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Would-Be Sellers in Phoenixville Turn to Airbnb

By Virginia C. McGuire Last summer we featured a modern house in the woods near Valley Forge National Historical Park that’s all clean lines and […]


Dentist Fraud Rogal’s Former Condo Is for Rent

At long last, Center City dentist Owen Rogal, who owned the Pain Center at 12th and Lombard, is going to prison. According to the Inquirer, […]

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Morning Headlines: Ruffin Nichols Church Is Really Gone

• reports that OSHA fined Upper Darby for “serious violations — like a lack of training regarding hydrochloric acid — that “posed a substantial […]

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Lovely App for Renters Could Make Life So Much Easier

If you’ve rented in Philadelphia, you know the horror of dealing with all those applications: different information required, separate fees, individual credit reports and fees […]


2116 Chestnut’s Luxury Rentals: Amenities and Views for Days

It’s not very often that the shiny new luxury high rise is rental-only. But such is the case at 2116 Chestnut. The building is home […]


Mt. Airy Rental: Six-Bedroom Home With Sauna

This enormous house would be pretty special even without a sauna, but you have to admit, that’s certainly a distinctive feature. In addition, the home […]


The Franklin Residences Gets Its Own Di Bruno Brothers Outpost

The Ben Franklin Hotel (you might know it from such roles as “Where the Dance Competition Took Place” in Silver Linings Playbook) has been revamped […]


Revitalization of Girard Square Announced at 2116 Chestnut Grand Opening

Today was the grand opening of 2116 Chestnut (left), a 34-story residential building that already has more than 100 people moved in. Deputy Mayor Alan […]


FOR RENT: Wash West Condo With Apartment-Sized Terrace and Phenomenal Skyline Views

This two-bedroom, two-bath condo is up for rent in a swank, pet-friendly doorman buildingparking for one car (a “sedan” is specified). Though the interior is […]


Hang Your Belongings From the Ceiling in This Fitler Square Rental

South Van Pelt Street in Fitler Square is a dream. Nestled in a warren of intersecting alleyways that all lead to the gorgeous Schuylkill Riverbanks […]


Seeking a Dude Who’s 420-Friendly and Cool With Cockatoos for Studio Share

The disabled combat veteran looking for a new roommate currently has the six animal roommates above. Other things to know about him, according to his […]


Morning Headlines: The Amenities of the Granary and the “Hipper” Sansom Apartments

As part of its ongoing partnership, the Inquirer/Plan Philly has an article about the glut of new housing in Center City. JoAnn Greco puts the […]

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Philadelphia’s Most Exquisite Rental, Hands Down: Bergdoll Mansion’s Library

It’s not that the Bergdoll Mansion hasn’t been on the market before. But the library for rent? This is simply too much. This has to […]


New Apartment Rental Search Website Launches

Ever heard of Zumper? You have if you live in San Francisco, NYC or Chicago, where the site was live since its debut launch in […]

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Most Unusual Rental: Room at the Top of a 38-Foot Silo in Upper Bucks

The folks at Mimosa Tree Bed and Breakfast is looking for a caretaker for its animals: a guinea hen, a swan, a potbellied pig, two […]