June 2, 2016
wells fargo

Philadelphia “Expected” to Host 2017 NFL Draft

It’s not a done deal just yet, but reports lately seem quite confident that Philadelphia is going to land the 2017 NFL draft. The issue has been up for debate for some months now, and it’s expected that the National Football League will be making an official announcement in the next couple of months. The plan is to move the […]
June 1, 2016

Just Sold: 1628 Spruce St Unit #3F, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Just Sold: $520,000 Beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 bath bi-level condo in the heart of Rittenhouse Square with parking! This move in ready unit features a huge living room, 6 large windows that bring in a ton of natural sunlight, wood burning fireplace, built-in shelving, solid oak ¾” floors throughout that were imported from France and huge 18.5′ ceilings. Large eat-in […]
June 1, 2016
eid al-fitr

Philadelphia Schools to Recognize Two Muslim Holidays

Proving yet again that it is a city of inclusion and acceptance, Philadelphia recently announced that its schools will be among the first in the nation to recognize two significant Muslim holidays on the administrative calendar. Not content to stop there, Mayor Jim Kenney says that he has appointed a task force to determine the logistics of also adopting the […]
June 1, 2016

Just Sold: 1418 N Willington St, Philadelphia, PA 19121

Just Sold: $250,000 Amazing opportunity to own a great income-producing property in a very desirable location in the Temple University off campus housing market! Very competitive price! Priced to sell! This excellent multifamily house has 2 separate 3 bedroom apartments. Bringing a minimum rent of 2400 per month, this deal has a 9-10 cap rate in a prime location with […]
June 1, 2016

Just Sold: 1309-11 N Lawrence St Unit #2, Philadelphia, PA 19122

Just Sold: 242,000 Beautiful 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath Northern Liberties/South Kensington condo. Unit has all of the upgrades including stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, hardwood floors, open floor plan, security system, large fenced patio with bike exit, and stacked washer and dryer. Off street parking in gated lot. Secured entrance. Enjoy in common area the Mediterranean style Interior Garden Atrium […]
May 31, 2016
ppd

PPD Could Be Changing Plans for Headquarters Move

The Philadelphia Police Department has long been planning a move in its headquarters. The current headquarters, known un-affectionately as “The Roundhouse,” has been plagued with fleas and other complaints for years. The location, at 7th and Race, does put it close to the Criminal Justice Center, the FBI and the U.S. Attorney’s Office. That convenience is pretty much the only […]
May 27, 2016

Just Sold: 1340 Moore St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Just Sold: $305,000 Plenty of potential for this large 3br in the Jackson catchment with antique heart pine floors. The property is located on a beautiful tree lined block with wonderful neighbors. Enter the first floor to a large living room with French doors that open to the dining room. The second floor has three spacious bedrooms. The front bedroom […]
May 27, 2016
uber

UberX Hikes Minimum Fee in Philadelphia

According to the Philadelphia Business Journal, UberX has increased its minimum fare for passengers. Formerly, the minimum was $5.25. Now it is $5.75. Also part of the Journal’s scoop: UberPOOL passengers will pay the same fares as before, but a bigger cut of the fares will be going to the drivers instead of back to Uber. Therefore, UberPOOL drivers will […]
May 27, 2016

Just Sold: 250 S 17th St Unit #301, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Just Sold: $550,000 UPDATE: Take a look at the beautiful new pictures of this just-renovated unit! All hardwood floors have just been refinished, entire unit has been painted, popcorn ceilings removed and overhead lighting installed! Price remains the same! Welcome home to 250 s. 17th Street, Rittenhouse Square’s preeminent prewar building. This doorman, elevator building is just steps from Rittenhouse […]
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