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This Flashy Bi-Level Condo in Fairmount Has All of the Lights

From its hardwood floors to its pedestal sink, you’d think this bi-level condo in Fairmount was one of the more conventional properties we’d feature here. Instead, […]


Pennsylvania’s First (and Stunning) LEED Platinum Rehab Gets a Price Chop

A few blocks from Fairmount Park is a home that’s of some historical significance. The Slusher Residence is not necessarily important because of its age, but […]

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Fox Show Knock Knock Live Filmed in Fairmount Last Night

Fox’s new show Knock Knock Live filmed in Philly’s Fairmount neighborhood last night. The premise of the show is this: Celebrities knock on the doors of “unsuspecting” civilians and award them a […]


Bar Hygge: More on the Fairmount Ave Brewpub

The folks at Bar Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) have given us an on update on their upcoming full service neighborhood brewpub and restaurant. Construction, headed by Canno […]


Bynum Brothers Opening on North Broad

An orange liquor license application spotted at the former Route 6 has revealed that Robert and Benjamin Bynum are opening a restaurant at the corner […]


Peter McAndrews Takes Over Bridgid’s

Peter McAndrews’ (Paesano’s, Modo Mio, Monsu) first cooking job in Philadelphia was at Bridgid’s more than 20-years ago. And now he’s back in charge of the […]


Update: Italian BYOB by Townsend Wentz

Exciting news: we have some updates on the heretofore unnamed Italian BYOB by Townsend Wentz that’s going to be at 23rd and Fairmount (formerly the space occupied by […]


The Hammer Of Glory Goes On Tour

The Hammer of Glory, beloved symbol of Philadelphia Beer Week and known colloquially by its pet name “The HOG,” is setting off on a month […]


Win Free Stuff: Gyu-Kaku Wants To Take You To Japan

Gyu-Kaku, a relatively new Japanese BBQ restaurant in Fairmount, is celebrating Sakura Fest by offering special deals on food and the chance for people to […]

Be Well Philly

New Hot Yoga Studio to Open in Fairmount’s Dye Works Building

Get ready to squeal, Fairmounters: You’ve got a new power yoga studio headed your way later this year, and it sounds like it’s going to […]


Fairmount Pig Crawl

On Saturday, March 21st, 14 Fairmount bars and restaurants are combining for a whole pig tour. Each spot is offering tastes of pork for $2 to […]


March is Throwback Month at London Grill

London Grill is turning 24 years old this month, and chef Michael McNally is celebrating with four favorite dishes from the restaurant’s past. Each week, the […]


Historic Dye Works Building on Fairmount to Become Mixed-Use Loft Space

A photo posted by mmpartners (@mmpartners) on Feb 16, 2015 at 9:32am PST Stepping outside their usual haunt in Brewerytown, MM Partners has embarked on an […]


Spotted in Fairmount: Four Loft Units Available In Remodeled Church

All units at the Church (the aptly named development by MFD Developers) are for sale! The single-bedrooms come with a loft for office space or additional […]


Letters From the (Real Estate) Trenches

This past fall, after five years of renting in Fairmount, my husband and I finally decided to buy a home of our own in the […]