Monthly Archives: July 2018

Is the Housing Market Slowing?


According to ATTOM Data Solution’s Q2 2018 U.S. Home Sales Report, U.S. single family homes and condos sold for a median price of $255,000 in the second quarter, up 6.3 percent from a year ago to a new all-time high but the slowest annual appreciation since Q2 2016. “Annual home price appreciation nationwide has now… Read more »

Who Will Fix Philadelphia Gayborhood’s Faded Crosswalks?

philadelphia gayborhood crosswalks

The rainbow crosswalks at 13th and Locust Streets were once a gleaming landmark for the Gayborhood. That was 2015, when Instagram-happy visitors would traipse across the newly painted strip for photo after photo. Now the crosswalks look, well, less than cheerful. Years of construction and use have faded them considerably. But there is a solution:… Read more »