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19143, PA Real Estate


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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 19143, Pa

1139 COBBS CREEK PKWY
Courtesy of Alfred Edmonds, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1103 S 47TH ST
$650,000 
1103 S 47TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4,200 sqft
Courtesy of Aisha Amin, BHHS Fox & Roach-Gladwyne
4706 HAZEL AVE
$535,000 Price reduced from $555,000 (-$20,000)
4706 HAZEL AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2,640 sqft
Courtesy of Jeffrey Block, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
1105 S 47TH ST
$400,000 
1105 S 47TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4,200 sqft
Courtesy of Aisha Amin, BHHS Fox & Roach-Gladwyne
5227 CATHARINE ST
Courtesy of Jason Rabinovich, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
5701 KINGSESSING AVE
Courtesy of Robert DeJesse, BHHS Fox & Roach-Newtown Square
626 S 55TH ST
$269,900 
626 S 55TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,384 sqft
Courtesy of Dawn Wilson, BHHS Fox & Roach-Hockessin
710 S 55TH ST
$185,000 
710 S 55TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,475 sqft
Courtesy of Margaret Aiello, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
5441 ANGORA TER
Courtesy of Faith Streett, BHHS Fox & Roach-Concord
1227 S GREYLOCK ST
$100,000 
1227 S GREYLOCK ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
944 sqft
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
5960 SPRINGFIELD AVE
Courtesy of Faith Streett, BHHS Fox & Roach-Concord
1423 GRAYS FERRY AVE
$82,900 
1423 GRAYS FERRY AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
756 sqft
Courtesy of Vincent Catroppa, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1635 S 55TH ST
$54,500 
1635 S 55TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,098 sqft
Courtesy of USRealty.com LLP
1745 S 56TH ST
Courtesy of Joann Papanier, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
4706 HAZEL AVE #1
$2,400 
4706 HAZEL AVE #1
PHILADELPHIA, PA

4 Beds, 4/0 Baths
1,760 sqft
Courtesy of Jeffrey Block, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
4637 PINE ST #D405
$1,700 Price reduced from $1,800 (-$100)
4637 PINE ST #D405
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,258 sqft
Courtesy of Marc Hammarberg, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
4706 HAZEL AVE #2
$1,650 
4706 HAZEL AVE #2
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
880 sqft
Courtesy of Jeffrey Block, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
5841 RODMAN ST
$1,150 
5841 RODMAN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
990 sqft
Courtesy of Louellen Butler-El'B, BHHS Fox & Roach-Art Museum
6237 CARPENTER ST #3
$1,150 Price reduced from $1,200 (-$50)
6237 CARPENTER ST #3
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,758 sqft
Courtesy of Carson Merine, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
5239 CATHARINE ST #2
$1,150 Price reduced from $1,175 (-$25)
5239 CATHARINE ST #2
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,650 sqft
Courtesy of Eli Qarkaxhia, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

19143, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 101 $131,625 $71,000

19143, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA K-12 19103 No Rating
BOYS LATIN OF PHILADELPHIA CHARTER SCHOOL (DISTRICT) 7-12, 9-12 19143 No Rating
GLOBAL LEADERSHIP ACADEMY SOUTHWEST AT HUEY K-6, K-8 19143 No Rating
HARDY WILLIAMS ACADEMY CHATER SCHOOL K-6, K-8 19143 No Rating
KIPP WEST PHILADELPHIA CHARTER SCHOOL (DISTRICT) K-6, K-8 19142 No Rating
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19143, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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19143 1 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

19143, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

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19143, Pa Population

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

Population: 66,839
Households: 26,246
Median Age: 35

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