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Tag Archives: Philadelphia Landmarks

Rittenhouse Square Luxury Living : The Laurel

The Laurel at Rittenhouse Square

Center City’s newest residential building does not disappoint. With sweeping views, luxury amenities, and a level of sophistication second to none, The Laurel appears to be keeping its promise of unparalleled ultra-luxury living in the heart of Rittenhouse Square. The long-anticipated 48-story luxury tower is about to offer some of the most sought-after addresses throughout […]

Make Philly Home: Free Library of Philadelphia

This system of libraries is one of the greatest things about living in Philadelphia. The libraries double as event spaces, hosting thousands of free educational events each year, just steps away from your Philadelphia luxury home. Some more facts about the Free Library of Philadelphia: — The Free Library of Philadelphia is a system of […]

Make Philly Home: Independence Hall

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A major landmark in Philadelphia, Independence Hall is an important part of American history. That history is also what makes living in Philadelphia so unique. Regardless of where you live in the city, your Philadelphia luxury apartment or Philly home is located in the Birthplace of America. Independence Hall is in the heart of Old […]

Make Philly Home: Schuylkill River Trail

All winter, we’ve just been dreaming of springtime in Philadelphia. We can’t wait to get back outside to enjoy the picnics, riverfront events, and long walks or bike rides. Starting with the Schuylkill River Trail. A popular destination for Philadelphia bikers, walkers, joggers, and more, this trail is the best place to get some outdoor […]

Living in Philadelphia: South Philly Food

Living in Philadelphia: South Philly’s Food Scene There’s no doubt – one of the best things about living in Philadelphia is the food! And South Philadelphia has some of the best food anywhere in the country. There you’ll find the Italian Market, the oldest continually operating open-air market in the U.S.; restaurants serving cuisine from […]

Make Philly Home: Ben Franklin Bridge

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Philadelphia Landmark Spotlight:  the Benjamin Franklin Bridge One of Philadelphia’s most iconic views is of the one and only Benjamin Franklin Bridge. Connecting Philadelphia to Camden, NJ, the Ben Franklin Bridge is not just a lifeline for commuters – it’s also full of the city’s history and hidden works of art. Today, the bridge also […]

Make Philly Home: Swann Memorial Fountain

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Philadelphia Landmark Profile: The Swann Memorial Fountain If you live in Philadelphia, or if you’ve visited the City of Brotherly Love, you probably know the Swann Memorial Fountain. But how much do you know about this beloved Philly landmark? In the heart of Logan Circle stands The Swann Memorial Fountain, created in 1924.  Previously, this […]

Make Philly Your Home: Eakins Oval

Philadelphia Landmark Profile: Eakins Oval Philadelphia is home to some of the most beautiful architecture, history, and culture in the U.S. At Maxwell Realty, we know Philly. Read on for the insider’s guide to one of Philly’s best loved spots: the iconic Eakins Oval. Intersecting pedestrian pathways, fountains and sculptures comprise the Philadelphia Art Museum’s […]

The New Four Seasons Hotel

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Has Philadelphia thanked this new hotel enough? First, this writer has no financial interest in the Four Seasons hotel chain! This addition to the northern end of the 19103 is a place you must see and go to ASAP. After the beautiful reception we received upon entry, the off-the-charts elevator literally whisked us up 60 […]