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$169,000 Sold Price
OFF MARKET: SOLD ON 08/08/16

2505 Townsend St Philadelphia, PA 19125 (Kensington)

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  • Townhome
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 full Bathroom
  • 702 sqft
  • Lot size: 830 sqft
  • Built in 1875
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Property Details for 2505 Townsend St


Sold > PA > Philadelphia > 19125 > Kensington > 2505 Townsend St
This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from November 17, 2015
Great opportunity for a first time buyer or an investor. Quaint 2 bedroom home completely renovated with an open floor plan conveniently located in the Heart of Fishtown. Living and kitchen area freshly painted with new hardwood flooring, a modern eat in kitchen offers soft closure white shaker style cabinetry with glass backsplash, stainless steel appliances including gas range. A full ceramic tiled bath is conveniently located in the rear of the kitchen of the first floor. Spiral stairs lead to 2 bedrooms with ceiling fans. Basement offers laundry facilities, mechanical and great stor...age area. Exit to a small rear yard. Why rent when you can own, buy into this hot, hot area while you still can. Located within walking distance to ALL that Fishtown has to offer, including art galleries, pubs/cafes, and public transportation. Minutes to Center City, I 95 and most bridges.
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2505 Townsend St Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 03/2016:
    • Row house (Residential)
    • 702 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story with basement
    • Basement: Full Basement
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • Lot Size: 830 sqft
    • 4 Rooms
    • County: Philadelphia
    • 1 Bathroom
    • Built In 1875
    • Construction: Masonry

Home Expenses For 2505 Townsend St


Property Taxes and Assessment of 2505 Townsend St


Land
Improvement
Total
$8,831
+
$91,369
=
$100,200
Year Tax Assessment Market
2017 $1,403 N/A N/A
2015 N/A N/A $100,200 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 2505 Townsend St


Date Event Price Source Agents
08/08/2016 Sold view detail $169,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    08/08/2016
  • Contract Date
    07/29/2016
  • Sale Price
    $169,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $1,690
  • County Transfer Tax
    $5,070
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $6,760
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
09/03/1999 Sold view detail $12,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    09/03/1999
  • Contract Date
    08/20/1999
  • Sale Price
    $12,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $120
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
10/16/1997 Sold view detail $9,375 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    10/16/1997
  • Contract Date
    08/14/1997
  • Sale Price
    $9,375
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $281
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $94
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    REO Resale
03/21/1997 Sold view detail $4,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    03/21/1997
  • Contract Date
    01/13/1997
  • Sale Price
    $4,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    REO and Trustee Deed
  • Document Type
    REO Repossession

Real Estate Trends in Kensington

Average listing price for similar homes $156,620 7% below sale price
Average listing price for all homes in Kensington $194,992 13% above sale price
Median sale price for all homes in Kensington $181,000 7% above sale price

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