It's a choice all buyers face: Getting the best quality versus finding the best deal. For whichever you prefer, there's a certain time to buy.
It's a nationwide phenomenon: City home values are rising faster than those in the suburbs. In the Philadelphia region, it reverses a decades-long trend, during which the suburbs gained property value.
Long known for its Revolutionary War ties, the Upsala mansion in Germantown is creating new history this year: For the first time in nearly eight decades, it's returning to private ownership.
In 1971, Bill Armstrong and Russell Harris bought a new townhouse in Society Hill and enjoyed life there for the next 43 years. They socialized with neighbors, including the former mayor, Richardson Dilworth, who died in 1974, and his wife. "We had cocktails in their garden," Bill remembers...
The developer says a hotel would complement the residential, office and retail uses already planned for the East Market project.
These 3 homes will make anyone want to spend more time outside, from their lovely landscaping to their enormous patios and decks.
The upstairs master suite includes one of the three full baths in the home, featuring a frameless, two-person shower.
City officials were scheduled to discuss the relocation of the Philadelphia Police Department Administration Building, currently at 750 Race St., at a Wednesday afternoon press conference.
Developer Ori Feibush and partner Robert Roskamp acquired the former Walther Smith school at 19th and Wharton Streets.
Today, it enjoys a relatively stable real estate market, with the median home sale price coming in around $330,000.
The drugstore chain will occupy the entire 7,600-square-foot structure at 314-26 S. Fifth St. starting in mid-2018.
The sale of the lesser-performing malls is expected to boost PREIT's portfolio-wide sales per square foot by $10, the company said.
The structure, with its 15-foot-high arched light-wood door, stands out on a narrow street of smaller houses.
Young working- and middle-class Philadelphians want “to experience the great benefits” of the city, developer Rahil Raza says, but the recent wave of luxury development has priced some of them out.
The home features several additions to the original stone building, including a wing with a large master bedroom suite, a separate carriage house and a standalone combination barn and pool house.