When an uber-talented carpenter renovates a home, you get no mere flip--you get attention to detail galore, and magical custom upgrades that pay respect to the original details and West Philly charm in this right-size porchfront home. The main living area, with an oversized front window and pretty turned staircase, showcases original oak floors with inlaid border and has a large archway leading into the dining room. A vintage doorbell hangs like a work of art, and a mirrored door provides the sweetest under-the-stair basement access. The old transitions to new as eco-friendly floors with ergonomic cork underlay take over and lead you through a flex space with a custom-built butler's pantry and brand-new half bath with retro-cool geometric tile flooring, upcycled leaded glass transom and floating corner sink--the perfect home office space that easily transforms to happy hour prep area. At the rear is the newly renovated kitchen, where your eyes are drawn to the cobalt blue mosaic tile backsplash that brilliantly contrasts with the white-on-white quartz countertops and cabinetry (don't miss the custom-built revolving tray within). The look is topped off with stainless steel Frigidaire Gallery appliances including a slide-in range. Off the kitchen is the large rear yard with a paved area for grilling and a large lawn any level of gardener can enjoy--there are even raised planting beds to get you started. Back inside, the second floor has more of those lovely hardwood floors and a stylish hall bath with skylight, classic black-and-white tile flooring and even custom-built shelving in the linen cabinet. The master bedroom at the front features a pretty bay window, dual closets, and a nook perfect for a dresser or vanity. The large bedroom at the rear has a its own dual closet in the form of an original built-in armoire flanking a large window with bench seat that overlooks the yard and connects to the nicely sized middle bedroom. In addition to the large rear yard, community greenspace is nearby not just at Cedar Park but Malcolm X and Clark parks too. There is easy access to the 34 trolley and all the Baltimore Ave businesses, including Mariposa Food Co-op, Satellite Coffee, Dock Street Brewery, Snapdragon Flowers and Booker's Restaurant and Bar.
You can not miss this opportunity! Here is your chance to live in the highly sought after Cobbs Creek area for less than $800 per month*** This lovely, well maintained 3 bedroom home sits on a quite one way street in the 19143 zip code. The main floor has a large, light filled living room that seamlessly flows into the formal dining room. Did I mention the hardwood floors? Absolutely Beautiful! Next you have the spacious eat-in kitchen that leads right into your own private backyard. Perfect for those summer gatherings. One the second level you have 3 great sized bedrooms and a 3 piece bathroom. Each bedroom gets better and better, all with incredible natural lighting. Great opportunity for a 1st time home buyer or investor. Make your appointment today! ***Assumes 3.5% down with a 4% interest rate
*PROPERTY WILL BE DELIVERED TOTALLY VACANT.* Ready for the ultimate feather in your renovating cap? This 3-story, Cedar Park, Victorian twin home is located on a tree lined street in a prime location and awaits a return to it's original glory! This represents a rare opportunity to own on one of the most charming blocks in the Cedar Park neighborhood. Located less than a 15-minute bike ride to both The University of the Sciences and The University of Pennsylvania. The property is currently being used as a triplex and has all units occupied under month-to-month leases, but the home is legally zoned as a single family home.
New Construction! New Construction! What more can be said about this meticulously built beauty by one of Philadelphia's most active developers. This property is situated in Cedar Park and has an open floor plan with hand scraped hardwood flooring throughout, fully functional kitchen with top graded counter tops, island, stainless steel appliances, 3 inch recessed lighting throughout, 4bd 3 full baths, two zoned H.V.A.C, skylights on first floor, large windows throughout. The master bedroom suite has a walk-in closet with custom shelving, a large master bathroom with double vanity sink, tiled stand-up shower and jetted soaking tub and a walk out balcony. Large roof top deck for enjoyable gatherings or just having a nice sit out with views of Baltimore Avenue. Come live and play in one of the Cities trendiest neighborhoods. Property in walking distance to Baltimore avenues main attractions such as the Dock Street Brewery and Bookers Restaurant. Across the street sits Cedar Works which houses artist studios, professional offices, and community meeting spaces. Also around the corner is The Green Tambourine. Minutes away from University City This property comes with an approved 10 year tax abatement.
***Newly renovated Cobbs Creek home***Seller Assist Available***Enjoy comfortable living in this impressive, traditionally designed property. Enter the light-filled enclosed front porch into the great room featuring high ceilings and an open floor plan. The main floor features a custom designed eat-in kitchen with white shaker cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. Behind the kitchen is a convenient laundry area, a new powder room and mud room leading to the rear patio. Upstairs is an updated hall bath with shower panel and four generous sized bedrooms with ceiling fans. Elegant neutral color scheme, large replacement windows and new lighting throughout. This spacious home is conveniently situated close to major transportation, Baltimore Avenue, University City and Center City.
