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!

New Listing: 1 Bedroom Condo for Rent in Old City! 239 Market Street

Philadelphia homes for sale 239 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 Details: $1,699 1 Bed/1.5 Bath Luxury Condominium tastefully appointed for the discerning resident. This enormous 1 bedroom 1 and ½ bathroom unit features Brazilian cherry floors, high efficiency central air and heat with exposed duct work, an abundance of space and light and serenity offered through new noise dampening historic windows. Your chef's kitchen comes complete with pure white quartz countertops, ample bamboo cabinets, stainless steel appliances and aqua glass mosaic backsplash. Convenient stackable washer and dryer in hall...Continue Reading!

Fab Listing: Cozy Condo on Bread St

Philadelphia homes for sale This weeks Cozy Condo is a loft style 3 bedroom, 2 bath in Old City.  Even with exposed concrete and duct work, the current owners softened the industrial design with bright colors and comfortable, casual furniture.  Master suite and children's bedrooms include sound proof glass for added privacy.  At 1,540 sq ft, this condo isn't "cozy" based on size but by it's inviting, family friendly atmosphere. 113 n bread st details: $611,900 3 Bedroom/2 Bathroom Loft Style Deeded Parking Space ...Continue Reading!

Fab Listing: Cozy Condo on 3rd St

Philadelphia homes for sale This month, we'll be featuring Cozy Condos for our weekly Fab Listings!  To kick off December, we're featuring a gorgeous 3 bedroom condo in Old City.  From the layout to the interior design this condo is as close to perfect as we can imagine. We love the bold accents paired with timeless furniture and of course, that incredible master bath! 309 n 3rd st details: $569,900 3 Bedroom/2 Bathroom Deck w/ Covered Storage Office ...Continue Reading!

Philly Frights: History After Dark

Philadelphia homes for sale October is finally here and with the recent cold weather it’s really starting to feel like fall.  Over the next couple of weeks, Halloween stores will begin popping up as people get excited about costumes and trick or treating.  In the weeks leading up to Halloween, there are many ways to get into the holiday spirit!  Philadelphia is a historic town with a chilling past.  Experience the haunted history of Philadelphia through tours, haunted houses and famous cemeteries that are guaranteed...Continue Reading!

Elfreths Alley Escape

Philadelphia homes for sale The oldest residential  street in America, Elfreth's Alley is a hidden gem in Old City Philadelphia.  Built in 1771, we are falling for this colonial courtyard at 135 Elfreth's Alley. 135 elfreths alley details: $835,000 $7,459 annual taxes 3 bedroom, 3 bath 3,500 square feet 1,400 square foot garden Private decks In-law suite Sauna & hot tub search more homes in the neighborhood [DispletListing listings="yes" price_navigation_prices="700,800,900" minListPrice="600" maxListPrice="1000" zip="19106" property_type="Detached,Rowtownhouse,SemiDetached"]Continue Reading!

Re-Designing History in Old City

Philadelphia homes for sale from colonial to quirky: 104-6 arch street philadelphia pa 19106 Old City is one of my favorite neighborhoods in Philadelphia.  The history, the charm, the quaint galleries, shops and restaurants.  But of all the historic sights and attractions, the real estate is what continues to impress me. From industrial lofts in old factories, to the oldest inhabited residential street in America "Elfreth's Alley", the unique construction of Old City brings something for everyone. Recent trending, in demand design has been a combination of...Continue Reading!

Great Two Bedroom Apartment for Rent in Old City

Philadelphia homes for sale 116 arch street #5 philadelphia pa 19106 $1,995/month 1,469 square feet June 1st move in 2 bedrooms & 1 bathroom Bi level unit Great location Shared roof deck Tenant responsible for gas & electric First, last & security due upon signing of lease 1 year lease term minimum   schedule a showing: Continue Reading!

New Construction All Over Old City

Philadelphia homes for sale from walnut to callowhill - open permits everywhere I can't remember a time when this many new construction homes were being built in Old City. the estates at walnut street - 111-117 walnut street Right at the edge of Society Hill are these spectacular homes, The Estates at Walnut Street, by Moto Designshop (also located in Old City). Their design work is so spectacular that they won an AIA award back in 2012 before these homes were even built. With interior courtyards, 2 car...Continue Reading!

Rustic & Refined Condo in Old City

Philadelphia homes for sale large über stylish residence on 3rd street Huge full floor condo residence with so many gorgeous details in Old City. This home has been completely updated but has retained a lot of its original details which lend a certain element of charm to the final product. There are also two, TWO, claw foot tubs. SWOON. If this one is a bit rich for your blood we have another unit clocking in under 300K just down the street.  Also, check out our comprehensive guide...Continue Reading!