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285-Unit Warehouse Conversion Underway at 9th & Poplar

The hulking building at 9th and Poplar has sat vacant and blighted for years upon years. The building was originally constructed in 1918 and used as a warehouse for Strawbridge & Clothier. It has more recently been referred to as the Quaker Building. The structure sits between the western edge of Northern Liberties and the Read more about 285-Unit Warehouse Conversion Underway at 9th & Poplar[…]

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48 Units Coming to 7th & Girard After Theater is Demolished

The area of West Girard Avenue between Northern Liberties and Broad Street has finally started to see some developments move forward over the last few years. There have been many infill and small rehab projects as well as larger projects surrounding the avenue. We also told you about a plan for a 120-unit mixed-use project Read more about 48 Units Coming to 7th & Girard After Theater is Demolished[…]

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70 Units + Office Space + Retail Proposed for Broad St. Near Girard Ave.

North Broad St. continues to develop. We have covered a ton of projects on or surrounding Broad St. north of Spring Garden. We told you about the 225-unit mixed-use tower planned for Broad and Jefferson, the 521 units rising at Broad and Ridge, the 40-unit plan at Broad and Norris, the 41-unit Stable Lofts project, Read more about 70 Units + Office Space + Retail Proposed for Broad St. Near Girard Ave.[…]

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41-Unit Adaptive Reuse Project Now Leasing on N. Broad St.

Last week, we told you that it is North Broad Street’s time to shine when we covered plans for a 290-unit tower at Broad and Spring Garden. We mentioned multiple other projects that have recently been completed nearby and have assisted in the revitalization of North Broad and its surrounding neighborhoods. Although we love skyscrapers, Read more about 41-Unit Adaptive Reuse Project Now Leasing on N. Broad St.[…]

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521 Units + Retail Rising at Broad & Ridge within 2 Projects

We recently told you about several projects happening on Ridge Avenue. Two mixed-use buildings are rising at 16th and Ridge. Several other projects are adding 82 units and multiple commercial spaces near Girard and Ridge. Residential density and retail uses are being added quickly along this commercial corridor. Today, we are bringing you two projects Read more about 521 Units + Retail Rising at Broad & Ridge within 2 Projects[…]

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Foundation Poured for 40-Unit Mixed-Use Building at 6th and Poplar

An old theater stood at the corner of N. 6th St. and Poplar St. for more than 100 years. Over the last decade, as the energy of Northern Liberties flowed towards the neighborhood’s western border, this building began to look out of place. Unfortunately, Northern Liberties has seen a lot of its industrial past demolished. Read more about Foundation Poured for 40-Unit Mixed-Use Building at 6th and Poplar[…]

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120 Unit Mixed-Use Building Coming to 10th and Girard – Is Wawa a Tenant?

For more than 15 years, the south side of Girard Ave. between 10th and 11th streets has been occupied by outdoor tennis courts and an indoor tennis facility. However, the Althea Gibson Community Education & Tennis Center has been closed since 2014 when a developer purchased the property for $1.55 million. In 2017, the owners Read more about 120 Unit Mixed-Use Building Coming to 10th and Girard – Is Wawa a Tenant?[…]