The median home value in Swarthmore,
PA is $471,500.
the county median home value of $860,000.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Swarthmore,
PA is $471,500.
Approximately 68% of
Swarthmore homes are owned,
compared to 26% rented, while
6% are vacant.
Swarthmore real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes
Commercial properties are also available.
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Enjoy easy condominium living in the heart of Swarthmore village! This freshly painted two-bedroom corner flat with finished wood floors boasts a large living room with a fireplace flanked by built-in bookshelves. This charming space is large enough to use as a living and dining area, if you prefer to make the flexible dining space an office or playroom. The kitchen has been updated, as has the full bath. With pretty second-floor views of the courtyard and in-unit laundry, this special flat is served by Wallingford-Swarthmore Schools. The 100 Rutgers Community is beautifully landscaped and located on a picturesque residential street, just a block or two from the train station, library, college and shopping! The association covers exterior maintenance, trash, lawn care and snow removal. Just move right in and enjoy life in the heart of a classic college town!
Opportunity knocks to buy a Swarthmorewood home that is in need of some updating, but youâll gain instant equity! This home is in a great location, backing to Blackrock Park, and has great potential! The first floor features a spacious living room with bow window, dining room, eat-in galley kitchen, and half bath. The 2nd floor features 3 spacious bedrooms, and a full bath, plenty of closet space and pull-down stairs to a floored attic. The home has been freshly painted throughout, and all doors replaced with six-panel doors, ready for you to paint the color of your choice. Windows were replaced, gas heat and central air (10/2017) and water heater (2011), Vinyl Siding, Day-light walk-out finished basement with laundry area, and workshop area too. Nice sized fenced backyard too! Great home and fantastic neighborhood! Close to shopping, dining, schools, sports fields, public transportation and a short distance to Rte. I-95, Rte. 476 and the Philadelphia airport. Bring your decorating ideas and imagination to make it your own! Home is as-is to settle an estate, but overall good condition.
Situated on a corner lot within walking distance to Swarthmore Village, Library, Regional Rail, and breathtaking Scott Arboritum. This home's unique charm gleams with wonderful craftsmanship, hardwood floors, and an abundance of space. When approaching the front of the home, you are greeted with a path that leads to the front porch and itâs inviting beadboard ceiling. This front porch offers plenty of space for you to enjoy the company of others, read, or sit and listen to the glorious sound of wildlife chirping their daily love songs. As you walk- through the impressive front door you will find yourself marveled in the appearance this Victorian displays. Immediately your eye takes you straight back to the elongated formal dining room. Before leaving the foyer to your left you will notice glistening glass french doors that lead into a formal living room which holds warm elegance from the brick fireplace and to your right is the grand staircase. As you make your way to the kitchen, you will notice updated ceiling height maple cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and gas cooking. The enormous sized panty/mudroom is off to the left of the kitchen and will take you to another set of stairs which also lead to the second and third floor. While in the mudroom, the back exterior door takes you to a lovely private outdoor sitting area and a short distance away from the convenience of and a detached garage. The far end of the house offers a generous size family room and a full bath.The second floor features another magnificent set of french doors that leads to a cozy sitting room, 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath, and an office area. As you walk up the stairs to the third floor you will be impressed with 2 additional bedrooms and another 1 full bath. This is a spectacular home, offering numerous features that also include a newer gas boiler, water heater, and windows. Don't miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to get a home in the desirable community of Swarthmore!
Fantastic opportunity to own this updated 2 bedroom, 2 bath condominium in the Strath Haven Condos. The kitchen was installed in 2018 by Conestoga Valley Custom Kitchen with maple cabinets complete with built-ins and auto close drawers. The countertops are granite and there is a great breakfast bar. The flooring is a high quality vinyl tile and wall to wall carpeting. The laundry area has a stacked Bosch washer and dryer ( which is ventless!) Sit on your balcony and enjoy the sunset overlooking the college woods. The condo fees includes: all utilities, snow removal, common area maintenance including landscaping, van service, community pool, library and meeting room.
This is a nice large home on over 3/4 of and acre. Three bedrooms 2 baths with a large deck and detached garage. Enter from the covered porched into the large living room with hardwood floor and ceiling fan. Formal dining room with ceramic tile floor and entrance to deck. The kitchen is an eat-in kitchen with plenty of wood cabinets and counter space with entrance to the large deck. There is a master bedroom with master bath on the first floor. Second floor has two bedrooms with ceiling fans and a bathroom with a whirlpool tub. The basement has two finished rooms plus laundry area. And yes it has Central Air! If your looking for a home with a large yard come take a look. Great for a contractor or someone with a lot of toys. Also good for someone who would like to build some houses on this large lot.
