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Home Staging on a Budget

BY CONSUELA FRANKS (www.consuela.searchphillylistings.com)   According to a Wall Street Journal article on home staging, a group of 174 homes were on the market for 156 days before hiring a professional stager. After staging they sold an average of 42 days after re-listing. However hiring…

South Philly Sausage Fest

BY JANETTE SPIRK-CAYNE (www.janette.searchphillylistings.com)   On Saturday, September 12th, the Newbold CDC will host the first annual South Philly Sausage Fest, a craft beer and food festival.   We have been working hard over the past year to coordinate this event, which will take place…

A Little More On Trash Day

BY MINA MORGAN (www.mina.searchphillylistings.com)   On Mondays, do a little more than take out your trash. It’s about the little things. I have noticed on my block alone, that if you just take that extra second, extra look, extra thought, you could change so much….

How To Make The Best Iced Coffee On The Planet

BY CHAD JORDAN (www.chad.searchphillylistings.com) AND KATHERINE COHEN (www.katherine.searchphillylistings.com)   Are you ready to kick that expensive coffee shop habit and make your own iced coffee at home, flavored the way you like it, cold and for half the price?! It’s so easy to do and…

Take a Ride South: New Construction on the Rise

BY MINA MORGAN (www.mina.searchphillylistings.com)   I always like blogging about my neighborhood because I ride through it everyday for myself and my clients. There is no shortage of new beginnings …   15th and Morris:   16th and Moore (SPACE & COMPANY¬†listings with several sold!):…

Wine Storage Nook in Kitchen with Exposed Brick

BY RACHEL STREET (www.rachelstreet.searchphillylistings.com)   When I was designing my kitchen, I originally wanted a built-in wine cooler with a bar area, however there just wasn’t the space. With a narrow kitchen and only one wall to put cabinets, there wasn’t a great place to…