Duplexes For Sale in Philadelphia

offset your mortgage by buying a duplex:  rent one unit &  live in the other

Buying a duplex is a great way to offset monthly mortgage costs  by being able to collect rent from one of the units.  An owner occupant, as opposed to an investor, can put less than 25% down in most cases as well as obtain the lower rates of a primary residence.  Search below for duplexes in Center City, Northern Liberties, Fishtown, Kensington, Temple University, Bella Vista, Queen Village, Pennsport, Passyunk Square, East Passyunk Crossing, Graduate Hospital, Point Breeze, University City, Manayunk, Roxborough, East Falls, Mount Airy & Chestnut Hill.  Create a custom search for all other properties here.

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Price Range: $119,000 to $1,100,000 Price Average: $516,706
Size Range: 1,095 to 4,478 Sq. Ft. Size Average: 2,196 Sq. Ft.
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Under Contract
Contingency
$ 650,000
863 N UBER STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19130
FAIRMOUNT
3 Bed / 3 Bath
1,118 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7234877
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 650,000
863 N UBER STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19130
FAIRMOUNT
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7234877
Multi
3
3
1,118 s.f.
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Looking for a blue chip Investment? You have to see this newly constructed duplex comprised of two expansive, separate Bi-level units in the bustling, highly appreciating Fairmount neighborhood! There is a one bedroom, one bathroom unit on the first floor and lower level with a huge fenced in rear yard, and all the bells and whistles. This unit should rent for $1,200.00 per month, with the owner incurring very little expenses. The second and third floor house a two bedroom, two bathroom apartment with a huge rear deck with city views. This unit should rent for $2,500.00 per month, and would also make a perfect owner occupied abode. Live in one unit, rent the second, and have a very small mortgage payment, sounds like a Great idea to me!! Both apartments are fully sprinklered, and boast exposed brick walls, ultra chefs eat in kitchens, including quartz counter tops, professional grade stainless steel appliances, and solid wood cabinets galore, and designer tiled bathrooms. There are also gleaming hard wood floors thruout, a handsome brick front and contemporary ceiling fans. Look at the pictures, this one is a no brainer. With a potential income of almost $4,000.00 per month, super low taxes and a walk score of 90, this multi unit with separate tax parcels is a Winner!! Schedule your appointment today!!
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 900,000
144 W THOMPSON STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19122
OLD KENSINGTON
5 Bed / 4 Bath
2,900 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7234095
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 900,000
144 W THOMPSON STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19122
OLD KENSINGTON
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7234095
Multi
5
4
2,900 s.f.
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Investor or owner occupy! This New Construction, 10 year tax abated Duplex with 5 car garage parking and 1 motorcycle/storage garage is a great opportunity either to rent the entire building out or live in one of the units and rent the other for passive income. The second floor unit is a 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom flat with a rear deck. The third and forth floor bi-level unit boasts 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 balconies and a huge roof deck with 360 degree views highlighting the skyline & the Ben Franklin Bridge. 5 garage stalls can accommodate a car and the 6th can be used for a motorcycle/scooter garage or simply storage. Total projected rent $5,675.00, Project rent break down: 2bed/1bath $1800, 3bed/3bath $2500, 5 garages $250 each, 1 motorcycle garage $125. Rendering is of this property, interior finish photos are of builders previous project.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 119,000
4137 PARRISH STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19104
UNIVERSITY CITY
4 Bed / 2 Bath
1,943 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7233759
Courtesy of Triamond Realty
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 119,000
4137 PARRISH STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19104
UNIVERSITY CITY
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7233759
Multi
4
2
1,943 s.f.
Courtesy of Triamond Realty
Large duplex, big three story building, updated kitchens and bathrooms. Near University City. Separated utilities, separated hot water tank and separated heating system. Fully occupied, long term tenants and below market rent. Very low property tax, high rate of return. First floor has one updated full bathroom, one spacious bedroom and one big living room, one kitchen, one laundry room with washer and dryer in the unit, access to backyard; 2nd and 3rd floor is a bi-level 3 bedroom apartment, 1 HUGE living-room, 3 nice size bedrooms, fully equipped updated kitchen and updated three piece full bathroom. This unit has also washer and dryer. A third electrical meter is installed last week. Owner can occupy one unit, rent out another. It has excellent cash-flow for investor. Next door 4141 Parrish is sold 255k. This duplex is on the up and coming area, blocks away from Microsoft school, the Fairmount Park, I-76. Close to University of Pennsylvania, Drexel university. 12 minutes to City Hall by trolley.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 725,000
1920 NAUDAIN STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19146
GRADUATE HOSPITAL
5 Bed / 2/2 Bath
1,680 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7231961
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 725,000
1920 NAUDAIN STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19146
GRADUATE HOSPITAL
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7231961
Multi
5
2/2
1,680 s.f.
