Reflecting on This Past Year

Reflecting on This Past Year

As we wrap up 2021, we are so grateful for another successful year for The Barach Group! Through the uncertainties and unpredictable nature of this crazy year, we were able to stay laser focused and devoted to helping our valued clients buy and sell their homes efficiently. Read on to learn about the success of […]

Compass Q3 Market Report

Compass Q3 Market Report

The third quarter of 2021 has officially concluded, meaning The Barach Group has wrapped up yet another successful season! The real estate market was very strong throughout the city of Philadelphia over the past few months, as homes tended to sell significantly faster than this time last year. Thanks to our team’s comprehensive knowledge of […]

Helpful Tips to Perfect Your Next Tailgate

Helpful Tips to Perfect Your Next Tailgate

The air is crisp and the leaves are changing. This can only mean one thing for The Barach Group… it’s football season! Our team can be found cheering on the Eagles or chanting for the Penn State Nittany Lions. We love kicking back, relaxing, and spending time with our family and friends at tailgates. Read […]

Soak Up The Last Bits of Summer in Philadelphia

Soak Up The Last Bits of Summer in Philadelphia

Whether we’re ready to admit it or not, summer is slowly coming to an end! Families are preparing to send children back to school and residents are steadily returning to the city from nearby beach towns. We’re excited to see Philadelphians flood back to our incredible neighborhoods and enjoy all of the wonderful restaurants, attractions, […]

Hottest Philadelphia neighborhoods: Passyunk Square

Hottest Philadelphia neighborhoods: Passyunk Square

South Philadelphia’s Passyunk Square is quickly becoming one of the hottest neighborhoods in Philadelphia. And it’s no wonder — the area surrounding East Passyunk Avenue boasts several great parks and recreation centers, dining and nightlife, affordable housing, easy transportation options to Center City and a diverse coterie of engaged neighbors. Passyunk Square is a melting […]

Summertime at the Schuylkill

Summertime at the Schuylkill

A summer hotspot in the Philadelphia community, the Schuylkill River Banks is an escape from the construction and sweltering mid-July heat that consumes the heart of the city. Whether you’re taking a late afternoon stroll or training for a marathon, the banks is the place to be. The Schuylkill River Banks includes the tidal portion […]

Old City’s Hidden Mosaic Gem

Old City’s Hidden Mosaic Gem

On the corner of 6th and Walnut, the Curtis Center lobby is home to an intricate 15 by 49 foot glass mosaic mural. With over 100,000 pieces of favrile glass and over 260 individual colors,  the Dream Garden illuminates this marble lobby. Although this work of art resides amid the tourist hub of the National […]

Philadelphia’s Museum of the American Revolution

Philadelphia’s Museum of the American Revolution

Just two months ago, the Museum of the American Revolution opened its doors to the public with a memorable opening ceremony featuring former Vice President, Joe Biden, and a member of the original cast of the Broadway musical “Hamilton”, James Harcourt. In fact, the opening ceremony itself occurred on the 242nd anniversary of the “Shot […]

Chinese Lantern Festival Returns to Franklin Square

Chinese Lantern Festival Returns to Franklin Square

Last year the Chinese Lantern Festival at Franklin Square brought in over 90,000 people and became the very first event of its type in the Northeast. With the help of social media, the festival’s popularity grew so much that it came back for a second year! If you haven’t made it over to Franklin Square […]

Skyline from Drexel Park

Skyline from Drexel Park

  If you are a busy Drexel University student or you work in the area and need a quick relaxing break, you may need to stop by Drexel Park. The park is located at 32nd Street and Powelton Ave. it offers spectacular views of the Philadelphia skyline from an easily accessible University City location, just […]

Beat The Heat with These Cool Pools!

Beat The Heat with These Cool Pools!

With temperatures hitting the mid-90’s this week and into the weekend, it’s time to find the nearest body of water. Luckily for Philadelphia residents, there is no shortage of pools to take a dip in. Public Pools There are 75 public pools throughout the city that are all officially open for the summer season! Not […]