"One of the challenges was making sure our children, as first-generation Americans, also embrace that heritage," says Teresa, mother of Andrew, 17, and Lauren, 16.
"We wanted a house that looks like a Frank Lloyd Wright house, but we didn't want it to be so modern that it could be dated in 20 years," the owner says. Their house seamlessly connects kitchen, living room and dining room, as well as indoor-to-outdoor living space.
These homes - each painted in a shade of green - boast rare curb appeal for this coming weekend (or perhaps for the next Eagles' season).
The 4,200-square-foot home and studio on 3.7 acres in Glenmoore evolved out of an 1867 one-room schoolhouse.
The Horsham-based builder has filed an appeal in the Chester County Court of Pleas, arguing that it should not have been denied the right to build more than 300 homes on Crebilly Farm in Chester County.
The Apartment List report finds rent increases in West Chester, King of Prussia, Lansdale, Levittown, Norristown, Wilmington, Camden, Pottstown and Philadelphia. Only Drexel Hill showed a small drop.
Built without a parking garage, 1213 Walnut has solved the problem of ride-hailing and truck deliveries.
HOW Group real-estate in Conshohocken wants to give away more homes than Habitat for Humanity.
Regular people - that is, those who don't know anything about construction or inspections - can spot a potential money pit the first time they tour a house. If they're savvy shoppers, they can avoid heartache of falling in love with a house only to have to dive into endless and expensive projects.
Four native Philadelphians talk about what made their house a home: art, literature, music, china closets, lace tablecloths, debates around the kitchen table.
By knowing their rights, understanding the market, and more, tenants can be better equipped to negotiate a lease renewal in the Greater Philadelphia market.
In Philadelphia, one-bedroom units are hovering around $1,400 monthly and two bedrooms are up to $1,560 monthly, according to the real estate data tracker Zumper.
The current median rent for a one-bedroom unit in the increasingly popular Point Breeze neighborhood is about $1,100.