This edition of Around the Block was originally published on Friday, 9/27/19. Please note that Cornhole for a Cause has passed. Other events listed under “Fun stuff in Philly” as well as Open Houses have also passed. Each week, Around the Block is re-published to our blog. If you would like to learn more about these listings, please contact Jeff ([email protected]) or any member of the City Block Team. We can accommodate your busy schedule by offering a private home tour at your convenience.
Volume 18: Issue 41 9/27/19
Your Weekly Dose of Real Estate News, Open Houses, Listings and More — by Jeff “City” Block
Beanbag Toss for Project HOME is Tomorrow!
Also known as:
If you’re wondering what to do tomorrow, why not join me and others in support of Project HOME? Bring your friends and family – let’s all come together to help Project HOME break the cycle of homelessness and poverty through affordable housing, employment, health care, and education.
General admission tickets are just $25 (and kids 12 and under are FREE). The fun includes food, drinks, and activities. And some great raffles (especially if you’re a Philly sports fan) and also cool stuff for the kids.
Where: The Ludlow – 1101 Ludlow St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
When: Saturday, 9/28/19 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Our Mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. By partnering with Project HOME, we’re working to help homeless and low-income individuals in the Greater Philadelphia Area find theirs.
with Garage Parking Available OPEN HOUSE: SATURDAY, 9/28 (12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
4 Bed | 3 Bath | 2,909 SF | Family Room + Office
Spacious and light-filled 4 bedroom plus family room and office, 3 bath townhome. Splendid character throughout. Superb Fitler Square location. Seller to pay for one-year GARAGE PARKING at Fitler Walk (secure, self-park, assigned space, two blocks from home).
Just an amazing location in the GREENFIELD School Catchment. 97 WalkScore, 100 TransitScore, 96 BikeScore. One block from Fitler Square, 2 blocks from the Schuylkill River Trail, Park, dog park, and playground. Walk to so many restaurants, coffee shops, markets, HUP, CHOP, Rittenhouse Square, and everything Center City has to offer.
The following listings areonly found on compass.com. This means they’re not yet listed on the MLS. As a subscriber to “Around the Block,” you’ll always know what properties are coming soon. Interested? Give me a call!
312 S Philip Street
3 Bed | 3 Bath | Finished Lower Level $975,000
507 S 45th Street
University City (Spruce Hill)
4 Bed | 2.5 Bath
2108 Carpenter Street
4 Bed | 2.5 Bath
1807 Addison Street
2 Bed | 2 Bath | Parking
1500 Chestnut Street #19I
1 Bed | 1 Bath $235,000
1934 Dudley Street
2 Bed | 1.5 Bath $220,000
Fun Stuff in Philly
35th Annual Fall for the Arts Festival in Chestnut Hill
Glass blowing, ice sculpting, antique and classic cars, live band performances, train rides, face painting and awesome food selections from Iron Hill Brewery, Paris Bistro, Deke’s BBQ, Cambell’s Place and more…whoa. That’s a lot – but there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this family-friendly festival happening Sunday, 9/29/19, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Germantown Ave between Willow Grove and Rex). Don’t miss over 150 artists and crafters, amusement rides, boutique shopping (with plenty of sales) and much more. Details here.
Shop Center City Saturday
Happening on the final day of Philadelphia Fashion Week (9/28/19), Shop Center City Saturday is the day that retailers and restaurateurs offer exclusive specials and cool events. Thanks to the folks at Center City District, you’ll be able to dive into discounts in some of Philly’s most beloved boutiques and also enjoy tastings and samples at delicious destinations (awesome cocktails too). Follow @ShopCenterCity on Instagram and Twitter for the updates.
The 11th Annual Bloktoberfest
Enjoy a celebration of all things beer, food, and music. (Pay-as-you-go food and drink). Bloktoberfest features beer by craft breweries from New York to California, food trucks, and several stages of live music highlighting nationally recognized and emerging local artists. “Beer proceeds are directed back into worthy community initiatives that address education, green space, and public safety.” Sounds really cool. Washington Ave between Broad and 17th St. on Saturday, 9/28/19 (12-8 p.m.).
This Week’s CBT Featured Listings
2004 Delancey Street
with 2-Car Garage
6 Bed | 5 Bath | 2 Half-Bath
264 S 9th Street
with Garage Parking
OPEN HOUSE: SAT 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
4 Bed | 2.5 Bath
276 S 23rd Street with Garage Parking Available
Spotlight Property of the Week OPEN HOUSE: SAT 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
4 Bed | 3 Bath
2138 Catharine Street with Garage Parking
OPEN HOUSE: SUN 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
3 Bed | 2.5 Bath
Finished Lower Level
304 S Juniper Street
OPEN HOUSE: SAT 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
3 Bed | 3 Bath | Finished Lower Level
4710 Kingsessing Avenue
OPEN HOUSE: SUN 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. JUST REDUCED
University City (Cedar Park)
6 Bed | 2.5 Bath
2024 Spruce Street #6
OPEN HOUSE: SUN 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. JUST REDUCED
1 Bed | 1 Bath $460,000
2401 Pennsylvania Avenue #2A2
OPEN HOUSE: SAT 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
1 Bed | 1 Bath $250,000
2219 S 18th Street
NEW LISTING 1st OPEN HOUSE: SAT 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
3 Bed | 1 Bath $247,500
1324 Locust Street #505
Avenue of the Arts
Studio | 1 Bath $120,000
Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown on Sunday, 9/29/19 and ends the evening of Tuesday, 10/1/19. The entire City Block Team would like to take a moment to say Happy New Year to all who observe the upcoming Jewish Holiday. Have a sweet new year — Shana Tova.
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