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Property

The Most Expensive Residence You Can Rent in Philly Right Now

Have you dreamed of living in a Rittenhouse Square penthouse apartment? You could buy one right now for just $25 million. That price a little […]

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Property

5 Houses That Will Make Your Next Big Dinner Much Easier

Thanksgiving brings with it several stress triggers. There’s making sure the turkey doesn’t dry out. There’s making sure everything’s ready to serve at the same […]

City Life

Allan Domb Wants City Council Term Limits. His Colleagues Aren’t Fans.

Philadelphia City Council member Allan Domb wants fresher ideas — and colleagues. Domb introduced a bill this week to cap City Council members’ time in office to three […]

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City Life

And They’re Off: Mayor Kenney Launches Reelection Bid

In what was a mere formality, Mayor Jim Kenney officially announced his campaign for reelection on Sunday morning. The announcement, as is common practice these […]

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On the Market: Manhattan-Style Loft in Rittenhouse Square

Lots of Philadelphians, noting the influx of New Yorkers seeking big-city amenities on the cheap, go on about how this city still isn’t New York. […]

Property

On the Market: Corner Condo with 35-Foot-Long Balcony in Art Museum Area

There are some places in this city where you can take in a panoramic view of the city skyline. The Philadelphian is just about the […]

City Life

Allan Domb Introduces Bill to End DROP for New Non-Union Employees

Allan Domb wants to drop DROP — for new non-union employees, at least. The at-large City Councilman is introducing legislation on Thursday that would curtail the […]

City Life

Allan Domb for Mayor!

I realize what I’m about to say. I realize exactly what I’m about to say. And yet: It must be said. Every so often, when […]

City Life

Allan Domb Floats Idea to Reduce Philly’s Property Tax Abatement

Looking for ways to bolster the resources of Philadelphia’s Housing Trust Fund, which supports affordable housing efforts in the city, City Council is currently moving […]

City Life

Councilman Domb: Maybe It’s Time to Ban On-Street Parking in Center City

Anyone who navigates Philadelphia’s streets (whether by foot, bike, bus or car) knows they’re extremely clogged. Traffic seems like more of an issue than ever, especially […]

Property

These Are The Most Expensive Homes for Rent in Each Philly-Area County

So what do you get for anywhere from $6,000 to $12,000 per month hereabouts? Well, with one exception, you don’t get a deluxe apartment in […]

Property

There’s a Stranger in My House

Remember that cute trinity on Iseminger Street in Wash West that wouldn’t sell after six months on the market? Someone actually came close to buying […]

City Life

Allan Domb’s New Year’s Resolutions to Recover Millions for Philly

Since taking office two years ago, my core mission in City Council has been to help Philadelphia collect delinquent taxes, improve our schools, broaden our […]

Property

What $500K Will Buy You in Society Hill

We’ve been doing this feature for just over a year now, and thanks to the superheated real estate market hereabouts, we’ve noticed that the middle […]

Business

How Philly’s Accountants Can Easily Raise $100 Million for the City

If you have up to three kids and make less than $54,000 a year, you are probably owed about $6,300 this year from the federal […]