With over 12 years of real estate sales experience, Claudia is an expert in the real estate sales process. She has called Philadelphia her home for the past 22 years. After graduating from The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Claudia worked at the Philadelphia City Paper for 10 years in Advertising Sales, Account Management, Marketing, Project Management, Production Direction, and all the way up to Operations Manager.
In 2006 it was time for a change, with a partner that owns a construction business Claudia had a growing obsession with real estate and decided to jump right in! Since then she’s helped homebuyers find their dream homes, net top dollar for her sellers, and worked with investors to find those hidden gems. Whether you’re buying or selling a home, looking to invest or relocate, or just need professional Real Estate advice, her goal is to make every aspect of your real estate transaction as stress-free as possible.
As a 17-year Fairmount resident and current Mt. Airy resident, Claudia is well-versed in both Philadelphia proper and in its outlying neighborhoods in Montgomery, Bucks and parts of Delaware County.
Please contact us to discuss how we can help you with all of your real estate needs. We want to help you navigate through the process. We love helping people buy and sell homes – it’s what we do!
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For anyone looking to buy or sell a home in Philadelphia or the surrounding burbs, Claudia Lippman at Compass is the best of the best. This is the second home purchase Claudia has shepherded me through. She is smart as a whip, knows the industry in ....Read Full Review
Matthew Cathell and Sumedh Kakade
Claudia is more than an agent, she is a great friend throughout the (sometimes stressful) process. She helped me find my perfect home and win it despite multiple offers. There were many issues with the title which she took care o ....Read Full Review
Matthew Hurford - West Mount Airy
I can’t say enough good things about Claudia. She represented us for the sale of our home, which sold in 5 days at $15K above asking. She accurately represented the value of our home, but we got cold feet and asked to list lowe ....Read Full Review
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Latest properties listed by Claudia Lippman
7504 Valley Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19128
Welcome to this gorgeous, well maintained Upper Roxborough home featuring 3 large bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, hardwood floors throughout, central air, and a fantastic fenced in backy...7504 Valley Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19128 $273,500Offered at 3Beds 2 Full 2 HalfBaths 1666Sq Ft7504 Valley Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19128
Welcome to this gorgeous, well maintained Upper Roxborough home featuring 3 large bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, hardwood floors throughout, central air, and a fantastic fenced in backyard. When you first walk in you will notice how bright and airy the space is. The main floor features a large living room, formal dining room, a beautiful eat in kitchen, plus a half bath. The kitchen boasts tile floors, recessed lighting, built-in appliances, gas cooking, upgraded cabinets, a peninsula with a double sink, breakfast bar, granite counters, and eastern facing windows. The large living room offers plenty of space for entertaining friends and family or perfect for just relaxing as you watch the sunset from the large bank of windows. As you head upstairs you will find three large bedrooms. The master suite features ample closets, full bathroom with glass stall shower and ceramic tile. The 2 other bedrooms are spacious and share a hallway bathroom with tub and skylight. Don’t forget to check out the hall cedar closet! Head downstairs to the fully finished basement with walkout to a beautiful flat yard that will have you spending your summer nights barbecuing and eating al fresco on the covered porch! This level offers a wonderful family room to lounge in plus a half bath, laundry area, workbench, closets and an open multi use space, perfect for storage, office, play area, in home gym, endless possibilities!
