Author Archives: Maxwell Realty

Will Rising Interest Rates Lead to Inflation?

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Will Rising Interest Rates Equal Inflation? Fluctuating interest rates can have both negative and positive effects on the market, and it is important to understand how this can affect inflation in the housing market. Higher interest rates make money more costly and borrowing money less appealing to consumers, which in turn, may lead to inflation. […]

Why Rittenhouse Square is a Nice Place to Live

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On the left of Broad Street in Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square is known as one of the trendiest places to live if you are looking into Center City living. Rittenhouse Square itself is a public park that has six acres of well-maintained, luscious greenery, with long walkways and large areas for picnics on the lawns. This […]

Lessons from Dad: The Max in Maxwell Realty

Lessons Learned from the Maxwell Realty Company Founder, M. Maxwell Alperin New Year’s is traditionally a time for making resolutions. At Maxwell Realty, this time of year is when we renew our commitment to what I learned from the agency’s founder, my father, M. Maxwell Alperin. These lessons from Dad guide the positive experience Maxwell […]

Why You Should Resolve to Invest in Real Estate in 2021

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Is now a good time to invest in real estate? If you’re wondering whether this is the right time to invest in real estate, read on… The world is ready to bid farewell to 2020 – and say hello to the promises of 2021, in the form of Covid-19 vaccinations, the eventual eradication of the […]

Should I Flip My Property in 2021?

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In 2021, is it better to hold or flip your property? Reflecting on these final days of 2020, I think we all can admit this year was high drama, with lasting impact. While this year has been dramatically different from years past, as we look to 2021, the question of whether to flip or hold […]

Five Ways to Get the Most out of Your Rental Investment

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Minimize to Maximize Rental Income: When Less Means More Money Minimalism is on trend in fashion and in homes. It’s also a good mantra for maximizing rental income on an apartment. Getting the most out of your rental investment is as much about reducing costs and potential financial risk as it is about charging the […]

Neighborhood Spotlight: West Rittenhouse

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Spotlight on West Rittenhouse, home of the Riverwalk luxury apartments There are many neighborhoods to choose from when moving to Philadelphia, but none can compare with the vibrant, convenient, and luxury apartments in West Rittenhouse, Philadelphia. Just beyond Rittenhouse Square, the West Rittenhouse neighborhood is home to some of the most luxurious apartments the city […]

A Rittenhouse Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving in Rittenhouse Square The holidays are one of the things that make living in Rittenhouse Square so special. We’ve compiled a list of local restaurants offering indoor, outdoor, dine-in, and take-out options so you can make the most of this year’s Rittenhouse Thanksgiving dinner. Here in our beloved city, Thanksgiving Day is cause for […]