October 24, 2013

Interest Rates Rising, Should You Worry?

Interest Rates Rising, Should You Worry? A lot has been made in the news recently about imminently rising interest rates with some people literally hanging on every word that comes out of the FED.  All the hype has some would be home buyers wondering if this simply a sales tactic used by real estate agents and mortgage brokers to create […]
October 24, 2013

Don’t Hesitate To List Your Home In The Winter

Don’t Hesitate To List Your Home In The Winter Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to wait until the Spring to list your Philadelphia condo or home for sale. Home sellers think the Spring provokes greater interest from buyers, but with the right home, it can be sold any month of the year. Since there are fewer buyers looking for […]
October 23, 2013

Vegan Restaurant VEDGE Coming To Rittenhouse

Vegan Restaurant VEDGE Coming To Rittenhouse  Vedge, one of the best vegan restaurants in Philadelphia is now going to be in Rittenhouse Square at 126 S. 19th Street. Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby have just signed a lease for their second restaurant; their first location is in Washington Square at 1221 Locust Street. The new venture is set to open […]
October 22, 2013

981 N 5th Street Just Sold for $499,900!

981 N 5th Street Just Sold for $499,900!   CenterCityTeam just sold this 6 bedroom home in Northern Liberties! Dramatic Northern liberties townhouse with many original details throughout! This fabulous home is the perfect blend of elegance and comfort. The 1st floor features a marble foyer, grand living room with high ceilings, original fireplaces and moldings; a dining room that […]
October 22, 2013

1024 N Lawrence Street Just Sold for $391,000!

1024 N Lawrence Street Just Sold for $391,000!   CenterCityTeam just sold this beautiful home in Northern Liberties! Move in ready, renovated 4bed/2bath, three story home w/PARKING on a quiet block in Northern Liberties! This large lot (18×74) runs street to street (Lawrence St to Orkney St) with an existing large brick patio and parking space currently being used as […]
October 21, 2013

Home Buyers Market On The Horizon?

Buyers Market On The Horizon? I’ve written previously about how since January 2013 the real estate market in Philadelphia, and elsewhere, has been marked by 1) low inventory and 2) high demand which was caused feeding frenzies that led to an increase in home sale prices. This low supply and high demand have caused what I believe is about a […]
October 18, 2013

Why Is There No Inventory Between 750k and 1Million?

Why Is There No Inventory Between 750k and 1Million? I’ve been asking this question for about a year now. Where is all the inventory in the 750k – 1mil range? There seems to be significant demand for this product, mostly from move up buyers, downsizing empty nesters and young families needing 3- 4 bedrooms, yard and parking, yet virtually nothing […]
October 17, 2013

Best Trick-Or-Treating Spots in Center City!

Best Trick-Or-Treating Spots in Center City! If you are looking for some great spots to trick-or-treat with kids, head to Rittenhouse Row where  member businesses will be participating in all day long trick-or-treating Halloween day. In the evening, take a stroll down Delancey Street from 17th to 22nd for some candy and to take in the beautiful tree lined streets. […]
October 17, 2013

Harry Potter Festival and Pub Crawl This Weekend!

Harry Potter Festival and Pub Crawl This Weekend!   Transform yourself into a fictional, magical world at The Harry Potter Festival that will be taking place this weekend in Chestnut Hill. It will be an enchanting weekend of wizards, costumes, scavenger hunts, parades and more! The entire town participates and makes you feel like you are teleported into another dimension. Friday, […]
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