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2201 East Tioga Street Rendering

73-Unit Building Proposed on Vacant Lot in Port Richmond

Back in March of 2021, we told you about a 35-unit adaptive reuse project that was underway on the border of Port Richmond at Harrowgate in an old chocolate factory at 2215 East Tioga Street. Right across Sepviva Street from the adaptive reuse project, another significant residential project is being planned on a large vacant Read more about 73-Unit Building Proposed on Vacant Lot in Port Richmond[…]

1130 North Delaware Avenue Rendering

182-Unit Building Proposed in Fishtown on Surface Parking Lot

Back in 2019, plans were released for a 10-story building with 244 residential units and 50 automobile parking spots at 1130 N. Delaware Avenue on the site of a surface parking lot and low rise furniture warehouse next to the historic Edward Corner Building. Over the last few years, the parking lot and furniture warehouse Read more about 182-Unit Building Proposed in Fishtown on Surface Parking Lot[…]

1400 N Howard Rendering

Retail + Office Complex Under Construction in South Kensington

Back in 2020, the 78,000 square foot, single story, square block warehouse at 1400 North Howard Street in South Kensington traded hands for $9.45 million. After receiving zoning approval to convert the building, which is zoned for single family homes (RSA-5), into a retail and office complex, the new owner, Asana Partners, announced that they Read more about Retail + Office Complex Under Construction in South Kensington[…]

2000 N. Front Street Under Construction

5-Story, 21-Unit Building Rising Under the El in Norris Square

As we’ve mentioned countless times in the past, development has followed the transit lines in Philadelphia. Subway stop by subway stop, new buildings keep popping up further and further out from City Hall. Development has already made its way well past the Berks El Station, but there are still several vacant, blighted, and underutilized parcels Read more about 5-Story, 21-Unit Building Rising Under the El in Norris Square[…]

2507 Almond Street Rendering

155-Unit Building Proposed in Olde Richmond Next to Greensgrow Farms

Large vacant lots in the 19125 zip code have almost all disappeared over the last decade-long development wave. Still, there is an undersupply of housing in the area, which has become one of the most popular places in Philadelphia to live. There is one notable large lot that has continued to sit vacant as the Read more about 155-Unit Building Proposed in Olde Richmond Next to Greensgrow Farms[…]

700 Chestnut Street Hotel

14-Story, 148-Unit Overbuild Project Planned at 7th & Chestnut

Something big is planned for the southwest corner of 7th and Chestnut Streets. A zoning permit was issued on Friday for the consolidation of the parcels at 700-02 and 704 Chestnut Street. The plans call for demolishing 704 Chestnut Street and putting an 8-story addition on top of the 6-story building at the corner of Read more about 14-Story, 148-Unit Overbuild Project Planned at 7th & Chestnut[…]

4224 Baltimore Ave Rendering

132-Unit, Mixed-Use Building Under Construction Next to Clark Park in West Philly

Almost exactly 3 years ago, we told you that building permits had been issued for a 6-story, 132 unit building with 60 car parking spots in the basement level, 50 bicycle spaces, a leasing office, and ground floor retail at 4224 Baltimore Avenue. At that time, there had already been multiple plans for the site Read more about 132-Unit, Mixed-Use Building Under Construction Next to Clark Park in West Philly[…]