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Noah Ostroff & Associates Join KW Center City

— Ostroff leads a 13-member team that sold over 200 units, and more than $86 million in 2013. As top performers in the Philadelphia real estate market – The Philly Living Team has aligned with Keller Williams Center City to support the growth of its agents. Please join us in welcoming Noah Ostroff & his Philly Living Team...CONTINUE READING

Rare South Philadelphia Area Buyer Opportunity

Newly Listed : 2723 S Smedley St | Philadelphia, PA 19145 Elaborate South Philadelphia Townhome ; Open layout with custom upgrades throughout. Listing Agent : Aaron Byles Debut Open House : Sunday June 1st, 1 – 3pm. 3 beds / 2 full baths. Custom trim work, hardwood floors & recessed lights throughout. Eat-in kitchen features...CONTINUE READING

Center City Sips Seasonal Debut

After a wildly popular summer 2013 series ; thrilled to have Center City Sips returning to Philadelphia.   — Center City Sips | Summer 2014 When? Every Wednesday, 5 – 7 pm June 4 – August 27 Where? Center City, Philadelphia Full list of Participating locations (via Center City District). Specials $3 beers $4 wine $5 cocktails Half...CONTINUE READING

Mother’s Day Weekend Open House Tours

Open House # 1 : 2035 Carpenter St | Philadelphia, PA 19146 [Newly Listed] * Newly Listed & Beautifully Renovated Townhome in Graduate Hospital. Date / Time : Sunday May 11th, 1 – 4 pm Listing Agent : Stephanie Slapin On-Site : Michael Caven 3 beds / 2.5 baths. Hardwood floors & recessed lighting throughout....CONTINUE READING

This Weekend’s New Listings & Open Houses Highlight the Art Museum Area

New listings & featured open houses highlight the Fairmount & Art Museum area this Saturday & Sunday (May 3 – 4th). Full details below, have a great weekend Philly ! — Open House # 1 : 2107 Mt. Vernon St | Philadelphia, PA 19130 Newly Listed Victorian Townhome in the Art Museum Area. Date / Time : Saturday...CONTINUE READING

5 Reasons Your Home Hasn’t Sold

Selling your home is a commitment, not a whim. The following examines particular efforts that can elevate your home’s value. If ignored, expect below market offers, asking price reductions, extended time on market, or worst of all, not sell at all. Photographers & Agents are two of your strongest allies in this challenging relocation process....CONTINUE READING

Spring Listings & Open House Tours (Sunday 4/27)

Open House # 1 : 503 1/2 Fitzwater St | Philadelphia, PA 19147 $9K Price Improvement on Classic, Red Brick Townhouse in Queen Village. Date / Time : Sunday April 27th, 12 – 2 pm Listing Agent : Stephanie Slapin 3 beds / 2 full baths. Within Meredith School catchment. Open floor plan on 1st...CONTINUE READING

Easter Sunday Open Houses (4/20)

On behalf of The Atacan Group / KW Center City Realty, we’d like to wish a very happy Easter & Passover to all those observing this weekend ! Two public showings this Sunday (April 20th) in Society Hill & Graduate Hospital neighborhoods of South Philadelphia. Drop on by ! — Open House # 1 :...CONTINUE READING

Night Market Dates Revealed (Updated)

The wildly successful event series returns to various pockets of urban Philadelphia throughout this summer. Night Market preps to revisit 2 of last year’s locations, along with 2 debuts in new neighborhoods as well (4 events total, spanning May through October). For those unfamiliar with Night Market, brought to you by The Food Trust, the...CONTINUE READING

Featured Open House Tours (Sun. April 13th)

Highlighting new listings & open house showings this weekend throughout Philadelphia. Featured areas include Society Hill, Queen Village, Graduate Hospital & Northern Liberties. — Open House # 1 : 206 Gaskill St | Philadelphia, PA 19147 Luxury Townhome in the Heart of Society Hill, Newly Listed ! Date / Time : Sunday April 13th, 12...CONTINUE READING

Philly’s 2nd Snowiest Winter Ever

This morning’s snowfall, calculated at been an unexpected back & forth between inclement weather & seemingly spring direction. Snowfall totals remain second to the 2009-10 winter season, a final sum of 78.7 inches. Think it’s safe to say that Philly collectively hopes we’re headed towards sunnier skies at this point. Stay warm ! – Resources...CONTINUE READING

5 Newly Constructed Properties in Northern Liberties

It’s no secret that Northern Liberties presents one of Philadelphia’s brightest emerging areas. Development has played a crucial role in this process. This week, we return to the Northern Liberties area, to examine five newly constructed condos & townhomes. — Unit #1 : 233 Poplar St #A | Philadelphia, PA 19123 Pre-Construction, Bi-Level Condo Unit....CONTINUE READING

Spring Preview | 7 Center City Homes with Outdoor Gardens

Tough to even fathom the concept of spring (considering the record breaking inclement weather this winter in Philadelphia); however, we’re less than a month away ! Let’s look forward to what’s ahead, in this soon to be bright city of Philadelphia. 7 Center City Homes with Outdoor Garden access, dispersed throughout Philadelphia’s Old City, Rittenhouse...CONTINUE READING

Global Music Icon Embraces Collegiate Roots this Spring (Updated)

9-time Grammy winner returns to local alma mater this spring 2014. — Updated (5/21) – Watch John Legend’s moving speech from UPenn graduation [in full] below, via philly.com — Global singer & songwriter, Mr. John Legend (class of 1999), will deliver this year’s commencement speech for uPenn Class of 2014. The esteemed University will present...CONTINUE READING
Category:Events

Pennsylvania Top High Schools (2014)

The Philadelphia Business Journal recently highlighted the top 50 schools in Pennsylvania. We’re proud to share that not one, but two, Philadelphia based institutions that charted at #28 … and #1 (!), respectively. * Rankings were strictly based on average SAT scores, & calculated by the Philadelphia Business Journal. — # 28 | Central High...CONTINUE READING

Comcast & Time Warner Complete Merger

Reported by Philly.com, Thursday February the 13th. As discussed & rumored over the past several weeks, Comcast & Time Warner announced today that two massive companies will merge into a cable TV conglomerate. Comcast will control “the combined entity” in an “all-stock transaction valued at $45.2 billion.” Comcast CEO Brian Roberts quoted the merger as...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