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Signs of Spring: Seeking Cherry Blossoms

Philadelphia homes for sale peak bloom time forecast: april 18th-23rd One of the many reasons I love Philly so much! Have you ever noticed, in April, how many cherry blossom trees we have here in Philadelphia? In 1926, as a sign of friendship, the Japanese government gifted Philadelphia 1,600 flowering trees to celebrate our 150th year of independence. In 1998, The Japan America Society of America planted 1,000 more over a 10 year period. Every year Philadelphia celebrates with the Cherry Blossom Festival hosted by Subaru with free events...Continue Reading!

Trend Tuesday: Tile Gone Wild

Philadelphia homes for sale the eclectic look under foot Give your kitchen, bathroom, entryway, mudroom or basement a makeover with mosaic tiles in geometric patterns, bright color or monochromatic black & white. We could call it a trend but I'm not sure any of these looks will ever go out of style. Bright, bold & oh so beautiful. Eclectic Powder Room by Malibu Interior Designers & Decorators BGDB Interior Design Eclectic Bathroom by Springfield Interior Designers & Decorators Nathan Taylor for Obelisk Home Eclectic Kitchen by Calabasas Interior Designers &...Continue Reading!

Fairmount Estates: 105 Fairmount Complete

Philadelphia homes for sale open houses for the next 3 weeks...dates below We love the Fairmount Estates development at Front & Fairmount. They have awesome open floor plans, garage parking, a great entryway designed to keep you super organized, an awesome roof deck with amazing views & a huge master suite complete with a wet bar to make roof deck entertaining super easy. 105 fairmount open house dates: 4/12/2015 from 1:00-3:00 4/19/2015 from 12:00-1:30 4/26/2015 from 12:30 - 2:30 105 fairmount street details: $600,000 $500 annual tax amount (estimate) 2,000 square feet 3 bedrooms/2 full...Continue Reading!

How to Get Free Street Trees from PHS

Philadelphia homes for sale tree lined blocks are the best! Follow the steps below. If your home is eligible & you have an active PHS Tree Tenders group planning a group planting this fall you may just have a brand new baby tree outside your home come November 14th. Applications are due by May 3rd! 1. check your sites eligibility See "is your home eligible" below. 2. find your neighborhood tree tender group Click here to find your neighborhood on the PHS Tree Tender Group map. Reach out to the...Continue Reading!

Bright & Breezy in Chestnut Hill

Philadelphia homes for sale classic center hall stone colonial twin There is just too much to love about this home in Chestnut Hill. From the welcoming front to the fabulous kitchen to the architectural details galore to the huge back patio I kind of want to just move myself in. 112 w. springfield ave. details: $599,000 5 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms & 1 half bathroom 2,841 square feet $5,798 annual taxes [gallery ids="9850,9851,9852,9853,9854,9855,9856,9857,9858,9859,9860,9861,9862,9864,9865,9866,9867,9868,9869,9870,9871,9872,9873,9874"] search more homes in chestnut hill: [DispletListing listings="yes" price_navigation_prices="500,750,1000" minListPrice="350" maxListPrice="5000" zip="19118" property_type="Detached,Other,Rowtownhouse,SemiDetached"]Continue Reading!

Seller Tip: Open House Precautions

Philadelphia homes for sale protect your privacy & belongings during open houses In Philly, come April, the market is in full swing & the buyers are out in droves so we tend to host a lot of Open Houses. Spring Open Houses can get really busy which is why we always encourage our clients to take the following precautions before we host an Open House at their property. 1. put away valuables Hide anything of value that can easily fit in a pocket. This means jewelry, small...Continue Reading!

Lovely Home on Aspen Street

Philadelphia homes for sale one of philly's loveliest blocks We love when the home is as lovely as the block. Aspen Street in the Art Museum does not's one of our favorites. This home is just as sweet as the block it sits on. The details are Victorian yet the vibe inside is fresh & not at all stuffy. 2536 aspen street details: $679,000 1,850 square feet $5,907 annual taxes 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms & 1 half bathroom Vestibule entryway Central air Large roof deck & back patio [gallery ids="9805,9806,9807,9808,9809,9810,9811,9812,9813,9814,9815,9816,9817,9819,9820"] check out more homes for...Continue Reading!

Open House at Fairmount Estates

101 fairmount avenue -- open house -- saturday march 21st from 2:00 - 3:00 jamie quinn wants you to win a $50.00 gift card to sampan! Sign in & register to win a gift card to Sampan while you check out this fabulous development in Northern Liberties! Open floor plan, tons of natural light, gorgeous white kitchens, full finished basements, garage parking, master suites & wet bars in the pilot house to the roof deck...these homes are an entertainers dream. Three addresses available...Continue Reading!

Price Reductions: 4068 & 4070 Manayunk Avenue

big price reduction for these new construction homes! These homes are spacious & filled to the brim with luxurious details. With a deck off every level & a roof deck there is no shortage of outdoor space. A garage spot makes it easy to park when you get home. 10 year tax abatement. 4070 manayunk avenue reduced to $489,000 4068 manayunk ave reduced to $450,000 [gallery ids="9675,9652,9647,9651,9654,9650,9648,9649,9661,9656,9655,9665,9658,9657,9662,9668,9664,9663,9671,9653,9673"]Continue Reading!

Great Two Bedroom Apartment for Rent in Old City

Philadelphia homes for sale 116 arch street #5 philadelphia pa 19106 $1,995/month 1,469 square feet June 1st move in 2 bedrooms & 1 bathroom Bi level unit Great location Shared roof deck Tenant responsible for gas & electric First, last & security due upon signing of lease 1 year lease term minimum   schedule a showing: Continue Reading!