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On the Market: Contemporary Row House in Francisville

Reader Scott Taxin of Francisville writes, asking about his abode, which he has recently listed for sale: “Was wondering if there was any way my house could be profiled? […]

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On the Market: Spacious, Compact Contemporary in Wash West

Fans of trinities appreciate the efficient way they pack living space onto a tiny lot. Here’s the XXL version of that principle. This handsome refreshed […]

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Just Listed: Modern Rowhouse in Roxborough

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: Someone buys a narrow vacant lot on a street in one of those hilly Northwest Philly neighborhoods […]

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Uber for House Hunting and Other Start-ups Changing the Philly Real Estate Game

When real estate investors Steve D’Agostino and Josh Evans lost out on a South Jersey property because they couldn’t get an agent to show up […]

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On the Market: Updated English Country Twin in University City

The Garden Court section of University City is a neighborhood of handsome twin houses developed in the 1920s. It’s remained a desirable place to live […]

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On the Market: High-Tech Modern Townhouse in Northern Liberties

What you see here is a non-standard standard Philly townhouse. “Standard” because it occupies a long and narrow lot, as most Philly row houses do. […]

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A Classy New Kid on the Block in Queen Village for $770K

You’ve read others elsewhere lament about the plague of houses, plain and fancy, with square bay windows going up all over the city. You haven’t […]

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On the Market: Handcrafted “Factory Housing” in Point Breeze for $850K

William Penn envisioned his “greene countrie towne” as a city that “would always be wholesome and never burnt.” This much is for certain about this […]

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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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A Condo of Good Repute in Rittenhouse for $365K

“Do people throw pebbles at your windows?” That was what graphic designer Patty Tawadros’ mother said to her when Patty told her about the history […]

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A Step Up in Point Breeze for $349.5K

Ho-hum. Another day, another renovated Point Breeze rowhouse with exposed brick and metal stair railings. It’s easy to get jaded when so many builders follow […]

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This Broker Will Pay You to Sell Your Home in Chesco

Usually, when someone moves into a new community, the neighbors get together to offer a welcoming gift. The Houwzer real estate brokerage is flipping the […]

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First-Time Find: A Head Start in Germantown for $190K

“Find me a nice cheap home in an up-and-coming neighborhood where I don’t have to get into debt.” A friend of ours made this request […]

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Main Line Monday: Worldly Comfort in Wayne for $925K

From the outside, you’d hardly be able to distinguish this colonial from the many others speckled throughout the Main Line. However, step inside and that […]

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The Future of Real Estate Tech: How to Get an Agent to Sell Your Home for Free

The internet is transforming the real estate industry much as it has transformed many others, including the news media. Technology has changed the relationship between […]