Growing with our community

OCF Realty provides comprehensive services in property management, leasing, home buying and selling, and real estate development. We have the privilege of developing in the many communities that make Philadelphia great and we’re passionate about being a positive contributor in the city we call home.

What We Do

Real Estate Sales

Whether you’re looking to Buy, Rent, Sell or Develop, you’ve come to the right place. Our agents are not just local experts, but fellow neighbors with unique access to prime properties.

Property Management

From leasing to tenant relations to building maintenance, our skilled team of agents and property managers are here to service your investment day and night.


Our development team has overseen dozens of projects in Philadelphia, ranging from one-off home construction to multi-home developments to mixed-use apartment buildings.


OCF is your neighbor in more than one way. We also own and operate five OCF Coffee Houses and two restaurants, Burg’s and Sidecar, which help us stay connected to the community.

Latest Blog Posts

Building on Berks Achieves Peak Metal Panel Status
When a contractor builds a new (low rise) structure, they first frame out the building in wood, then they sheath the building in plywood or zip board (the green sheathing you see around town), and finally they clad the building with the stuff you see on the outside when it's done. Probably the common choice for facade cladding in Philadelphia is brick, with accent materials thrown in for architectural interest, and/or because they're cheaper than brick. [...]
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Lily on Christian Will Fill New Gap Next to Old Banca Calabrese
It's been a bit of a roller coaster year for the properties on the southeast corner of 7th & Christian, but the thrills are now over and the ride looks like it'll be fairly boring from here on out. In the spring, we drew your attention to this location, pointing out that the building at the corner was built in the early 1900s as the home of Banca Calabrese. The bank folded during the Great Depression, but [...]
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Delorean Time Machine: 1423 Manning Street
Tucked away on a small street in Center City, a small portion of 1850s Philadelphia survives, reminding us of the forgotten era of a city before cars. This little building on the 1400 block of Manning has been forgotten by pretty much everyone, except us! View of the building Looking up at Academy House John Ellis was an immigrant who came to Philadelphia on June 17th, 1833 from his birthplace of Donemana in County Tyrone, [...]
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Why Work With Us?

There are so many unique things about each of Philadelphia’s neighborhoods – and we’re proud to take part in creating within the communities we call home. Whether you’re looking to buy your first home, sell an old property, develop some land, or simply find someone to manage properties you own – you’ve come to the right place. Our team of skilled real estate professionals can help you at every step of the way, and provide sound piece of mind for how to best utilize your assets. Bottomline though, we’re locals who care about fostering a vibrant community. If you’re curious about options you have with property you own, or are looking to put you money to good use in the booming Philadelphia real estate market, our family at OCF Realty would love to work with you and yours.