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Pew research: 3 reasons why people are leaving Philadelphia
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Pew research: 3 reasons why people are leaving Philadelphia

Despite population growth in Philadelphia over the last decade, about 60,000 people leave the city every year. A new research report from the Pew...

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Letter to the Editor: Living, working, and thriving in Philadelphia
News 1 week ago
Letter to the Editor: Living, working, and thriving in Philadelphia

The Sept. 3rd article, "Think Philadelphia is an affordable place to live? Think again.", doesn't fully capture the value and opportunity offered...

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Spring Garden Lending continues geographic expansion into Washington, D.C.
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Spring Garden Lending continues geographic expansion into Washington, D.C.

Spring Garden Lending, the provider of bridge financing to local real estate developers formed in late 2016 by former Valley Green Bank CEO Jay...

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Philadelphia-area title company expanding into regional HQ in Phoenix
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Philadelphia-area title company expanding into regional HQ in Phoenix

The title company debuted in the Arizona market in 2015. Company officials said it is already eyeing expansion into other markets as it ramps up...

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Trump moves to send mortgage giants back to private sector
News 2 weeks ago
Trump moves to send mortgage giants back to private sector

The administration’s 49 recommendations to overhaul America’s housing finance system are unlikely to find an eager audience in Congress, which has...

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What are the top neighborhoods in Philadelphia luring home buyers?
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What are the top neighborhoods in Philadelphia luring home buyers?

There's a place for everyone in Philadelphia (aka, the city of Brotherly Love). It's a healthy mix of suburban and urban neighborhoods, where...

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A boom time for the bunker business and doomsday capitalists
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A boom time for the bunker business and doomsday capitalists

In recent years, personalized disaster prep has grown into a multimillion-dollar business, fueled by a seemingly endless stream of new and revamped...

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N.J., Atlantic City still have highest U.S. foreclosure rates
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N.J., Atlantic City still have highest U.S. foreclosure rates

U. S. foreclosure Activity has been declining dramatically in the post-recession years but the Philadelphia region is still working its way through...

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Former Philadelphia Sheriff John Green gets prison time for corruption
News 1 month ago
Former Philadelphia Sheriff John Green gets prison time for corruption

U. S. District Court Judge Wendy Beetlestone also sentenced Green, 72, to one year supervised release, forfeiture of $76,581, and a $17,500 fine....

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$700 million mixed-use project on 650 acres proposed near Md./Delaware line
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$700 million mixed-use project on 650 acres proposed near Md./Delaware line

ELKTON - A massive mixed-use project on 650 acres near the Maryland-Delaware line was unveiled Wednesday in this tiny, historic town as the ongoing...

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Sausage king and queen take stock
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Sausage king and queen take stock

Editor's note: This story is available as a result of a content partnership with The New York Times. Subscribers will see stories like this every...

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​Why mid-size cities struggle to catch up to superstar cities
News 2 months ago
​Why mid-size cities struggle to catch up to superstar cities

WINSTON-SALEM, N. C. - Within sight of a couple of huge brick smokestacks, looming witnesses to a past built on tobacco and powered by coal, there...

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US building permits fall by the most since 2017
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US building permits fall by the most since 2017

The housing market continues to face a “seemingly offsetting set of headwinds and tailwinds,” said one analyst....

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Gentrification ‘benefits local residents’, research finds
News 2 months ago
Gentrification ‘benefits local residents’, research finds

New homes are going up across the street from older homes in Salemtown, a neighborhood experiencing some of the greatest change in Nashville during...

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Proposed neighborhood near Port Richmond wows review board
News 2 months ago
Proposed neighborhood near Port Richmond wows review board

More than 1,000 new homes could be coming to a massive vacant parcel between the Delaware River and Philadelphia's Port Richmond neighborhood. The...

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Risky borrowing is making a comeback, but banks are on the sideline
News 3 months ago
Risky borrowing is making a comeback, but banks are on the sideline

With roughly 50 million residential properties, and $10 trillion in amassed debt, the U. S. mortgage market is the largest source of consumer...

