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NATIONAL CSA SIGNUP DAY

BY CELIA CASUCCIO (www.celia.searchphillylistings.com)   Every day of the year is probably booked with some sort of National celebration. Last Saturday, February 28th, was National CSA sign-up day.   If you live in West Philly or are planning on moving there this spring/summer, there are…

TIPS TO JUMP START YOUR SPRING CLEANING

BY JOE RIVERA (www.joe.searchphillylistings.com)   The end of February for me marks the countdown to Spring and the beginning of Spring cleaning. I recommend starting your Spring cleaning before the weather starts getting warm and the reason for this is that you will not want…

Remodeling an Ugly Duckling, Part 1

BY SARAH SCOTT (www.sarah.searchphillylistings.com)   As anyone who has tackled a home makeover can attest, these projects can take much longer than you initially planned. After two years, I’m finally ready to show off the results of my home renovation. Below is a blog post I wrote…

PHILLY SCHOOL FINDER AND TOP SCHOOLS IN PA

BY AMY YOGGEV (www.amyyoggev.searchphillylistings.com)   When looking for a home for your family, one of the top considerations is the school district your children will attend. In making this decision, and living in Philadelphia can be challenging. The School District of Philadelphia website has a…

Winter Real Estate

BY CHERRYBLOSSOM HARRISON (www.cherryblossom.searchphillylistings.com)   Snow and ice can make open houses and showings difficult, but there are some advantages to selling and buying your home in the winter. The cold weather decreases the number of showings, but most buyers looking in the winter are…

WHY I LOVE MOUNT AIRY (Volume 1)

BY RACHEL REILLY (www.rachel.searchphillylistings.com)   My family and I moved to Mount Airy about 3 weeks ago, and we had a lot of anxiety about leaving South Philadelphia — our home for over 10 years. Change is stressful, most of the time. But I felt…