242 S 56TH Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139

Last Updated: 10/24/20 11:35 AM | Courtesy Of: Keller Williams Philly
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 3
  • Square Footage 1,320
  • Lot Size
    1,307 /SQFT
  • Year Built 1925
  • Date Listed 10/17/20
  • Price Per Sqft $170
  • Days On Market 12

Beautiful rehab in Cobbs Creek! Close to Center City and University City, this spacious home features 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, classic front porch, brand new central air HVAC and efficient water heater, new plumbing and electric, and warm designer colors throughout. The kitchen features white shaker cabinets, subway tile backsplash, and stainless steel range, dishwasher, and microwave. Beyond the kitchen you'll find a guest powder room and access to the rear yard, perfect for summer get-togethers. The second floor offers a main suite with its own private bath, 2 additional large bedrooms, and a shared hall bath. Both baths feature custom tiles, brand new vanities, and new fixtures. All bedrooms provide plenty of sunlight and closet space. The spacious basement is additional space for relaxing or entertaining, and an area that could be used as a playroom or office. Make your appointment today!

MLS#
PAPH901566
Property Type
Other
Bedrooms
3
County
PHILADELPHIA
Bathrooms
3
Year Built
1925
Lot Size
1,307 SQFT
Water
Gas Water Heater, Public Water Service
Sewer
Public Sewer

Data provided below are primarily sourced from Public Records data.

Data provided below are primarily sourced from Public Records data.

Nearby Recent Sales (Sourced from Public Records)
Street Address City Beds Baths Sold Price Sold Date
1 5561 Chancellor Street Philadelphia 3 1 n/a 10/21/2020
2 133 S 56TH ST #1 Philadelphia 2 1 n/a 10/1/2020
3 5542 Locust Street Philadelphia 3 3 n/a 9/18/2020
4 228 S 56TH Street Philadelphia 3 3 n/a 7/31/2020
5 253 S ITHAN ST Philadelphia 3 1 n/a 7/12/2020
6 5561 CHANCELLOR ST Philadelphia 3 1 n/a 10/21/2020
7 133 S 56TH Street UNIT 1 Philadelphia 2 1 n/a 10/1/2020
8 5542 LOCUST ST Philadelphia 3 3 n/a 9/18/2020
9 5510 IRVING ST Philadelphia 3 2 n/a 9/18/2020
10 5601 Spruce Street Philadelphia n/a 8/3/2020
Price History
Date Event Price Source
10/17/2020 Active $225,000  USD  155.68% MLS info
12/10/2019 Sold $88,000  USD  3.53% public records
11/4/2019 Sold $85,000  USD  public records
Tax History (Sourced from Public Records)
year Property Taxes Change Tax Assessment Change
2020 $958   USD 3.79% $68,500   USD 3.79%
2019 $923   USD -10.30% $66,000   USD -10.20%
2018 $1,029   USD - $73,500   USD -
2017 $1,029   USD 68.98% $73,500   USD -
2016 $609   USD -38.11% $73,500   USD -
Philadelphia, PA Population & Environmental Statistics
Zip
City
County
National
42,981
1,588,239
1,588,262
328,288,910
24,283
11,844
11,844
93
2.4
2.4
2.4
2.6
35.8
36
36
38.6
$25,876
$36,969
$36,969
$50,013
$16,324
$25,215
$25,215
$30,709
88
95
95
100
Environment
Zip
City
County
National
25.5
24.5
24.5
22.6
85.5
86.8
86.8
86.1
42.05
45.95
45.95
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