The $1 Million Issue: What Will $1 Million Get You in Philly?

If you plan to splurge on a property in the Philadelphia market, take a look at what $1 million will get you in the City of Brotherly Love.

Buying a home is an important investment. This space will serve as your personal oasis, and it’s more likely than not that the property will be your residence for several years. With that in mind, it is natural to consider investing a large sum in this purchase.

Looking to live in the city of Philadelphia? It is important to consider the fact that Philly’s housing market is scored “Very Competitive” by Redfin. According to the site, the average home in the City of Brotherly Love lists for $200,000.

For those planning to make a larger investment, we’ve taken a look at a few properties that have been listed for roughly $1 million.

158 N Front St
158 N Front St. comes with a hefty asking price of $875,000. Built on an 878 square foot lot, this three bedroom townhome is fully updated with luxury finishes. A few unique features include a rain shower head, stone counters, wide plank hardwood floors and designer light fixtures. Take in sweeping views of the city’s bridge and skyline from this property’s impressive outdoor deck.
2218-20 Emerald St
2218-20 Emerald St. could also be yours for $858,000, just shy of the $1 million mark. Located on a 2,074 square foot lot, this luxury home is actually a converted warehouse space. It includes five bedrooms and four and a half baths across a spacious estate. The Fishtown property offers the charm of exposed brick paired with bright hardwood floors. 
 
148 N Front St
148 N Front St is listed on Redfin for an cool $917,000. The luxury home is four stories tall and offers three bedrooms and four baths. The property offers great natural light with its multitude of windows and the rooftop deck gives visitors a beautiful view of the city skyline. The Olde City home features an open concept ideal for entertaining.
 
1904 E Hagert St
1904 E Hagert St is listed for just a smidge over $900,000. Located in the heart of East Kensington, this property is a newly constructed triplex. Across its three units, the residence boasts six bedrooms and six and a half baths. It stretches over 1,025 square feet and features luxury finishes, a private roof deck and a series of desirable amenities.