New Philly Condos to Grace our Skyline

  Two recently announced building projects will add new condos and more excitement to the Philly lifestyle.   Two new construction projects in Center City are about to make Philly real estate a little more exciting. A long vacant lot near Independence National Historic Park will be turned into a 26-story building with 40 condos, … [Read more...]

Are We Overstocking Center City Rentals?

The rental market is booming in Philly. According to a report put together by the Center City District, 2013 saw the addition of more than 1,700 multi-family housing units in the Greater Center City area - between Girard Avenue on the north and Tasker Street on the south and between the two rivers west and east. In 2014 and 2015, another 1,700 … [Read more...]

3 Tips to Winning Your Center City Sanctuary

                Winter might have outstayed its welcome this year, leading to a decline in the real estate market in Center City. Now that the city has “Officially Subscribed to Spring” and the first few signs of spring have finally started to appear, buyers are snapping up … [Read more...]

Stop texting and look up, there are changes happening…

I find myself walking the same way to my office each morning so, today, I decided to take a different path. I passed by the empty windows of the space previously occupied by Daffy's department store that vacated its Philadelphia location on 17th and Chestnut in September. I am so curious what will become of this massive retail space in the … [Read more...]

Hot Off The Press! Latest Chairman’s Report From Prudential Fox & Roach

It's here... it's now! Have you noticed that conversations about real estate have changed…for the better? Until recently, talk often focused on how bad the market was. And it’s easy to see why – for the past five years, the news was dominated by price declines and slow sales. Times have definitely changed! Now it seems that nearly every day I'm … [Read more...]

Theme for the week: Inspiration

What a weekend we had in Philadelphia! Thousands of runners and even more spectators had their sights set on the finish line of the 19th annual Philadelphia Marathon on Sunday! It was the makings of a perfect day for a run, Sunday's weather conditions--with clear skies and a high of 52 degrees--seemed ideal for running. Philadelphia showed … [Read more...]

Philly Real Estate: Change is in the Air!

I am excited to share the latest Chairman's Report, courtesy of Larry Flick IV, my very own Chairman & CEO at Prudential Fox and Roach, REALTORS. It is high time to share some positive news and spread the word of the strengthening real estate market we have been experiencing since "the bottom" in 2010. Home sales, home prices and job growth … [Read more...]