This property is conveniently located close to many amenities. Target, Andorra Shopping Center, Henry Got Crops Farmers Market, dining/nightlife of Main Street Manayunk, two gyms (LA Fitness and YMCA), major highways (routes 76 and 476) and public transportation (Bus route and two train stations) to Center City. The home is also walking distance to Wissahickon Creek Trail and Valley Green Park and a short drive to Gorgas Park, Manayunk Canal and Kelly drive. This home is truly a gem!7504 Valley Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19128 Philadelphia PA 19128
1227 Lombard Street, Philadelphia PA 19147
Fully renovated from top to bottom on a corner lot in Washington Square West is 1227 Lombard Street. The bright blue door and stunning brick facade welcome you into its pristine and cozy interior. The...1227 Lombard Street, Philadelphia PA 19147 $520,000Offered at 2Beds 2Baths 824Sq Ft1227 Lombard Street, Philadelphia PA 19147
Fully renovated from top to bottom on a corner lot in Washington Square West is 1227 Lombard Street. The bright blue door and stunning brick facade welcome you into its pristine and cozy interior. The home boasts gorgeous hardwood floors throughout, recessed lighting, and two brick fireplaces. The first floor is the living room which flows into the kitchen with all new stainless steel appliances including built-in dishwasher and microwave, soft gray wood cabinetry, quartz countertops, subway tile backsplash, skylight, and access to the private patio. Up the stairs to the second floor is a good-sized bedroom with lots of light and a full bath with marble floors, stall frame-less glass shower, and tall ceilings. The third floor is the second bedroom with a fireplace and the second stunning full bathroom. The basement of this home is finished and offers more storage as well as a laundry area with washer and dryer. The location of this home is hard to beat being steps from the Avenue of the Arts theaters, close to the shops and restaurants of South Street, the antique stores and coffee shops on Pine Street, the Lombard-South Broad Street Line station, several SEPTA bus lines, Seger dog park, playground, and tennis courts, ACME and Whole Foods Markets, and anything you’ll ever need all within walking distance!1227 Lombard Street, Philadelphia PA 19147 Philadelphia PA 19147
555 Cornell Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081
Picturesque in the bucolic setting of Swarthmore, PA, 555 Cornell Avenue offers plenty of living space and charm. Your love affair with this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home will begin at its classic fron...555 Cornell Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081 $559,000Offered at 4Beds 3.5Baths 3845Sq Ft555 Cornell Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081
Picturesque in the bucolic setting of Swarthmore, PA, 555 Cornell Avenue offers plenty of living space and charm. Your love affair with this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home will begin at its classic front facade with rustic stone, a pitched roof, dormers, contrasting shutters, an airy porch, and lush front yard. Step up the landscaped front path, past the driveway to the two-car detached garage to the porch, through front door, and into the foyer. To the right through, the French doors, is a large living room offering plenty of open space to entertain or to cozy up in front of the fireplace on chilly nights. The rich, finished hardwood floors beneath your feet tell the history and character of the home as you pass through to the huge formal dining room with built-in cabinetry on opposing sides of the room as well as the most charming half bath. Next is the kitchen, which is a perfect blend of design and function with a combination of closed and open storage, built-in appliances, pendant lights, and tons of counter space including the deep peninsula with a built-in breakfast area open to the family room. The light-filled family room has a custom-made seating area under large windows overlooking the tall Spruce trees in the back yard – an incredible spot to sip your morning coffee. Just off the family room is the enclosed screen porch offering a wonderful place to relax from Spring to Fall year after year. The main floor also includes a mud room with washer/dryer and storage. Upstairs you’ll find a spacious master bedroom with tons of light and built-in bookshelves lit by the skylight, and a huge walk-in closet and dressing room. The full bathrooms are modern yet rustic with upgraded finishes, shelving, and dual flushing toilets. Three more bedrooms are on this floor, one with sloping eaves and gable end windows and another with a wall of closet space and an attached deck. The basement of this home is fully finished and can double as an in-law suite with a separate bedroom, full bath, sink, laundry area, and private entrance. When you’re not enjoying the beauty of this extended Cape Cod home, you’ll love the proximity to nationally ranked top-10 schools, and the 15 minute walk to the Swarthmore town center with a co-op grocery store, more shops and restaurants, and a public library. This home also has quick access to Swarthmore College, I-476, I-95, Philadelphia International Airport, and the SEPTA Swarthmore train station!555 Cornell Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081 PA 19081
4022 Dexter Street, Philadelphia PA 19128
Great 3 bedroom, 1 bath home in the heart of Manayunk ready for you to make it your own! Set back from the street with an extra wide sidewalk, this home has a nice front porch, brick façade, and plen...4022 Dexter Street, Philadelphia PA 19128 $219,900Offered at 3Beds 1Baths 1252Sq Ft4022 Dexter Street, Philadelphia PA 19128
