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

330 SPRUCE ST
$1,850,000 
330 SPRUCE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

8 Beds, 4/1 Baths
4299 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Olenka Santore, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
736-38 PINE ST #J
$599,900 
736-38 PINE ST #J
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1548 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Mark Wade, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
759 S 4TH ST
$599,900 
759 S 4TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2985 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Kathleen Conway, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
226 ELLSWORTH ST
$550,000 
226 ELLSWORTH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
4423 OSAGE AVE
$440,000 
4423 OSAGE AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1665 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Jeffrey Block, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
903 N 5TH ST
$419,900 
903 N 5TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1700 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
5222-24 GERMANTOWN AVE
Courtesy of Michael Woods, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
2006 ANNIN ST
$369,900 
2006 ANNIN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
Courtesy of Nathan Naness, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2026-30 CHANCELLOR ST #C
$325,000 
2026-30 CHANCELLOR ST #C
PHILADELPHIA, PA

1 Bed, 1/1 Bath
740 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Johanna Loke, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC 1818 Rittenhouse
1538 CHRISTIAN ST #1
$290,000 
1538 CHRISTIAN ST #1
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
875 sq. ft.
Courtesy of David Snyder, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1035 SPRUCE ST #LL2
$274,900 
1035 SPRUCE ST #LL2
PHILADELPHIA, PA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
1154 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
115 E MOUNT AIRY AVE
$260,000 
115 E MOUNT AIRY AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/2 Bath
2062 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Mary McNamara, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
103 KINGSLEY ST
$230,000 
103 KINGSLEY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1170 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Susan Manners, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chadds Ford
126 TITAN ST
$225,000 
126 TITAN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
418 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1927 CHRISTIAN ST #A
$209,900 
1927 CHRISTIAN ST #A
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
507 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
247 W HAINES ST
$169,900 
247 W HAINES ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1289 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
221 MOORE ST
$159,900 
221 MOORE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1350 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
5015 COPLEY RD
$145,000 
5015 COPLEY RD
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1280 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Loretta Witt, BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
424 N FELTON ST
$19,900 
424 N FELTON ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1069 sq. ft.
Courtesy of Kirk Waechter, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1444 N DOVER ST
Courtesy of Kirk Waechter, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

Philadelphia, PA Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
APR-JUN 2014 1,523 $189,644 $158,430

Philadelphia, PA School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
AD PRIMA CHARTER SCHOOL K-6, K-8 19004 9
ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS CHARTER SCHOOL 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
ARISE ACADEMY CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL -- 19107 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 Neighborhoods & Zip Codes


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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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