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Audio: Post Bros.’ Matt Pestronk Talks About Unions With Dom Giordano

It wouldn’t be fair to say that Matt Pestronk — one half of the development team the Post Brothers — is taking pleasure in witnessing […]

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Renderings of Rafael Viñoly’s Vision for the Atlantic Building

Back in September 2013, Rafael Viñoly Architects — best known locally for the Kimmel Center — announced that the firm would be handling the adaptive […]

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Post Brothers Lawsuit: Guns, Porn and Racial Discrimination?

Until they were fired last March, Raymond Roberson and Lamar Love were maintenance workers for Rittenhouse Hill, a Germantown apartment complex owned and operated by […]

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Unions Release TV Spot With Johnny Doc Cartoon Ghost to “Haunt” Post Brothers

The union siege against the Post Brothers continues, and it just gets more surreal. For Halloween, IBEW Local 98 is releasing a commercial “featuring a ‘ghostly’ […]

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Gallery: IBEW’s Post Brothers Film Screening With Hazmat Suits. Plus, Heroin and Cocaine.

This week IBEW released a documentary about the Post Brothers made by 9.14 Pictures. The press conference to debut the film had some entertaining costumes […]

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First Look: Building Trades’ Video Doc About the Post Bros. [UPDATED]

Two press releases came across the transom just now. Headline No. 1: “Philadelphia Building Trades To Premiere Video Documentary Exposing Major Health and Safety Violations […]

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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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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 […]

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Matthew Pestronk: “We Followed the Rules”

Developer Matthew Pestronk, one-half of the Post Bros.–the company converting an old factory at 12th and Wood into the Goldtex Apartments–says he and his brother […]

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Surely, This Pelvis Will Be Talking U&O Taxes Tonight at the Goldtex Preview

Tonight is the VIP preview party for the opening of the Post Bros.’ Goldtex apartment building, and the invitations are as…stirring as the listings copy […]

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Here’s What the New Goldtex Apartments Look Like

There was no bigger development battle of 2012 than the one between Post Brothers Apartments, a development and management company run by Michael and Matthew […]