Abandoned Southampton home transformed into modern retreat for father and daughter

Gerry Galster's real estate search ended at the cooperative Bryn Gweled Homesteads, where he bought and renovated an abandoned home.

When one house isn’t enough: Three Philadelphia suburban properties with carriage houses

These three spacious properties include grand main homes alongside charming — and sometimes enormous — carriage houses.

When one house isn’t enough: Three Philadelphia suburban properties with carriage houses

These three spacious properties include grand main homes alongside charming — and sometimes enormous — carriage houses.

Three ultra high-end listings in Philadelphia

Despite signs of a potential softening in the real estate market, there is no shortage of luxury listings in Philadelphia. These three have amenities many people only dream about.

Three ultra high-end listings in Philadelphia

Despite signs of a potential softening in the real estate market, there is no shortage of luxury listings in Philadelphia. These three have amenities many people only dream about.

Thinking big in small spaces: Six tiny-living tricks

"We don't need as much space as we think we do," said Erin Boyle, who blogs about "Life in a Tiny Apartment." "Limit yourself to the space you have."

Thinking big in small spaces: Six tiny-living tricks

"We don't need as much space as we think we do," said Erin Boyle, who blogs about "Life in a Tiny Apartment." "Limit yourself to the space you have."
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On the market: Energy-efficient custom-built home near Wissahickon Park for $845,000

"We were searching for an energy-efficient and smaller home closer to the Wissahickon," the owner said. "As there was nothing appealing out there, we purchased a lot and built with the help of an architect and builder."

Are Trump’s tariffs making homes more expensive?

In May 2018, the cost of lumber hit its highest price on record, making builders nervous about the rising cost of building a home. How much was passed on to you? Why was there a tariff in the first place? We break down all of your questions here.

Three home offices you actually wouldn’t mind working in

For many of us, working from home looks a lot like pajamas in the living room. For folks living in these three homes, it looks more like bespoke suits against a mahogany backdrop.

Has the rental market finally softened in Philly? New studies lean that way.

Rental rates, while still higher in the long term, seem to have leveled off month over month, according to October reports from Adobo and Zumper.

A Craftsman-style house in East Falls with room for entertaining — and more

The home has plenty of room to showcase the husband's collection of vintage radios and the wife's array of art.

Philly ranks #4 on list of cities with most annoying neighbors

Researchers for ImproveNet found that 56 percent of people surveyed had confronted a nuisance neighbor at some point.

Self-driving cars are coming, but developers aren’t reducing parking yet, survey finds

Self-driving cars are expected to someday drop off workers and depart or park themselves in tighter quarters than human drivers can, thereby reducing the demand for garage space.

Philly suburban homes with entertainment spaces that will make you want to stay home

If the weather ever forces us back inside, here are some houses where there's plenty to do and plenty of space to do it.

Aging in place: Remodeling is allowing older couples to stay in their homes

After a five-month construction process, the couple have a new master bedroom, a new sun room, a new crafts room, and new bathroom all on their first floor.

In Philly, a Market East penthouse on the market for $929,000

The Arch Street condo had a similar color palette and industrial touches that reminded them of home. But it also had something extra. "The kicker had to — had to — be the 750-square-foot terrace overlooking the city," the homeowner said.

Tiny houses: Three 750 square feet or under for sale in Philadelphia

These three Philadelphia homes offer 750 square feet or less — quite a bit cozier than the area's median size of 1,200 square feet.

Montgomery County home is adorned with finds from the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

Marta Adelson, who has been active in the committee that produces the juried craft show as a fund-raiser for the Art Museum, collected a number of pieces for her home in Merion Station.

Generation Z more eager to buy homes than millennials, study finds

According to the study, 83 percent of Gen Z respondents plan to purchase a home within five years. In contrast, millennials who have been renting for years have a far less positive outlook on homeownership.
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