The median home value in Swarthmore,
PA is $235,000.
the county median home value of $180,000.
The national median home value is $231,815.
The average price of homes sold in Swarthmore,
PA is $235,000.
Approximately 69% of
Swarthmore homes are owned,
compared to 27% rented, while
5% are vacant.
Swarthmore real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes
Commercial properties are also available.
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A beautiful twin home in Swarthmore you can't miss! This construction offers three beds and two baths (one full, one half) across 1,224 finished sq ft. The main living room has a brick veneer, and the rest of the main floor features classic wood-paneled walls. There is a charming, discrete dining room, and the kitchen includes plenty of great countertop space. There are three substantial bedrooms upstairs, with great natural light, and the full hallway bath has classic tile. There is a semi-finished basement space with more wood paneling, laundry, and great storage space. The rear yard is spacious and fenced in, and there is a shed included(?)! Swarthmore College is less than a mile away, and there are some great walking and biking trails throughout the area. Nearby Chester Rd features plenty of amenities and shopping! Being close to both I-476 and I-95 means that trips or commutes to greater Philadelphia are easy and swift! This is a cozy, solid home, with lots of potential to be your new home, book an appointment today!
A move-in ready twin in desirable Swarthmore, with newer features and some wonderful finishes! This home was completely remodeled in 2017 and offers three beds and two baths (1 full, 1 half). The main floor has a clever and intuitive open design, with the dining room and living room arranged around the central kitchen. Throughout the home are newer lighting fixtures, ceiling fans, outlets, and switches, and all of the windows and doors have been replaced! The kitchen has stainless steel appliances, luxury vinyl flooring, granite countertops, mosaic and subway tile backsplash, and spacious 42" cherry cabinets. There is a half bath on this floor, and the living room gets some wonderful natural light through a set of floor-to-ceiling windows. There are three spacious bedrooms upstairs, as well as a full bath. An unfinished basement adds some extensive storage space, laundry, and wonderful potential for more living spaces. Every aspect of the construction has been thoughtfully cared for and upgraded recently: there was a new roof installed in 2016, gutters and exterior siding in 2017, and the central air and heater are only 11 years old. The backyard is completely fenced in, with a new patio, white vinyl fence, and shed all having been installed in 2018! Swarthmore College is less than a mile away, and there are some great walking and biking trails throughout the area. Being close to both I-476 and I-95 means that trips or commutes to greater Philadelphia are easy and swift! There is a lot to admire here, and this home is well-equipped for the future, book an appointment today! Showings start Saturday, August 8th. Plan to come with your best and final offer by Monday, August 10th!
Secluded cul-de-sac off a quiet street in Ridley's sought-after Swarthmore part of town. Situated in a neighborhood, but tucked away just enough to feel like you live on a secluded estate, you can enjoy extra privacy on a lot set far back from the street down an extra-long driveway. The magnificent house dates from 1888 and has been thoughtfully renovated throughout. It has a grand feel as you enter the center hall with a 2-story foyer and open staircase, which looks up to an elegant vintage chandelier. The home boasts original hardwood floors (completely refinished), 9-foot ceilings, recessed lighting through-out, and custom linen closets. Features include 6 bedrooms ~ with one bedroom that has built-in custom, queen-size Murphy bed with closets; 3 full and 3 half baths; 5 fireplaces; and, an upgraded kitchen with 2 walls of windows, which let the natural light stream in. The kitchen includes Mouser custom cabinetry, high-end stainless steel appliances, serpentine countertops, 2 sinks, a pot-filler, and an island with counter-seating. The bathrooms are renovated, including one with marble and a small claw-foot tub. The family/breakfast room has a bay window, custom cabinets, and custom built-in bench seating with storage. A separate den/office offers ample room to work from home. An impressive extra-large living room is a major highlight with triple crown molding and a wall of built-in bookshelves that flank a center wood-burning fireplace. The home also offers a separate sitting room/library, separate basement pantry, and separate laundry room in basement with a new washer/dryer on a built-in, solid pedestal. The large unfinished basement has been professionally water-proofed and includes a sump pump~ 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 most of the windows (Marvin and Anderson) and replaced the roof with 50-yr architectural shingles. NEW 2-zoned HVAC, NEW 50-gal hot water heater, NEW oversized gutters with guards, NEW front bluestone patio and treads. Freshly-painted, both interior and exterior (work in progress). Situated on an almost 1-acre lot, the house has a large shed on the property (can be converted to a workshop) and plenty of space to add a pool and/or garage. Conveniently located near grocery stores, hospitals, SEPTA, I-476/I-95, and a very short drive to PHL Airport, Philadelphia and Wilmington.
