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What Philadelphia Magazine calls the “Hottest New Neighborhoods” in Philadelphia

The April issue of Philadelphia Magazine featured an article about the “hottest new neighborhoods” in Philadelphia. I would not characterize these neighborhoods as new, because they are quite established, but anyhoo… My list of the top neighborhoods for 2013 can be found here http://www.centercityrealestate.com/philadelphia-real-estate-blog//the-top-philadelphia-neighborhoods-to-invest-in-2013-part-1-of-5/ Graduate Hospital The Graduate Hospital neighborhood of Philly offers convenience and...CONTINUE READING

Five Great Outdoor Seating Restaurants in Philadelphia

Tis the season for the windows rolled down while driving, short sleeves and outdoor dining. So if you are soo bored with the Rouge, Parc and Devon scene and you want to enjoy the gorgeous spring weather, check out some interesting places for outdoor dining in the city. Cantina 1651 East Passyunk Love tacos and...CONTINUE READING

Five Bathroom Styling Secrets for Philadelphia Homes

Bathrooms now exceed kitchens as the most remodeled room in the house because they’re smaller and don’t need expensive appliances. If you’re planning on selling your Philadelphia townhouse, you’ve got to get rid of that ugly black-and-white tile, pink linoleum, and yucky shower. Here’s how to do it in five quick, affordable and easy steps....CONTINUE READING

Top Florists in Philadelphia

Whether you want to get that special lady in your life a dozen long stemmed red roses for Valentine’s Day, or just treat yourself to a beautiful bouquet of flora to fawn over, Philadelphia offers a number of fabulous florists. Here are our top picks. Flowers & Co. Located along South 19th Street in Philly’s...CONTINUE READING

Four Ways to Update Your Philadelphia Home on a budget: Kitchens

Your kitchen can make your break your house. Having an updated and gorgeous looking kitchen is critical if you want your Philadelphia townhouse to be most marketable. If your kitchen is in desperate need of a makeover, read our four tips for updating your kitchen on a budget. Repaint Cabinets Sometimes, the simplest way to...CONTINUE READING

Five Philadelphia Events to Attend to in 2013

2012 was an amazing year for the City of Brotherly Love. The Academy of Music turned 150, renovations on the Independence Hall Clock Tower was unveiled and the Xfinity Live Center opened in the South Philadelphia neighborhood. But it looks like 2013 will be an even bigger year for Philly. Here are our top five...CONTINUE READING

Four Ways to Add Curb Appeal and Instant Value to Your Home

If you want to add beauty and value to your home, you need to have a Philadelphia house with high curb appeal. This can command a higher prices or at least sell a lot faster. The way your home looks from the street can add thousands of dollars to its value instantaneously. But what projects...CONTINUE READING

4 Must Dos before Buying Philadelphia Real Estate

 I recently went to the dentist for a cavity. While carrying on a lively conversation with me while my mouth was full of drills, he informed me that if I had waited another month to come in and fix my tooth problem, the cavity would have turned into a root canal. Like going to the...CONTINUE READING

Will the Philadelphia Twin Towers Ever be Completed?

In the midst of the busiest holiday shopping time of the year, we began wondering when exactly the two towers at Philadelphia’s Market East station in the Center City neighborhood were going to be built. Back in 1977, hot on the heels of the opening of the Gallery, a second major phase of the city’s...CONTINUE READING

The Best Things to do in Philadelphia this New Year’s Eve

The LAST week of the year December 24th to January 1st is an extremely exciting one in Philadelphia. There are so many events and attractions to check out. If you’re at a loss for what to do after watching spending time with your family, check out our list of happenings for an action-packed week in...CONTINUE READING

Enjoy Winterfest in Philadelphia’s Sister Cities Park

Sister Cities Park is a sliver of paradise in the Center City neighborhood of Philadelphia. Featuring a charming café called Milk & Honey which offers delicious South Philadelphia bagels, a peaceful pond and a picturesque fountain, this magical place offers something for everyone. On Saturday, December 15 at 11am from 2pm, Philly residents can get...CONTINUE READING

5 Best Philadelphia Stores for Unique Holiday Gifts

Philadelphia offers a wealth of shopping opportunities for people who are searching for unique and wacky gifts. If you want to get off the beaten holiday shopping trail and check out some totally distinctive stores, read our list of awesome stores to get a truly special gift. Art Star – For the art-lover in your...CONTINUE READING

A Philadelphia Winter Wonderland

The holiday season is all about joy, giving back, and spending time with those closest to your heart. The ultimate embodiment of the festive Christmas spirit can be found in Philadelphia’s Center City neighborhood, where Love Park is literally transformed into a Christmas Village. Every year, starting on Thanksgiving and running up to Christmas Eve,...CONTINUE READING

NYC-Philly Relocation is now a seamless, easy and a 1-stop shop.

Keller Williams Philadelphia has teamed up with Keller Williams New York City for an unprecedented alliance of KW Realtors who will make your NYC-Philly Relocation a seamless, easy and a 1-stop shop wit other financial incentives. Whether you are interested in Buying, Selling or Renting Contact Relo@kw.com to start your NYC-Philly Relocation package. Click on...CONTINUE READING

Moon & Arrow, Hand-Crafted Vintage Jewelry Retailer Re-Opens in Philadelphia’s Fabric Row

We absolutely love unique and sassy vintage clothing stores. They’re the perfect place to get one-of-a-kind gifts for the holidays and pick up something special for yourself as well. That’s why we were beside ourselves with excitement and we learned one of our favorite pop-up vintage shops, Moon & Arrow, celebrated the grand re-opening of...CONTINUE READING

Top New Philadelphia Restaurants for 2012

Philadelphians really love their food. From TastyKakes, Italian water-ice, soft pretzels and cheese steaks, the City of Brotherly Love can also be referred to as the City of Brotherly Food Lovers. This year was a banner year for Philly foodies. The city opened up dozens of new eateries throughout all of its Philadelphia neighborhoods, from...CONTINUE READING

Top 5 Philadephia Area Shopping Malls

Now that Thanksgiving is over, many Philadelphians will start decorating their Philadelphia houses and get their holiday shopping done early. But leaving the comfort of your Philadelphia home to go to the stores can mean crowds, endless lines at the registers, and no space to park. If you want to shop without hassle this year,...CONTINUE READING

Five of the most Romantic Restaurants in Philadephia

Philadelphia is for lovers. From the 50 Love Letter morals gracing the rooftops and walls of buildings from 45th to 63rd Streets in West Philadelphia to Love Park, Philly is definitely a city for the romantic at heart. If you want to enjoy a romantic dinner that is off the beaten path, check out one...CONTINUE READING