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Home Upgrades For People Who Rent

Upgrades for people who rent

Home Upgrades For People Who Rent Under a traditional lease, there is only so much wiggle room for a tenant to make changes to a home without getting landlord consent. Even if landlord consent is given for a major project, the tenant may be negatively affected in the long run. If the landlord agrees to…

Renting to Buying: How To Buy A Philly Row House

[rentphilly.com]How To Buy A Philly Row House

How To Buy A Philly Row House U.S. News ranks Philadelphia as one of the best places to live, and also one of the best places to retire. One of the most popular types of houses to buy in Philadelphia is a traditional row house (often called townhouses or brownstones in other cities). Because Philadelphia…

Meet the Ultra Luxe 2100 Hamilton

2100 Hamilton Logan Sq

Wlecome to 2100 Hamilton Philadelphia is getting a new neighbor. The 2100 Hamilton condominum tower offers residents an ultra-upscale experienc– one that’s tailored to a post-COVID-19 world. Contactless Experiences Before COVID-19, Bock Development Group had started work on the all-new condo tower in Logan Square. Prospective residents will be pleasantly surprised that many of the…

Roof Decks are Becoming Standard for Philly Residents

Philadelphia Roof Deck

The pandemic orders have adjusted homeowner, renter, and buyer expectations. More Philly residents are seeking additional space, both inside and outside. Outdoor space is scarce in dense areas of the city, but it’s become more of a “must-have” this year for many residents on the hunt for their next home. Read more here.

Durst Selected to Develop Penn’s Landing

Durst to develop Penn’s Landing

The Durst Organization of New York has been selected to redevelop Penn’s Landing, ending efforts by the Philadelphia 76ers to build themselves a new basketball arena there. Under a $2.2 billion plan approved Wednesday by the key waterfront board, the family-run development group would put up 12 new towers of homes, shops, and offices on…

Living in Fishtown: A Neighborhood Guide

Fishtown got its name because of fish, of course. In the 1730s, the Germans and Englishmen who poured into the newly created town of Kensington set about turning it into an industrial powerhouse. The first of what would be many industries to take root and flourish in the Philadelphia suburb were both maritime ones: Shipbuilding…

An Architectural Designer Made a List of 200 Black Creatives You Should Follow

Who do you follow on Instagram? Sean Canty, an architectural designer and a professor at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design, has a couple hundred suggestions for making that list more diverse. Earlier this month, in an epic Instagram Stories archive, he compiled a list of Black creatives working in architecture, furniture design, art, fashion, and urbanism. He’s…