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Street to Street Duplex (Naudain to Rodman) in historic Rittenhouse Square. This property features two buildings one fronting on Naudain and the other fronting on Rodman. Currently set up as a two parcel duplex but would work perfectly for a buyer interested in designing their own home that ran street to street with parking in the rear. Greenfield school district. Contact listing agent for additional details. Pictures are of Naudain St.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 278,500
4433 FLEMING STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19128
ROXBOROUGH
3 Bed / 2 Bath
1,433 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7232044
Courtesy of Elfant Wissahickon-Rittenhouse Square
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 278,500
4433 FLEMING STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19128
ROXBOROUGH
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7232044
Multi
3
2
1,433 s.f.
Courtesy of Elfant Wissahickon-Rittenhouse Square
PHILADELPHIA, ROXBOROUGH DUPLEX. A perfect opportunity for an owner occupied home. This Victorian style 2 unit home has charm and space and location. The first floor 1 bedroom unit has a large living room space highlighted with hardwood floors, high ceilings, a period tiled mantle and a stained glass window. The centrally located bedroom has an exposed brick wall. The eat in kitchen with washer and dryer leads to the large rear yard with flowering plantings and a patio. The first floor has access and use to the basement. The second floor 2 bedroom unit occupies the second and third floors. The period details continue throughout inclusive of stained glass windows in the living room and a built in Armour. This eat in kitchen also provides a washer and dryer. Both units share the large front porch filled with the light of the south west skies. 4433 is conveniently located near all the major highways, shopping and restaurant venues, Downtown Manayunk, and many surrounding parks. Gas and electric are separate to each unit. Owner pays full water. With a little TLC this will be a perfect home or investment. PLEAS CLICK ON THE CAMERA FOR A GUIDED TOUR
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 528,900
1521 TASKER STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19145
NEWBOLD
5 Bed / 4 Bath
2,600 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7231454
Courtesy of A Plus Realtors LLC
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 528,900
1521 TASKER STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19145
NEWBOLD
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7231454
Multi
5
4
2,600 s.f.
Courtesy of A Plus Realtors LLC
Completely rebhabbed from top to bottom. Great investment opportunity or perfect for owner to live in one unit and rent out other, or rent both out.Unit One- First floor and basement: 2 beds/1 full bath. Unit Two- 2nd and 3rd floor: 1 bed/1 full bath on 2rd floor, 2 master bedrooms on 3rd floor. This legally zoned duplex home features hardwood flooring on each bedroom, with their own closets, and ceiling fans, beautifully tiled bathroom with back slash,Granite countertop kitchen back-slashes,natural lighting brights up. all new plumbing & electrical, new stainless steel appliances, new roof,2 new HVAC systems and much much more. Separated meter for utilities.Walking distance to Broad Street for public transportation.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 650,000
2550 EMERALD STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19125
FISHTOWN
6 Bed / 6 Bath
0 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7229297
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Preferred-Center City
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 650,000
2550 EMERALD STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19125
FISHTOWN
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7229297
Multi
6
6
0 s.f.
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Preferred-Center City
Another new construction by one of the most reputable developers in the city. Corner Duplex 3 bedrooms 3 bath each. Great investment opportunity. Live in one unit and rent another one. Separate entrances. 1 bedroom 1 full bath on each floor. Beautiful reclaimed hard wood floors that continue throughout. The gorgeous kitchen boasts white shaker style cabinetry, perfectly paired quartz counters, and stainless appliance package. Step out to the rear patio, perfect for grilling and gardening. Capture amazing views from the panoramic roof deck from the each unit. Close to all the shopping, dining, and nightlife Fishtown has to offer, and only steps from the Market-Frankford line with just a 10 minute ride into center city. 10 Year Tax Abatement. Completion-End of September.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 159,900
939 N 43RD STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19104
MANTUA
5 Bed / 2 Bath
1,536 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7230845
Courtesy of BAE Realty and Investment Serv
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 159,900
939 N 43RD STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19104
MANTUA
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7230845
Multi
5
2
1,536 s.f.
