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Gentrification in Philadelphia and How to Identify Up and Coming Neighborhoods

May 18, 2022
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Gentrification takes place when rundown urban areas attract residents of higher income. It’s a controversial phenomenon. Conversations about it can lead in both highly negative and positive directions. As long as major cities remain the most convenient and culturally interesting places to live, however, urban areas within reasonable commutes of work and pleasure will be…

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The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Section 8 Housing

May 18, 2022
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Section 8 Housing is the common term for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, one of the three primary rental assistance programs facilitated by the United States government. While not every American individual or family unit experiencing financial difficulty or who is stricken by poverty is eligible, over 2,000,000 United States citizens qualify for the Section…

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Build to Suit: What It Is and Why You Might Need It

February 24, 2022
Build to Suit What It Is and Why You Might Need It

If you’re a business owner, you know that finding a suitable space for your company is essential. What if you don’t find anything that meets your needs? That’s where build-to-suit commercial property comes in. This type of construction allows businesses to build their own commercial space explicitly tailored to their commercial real estate needs. Read…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019: Callowhill, Northern Liberties, Fishtown, East Kensington, Olde Richmond, and Manayunk

April 17, 2019
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The Philadelphia real estate market is booming. 2019 is shaping up to be an incredible year for investors willing to take risks and perform due diligence concerning trends and raw data in the area. And all signs point towards a bevy of fruitful opportunities, even in places you may not expect. It’s a dense and…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019 – Part 3

April 1, 2019
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Philadelphia is a vibrant and exciting city. It’s packed with young people, retail districts, mixed-use properties, and rental prospects at every turn. As a result, it has been one of the most consistently high-value real estate markets in the country. And this isn’t poised to change in 2019—in fact, things are looking even brighter for…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019 – Part 2

February 12, 2019
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Old City, Washington Square West, Midtown Village, Chestnut Hill, And More Philadelphia’s real estate market has a storied history of vibrancy, consistency, and most importantly, profits. The cities assortment of sound investing opportunities means that experts observe with a keen eye all year. With 2019 already underway, it’s crucial for you to have your facts…

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Philadelphia Real Estate Market in 2019 – Part 1

January 28, 2019
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If you would like to get into the Philadelphia real estate market, you have a great opportunity in front of you, but you must perform due diligence. This guide, we will explore real estate trends for Logan Square, Filter Square, Rittenhouse Square and University City. The information you are going to get 0 Logan Square Logan…

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The Top Three Reasons Philadelphia is a Real Estate Market To Be Reckoned With…

October 30, 2018
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In recent years there has been a paradigm shift for institutional real estate investors to flock to growth markets in the South East and South West in states like Florida, Texas, and Arizona because the North East cities come with too much baggage, i.e. – high taxes, aging population, high costs of land and construction,…

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5 Things to Know About the Multi Family Homes Philadelphia Market

July 19, 2018
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Philadelphia’s real estate experts expect 2018 to end up being a great year for the local real estate market. In fact, the recent Urban Land Institute’s Real Estate Forecast projects the local red hot real estate market will continue to sizzle in 2019. Especially in the multi-unit market and multi family homes philadelphia, where demand…

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The Homeownership Rate & Millennials: What Does It Mean For Investors?

May 16, 2018
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Homeownership remains a pillar of American culture and, rightly or wrongly, a symbol of success. As such, there are some tidbits that real estate investors can glean from today’s residential real estate environment. This short article explores some nationwide trends and points of note regarding homeownership, with an emphasis on the Philadelphia, PA market. As…

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