Located in Penns Landing at 7 N. Columbus Boulevard, unit 129 features high ceilings, a wood-burning fireplace and designer track lighting that highlight magnificent oak hardwood flooring. Take in the sights from the balcony overlooking the Ben Franklin Bridge and at $464,000, you must see it to believe the value. See photos here.

Located in the trendy Graduate Hospital neighborhood, this rehab at 1911 Fitzwater Street will take your breath away. Featuring hardwood floors and crown molding that adorn high ceilings; this 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom townhouse is listed at $625,000. Beyond the sliding glass door in the kitchen lie a backyard that is perfect for entertaining and inside there are three floors and a finished basement for your family to grow into. For information click here.

Your next home could be interwoven with the history of our country, such as the historical gem at 415 Pine Street. This 5-bedroom home was constructed between 1790-1795 by James Moyes, a well-known Philadelphia carpenter, sail and tent-maker. History is prominently featured throughout the house through centuries of careful maintenance. Original Philadelphia Blue Marble fireplaces compliment the living and dining rooms and original floors, arched doorways and crown molding is seamlessly integrated with delicate renovations to the home including the kitchen and five bathrooms. See this exquisite $1,995,000 home here.