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SEPTA Key Discounts You Didn’t Know About

In 2019 SEPTA continues to roll out their SEPTA Key program and it is soon expected to extend to all zones of regional rail travel. More importantly, however, SEPTA is also partnering with a wide variety of businesses all across Philly, that are offering great discounts for SEPTA Key users. Here’s some you might not...CONTINUE READING
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Just Listed: New Commercial Property at 1700 Fairmount Ave!

Curious about your home’s worth? Evaluate your Philadelphia property using our free, proven home evaluation tool HERE. Read more about the history of this bar, which was one frequented by famed author Charles Bukowski. Please note that the Building and Business is selling for $900,000 and all 5 licenses are an additional $300,000 and must be...CONTINUE READING

Atacan Group Owner Spotlight: Antonio Atacan

Antonio Atacan is an award-winning Real Estate Broker, the founder of Philadelphia’s Top-Producing Sales Team The Atacan Group and the Owner of one of the largest and most progressive real estate brokerages in Pennsylvania, Keller Williams Realty Center City. When he realized he could no longer sufficiently service his clients alone he founded the Atacan Group....CONTINUE READING

RiverRink Winterfest Returns Black Friday

Public Debut November 28th, right after Thanksgiving!  Photo Credit: DRWC — When?  Friday, Nov. 28th – Sunday March 1st. Open 7 days a week, including holidays! Where?  Penn’s Landing 101 S. Columbus Blvd. Old City / South Philly Cost?  GA: Free!  Skating: $3 Skate rentals: $10 Food + retail: a la carte Featuring – Blue Cross RiverRink –...CONTINUE READING

Night Market Closes 2014 Season in Chinatown

The Food Trust Concludes 2014 Season with Night Market Chinatown. Philadelphia’s Favorite Street Food Festival Photo Credit: Elianna Lev, Inside Vancouver — When?  Thursday, October 2nd 7PM – 11PM Where? 10th & Race Streets Chinatown How?  The Food Trust recommends Public Transit PATCO: 8th & Market The EL: 8th & Market, 11th & Market Bus: 23, 48,...CONTINUE READING

Free Homebuyers Seminar this Thursday

When?  Thursday June 5th 6 – 7:30 pm Where?  “The Point” 831 N 19th St. Art Museum Area For first time, second purchase & investment purchase homebuyers. Q&A session to conclude seminar, during final half hour. Hosted by Danielle Lawless & Adam Atacan.  — This is brought to you by Philadelphia Real Estate Blog. To view...CONTINUE READING

Don’t Miss the Final “Awesome Fest” Event this Friday

Philly’s pop-up drive-in theater concludes this weekend Rewind to early October, we previewed a unique event series (sponsored by Enterprise CarShare) celebrating the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theater. This past month, the “Awesome Fest” has tastefully fused retro with contemporary, by successfully hosting Center City Philadelphia‘s 1st ever drive-in at Eakins Oval on...CONTINUE READING

Event Preview : Night Market Chinatown

Tonight, Thursday Oct. 3rd : The Food Trust presents the final “Night Market” of the 2013 season ! When : 7pm – 11pm Where : Chinatown [10th & Race] Who : Over 60 of Philadelphia’s best food trucks, restaurants & cafes are set to host booths, & serve up an immense variety of delicacies! Entertainment...CONTINUE READING

Celebreate Capriccio’s 5th Anniversary at Cret Park

Today [Wednesday Sept. 25th] join Capriccio Cafe & Espresso Bar, to celebrate their 5th anniversary. Head over to Cret Park [16th & the Parkway] at 11am today, for a slew of festivities we’ll breakdown below. Want to send out sincere congratulations to Capriccio on 5 years of local success, and big thanks to Center City...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Magazine Celebrates 40 Years of “Best of Philly”

Philadelphia Magazine celebrates their 40th anniversary of “Best of Philly” all month. Starting last week, former winners began hosting various events and promotions throughout the greater Philadelphia area. The anniversary culminates Tuesday August 20th with the “Best of Philly Bash at the Philadelphia Museum of Art,” open to the public for the first time in...CONTINUE READING

Pop-Up Park Coming to Benjamin Franklin Parkway!

That’s right folks another new and exciting park is coming to downtown Philadelphia. Named “The Oval”, this eight acres of public space located at the base of the Parkway is going to make for another great area for Philadelphins to enjoy the summer sunshine. The City of Philadelphia teamed up with Fairmount Park Conservancy and...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia’s Independence Eve & July 4th Festivities

Happy Independence Eve! We’ve got all the details on tonight & tomorrow’s citywide festivities coming up. Hope everyone enjoys their respective July 4th celebrations. Check back Friday, for complete coverage of this weekend’s “Taste of Philadelphia” Festival, sponsored by Wawa. Wednesday July 3rd: The City – The Piazza at Schmidt’s [Northern Liberties, Philadelphia] Daylong festival...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Orchestra & Fireworks Tonight at Penn’s Landing … Free!

This morning, we highlighted Wawa’s “Hoagie Day” event at Independence Visitor’s Center in Old City. We continue our coverage of “Welcome America,” Philadelphia’s week of July 4th festivities, with tonight at Penn’s Landing. Starting at 8 pm head to the “Great Plaza” Riverside Stage, and enjoy an evening of free music from the Philadelphia Orchestra....CONTINUE READING

Wawa Hoagie Day!

Today, Tuesday July 2nd, marks the 21st annual “Wawa Hoagie Day,” celebrated each year at Independence Visitor Center. Head over to Market Street [between 5th & 6th] between 12 pm & 2 pm today to enjoy. Philadelphia Weekly reports 4.5 tons [9000 lbs] of hoagies will be on-site! In addition, 5,000 hoagies will be sent...CONTINUE READING

Center City Sips Season!

It’s not Thursday, but whose thirsty? Center City Sips is 2 weeks in, and bigger than ever! In case you missed it, [Center City] Sips kicked off June 5th, featuring citywide food & beverage specials every Wednesday [5-7 pm] all summer long. Sips’ standard deal incorporates “$5 cocktails, $4 wine, $3 beer & half-priced apps”...CONTINUE READING

Philly’s Fun Food Trucks

The Food Truck phenomenon does not seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Philadelphia actually has quite the expansive food truck industry and we aren’t talking hot dogs here. Philly has trucks dedicated strictly to Tots, Mac n Cheese, and cupcakes so you will never go hungry. We’ve rounded up some of the must try...CONTINUE READING

National Open House Weekend April 20 & 21, 2013!

The Philadelphia area as well as many places throughout the United States will be contributing to this years national weekend of Open Houses. Falling on the 21st and 22nd of April this year gives many potential home buyers the opportunity to come in first hand and really see what kind of homes are on the...CONTINUE READING

Cella Luxuria Furniture & Accessories Opens on Chestnut St.

Philadelphia City dwellers get to experience all the great food, shopping and nightlife that living in an urban area has to offer but we sometimes skimp on space especially compared to our suburban friends.  Maximizing our home’s space is a constant struggle and sometime spending hours piecing together IKEA furniture can be torture.  Well have...CONTINUE READING

Honey’s Sit ‘n Eat Opens in Graduate Hospital

The weekend weather was incredible for early March and made losing an hour for daylight savings time much more bearable.  The spring like temps had the Philadelphia area bustling and the crowds of people were gathered at the new Honey’s Sit ‘n Eat on 21st and South Street.  The doors to this diner/brunchery opened two...CONTINUE READING