Holmesburg, Philadelphia Homes For Sale & Real Estate

39 homes available on Trulia

  • 4013 Shelmire Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19136
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    Home Line Realty Corp
  • 7926 Craig St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
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    Keller Williams Real Estate Tri-County
  • 4620 Marple St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Affiliates
  • 4737 Oakmont St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Elite
  • 7919 Craig St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Market Force Realty
  • 4708 Rhawn St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Homestarr Realty
  • 4712 Rhawn St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Tesla Realty Group LLC
  • 3556 Meridian St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
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    Homestarr Realty
  • 8030 Ditman St #76, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Home Vista Realty
  • 8628 Ditman St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    HomeSmart Realty Advisors
  • 3445 Stanwood St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Realty Services-Bensalem
  • 4541 Marple St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
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    Keller Williams Realty - Moorestown
  • 3524 Lansing St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Keller Williams Realty Devon-Wayne
  • 4435 Loring St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Penn-Jersey Realty, LLC
  • 4202 Meridian St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    White Acre Realty
  • 4235 Rhawn St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    C-21 Advantage Gold-Roosevelt
  • 4528 Teesdale St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX 2000
  • 7801 Craig St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    HK99 Realty LLC
  • 3329 Rhawn St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Millennium-Huntingdon Valley
  • 4735 Loring St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Neighborhood Real Estate
  • 4769 Loring St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Affiliates
  • 4762 Sheffield St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
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    Appreciation Realty LLC
  • 4317 Cottman Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135
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    Appreciation Realty LLC
  • 8043 Fairview St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Quinn & Wilson, Inc.
  • 4336 Marple St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Acre Real Estate Group LLC
  • 4522 McMenamy St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Eastern-Philadelphia-Gr
  • 4328 Aldine St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    RE/MAX Access
  • 7420 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    HK99 Realty LLC
  • 4238 Chippendale St, Philadelphia, PA 19136
    Home Vista Realty

Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA Real Estate Trends

Learn about the Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA housing market through trends and averages.

Affordability of Living in Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA

The typical home value is $189,086
Homes are typically worth $264/sqft
Trends and affordability stats are provided by third party data sources.

Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA Average Home Value, by Home Size

Home SizeHome Value*
1 bedroom (See homes)$98,560
2 bedrooms (See homes)$165,188
3 bedrooms (See homes)$186,365
4 bedrooms (See homes)$251,677
*Home value over the past month

Explore Neighborhoods in Holmesburg, Philadelphia, PA

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What Locals Say about Holmesburg

