Morning Headlines: Pretty Maps Show a Blossoming Brewerytown

Photo credit: Brewerytown Living.

Photo credit: Brewerytown Living.

Last May we said Brewerytown was the next big thing, and in November developer MM Partners threw a shindig where locals and real estate professionals hung out to discuss how the neighborhood is booming.

But it’s one thing to hear that, and quite another to see it illustrated on pretty maps. Curbed Philly recently compared two such maps — both from MM — that shows the area’s rapid growth.

The one pictured above is an updated version with new businesses, while the one below displays those of old and some current ones.

It seems this Code for Philly web app might need a little adjusting to show which neighborhoods are actually blossoming!
Click here for the hi-res versions of the old and new maps.

• Check Out This Remapping of Brewerytown [Curbed Philly]

Meanwhile, in other real estate news…

Crumbling and stumbling: L&I says it doesn’t know how many buildings have collapsed in Philly [Daily News]

Museum of the American Revolution set to break ground [NewsWorks]

Sherrod dumps property in Point Breeze [Philadelphia City Paper]

Councilman urges Bustleton Civic to invest [Northeast Times]

401 N. Broad in Center City sells to Amerimar, partners [Philadelphia Business Journal]

Art Commission brings thorough review to handful of important built environment projects [PlanPhilly]

Lower Merion planners talk redevelopment of BMW, former Main Line Times, YMCA buildings [Main Line Times]