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On the market: A two-bedroom rowhouse in Point Breeze for $365,000

The 1,080-square-foot house has easy access to bike thoroughfares, public transit, and I-95 and I-76. Local eating and drinking places have sprung up within walking distance.

Modifying a Swarthmore house to satisfy an owner who’s ‘just not a Victorian person’

“We followed the same architectural vocabulary of the Victorian era for the restoration work ,” homeowner Doug Harnsberger says. “and tried to complement it for the design of the new rear addition.”

On the market: A compact rowhouse in South Philly for $325,000

The 1,021-square-foot, two-story home, ideal for a couple, has been newly restored with central air conditioning, forced hot air heat, and a walled-off rear patio.

On the market: Century-old Fairmount rowhouse for $405,000

The house is close to the trails along the Schuylkill and the Art Museum, and an easy distance to Center City.

On the market: Victorian twin in Chestnut Hill for $445,000

After decades of enjoying the home and neighborhood, she's ready to move on to her next phase of life.

On the market: Eight-bedroom twin near the Penn campus for $725,000

The eight-bedroom, 2?-bath brick twin was a lot of space for a single man, so he became a landlord.

On the market: Victorian twin in West Mount Airy for $435,000

Built in 1925, the house is in the Pelham neighborhood, is air-conditioned throughout, and has ample light on all three floors

A South Philly rowhouse reborn through Craigslist, flea markets, estate sales, salvage yards

The rowhouse "had original character," owner Dan Clark says. "I wouldn’t have been able to afford a house in this little pocket here if it hadn’t been a complete gut job.”

On the market: Secluded French Colonial near Media for $575,000

The owners have enjoyed the community feel of Rose Valley, including an active and welcoming neighborhood group, and the bucolic setting with walking trails and old mills dating to the first Quaker settlers in 1682.

On the market: Taking the in-law suite to a new level in Moorestown

Rather than buy a house with an apartment built into it, or renovate to add new quarters, they built an entirely new house adjoining an older one.