Gardening: Growing orchid cactus on the porch

Homes & Home | May 22nd, 2020 | Leave a comment

by Stan Cutler We just found out that we live in “The Garden District” of Chestnut Hill. The title seems appropriate because the soil is rich, dark and easily worked. You would think we would have known its reputation when we bought the place 20 years ago because gardening and houseplant care are my wife […]

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Local expert insists real estate will come back first

Homes & Home | April 27th, 2020 | Leave a comment

By Stacia Friedman Magnolia, forsythia and tulips aren’t the only things blooming in Chestnut Hill. According to Mimi Morrow of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services (BHHS), Fox and Roach, the local housing market will be blossoming again soon. “Before restaurants, shops and schools reopen, our real estate market is going to rebound,” said Morrow. “Real estate […]

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Local RE/MAX realtor Richard McIlhenny earns top recognition in the region

Homes & Home, Mt. Airy | December 20th, 2019 | Leave a comment

Lifelong Mt. Airy resident and RE/MAX Services agent Richard McIlhenny was the recipient of REMAX Pennsylvania and Delaware Region’s Top 25 Sales Associate based on production through the third quarter of 2019. He ranked 20 out of over 3,000 agents. McIlhenny has many outstanding achievements and recognitions including’s Readers Choice Award as Best Real […]

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Elfant Wissahickon Realtors opens new, state-of-the-art office in Spring Arts section of Philadelphia

Homes & Home | December 13th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Pete Mazzaccaro Last month, local real estate brokerage Elfant Wissahickon opened a large new office space in the Spring Arts section of the city at 990 E. Spring Garden St. It’s the company’s fifth office space and fourth in the city. Elfant Wissahickon’s president Paul Walsh said the new location gives the firm an […]

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