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Building Up The Bourse – New Owners Plan for Renovation

Philadelphia homes for sale The Bourse is about to get a major facelift!  MRP Realty has purchased the historic building and is planning a $40 million dollar renovation.  The 121 year old, 10 story building located at Independence Mall, was the first commodities exchange in the U.S.   Originally known as The Philadelphia Bourse Building, The Bourse (meaning a place of exchange) was constructed in 1895. Purchased by the Kaiserman Company, Inc in 1979, it was turned into a retail and office complex and is currently...Continue Reading!

Philadelphia Under Construction

Philadelphia homes for sale current new construction projects across the city four one three - 413 green street northern liberties Four One Three - 10 luxury homes in Northern Liberties.  Featuring garage, floor to ceiling windows, 12'+ ceilings, fireplace, formal dining area, two private exterior roof decks, glass shower stall and soaking tub and even a laundry shoot!  We really enjoyed watching the walkthrough animation video on their website at one riverside - 210-20 s 25th street fitler square Developed by Carl Dranoff and designed by acclaimed architect Cecil Baker,...Continue Reading!

Hello, March

spring is almost here Every March the market heats up (although we seem to have gotten an early start this year) & showing houses becomes so much more pleasurable. No snow boots to take off when you get inside, no frozen lockboxes, parking spots to spare (we're looking at you South Philly) & no icy conditions to navigate from property to property. In between showings, negotiations & settlements this is what we look forward to in the month of March in Philadelphia. what we're...Continue Reading!

PHS Flower Show Starts Today!

our very own harbinger of spring The P.H.S. Flower Show starts today. Which means spring is just around the corner & we get an early taste with the Flower Show - always a sight for sore eyes after a long winter. This year the show is inspired by the films Disney & Pixar. According to the PHS website "Every guest will feel like a star and every garden a magical setting as the world’s great floral and landscape designers capture the beauty...Continue Reading!

New in Old City: Penzey’s at the Bourse

Philadelphia homes for sale our very own spice market in center city Old City is now home to Penzey's Spices! I used to trek all the way out to Chestnut Hill for Penzey's. No more! Now I just need to trot on over to the Bourse for my fix. Now if I could only get my spice rack under control.  Continue Reading!

410 @ Society Hill 40% Sold!

toll brothers latest development on headhouse square in society hill Toll is having their National Sales Event through July 27th. They are offering special incentives as well as some closing cost assistance. Framing has started so this is the last chance for pre construction pricing & they are already 40% sold. This boutique style community offers 55 exclusive residences featuring the finest quality finishes, which includes 10′ ceilings, 7.5 inch wide oak plank hardwood floors, open kitchen designs with Gaggenau appliances, Bosch washer...Continue Reading!

Meet The Man Who Transformed 2701 Girard Avenue

w. girard ave. landmark - st. augustines becomes the north abbey We wanted to give a big shout out to Ian Smith of Ian Smith Design Group for taking on the task of transforming 2701 Girard Avenue from a building designed for religious worship into the beautiful apartments they are today. 2701 Girard Avenue's imposing architectural features crucial to the structural integrity of the building & soaring open spaces coupled with unusually shaped & oriented windows posed a unique set of challenges for a...Continue Reading!

Opening Night At The Oval — A Magic Carpet Awaits

Philadelphia homes for sale a summer revamp on philly's very own "avenue des champs-elysees" Philly is loving the pop up park this summer. Tonight the Oval on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway officially debuts its summer make over this evening complete with an art installation, a beer garden & plenty of entertainment. The Parkway, aptly named after Philly's favorite & most notable resident Benjamin Franklin, was designed at the turn of the 20th century & modeled after the famed Champs Elysees in Paris as a wide tree lined avenue. Some of...Continue Reading!

North Abbey Complete: 6 Apartments Left For Rent

Philadelphia homes for sale apartments are moving fast...schedule your showing today We leased 10 of these apartments pre construction & some tenants have already moved in. We've still got 6 left. Send Jordan an email here to schedule a showing. Apartments are available for immediate move in. Scroll down for more photos, availability & features. [gallery ids="7061,7059,7060,7042,7052,7047,7046,7053,7054,7057,7058,7035,7036,7037,7039,7043,7038,7041,7048,7055,7049,7050,7040,7051,7044,7045,7056"]  available units: 1 – 1 Bed 1 Bath – 550 Square Feet – $990/month **AVAILABLE** 2 – 1 Bed 1 Bath – 600 Square Feet – $990/month **AVAILABLE** 3 - 1 Bed 1 Bath – 600...Continue Reading!

2701 Girard Avenue Apartments Officially On the Market

Philadelphia homes for sale 2701 girard avenue now north abbey -- apartments are going fast If you are looking for a brand new & unique apartment in Brewerytown you should check out North Abbey. The apartments at North Abbey will be ready for a June 1st move in date! Contact us here to schedule a showing! Scroll down for available units, pricing, floor plans, a list of finishes & some photos we took during construction. north abbey floor plans 1st floor   2nd floor   2nd floor mezzanine level units & pricing: The Flora 1...Continue Reading!