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New Apartment Conversion to Serve as Learning Lab for Would-Be Builders

Ninety-six new apartments with huge windows, great views and the kinds of amenities that appeal to millennials. A restaurant on the street floor. A rooftop […]

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Rustic Corner Loft in Callowhill for $389.9K

After nearly a decade of fundraising and advocacy, The Rail Park project is forging ahead. Work is under way on the initial segment of a multi-phase project […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: Industrial Chic in Callowhill

You know those glamorous lofts you see in the movies? The ones with huge windows and amazing views of the city, exposed brick walls everywhere giving […]

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Property’s Photo(s) of the Week: The Loft District Horse and Miss Divine

We just couldn’t help ourselves. A day after selecting her magnificent shadowy capture of this horse in Callowhill (it was shot somewhere along 13th and Nectarine) […]

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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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Rail Park Plans Continue to Make Headway with Phase 1

As one reader reminded us on our roundup of developments we’ll be tracking in 2015, the proposed Rail Park is one of the city’s most […]

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Modern Single-Bedroom in Loft District

If the ongoing Rail Park project continues to make headway, this Agoos Lovera-designed condo in Philadelphia’s Loft District could one day be situated near one of […]

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Jaw-Dropper of the Week: Enormous Loft at 1234 Hamilton

In general, you can expect a loft to offer a lot of open space and plenty of oversized windows. But this 5,100 square-foot unit at […]

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Enormous Loft District Condo With Chic Murphy Bed

OK, so it’s not quite James Bond’s Murphy bed but the hideaway bed in this artist-designed loft is still pretty cool. The stainless steel partition […]

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Incredible Penthouse Condo With Two Lofts in Historic Rebman Building

This penthouse started life as two separate units, which were then combined to create this double-wide penthouse suite. Given that it’s in the Loft District, […]

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Morning Headlines: Loft District Building Goes Up For Auction

What’s nine stories high and a full 156,000 square feet?  The Independence Press building. Located in Philly’s “Loft District,” 533 N. 11th Street has been […]

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Today in Overblown Listings Copy: the Reading Viaduct = the NY Highline

The listings copy for what seems to be a perfectly nice two-bedroom, bi-level Callowhill loft reads: Remarks: Walk to Lift Cafe and Prohibition Taproom or […]