Philadelphia, PA Real Estate Listings


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Homebuyers looking for a city that offers the full package should take note of Philadelphia, PA, or “The City of Brotherly Love”. Philadelphia is currently the 5th largest city in the U.S. by population and growing. The city’s population dipped over the past decade but has rebounded nicely since 2010, which bodes well for the Philadelphia real estate market and indicates the national appeal of the area.

The number of Philadelphia homes for sale has benefitted from the city’s central location. Philly rests within driving distance of Washington D.C., New York City, and Atlantic City, giving potential homeowners access to a wealth of career and tourism opportunities. Many new residents of Philadelphia are drawn to the city’s diverse and relatively temperate weather, as well. Summers are hot and muggy, while fall and spring are mild. Winter is cold with varying amounts of snowfall.

Perhaps the strongest reason to search for Philadelphia houses for sale comes from the city’s unique culture. Few cities in the United States can rival Philadelphia’s rich history, with the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the National Constitution Center all serving as key landmarks in Philadelphia’s historical tourism industry. Philadelphia also boasts an active museum community, hosting destinations like the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the Barnes Foundation.

But while so much of Philadelphia is centered around telling the story of our forefathers and other great leaders of the past, the city’s residents are adamant about forging their own identity as well. Homebuyers interested in Philadelphia real estate should be ready to cheer on the Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field or watch the Phillies play at Citizens Bank Park. They should be ready to embrace the Philly cheese steak and scarf down a soft pretzel every now and then. These institutions are sacred to Philadelphia, and a part of the city’s innate charm.

As home to a multitude of education and research centers, it’s no surprise that homebuyers across the country are seeking out Philadelphia homes for sale and are eager to root their families in such a wholesome environment. The city offers great schools for students of all ages, including some of the nation’s finest universities: The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Temple University, and the University of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia offers all the convenience of big-city living with the charm and culture of a much smaller town. The city is trending upwards, with people all over the country bidding on Philadelphia real estate. To keep you from missing the boat, Prudential Fox & Roach offers real estate listings by city to help you find the home you’re looking for in a city you’ll love.

For more information about Philadelphia real estate and homes for sale, please contact a Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach agent today!

 

 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Philadelphia, PA

818 N 27TH ST
$1,295,000 
818 N 27TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1919 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Marion Dinofa, BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr
212 DELANCEY ST
$1,195,000 
212 DELANCEY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2838 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
5 WILLINGS ALLEY MEWS
$849,900 
5 WILLINGS ALLEY MEWS
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2600 sq. ft.
Courtesy of John Brown, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2030 WAVERLY ST
$800,000 
2030 WAVERLY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2025 sq. ft.
Courtesy of John Portland, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
2030 WAVERLY ST
$800,000 
2030 WAVERLY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2025 sq. ft.
Courtesy of John Portland, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
206 S 43RD ST
$549,500 
206 S 43RD ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2625 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Jeffrey Block, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
2934 S BROAD ST
$484,900 
2934 S BROAD ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2700 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Kathleen Conway, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
244 S WARNOCK ST
$439,000 
244 S WARNOCK ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1200 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Travis Rodgers, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
3 UNIVERSITY MEWS
$345,000 
3 UNIVERSITY MEWS
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1150 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Margaret Aiello, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
1722 ELLSWORTH ST
$289,900 
1722 ELLSWORTH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1778 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
242 S 13TH ST #F
$265,000 
242 S 13TH ST #F
PHILADELPHIA, PA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
614 sq. ft.
Courtesy of John Featherman, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
3329 CONRAD ST
$219,900 
3329 CONRAD ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1200 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael Sivel, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
628 GREENWICH ST
$209,000 
628 GREENWICH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
896 sq. ft.
Courtesy of John Portland, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
4638 MANSION ST
$209,000 
4638 MANSION ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1016 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1912 N HOPE ST
$199,900 
1912 N HOPE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
676 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Nathan Naness, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1914 N HOPE ST
$199,900 
1914 N HOPE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
676 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Nathan Naness, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
3353 BRIGHTON ST
$135,000 
3353 BRIGHTON ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1312 sq. ft.
Courtesy of George Maynes, BHHS Fox & Roach-Art Museum
7650 GILBERT ST
$129,900 
7650 GILBERT ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1110 sq. ft.
Courtesy of S. Dave Hudson, BHHS Fox & Roach-Gladwyne
1926 PIERCE ST
$55,000 
1926 PIERCE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
992 sq. ft.
Courtesy of David Snyder, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1241 S 28TH ST
Courtesy of Joann Papanier, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

Philadelphia, PA Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
OCT-DEC 2014 3,014 $189,260 $154,603

Philadelphia, PA School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ACT ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL 7-12, 9-12 19138 No Rating
AD PRIMA CS K-6, K-8 19004 9
ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS CS K-6, K-8 19121 2
ANTONIA PANTOJA COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL K-6, K-8 19140 No Rating
ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA K-12 19103 No Rating
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Philadelphia, PA School Rankings (FAQ)

GreatSchools Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 1-10.

PHILADELPHIA 2 out of 10
PENNSYLVANIA 5 out of 10

Philadelphia, PA School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

GreatSchools Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

PHILADELPHIA
PENNSYLVANIA
Ratings provided by GreatSchools.net

Philadelphia, PA Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 1,543,884
Households: 625,350
Median Age: 33

Philadelphia, PA Average Weather (degrees F)

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Philadelphia, PA Zip Codes

BHHS Fox & Roach Offices

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Center City-Art Museum
2451 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130(215) 763-2100
Center City-Rittenhouse Hotel
210 West Rittenhouse Square
Suite 406
Philadelphia, PA 19103(215) 546-0550
Center City-Rittenhouse Sq
1818 Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103(215) 893-9800
Center City-Society Hill
530 Walnut Street
Suite 260
Philadelphia, PA 19106(215) 627-6005
Chestnut Hill
8400 Germantown Avenue
Suite 2
Philadelphia, PA 19118(215) 247-3750
Relocation
1 INTERNATIONAL PLAZA SUITE 100
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19113(610) 595-0200
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