Archive for August, 2013

Totally Renovated in Oak Lane – 1542 E. Tulpehocken Street

Philadelphia homes for sale Adorable Home in Sleepy West Oak Lane in the Northern Reaches Of Philadelphia Listing Details: $144,900 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom Air Conditioning 1 Car Garage Driveway Large Back Deck Classic Northwest Philadelphia stone facade with the convenience of a garage & a driveway makes parking a breeze. The home is flooded with natural light showing off the large windows & the gleam from the hardwood floors. Formal dining room is great for entertaining.  Large baseboards & a classy chair rail accentuate the two tone paint. Kitchen is totally renovated with tile floors,...Continue Reading!

New Listing at 2084 E. Letterly Street!

Philadelphia homes for sale Pre Construction Townhome in Kensington to be Complete by December New construction just off the Frankford Ave. Arts Corridor in Kensington; one of Philadelphia's blossoming neighborhoods. Listing Details: $339,000 3 Bedrooms 3rd Floor Master Suite 2 Bathrooms 1 Half Bathroom Roof Deck Outdoor Access to Back Patio from Kitchen Full Finished Basement Contact us for plans, specs, information about the builder or other projects. Email the lender above for information about a 120 day rate lock program which is perfect for pre construction homes just like this one.  Alternately, set up...Continue Reading!

How to Find Local Food in Philadelphia

Philadelphia homes for sale Or Anywhere in the United States Thanks to This Genius Website: FarmPlate About a decade ago I read the book "The Omnivore's Dilemma" by Michael Pollan.  It was truly a life changing experience.  I never realized how far removed we were from our food source until I read this book.  Sometimes when something like that clicks it sticks.  One of the hardest things for me in the beginning was sourcing better food on a budget (I was 19!).  I CARE about...Continue Reading!

Open House at 1007 Reese Street! Come & See!

Philadelphia homes for sale Lawrence Resnick is Hosting an Open House at 1007 Reese Street in Queen Village Sat. 8-24 from 12-2! Go visit him & tour this gorgeous new construction home with 2 bedrooms, 2 & 1/2 bathrooms, a huge roof deck & full finished basement.  The home has beautiful finishes & is well priced at $329,000.  Plan brunch at nearby Kennett or walk the Italian Market & do some shopping.  All nearby!   If you can't make it during the Open House contact us for...Continue Reading!

New Construction at 1339 E. Berks Street Almost Complete!

Philadelphia homes for sale We Have Lots of New Construction Coming Up in Fishtown! Fishtown is definitely a favorite neighborhood among home buyers in Philadelphia.  There are new construction homes being built, large scale warehouse developments & lots of commercial activity happening all over.   One of my favorite things about Fishtown is the very residential vibe. We love the modern facade & the sophisticated charcoal colored bricks.  We think once this home is complete there will be some serious curb appeal! Listing Details: $429,000 3 Bedrooms 3 Full Bathrooms 1...Continue Reading!

Investment Property in Point Breeze on the Market

Philadelphia homes for sale And, My Oh My, What Gorgeous Architectural Details I have driven past this property numerous times & wondered about it.  The architectural style would be more at home riding Broad Street, in Center City or in North/Northwest Philly.  Checking the Philly History records it appears there were quite a few homes nearby in this style.  It's a shame they are no longer all here but at least one is still in semi decent shape.  The same corner in 1959.  I wish you...Continue Reading!

Broker’s Open/Open House Today in Queen Village

Philadelphia homes for sale 1007 Reese Street in Historic Queen Village is Having a Broker's Open Today! Broker or not we hope to see you there!  Snacks fro DiBruno Brothers. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdlAECFSY1A&feature=youtu.be Why not eat & enjoy the view? [DispletListing listings="yes" minListPrice="150" maxListPrice="2500" zip="19147" property_type="Condo,Detached,Multi,Rowtownhouse,SemiDetached" city="Philadelphia"]Continue Reading!

Celebrate the Beautiful Weather Philadelphia is Having with This Caribbean Inspired Cocktail

Philadelphia homes for sale The Time is Now to Break Out the Rum.....It's National Rum Day Today! Rum is usually not my drink of choice unless I am somewhere near the Caribbean or sparkling blue waters.  As I live in Philadelphia this luxury is few & far between.  However, I have heard the weather is supposed to be gorgeous here & at the shore this weekend so we can pretend, can't we? Bonus....this is chock full of ingredients that are said to be antioxidant rich...so I...Continue Reading!

New Construction Listing at 1007 Reese Street

Philadelphia homes for sale New Construction Home in One of Philadelphia's Favorite Neighborhoods This is a 2 bed 2.5 bath new construction home listed at $329,000 in charming & historic Queen Village.  This sweet petite home should get snatched up in no time. Sweet brick facade with traditional turned staircase featuring a modern railing. Open floor plan offers ease of living.  Hardwood floors, recessed lighting & soft paint palette lend a fresh look. Marble counters, glass mosaic backsplash, white Shaker cabinetry & stainless steel appliances give a chic...Continue Reading!

League Street Transformation

1900 Block of League in Graduate Hospital Will Look Completely Different in a Year We have these being built right now and there are 3 left. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3cOay-8w8k In a few  months the developer of these homes on Orianna Street across town is building homes that look like this next door. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PgORPT-GAA4 Take that empty lots. To schedule a private tour feel free to contact us!  If you would like to search for real estate in Philadelphia (& beyond) we have a great search feature!  Happy hunting! **Note:...Continue Reading!