Old City is an exciting and affordable place for first-time buyers

If you plan to purchase one of the homes for sale in Philadelphia, PA, you may want to explore the various neighborhoods to discover which you'll most enjoy. The Old City area is a popular spot for many young professionals, as the central location is nearby many nightlife options and transportation hubs.

Old City is also home to numerous museums such as the Elfreth's Alley Museum located on 126 Elfreth's Alley Street, Fireman's Hall Museum on 147 North 2nd Street and many more. In addition to providing new residents with many opportunities to immerse themselves in Philly's history, there are bars in the area to visit at night.

The neighborhood offers first-time homebuyers affordable investment opportunities, as most of the properties for sale are in the $300,000 range. Furthermore, it's in close proximity to public transportation, as the Market Frankford Line travels into the heart of the city.

Homebuyers planning relocations to the City of Brotherly Love may want to consider properties in Old City for their value and location. The area may be a perfect place to start a career, while still being able to easily enjoy the weekend nights.