Courtesy of BAE Realty and Investment Serv
Duplex in an up and coming part of West Philly. First floor unit needs full cosmetic rehab. 2nd floor unit has had some recent upgrades but also needs some TLC. Great for an investor or owner occupant. This is an assignment transaction.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 599,000
2031 E HUNTINGDON STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19125
KENSINGTON
2 Bed / 1/1 Bath
2,502 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7227872
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 599,000
2031 E HUNTINGDON STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19125
KENSINGTON
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7227872
Multi
2
1/1
2,502 s.f.
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
3 story corner commercial store front with a bilevel 2 bedroom 1.5 baths apartment on top. Great location, busy corner with lots of new construction around. Solid property. Commercial Duplex. 1st floor - convenient store / food take out. 2nd and 3rd floor - bilevel, 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 299,000
616 N 33RD STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19104
POWELTON VILLAGE
4 Bed / 3 Bath
1,664 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7227482
Courtesy of Philadelphia Realty Exchange
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 299,000
616 N 33RD STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19104
POWELTON VILLAGE
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7227482
Multi
4
3
1,664 s.f.
Courtesy of Philadelphia Realty Exchange
Well maintained fully occupied duplex just a few blocks away from Drexel University. First floor unit is a 1 bed 1 bath with laundry in the unit and fenced in yard. Second floor unit has 3 bed 2 baths with new w/w carpet and in unit washer / dryer.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 265,000
35 E MEEHAN AVENUE
Philadelphia, PA 19119
MT AIRY (EAST)
6 Bed / 3 Bath
1,954 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7227303
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Conshohocken
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 265,000
35 E MEEHAN AVENUE | Philadelphia, PA 19119
MT AIRY (EAST)
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7227303
Multi
6
3
1,954 s.f.
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Conshohocken
Fantastic Investment Opportunity - Currently fully rented. First Floor(Currently Rented for 800/mo) is 1 Bedroom and 1 Bathroom. Also contains an eat-in kitchen with center island and dining nook. First floor apartment also contains laundry room, mud room with access to back yard, and den. Second floor contains 4 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom and the ability to easily add a second half bath. Third floor contains 1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, living room, and kitchen. Property is currently zoned RSA - 5 with a current variance to use a duplex. Very easy to convert second and third floor into one large 5 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom unit.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 369,900
104 DIAMOND STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19122
KENSINGTON
3 Bed / 3 Bath
1,719 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7226473
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 369,900
104 DIAMOND STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19122
KENSINGTON
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7226473
Multi
3
3
1,719 s.f.
Courtesy of Weichert Realtors
Amazing Norris Square Duplex! Ideal for Owner occupants and Investors!! This building features 2 gorgeous residential units, one a Bi level 2 bed 2 bath and the other a 1 bed 1 bath flat. Enter the owner occupied Bi Level apartment through the front door staircase and ascend to a beautiful open living room/dining area perfect for entertaining. Washer/Dryer located on the main floor of the apartment, adjacent to the living area is the first bedroom and bath. Then up a 2nd set of stairs is the master suite with full bath and walk in closet. On the first floor of the building you have the 1 bed 1 bath unit that runs the length of the property. Each unit has hardwood floors throughout.The first floor unit is currently tenant occupied and tenant is interested in renewing lease
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 275,000
2335 S 18TH STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19145
NEWBOLD
3 Bed / 2 Bath
1,540 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7225736
Courtesy of Keller Williams Philly
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 275,000
2335 S 18TH STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19145
NEWBOLD
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7225736
Multi
3
2
1,540 s.f.
Courtesy of Keller Williams Philly
Attention Investors - this South Philly duplex has renters in place! First floor unit has one bedroom and one full bath, with access to the basement and yard. Second floor unit is a 2 bedroom with 1 full bath and was recently remodeled with new cabinets, appliances, and flooring. Units have separate utilities. Minutes from center city, public transportation, stadiums, shopping, and restaurants. Schedule your showing today!
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 599,000
232 BROWN STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19123
NORTHERN LIBERTIES
4 Bed / 2/2 Bath
2,280 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7221743
Courtesy of Philadelphia Realty Exchange
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 599,000
232 BROWN STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19123
NORTHERN LIBERTIES
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7221743
Multi
4
2/2
2,280 s.f.
Courtesy of Philadelphia Realty Exchange
Great fully occupied duplex in Northern liberties. First floor unit has hardwood floors throughout with open floor plan for living room and kitchen and half bath. Unit has stackable washer and dryer on second floor where the bedrooms and main bathroom is located. Large fenced in backyard is a huge plus for this unit. The second floor unit also has washer and dryer with a nice sized open kitchen and living room. The living room and bedrooms are carpeted. This unit has a deck off the back with a great view of the city. Both units have central air, washer / dryer, and dishwasher.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 488,000
319 QUEEN STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19147
QUEEN VILLAGE
3 Bed / 2 Bath
1,160 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7222049
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 488,000
319 QUEEN STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19147
QUEEN VILLAGE
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7222049
Multi
3
2
1,160 s.f.
