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Apartments Proposed Atop Ardmore Christian Science Reading Room

Developers Chris and Ryan Tobin want to join the parade of builders adding apartments to downtown Ardmore. Their modest proposal, however, would add two stories […]

Property

Jawdropper of the Week: Nirvana in Devon for $8M

Some mansions have more than elegance to recommend them. This home in Devon is one of those, because it has a story behind it. That […]

Property

CDR Panel Gives Toll Jewelers Row Tower a Mixed Review

Toll Brothers City Living’s proposal for a 29-story residential tower with ground-floor retail on Jewelers Row went before the design doctors yesterday (February 7th). Their […]

Property

Toll’s Tower Design: An Almost Successful Compromise

Given that the controversial condo tower Toll Brothers City Living plans to build at the east end of Jewelers Row is a by-right project, it […]

Property

Toll Takes Wraps Off Jewelers Row Tower

Toll Brothers City Living finally revealed what the condo tower it plans to build in place of three structures on historic Jewelers Row will look […]

City Life

Barnes Foundation to Build $5.8M Addition

What do you do when 93,000 square feet of space just isn’t cutting it anymore? Well, for the Barnes Foundation, the answer is simple: expand. […]

Property

Checkmate in East Kensington? Broker Rearranges the Chessboard

I’ve gotten lots of pitches from real estate agents and others that lead me to ask, “What’s in a name?” The answer, it appears, is, […]

Property

Hard Hat Tour: The Amperium

Over on Be Well Philly, Adjua Fisher was positively jubilant about the news that Riverwards Produce, which operated a pop-up produce market in Fishtown this past […]

Business

Why Parkway’s Doubling Down on North Broad

Along with Eric Blumenfeld, Parkway Corporation has become one of the most important developers along the North Broad Street corridor. And like Blumenfeld, Parkway sees […]

Property

Hard Hat Tour: One Riverside

The last time we caught up with Carl Dranoff, he was celebrating the topping-off of his One Riverside, the east-bank exclamation point that, along with […]

Property

Jawdropper of the Week: Stately Wayne Manor for $7.65M

Those of us of a certain age – say, born after 1939 – or of a certain persuasion – say, fans of complex, brooding superheroes […]

Property

Just What the Doctor Ordered: A Stunning Makeover in Wynnewood for $1.879M

At least two legends of medicine have called Wynnewood home. One of them, Aaron Beck, the father of cognitive behavioral therapy, still lives there, and […]

Business

How 10 Townhomes Sold Quickly in Fairmount

Want some concrete evidence of the strength of the high-end housing market in Philadelphia? Then read on for a tale of a new townhouse project […]

Property

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 […]

Property

The Ultimate Gift for the Do-It-Yourselfer: Build Your Own Thos. Moser Furniture

At the Thos. Moser showroom on Walnut Street, the staff will gladly show you the tools, the raw material and the techniques that go into […]