Welcome home to this charmer located in Cobbs Creek. Newly renovated, this home features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. The vestibule entrance takes you right into your quaint living room with the original built-in bench and white fireplace mantel. Off the living room is the dining area followed by the modern kitchen with stainless steel appliance package, dark cabinetry, stylish tile flooring and natural quartz countertops. A full bathroom is conveniently located on the first floor followed by a bonus room that doubles as a second entrance from the side of the home plus the entrance to the backyard. Head up the beautiful traditional staircase to the second floor to find the 3 nicely sized bedrooms and a full hallway bath with tile design floors, single vanity, and a tub/shower. This corner home has it all from endless amount of windows, hardwood floors throughout, a full finished basement with plenty of storage and closet space, a large front porch and a garage located from the side of the street that can fit a compact car. Do not miss out on this home!
This spacious new construction twin has an approved 10-year tax abatement and occupies a very pretty tree-lined block in the heart of the Cedar Park section of West Philly. Close to the Universities, the vibrant Baltimore Avenue shopping district and everything else that this highly desirable neighborhood has to offer, this is an equally awesome opportunity for both owner occupants looking to settle here and investors looking for a fantastic investment in one of the city's most rentable neighborhoods! An inviting front porch welcomes you into a light-filled open concept first floor, complete with large windows and hardwood floors. The eat-in chef's kitchen has a large granite island and plenty of countertops, perfect for cooking and entertaining. Stainless steel appliances throughout including a wine refrigerator under the island. Extra deep fenced-in backyard has plenty of room for your friends and/or pets. With 4 bedrooms, 3 and half baths plus a fully finished basement, you have plenty of space to grown into this home and stay for the long haul. The third floor has a master suite that will knock your socks off, with terrific walk-in closets and a massive 5-piece bathroom with soaking tub, dual vanity and glass-enclosed stall shower, all with classic white tile and graceful fixtures. Extra deep closets throughout. The basement has a full bathroom with beautiful tiled stall shower making this space a great additional bedroom or guest suite. Just a short walk to Clark Park and countless great restaurants, coffee shops, and shopping. Super close walk to to HUP, CHOP, Penn, Drexel, University of the Sciences and a very short commute into Center City. Also part of the catchment that allows Penn and Drexel employees to apply for down payment assistance through their housing offices. Homes like this do not come on the market everyday, so don't miss this opportunity! Tax abatement approved.
This completely renovated home has all the charm and character one could ask for. The attention to detail will WOW you! Throughout the main and upper levels, there is hardwood flooring, recessed lighting, beautiful fixtures, and exposed brick which adds tons of character. The new kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel LG appliances including a large refrigerator, microwave oven, gas range, dishwasher, and a luxurious amount of cabinet and drawer space. Create a separate entertainment/living space or exercise room in the spacious fully finished basement which also includes a full bath. There are so many gorgeous West Philly parks nearby including Kingsessing Park, 51st street Dog Park, and Cedar Park. Quickly get downtown as you are just a short walk to public transportation. Walk to a variety of great restaurants in this awesome diverse neighborhood. This home is priced to sell and we don't expect it to stay on the market long.
Ready for a new owner! Location - Location - Location! This 6bd/2bth sits just 1 block away from the neighborhood favorite - Clark Park and only 2 blocks away from University of The Sciences. Beautiful 3/4" oak floors throughout. All 6 bedrooms are generously sized with the added touch of vaulted ceilings on the 3rd floor. Great news!... the electrical, plumbing, and heating updates are already complete in this University City twin, leaving you the option to put your personal touch where you can see it and your guests can enjoy it! With both a front porch and back deck - the out door space at this property are made for both entertaining and enjoying a quiet cup of coffee. This property is a great fit for both the investor looking for a turnkey University rental OR an owner-occupant! Limited Showings prior to the open house scheduled for 8/24 and 8/25.