Great 3 bedroom, 1 bath home in the heart of Manayunk ready for you to make it your own! Set back from the street with an extra wide sidewalk, this home has a nice front porch, brick façade, and plenty of street parking. Enter through the front door into the open living room with lots of light, curved stairs to the second floor set neatly off to the side, durable laminate wood-grain floors, and a cased opening leading to the dining room – a nod to this home’s 1940’s origin. The dining room opens to the good-sized kitchen with a breakfast bar. This kitchen offers tons of cabinet storage, great lighting, a classic subway tile backsplash, a dry bar, and an area for a small breakfast table. The glass doors in the kitchen lead out to the private rear deck offering space for entertaining on warm summer nights, or a great home for your garden! Upstairs is home to all 3 bedrooms each with soft wall-to-wall carpeting, ceiling fans, large closets, and soothing color schemes. This floor also includes a linen closet and the full bathroom with a skylight and ceramic tiling. You’ll find lots of storage space in the full basement along with a laundry area. The location is hard to beat being just a 10 minute walk to Manayunk’s Main Street with all its shops and restaurants, as well as being close to SEPTA and regional rail bus and trains, and I-76!4022 Dexter Street, Philadelphia PA 19128 Philadelphia PA 19128
611 W. Cliveden Street, Philadelphia PA 19119
Inviting and full of warmth, this gorgeous West Mount Airy Center Hall Colonial set on a lush, green property welcomes you in with its white picket fence and classic charm. This solid Wissahickon schi...611 W. Cliveden Street, Philadelphia PA 19119 $740,000Offered at 5Beds 3.5Baths 3724Sq Ft611 W. Cliveden Street, Philadelphia PA 19119
Inviting and full of warmth, this gorgeous West Mount Airy Center Hall Colonial set on a lush, green property welcomes you in with its white picket fence and classic charm. This solid Wissahickon schist home was fully renovated and boasts beautiful details that are found in every corner including the oak hardwood floors with mahogany inlay, wainscoting and crown molding, large cased openings, intricate stained glass windows, two fireplaces, built-in bookshelves, and dormers. Step up the porch and into the foyer. To the right is a grand formal living room with a stone fireplace and mantle. Off the living room and drenched in natural light is the sun porch offering a second fireplace and a wall of windows overlooking the huge London Plane tree arching over the front yard. The formal dining room sits on the other side of the foyer (currently used as a family room) and flows to the kitchen by a swinging original leaded glass door. This big kitchen was recently renovated and it offers all the modern conveniences such as built-in stainless steel appliances, a deep farmhouse sink, ample cabinet storage with a pantry and a peninsula, and stunning granite counter tops. Just on the other side of the back stairwell is a spacious eat-in area and a built-in wet bar with a wine chiller. The second floor is home to the large master suite, a den with a laundry closet (one of two laundry areas), two large bedrooms, and a full bathroom. The master suite has a walk-in closet, and a large ensuite tiled bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and separate frame-less glass stall shower. The second full bathroom on this floor was updated but maintains the 1920s style with black and white penny tile floors and original white subway tile from floor to ceiling. Up the stairs to the third floor you’ll find two more spacious bedrooms and an updated full bathroom with bead board trim and a separate tub. The home was completely renovated in 2008, including new whole-house wiring, roof, hot water heater, and 2-zone HVAC system. The yard is one of the most notable features of the home with a large lawn, pergola and patio framed with greenery and gardens, mature plantings with some unique specimen trees like the paper-bark maple, and a hidden wooded area keeping true to the local Wissahickon landscape! The two-car garage sits off the yard accessible by a long, private driveway and more storage is available in the full, dry basement and a second laundry room. This West Mount Airy home is exceptionally located, one-and-a-half blocks to a Wissahickon trailhead (hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding), a five minute walk to two Septa stations, 10 minutes to the shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill, Manayunk and Roxborough, and 15 minutes to Center City!611 W. Cliveden Street, Philadelphia PA 19119 Philadelphia PA 19119
301-B Catharine Street | Queen Village
Inviting gem in the heart of Queen Village! This spacious home is located in the top-rated Meredith Catchment and offers deeded parking, an open first floor, tall ceilings, fantastic details, 3 bedroo...301-B Catharine Street | Queen Village $653,000Offered at 3Beds 2Baths 1908Sq Ft301-B Catharine Street | Queen Village
Inviting gem in the heart of Queen Village! This spacious home is located in the top-rated Meredith Catchment and offers deeded parking, an open first floor, tall ceilings, fantastic details, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a den, and tons of natural light. Quietly tucked away in a plant-filled courtyard oasis near Catharine and 3rd Streets, you’ll enjoy the peaceful nature of this home while living in a wonderfully walkable location. The kitchen is updated with newer appliances, tons of storage, and granite countertops. Here you’ll find beautiful parquet hardwood floors–a rarity! – a brand new modern chandelier , and room for a dry bar. The dining room also steps down to the incredible living room with extra tall ceilings, a great fireplace with log storage, large windows, and access to the beautiful, brick-paved patio and garden. Up the stairs is a full bathroom and two large bedrooms each with plenty of closet space for your treasured belongings and brand new carpeting. Private and luxurious, the master suite is on the third floor with a wrap around master bathroom and double vanity, pebble stone tiled shower, and a walk-in closet. There is also a large den which could be used as a media room, office, playroom, or easily transitioned into a fourth bedroom – whatever suits your needs! If you need a home office this house has you covered! FiOS-based Category 5e Ethernet network throughout the house, with PoE service and battery backup.For additional storage and workspace, the dry basement has custom shelving already built in, laundry, and a workshop. If you can tear yourself away from this wonderful home to tour the neighborhood, you won’t have to tread far! Just on the corner is New Wave Café – a neighborhood favorite, Dimitri’s, The Bagel Place, Hungry Pigeon, Weccacoe Playground, a 5-star yoga studio, the 57 bus line, Whole Foods and Acme, and a quick walk to the Market Frankford subway, a 3 minute drive to I-95, all of the great shops and restaurants of South Street, The Italian Market, Fabric Row, Old City, and the list goes on and on!301-B Catharine Street | Queen Village Philadelphia PA 19147
