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1731 Brandywine St. Philadelphia, PA 19130

1731 Brandywine St. Philadelphia, PA 19130 – Art Museum Area

1731 Brandywine St. Philadelphia, PA 19130 – Art Museum Area     Check out this amazing two story historically designated carriage house located at 1731 Brandywine St. Philadelphia, PA 19130! Completely remodeled with heating/cooling systems and new custom built-ins in the bedroom. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout with exposed brick in the living room. The kitchen...CONTINUE READING

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

Weekend Open House Tours: 1/22 – 1/25

Public open house showings this Thursday (1/22) through Sunday (1/25). 1.) 927 N Hancock St. #B, Philadelphia, PA 19123 Thursday January 22nd, 6pm-7pm. Northern Liberties, Philadelphia. Fantastic, 3-Story Townhome Rental with Large Patio! Priced At: $1,650 / Mo. 2 Beds, 1 full bath. 1,290 sqft. interior. Hardwood floors. Built-in shelving. Modern kitchen. Brick exterior. French doors....CONTINUE READING

Market Trends: Philadelphia County, EOY 2014

Residential Activity in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. For Single-family Homes & Condominiums, citywide.  — Total Inventory, Dec. 2014 = 7,565 2% increase from 2013.  Inventory Accumulation, Dec. 2014 = 7.4 December Settled Listings, Dec. 2014 = 1,071 Total Settled Listings (2014) = 12,302 8% > December 2013. Median Price, Dec. 2014 = $149,900 2014 EOY Median...CONTINUE READING

6 Ways Realtors Create Millennial Appeal

Millennials – The Internet Generation. A unique demographic, indeed. With every answer at their fingertips, how does one provide value? Let’s explore. — What we know.  Highly tech. savvy. Accustomed to 24-7 connectivity. ‘Instant gratification’ tendencies.  Noncommittal. Low post-grad employment. High student debt. How to appeal? Utilize technology to manage expectations, educate & provide ease-of-access.  1.)...CONTINUE READING

Open House Tours Highlight Old City this Weekend

Open House #1: 301 Race St #207, Philadelphia, PA 19106 Newly Listed Unit at the Wireworks Condos in Old City, Philadelphia! Priced At: $195,000 Realtor: Guillaume Lantoine Open House Schedule Twilight Showings: Friday, Nov. 7th, 6pm-7pm. First Friday Special!  Sunday, November 9th, 12pm-3pm. Key Features Size: 590 sqft. Type: Studio Bedroom Alcove 1 Full Bathroom Parking: Street Laundry: In-Unit Description Incredible...CONTINUE READING

Weekend Open Houses: Sunday Oct. 5

Public Showings this Sunday October 5th, from 11am – 4pm.  119 Fairmount Ave, Northern Liberties 1014 N Orianna St, Northern Liberties 837 N 2nd St #308,  Northern Liberties 501-507 Vine St #9, Old City 2201 Cherry St #603, Logan Square Photography: Matt Robnett (Matt@PLUSHimage.com) — # 1 – 119 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19123 Newly Listed Northern Liberties...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

Philadelphia Amongst Most Affordable Millennial Markets

RealtyTrac. reports  as #5 most affordable housing market for Gen. Y buyers, according to recent study results. Research analyzed percentage of income needed by median earners, in order to purchase / rent median priced homes. In Philadelphia, buyers allocate 14.06% of income for current living situation. Median home price [as of April 2014] estimated $81,675, while...CONTINUE READING

Weekend Open Houses Highlight Old City’s Finest

# 1 – 123 Elfreth’s Alley | Philadelphia, PA 19106 $25k Price Improvement on Elegant Old City Townhome.  Date / Time : Sunday August 17th, 12-4 pm Listing Agent : Adam Atacan On-Site Agent : Justin Bresson * Philly.com Featured *  3 beds / 3 full baths. Original architectural details intact + contemporary upgrades. Classic old-world charm meets modern comfort. 1st...CONTINUE READING

Open House Tours :: Sunday August 10th

# 1 – 123 Elfreth’s Alley | Philadelphia, PA 19106 Elegant, Federal Style Old City Townhome – Philly.com Featured. Date / Time : Sunday August 10th, 1-3pm Listing Agent : Adam Atacan 3 beds / 3 full baths. Original architectural details & contemporary upgrades. Classic old-world charm meets modern comfort. 1st floor living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen & outdoor garden....CONTINUE READING

Weekend Open House Tours :: August 1 – 3

# 1 – Vine St Condos 501 – 507 Vine St # 1 – 9 | Philadelphia, PA 19106   Newly Updated 9-unit building ; Perfect Old City location ! Date / Time : Friday August 1st, 5–7pm Special twilight tour for agents & brokers only * Listing Agent : Aaron Byles 1 bed / 1 – 1.5 baths. Completely...CONTINUE READING

Featured Open Houses :: Sunday July 27th

# 1 – Vine St Condos 501 – 507 Vine St # 1 – 8 | Philadelphia, PA 19106 Newly Listed * Newly Updated 9-unit building ; Perfect Old City location !  Date / Time : Sunday July 27th, 1 – 3pm. Listing Agent : Aaron Byles 1 bedroom / 1 – 1.5 bathrooms. Completely rehabbed...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

KW Named Philly’s Top Workplace for 2nd Straight Year

“We want to build a community where nobody wants to leave.” – Antonio Atacan, Operating Principal Keller Williams Center City Realty — For the second straight year, Keller Williams Center City Realty is Philadelphia’s #1 large company, their third selection in four years (2011, 2013, 2014). Employees’ credit the overall commitment to training & education,...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

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

The Emergence of South Broad

South Broad Street, aka Avenue of the Arts, stands out as Philly’s cultural hub. Home of City Hall & the Kimmel Center, not to mention an endless supply of luxury condos, classy restaurants, gorgeous hotels & tasteful retail locations. It’s South Philly’s glamorous walkway to midtown. It’s the “spine of this city … it’s our...CONTINUE READING