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In Search of Hot Jobs? Consider Moving to Philly

Looking to hitch your career to a fast-growing field? You’re in the right place: Philadelphia was rated among the top 25 cities to live for four […]

Property

Minority Homeownership Is Higher Than Average in Philly, Study Finds

One of the sources of the persistent wealth gap between minorities and whites in America is the gap in homeownership rates. Homes are the basis […]

Property

Report: Philly’s Gender Pay Gap is Smaller than the National Average But Still Not Good

Despite constant backlash from, well, everyone, the gender pay gap still plagues much of our nation’s female workforce. And although the Philadelphia metro rises above […]

Property

Rent Reports: Garbage In, Garbage Out

According to one of the three monthly rent reports produced by the major apartment-search sites, rents for one-bedroom apartments continued their steady upward climb in […]

Property

Report: Philly Ranks 5th in Percentage of Millennials Living at Home

When you reach a certain age, you move out of mom and dad’s house. That’s how it’s supposed to play out at least, right? Oddly […]

Property

Report: As More City-Dwellers Rent, Philly Remains an Outlier

As of late, renting is totally in – and no, not just for millennials. People of all age groups have hopped on the bandwagon in […]

Property

Rent Report Roundup: Rent Hikes Leveling Off, At Least

The three major apartment search engines all released their monthly rent surveys for February this week, and with one notable exception, they report that rents continued […]

Property

Study Shows Philly’s Having a Hard Time Keeping New Arrivals Here

Depending on the time frame you choose, Philadelphia either just barely misses or just barely makes another top 10 list. And while this list puts […]

Property

Study: For 53 Percent of Philly-Area Residents, The Rent Is Too Damn High

If you’re young, you’ve heard it from your parents. If you’re not, you’ve heard it from your financial adviser. Heck, you’ve probably heard this advice […]

Business

What Jobs Would Make You Move to Philly?

Philadelphia’s recent good fortune still has some local boosters worried. In particular, they fret, job growth has not kept pace with population growth, and the […]

Property

Survey Finds Fewer Obstacles to Getting an Apartment Here – But It’ll Cost You, Another Study Says

With builders seemingly falling over one another to bring new multi-unit residential properties on line in Philadelphia, it maybe should not come as much of […]