Welcome to the Two Minute Condo in the Heart of Swarthmore. Be at the train station in 2 minutes, grab a slice a pizza, your groceries, a cup of coffee, You name it you can do it in 2 Minutes! This Sun Filled 2 Bedroom Condo has been painted throughout and features new flooring, in unit laundry, a storage unit and attached garage with inside access! The condo ideally located within a 2 minute walk to the Swarthmore Train Station where you can be in Center City in 25 minutes, Swarthmore College Campus which is ranked #38 in the US for Most Beautiful College Campuses and a few minutes from 476 and I-95 giving you quick access to Philadelphia, Wilmington DE and the PHL International Airport. To top it off, this condo is part of the Award Winning Wallingford Swarthmore School District and is one of the only Pet Friendly Associations in Swarthmore. Schedule your showing Today and look forward to quiet, convenient living.
Welcome to 309 Yale Ave in friendly Swarthmore! Memories are waiting to be made in this fantastic home with 5 beds and 2.5 bath across 2,168 beautifully finished sq ft. Become part of the history of this incredible, exhaustively maintained 1897 construction. The classic wrap-around porch offers the perfect spot to drink lemonade and enjoy the lush scenery and gentle breezes from the porch swing. Every inch of the interior is thoughtfully finished with such charming and classic attention to detail. There are built-ins and custom woodwork throughout the home! The living room has hand-stained wood floors and charming original bay windows. The dining room features craftsman wood shutters and classic wainscotting. The kitchen is newly-remodeled, gourmet, and stylish, with granite countertops, cabinets with soft close doors, a farmhouse sink, wide wood plank flooring, a full set of modern appliances, and a cozy breakfast area, perfect for a morning coffee. Completing the main floor is a full-size utility/laundry room with a connecting half bath. The upper two floors of the home offer a combined five substantial bedrooms, all with great natural light and new ceiling fans. On the second floor, there are three bedrooms and a hallway full bath, with the bath featuring a new bath liner from Bath Fitters, as well as a new vanity with marble accents and real wood light sconces from Weinstein. The third floor features two more bedrooms and another beautiful full bath, and everything has a fresh coat of paint. The basement is quite large, and stays dry, making it an amazing place for storage. There is also a cedar closet and root cellar in the basement. Lovely landscaping gives an unforgettable surrounding presentation, with mature plantings and seasonal vegetable garden beds among lovely stone paths. There is so much space to garden, and the yard is completely fenced in with a new cedar fence. Whether you are relaxing under a century-old oak, entertaining with a summer bonfire in the stone fire pit, or enjoying serene moments on the rocking swing by the garden corner, nothing gets better than the outdoor spaces this home provides! You can't beat this location either! Nearby amenities include the local library, grocery stores, various local-favorite eateries, boutique shops, and some great coffee shops. Also located in the award-winning Wallingford-Swarthmore school district! Swarthmore is an amazing community to live in, with local events like community yoga, storytime at the library, and fun food truck festivals year-round! This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime listing for an undeniably incredible home. Don't miss your chance to become part of history today!
