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New Renderings of 205 Race Street

The 197-foot 205 Race Street apartment tower to be located near the Ben Franklin Bridge has a long and acrimonious history. The developers, Jeffrey Brown and […]

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Barnes Architects and “Skyspace” Artist to Receive National Medal of Arts

Newsworks reports that President Obama will award the National Medal of Arts to Billie Tsien and Tod Williams, architects of the new Barnes Foundation (as […]

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UNIQLO Now Planning Four Area Stores

The extremely trendy and fairly inexpensive clothing retailer UNIQLO is invading the region: first, a store opened in the King of Prussia Mall. Then stores […]

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New Renderings of Vine Street Mormon Tower

The Mormon Church’s planned apartment tower and small meetinghouse on Vine Street is about to go through the city’s Civic Design Review process—which means we […]

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New Tower Could Rise on Rittenhouse Square After All

Irish developer Castleway Properties is again working on plans for a luxury condo tower and boutique hotel on a prominent vacant lot on Rittenhouse Square. Castleway […]

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Financing Secured for Rodin Square Apartments

The Philadelphia Business Journal reports that the 293-unit apartment building to be part of the planned Rodin Square complex has received a $20 million loan to […]

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Morning Headlines: Proposed Hotel Near Convention Center Clears Hurdle

PlanPhilly reports that a proposal to construct a 12-story addition atop the former Warner Bros. distribution center on 13th Street just north of the Pennsylvania […]

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High-End Shore Market Unlikely to Be Hurt By Casino Closures

The legalization of gambling across the Northeast has hit Atlantic City hard: The latest victim, Trump Entertainment Resorts confirmed this weekend, is Trump Plaza, which […]

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Toll Brothers Pushing 410 At Society Hill

Toll Brothers, the Horsham, PA-based megadeveloper, has found late-career success in the unlikeliest of places: bustling cities. The company has done projects throughout New York […]

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There Is A Musical About Urban Planning. No, Really.

According to a recent New Yorker story, a while back someone called the office of then-New York City director of city planning Amanda Burden with […]

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PMC Plans Two New Logan Square Projects

Philadelphia’s PMC Property Group has been on the move lately. Construction is proceeding quickly on 1900 Arch, an apartment building adjacent to the proposed Comcast […]

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Sweet Public Spaces and Development on the Waterfront

The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC), which is giving a shot of adrenaline to Philadelphia’s underused waterfront, is planning several new public spaces to draw […]

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Midday Headlines: Montco Considers Spending Millions on Norristown HQ

The Inquirer’s Jessica Parks reports that Montgomery County, after selling off much of its property over the last year, is reconsidering what to do with […]

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Renderings: Eight Townhomes Planned for Old City

Revolution Development Group says it plans to construct eight new townhomes, to be called Bread Street Estates, on the site of a parking lot at […]

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2116 Chestnut’s Open House Proceeds Without Incident

On Thursday, 2116 Chestnut, the good-looking apartment tower on 21st and Chestnut, hosted an open house with hors d’oeuvres and drinks and a DJ. The […]