205 Race Street

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The Top 5 Real Estate Stories of 2016

As we close the book on 2016, let’s take a look back at the year in real estate and development. What were the stories that […]

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Hard Hat Tour: The Bridge

Some of 205 Race Street’s Old City neighbors wanted a building at Second and Race streets that respected the neighborhood’s cornice line. They got one, […]

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Is Construction About to Kick Off at 205 Race in Old City?

The long and winding road of the 205 Race development in Old City looks as though it’s about to reach an important milestone. You might even […]

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Morning Headlines: Saffron Says Not Enough Affordable Subsidized Housing

As home values start to pick up and Philadelphia enjoys its first significant growth spurt in a long time, a different story unfolds for those on the […]

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Commission Approves Digital Signage on Market Street

The city’s Historical Commission has given the go-ahead to three landscape-changing projects in the area: signage for the Market Street side of the former Strawbridge & […]

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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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Morning Headlines: Will Old City Finally Get Its Skyscraper?

First, the Old City Civic Association was less than happy about its height. Then, complicated zoning matters stalled progress, topped off with Keystone Outdoor Advertising getting miffed because the building […]

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205 Race Street Developers Take Desperate Measures

New York architect Peter Gluck could not have imagined what he was getting himself into when he conceived a design for 205 Race Street, a […]