This 2 bedroom, 2 bath first floor unit has views of Crum Woods and fills with natural light. Walk directly from the Yale Ave carport entrance to your unit without using an elevator. This unit features new carpeting and paint throughout, new stainless steel oven and dishwasher, and full-size washer and dryer. This unit also has a (6'x8') storage locker - #P40 - that is located right across the hall. Community amenities include: meeting room, card/game room with full kitchen, 20 meter outdoor pool, secure bicycle storage, 5th floor hobby shop equipped with tools, weekday van service to Swarthmore train station, local grocery stores and shopping . Monthly condominium fees includes, costs of heat and air conditioning, electricity, natural gas, van service, pool, snow removal, trash removal, landscaping, common area housekeeping, and building maintenance and security. Just a short distance to the village of Swarthmore and train station and located close to major highways and the Philadelphia airport. Strath Haven Condominiums is the recipient of the Community Associates Institute (CAI) Gold Star award - awarded to only one other condominium community in Delaware County.
Enjoy stunning views of the Crum Woods treetops from one of the largest penthouse units in Strath Haven Condominum! This 3 bedroom, 4 full bath unit offers approximately 2600sqft of living space with an extensive list of features that set it apart from the others including an expansive master suite plus a spacious second en-suite, two separate balconies on the eastern and western sides of the building, a custom bar, and three spacious living areas all located on the top floor. The master suite has been freshly painted and offers a private retreat with beautiful natural light, a walk-in closet as well as two hall closets, a master bath with jetted tub PLUS a second bathroom with a therapeutic walk-in tub/shower. Sizable second bedroom is en-suite with stall shower and has two closets. Third bedroom doubles as an office and is across the hall from the fourth full bath. Kitchen opens to breakfast area, dining area, living room with brick fireplace and eastern balcony. Bright and open bar area leads to sitting room with custom built-ins and western balcony. Laundry is conveniently located in the unit. Additional upgrades include tasteful crown molding, owner operated HVAC zone in the master suite, plenty of room for storage including an in-unit utility closet plus two separate storage closets located in the building: one on the 9th floor and one conveniently outside the unit entrance. Additionally, as an owner in Strath Haven Condominium, you have access to wonderful amenities such as daily van transportation to Trader Joe~s and other shopping, a beautiful pool, a hobby room, a library, a meeting room and various social clubs. This unit is seamlessly comprised of units 1208 and 1209. Taxes and condo fees in the listing reflect the total for both tax parcels. Schedule your showing today!
Enjoy the sunset from your living room or balcony. Lovely views of the woods and Crum Creek. In the winter you can enjoy watching the ice skaters on the pond!! This condo is in an excellent location in the popular community of Strath Haven Condominiums. Spacious living room with sliders to a very large balcony, overlooking the pool. DR, updated kitchen with gas cooking and extra workspace and cabinets built in. Master Bedroom features walk in closets and Master bath. 2nd bedroom/office space and updated fixtures in the hall bath. Washer & Dryer in the unit with shelving. All utilities are included in the condo fee! Convenient to the town of Swarthmore and the train. Restaurants, banks, grocery and shops. Close proximity to I 476, I95, and the airport.
Gorgeous, updated, pristine, meticulous and just beautiful! There are no other adjectives! This home has so much pride of ownership inside, and the condo association maintains the outside and common areas just as impeccably! And only a life change makes this sale possible! You will not be disappointed by this brand new kitchen, brand new bathroom, freshly painted, all new carpet home! Kitchen also includes a dishwasher, plenty of cabinets, a built-in microwave and lovely counter tops. Closet space in this home is plentiful (and bedroom closets have new doors). Master bedroom is spacious and even includes a walk-in closet. There is a coat closet and a linen closet in main hall. Bathroom has a brand new vanity and walk-in shower. Faucet even lights up when turned on. The large sliding glass doors lead to the charming balcony. Elevators in this building are a bonus, as well as the beautiful in ground pool, laundry facility and kitchen/dining area with even a library. This home will not disappoint!
