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1637 Wakeling Street

PHILADELPHIA, PA 19124
  • $235,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 31 Days
  • MLS #: PAPH2353576
$235,000
  • 0
    BEDS
  • 0.04
    ACRES
  • 0
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 1,892
    SQFT
  • $124
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Multi-Family
Built:
1897
County:

School Ratings & Info

Description

Step into the welcoming embrace of the Frankford neighborhood, where a remarkable multi-family property awaits both investors and residents alike. This vacant gem not only promises an exceptional investment opportunity but also a comfortable abode in a bustling community. As you enter you are welcomed by a cozy foyer that is accented with all the original wood work from when the house was originally built and has been kept in great shape. Unit one presents a snug 1 bed 1 bath apartment with a well-appointed kitchen, catering perfectly to individuals seeking cozy living. The basement is also accessible through the 1st floor which can be used for extra storage and even offers a washer and dryer. The 1st floor is complete with the added perk of a fenced-in yard for outdoor leisure and gardening enthusiasts. Meanwhile, unit two offers a generous 2 Bed 1 Bath layout that offers a ton a space and natural light.This home can be the perfect opportunity for an investor looking to add to their rental portfolio or for someone who is looking to lower their living expenses by living in one unit and renting the other unit out. This property is in pristine condition and can be occupied right away getting a return on investment instantly.With an impressive Walk Score of 83, many daily tasks can be easily accomplished without relying on a car. The Transit Score stands at 88, indicating excellent transit options that make getting around convenient for most journeys. Nearby dining options include New China, Lo Chinese Restaurant, Philly Pretzel Factory, and more, ensuring a variety of culinary experiences within reach. Families will appreciate the proximity to schools like School of Faith in God, Mastery Cc Smedley Campus, and Frankford High School. Grocery shopping is convenient with options such as Sugar & Spice, Clarica Mini Market, and F & C Food Market nearby. For commuters, the property is just six minutes away from the MFL Frankford TC to 69th St TC at the Frankford Transportation Center - MFL stop. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy nearby parks like White Hall Commons, Frankford Stadium, and Wissinoming Park.Property qualifies for CRA program for a conventional loan with 3% down payment and no mortgage insurance. This Property Qualifies for a 10K Grant as it is in the Majority-Minority Census Grant offered by Prosperity Home Mortgage. Can be used for Closing Costs, Buy Rate Down, etc 100% Forgivable to All Buyers- Not just First Time, reach out for more information.Nearby, an array of local businesses beckon, from charming cafes to enticing eateries, ensuring convenience at every turn. Commuting is hassle-free, thanks to accessible public transportation options that link you effortlessly to the vibrant attractions of Center City Philadelphia. For healthcare professionals, the proximity to Jefferson Frankford Hospital adds an extra layer of convenience, making it an attractive option for potential renters, such as travel nurses. With endless possibilities for both investment and residency, seize the opportunity to transform this vacant multi-family property into your own haven. Reach out to us today for more details or to arrange a viewing and be part of the excitement in this thriving Philadelphia neighborhood!

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1637 Wakeling Street PHILADELPHIA, PA 19124

  • Price: $235,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 31 Days
  • MLS #: PAPH2353576
0
Beds
0
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.04
Acres
1,892
SQFT
$124
$/SQFT
1897
Built
Neighborhood:
Frankford
County:
Philadelphia
Area:
19124 (19124)
School District:
The School District Of Philadelphia
Property Description
Step into the welcoming embrace of the Frankford neighborhood, where a remarkable multi-family property awaits both investors and residents alike. This vacant gem not only promises an exceptional investment opportunity but also a comfortable abode in a bustling community. As you enter you are welcomed by a cozy foyer that is accented with all the original wood work from when the house was originally built and has been kept in great shape. Unit one presents a snug 1 bed 1 bath apartment with a well-appointed kitchen, catering perfectly to individuals seeking cozy living. The basement is also accessible through the 1st floor which can be used for extra storage and even offers a washer and dryer. The 1st floor is complete with the added perk of a fenced-in yard for outdoor leisure and gardening enthusiasts. Meanwhile, unit two offers a generous 2 Bed 1 Bath layout that offers a ton a space and natural light.This home can be the perfect opportunity for an investor looking to add to their rental portfolio or for someone who is looking to lower their living expenses by living in one unit and renting the other unit out. This property is in pristine condition and can be occupied right away getting a return on investment instantly.With an impressive Walk Score of 83, many daily tasks can be easily accomplished without relying on a car. The Transit Score stands at 88, indicating excellent transit options that make getting around convenient for most journeys. Nearby dining options include New China, Lo Chinese Restaurant, Philly Pretzel Factory, and more, ensuring a variety of culinary experiences within reach. Families will appreciate the proximity to schools like School of Faith in God, Mastery Cc Smedley Campus, and Frankford High School. Grocery shopping is convenient with options such as Sugar & Spice, Clarica Mini Market, and F & C Food Market nearby. For commuters, the property is just six minutes away from the MFL Frankford TC to 69th St TC at the Frankford Transportation Center - MFL stop. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy nearby parks like White Hall Commons, Frankford Stadium, and Wissinoming Park.Property qualifies for CRA program for a conventional loan with 3% down payment and no mortgage insurance. This Property Qualifies for a 10K Grant as it is in the Majority-Minority Census Grant offered by Prosperity Home Mortgage. Can be used for Closing Costs, Buy Rate Down, etc 100% Forgivable to All Buyers- Not just First Time, reach out for more information.Nearby, an array of local businesses beckon, from charming cafes to enticing eateries, ensuring convenience at every turn. Commuting is hassle-free, thanks to accessible public transportation options that link you effortlessly to the vibrant attractions of Center City Philadelphia. For healthcare professionals, the proximity to Jefferson Frankford Hospital adds an extra layer of convenience, making it an attractive option for potential renters, such as travel nurses. With endless possibilities for both investment and residency, seize the opportunity to transform this vacant multi-family property into your own haven. Reach out to us today for more details or to arrange a viewing and be part of the excitement in this thriving Philadelphia neighborhood!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Other Construction Materials Masonry Exterior Features Street LightsSidewalks Garage YN No Parking Types On Street Patio And Porch Features Porch(es) Pool No Pool Water Access YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 1892 Basement FullUnfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/C Fireplace YN No Flooring WoodCeramic Tile Heating Radiant Heating YN Yes Single Room Units 0 Spa YN No Three Bedroom Units 0 Two Bedroom Units 1

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventionalFHAVA Accessibility Features None Central Air YN Yes Cooling Fuel Natural Gas Cross Street Darrah St Foundation Details Brick/Mortar Heating Fuel Natural GasOther Historic YN No Hot Water Natural Gas Municipality PHILADELPHIA Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Number Of Units Total 2 Original MLSNumber 803061108720 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Property Sub Type Duplex Sale Type Standard Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Twin/Semi-Detached Tax Annual Amount 3204.00 Tax Lot 118 Transportation Airport less than 10 milesBus Stop less than 1 mileCommuter Rail Station less than 1 mile Utilities Electric AvailableNatural Gas AvailableCable TV Available Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Zoning RSA3

 
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