The Fitler Square neighborhood is located in Center City West in Philadelphia. It is just north of Graduate Hospital. It’s bordered by the Schuylkill River to the west and the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood to the east. The neighborhood is often considered a smaller neighborhood within Rittenhouse Square. You can search all Fitler Square homes for sale and find out more about living in the neighborhood below.
Fitler Square Homes for Sale
Homes for sale in Fitler Square can range from studio and 1 bedroom condos in the $100,000’s to 4 to 6 bedroom rowhouses with over 4,000 square feet selling for $2,000,000 to $4,000,000.
The typical single-family home in Fitler Square is a 3 bed/3 bath rowhouse with about 2100 square feet. The median price for homes like these is $1,350,000.
Fitler Square Condos for Sale
There are number of condo buildings in Fitler Square. Below you’ll find links to the most popular Fitler Square condos for sale.
The Real Estate Market
Fitler Square homes sell quickly and often for the asking price or higher. The neighborhood is among the highest priced in Philadelphia. Half of the homes for sale in Fitler Square sell within 15 days of going on the market.
There are few new construction homes in Fitler Square. The vast majority of the homes in the neighborhood date back to the early 20th century and earlier. You’ll still find a few streets with homes on scenic cobblestone streets.
Living in Fitler Square
Fitler Square is a mostly residential urban neighborhood with attached rowhouses, a few condos, and a lot of great little local shops and restaurants. It’s among the most walkable neighborhoods in Philadelphia. People love living here for the easy access to neighboring Rittenhouse Square, the University of Pennsylvania, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
The neighborhood parks include Fitler Square Park and Schuylkill Banks Park. Fitler Square Park is centrally located and home to neighborhood activities and a farmer’s market.
Schuylkill Banks Park has a two fenced-in dog parks both with turf surfaces. It also has a large playground and grass fields. You can easily access the Schuylkill River Trail here. The trail follows the river into Montgomery County. It’s perfect for walking, bike riding, and running.
More Information and Resources
For more info about living in Fitler Square and Center City check out these additional resources . . .
- Fitler Square Neighborhood Association
- Center City Residents Association
- University of Pennsylvania
- Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
- Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
- SEPTA (Public Transportation)
- The Best Neighborhoods in Philadelphia to Buy a Home
Buying a Home in Fitler Square
Are you thinking of buying a home in Fitler Square? Homes in Fitler Square sell quickly so it’s important to get updates of new listings as they hit the market and get into homes quickly. Most homes in the neighborhood will get multiple offers so you should expect competition when buying a home.
To make sure that you’re ready when the perfect Fitler Square home hits the market start by talking with a local lender and getting mortgage loan pre-approval. If you need assistance buying a home in Fitler Square please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll be happy to get you started on your Fitler Square home search.
Selling a Home in Fitler Square
It’s definitely a strong seller’s market in Fitler Square. That certainly makes it a great time to sell a home in the neighborhood. To maximize your profits and sell your home as easily as possible it’s important to get your home clean, organized, and photo ready. Most importantly, choose the right asking price as homes sell quickly when they’re priced right for their size, features, and condition. If you need help selling your home please email me at email@example.com.
Fitler Square Realtors®
Choosing the right Realtor® for your home sale or purchase makes all the difference. There are many excellent Realtors® in Fitler Square who help home buyers and sellers in the neighborhood every day. Here at Philly City to Suburbs we have a network of amazing real estate agents throughout the city and we’ll be happy to connect you with a specialist to meet your needs. Whether you’re looking for someone who knows the luxury market or the finer details of every condo building in Fitler Square, we can help. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for an initial consultation.