$299,0002217 S 8th St

2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148


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4 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths
1,350 SqFt
Schools Nearby
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Property Facts and Features

Home TypeTownhouse

ParkingOn Street

Year Built1922




MLS #PAPH2140420

Lot Size0.02 Acres


About 2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

corner 8 th and tree with a car garage.legally zoned as duplex,current used as one family.it is easy convert to 2 family.very spacious.full length of building.a lot of windows,great natural lights.current tenants live there for 3 /4 years,,monthly rent low $1400,willing to stay if investors want to buy or give 60 days notice to vacate. first floor: open living room/dining /rear kitchen,full bath off dining area;rear garage; 2 nd fl: 4 bedrooms,1 full bath,rear bedrooms can go out for roof deck on top of garage,one bedroom goes to rear bedroom,master bedroom has great closet,huge.full basement,access to the street and very good height for storage. it is good for someone who looks for bigger space.

Interior Features

  • Full Bathrooms:

  • Basement:

  • Interior:

    Kitchen - Eat-In

Exterior Features

  • Parking:

    On Street
  • Architectural Style:

    Straight Thru
  • Lot Size:

    0.02 Acres


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  • Cooling:



  • Originating MLS:

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  • Municipality:

  • Directions:

    8th and tree
  • Listing Office:

    GE21 Realty
  • Listing Agent:

    Xia Zhao
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Property History for 2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

Sold icon Mar 19, 2004Home Sold

Tax History for 2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

2020$2,427 -

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What's it like to live at 2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148?

Schools Near 2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Outlined schools indicate they are assigned to this listing.



Francis Scott Key School Francis Scott Key School url

2230 S 8th St0.02 mi

Public District KG-6


Southwark School Southwark School url

1835 S 9th St0.32 mi

Public District KG-8


John H. Taggart School John H. Taggart School url

400 W Porter St0.40 mi

Public District KG-8



Christopher Columbus Charter School Christopher Columbus Charter School url

South Building1.19 mi

Public Charter KG-8


Universal Institute Charter School Universal Institute Charter School url

800 S 15th St1.42 mi

Public Charter KG-9


Universal Institute Charter School at Vare, EH Universal Institute Charter School at Vare, EH url

2100 S 24th St1.44 mi

Public Charter 5-8



South Philadelphia High School South Philadelphia High School url

2101 S Broad St0.47 mi

Public District 9-12


Mastery Charter School - Thomas Campus Mastery Charter School - Thomas Campus url

927 Johnston St0.49 mi

Public Charter KG-12


Furness High School Furness High School url

1900 S 3rd St0.51 mi

Public District 9-12

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Living In Philadelphia, PA

What type of housing is available in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia?

South Philadelphia experienced its biggest construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this era. The predominance of townhouses in the housing stock of this community is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the units in South Philadelphia and 40% are rented. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.

Is South Philadelphia, Philadelphia a good place to live?

South Philadelphia is a great part of the city for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. There are a large number of lively parts in this area for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, there are usually lots of people around, and finding one of the over 100 bars is very easy since they are generally situated in very convenient locations. Reese Street is among the most active streets in this part of the city. There are about 50 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, such as Wilson Park and Roosevelt Park, which makes them easy to access from the majority of locations in the community.

Are things conveniently located in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia?

Home buyers in South Philadelphia will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, thanks to 1400-odd restaurants and cafes in South Philadelphia, there is typically a place to get a meal or a beverage just around the corner. It is also a short walk to a very good selection of clothing stores, for instance on 9th Street. Concerning education, house buyers will welcome that no matter where their home is situated in South Philadelphia, both primary and secondary schools are close by. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.

What does the transportation in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia look like?

Regardless of the means of transportation, it is quite simple to get around in this community. South Philadelphia is very suitable for those who travel by foot; most day-to-day needs are very easy to meet by walking, and numerous businesses of different types can be found as well. The public transit system in South Philadelphia is very accessible. More specifically, house owners can rely on a multitude of rapid transit stations on the Broad Street Line. The community is served by approximately 20 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Cars are also a reasonably good medium of transportation in this area. Many homes for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Delaware Expressway.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 2217 S 8th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 2217 S 8th St property is $299,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 2217 S 8th St is a townhouse located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19148.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 2217 S 8th St is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 2217 S 8th St are:
Francis Scott Key School: GreatSchools Rating 2/10
South Philadelphia 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 $2,427 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on March 19, 2004 for $70,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 2217 S 8th St has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 2217 S 8th St is 1,350 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 2217 S 8th St is 1922.
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Rocket HomesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia CountyPhiladelphia191482217 S 8th St

This home is located at 2217 S 8th St in Philadelphia, PA and zip code 19148 in the South Philadelphia neighborhood. This 1,350 square foot home, which was built in 1922, sits on a 0.02 acre lot. Features: 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since July 18, 2022 and is currently priced at $299,000. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $22,087.

In September 2022 in Philadelphia, PA there were 4.1% more homes for sale than in August 2022. In September 2022, listings were on the market for 39 days. During the same period, the median list price in this real estate market was $279,832. Over 226 listings were sold over their listed price in September 2022 in Philadelphia, PA. In the same period over 613 listings were sold below the listed price and 278 listings were sold for the listed price. Residents of Philadelphia, PA typically earn less than $35k each year. Residents typically live in single, no kids family. Typical level of education for residents in this area is high school diploma.

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