November 29, 2017
bike lane

Bike Lanes in Philadelphia 101

Owning and riding a bike in Philadelphia isn’t the worst thing in the world, but nor is it the best, either. The city has taken some steps towards making the road safer for those on two wheels, but there is still much to be desired in the way of legislation and protections. Here is a quick primer on bike lanes […]
November 28, 2017
christmas philadelphia

Philadelphia Named a Top Winter Getaway

The weather has gotten chilly and we’re starting to deck the halls for Christmas. Pretty soon the kids will be out of school for the holiday break, and/or you’ll have some time off from work. Where will you be going on your winter getaway this year? Imagine the criteria for the perfect cold-weather vacation spot: the possibility of snow, lots […]
November 27, 2017
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Center City Building Adds Extended Stay Suites

A rising apartment tower in the Market East section of Center City is adding 60 units of extended stay lodging to the 180 rentals that will be available upon completion. National Real Estate Development is building the tower as part of a large development project that includes apartments, offices, restaurants, a fitness club, and food markets, to be called East […]
November 21, 2017

Just Listed: 2324 Moore St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

Just Listed: $249,900 Completely renovated 3 bed, 1.5 bath home on a great block in Point Breeze! The bright and spacious living room features hardwood floors, recessed lighting, new windows and powder room. Modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances, new cabinets, granite counter tops, a backyard that is perfect for entertaining. Walk upstairs to three nice sized bedrooms with hardwood […]
November 21, 2017
thanksgiving

Philadelphia News Briefs: 11/21/17

1.) Are you ready for Thanksgiving? The good news is that the weather should cooperate with your plans, whatever they are. Thursday is looking to be clear, albeit cold, with a high near 45 degrees. The wind shouldn’t exceed 6 miles per hour, meaning that the handlers at the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Parade shouldn’t have too much trouble wrangling the balloons. […]
November 20, 2017
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A Beginner’s Guide to PHL

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is the major air hub in the Greater Philadelphia area. It services 25 different airlines, and about 30 million passengers come and go through it each year – that’s over 82,000 each day! With so much frenetic activity, navigating the airport and getting your bearings can seem difficult. Here’s some need-to-know info about PHL, along with […]
November 17, 2017

Just Sold: 738 Bainbridge St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Just Sold: $1,475,000 Bella Vista Strada — 2 left of 7 luxurious townhomes. Welcome home to 4,000 sq. ft of MODERN elegance by Lily Development, experienced Philadelphia-based developer since 1999. Visit LilyDevelopment. com. Amenities include elevator to all floors, 5 outdoor spaces, smart home tech w 2 iPads, organized closets throughout, & rear garage. All within the coveted Meredith School […]
November 17, 2017

Just Sold: 1019 S 20th St Unit #B, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Just Sold: $335,000 Sellers Must Sell – Motivated Sellers! Their new house is ready! Welcome to “20TH STREET CONDO’S!” It consists of 6 continuous buildings with 2 bi-level condos in each located in a rapidly developing Graduate Hospital area of the City! This newer pre-owned unit “B” condo was the former model unit and is gorgeous it features: 9′ ceilings; […]
November 17, 2017
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All About the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Parade

The Philadelphia Thanksgiving Parade is a time-honored position beloved by residents and visitors alike. It is the oldest Thanksgiving parade in the nation – suck on that, Macy’s! – and has become a Turkey Day tradition throughout the region. This will be the 98th year for the celebration, which started back in 1920 with sponsorship by Gimbel’s Department Store. Today, […]
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