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Permits Issued for 42-Unit Building on Jewelers’ Row, Demolition of Buildings Currently on Site

Over the last several years, there has been a huge preservation controversy in Philadelphia involving Toll Brothers’ demolition of 4 buildings on the 700 block of Sansom St. on Jewelers’ Row. Toll Brothers already demolished the building and has plans to build a 329 foot tall, 63-unit condominium building on the site. The project seems Read more about Permits Issued for 42-Unit Building on Jewelers’ Row, Demolition of Buildings Currently on Site[…]

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138-Unit Adaptive Reuse Project Planned in East Kensington

There are several large projects planned or under construction in the pocket of East Kensington surrounding the York-Dauphin El Station. We’ve covered many of them. Check out our map page to see what’s happening nearby. We plan on doing a few East Kensington project updates in the near future, but today we’ll bring you a Read more about 138-Unit Adaptive Reuse Project Planned in East Kensington[…]

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$190 Million Life Sciences Building Planned in University City

Republic Properties Group is planning a $190 million, 11-story, 185,000 square foot life sciences and light manufacturing facility just north of Drexel’s Anthony Caneris Hall on 32nd St. The facility will be called Ultra Labs. The development team has negotiated a 90 year ground lease with SEPTA for the land rights. Republic Properties Group was Read more about $190 Million Life Sciences Building Planned in University City[…]

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Construction Permits Issued for 31-Unit Building Near 7th & Girard

We’ve recently updated you on the 48-unit mixed-use project that is under construction near 7th and Girard and the 20-unit building that is topped out just behind it. There’s also a 285-unit, mixed-use, adaptive reuse project wrapping up at 9th and Poplar and a 120-unit, mixed-use project that is nearly topped out at 10th and Read more about Construction Permits Issued for 31-Unit Building Near 7th & Girard[…]

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42-Unit, Mixed-Use Building Rising in Kensington

The area surrounding Germantown Avenue and Cecil B. Moore Avenue is undergoing an incredible renaissance. The Riverwards Group built and sold out a 57-unit mixed-use development on the southwest corner of 5th and Cecil B. Moore. A new brewery/restaurant (Human Robot Brewery / Poe’s Sandwich Joint) and another bar/restaurant (Sutton’s) opened just north of Cecil Read more about 42-Unit, Mixed-Use Building Rising in Kensington[…]