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On the Market: Local Color in Passyunk Square for $475K

Gray, white, blue-gray, off-white, and even beige remain popular colors for home builders and remodelers everywhere because, while they may not excite anyone, they won’t […]

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A Personal Statement in Passyunk Square for $750K

One of my favorite architectural quotes comes from modernist master Ludwig Mies van der Rohe: “God is in the details.” God is smiling on South Philly […]

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These Are the 10 Most Affordable Homes in East Passyunk

South Philly east of Broad Street is the land of the two-story rowhouse. Sure, you’ll find some streets lined with three-story versions, and add-on third […]

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These Are The 10 Most Affordable Homes in East Passyunk

Many would-be Center City residents who feel priced out of its precincts have headed south in search of more affordable housing. A lot of those […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Passyunk Square

A few years ago, we described Passyunk Square as Philadelphia’s “up-and-coming neighborhood.” Why? Well, because the South Philly neighborhood was experiencing an influx of new residents, […]

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Parking, Height Concerns Abound for Two Residential Projects Near Pat’s Steaks

Two major residential projects were presented at the monthly Passyunk Square Civic Association meeting this week, and neighbors naturally had concerns about what the incoming density […]

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Developer Seeks to Build the Anti-Cheesecake Factory in the Italian Market

Community members (and reporters) packed a church hall in South Philly Tuesday evening to hear an information-only presentation for a project at the long-vacant lot at […]

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ZBA Doesn’t Bite Request for Proposed Apts. Across Pat’s King of Steaks

Despite making some compromises to make his proposed mixed-use apartment complex across from Pat’s King of Steaks as appetizing to neighbors as possible, developer Paul Mirabello was on […]

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Renderings: Plans For Lot Across From Pat’s King of Steaks

“We won’t proceed without neighborhood support,” said developer Paul Mirabello last time his plans for 827-29 Wharton Street made headlines. Indeed, even if we might […]

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South Philly Pad Going For $1.5 Million

This house seems suited to large gatherings. Judging from the pictures (see gallery below), the 5,000-plus-square foot home enjoys an expanse, the likes of which the open floor […]

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Weekend Open House Pick: Passyunk Square

This former industrial building on Reed Street is not the only one of its kind — down the block there are at least two other […]

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Signs of Change: Passyunk Avenue Gets an Organic Food Market

The soap and bath products company Volta Organics has opened a bricks-and-mortar location at 1439 Passyunk Avenue. Be Well Philly reports that the new store […]

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Habitat: Artsy, International Vignettes in Passyunk Square

Name: Julia Koral Neighborhood: Passyunk Square Where are you from, and why did you choose to call Passyunk Square home? “I’m originally from NEPA (Northeastern […]

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Passyunk Square Townhouse Goes in a Week!

It’s cute, it’s charming, and it’s in a neighborhood that’s just soaring with potential. The increasing growth of retail and young transplants suggests that the […]

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What Is the Williamsburg of Philadelphia? Discuss.

Gawker writer Max Read knows how to get people talking. Here are the words he wrote yesterday that got the comments section to explode: Williamsburg […]