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Tag / City of Philadelphia

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

Assessment Appeal Deadline Today

Quick heads up for Philadelphia area property owners. The city’s deadline for assessment appeals is today, Monday October 7th. If you believe the assessed value of your property is incorrect, we recommend filing for an appeal with the Board of Revision of Taxes, by 4:30 pm. Their office is located at The Curtis Center, 601...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 Zoning Code

Philadelphia’s New Zoning Code

The city of last Wednesday. The new zoning code replaces the old and cumbersome regulations that have been around since 1962. City officials hope it will simplify the development process and upgrade the city’s housing stock. The code, which is similar to other large cities, will help make Philadelphia neighborhoods more walkable, discourage parking, and...CONTINUE READING
Philadelphia Trash Collection

Condo Trash Collection Problems – Philadelphia Real Estate

There has been an issue for years about condo owners who have to pay private trash collectors.  Philadelphia’s trash collectors aren’t capable of picking up all the trash produced at a lot of high rise buildings in one pickup. Yesterday the Pennsylvania Supreme Court approved a rebate that mandates trash pickups for all condo units. ...CONTINUE READING