Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Should you pay extra on your mortgage?

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 3:48 PM
If you’re a homeowner, you’ve probably dreamed of that day when you finally send in your last mortgage check and own your home free and clear. Paying a little extra every month on your home loan is a way to make that dream a reality faster than you thought, and with today’s historically... Read more

Video: Tips for selling your home this spring

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 4:00 AM
Al and Steph have a few tips on how to sell your home this spring. -- Know of an interesting property in the Philadelphia or South Jersey region? E-mail us! Browse Philadelphia Recent Home Sales » Read more

Sold: Frank Weise gem on Lombard Street

Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 1:23 PM
It only took two months for this Frank Weise row home on Lombard Street to sell. Public records show the 1,536-square-foot home sold earlier this year for $515,000. It was first listed for $529,000. The row home – located on the corner of 12th and Lombard Streets – was built by Weise in... Read more

Just listed: Connor Barwin’s Rittenhouse condo

Monday, March 23, 2015, 11:57 AM
Connor Barwin made it clear last week he’s not leaving the Eagles anytime soon, but it appears he is leaving his Rittenhouse Square condo. Over the weekend, the Eagles linebacker put his 2,232-square-foot home at 18th and Pine Streets on the market for $1.25 million. Public records show that... Read more

Video: Tom Cruise lists massive L.A. compound for $13M

Friday, March 20, 2015, 3:23 PM
While his ex-wife Katie Holmes is dodging the latest round of dating rumors, Tom Cruise is busy unloading yet another massive compound from his real estate portfolio. -- Know of an interesting property in the Philadelphia or South Jersey region? E-mail us! Browse Philadelphia Recent Home Sales... Read more

Louis Kahn’s ‘Clever House’ under contract

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 12:13 PM
That was fast! Less than two months after it first hit the market, Louis Kahn’s "Clever House" in Cherry Hill is already under contract. Listing agent Rosemary Mercanti-Anthony of BHHS Fox & Roach told us that she had eight offers for the unique home designed by the acclaimed Philadelphia... Read more

Just listed: 2 condos in a Frank Furness building

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 12:43 PM
Two Center City condos in a Frank Furness building have recently come on the market for less than $300,000 a piece. The condos are in the Furness Flats, a building on 13th Street between Locust and Spruce that was converted in 2008. Furness Flats is comprised of two buildings that were built by... Read more

Are these the 10 best Philly suburbs?

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 1:07 PM
Real estate website Movoto.com has compiled a list of the 10 best Philly suburbs. With nine towns in Pennsylvania and one in New Jersey, the site ranked these towns based on many factors such as amenities per capita, standard of living, crime rate, and average commute time to Philly. Coming in at number... Read more

Roy Halladay’s Newtown Square home sells for $1.96M

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 12:24 PM
Roy Halladay’s home in Newtown Square has sold for $1.96 million. The home of the former Phillies pitcher sold just above the asking price of $1.95 million, according to listing agent Robin Gordon of BHHS Fox & Roach. Halladay and his wife, Brandy, first listed the 7,900-square-foot home... Read more

Re-listed and reduced: 1860s Bella Vista row home

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 11:35 AM
It’s been almost a year since we wrote about this historic Bella Vista home when it first hit the market for $1.2 million. The sellers of the 1860s row home are still looking for a new owner, and just re-listed the property on Friday for $985,000. The owners, who operate the Bella Vista Bed and... Read more
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