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South Philly Church is Getting Converted into 40 Residential Units

The historic former Emanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church at 1001 S. 4th St. was most recently the home of the Chua Bo De Buddhist Temple. The Chua Bo De Buddhist Temple received criticism for selling the 17,290 square foot Residential Multi-Family-2 (RM-2) zoned property to developers in January of 2019 for $1.675 million. From the looks Read more about South Philly Church is Getting Converted into 40 Residential Units[…]

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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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Plans for a 252 Foot Overbuild in Society Hill Released

Plans for a 19-story, 252 foot tower at 222-230 Walnut Street were recently released in preparation for the project’s review by Philadelphia Historical Commission’s Architectural Committee on June 25th. The project will entail a partial demolition of the rear of the existing building, adaptive reuse of part of the building, and an overbuild. The magnificent Read more about Plans for a 252 Foot Overbuild in Society Hill Released[…]

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Old School in Pennsport Converted into 42 Residential Units

Pennsport is a growing neighborhood in South Philadelphia. The old-school, historically Irish neighborhood is famous for its abundance of Mummers clubhouses and the Mummers Museum on Two Street. We have seen a ton of development in Pennsport over the last several years. Infills and large new construction projects dot the area’s landscape. The beautiful stone Read more about Old School in Pennsport Converted into 42 Residential Units[…]

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Old School Getting Converted to 29 Residential Units + Offices in Harrowgate

Harrowgate is a neighborhood surrounding the Tioga El Station that abuts the big box commercial strip of Aramingo Avenue. Artisans have begun to move to the neighborhood and set up shop in converted warehouses nearby. Supporting amenities are beginning to sprout in the area. Many people think that development pressure from East Kensington may jump Read more about Old School Getting Converted to 29 Residential Units + Offices in Harrowgate[…]

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82 Units + Multiple Commercial Spaces Rising or Recently Completed on the 1700-1800 Blocks of Ridge Ave

Francisville is booming. We recently told you about a 48 unit project replacing a garage on N. 19th St. We also told you about 2 mixed-use buildings rising at 16th and Ridge. Residential density is being brought back to this neighborhood and its commercial corridor is being rebuilt. Today, we bring you multiple projects on Read more about 82 Units + Multiple Commercial Spaces Rising or Recently Completed on the 1700-1800 Blocks of Ridge Ave[…]