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Just Listed at the Shore: Contemporary Bayfront in Margate

Some people prefer beaches. Others would rather go boating on the bay. Some people love sunrises. Others go for sunsets. Unfortunately, Mother Nature has set […]

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On the Market: Modern Federal Townhouse in Queen Village

The neighborhood we now know as Queen Village began life as Southwark, “Philadelphia’s first suburb.” Or, just possibly, Philadelphia’s first iteration: at its south end […]

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On the Market: Designer Rancher in Downingtown

If you’re the sort of person who peruses magazines looking for picture spreads of beautiful, stylish houses, you might recognize this one. But not from […]

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On the Market: Historic Shingle Style House in Wayne

Before there was Wayne, there was “Louella.” That was the name of the huge 293-acre estate and 80-room mansion banker J.H. Askin built for himself […]

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Just Listed: Starter Condo Atop the Academy House

You know the old real estate saying: The three most important things about a piece of property are location, location and location. In which case, […]

Elizabethan England served as the inspiration for the grand mansion Edgar Seeler designed in 1903 at 260 Chamounix Rd., Wayne, Pa. 19087 | Bright MLS images via BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors

Just Listed: Tudor Revival Mansion in St. Davids

You know the old saying, “You get what you pay for.” Sometimes, though, you get more than you pay for. This is one of those […]

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‘We Bought Our House Without Ever Seeing It’

As of May 2oth, buying and selling real estate is now a “life-sustaining business” in Pennsylvania. That means that real estate agents can once again […]

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Just Listed: Riverside Retreat in Gladwyne

Everybody knows Gladwyne, right? Spectacular, sprawling mansions on equally outsized lots that sprawl all over the hills and valleys that define this most affluent community […]

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Just Listed: Timber-Frame Farmhouse in Pipersville

Suburbia is slowly creeping outward across the outer reaches of Philadelphia’s collar counties as subdivisions continue to sprout on former farmland, often to the neighbors’ […]

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Just Listed: Midcentury Modern in Roxborough

Save for Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian houses, the lions of midcentury modern architecture did little in the way of experimenting with houses for the masses. […]

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Just Listed: Young Eclectic in Gladwyne

We don’t know the name of either the architect or the builder of this very handsome neotraditional Gladwyne house for sale, but we would like […]

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Just Listed: Midcentury Melange in Chestnut Hill

Those who know real estate agent Marion Dinofa of BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors’ Main Line marketing center know that she has a special affinity […]

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Just Listed: High-Floor Condo in The Rittenhouse

When the “French flat” apartment building made its debut in the United States in the mid-19th century, many of the builders referred to them as […]

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On the Market: Updated Colonial in Bryn Mawr

Aside from the rowhouse in all its forms, no other house type or style is as characteristic of the Philadelphia area as the center-hall Colonial […]

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Just Listed: Midcentury Rancher in Bryn Mawr

Some midcentury modern houses remain period pieces: they retain all of the elements of style they possessed at birth. Many of these have aged gracefully, […]