Remodeling ideas were stymied by a load-bearing wall that couldn't be moved and a flood plain limiting expansion. Through creativity and compromise, the architect created a kitchen the homeowner could...
The Federal Communications Commission last week invalidated a 2011 Philadelphia ordinance restricting satellite dishes in the city, an ordinance proposed years ago by now-City Council President Darrell Clarke.
Whether you are buying or selling, choosing the agent is a key decision.
These homes come in just under the median price in the Henderson High School catchment area in West Chester.
A three-judge Commonwealth Court panel heard the case in October and decided, 2-1, last month in Galdo's favor.
Some homeowners not only love watching basketball, they also want to play, whether inside or out.
"We both love old houses, and this house had good bones," says Tim Forsyth, who lives with his wife and daughter in the manor house of a former horse farm.
Home stagers in the Philadelphia area charge between nothing and $275 for a one- or two-hour consultation. The actual staging costs vary, depending the number and sizes of rooms. Most stagers charge on average $500 to $600 month per room.
Of all new residential construction in Philadelphia, multifamily projects now comprise a 16 percent increase in that share.
The median sales price for homes in the highly ranked Great Valley School District is a hair under $500,000. These three homes are on the market for less than that.
The developer says his proposal would be a big step toward transforming Washington Avenue, west of Broad Street, from a strip of warehouses and blighted industrial buildings into a dense commercial and residential corridor binding the revitalized neighborhoods to its north and south.
Embreeville Redevelopment LP had challenged West Bradford's zoning ordinance as invalid. The zoning board, in an April decision, denied that challenge, halting any imminent plans to demolish or develop the site.
Having a few essentials in your toolbox can help you make some common repairs yourself. But if you're not particularly handy, avoid heavy-duty sharp tools.