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Weekend Open Houses: Sky-High Living in Center City

The weekend open house slog is nigh, and we're here to help, as always. Have a listing we should know about? Hustle!


Location: 210 West Washington Square, Penthouse Size: 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 3,623 sq ft

Price: $2,775,000

The Pitch: "Soaring 18-foot ceiling heights! Huge 13-foot arched windows! Splendid Washington Square, Independence Park, Ben Franklin Bridge views! Three bedrooms plus a study, 3.5 baths; sleek modern design by award winning architects; Bulthaup B-3 kitchen; Miele appliances; wine storage; stone and marble baths with Duravit fixtures; exclusive garden terrace; parking Included; hotel-style Five Diamond concierge service; fitness room; and a chauffeur-driven Lexus."

Open House: Sunday, 12pm-1pm

Our Take: Estimated mortgage payment: $12,435/month. VIP treatment from Jeeves the white-gloved doorman: Priceless.


Location: The Residence at Two Liberty Place, 50 South 16th Street, #4701 Size: 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 2.400 sq ft

Price: $2,395,000

The Pitch: "Stunning 2400 sq.ft. Two Liberty residence. One of the highest residences in the City of Philadelphia. Literally!! Priceless views with 3 exposures. There are wide plank furniture quality wood floors and large open spaces. Italian Snaidero cabinetry in the gourmet kitchen complete with expresso bar. Custom lighting and millwork throughout. Master suite with walk-in fitted closets and glamorous marble bath. Two additional bedrooms with en-suite baths. A den/office/media room, guest powder room and laundry room with storage. In addition touch pad 24 hour concierge service, residence club with spa, gym, pool, pet spa, and R2L restaurant with a private residence entrance. There is also the private Town Car that may be reserved exclusively for the residence."

Open House: Sunday, 12:30pm-2:30pm

Our Take: They reel you in with the panoramic city views, then hook you with the pet spa.


Location: 1101 Locust Street, #11e Size: 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 2,888 sq ft

Price: $2,199,000

The Pitch: "Spectacular 270 degrees end unit. Plenty of natural light. Bi-level penthouse with 1200 sq ft of private balcony with sweeping center city and river views. This one of a kind home has a large chefs kitchen, large bedrooms and 2 parking spots. Still can customize master suite and choose kitchen appliance package."

Open House: Sunday, 12pm-3pm

Our Take: The option to customize the master suite and kitchen is a serious perk, and the balcony is anything but shabby.