Every year, Redfin predicts the neighborhoods that will be the most popular in the next year for 27 metro areas, including Philadelphia. We covered 2013's predictions, which included Phoenixville, Brewerytown, and West Germantown. Redfin says 2015 will be all about compromise between affordability and convenience. The list is created from looking at the the number of page views and favorites on Redfin, the prevalence of hot homes in the area, and insights from local real estate agents. First, they choose the 10 hottest neighborhoods across the nation as well as the five most up and coming areas in each of the 27 metros. In Philadelphia, our highest rated neighborhood was actually ranked second in the nation.
July 16, 2015