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Greater Philadelphia apartments: Where are the most and least expensive neighborhoods for renting?
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Greater Philadelphia apartments: Where are the most and least expensive neighborhoods for renting?

Apartments.com recently released a report on the Philadelphia apartment market. In particular, they measured the 10 most expensive and the 10 least...

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Affordable housing: Pennsylvania program now targeting suburban and rural areas
News 3 months ago
Affordable housing: Pennsylvania program now targeting suburban and rural areas

Spiking housing costs are creating a shortage of affordable options in Pennsylvania's suburbs and rural areas, state officials said this week as...

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Freedom Mortgage's RoundPoint acquisition will vault it into the top 10 U.S. mortgage servicers
News 4 months ago
Freedom Mortgage's RoundPoint acquisition will vault it into the top 10 U.S. mortgage servicers

Freedom Mortgage Corp. has agreed to buy competitor RoundPoint Mortgage Servicing Corp. in a deal that would make the combined company one of the...

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Delaware County's Lindenshade, with Furness-designed library, on the market
News 4 months ago
Delaware County's Lindenshade, with Furness-designed library, on the market

Lindenshade, a historic home with a library designed by legendary architect Frank Furness, is on the market. The home, at 26 Furness Lane in...

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Priciest Jersey Shore condos on the market right now
News 4 months ago
Priciest Jersey Shore condos on the market right now

Memorial Day is fast approaching, and that means a great weekend migration. Of course, we refer to Greater Philadelphia residents who migrate to...

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Last large tract in Radnor's Ardrossan estate nearly sold out
News 4 months ago
Last large tract in Radnor's Ardrossan estate nearly sold out

About five years ago, Eddie Scott devised a plan to develop 112 acres of the famed Ardrossan Farms in Radnor into residential lots, something he...

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Philadelphia City Councilwoman Helen Gym pushes right to lawyers for those facing eviction
News 4 months ago
Philadelphia City Councilwoman Helen Gym pushes right to lawyers for those facing eviction

Philadelphia City Councilwoman Helen Gym (D-At-Large) introduced legislation to expand legal representation for low-income tenants facing eviction....

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Most expensive condos in Philadelphia right now
News 4 months ago
Most expensive condos in Philadelphia right now

Since the 1990s, Philadelphia's condominium market has only strengthened as thousands of new units have hit the market. Click on the gallery above...

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Society Hill condo building gets green light
News 4 months ago
Society Hill condo building gets green light

After almost two decades of legal disputes and neighborhood enmity, a proposed super-luxury 12-story condo development behind the Dilworth House...

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Philadelphia's most expensive condo: Step inside
News 4 months ago
Philadelphia's most expensive condo: Step inside

Two Liberty Place is one of Greater Philadelphia's signature towers. The building at 50 S. 16th Street also houses the most expensive condominium...

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Gov. Phil Murphy signs law placing mortgage servicers under state oversight
News 4 months ago
Gov. Phil Murphy signs law placing mortgage servicers under state oversight

Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a nine-bill package designed to help curb the state's longstanding post-recession foreclosure crisis. New Jersey...

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Compass shakes up Philadelphia's residential real estate scene
News 4 months ago
Compass shakes up Philadelphia's residential real estate scene

It's no secret technology is disrupting the residential real estate industry and it's starting to hit the Philadelphia scene with more frequency....

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Alexis Felix DuPont's 1939 mansion in Dewey Beach for sale
News 5 months ago
Alexis Felix DuPont's 1939 mansion in Dewey Beach for sale

Sandaway, a Delaware beachfront property built in 1939 by Alexis Felix DuPont, is on the market for $11.5 million. The nearly 10,000-square-foot...

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Delaware beach properties: The most expensive
News 5 months ago
Delaware beach properties: The most expensive

The Jersey Shore is clearly the most popular beach destination for Philadelphia-area residents. But Delaware's beautiful coast has its loyal...

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