As far as repairs go, have you looked into FHA 203k renovation loans? What happens here is the estimated repairs are lumped into the mortgage so the 3.5% down still remains t ... more
$75/ft if you go to the wood.
If you're doing it for your own enjoyment, go for it! We shouldn't just bed down in our houses at the end of the night but genuinely enjoy their amenities while ... more
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14-211. "R-10" Residential District.
(1) Use Regulations. The specific uses permitted in t ... more
Try calling 5-6 contractors and get bids f ... more
Did you ever get an answer to this question? I am considering doing the same thing. Did you do it? If so, how did it turn out and roughly what did it cos if you don't mind?
How long have you owned the property?
Good news: Here's the site to go to - http://www.philaplanning.org/
Bad news: It's something you would have to ask them.
If it does I will contact you. Do you have an e-mail address you can forward to me?
In most cases, the city will not care if you use a commercially zoned property as a residence. Most of the zoning codes allow for more than one use.
The problem wi ... more