1938 South 12th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19148

1,240 Sq. Ft.
$286 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1938 South 12th Street

MLS #PAPH821306
Year Built1925
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.02 AC / 871 SF
Taxes$3,861 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyPhiladelphia County

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Property Details for 1938 South 12th Street

Fee Simple
Contemporary, Traditional
Structure Type
County Name


Great home in always booming Passyunk Square! Just a few blocks to the Avenue, this spacious home is ready for you to move right in! Enter through a large tiled and marble foyer into a truly massive living room. The room can easily be divided into two seating areas and has a gas fireplace, perfect for those Philly winter nights, and a generously sized coat closet. Also on this level is a large separate dining room with chandelier, chair-rail, and a gorgeous stained-glass window. The recently renovated...


Listing Agents

  1. Kevin McNeal

    Listing Agent


  2. Patrick Campbell

    Alternative Listing Agent


Building Information for 1938 South 12th Street

Stories-Year Built1925Building Size-Lot Size0.02 AC / 871 SF

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$1,752 per month

30 year fixed, 4.45% Interest

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Property Information for 1938 South 12th Street

Listing / Compensation / Market Information
    Listing Information
  • List Agent Full Name: Kevin McNeal
Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 1240
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 1240
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 1240
    Interior Features
  • Door Features: Storm
  • Fireplace Features: Gas/Propane, Gas/Propane
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Central Air: No
  • Cooling Type: Window Unit(s)
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air
  • Interior Features: Window Treatments, Wood Floors
  • Laundry Type: Main Floor, Basement
  • Wall and Ceiling Types: Dry Wall
  • Window Features: Double Pane, Energy Efficient
  • Room and Floor: Bedroom-Upper Level 1, Bedroom-Upper Level 1, Full Bathroom-Upper Level 1
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: None
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool, No Pool
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Mifflin
  • Directions: Between McKean and Mifflin Streets
  • MLS Area: 19148 (19148)
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Masonry
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Levels Count: 2, 2
  • Story List: Upper 1
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Land Use Code: O30
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 16.00 x 60.00
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 960
  • Lot Size Acres: .02
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Road Surface Type: Paved
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: RSA5
  • Age: 1925.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer, Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
  • Utilities: Cable TV, Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available, Under Ground
Room Information
  • Basement Type: Other
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 1
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 2
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 2
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
  • Room List: Office
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $1,742
  • School Tax: $2,118
  • Tax Annual Amount: $3,861
  • Tax Lot: 59
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 394239600
  • Year Assessed: 2019
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $212,642
  • Land Assessed Value: $63,158
  • Tax Assessed Value: $275,800
    Sale Information
  • Possession: Negotiable, 31-60 Days CD
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 1938 South 12th Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Aug 12, 2019Price Change


Jul 30, 2019Listed (Active)


Sep 30, 1996Closed


DateEvent & SourcePrice
Price Change


Listed (Active)





For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1938 South 12th Street

Taxable ValueLand$46,945Additions$158,055Total$205,000
Tax Record2018$2,870
Home Facts
Beds2Finished Sq.Ft.1,240 SqFtStories2Lot Size960 SqFtStyleCondominiumYear Built1925ZoningRSA5CountyPhiladelphia

Schools near 1938 South 12th Street

South Philadelphia High SchoolPublic9-120.2 mi
Our Lady of HopePrivatePK-80.2 mi
Sts John Neumann & Maria Garetti Cath High SchoolPrivate9-120.2 mi
Southwark SchoolPublicPK-80.3 mi

South Philadelphia High School

9-12, 0.2 mi, Public


Our Lady of Hope

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Private


Sts John Neumann & Maria Garetti Cath High School

9-12, 0.2 mi, Private


Southwark School

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Public


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1938 South 12th Street is a townhouse for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19148. This property was listed for sale on July 30, 2019 by Compass at $355,000. It has been on the market for a total of 23 days and was last sold on September 30, 1996. Nearby schools include Sheridan West, The Workshop School and Roosevelt Theodore Middle School. 1938 South 12th Street is a 2-bed, 1-bath, 1,240 sqft townhouse built in 1925.

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