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Just Listed: Ultra-Modern Condo in Bella Vista

French modernist architect Le Corbusier, the man who invented Brutalism, famously once called houses “machines for living.” German automaker BMW has for years called its […]

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Just Listed: New Modern Townhouse in Bella Vista

Walk into this simply stunning new construction townhouse for sale in Bella Vista and you should still be able to smell that new-house smell, for […]

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Just Listed: Modern Rowhouse in Bella Vista

White is a very popular neutral color because you can pair it with just about everything. But interiors done up in nothing but white feel […]

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Good King Tavern Is Expanding With a French Wine Bar in Bella Vista

The owners of Bella Vista’s Good King Tavern are expanding with a new concept. Chloé Grigri and Bernard Grigri will open Le Caveau, a Loire Valley-style wine bar, […]

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On the Market: Modern Custom Townhouse in Bella Vista

If we were to take the arguments of the building trades at face value, we might be forgiven for thinking that new construction would come to a […]

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Home Away From Home: Kalaya Reviewed

On a weekday night, the dining room at Kalaya is cool and calm. Servers move smoothly between the tables. They stop and chat. Owners Chutatip […]

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On the Market: Rebuilt Row House in Bella Vista

While his concern for the architectural integrity of South Philly rowhouse blocks is touching, Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson’s bill to ban bay windows in Grays Ferry […]

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That Jawn: Angelo’s Pizzeria Reviewed

It doesn’t matter that it was a beautiful day when I went walking to check out Angelo’s for the first time — a gorgeous sun-shining, […]

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On the Market: Rehabbed Row House in Bella Vista

Like the Italian Market? How about cheesesteaks or banh mi? Or maybe Mexican taquerias are more your speed. If you’re a foodie, this recently renovated row […]

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Drink This Now: A Frosty, Refreshing “Fraperitif” at Good King Tavern

We’re just a few days out from the unofficial start of summer, and restaurants and bars all over Philly have already busted out their best […]

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Kalaya, a BYO With a Straight-From-Thailand Menu, Will Open in the Italian Market

Kalaya, a restaurant serving a menu of straight-from-Thailand dishes, is set to open later this month in the Italian Market. The space at 764 South […]

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On the Market: Bright, Open Condo in Bella Vista

Where do all the hippies meet? South Street, South Street…. South Street may no longer be “the hippest street in town” — Frankford Avenue in […]

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On the Market: Secluded Trinity in Queen Village

Real estate agents speak of a house’s “curb appeal.” By this they mean the way a house looks when you first see it from the […]

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Angelo’s Pizzeria, Opening in the Old Sarcone’s Deli, Is Just About There

Back in 2017, Angelo’s Pizzeria in Haddonfield scored a Best of Philly win for its classic pies. In 2018, owner Danny Digiampetro closed the shop, taking […]

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5 More Philly Rentals With Great Roof Decks

Maybe it’s because there’s so little private outdoor space available at ground level, but Philadelphians, whether they’re renting or buying, sure love roof decks. A […]