The question is, what exactly do you mean by "that bad."
First, if you are referring to crime statistics, licensed real estate agents are not allowed to say whether or not they think a certain area is safe or not; it violates our ethics code. Plus, the term "safe" can be extremely subjective.
Second, if you are interested in learning more about the crime statistics for a certain area, please check out this link: https://www.crimereports.com/agency/philadelphia.
You can literally look at specific street corners to see recent activity.
If you need anything else, please let me know.
Timothy M. Garrity | REALTORÂ®, ABRÂ®, e-PROÂ®
U S Spaces, Inc. | 2043 Locust St. 1F, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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