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On the Market: Reconstructed in Chestnut Hill for $774K

The Union and the Confederacy had buried the hatchet just two years before this classic Colonial farmhouse was built in what had yet to become […]

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Stone Lovely in Chestnut Hill for $750K

Fans of Chestnut Hill love its blending of suburb and city. Its commercial district exudes a sophisticated urban vibe, while its residential side streets are […]

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5 Great Opportunities in the City for the Would-Be Gardener

The Philadelphia Flower Show’s 190th annual edition is now one for the record books, but we’re sure that some of you out there came away […]

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Take a Hike to These 5 Great Homes Along Pennsylvania’s “Trail of the Year”

Walk Score, Schmalk Score. When you have one of the finest hiking trails in the entire region for a neighbor, is it really all that important […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Chestnut Hill

You may recall that recent report a consortium of Chestnut Hill institutions produced that showed, among other things, that homes in Chestnut Hill sell for […]

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These Are The 10 Most Affordable Homes in Chestnut Hill

When we asked NeighborhoodX to comb the listings to find the most expensive homes in Chestnut Hill week before last, we found several that we […]

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These Are The 10 Most Expensive Homes in Chestnut Hill

As that recently released study by Chestnut Hill’s institutional leaders pointed out, Chestnut Hill homes sell for significantly more than the typical Philadelphia residence. But […]

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Study Puts A Number on Chestnut Hill’s Economic Impact: $482 Million

Chestnut Hill as edge city? While that may sound as farfetched as the notion of Chestnut Hill as East Passyunk, it may actually have some […]

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Cops Will Card Drivers During Chestnut Hill’s Harry Potter Festival

Has the massively popular Harry Potter Festival gotten too big for Chestnut Hill? If you were anywhere on Germantown Avenue during last year’s event, this […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill is notable for being Philadelphia’s Garden District, so it’s safe to assume that no matter where you are in the neighborhood, the landscape is […]

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Panel To Tackle Past, Present and Future in Chestnut Hill

Back in the 1960s, around the time each of them designed iconic residences in the neighborhood, architects Louis Kahn, Romaldo Giurgola and Robert Venturi discussed how […]

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William Penn Grant to Help Chestnut Hill Preserve What’s Special About It

With a new name and fiftieth anniversary to celebrate, the Chestnut Hill Conservancy (CH Conservancy) is having quite the new year. And now, the CH Conservancy has even […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: New Old Money in Chestnut Hill for $1.945M

Trompe l’oeil is a French term for an artistic practice that makes the viewer think she is looking at one thing when she’s actually seeing something […]

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Kenney: No Punishment Yet for City Attorney ID’d in Anti-Trump Vandalism

Mayor Jim Kenney said he will wait to determine a course of action regarding the city attorney who was allegedly caught photographing an accomplice’s anti-Donald Trump […]

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Philly GOP Wants City Attorney Connected to Anti-Trump Graffiti Fired

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZwz9JRmUg0 Philadelphia police are investigating an assistant city solicitor in connection with anti-Trump graffiti found on the side of an upscale supermarket in Chestnut Hill on November 25th, according to […]