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Top-5 Philadelphia Homes For Around $500K With 2,000 Square Feet

Recently, one of our agents was assisting a client searching for their Philadelphia dream home with a specific set of needs in mind. It’s one of the best plans anyone can have in their search because when buying a home, we should all aspire to have exactly what we want or even something close to...CONTINUE READING

Best Eats in Philly: Zagat Releases 2014 Rankings

— Best in the City Vedge, Washington Sq. West Vernick Food & Drink, Rittenhouse Sq. Morimoto, Washington Sq. West Bibou, Bella Vista (BYOB) Zahav, Society Hill Best Presentation Talula’s Garden, Washington Sq. West Morimoto, Wash. Sq. West Fountain Restaurant, Logan Sq. Buddakan, Old City Lacroix, Rittenhouse Sq. Best Service Fountain, Logan Square Laurel, East Passyunk...CONTINUE READING

5 Hottest Neighborhoods of 2014

Redfin & Curbed Philly recently reported on the five hottest neighborhoods this year, in the greater Philadelphia region, based on sales data, population increases & local trends during the second half of 2013. The selections are definitely interesting, most notably because they favor suburban neighborhoods at a time when millennials lead current urbanization hikes. Check out the results & let us know...CONTINUE READING

Holiday Season Parking Exceptions

PPA will not enforce expired meters on Saturdays between Thanksgiving & New Years. Further details below. In an effort to promote holiday season tourism & city consumption, the Philadelphia Parking Authority is working with Mayor Michael Nutter & city officials to provide further leeway regarding weekend parking in Philadelphia. On November 30th, PPA Executive Director...CONTINUE READING

Halloween Events Around Philly

Happy [early] Halloween Philly! Among other aspects, we happen to live in an extremely festive city when it comes to Halloween celebrations. Zillow consistently lists Philadelphia amongst their top family-friendly trick-or-treating cities. Event hosts, such as the Eastern State Penitentiary & Fright Factory, boast respective Travel Channel features & nationwide recognition. Below, we’ll highlight several...CONTINUE READING

Philly’s House Flipping Increase + Presentation Strategies

During the “real estate boom” a few years ago, home flipping became a very desirable medium for investments. However, for one reason or another, this did not take off in & around Philadelphia, at the same rate as other urban areas. Prior to the aforementioned “boom,” Northeast Philly saw a very high volume of flips,...CONTINUE READING

South Philly’s Top 5 Hoagie Shops!

Whether you’re moving to the area, or born & raised in Philadelphia, we all love a great sandwich. Make your way down to South Philadelphia, to what we believe are the Top 5 places to find that ultimate Hoagie! 1. Sarcone’s Deli Philly’s Premier Gourmet Deli – “The Finest Meats on the Best Bread !”...CONTINUE READING

New Listings & Price Improvements in South Philadelphia!

New Listing #1: 1832 S. 12th St. Philadelphia PA, 19148 Spacious 3-Story townhouse, updated top-to-bottom just 2 years ago! Neighborhood: Passyunk Square Listing Agent: Aaron Byles Highlights: 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms. Hardwood flooring throughout first floor. Kitchen features custom cabinetry, granite counter tops, and stainless steal appliances. Large patio area, just off kitchen, perfect for...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
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Spring Festivals in Philly

  The weather is breaking and your calendar is starting to fill up with weekend plans for the spring and summer months.  Save some room because Philly has some of the best festivals scheduled for April, May and June.  Check out UWISHUNU for the full rundown of all the festivals in chronological order.  Whether you...CONTINUE READING

Top 5 Must Try Sushi Restaurants in Philly

The trendy sushi craze that was sweeping across the US a few years ago is still running strong, especially in the Philadelphia scene. Now you can find sushi almost anywhere in the area, from the abundance of restaurants to fresh sushi at your local grocery store. Sushi has evolved into its own style and people...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Real Estate Open Houses- Saturday & Sunday, October 27th/28th

Come check out 3 Spectacular Open Houses: Saturday, October 27, 2012: 729 Sears St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $359,900 – Passyunk Square – 1:00-3:00 PM Sunday, October 28, 2012: 122-124 Chestnut St. 300 Philadelphia, PA 19103 – $259,900 –Old City– 12:00-4:00PM 411 S. 9th St. #3F Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $199,900 –Washington Square -11:00AM-2:00PM This...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Real Estate Open Houses- Sunday, October 21st

This Sunday October 21st, come check out two incredible  Philadelphia open houses: 729 Sears St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $359,900 – Passyunk Square – 1:30-3:00PM 122-124 Chestnut St. 300 Philadelphia, PA 19103 – $259,900 – Old City– 1:00-3:00PM This is brought to you by Philadelphia Real Estate Blog To view every Philadelphia Real Estate Listing, including Philadelphia Condos visitwww.CenterCityRealEstate.com

Where to buy Philadelphia Real Estate in 2013–Newbold and Point Breeze #2

South Philadelphia has always been a hot spot for aspiring home owners. But for the savvy house shopper, some Philly neighborhoods offer better deals than others. Newbold/Point Breeze is the one to watch and since the Artists, Entrepreneurs and Developers are already there and the buzz is everywhere. This neighborhood features amazing Philadelphia real estate...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Real Estate Open Houses- Sunday, October 14th

Come check out the following Philadelphia Real Estate Open Houses this Sunday, October 14th: 729 Sears St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $359,900 – Passyunk Square – 1:30-3:00PM 2834 Cambridge St. Philadelphia, PA 19130 – $219,900 – Art Museum Area –1:00-3:00PM 912 Kimball St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – 379,000 – Bella Vista – 12:00-2:00PM 122-124 Chestnut...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Real Estate Open Houses – Sunday, September 23

Come check out the following Philadelphia Real Estate Open Houses this  Sunday, September 23: 729 Sears St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $359,900 – Passyunk Square – 2-4pm 912 Kimball St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $379,000 – Bella Vista –12-3pm 1424 S. Orianna St. Philadelphia, PA 19147 – $169,900 – Pennsport – 12-2pm 122-124 Chestnut St. 300 Philadelphia, PA 19103 – $259,900 – Old...CONTINUE READING