This is the home you will fall in love with! Located in the most desirable school district in the city, the Penn Alexander Catchment Zone, makes this charming and warm three-story Victorian home an ideal place to raise your family. Not only is this home a passport to one of the top Penn-assisted schools in the city, it is also in the heart of the tree-lined, thriving and friendly neighborhood of Squirrel Hill in University City. A piece of Philadelphia history, this Queen Anne Victorian semi-detached home retains most of its original features, including beautiful wood floors, tiles, carved arch, mantelpieces, and a stunning array of original leaded and stained glass windows. It is conveniently located between two Septa trolley stops for easy access to Center City, as well as a few steps away from several bus lines, a ten minute walk from University of Pennsylvania Campus and just a couple of blocks away from historic Clark Park. If you prefer to drive, the house is one of the few in the area with an attached one car garage. Even though its history is well-preserved, the house has updated slate and flat roofs, security alarm, smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, electrical circuit breakers, hot water heater, furnace and major appliances. The kitchen features a Jennair professional-quality stove, butcher block counters, and a granite-topped center island with sink and garbage disposal. Space is not an issue in this 5 bedroom home; ample storage spaces will satisfy all your house-keeping needs. Perfect for entertaining, for a growing family, and as a legacy home, this is the house you have been looking for.~ Philadelphia Magazine Webpage Article: https://www.phillymag.com/property/2019/09/11/house-for-sale-squirrel-hill-renovated-victorian/ ~Philadelphia~Inquirer Article:~~http://www.inquirer.com/real-estate/housing/victorian-for-sale-west-philadelphia-university-pennsylvania-20190911.html~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Gorgeous rehabbed townhome with beautiful grey hardwood floors , light grey painted walls, stainless steel appliances, recess lighting and ceiling fans in every room, lovely three piece roomy bathroom with lighted mirror and window for fresh air. The bedrooms are very generous and the entire house is light filled. The backyard is so quaint boast of so much character the perfect gathering space or a Zen area to curl up and read a book. This should be your next home. This property is located around the corner from one of the most sought after schools in West Philly Independence Charter School West. Don't delay schedule your showing today
Take a look at this updated 3 bed 1 full bath row-home with newly installed roof in the heart of Cobbs Creek. Entering the house, step into the beautiful porch and continue into the living room with finished wooden flooring. The kitchen is furnished with fine oak wood cabinets, a new kitchen range, and granite countertop. Upstairs will greet you with 3 good-sized bedrooms with ample closet space and a completely renovated full bathroom. Gorgeous blinds have been newly installed. Downstairs you will find a spacious basement. All interiors are freshly painted, bringing positive vibes all throughout! Come tour this beautiful home before it's gone! (Listing agent is related to the owner) (seller provides sheriff deed)
A picture is worth a thousand words... A real must see! Three bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, and as a bonus a finished basement. Close to schools, shopping, universities, entertainment, and dining. Walking distance to the park and public transportation. The light filled rooms are sure to make you fall in love instantly. Schedule your appointment now
Completely renovated from top to bottom, this home features 3 beds and 1.5 baths. Walk up the stairs to the front of the house to find a nicely sized porch with plenty of space for a table and chairs to enjoy your coffee on nice spring and summer mornings. Enter through the front door to the open living area that flows into the modern kitchen which has light grey tile floors, dark cabinetry, white quartz countertops and a stainless steel appliance package. Off the kitchen is the door to the back yard, great for entertaining. Conveniently located on the main floor is a powder room with a custom vanity and medicine cabinet. Second floor features 3 spacious bedrooms with closets in each and one full hallway bathroom. This home also has hardwood floors throughout, LED recessed lighting throughout, new HVAC system, new water heater and a clean and dry basement with washer and dryer. Located next to restaurants, cafes, parks and public transit. Come take a tour today!
Renovated from top to bottom, this perfect starter home is in a rapidly developing neighborhood close to University City. Located just off the Woodland Ave strip and right near the foot of the Grays Ferry Bridge, this classic porchfront end-of-row offers ease of access to all parts of the city without the high price tag of flips that are mere blocks away. Featuring custom touches, above-builder-grade finishes and high-quality construction, this renovation done right is the ideal step up from renting and sure to check all the boxes for any buyer. Blond hardwood floors run throughout, accented by large windows and a custom chair rail that runs the length of the open floorplan living/dining area. Another custom wood accent sits at the front of the kitchen, featuring black quartz countertops, bold but not overzealous black and white patterned tile backsplash, white Shaker-style cabinets with stylish black hardware, and an LG appliance package including a five-burner range. Out back is an extra-large yard, with a paved area for grilling and lounging and a mulched area for low-maintenance gardening. There will be no fighting over bathrooms here, with two on the second floor, including the master en-suite, and an additional full bath in the finished basement. Each has its own on-trend yet timeless tile selection, like marble penny tile, white subway tile and white-and-gray swirled ceramic. The two upstairs also have frameless glass doors, and the basement features a fun wood floating vanity with charcoal gray sink. Both bedrooms feature great natural light, recessed lighting and double-wide closets. There's a hallway nook for convenient upper-floor laundry, leaving the basement free solely for additional living space. Local faves like Four Worlds Bakery, Little Delicious, the Lil' Pop Test Kitchen & Bakery and the 36 and 11 trolley lines are just around the corner, and outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the Grays Ferry Crescent Trail Park and Bartram's Garden nearby.
BACK ON THE MARKET!!! This home could be your first home or your investment property. Rented for $1000.00 per month! We are motivated and seller looks at ALL offers. This home was previously updated and needs minimal TLC and updates to your taste. Stay tuned for photos and showing information. House is being sold AS-IS