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2116 Melvin St, Philadelphia, PA, 19131


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3 Bedrooms
1 Full Bath, 1 Partial
1,284 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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2116 Melvin St, Philadelphia$190,000

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Property Highlights

Home TypeTownhouse
ParkingOff Street
Year Built1925
HeatingHot Water
MLS #PAPH2281488
Lot Size0.03 Acres
StatusAccepting Backup Offers

About 2116 Melvin St

Welcome home to this lovely, well-maintained home nestled on a quiet block in Overbrook. This home boasts 3 generous sized bedrooms and 1 full bathroom upstairs. Entering in, you will find there's plenty of light with large windows and beautiful wood floors. The living room flows into the dining room, making plenty of space for gatherings and entertaining. The kitchen has been well-kept and has a small walkout deck in the exterior. The basement is full and large, great for storage or finishing for additional space with a powder room. Lastly, there is also brand new siding added to the exterior. Schedule your appointment today! You will not be disappointed.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Straight Thru
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Stories: 2
  • Living Area: 1,284 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: RE/MAX Affiliates
  • Office Phone: (215) 335-6900
  • Listing Agent: Shardaye Hagans

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Basement: Yes

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Parking Information:

  • Parking: Off Street

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot Size: 0.03 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Hot Water
  • Cooling: None

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Overbrook High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Dimner Beeber Middle School, Public District Grades 6-8
  • Samuel Gompers Elementary School, Public District Grades KG-6


Directions Information:

  • Directions: GPS friendly


  • Philadelphia

Price Information

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $190,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $148/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $335
  • Tax Year: 2020
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2116 Melvin St vs Philadelphia


+21 Days


-$70.3K Less


-$49 Less


This property is $70.3K less than the Median Sold Price and $49/SqFt less than other homes in Philadelphia, PA.

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: BRIGHT
  • MLS Number: #PAPH2281488

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: RE/MAX Affiliates
  • Office Phone: (215) 335-6900
  • Listing Agent: Shardaye Hagans

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Tax History

2020$335 -

History based on county public records data.

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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • Samuel Gompers Elementary School

  • 5701 Wynnefield Ave

  • 0.45 miles

  • Public District Grades KG-6

Middle School

  • Dimner Beeber Middle School

  • 5925 Malvern Ave

  • 0.12 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8

High School

  • Overbrook High School

  • 5898 Lancaster Ave

  • 0.34 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $75,441. Typical income of Philadelphia, PA residents is between $35k-100k annually. The majority of families are single, no kids. The majority of residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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Living In Wynnefield, Philadelphia

What type of housing is available in Wynnefield, Philadelphia?

Around 60% of dwellings are townhouses, making it easy to find townhouses in Wynnefield, but large apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Most housing in this neighborhood was built prior to the 1960s, during its largest construction boom. This part of Philadelphia has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented.

Is Wynnefield, Philadelphia a good place to live?

The character of Wynnefield is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are tranquil - however noise can be problematic close to one of the railway lines. Lastly, public green spaces, such as West Fairmount Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making it very easy to access them from most locations in Wynnefield.

Are things conveniently located in Wynnefield, Philadelphia?

It is a short walk to reach primary as well as high schools from anywhere in Wynnefield. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. With respect to food, a supermarket is ordinarily reachable within a very short walk from most houses for sale in Wynnefield. Moreover, those who like to eat in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of options in this part of the city.

What does the transportation in Wynnefield, Philadelphia look like?

Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is straightforward to travel in Wynnefield. House buyers can rely on public transit to move around in Wynnefield by reason of Wynnefield Avenue Station on the Cynwyd Line, and a few nearby bus lines. Cars are also a good medium of transportation in Wynnefield. Parking is generally easy, and the majority of real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. Active home buyers will enjoy the very pedestrian-friendly character of this area; all daily errands can be run on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 2116 Melvin St

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 2116 Melvin St property is $190,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 2116 Melvin St is a townhouse located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19131.

Is this property for sale now?

Accepting Backup Offers: 2116 Melvin St is Accepting Backup Offers (Active Under Contract), there is still a chance to have your real estate agent submit an offer.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 2116 Melvin St are:
Samuel Gompers Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 3/10
Dimner Beeber Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 2/10
Overbrook High School: GreatSchools Rating 1/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2020 is $335 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 2116 Melvin St has 3 bedrooms and 1 full and 1 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 2116 Melvin St is 1,284 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 2116 Melvin St is 1925.

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This home is located at 2116 Melvin St in Philadelphia, PA and zip code 19131 in the Wynnefield neighborhood. This 1,284 square foot home, which was built in 1925, sits on a 0.03 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since September 25, 2023 and is currently priced at $190,000.

Philadelphia, PA housing market in October 2023 saw over 220 listings sold above listed price, more than 227 sold at listed price and over 473 sold below. The inventory of homes for sale in Philadelphia, PA between September 2023 and October 2023 increased by 3.9%. While the average time on the market in October 2023 was 43 days, the median list price was $260,350.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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