March 15, 2017

Just Sold: 1603 Annin St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Just Sold: $527,000 Be inspired by this brand new luxury construction home in Newbold. Notice immediately the high-design characteristics of 1603 Annin. Every detail is intentional. This home’s uniquely modern facade exudes elegance and master craftsmanship. Dramatic bays contain oversized energy efficient windows, which fill this Southern-exposed home with an abundance of natural light. The covered entry provides protection from […]
March 15, 2017
funeral home

Historic Rittenhouse Square Funeral Home to Be Demolished

A former funeral home, which also has the distinction of being the last vacant lot on Rittenhouse Square, is going to be demolished to make room for a new luxury skyscraper. “Old building gets plowed for tony condos” is not necessarily a compelling story in Center City, however. What makes this story interesting is that the funeral home is on […]
March 13, 2017
st. patrick's day

Philadelphia Prepares for St. Patrick’s Day This Friday

Whether you have Irish blood or just like to pretend for the day, St. Patrick’s Day is a big deal for anyone who likes to have a good time. St. Paddy’s is the time to wear something kelly green (if you don’t want to get pinched, that is), sup on corned beef, cabbage, and potatoes, and to imbibe generously in […]
March 13, 2017

Just Listed: 1010 Race St Unit #5E, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Just  Listed: $169,900 Move in ready 1 bedroom with den, 1 bath condo in Chinatown that features open living room, large windows, tons of natural light, high ceilings and hardwood floors throughout. Nice size kitchen with lots of cabinets, dishwasher and breakfast bar. Large bedroom with lots of space and storage. Central air and washer/dryer in unit. This building is […]
March 10, 2017
remains

Old City Construction Project Turns Up Historic Remains

It sounds like something from a horror movie: the homes build upon an old grave site, the disgruntled spirits of those disturbed dead rising up to wreak some supernatural vengeance. Now that I’m thinking about it, I think that was the exact plot of Poltergeist. There has to be more than that, but I’m not taking to IMDB to find […]
March 9, 2017
Fearless Girl sculpture

Philadelphia Experiences “A Day Without a Woman”

Have you ever stopped to consider how many times a day a woman contributes to your life? Whether she’s the one serving you your coffee at Starbucks, editing the stories you read on the morning train, supervising your job, or taking care of your children, it’s likely that at least several women are a part of your daily routine, the […]
March 8, 2017

Just Listed For Rent: 2239 S 15th St Unit #1, Philadelphia, PA 19145

Just Listed For Rent: $1200/month Modern 2bed/1bath on 1st floor of completely renovated brownstone located on 15th Street between Jackson and Wolf. The second bedroom is best suited for den/office. Hardwood Floors, Central Air, updated kitchen/bath and great sunlight! Also has a private REAR PATIO and FULL BASEMENT with washer/dryer. Walk to the South Philly Tap Room, Ultimo coffee, Second […]
March 8, 2017
vision zero

Philly Drafts Vision Zero Plan to Make Streets Safer

Lawmakers in Philadelphia know that city streets are dangerous for everyone who uses them – motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians. Right now, about 100 people die every year in traffic crashes in the City of Brotherly Love. That’s six deaths per 100,000 residents, a statistic that is higher than those of other big cities like New York and Los Angeles. Each […]
March 7, 2017

Just Sold: 3420 W Queen Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19129

Just Sold: $293,500 Welcome to this charming West Queen Tudor Revival home on arguably the best block in East Falls, lined with mature Sycamore trees. This home features many upgrades such as a new kitchen, deck, and California Closets throughout. Enter through your large brick front porch into a spacious living room and formal dining room with original oak hardwood […]
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