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In Society Hill, rowhome with colorful facade wants $800K

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The ultimate guide to 30th Street Station

Where to eat, where to wait, and what to avoid at Philadelphia’s historic transportation hub.

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The TV issue

The homes we see on TV are mirrors of—and inspirations for—our own

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25 secret gardens, parks, and green spaces in Philly

Welcome to Curbed's map of secret gardens, parks, and green spaces throughout Philly. For the purposes of our map, the word "secret" applies to everything from tiny neighborhood gardens to some larger parks that are under-appreciated.

Cheltenham home with organic hobby farm asks $325,000

It has plenty of gardens on .5 acres of land

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The Art Deco masterpieces of Philadelphia, mapped

Philly isn’t often recognized for its Art Deco architecture. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have some stunning examples of the ornamental style.

New Rittenhouse high rise, the Laurel, lists $25M penthouse

See renderings of the 9,000-square-foot space

Stunning photos show Dilworth Park, City Hall from above

See details you’ve never seen before

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Philly’s oldest historic buildings, mapped

Some neighborhoods are unrecognizable from five years ago, but Philly has managed to hold onto some of its oldest, most significant structures that date all the way back to the 17th century.

Al Capone’s former luxe New Jersey estate wants $1.75M

It feels like an opulent country villa

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Will Midtown Village leave the Gayborhood behind?

As the neighborhood grows and changes, some worry about a loss of identity.

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A Q&A on preservation with Docomomo’s Dan Macey

Macey tells us why we should preserve modern structures, and how to get involved.

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11 Philly area hikes with scenic endings

From hikes lined with waterfalls to summits with epic views, these 12 hikes all offer a little something extra to keep your attention.

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The Curbed Guide to the Jersey Shore

There’s more to the region than boardwalk funnel cake.

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Philly’s most iconic buildings, mapped

From the Philadelphia Museum of Art to Independence Hall, these buildings are the heart and soul of this city.

Eastern State Penitentiary: Then and Now

These before-after photos show just how much (or perhaps how little) the historic penitentiary in Fairmount has changed from its beginnings in the early 1800s.

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A beginner’s guide to Philly modernism

The architects and structures that shaped the 20th-century style—and the fate of their legacy.

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The 16 most haunted locations in Philly

Philadelphia is steeped in history, so it may not come as a surprise that it's apparently rich in paranormal activity, too. Here, we present 16 homes, buildings, and locations that have some of the spookiest stories to tell.

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I'm a super commuter between Philly and New York City—this is why I do it

Lola Arellano-Fryer owns in Philly and works in Brooklyn. Here’s how she navigates her double life.

In Elverson, midcentury modern gem has plenty of hidden details for $450K

It’s worth the trek

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Louis Kahn and his Philadelphia architecture revolution

Was the Philadelphia School of Architecture a radical movement?

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22 small towns near Philly you need to visit in 2019

There's so much to see and do in Philly, but we get it: Sometimes you just need to get away. So good thing there are plenty of charming small towns scattered within two hours of this city that make for easy day trips or overnight stays.

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Paradise in limbo: The trouble with saving the Jersey Shore’s Googie motels

Wildwood’s time-capsule motels reveal the risk of preservation at all costs

A first-timer’s guide to buying a home in Philly

Local experts answer every question you’ve ever had about buying a home in Philadelphia, from down payments to making your offer stand out from the rest.

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Mapping Philly's historic and notable graveyards

Philadelphia is filled with certified historic cemeteries dating back to the late 1600s, and we've rounded up 16 of them right here. Some of them are neglected and downright spooky, while others have been beautifully maintained throughout history.

Logan Square condo with sweeping Center City views asks $725K

It’s a two-bed, two-bath

Which Philly neighborhood should you live in?

Ready to make a move? Or just curious about Philly's many neighborhoods? Then take this quiz to find out which one you should call home.

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The Frank Furness work you’ll never see in Center City

From the beautiful Broad Street Station to the original Rodef Shalom Synagogue.

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The ultimate 2019 guide to Parks on Tap

The popular mobile beer garden returns this month.

Northern Liberties bi-level with plenty of brick and light asks $295K

It’s a one-bed, one bath

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18 simple ways to live green in Philly

From planting a free tree to purifying with plants, here are more than a dozen tips, big and small, to help make your home, neighborhood, and city more sustainable.

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The best pumpkin-picking patches near Philly

Sure, you could just grab a gourd on your way out of the grocery store, but where's the fun—and hard work—in that? We've put together some of the best pumpkin-pickin' spots within a two hour's drive of Philly.

Minimalist and modern Graduate Hospital home wants $885K

It has plenty of white and wood

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11 fantastic buildings by Frank Furness in Philly

Much of the architect’s work met the wrecking ball in the 20th century. But a great deal of Frank Furness’s buildings remain standing in Philly. Here are 10 works that best show off that iconic Furness flair.

The lost mansions of Rittenhouse Square

While living on the Square is certainly posh today, it doesn’t mean nearly the same thing as it did in the 19th century.

Chic Center City condo with coffered ceilings wants $325K

It’s a one-bed, one-bath

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The 23 best things to do in Philadelphia with kids

We searched the city to find the best family-friendly activities in Philadelphia, from top-notch museums to fairytale playgrounds.

Your basic tenant rights in Philly, explained

Though it can seem like your landlord has all the bargaining power, that's not always true. Here’s what you need to know as a renter.

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The 11 most Instagrammable places in Philly

The city is more Instagram-worthy than you think

A beginner's guide to renting in Philly

From finding a new crib to insuring it, here’s everything you need to know to be a successful renter in Philly.

Elegant Fitler Square rowhome with plenty of space asks $1.6M

There’s a lap pool, elevator, and patio

Louis Kahn’s Shapiro House in Penn Valley lists for $1M

Only owned and lived in by one family