At least 345 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 91%
    There are sidewalks
  • 89%
    It's dog friendly
  • 84%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 73%
    Kids play outside
  • 71%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 70%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 65%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 62%
    Car is needed
  • 55%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 51%
    Parking is easy
  • 43%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 42%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 41%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 41%
    There's wildlife
  • 39%
    It's quiet
  • 35%
    There are community events
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    "Community friendly Peaceful and for me affordable . I want to b in a clean and respected neighborhood tht ischild safe and elderly safe ."
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    "It’s a good quiet area with good schools and nice homes the area is very nice neighborhood is good and quite"
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    "This neighborhood is loud,crime is on the rise and mice are unrealistically ridiculous. The upside to this comment is most of the neighbors are awesome."
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    " We areNot very far from Pennypack Park. It’s has a paved path, or you can cross the creek and go off-road"
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    "No dog park. Easy to navigate neighborhood. Quite streets. No local park. Near bike trials I will recommend this area"
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    "my neighborhood is great and safe school nea me and shopping erea I don't have any problems with my neighbors"
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    "Near highways and public transportation, but Crime in the neighborhood has increased in the past year. "
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    "Some houses in Holmesburg have yards suitable for dogs. There are walking trails in the area to walk your dog."
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    "Sidewalks everywhere. Good for walking. Park down street. Dogs to meet up with. Lots of trees and fire hydrants. "
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    "Many people do not appreciate dog owners in this area. They do not follow the leash laws. They also do not clean up after their pets and allow them to deficate on everyone’s property. They leave dogs out in back driveways for hours on end barking and disrupting neighbors ( especially at night)"
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    "I lived in Holmesburg for 3 years and it’s so peaceful. I love how I can raise my son in a great neighborhood. "
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    "No events in particular. But the streets are nice, very pet friendly. A little too many kids for my taste but overall pretty safe and clean. Only been living in Holmesburg for a year and a half but I do plan on buying a house out here at some point. Also very easy to find parking "
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    "The neighborhood has good transportation buses on time access to Frankfurt tournament on have a small bus depot "
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    "We have community events that are poorly planned and the attendance is low. People do try but no one wants to put in effort or support the neighborhood "
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    "Pennypack Park is a great place to walk your dog....................................................."
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    "There are some playgrounds and athletic associations in the area. There is a park nearby with horse and bike trails. It is generally a pretty safe area"
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    "They would like a dog friendly park and possibly at every corner trash cans for poop bags, they wouldn’t like unknown dog poop on their lawns"
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  • Trulia User
    "Not a bad neighborhood on my block people take care of they’re property, (lawns etc). A lot of kids play outside. Most people pick up after they’re dogs. Neighbors are mostly friendly."
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    "I work in Horsham and I just take 73 it's not bad but when school is in session it takes a little while longer. there's not always parking available around here either. if I have to get to Center City I have multiple options right down the street from me or I could drive my car and park and get on the L train"
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  • Trulia User
    "Not that many kids in the neighborhood anymore has it’s up and downs have had things stolen out our front yard in broad daylight "
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    "I'm here for two years but I like it it's a great neighborhood My kids and my wife is happy since we moved here "
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    "Neighborhood is friendly and quiet for the most part, there's always a select group of kids but that's mainly in the summer. I have lived here 5 years with no problems from anyone in the neighborhood or passing through. Only negative for me about it is the only grocery store is PJP which is over priced for most regular items."
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    "They always have something going on right by Cottman and Frankford. Almost everyone celebrates all the holidays so the kids have a blast. Plus there’s about 4 parks all within walking distance."
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  • Trulia User
    "There are many families in this area parks are nice good school close by Friendly neighbors not lot of parking on my block clean neighborhood no drama "
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  • Trulia User
    "This neighborhood is changing, a lot of Asian and Hispanic people are buying up property. The diversity is good, however, you dont just want one group of people in any neighborhood. Drugs are not as open as it once was. nice schools. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I've lived here for 2 years and I love it here. nice and quiet and the neighbors are very friendly and welcoming "
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  • Trulia User
    "I've lived in this neighborhood for about 3 years and it's not too bad. There is crime and drugs around sometimes, but all in all the neighbors are friendly."
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  • Trulia User
    "Good combination of historical buildings, old Victorian houses and easy access to shops. Quiet but not isolated."
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  • Trulia User
    "a friend lives hear and it is a safe neighborhood. everyone knows the people around and kids are always outside."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s a nice quite neighborhood with good people!! Shops and restaurants in the area with little commute! "
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Holmesburg Guide

What's it like to live in Holmesburg?

There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Holmesburg, as well as some areas with a vibrant atmosphere. It is very easy to access green spaces in the neighborhood, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in and reaching a park is easy from numerous residences. This neighborhood has many sections that are very calm and quiet; however other spots can be noisy, especially near Delaware Expressway or one of the railway lines.

What kinds of homes are available in Holmesburg?

In Holmesburg, around two thirds of dwellings are townhouses, and the remaining properties are mainly duplexes. This neighborhood also has a variety of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. The homes in this part of the city are very old, since the majority of its dwellings were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.

What are the schools, restaurants and shopping like in Holmesburg?

It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary as well as high schools from any location in this part of Philadelphia. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of food, the closest grocery store in Holmesburg is generally only a very short walk away. Moreover, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, for instance along Frankford Avenue, and a small selection of coffee shops can be found as well.

What are the best ways to get around in Holmesburg?

Holmesburg will please homeowners that appreciate a variety of methods of transportation. The public transit network in Holmesburg is practical. In particular, homeowners can count on the Holmesburg Jct Station on the Trenton Line. There are a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Cars are also a good means of transportation in Holmesburg. It is easy to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Delaware Expressway. It is convenient for people walking to move around in Holmesburg; carrying out day-to-day needs is easy, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well.
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