Only one home left! New home in Swarthmore Borough by Cavalier Homes. Construction about to begin on this exceptional two story home with open floor plan including 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, and a 2 car garage. Classic elevation featuring real stone, low maintenance vinyl clapboard, board and batten siding. Gable roofs and covered entries with metal pent roofs. This home comes well equipped with outstanding amenities included in the purchase price. Features include: 9' 1st floor ceilings. Site finished hardwood flooring on most of the first floor. Stained oak main stairs and handrail. Custom cabinet package to create your dream kitchen including all wood construction, full overlay cabinets and crown molding. Designer stainless steel appliance package including professional gas range, hood, built in microwave and dishwasher. Granite or Quartz tops. Large island with overhang for seating. Gas fireplace in family room. Upgraded mill work package to include two piece crown molding in the dining room and study. Two piece chair rail and wainscoting in dining room. One piece crown in MBR. Over sized baseboard and casings. Craftsman style interior doors. Box ceilings in dining room and MBR. Lavish master bath to include ceramic tile flooring. Custom vanity with granite tops. Custom tile shower with frameless glass shower enclosure. Basement has 10" thick concrete walls and 9' ceilings. Get in early and help make this home your own by making selections and choices. Fantastic location minutes to Rt 476. Wallingford Swarthmore School District.
"Honey stop the car and look at that yard!" Welcome to 1634 BlackRock Road in the highly sought area of Swarthmorewood in Ridley Township At first glance you'll notice the large yard and private driveway for multiple cars and best private driveway for a Hopscotch Tournament! This Spacious 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath Twin does have some uniqueness about it. 1st floor features the formal LR, the wall between the Dining Room and Kitchen was removed for a spacious open floor plan, a bay window was added to allow more natural sunlight in, updated powder room at the top of the basement stairs, OE from the kitchen to the rear yard with privacy fence and shed. 2nd floor has the 3 generous sized bedrooms, all with real nice closet space (master BR has dual closets), Xlarge hall closet, beautiful remodeled tiled bath and pull down attic steps for stoarage. Lower level is a walk out basement that is 3/4 finished in the front and the back section is the utility area where the washer and dryer hook ups are, the heater & HW heater, and a lot of storage area. Take a peek before its too late, this house is one of those houses that catches everyone's eye because of the awesome lot and the driveway The space between 1634 BlackRock's door and the other houses that face it, you'll find nowhere else in the neighborhood, it's just an awesome piece of real estate! It just needs to be freshened up as a long term tenant is leaving the end of July.
Welcome to 434 Drexel Place in Swarthmore Borough. This 5 bedroom, 2.5 bath home sits on a tree lined street in one of the most desired neighborhoods and school districts in Delaware County. There are hardwood floors throughout, a gas burning brick fireplace and sliders off of the dining room to a rear yard deck. The large, open kitchen has wood cabinetry, a built in wine rack, granite countertops, stainless appliances and new flooring. The main bedroom is part of a 2 story addition with extra closet space and a bathroom that has been updated with a walk-in shower and a double vanity. 4 additional bedrooms, updated bathrooms and plenty of additional space to spread out inside or outside. Make 434 Drexel Place yours today !
