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Jawdropper of the Week: History Now in Society Hill

Our Founders, it turns out, were very forward-thinking people. At least that’s the impression we get after taking a look at the house James and […]

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Society Hill Playhouse to Close

Society Hill Playhouse, a fixture on the Philadelphia theater scene since 1959, will close on April 1. The theater company made the announcement on its […]


Jaw Dropper of the Week: Stained Glass Skylight Residence in Society Hill

Entering this c.1865 Society Hill townhouse (figuratively speaking – we used the gallery below), one is met with a foyer leading into the formal living and dining rooms, […]


Short Sale in Society Hill: Former “City House of the Week” Gets Sizable Price Cut

It looks like a lot has happened to this gorgeous home in Society Hill since we featured it in March. Back then, it was our […]


Jaw Dropper of the Week: Art Collector’s Society Hill Home Listed For $5.775M

Much like the museum-like Delancey Place residence we featured last week, today’s jaw-dropper is a home with a unique relationship to art: the Society Hill dwelling was originally […]


Trinity Tuesday: Snuggle Up on Philly’s Secluded South Hancock Street

If ever there were a season during which the trinity house shines brightest, it’s likely to come down to autumn or winter. Face it: they’re snug, usually […]


Deeded Parking, Bonus Guest House Included in Society Hill Townhome Sale

Whether it’s guests, your kids who recently graduated from college, or that distant niece / nephew looking for a decent place to rent in the […]


Newly Renovated Residence in Society Hill Shows Off Restored Facade

Someone once asked me what my favorite part of the city was and, I’m assuming to their and now your surprise, I gave the anticlimactic […]


Underground Fire Knocks Out Power in Society Hill

#BREAKING Power outage, people trapped in elevators due to Old City transformer fire — Action News on 6abc (@6abc) July 9, 2015 An […]


Jaw Dropper of the Week: Historical Double-Lot Residence in Society Hill

UPDATE: Listing agent Jared Carrell cleared up the two address misunderstanding. The lot holding the house with the blue shutters is the home listed, while the […]


Headlines: Apartments Planned for Superfresh Society Hill Site?

The Superfresh in Society Hill is near and dear to the hearts of nearby residents. So, it’s probably a safe bet that near-neighbors will be […]


Trinity Tuesday: Cozy Two-Bedroom Haven on Delancey’s Wetherill Court

Some of you might note a vague familiarity about 243C Delancey, especially if you’re a fan of our weekly Jaw Dropper segment here on Property. […]


The Ultimate Sunken Living Room Is Located in Society Hill

We’re telling you now, don’t be fooled by its Society Hill zip code or pretty 18th-century facade. Because even though it’s near the corner of […]

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Cops: Man Robbed by Pair With AK-47 in Society Hill A man returning home from a club was robbed after he parked his car in Society Hill early on Friday morning, police said today. […]


Would You Like a Single or a Double? This Penthouse Condo Can Be Either/Or

As it was their personal pied-à-terre, the current owners felt little need to keep the washer-dryer around in this sky-high penthouse. The machines were removed, therefore, when […]