Chestnut Hill Chiller

Philadelphia homes for sale For our last Fab Listing of October, we're finishing our "hauntingly beautiful" trend with this amazing listing in Chestnut Hill. Currently being used as a main residence and two apartments, this home is well maintained with incredible details. We can't get enough of the wood beams, numerous built-ins, unique stairwell and classic design.  The bi-level apartment is what attracted us to this property.  Elegant yet eerie, this part of the property features a grand cathedral ceiling, floor to ceiling window...Continue Reading!

Fall Outside of Philly

Philadelphia homes for sale Like most cities, living in Philadelphia has tons of perks: being able to walk everywhere or hop on the subway, surrounded by restaurants & shops and constantly finding new things to do & new places to visit. But every now and then comes the urge to leave the chaotic streets of the city behind and escape to the quiet, serene towns just outside of Philadelphia. These small towns are great for an impromptu day trip whether you live in Center...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!

Curio: A Curated Collection of Curiosities in Chestnut Hill

Philadelphia homes for sale I love spending an afternoon in Chestnut Hill. It's like heading out to the country without leaving the city. On my last visit I found myself in Curio & was delighted by the collection of carefully selected pieces. While I love to hunt it's nice to get your vintage fix without having to paw through piles of junk to find the diamond in the rough. Curio - any unusual article, object of art, etc., valued as a curiosity. Check out what I found & keep this...Continue Reading!

Picture Perfect Colonial in Chestnut Hill

Philadelphia homes for sale get ready for some crazy curb appeal in this historic philly neighborhood Chestnut Hill never disappoints when it comes to the quintessentially Philadelphia center hall stone colonial. This home on idyllic Saint Martins Lane is no exception. From the circular driveway to the slate roof to the uber welcoming portico ensconced front porch entry way & an interior chock full with swoon worthy Old World style architectural details my bet is potential home buyers will fall in love. The best part's been...Continue Reading!

Philly’s Dream Homes: The Pool Edition

these fine homes come complete with spectacular grounds & a swimming pool Summer is officially here! These long days have this city girl dreaming of after work dips in her very own pool. I dream of midnight clothing optional swims under the moonlight. I want to host big poolside parties with my friends & family. One day this wish may come true, but for now, a girl can dream. My real estate dreams start in Trend & if they require ample space my automatic...Continue Reading!

Estate Edition: Gardens, Grounds & Grandeur in Chestnut Hill

Philadelphia homes for sale i heart you hartwell lane Way back in time before they went "down the shore", Chestnut Hill is where Philadelphia's upper crust spent their summers.   With this tony history it's no wonder that Chestnut Hill has consistently been one of the most affluent sections of Philadelphia.  In the 19th & the 20th century many prominent Philadelphia architects were commissioned to design homes for the city's elite.  Thanks to them Chestnut Hill is rife with some serious architectural gems.  I spend...Continue Reading!

2013 Year End Residential Market Stats for Chestnut Hill, Mount Airy, Manayunk, Roxborough & East Falls

Philadelphia homes for sale These Are Philly's Northwestern Neighborhoods Covering the Zip Codes of 19118, 19119, 19127, 19128 & 19129 Want to know how many homes sold in 2013?  Are you curious what the price point was for the majority of the homes sold?  Do you want to know how many days they were on the market?  How about what kind of financing buyers used to purchase?  Well, we were too, so we compiled the data & tried to make it easy to understand.  If...Continue Reading!