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
Spacious Duplex on lush tree-lined quintessential Queen Village street. Classic brick fronted facade with dormer third story is in an ideal location in the heart of the neighborhood - just off of Fourth Street - historic Fabric Row with burgeoning upstart local retailers, and is convenient to Washington Avenue, Columbus Boulevard, South Street/Headhouse Sq and Society Hill. The property consists of two large bi-level units, a 1BR, 1 bath and a 2BR, 1 & 1/4 bath, each with in-unit stacked laundry. The building is layered in history and overlapping architectural styles. There are three original fireplaces with various mantles in Pennsylvania marble, carved wood, and classic red brick. The flooring is a pastiche of carpeting, oak parquet, round ceramic tiles, and linoleum. There's even a Belgian block staircase leading to the bricked back yard. Ideal as an investment property, easily rentable, could be owner occupied with an apartment to offset your mortgage - or convert back to a big single family home, has many possibilities! Steps from Hungry Pigeon, Moon & Arrow, Brickbat Books, Wakeup Yoga & Essene Organic Market and in the coveted Meredith School Catchment - the possibilities are endless at 319 Queen Street!
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 319,900
323 FOUNTAIN STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19128
ROXBOROUGH
4 Bed / 2 Bath
2,400 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7218963
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Blue Bell
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 319,900
323 FOUNTAIN STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19128
ROXBOROUGH
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7218963
Multi
4
2
2,400 s.f.
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Blue Bell
Rare find, Duplex with parking. First floor 1 bedroom unit and 3 bedroom bilevel unit. The property boasts a spacious backyard, perfect for grilling and general relaxation. Outdoor concerts and fairs are a short walk away at Gorgas Park, track and tennis courts. Off street parking accessed from driveway at 325 . The bi- level unit had a large MBR is on the main floor (17x15) while the other 2 bedrooms and bathroom (11x13, 10x13) are on the upper floor. The main floor also features a very large eat-in kitchen, utility closet for the washer and dryer and storage, and a spacious living room, There is also a 13' foyer Porch offers good area for storing bicycles and other outdoor effects. Lots of large windows offer good natural light in all rooms. First floor unit consists of 1 bedroom, living room, large eat in kitchen, bathroom and laundry. Property is updated and in a desirable location. Convenient to major roads, colleges and universities , Gorgas and Fairmount Park, transportation , shopping and Manayunk. Note 1 st floor rent includes water.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 659,000
973 N LEITHGOW STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19123
NORTHERN LIBERTIES
4 Bed / 2 Bath
2,588 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7219539
Courtesy of Realty Mark Cityscape
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 659,000
973 N LEITHGOW STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19123
NORTHERN LIBERTIES
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7219539
Multi
4
2
2,588 s.f.
Courtesy of Realty Mark Cityscape
One of a kind duplex located on a huge consolidated lot in Northern Liberties. Property sits on a 20x119 lot which was formerly two lots. 1026 N 4th was consolidated but could be split back to create a separate 20ft wide lot on 4th St. The existing property is an artist renovated legal duplex. Two units with flexible space that have been used as both 1 and 2 bedrooms. Currently rented for total of $3400 a month which would be under market value. Back unit has access to a huge 50 ft deep artist designed garden with electricity and running water. Lots of creative options for this unique property.
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 550,000
401 S 17TH STREET
Philadelphia, PA 19146
RITTENHOUSE SQUARE
2 Bed / 1/1 Bath
1,095 Sq. Ft.
Property Type: Multi
MLS® #: 7218083
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
Under Contract
Contingency
$ 550,000
401 S 17TH STREET | Philadelphia, PA 19146
RITTENHOUSE SQUARE
MLS® #
Property Type
Beds
Baths
Square Ft
7218083
Multi
2
1/1
1,095 s.f.
Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
Exciting opportunity to own a corner-storefront duplex in Rittenhouse Square. Property has endless potential. On the first floor is an occupied store with ample storage in the huge basement and high ceilings, with one bathroom. Entrance on Pine street and fantastic light. The 2nd-floor unit is a 2 bedroom, 1 full bathroom with separate entrance on 17th Street. It has wonderful skyline views, currently occupied until August 1st. Transform this wonderful property into a single family home, or keep it as a duplex.
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