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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

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

Featured Open House (3/2) + Local Updates

This weekend’s featured open house tour in University City + new townhouse listing in Southwest Philly & Center City condo price improvement. Have a great weekend Philly ! — Featured Open House : 4644 Hazel St | Philadelphia, PA 19143 $24k Price Improvement on 3+ Story, University City Townhome. Date / Time : Sunday March...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
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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

Featured Open House Tours & Local Price Updates

Two featured showings this weekend in Old City & Rittenhouse, along with notable price improvements in Rittenhouse & Society Hill. — Open House #1 : 244 – 48 N 3rd St | Philadelphia, PA 19106 Newly Listed Bi-Level Condo Unit in Old City. Parking Included, Priced to Sell ! Date / Time : Sunday Jan...CONTINUE READING

Record Low Temperatures Blanket Philadelphia

After an uncharacteristically warm start to the week (high of 60 degrees), an ‘arctic blast’ emerged, blanketing the Philadelphia region (& much of the East Coast / Midwest) in bitter cold temperatures. Further details below on how to view every Philadelphia Real Estate Listing, including Philadelphia Condos visit www.CenterCityRealEstate.com Twitter : @CenterCityPHL | Instagram :...CONTINUE READING

Honoring our Troops Locally

Special thank you to the United States defense forces, past, present & future. Today, our country honors the brave citizens who serve / served in our nation’s defense forces. We whole heartedly salute your bravery. Philadelphia offers a number of ways to get involved & observe Veteran’s Day, throughout this Monday the 11th. Special programming...CONTINUE READING

Around the City Updates

Highlighting local developments this Fall in Philadelphia : Urban Outfitters Announces Local Expansion The popular retail line is set to expand their Philadelphia headquarters & add a distribution center in Lancaster County. The initiatives will ultimately create over 2000 new job opportunities in & around Philadelphia. ” The Awesome Fest ” launches October 18th on...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia Orchestra & Fireworks Tonight at Penn’s Landing … Free!

This morning, we highlighted Wawa’s “Hoagie Day” event at Independence Visitor’s Center in Old City. We continue our coverage of “Welcome America,” Philadelphia’s week of July 4th festivities, with tonight at Penn’s Landing. Starting at 8 pm head to the “Great Plaza” Riverside Stage, and enjoy an evening of free music from the Philadelphia Orchestra....CONTINUE READING

Wawa Hoagie Day!

Today, Tuesday July 2nd, marks the 21st annual “Wawa Hoagie Day,” celebrated each year at Independence Visitor Center. Head over to Market Street [between 5th & 6th] between 12 pm & 2 pm today to enjoy. Philadelphia Weekly reports 4.5 tons [9000 lbs] of hoagies will be on-site! In addition, 5,000 hoagies will be sent...CONTINUE READING

Dutch DJs W&W set to perform at July 5th Phillies Game

The Philadelphia Phillies have tapped into the ever-expanding electronic dance music market [also known as EDM]. In conjunction with their independence day weekend celebrations, Dutch DJs W&W will perform a 90 minute post-game set next Friday, July 5th. All ticket holders will be invited to Ashburn Alley to attend, after the Phillies & Braves wrap...CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia’s Outdoor Summer Options

It is no secret much of Philadelphia’s populace migrates to Atlantic City each summer, and for good reason.  After all, Center City is a brief ninety minute commute from beautiful beaches, luxurious hotels and casinos, as well as a personal favorite, “Sack O’ Subs” in Ventnor. However, within the twelve weeks spanning Memorial Day through...CONTINUE READING