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What's Happening in:  Point Breeze 

Point Breeze called one of the ‘best bad neighborhoods’ for purchasing a home

Point Breeze has been seeing changes in recent years, with more development and some new businesses attempting to revive the neighborhood.

Point Breeze pic (anyone know the street?) from ilovebricks.

Point Breeze pic from ilovebricks.

A recent real estate study has named Point Breeze as number 7 on a list of 35 “best bad neighborhoods” to buy homes. The study shows that house flipping in this area results in an average 138% return on investement.

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What's Happening in:  Grays Ferry :  Point Breeze 

City unveils first phase of affordable housing plan, to include housing in Point Breeze and Grays Ferry

On Monday, the city unveiled the first phase of their effort to move forward the affordable-housing plan in areas including South Philly’s Point Breeze and Grays Ferry.

Point Breeze pic (anyone know the street?) from ilovebricks.

Point Breeze pic (anyone know the street?) from ilovebricks.

Through this program they hope to bring more affordable housing for moderate-to-middle class families to the neighborhood.

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What's Happening in:  Stadium District 

How would you like to live at the Navy Yard?

Over the years, the Navy Yard has been transformed from an active Navy shipyard to a campus of offices deep in South Philly. In the near future, it could be seeing yet another transformation.

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The areas in orange are potential locations for residential developments. Image from PlanPhilly.

Instead of remaining as just an urban office campus, the Navy Yard could soon become a place for you to live.

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