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Starbucks could mean Homebucks

Starbucks could mean Homebucks Check Out Noah Ostroff and Jake Dreyfuss of the Philly Living team at Keller Williams Center City discussing how a Starbucks near your home can potentially increase property value 97%! Fun Fact! Can you see the Realtor doing a video bomb? http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2015/01/29/research-finds-homeowners-living-close-to-starbucks-have-seen-property-values-skyrocket/ Sourced by: CBS

Center City Spotlight: Under $300K with Parking Spot

1.) 3 N Columbus Blvd. #PL272, Philadelphia, PA 19106 Priced at: $214,900 $25K reduction!  MLS # 6346357 Key features Type: condo 1 Bed, 1 full bath 900 sqft. interior Area: Old City Walk score: 80 Age: 30 Style: contemporary Parking: garage Seller description Price Just Reduced on this rarely offered floor plan at Pier 3. Only one...CONTINUE READING

Philly By Air: Jaw-Dropping Drone Photography!

Amazing Aerial Photos by Matt Satell (Philly By Air). Drone Model: DJI Phantom 2 Vision Quadcopter w/ Integrated FPV Camera. Neighborhoods: Center City, University City, West Philadelphia. — — — — — — — Sources: Philly By Air, Juliana Reyes (Technically Philly). Brought to you by Philadelphia Real Estate Blog. To view every Philadelphia Real Estate Listing, including Philadelphia...CONTINUE READING

Vine Street Condos: Only 3 Units Remain!

“Newly Renovated Old City Living” Address 501-507 Vine St. Philadelphia, PA 19016 Realtors Aaron Byles, Listing Agent. Gordon Stein, Onsite Expert. Contact aaron@atacangroup.com with all inquiries. — The Condominiums Only 3 remain, do not miss out on this opportunity!  KEY FEATURES & AMENITIES 1.) Condo Unit #3 – $350K 1B/1b, 974 sqft interior. Incl. versatile den/office space. Perfect blend of classic...CONTINUE READING

Featured Open House: 301 Race St #207 (Sunday 11/2)

Featured Open House: Sunday, November 2 301 Race St #207, Philadelphia, PA 19106 Public showings from 11am – 1pm ET. Newly Listed Unit at the Wireworks Condos in Old City, Philadelphia! Priced At: $195,000 Realtor: Guillaume Lantoine On-site Agent: Gordon Stein KEY FEATURES Size: 590 sqft. Type: Studio Bedroom Alcove 1 Full Bathroom Parking: Street Laundry: In-Unit DESCRIPTION Incredible unit with soaring...CONTINUE READING

Q3 Home Sales “Rose Significantly” in Philadelphia

Recover & Rebound: Why Philadelphia’s Q3 Home Sales Display Promising Trends 3rd Quarter Review: Home Sales in Philadelphia, PA July 2014 – September 2014 Data analysis: Kevin Gillen, Economist (Recorder of Deeds Office) The Facts 1. Sales volumes increased from 2nd Quarter. Most notably, within lower-priced neighborhoods. 2. Just below 4,000 transactions July – September 2014. 1st time since...CONTINUE READING

Autumn Attractions in Greater Philadelphia

Philly by Season: Fall 2014 Photo Credit: Uwishunu — Haunted Halloween Offerings ESN‘s “Terror Behind the Walls” – Art Museum Area Fright Factory – South Philly Grim Philly Twilight Tour – Old City 6th & Market Ghost Tours of Philadelphia – Old City 5th & Chestnut Valley of Fear – Feasterville, PA Bates Motel – Glen Mills, PA Horrorfest – Morrisville, PA...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia #3 Buyers’ Market in the USA

The economists at Zillow (popular real estate search portal) recently analyzed nationwide data to determine which United States’ metropolitans offer the strongest landscapes for buyers & sellers, respectively. Results account for sales price, asking price, days on market & percentage of homes on market with price cuts. Philadelphia charted amongst the USA’s strongest buyers’ markets, at #3 in the...CONTINUE READING

Flex Zone: 5 Stephen Starr Locations Amongst USA Top 100

– Ahead of the Pack – Philadelphia’s Staple Restaurateur, Stephen Starr, boasts 5 restaurant locations amongst United States’ top 100. Rankings reflect gross revenue totals for independent restaurants, compiled by Restaurant Business Magazine. Photo Credit: Tati’s Tidbits — # 9 – Buddakan (Chelsea, New York) Est. $21.5 million (2013) # 70 – Parc (Rittenhouse, Philadelphia) Est. $11.9...CONTINUE READING

Reading Terminal Named Amongst “10 Great Public Spaces” in USA

Philly’s Own Reading Terminal Market Receives Lofty Recognition!  Photo Credit: Back 9 Network — Last Wednesday (October 1st), Philadelphia’s historic Reading Terminal Market gained nationwide recognition as 1 of the United States’ “10 Great Public Spaces.” Designation is curated by the Washington-based American Planning Association, and compiled annually. The APA initially reached out to Reading Terminal this past Spring...CONTINUE READING

Millennial Homebuyer Preparation Strategies

It’s no secret the millennials face a lofty task prepping their first home purchase. Between the 2008 housing crash, widespread student debt & a challenging job market, you’re average millennial postgrad isn’t too actively pondering their first home. In fact, 20-somethings have become known for their paycheck to paycheck “lifestyle,” which should not be misconstrued as...CONTINUE READING

Open House Tours – Sunday July 20th

Open House # 1 –  2031 Reserve Drive | Philadelphia, PA 19145 Gorgeous Contemporary Townhome in Packer Park area, Just 9-Years Old.  Date / Time : Sunday July 20th, 1-3pm Listing Agent : Adam Atacan On-Site : David Barrett 3 beds / 2.5 baths. Bright, open floor plan ; meticulously maintained. Fabulous eat-in kitchen includes – stainless appliances,...CONTINUE READING

Weekend Open House Tours (Sunday 7/13)

Open House # 1 :  476 Harmon Rd | Philadelphia, PA 19128 Newly Listed Single – Family Home on Peaceful, Tree – Lined Block.  Date / Time : Sunday July 13th, 12:30 – 2:30pm Listing Agent : Justin Bresson 2 beds / 2 full baths. 1,064 square feet of living space. Large, new bay window...CONTINUE READING

5 Townhomes For Sale Near Lombard Swim Club

Exploring the Graduate Hospital & Rittenhouse areas of Center City, walkable to Lombard Swim Club. Bonafide summer hotspot, Lombard Swim Club has stood out as 1 of Philly quality athletic institutions since 1979 ! — Unit # 1 : 2203 Kater St | Philadelphia, PA 19146 Unique Condo Alternative on Fantastic Graduate Hospital Block.  1 bed...CONTINUE READING

Featured Open Houses in Grad Hospital & Fishtown (Sunday June 8)

Open House # 1 : 715 s Hicks St | Philadelphia, PA 19146 $15k Price Improvement on Graduate Hospital Area Trinity. Date / Time : Sunday June 8th, 12 – 2 pm Listing Agent : Karoline Kelsen On-Site : Eric Turner 2 beds / 1 full bath. Original hardwood floors & exposed brick. Updated kitchen...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

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

The Atacan Group || 2014 Promo

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The Atacan Group at KW Center City’s Holiday Party

Last month, the KW Center City team gathered at the gorgeous Ritz-Carlton Residences to celebrate the holiday season. Continue getting to know The Atacan Group & KW Center City with highlights below || Photo Credit : PLUSH Image Corporation. — Guillaume Lantoine on the right, our newest team member ! Team Member Aaron Byles (left...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