Archive for February, 2014

January 2013 Vs. 2014 Residential

Philadelphia homes for sale  Market Snapshot:  Residential Sales in Philadelphia We put together residential sales data comparing January 2013 to January 2014 for the neighborhoods we work in most frequently.  Scroll down for a breakdown & some insights.If we overlooked your zip code shoot us an email & we'll put the data together to send to you.     Number of Units Listed in January In comparison to January 2013: Inventory is down in 19106, 19125, 19130, 19128 & 19119 Inventory is up in 19146 & 19127 Inventory is steady in 19102,...Continue Reading!

3 Philly Area Events That Will Make You Think Spring

Philadelphia homes for sale These Events Are Bound to Help You Beat the Winter Blues March is around the corner which means that spring is only 21 days away.   If you don't want to wait that long check out one (or all) of the following events. Orchids in bloom at Longwood Gardens 1. Lifeforms at The National Liberty Museum If you love nature & you love science you are in for a treat.  The Lifeforms exhibit consists of 30 gorgeous glass displays depicting colorful scenes from nature. The...Continue Reading!

2006 Walnut Street Renting Quickly

Philadelphia homes for sale Seven Apartments Left at 2006 Walnut Curbed's latest article "What 2200 Rents Around Philly Right Now"  featured our apartment building at 2006 Walnut. Apartments Available For Rent at 2006 Walnut Unit A - $1,999/month - 1 bed 1 bath - approximately 800 square feet (basement rear) Unit B - $1,899/month - 1 bed 1 bath - approximately 600 square feet (basement front) Unit C - $2,299/month - 1 bed 1 bath - approximately 800 square feet (1st floor rear) Unit D - $1,899/month - 1 bed...Continue Reading!

Buyer Advice: Start With This Checklist

Philadelphia homes for sale Buying a Home in Philadelphia?  Let This Checklist Help Jumpstart the Process We've been around the (metaphorical) home buying block quite a few times.  This checklist is a great starting point if you are feeling overwhelmed & unsure where to start. 1. Hire an Agent Your real estate agent is not just there to show you properties.  A good agent knows Philadelphia, knows the different neighborhoods & will be able to educate you on the whole process from start to finish.  They will...Continue Reading!

13 Unit Apartment Building for Sale in Rittenhouse Square

Philadelphia homes for sale Turn Key Investment Opportunity:  Historically Designated With Thoroughly Modern Interiors Rare opportunity to own a completely renovated 13 unit apartment building right off Rittenhouse Square.  There is nothing like this on the market right now. $4,190,000.00 Complete Renovation 13 Units 10 One Bedroom Apartments 3 Studio Apartments Shared Roof Deck Elevator Washer Dryers In Units Building Floorplans Financials We are currently working on bringing the building to full occupancy.    Photos ***Full Discloure:  Agent has a financial interest in the building.  Agent is a principle.*** Search Other Apartment Buildings in Center City: [DispletListing listings="yes" minListPrice="0" maxListPrice="999999999" zip="19106,...Continue Reading!

Going Green: 3 Reasons to Sign Up for a CSA

Philadelphia homes for sale why you should give community supported agriculture a try CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture.  This is a way of getting fresh fruits & vegetables directly from a local farmer or farmers by pre paying for a "share" of their harvest.  In return, once or twice a week, you will receive a box of fresh from the farm fruits & vegetables for a set period of time during the growing season.  Some shares even have local add-ons like cheese, milk, yogurt...Continue Reading!

DIY: Handmade Fire Starters

Philadelphia homes for sale Pretty Fire Starters in 15 Minutes for Your Wood Burning Fireplace Lots of homes in Philadelphia have fireplaces.  These fire starters are quick, easy, pretty AND they work. What You'll Need: Wicks Wax (I use Soy Wax) Dry Organic Material (dried flowers, pinecones etc.) Egg Carton (the papery kind) 1.   Fill your egg carton halfway with dried material. 2.  Melt your wax.  I place a mason jar half full of wax in a saucepan of water & bring it to a boil. 3.  Pour the wax over organic...Continue Reading!

Want to Live Right “On the Square”?

Philadelphia homes for sale condos around rittenhouse square:  which building is for you? Rittenhouse Square park is the darling of Philadelphia.  It stays busy season to season with people watching, a fabulous farmers market, art shows, festivals & is surrounded by some of the best shopping & dining in Philadelphia.  Whether you want to buy or rent click on the links below to learn more about the buildings, their amenities & see if anything is available! East Side of the Square 1706 Rittenhouse The Claridge Parc Rittenhouse The Barclay 250 Condominiums South...Continue Reading!

Philadelphia Flower Show Starts March 1st

Philadelphia homes for sale Beat the Winter Blues at the Most Beautiful Show in Town ARTiculture:  Where Art Meets Horticulture Consider the Flower Show the Philadelphia Horticultural Society piéce de résistance.  The employees of PHS work very hard year in & year out on important issues like food equality as well as greening, beautifying & educating the members of our city on the benefits of green spaces.   Support them & everything they stand for:  go to the Flower Show!  It's such a fun event. More Information Pennsylvania...Continue Reading!

Toll Bros. Offers Closing Cost Assistance at 410 Society Hill

Philadelphia homes for sale The Event Ends February 17th So Act Fast For 20K in Closing Cost Assistance 410 at Society Hill is Toll Brothers fabulous new construction development just off Headhouse Square in one of Philadelphia's most charming neighborhoods.  410 at Society Hill is a 55 unit boutique development with deluxe kitchen finishes, marble bathrooms, high ceilings, open floor plans, balconies, parking (some units have 2 car parking), 24 hour concierge, bike parking, an interior landscaped courtyard & a shared roof deck where you...Continue Reading!

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