3771 Donald Drive, Garnet Valley PA
Indulge yourself in this incredible 4 bedroom 2.5 bathroom home in the highly sought-after Estates at Donald Drive in Garnet Valley. On a cul-de-sac surrounded by lush trees, green grass, and fresh la...3771 Donald Drive, Garnet Valley PA $605,000Offered at 4Beds 2.5Baths -Sq Ft3771 Donald Drive, Garnet Valley PA
Indulge yourself in this incredible 4 bedroom 2.5 bathroom home in the highly sought-after Estates at Donald Drive in Garnet Valley. On a cul-de-sac surrounded by lush trees, green grass, and fresh landscaping, this home is the definition of curb appeal. Step through the front door and feel welcomed by the rich hardwood floors, cozy carpeting, and cathedral ceilings. Off the foyer is a large room that can be used as an office with built-in shelves for all of your books and cherished belongings. The living room has two large windows allowing for plenty of natural light to drench the entire room while a fireplace offers comfort and warmth in the cooler months. A fully updated kitchen is open and luxe with sparkling granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, a large island, a full pantry, and a double sink! This home also boasts plenty of living space for entertaining guests including two eating areas; a casual breakfast nook and a formal dining room. The first floor also offers a half bath! Up the stunning staircase are three large bedrooms with ceiling fans and ample closet space along with a large bathroom with a double vanity and gorgeous updated details. The master bedroom is huge with lots of natural light and an en-suite bathroom. This master bath is the epitome of luxury with ceramic tiling, a large stall shower, tall ceilings, and a double vanity. Off the rear of the home is a large composite deck perfect for lounging, grilling and enjoying the peaceful woods. Around the side of the home is the large garage with ample space for your vehicles and work station! This great home is in a wonderful location only 10 minutes from Wegmans, Whole Foods, and Trader Joe’s. Booth’s Corner Farmers Market is less than a mile away while Two Stones Pub and Harry’s Savory Grill are within walking distance. Here you’ll have easy access to Rte 202, I-95, I-495, and Rte 1 to commute to Wilmington, West Chester, or Philadelphia. Brandywine Creek State Park is close as well as several great pool clubs. This neighborhood is a friendly tight-knit community – the best you will find!3771 Donald Drive, Garnet Valley PA PA 19060
223 E. Gowen Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119
History, beauty, style, and design meet in this 5 bedroom 2.5 bathroom 19th Century Victorian home. The Stick-style Queen Anne design, prismatic roof architecture, and the lush and expansive yard are...223 E. Gowen Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119 $515,000Offered at 5Beds 2.5Baths 3420Sq Ft223 E. Gowen Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119
History, beauty, style, and design meet in this 5 bedroom 2.5 bathroom 19th Century Victorian home. The Stick-style Queen Anne design, prismatic roof architecture, and the lush and expansive yard are clear reasons why this home is located on a street once named “The Prettiest Street in Philadelphia.” Walk up the charming pathway to the welcoming porch complete with a swing! Enter into the foyer and reception hall adorned with stained glass and gorgeous original hardwood floors that add to the aura of visual complexity and richness that the Victorian age adored. The living room is large with 9 ft ceilings and the original fireplace. The dining room is embellished with an expertly designed carved chandelier and is a wonderful place to host friends and family. The kitchen boasts high cathedral ceilings and modern upgrades without losing the historical charm. The pantry room is original with Spanish tiles and a window overlooking the garden. Up the winding wood staircase is the open and airy living room with a fireplace and large windows. This floor also includes a large bedroom, a huge master bedroom with a fireplace, and full bathroom. Follow the staircase up to the third floor to find two large rooms drenched in natural light. The full bath here was rebuilt in 2007 with a Jacuzzi tub, subway tiles, and washer/dryer for convenience. In the professionally landscaped and maintained rear yard, you can spend hours of fun with friends! Do not miss this rare opportunity to own such a stunningly historic home with modern conveniences!223 E. Gowen Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119 Philadelphia PA 19119
1027 S Randolph Street Philadelphia, PA 19147
Hidden away on a quiet street, this Queen Village home boasts 3 bedrooms, 2/1 bathrooms, finished basement, raised deck, and 1567 sq ft of space for living and entertaining! Step into a spacious open ...1027 S Randolph Street Philadelphia, PA 19147 $425,000Offered at 3Beds 2/1Baths 1567Sq Ft1027 S Randolph Street Philadelphia, PA 19147
Hidden away on a quiet street, this Queen Village home boasts 3 bedrooms, 2/1 bathrooms, finished basement, raised deck, and 1567 sq ft of space for living and entertaining!
