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20-Unit, Mixed-Use Building Nearing Completion on North Broad Next to Blue Horizon

Blue Horizon is a historic building and famous former boutique boxing venue on North Broad Street. The structure was originally built in 1865 as three separate homes. In 1914, it was converted into the clubhouse for the Loyal Order of Moose, a fraternal lodge. Then, in 1961, the building was again transformed, this time into Read more about 20-Unit, Mixed-Use Building Nearing Completion on North Broad Next to Blue Horizon[…]

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4 Adjacent Projects are Bringing 33 Units + Retail to Francisville

Earlier this week, we told you about a 32-unit mixed-use building that’s under construction on Ridge Avenue in Francisville. If you walk either direction on Ridge Avenue from this project, you’ll see countless new buildings and construction sites. We’ve written about several of them. Just across the street from the 32-unit project, a 5-story, 10-unit Read more about 4 Adjacent Projects are Bringing 33 Units + Retail to Francisville[…]

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855 Units + Retail Planned in South Philly on the Delaware River

1401 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd. is the eastern section of the huge vacant lot along the Delaware River just north of Walmart and Home Depot in South Philly. This lot is where the Foxwoods Casino was once planned. The casino obviously never happened and the east side of the Foxwoods site ended up trading hands Read more about 855 Units + Retail Planned in South Philly on the Delaware River[…]

6365-69 Germantown Ave.

Permits Issued for 14-Unit + Commercial Project in Germantown

Building permits were issued on January 18th for a 14-unit project at 6365-69 Germantown Ave. The CMX-2 zoned property, which is more than 36 feet wide and 125 feet deep in some sections, holds a stately 4-story masonry building with two bay windows and a large addition off the back. A demolition permit for the Read more about Permits Issued for 14-Unit + Commercial Project in Germantown[…]

2527 N. Broad St. - E.A. Wright Bank Note Company Building

94-Unit Adaptive Reuse Project Planned for Historic North Broad St. Building

We’ve covered a ton of projects on North Broad Street and have repeatedly mentioned the upward trajectory of the thoroughfare. Most developments that we have written about and that have broken ground have been south of Girard Avenue, though. We see this changing in the coming years and recently told you about a 70-unit project Read more about 94-Unit Adaptive Reuse Project Planned for Historic North Broad St. Building[…]