Welcome home to this warm and inviting 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath cape cod colonial tucked away on a private, quaint street in the highly coveted Wallingford-Swarthmore School District. As you pull into the driveway you'll be impressed by the homeâs curb appeal, as you notice the beautiful stone front, all-new landscaping and a blooming Japanese maple tree. Stepping inside youâll immediately notice the airy open floor plan accented by the immaculate, 100% waterproof hardwood floors that continue throughout the entire first floor. This home also features all-new energy efficient double hung windows and LED recessed lighting. The large living room comes complete with a wood burning fireplace with gorgeous tile inlay and custom built-in bookshelves, while a grand picture window allows brilliant natural light to flood the space. The living room flows effortlessly into the brand new, expansive eat-in kitchen, complete with an abundance of sleek tall cabinetry including pantry, granite counters, custom tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and an oversized sink with professional Chefâs faucet and glass chandelier. This area also features a custom shiplap accent wall and large windows for scenic views and natural lighting. You will never run out of room in this light and airy foodies kitchen. Next youâll find the formal dining room with an eye-catching chandelier that ties the room together and large sliding glass doors that lead out to the yard to provide beautiful views. This level also offers a convenient coat closet and stylish powder room. Upstairs you will find the large master bedroom suite, complete with his & her closets, two windows and a completely renovated en-suite bath with marble tile floor, fully-tiled custom shower with pebblestone floor and handsome glass door, and a new vanity as well as a fog-free mirrored medicine cabinet allow for ample storage. This bathroom also includes a bluetooth wireless speaker/ exhaust fan/ nightlight for a spa-like experience. There are two additional bedrooms, with ample closet space and natural lighting (no small bedrooms here!) The charming hallway bathroom has been tastefully remodeled and is highlighted by wainscoting and a cast iron tub with classic white subway tile surround. Before you leave the upstairs, youâll notice the hallway offers two large closets as this home provides an abundance of storage space. Located in the attic is a brand new high-efficiency air conditioning system complete with a high velocity duct system to provide maximum cooling throughout the homeâ¦the upper level is as cool as downstairs even on the hottest summer day! The large basement has endless possibilities for use and features recessed lighting and new paint to provide a bright clean feel. There is also a laundry room with newer appliances, added shelving for storage and a brand new water heater, gas furnace and a complete french drain system. The massive rear yard has been completely upgraded to include a large patio that expands the entire width of the home, a new cedar privacy fence, a shed, and an expansive row of evergreen arborvitae trees that allow for gorgeous views as well as additional privacy. This is the perfect yard for entertaining guests or simply enjoying your own outdoor oasis. This home also includes a brand new gutter system complete with leaf guard and underground downspouts and an attached 1-car garage with cabinetry and storage shelving. Walking distance to downtown Swarthmore, home to restaurants, salons, cafes, small business shopping, Swarthmore College, Scott Arboretum, and the Swarthmore train station. A quick drive to downtown Media and minutes from major highways, making a short commute to downtown Philly, PHL International Airport and tax-free Delaware. This home has been beautifully renovated with quality craftsmanship and attention to detail. Donât miss out on this fantastic opportunity in highly sought after Swarthmore!
Secluded cul-de-sac in Ridley Township. Private large lot (almost an acre) is set far back from the street down an extra-long driveway off a quiet street in Ridley's sought-after part of town. The center hall colonial home dates from 1888/1937 and has been renovated throughout. Make the final few needed renovations and have a custom home that's definitely not cookie-cutter. Enter into a 2-story foyer with an open staircase and look up to see an elegant chandelier. An impressive extra-large living room has triple crown molding and a wall of built-in bookshelves flanking a wood-burning fireplace. The home has: 6 bedrooms - 1 bedroom has a built-in custom, full-size Murphy bed with closets; 3 full and 3 half baths; 5 wood-burning fireplaces; an upgraded kitchen with 2 walls of windows, which let the natural light stream in; and an additional set of stairs. The kitchen includes stained maple wood custom cabinetry (Mouser), high-end stainless steel appliances, 2 sinks, a pot-filler, serpentine countertops, and an island with counter-seating. 5 bathrooms are renovated; 1 has marble and a small claw-foot tub. The family/breakfast room has a bay window, custom wood cabinets, and custom wood built-in bench seating with storage. An office/den/office offers plenty of room with windows all around to provide a pleasant place to work from home and includes a lot of closets. The home boasts original hardwood floors (completely refinished; wide plank in living room), 9-foot ceilings, open concept kitchen/family room, recessed lighting through-out, and plenty of closets. The home also offers a separate dining room, sitting room/library, basement pantry, and basement laundry room with NEW washer/dryer on a custom, built-in tiled pedestal. The extra large unfinished part of the basement has a 9-foot ceiling and a fireplace - it can be converted into a playroom, media room, or work-out room. There is also an attic that is spacious with full-height in the center. Seller replaced many windows (with Marvin and Anderson). Seller also replaced the roof (with 50-yr architectural shingles); HVAC (2-zoned); NEW hot water heater, gutters (oversized with gutter guards), front patio (bluestone) and side patio (EP Henry). The home is freshly-painted, both interior and exterior (work in progress). The really large, wooded, irregular lot has spacious front, side and back yards and can accommodate a garage and/or pool (or maybe it can potentially be subdivided). There is also a shed on the property for extra storage (can be converted to a workshop). A stream flows in the back (yet property is NOT in a flood zone) and you can see deer, rabbits, foxes, hawks and other wildlife. Conveniently located near grocery stores, hospitals, dining, entertainment, shopping, SEPTA (train, trolley and bus), I-476/I-95, Swarthmore College, and PHL Airport, and is fairly close to Philadelphia and Wilmington. House sold as-is. All inspections are for buyer informational purposes only. Also for rent MLS# PADE547222.