This is my favorite time of year because it acts as a reprieve between the days spent running from air conditioned space to air conditioned space, and those spent scaling snow drifts on my way to warmer shelter. On those days I rarely look up at this beautiful city, running from point A to point B, trying to stay cool or warm. But when the air is crisp and the wardrobe is layered, I find myself taking my time getting from place to place, walking down new blocks, discovering new places, and generally being more adventurous. It is during these months that I fall in love with Philadelphia all over again. The September of my eighteenth year is when I first moved into the city, and the sights and smells of fall in Philly take me right back to those days of excitement and exploration. It’s when I was first exposed to the beauty in our city’s architecture, the character in the cobble stone side streets, the fresh juxtaposition between the historic buildings I would read about in elementary school history class, and the glint and gleam of newer developments peppered throughout.
There really is nothing like fall in this city, and every year it reminds me once again why I love living here!
Author:Matthew Ochs Phone: 267-446-6565 Dated: October 9th 2017 Views: 432 About Matthew: Having grown up in a family who relocated several times before the age of eighteen, the real estate ...
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Michael’s real estate practice is focused on quality properties in established and developing neighborhoods that offer all the desirable amenities of urban living. Rittenhouse Square to Queen Village, Kensington to Passyunk, and great outlying communities such as Chestnut Hill and Spruce Hill are all within his domain.
Michael ventured into real estate in New York in the 1990’s developing residential and small business commercial properties as an investor, contractor, and end user. In 2005 he moved to Philadelphia and began working with individuals, couples, families, and investors to achieve their real estate goals. Since then, Michael has developed a comprehensive knowledge of the neighborhoods of Philadelphia, our changing market conditions, and how to position each deal. He has an inherent ability to understand his client’s motivation, tastes, and bottom line, making him in an invaluable asset to each transaction. Michael’s attention to detail and his sensitivity to the interests of all involved parties are redefining buyer’s and seller’s expectations, one client at a time.