608 North Swarthmore Avenue

Ridley Park, PA 19078

40,510 / 0.93
Lot Size / Acres

Property Details for 608 North Swarthmore Avenue

MLS #PADE395200
Year Built-
Compass TypeLand
MLS TypeLand / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.93 AC
Taxes$2,834 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyDelaware County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Property Details for 608 North Swarthmore Avenue

Fee Simple
County Name


This block of land on North Swarthmore Avenue in Ridley Park Borough holds so many possibilities. Almost an acre and currently zoned R2 Residential, there is potential to build a single home, twin home, or subdivide the land for multiple dwellings. Township zoning allows for varying structures. Township zoning is attached in docs. (Please check with township for most updated zoning.) This .9297 acres sits right along the commercial and business district. Nearby there are small and large businesses... such as WaWa, Acme, banks, eateries, gyms, and warehouse stores. Close to public transportation. Minutes to 476 and 95. Less than 15 minutes to Phila International Airport. Endless possibilities surround the lot and provide the opportunity for this land to become part of the business district picture. The business directly across the road is commercial, and indicates the prospect of using this land as a small business enterprise. The subdivision possibilities might allow for multiple dwellings and a bigger return for the investment with rental income. Don't miss the chance to explore the possibilities that are here for this land. Fee simple, as-is vacant parcel of land zoned R2 Residential. All surveys, inspections, permits, engineering surveys and approvals are the responsibility of the buyer/investor. Currently vacant ground. Utilities available but not guaranteed. Buyer to perform due diligence. Email agent for survey completed November 2017.


Listing Agents

  1. Terri Flannery

    Alternative Listing Agent


Building Information for 608 North Swarthmore Avenue

Lot Size0.93 AC

Payment Calculator

$938 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest


Property Taxes


HOA Dues


Similar Homes

Property Information for 608 North Swarthmore Avenue

Listing / Compensation / Market Information
    Listing Information
  • Co List Agent Full Name: Theresa Flannery (3146679)
  • Listing Agent MLS ID: 3136218,3146679
  • List Agent Full Name: Melissa S Walter (3136218)
  • List Agents: Melissa S Walter (3136218), Theresa Flannery (3146679)
  • Listing Agent Full Name: Melissa S Walter,Theresa Flannery
Rental Info
    Rental Info
  • Ground Rent Exists: No
Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 0
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 0
    Interior Features
  • Central Air: No
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Hancock
  • MLS Area: Ridley Park Boro (10437)
  • Federal Flood Zone: N
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District Name: RIDLEY
    Building Information
  • Construction Completed: No
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Land
  • Additional Parcels: No
  • Lot Size Source: Plat Map/Survey
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 40498
  • Lot Size Acres: .93
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Zoning: R2
  • Age: 0.0
    Utilities Information
  • Sewer Septic: Public Hook/Up Avail
  • Water Source: Public Hook-up Available
  • Utilities: Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available
Room Information
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $423
  • County Tax: $292
  • School Tax: $2,119
  • Tax Annual Amount: $2,834
  • Tax Lot: 057-000
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Tax ID Number: 37-00-00826-01
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $0
  • Land Assessed Value: $52,020
  • Tax Assessed Value: $52,020
    Sale Information
  • Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional
  • Disclosures: Division potential
  • Possession: Immediate
  • Prospects Excluded: Yes
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 608 North Swarthmore Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Apr 25, 2019Price Change


Jan 29, 2019Listed (Active)


Dec 15, 2015Withdrawn

BRIGHT #1007943522

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Price Change


Listed (Active)



BRIGHT #1007943522


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

Schools near 608 North Swarthmore Avenue

St Madeline-St Rose SchoolPrivatePK-80.1 mi
Ridley Middle SchoolPublic6-80.3 mi
Ridley High SchoolPublic9-120.7 mi
Woodlyn Christian SchoolPrivatePK-120.8 mi

St Madeline-St Rose School

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Private


Ridley Middle School

6-8, 0.3 mi, Public


Ridley High School

9-12, 0.7 mi, Public


Woodlyn Christian School

PK-12, 0.8 mi, Private


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

Similar Homes

608 North Swarthmore Avenue is a 0.93 ac of land for sale in Ridley Park, PA 19078. This property was listed for sale on January 29, 2019 by Compass at $195,000. Nearby schools include St Madeline-St Rose School, Ridley Middle School and Woodlyn Christian School. 608 North Swarthmore Avenue is a 0-bed, 0-bath, 0.93 ac of land on a 40,510 sq. ft. / 0.93 acres lot.

No guarantee, warranty or representation of any kind is made regarding the completeness or accuracy of descriptions or measurements (including square footage measurements and property condition), such should be independently verified, and Compass expressly disclaims any liability in connection therewith. No financial or legal advice provided. Equal Housing Opportunity.
The data relating to real estate for sale on this Virtual Office Website is provided in part, by BRIGHT through a licensing agreement. This website may reference real estate listing(s) held by a brokerage firm other than Compass. The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers with whom Compass has first established a broker-consumer relationship (as defined by applicable state law) and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties such persons may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have sold or are no longer being offered for sale. The accuracy of all information, regardless of source, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be verified through personal inspection by and/or with appropriate professionals. The data contained herein is copyrighted by BRIGHT and is protected by all applicable copyright laws. Any unauthorized dissemination of this information is in violation of copyright laws and is strictly prohibited. © 2019 BRIGHT MLS, All Rights Reserved. All rights reserved.