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Elixr is Opening a New Cafe and Roastery in the Goldtex Building

Elixr got its start seven years ago, when third wave coffee just started gaining momentum in Philadelphia. They started roasting out of Fishtown and opened […]

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Post Brothers Pop the Goldtex Building, Rittenhouse Hill on the Market

It looks like Post Brothers is poised to make yet another splash on the Philly real estate scene, only this time it’s through potentially selling […]

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Goldtex Apartments Receives City’s First LEED Gold Certification; Developer Hopes More Follow Suit

The Goldtex Apartments officially received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold level certification this week, according to Mike Pestronk of Post Brothers, […]

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Brick and Mortar Opens with Rail Park Benefit

Brick and Mortar will finally open to the public this Thursday, June 4th with a benefit in support of Friends of the Rail Park. The opening […]

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Gallery: The Goldtex Building, Then and Now

Philadelphia’s Goldtex apartment building has come a long way. From its start as a shoe factory to its time as an abandoned graffiti haven, the colorful apartment […]

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At Last, Everyone and Everything in Accord at Goldtex

Less than a year ago, the news out of the Post Brothers’ Goldtex building was drama, controversy and inflatable rats. Which is why Inga Saffron, […]

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Post Bros.’ Goldtex Building Gets a “Neighborhood Tavern”

According to Zagat as reported in Foobooz, the Goldtex apartment building’s ground floor will soon be getting a restaurant. Mike Welsh, formerly of Franklin Mortgage […]

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New Restaurant/Bar Coming to Lofts District

Zagat has the scoop on Brick & Mortar, a new restaurant and bar from Franklin Mortgage alum Mike Welsh. Welsh, who was also involved in […]

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Post Brothers Party at Goldtex and Say, “Do Not Rent Here”

Tonight there’s a rooftop party at the Goldtex apartments at 12th and Pearl streets in Callowhill. Like other Post Brothers jawns, it has a quirky […]

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What? Has the Building Trades Union War Against the Post Brothers Really Gotten This Stupid?

Pardon the informality of the headline, but this simply cannot be believed. Philadelinquency spotted a post on Philadelphia Speaks in which forum member fiveomar described […]

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Morning Headline: Action News Goes Undercover At Goldtex

Wendy Salzman at 6 ABC filed a report yesterday on the newly renovated and rebuilt Goldtex apartment building at 12th and Wood. Developed by the […]

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Post Brothers vs. Unions–Again–Now With Creepy Allegations and Lawn Signs

A few days ago, Matthew Pestronk, one of the two principals of the development company Post Brothers, called to tell us that almost every day […]

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Post Bros. Backyard Bash and Curbside Rats

  The Post Bros.–the development company most well known for its clash with the building trades unions at the Goldtex building at 12th and Wood–had […]

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Morning Headlines: Renters Now Moving Into Goldtex Apartments

The Philadelphia Business Journal reports that the Post Bros.’ Goldtex Apartments building on 12th and Wood in Callowhill has now officially started the move-in process […]

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The Post Bros. Earn “Schlemiel of the Week” Honors

A blog entry from the Llenrock Group, a local real estate advisory/investment banking firm, dubs the Post Bros. company “Schlemiel of the Week.” For those […]