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

Freewall is Gone at 5th & Bainbridge, Hotel is Finally on Track
For many decades, the northwest corner of 5th & Bainbridge was home to a business called John C Paul and Sons, a family owned retail/wholesale paper goods company. The business closed its doors back in 2012, and about a year later we told you that developers Atrium Design had purchased the building, along with a few neighboring properties. They came up with a plan to weave the buildings together in a project that called for a combination [...]
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Demolition For Peanut Gallery at 18th & Fairmount?
"No comments from the peanut gallery," is an expression beloved by dads and high school teachers alike, often directed in response to smart aleck kids. The phrase dates back to the days of vaudeville theatre, when patrons sitting or standing in the least expensive section of the theater were known to heckle performers and hurl peanuts at the stage. The term was later adopted by the Howdy Doody show, to describe the kids in the studio audience. Many [...]
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Delorean Time Machine: 2517-19 W. Girard Ave.
For a little over a century, an attractive little building has brightened the 2500 block of West Girard Avenue, but it doesn’t match anything else around it. Where did it come from? In 1915, an old blacksmith shop also used as the storefront for a junk dealer at 2517-19 W. Girard Ave. suffered a devastating fire, leaving a charred building on a large plot of land. It was purchased in 1917 by Joseph Decatur and Benjamin Weckerly, who eventually [...]
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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.