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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 19148, Pa

1832 S 12TH ST
$469,000 
1832 S 12TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,358 sqft
Courtesy of Mary Genovese, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
631 MCKEAN ST
$450,000 Price reduced from $480,000 (-$30,000)
631 MCKEAN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,394 sqft
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1122 MORRIS ST
$429,900 
1122 MORRIS ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,304 sqft
Courtesy of Bonnie Grossman, BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford
130 DUDLEY ST
$399,000 Price reduced from $409,900 (-$10,900)
130 DUDLEY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,700 sqft
Courtesy of Kathleen Conway, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
102 W RITNER ST
Courtesy of Joann Papanier, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2423 S 13TH ST
$329,000 
2423 S 13TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,424 sqft
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
134 HOFFMAN ST
$319,900 
134 HOFFMAN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,000 sqft
Courtesy of Kathleen Conway, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
820 MOUNTAIN ST
$319,900 Price reduced from $339,900 (-$20,000)
820 MOUNTAIN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,076 sqft
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
1025 W RITNER ST
$250,000 
1025 W RITNER ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,140 sqft
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
206 PIERCE ST
$250,000 
206 PIERCE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,064 sqft
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
512 EMILY ST
$249,000 
512 EMILY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
904 sqft
Courtesy of Eric Fox, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
2129 S 3RD ST
$249,000 
2129 S 3RD ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,068 sqft
Courtesy of Andy Oei, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
725 HOFFMAN ST
$225,000 
725 HOFFMAN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,080 sqft
Courtesy of Andy Oei, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
424 JACKSON ST
$210,000 
424 JACKSON ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,110 sqft
Courtesy of Patrick Campbell, BHHS Fox & Roach-CC 1818 Rittenhouse
2518 S 7TH ST
Courtesy of Christopher Fox, BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford
1221 W PORTER ST
$1,700 
1221 W PORTER ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,216 sqft
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
354 TREE ST
$1,400 
354 TREE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
848 sqft
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2436 S PERCY ST
$1,300 
2436 S PERCY ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
940 sqft
Courtesy of Frank DeFazio, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2235 S CLARION ST
$1,250 
2235 S CLARION ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
836 sqft
Courtesy of Michael McCann, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
2135 S 13TH ST #B
$1,150 Price reduced from $1,195 (-$45)
2135 S 13TH ST #B
PHILADELPHIA, PA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
Courtesy of Tina DeJesse, BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

19148, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 126 $211,131 $192,000

19148, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA K-12 19103 No Rating
MASTERY CS-THOMAS CAMPUS K-12 19148 No Rating
PHILADELPHIA CITY K-12 19130 2
PHILADELPHIA PERFORMING ARTS CHARTER SCHOOL (STRING THEORY SCHOOLS) K-12 19102 No Rating

19148, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

SchoolDigger Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 0-5.

19148 1 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

19148, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

Niche 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.

19148
PENNSYLVANIA
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19148, Pa Population

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

Population: 50,520
Households: 19,954
Median Age: 38

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