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300-302 N 39th St – SOLD

April 28, 2017

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The term “one of a kind” gets thrown around a lot, but this West Powelton house with connected garage and magnificent garden is the real deal. Overlooking Saunders Park and occupying a double lot, this former home of a renowned local architect is nothing short of enchanting. There are lovely original details at every turn—from […]

451 S 48th St – SOLD

December 14, 2016

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Warm and welcoming, this right-size home with garage has lovely original details and charm galore. There’s low turnover on this popular Garden Court street–this will be only the third house sold on the block in the past five years–and it’s easy to see why from the moment you walk through the door. The cozy sunroom […]

1230 S 51st St – SOLD

September 15, 2016

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This renovated duplex is a perfect turnkey option for an investor looking to get in on the University City market, or equally suitable for an owner occupant who doesn’t need a sprawling Victorian—live in one unit while tenants help pay the mortgage. A total gut renovation, the property maintains its original charm alongside creature comforts […]

4232 Pine St – SOLD

September 14, 2016

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On a tree-lined block in the Penn Alexander catchment sits this Victorian twin with all the original details one hopes for–think unpainted woodwork, crown molding, pocket doors, coffered ceiling and original hardwood floors–along with a few unexpected surprises, like a magical backyard oasis and a fourth floor that is way more than mere attic space. […]

4731 Hazel Ave – SOLD

June 23, 2016

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This classic Victorian twin in a fantastic location somehow manages to be bright and breezy while still retaining much of its historic charm. Built c. 1900, the house features classic details like oak floors with decorative inlay, plaster crown molding, carved wood mantelpieces and handsome five-panel wood doors. But the brand-new kitchen, updated bathrooms and […]

5032 Cedar Ave – SOLD

April 29, 2016

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This completely renovated home is in a great location close to the Baltimore Ave strip. Featuring all the modern bells and whistles like stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, central air and a master suite, as well as the upgraded details you can’t see–like all-new HVAC, plumbing, electrical and roof–this house is the definition of move-in […]