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Fossil Is Not Coming to 1616 Walnut, But We’ll Soon Know What Is

Fossil wanted signs that didn’t go with an Art Deco facade. Which retailer can make its signage work with the historically designated building?

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Marketplace Design Center Is Up for Sale

The vast, capacious, ginormous, colossal, unbounded and tremendously large Marketplace Design Center building at 24th and Market is for sale. The building houses 40 design […]

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‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Team Gets the Brad Pitt Boot for Abscam Movie

David O’Russel’s Abscam movie with Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence will film in Massachusetts instead of Philly because the Commonwealth is chary with tax breaks.

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Daffy’s Center City Is Down to 2 Bidders

There are two finalists for the Daffy’s Center City space at 17th and Chestnut. Let the countdown begin.

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Stay Classy, Philadelphia

Philadelphia gets a mention in the New York Times’ Business Day section.

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Philadelphia Tourism Site Rules the Webiverse

Thanks to Technically Philly for bringing this triumph of Philadelphia tourism promotion to our attention…

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Green Garden, Tony’s Barbershop for Sale on Baltimore Avenue in University City

Tony’s Barbershop, where the mayor of Baltimore Avenue once worked, is for sale. And Green Garden restaurant’s business is for rent. Times are a’ changin’ in Cedar Park, University City.

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10 Reasons Not to Fear AVI

Philadelphia’s Actual Value Initiative, or AVI, is here and homes are being reassessed. But don’t go screaming from the theater of life. It’s going to be okay.

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Property Profile: David Magerman

Businessman/philanthropist David Magerman is the kind of guy who makes things happen. The founder of Kohelet and the owner of Michael Solomonov’s Citron and Rose sees a need in his community and works to fill it. He sat down for the inaugural Property Profile.

Luxury condos like the ones at 1706 Rittenhouse Square are just one of the reasons Rittenhouse Square remains a hot zip code.
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Living Large in Rittenhouse Square

NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH Rittenhouse Square has long been Philadelphia’s most desirable neighborhood for both families and single professionals. Its focal point, the square, is a lovely […]

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Brooklyn’s 3rd Ward Is Coming to South Kensington

The Brooklyn co-working space 3rd Ward is bringing a second location to Philadelphia after a long lead time. We have the first photos and exclusive info about the almost-open venue.

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About $75,000 Will Do in Ambler

A new tool allows you to get all kinds of dirt about the neighbors.