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Just Listed: Historic Extended Trinity in Queen Village

Most people here, when asked what Colonial Philadelphia must have looked like, will probably point to some block or other in Society Hill. But truth […]

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Just Listed: Updated Expanded Trinity in Queen Village

Generally speaking, even extended trinities lack space for truly gracious entertaining if you’re having more than one or two people over to visit. This updated […]

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Just Listed: Alley Trinity in Queen Village

Londoner Charles Dickens found Philadelphia’s rectilinear grid of streets enervating. Writing about his 1842 trip to the city in American Notes, he described it thusly: “It […]

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Just Listed: Courtyard Trinity in Queen Village

As you walk the streets of a number of Greater Center City neighborhoods, you will notice openings between the townhouses. The narrower ones are usually […]

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Just Listed: Updated Trinity in Queen Village

Trinities, as we all know, are cult items: Those who love them really love them, while everyone else just shrugs and moves on. And one […]

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Just Listed: Sunny Corner Condo in Queen Village

Back in 1911, when the building you see in the photo above was built, Queen Village was one of the epicenters of Philadelphia’s Jewish community, […]

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Just Listed: Modern Townhouse in Queen Village

This ultra-stylish, ultra-large, ultra-luxurious Queen Village modern townhouse for sale rises several notches above both its neighbors and your run-of-the-mill modern townhouse hereabouts. From its […]

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Just Listed: Updated Trinity in Queen Village

Like most trinities, this Queen Village updated trinity for sale has lots of charm. And like many trinities, it boasts exposed brick walls that add […]

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Just Listed: Expanded Historic Trinity in Queen Village

The trinity — Philadelphia’s original “workforce housing” — is just about as old as the city itself: Elfreth’s Alley, the oldest continuously occupied residential street […]

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On the Market: Modern Federal Townhouse in Queen Village

The neighborhood we now know as Queen Village began life as Southwark, “Philadelphia’s first suburb.” Or, just possibly, Philadelphia’s first iteration: at its south end […]

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Take a Peek Inside the Prettiest New Coffee Shop in Philadelphia

When Yulee Park was an attorney in New York City, she would regularly decamp to coffee shops to get work done. Fast-forward 12 years: Park […]

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Emmy Squared Opens a Rooftop Bar, Complete With Frozen Cocktails

When Emmy Squared opened in Queen Village, it was busy from the jump. Lines out the door, fully booked-out on weekends, sometimes weekdays. For a […]

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On the Market: Renovated Colonial Revival in Queen Village

As the main-floor photo above should make clear, this lovely Queen Village Colonial Revival house for sale isn’t the same house it was when it […]

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Just Listed: Renovated Rowhouse in Queen Village

Over the course of a year’s worth of featured houses for sale, we’ve shown you plenty of attractive, stylish modern (or modern-ish) makeovers of traditional […]

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A New Location of the Reiki School Just Opened in Queen Village

Get ready to relax and breathe deeper in Queen Village at the just-opened outpost of The Reiki School + Clinic. It’s the 21-year-old business’s second […]