Philadelphia Real Estate Blog

Return of MeterUP App Lets Drivers Pay for Parking on Their Phones

December 13th, 2017 Shannon O'Donnell Comments Off on Return of MeterUP App Lets Drivers Pay for Parking on Their Phones

Let's face it - parking is one of the few downsides of living in the City of Brotherly Love. Street parking is a reality for a great number of city residents, and paying for time in those parking spaces is part of the aggravation. Luckily, paying for parking is about to get easier... again. A convenient app that allows Philadelphia drivers to pay for parking on their phones is back following a hiatus of several months. The Philadelphia Parking Authority...Read More

Just Sold: 1609 Mount Vernon Cir, Gladwyne, PA 19035

December 13th, 2017 Frank L. DeFazio Comments Off on Just Sold: 1609 Mount Vernon Cir, Gladwyne, PA 19035

Just Sold: $580,000 This lovely ranch home features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, spacious room sizes, great flow and great bones to create your dream home. This home is located on a beautiful, private .80 acres, on a quiet cul-de-sac in Gladwyne. The large entrance foyer opens to a beautiful living room with a fireplace and French doors to the back patio. To the right of the foyer is a formal dining room, an eat-in kitchen, and a large family room with...Read More

Just Listed: 2417 Perot St, Philadelphia, PA 19130

December 13th, 2017 Frank L. DeFazio Comments Off on Just Listed: 2417 Perot St, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Just Listed: $549,900 Quality craftsmanship, 6 YEARS TAX ABATEMENT, and PARKING AVAILABLE in this 4 year old new construction 3bed/2.5bath Art Museum Area home. Nestled on a picturesque tree-lined street this 3 bed/2.5 bath, three story home is move in ready and offers all of the amenities the discerning home buyer is looking for: recessed lighting, hardwood floors throughout, sophisticated kitchen, finished basement w/ half bath, 3rd floor laundry, master suite, and roof deck with skyline views. First floor features open...Read More

Basketball Stars Pay Off Philly Walmart Layaways for Christmas

December 12th, 2017 Shannon O'Donnell Comments Off on Basketball Stars Pay Off Philly Walmart Layaways for Christmas

Christmas is less than two weeks away. There are lights adorning people's homes, Christmas trees peeking out of front windows, and snow blanketing the ground in the City of Brotherly Love. It definitely is noticeable that the holidays are upon us. The nearness of the most magical time of the year has people feeling generous towards the people in their lives, and even strangers as well. It's the reason we participate in Secret Santa exchanges at work or slip a...Read More

A Visual Guide to Philadelphia Landmarks (Part 1)

December 11th, 2017 Shannon O'Donnell Comments Off on A Visual Guide to Philadelphia Landmarks (Part 1)

Eastern State Penitentiary: Operational from 1829 until 1971, this abandoned prison has been declared a historic landmark. At the time it was built, it was the largest and most expensive public structure in America, and its scale and design served as a model for more than 300 other prisons throughout the United States. The prison's neo-Gothic architecture was intended to intimidate would-be criminals, and the institution's single-windowed cells were meant to remind the person inside that the "eye of God"...Read More

Just Sold: 1441 Brown St. Philadelphia, PA 19130

December 11th, 2017 Frank L. DeFazio Comments Off on Just Sold: 1441 Brown St. Philadelphia, PA 19130

Just Sold: $1,080,000 Welcome home to this luxury boutique condominium featuring only 3 units! This top floor, 3 bed/2 bath, 1451sqft. ft, bi-level condo w/ OVER 450 sqft PRIVATE ROOF DECK is located in one of the hottest areas of Philadelphia! First floor boasts a spacious living/dining room with hardwood floors. Meticulous attention to detail is evident in the chef inspired kitchen featuring granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and center island w/ single sides waterfall granite countertop. This level also...Read More

Just Listed: 118 W Montgomery Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19122

December 8th, 2017 Frank L. DeFazio Comments Off on Just Listed: 118 W Montgomery Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19122

Just Listed: $110,000 Investor Alert! Clean shell or Develop your dream home in this sought after Kensington neighborhood! A once in a lifetime opportunity to design and build a custom residence with this blank canvas. Bring a flashlight and please be careful.   Frank L. DeFazio CenterCityTeam Founder and CEO Berkshire Hathaway Fox & Roach Realtors 530 Walnut Street, Suite 480 Philadelphia, PA 19106 215.521.1623 Direct 610.636.4364 Cellular 888.308.1148 Fax Frank@CenterCityTeam.com www.CenterCityTeam.com PA License # RS299840 Over $80 million and 163 homes sold in 2016! CenterCityTeam Awards 2017,  2016, 2015, 2014 “America’s Best Real Estate Agents”...Read More

Posh Members-Only Club Coming to Center City

December 7th, 2017 Shannon O'Donnell Comments Off on Posh Members-Only Club Coming to Center City

For as long as there has been an America, there have been luxurious clubs catered to the well-heeled. Imagine the type of club inhabited by a New York man of means - dark wainscotting, Oriental carpets, and a thick cloud of cigar smoke wafting through the air. Now, take everything you thought you knew about the members-only club and toss it out the window. Coming in 2019 to Center City will be the Fitler Club, a new concept in posh...Read More

Just Sold: 2405 Coral St, Philadelphia, PA 19125

December 7th, 2017 Frank L. DeFazio Comments Off on Just Sold: 2405 Coral St, Philadelphia, PA 19125

Just Sold: $375,000 Welcome to 2405 Coral Street! Enter this newer construction home and discover details you'll adore such as the a finished basement, roof deck, custom design features, rich oak hardwood flooring, recessed lighting, high ceilings and large windows for ample natural light throughout. The home's open living and dining area offers plenty of room for entertaining guests and further showcase the modern kitchen, complete with marble counters, gorgeous cabinets, tiled backsplash and stainless steel appliances. There is also access...Read More

Just Reduced: 901 N Penn St Unit #R1107, Philadelphia, PA 19123

December 7th, 2017 Frank L. DeFazio Comments Off on Just Reduced: 901 N Penn St Unit #R1107, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Just Reduced: $274,500 Welcome to your new home at Waterfront Square! Located in the Regatta Tower this beautiful one bedroom plus den offers amazing Delaware River views! Open kitchen/living room floor plan provides plenty of space for entertaining! Spacious bedroom with 2 closets, including one walk-in and en-suite bathroom! Den is perfect for home office or can be used as small guest room! In unit washer & dryer and hardwood floors throughout. Amenities are the real prize at Waterfront Square...24 hr...Read More