Looking for a spacious, move-in ready home in the desirable town of Swarthmore? Look no further, this is your home! This beautiful, colonial style style property offers plenty of space to grow, entertain and create memories. Nestled on a large, well-manicured corner lot, the home features 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Parking isn't scarce here as the home has a newer lengthy driveway and an attached 1 car garage. Whether you want to gather or just relax with the family, the home offers both a living room and a family room for indoor entertaining. The focal point of the newer eat-in kitchen is the stainless steel appliances and the sleek granite counter tops. Enjoy your own outdoor oasis in the home's massive back yard! There's plenty space for kids and animals to play, family barbecues or just sit out on the patio and enjoy a cup of coffee. Bonus space! In addition to storage, this shed is large enough to be used for entertainment, a creative workspace or a traditional home office for the true entrepreneur; the possibilities are endless! The shed is being sold as is and the buyer(s) assumes all responsibilities for repairs.
Enjoy the convenience of this 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo overlooking the pool and the college woods. This home features a full sized washer and dryer plus a storage unit, PL-49. Enjoy the amenities Strath haven offers such as van service, swimming pool, library, bicycle storage room, party room, hobby room and more. Come make this home your own and enjoy the care free lifestyle in this beautiful college town close to everything.
One of Strath Havens finest 2 Bedroom two bath condominium unit is now available. Enter from Harvard Rd to a convenient parking lot with elevator access to the 7th floor. This condo offers a full modern kitchen with plenty of countertop and closet space. Combination Dining area and Living room with new w/w/ carpets, add to the open floor concept. Sliding door off the Living room offers a cozy balcony for a favorite spot to have your morning cup of coffee. The Master bedroom is spacious with a large wall closet and a full bath with a shower.The second bedroom is a nice size and could also be used as an office. Laundry is a breeze with a washer and dryer located in your unit. Association fee includes: Electric, Gas, Heat and water. Fee also includes: Strath Haven offers daily van service to Swarthmore train station, monthly trips to Harrahs Casino, Trader Joes and various local businesses in Swarthmore. If you like an active social environment, the Social Committee holds various functions such as Bingo, Holiday Parties and other events. They also offer an in-house Library and outside swimming pool for the warm days of summer. You can visit their website for more information at: https://strathhavencondo.org/live-here/photo-gallery/
Enjoy the best of small town living in your own private floor of a rambling 1893 Victorian with all the classic nooks and crannies. Sip tea on the open wrap-around porch, and let the association keep up the grounds and shovel the snow. The village train station and town center are just a stroll through Swarthmore College campus away. The common lobby features high ceilings and a lovely seating area. You~ll spot beautifully restored stained-glass windows and a cozy window seat on the way to flat #3. The front door opens to a lovely open living and dining space with the neutral colors and beautifully finished white oak floors that are found throughout most of the flat. High ceilings, bright windows, and charming built-ins flanking an antique mirror are just a few of the very special details. The eat-in kitchen features a tile floor and backsplash with cherry cabinets, and offers a lovely breakfast area with a bank of windows overlooking the garden. Newer appliances and fixtures include an LG stainless steel refrigerator and a GE built-in microwave. At the end of the bedroom hall, the master suite opens to a light-filled bedroom with a vaulted, beamed ceiling with skylights and two large windows overlooking the backyard. A double closet and a master bath with tile floor, storage vanity and stall shower, as well as a laundry cupboard with full side-by-side washer & dryer complete the space. Also off the bedroom hall are a full tile hall bath with jacuzzi tub/shower, and the spacious second bedroom with an extra deep closet, overlooking the side yard. Off the living room, the third bedroom/office has two bright windows overlooking Walnut Lane, as well as a large closet. A spiral stair from the living room leads up to the turret. Finished into an airy open loft with a vaulted ceiling, huge skylight and mini-pentagonal turret window openings, this magical space is a perfect playroom, reading nook, or bonus space. Outside, the expansive lawn with mature trees provides a great spot for picnicking. A private garage bay keeps the snow off your car, and allows a great spot for bicycle storage. Ideally located in a small college town ~ just blocks from the beautiful campus and arboretum, town library, shops, elementary school, swim club and commuter train station ~ this lovely home will be the setting for many happy memories. (A simple video tour provided by the homeowner is available if you are interested!) Please note: Home was off-market due to coronavirus from April until May 20th. Actual days on market are likely far fewer than shown if you are viewing this listing on sites other than your agent's MLS portal.