Old City

Philadelphia, PA

Old City: "The Most Historic District in America"

Welcome home to the community that forged America! Old City Philadelphia is perhaps best known for being the birth place of the Declaration of Independence, but has since prospered into a cultural epicenter. Full of art, architecture, and modern amenities, Old City offers something for everyone in one of the most beautiful and historic districts in Philadelphia.

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Key Features of Old City

Taste the city

A city with variety, Old City has a multitude of options to feed your appetite.  From inventive eating at restaurants like Fork, to classic turn of the century eating at Franklin Fountain, there is an endless supply of unique and locally owned delights that you truly must see to believe. For ecologically concious diners, Farmicia is a newly opened option that caters to vegan and vegetarian palates and is earning rave reviews.

Things to See

As the first neighborhood in Philadelphia, Old City features many historic and iconic monuments and museums. Walk down cobblestone lanes, soak in the provocative art scene, and stop at one if the many locally-owned independent boutique. Visit the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, or go for a scenic stroll through Spruce Street Harbor Park.

Old City Attractions

Nearby Communities to Rent or Buy

Rent: TransAtlantic Building

Located in the heart of Northern Liberties the Transatlantic Building has become a haven for young professionals, students, artists, and design professionals. Walk or ride the El into Center City or just hang out and enjoy the neighborhood’s numerous parks, boutiques, bars, and restaurants.

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Buy: Liberty Square

Liberty Square- an architecturally significant 43-unit townhome community in one of Philadelphia’s fastest growing neighborhoods. Located at 600 N. 5th Street (intersection of 5th and Wallace Streets), Liberty Square is a seamless blend of comfort, innovation and luxury living in the heart of Northern Liberties.

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Should You Buy or Rent?

The answer might surprise you! All in all, it depends on your unique situation. That being said, when you buy a home, you're building wealth, investing in your future, and putting down roots in a community you care about.

Ready to Find Home in Old City?

Are you thinking about making a move to the Old City community? We'd love to help! Contact PRDC Properties today to learn more about renting, buying, or even building your home in this fantastic Philly community.

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