Step into a spacious open first floor plan featuring high ceilings with recessed lighting, hardwood floors, and a gourmet kitchen with hardwood cabinetry, granite countertops and breakfast bar, and shining stainless steel appliances. Rear access leads to a private patio that makes the perfect space for summer entertaining and dining al fresco! Upstairs you’ll find two bright bedrooms with generous closetspace, a hall linen closet, and a contemporary bathroom. A third floor master suite offers a sunkissed bay window, full bathroom with luxurious whirlpool tub, and a raised deck with gorgeous views for enjoying a morning cup of coffee or summer stargazing. A finished basement offers even more room for living and entertaining and offers generous storage space with a laundry room, utility closet, coat closet, and powder room.
With location in the desirable Queen Village neighborhood you’ll be steps away from the Italian Market, Jefferson Square Park, and East Passyunk restaurants and shops – this is the best move you could make!1027 S Randolph Street Philadelphia, PA 19147 Philadelphia PA 19147
119 Hart Drive Perkasie, PA 18944
This classic colonial features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, finished basement and gourmet kitchen, and 4000 sq ft for living and entertaining! Enter from two story foyer with waterfall staircase and int...119 Hart Drive Perkasie, PA 18944 $479,000Offered at 4Beds 2/1Baths 4000Sq Ft119 Hart Drive Perkasie, PA 18944
This classic colonial features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, finished basement and gourmet kitchen, and 4000 sq ft for living and entertaining! Enter from two story foyer with waterfall staircase and into a home with sumptuous architectural details like crown and chair rail molding, decorative pillars, and high ceilings. Walk through the welcoming sitting room and formal dining room and into the kitchen – a home-cook’s dream – featuring custom stone backsplash, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, double oven, pantry, and island with additional storage. A large living room is home to plenty of natural light and a beautiful fireplace with slate surround. The first floor also hosts a half bath, perfect for entertaining, and a quiet study with picturesque french doors.
Up the grand staircase, you’ll find an expansive master suite with tray ceiling, generous closets, and ensuite bath offering a spacious soaking tub, standing shower, and water closet. Three spacious bedrooms and a large hall bath with dual vanities and linen closet complete the second floor. The fully-finished basement boasts even more space for living and entertaining with high ceilings and recessed lighting. A large deck and impressive fenced in backyard makes the perfect space to drink up the sun. Close to neighborhood walking and biking paths, Peace Valley Park, Nockamixon State Park, and nearby stores, restaurants, and bars – this stunner is waiting to be yours!119 Hart Drive Perkasie, PA 18944 Perkasie PA 18944
340 S 16th Street Philadelphia, PA 19102
This property was completely renovated while preserving original character with exposed brick and two original stone fireplaces. Updates include hardwood flooring with custom FLOR commercial-gr...340 S 16th Street Philadelphia, PA 19102 $900,000Offered at -Beds 3Baths 2238Sq Ft340 S 16th Street Philadelphia, PA 19102
This property was completely renovated while preserving original character with exposed brick and two original stone fireplaces. Updates include hardwood flooring with custom FLOR commercial-grade area rugs, high ceilings with recessed lighting, frosted transom windows and skylights for abundant natural light, custom steel and glass banister, architectural pocket and sliding glass doors, and dual-zone HVAC.
Secure marble vestibule with keyed entry and color video intercom in each office. All offices have been overwired with Cat 5e Plenum, RG6 cable, phone, and dedicated electric and feature generous closetspace and built-in bookcases. A separate, air conditioned server room is completely pre-wired. Each floor boasts a half bathroom with marble mosaic tiles, granite countertops, and stainless steel fixtures.
A complete galley kitchen offers glossy modern cabinetry, granite counters and glass cooktop, garbage disposal, stainless steel backsplash and appliances including full-sized refrigerator, dishwasher, and microwave. The first floor rear yard and 3rd floor raised deck offer plenty of outdoor space, and a full basement offers more space for storage and has an additional wash sink.
Contact Claudia Lippman for more info.340 S 16th Street Philadelphia, PA 19102 Philadelphia PA 19102