February 4, 2016

Are Philadelphia’s Tactics on Ride-sharing Against the Public Good?

Residents of Philadelphia who patronize ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft are having their own dollars used against them, says a report by Reason.com. The report alleges that the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) is using money gleaned from parking tickets and other violation fines to fund a big-budget legal campaign against ride-sharing services. Reason.com cites The Philadelphia Inquirer in stating […]
February 3, 2016

Philly News Briefs: 02/03/16

1.) The Philadelphia Auto Show is full of vehicles to look and and explore, but one overriding theme at the show is family friendliness. Cars featured at the show tout many innovative features designed with families and safety in mind. The new Chrysler Pacifica minivan was designed with kids in mind, featuring the Uconnect Theater system. It consists of two […]
February 2, 2016
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Fiat Popemobile Sells for $82K at Auction

It’s an iconic image: the Pope waving out of the window of his dark car as he is driven by to greet the crowds. Such were the pictures taken by press when the pontiff visited Philadelphia. Now, one of those dark cars has been auctioned off. The Fiat 500L that was one of the vehicles used by Pope Francis for […]
February 1, 2016

Just Listed: 371 Dupont St, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Just Listed: $179,000 Well maintained 2 bedroom, 1 bath home in MANAYUNK close to Main Street and public transportation! The first floor features hardwood floors, open living room with ceiling fan, dining room and nice, bright kitchen. Two equally sized bedrooms on the second floor with ceiling fans. Central air throughout. The backyard is perfect for entertaining guests. Come and […]
February 1, 2016

Just Listed: 159 Parker Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Just Listed: $279,900 Investor Alert: Cash flowing duplex within walking distance to Ivy Ridge Train Station and Main Street in Manayunk w/ 2 CAR PARKING!!! Each unit has 2beds/1bath. Property is well maintained and currently leased out for 2200+/month. Low maintenance, perfect for investor or owner occupant. Contact listing agent for lease information. Both units newer carpets and mechanicals, dining […]
February 1, 2016

Just Sold: 4326 Manayunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Just Sold: $305,100 Charming three story detached triplex on a large corner lot! The 1st and 2nd floors have been recently upgraded. Enter through the tiled vestibule with original decorative hex tiled floors. 1st Floor: 1 bedroom, 1 full bath unit features a generously sized living room with fireplace. The bright eat-in-kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances and ceramic tile floor. […]
February 1, 2016

Just Sold: 3843 Pearl St. Philadelphia, PA 19104

Just Sold: $275,000 What a unique opportunity! Take a look at this fantastic four bedroom, three story home just off Penn Presby. Hospital and minutes from both Penn and Drexel. This meticulously maintained home is great for either a family or investors. The rental would attract undergrad students from Drexel, graduate students from both Penn and Drexel, or potentially hospital […]
February 1, 2016
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Philadelphia Drone Use Creates Problems

Drones are pretty hot right now. It’s likely that you or someone you know ones one – they were, in fact, one of the past holiday season’s hottest-selling toys. The problem is that drone use is creating some very un-fun problems for Philadelphia, and current legislation lacks the capacity to deal with them. The Daily Pennsylvanian reported an incident in […]
January 29, 2016

Just Sold: 1602 S 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Just Sold: $412,000 Custom Three story with newer brick town home on the Square, Large spacious living and Dining room with custom tile flooring, high ceilings with custom granite large eat in kitchen, stainless steel appliances, back splash tile, rear entrance to nice yard. Full finished (40 foot basement) tile basement with powder room, rear laundry room, All new plumbing, […]
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