Rittenhouse Square

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If You See This USPS Truck Coming, Run the Other Way!

There are a lot of reasons that people love to hate on the United States Post Office, and now some surveillance video from the 2100 […]

Property

1911 Walnut to Be Mixed-Use, Mixed-Income Project

Southern Land Company appeared before the City Planning Commission today with a revised version of its proposed apartment tower on the last piece of open […]

Property

Philly Ranked Fifth Most Walkable City in U.S. This Year

A mere two-tenths of a point dropped Philadelphia from its perch as the nation’s fourth-most-walkable city in this year’s Walk Score rankings of American cities. […]

Property

Jawdropper of the Week: A Reborn Classic in Rittenhouse for $3.69M

Wonder what opulence looked like in the mid-19th century? Wonder no more, for the architect who restored this gorgeous 1860 brownstone on Spruce Street in […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: Modern Luxury on Rittenhouse Square for $2.795M

Once upon a time I died and went to heaven … real estate heaven, that is. Regardless, I imagine the two to be fairly similar—fun, […]

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Common Threads in This Year’s Rouse Award Residential Finalists

The Urban Land Institute Philadelphia District Council announced the finalists for this year’s Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence last week, and five of […]

Property

Who’s Building Philly: Alon Seltzer

Before the “tiny house,” there was the Rittenhouse Square efficiency apartment. These shoeboxes for urban cliff dwellers enabled singles and others whose desire for urban […]

Property

Jawdropper of the Week: Live Like Royalty in Rittenhouse for $4.99M

It seems that futuristically modern homes are all the buzz lately. So, when we stumbled across this historically exquisite townhome in Rittenhouse Square, we were both refreshed […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Rittenhouse

It’s no secret that Rittenhouse is one of Philadelphia’s most prestigious neighborhoods. So when we went searching for Rittenhouse properties currently on the market that fall […]

Property

Trinity Tuesday: A Rare Gem in Rittenhouse for $330K

If you have champagne taste on a beer-bottle budget, say hello to this completely modernized trinity in the ever-so-desirable neighborhood of Rittenhouse Square. In traditional […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: Opulence in Rittenhouse Square for $7.3M

We’ve talked about properties in the luxurious 1706 Rittenhouse building several times over the past few years (like here, or here, or… here), and the time has come […]

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Jonathan Gay ID’d as Suspect in Rittenhouse Cab Attack

A 51-year-old man has been charged in Monday’s crazy Rittenhouse Square cab attack.

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WATCH: Naked Man Drives Allegedly Stolen Cab Through Rittenhouse Square

Philadelphia police have arrested an apparently naked man for driving an allegedly stolen taxi cab through Rittenhouse Square Park this afternoon. 

Property

Habitat: Bespoke Tailoring in Rittenhouse

Moody, masculine style often gets an unfair rap: man caves, blob-like leather recliners, walls dominated by hulking flat-screens. But a local entrepreneur’s Federal-style townhome just […]

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Should We Give the Stoners a Place to Smoke?

It had been a long week, and it was Friday afternoon. All I wanted was a contact high. I thought it’d make for a pretty […]