Though the sale isn’t yet a done deal, 2012 Wharton, formerly Louis Sherman & Co. printers, is in the midst of being purchased by a developer for a proposed 50-home project. The broker in the deal is OCF Realty — better known ’round these parts as Ori Feibush — but according to Feibush, OCF is not the developer. That mystery person will be revealed on Monday, Feibush says, at what’s likely to be a very spicy meeting of South Philadelphia Homes Inc.
Tell us something pretty about sustainability
They’ll all have green roofs
When would they be done?
God only knows, but… Phase I = 10 homes. Phase II = 4 homes/mo.
What are the obstacles?
Currently, the lot is zoned industrial, and the proposal doesn't include any parking. Translation: Between the variance needed and the neighborhood opposition, a battle is a-brewin'.
HOLY SMOKES, FIFTY HOMES PLANNED FOR 20TH AND WHARTON [Naked Philly]