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On the Market: Compact Classic Rehab in Fairmount

Have you outgrown that cute trinity you bought a few years back but don’t think you need a full-blown three- or four-story rowhouse yet? Fortunately, […]


On the Market: Reimagined Carriage House in Brewerytown

One of the challenges every architect faces when designing a multi-story house is what to do with the staircase. It’s an absolutely necessary element, but […]

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Where to Find the Best Workouts and Healthy Food in Brewerytown

Philly has an insanely wonderful fitness scene, but the truth is, many of us tend to stick to our own neighborhoods — we’ve all got […]


Amid Flies and Dead Mice, Dana Spain Ditches the Restaurant Biz

Everybody always says they want to open a restaurant. And that everybody once included dollar-store heiress and Philadelphia socialite Dana Spain. Alas, the whole restaurant […]

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This Brewerytown Cat Cafe Wants People to Stop Leaving Stray Cats

At Le Cat Cafe near 27th Street and Girard Avenue, you can pay $12 an hour (a price that includes a cup of tea or coffee) to mingle with 12 felines […]


These Are the 10 Most Expensive Homes in Brewerytown

Here’s what $500K will buy you in Brewerytown: The most expensive house on this week’s list from NeighborhoodX, plus $25,000 to spend on customizing and […]


Man Charged With Attacking Interracial Lesbian Couple in Brewerytown

The Philadelphia Police Department has arrested a 48-year-old Philadelphia man accused of attacking an interracial lesbian couple in Brewerytown on Tuesday afternoon. Police say that […]

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Cycle Brewerytown Hosting Classes to Aid Hurricane Irma Relief

Philly fitness community, we’re calling on you again to sweat it out for hurricane relief efforts, this time for the victims of Hurricane Irma. Cycle […]


Who’s Building Philly: Sean Schellenger

Developing property in Philadelphia resembles running an obstacle course. There are numerous permits a builder must receive in order to start even a project that […]


Novak’s Brings Classic French Cuisine to Brewerytown

Brewerytown is getting its own French bistro: Novak’s, a BYO from chef-restaurateur Mark Solomon Evans, opens tonight at 2829 West Girard Avenue.


The Inquirer and Daily News Don’t Know How to Talk About Racism

As a black man in Philadelphia, telling me that racists exist in the city is like reminding me that oxygen is in the atmosphere. I […]


First-Time Find: Traditionally Modern in Brewerytown for $300K

Modern, modern, modern – there’s no better word we could use to describe this week’s first-time find. Don’t let its traditional exterior and detailing fool you: […]


Who’s Building Philly: Vince Viney

To understand why Vince Viney builds, all you really need to know is two basic principles: Inexpensive new homes don’t have to be cheap. And […]


More Community-Building in Brewerytown, Starting at $425K

Last week, we showcased the one-home-at-a-time approach to transforming a rundown block with our Hard Hat Tour of 1423 N. Myrtlewood St. in Brewerytown. This week, […]


Hard Hat Tour: 1423 N. Myrtlewood Street

Most of the news you read on real estate and development sites like this one focuses on multi-unit projects that often take up the entire […]