Allan Domb

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Why Voter Turnout Sucked in Philly’s Mayoral Race

1. Voter turnout in Philadelphia wasn’t always so pitiful. The gist: Only 27 percent of registered voters cast a ballot in Philadelphia’s mayoral primary last week. It wasn’t always like […]

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Party Hopping: Scenes From Philly’s Big Election Night Bashes

Last night, Philadelphia magazine dispatched reporters to most of the Democratic mayoral candidates’ Election Day parties (sorry, Milton Street) to document the agony and the ecstasy […]

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Insider: 5 Election Day Lessons for Progressives

(Editor’s note: This is an opinion column from a Citified insider.)  1. Bullet Balloting Works. Last week I argued that folks should vote only for […]

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The Challengers: Allan Domb Thinks He Can Wipe Out Tax Delinquency

All week, Citified is featuring Q&As with leading at-large City Council Democratic challengers on topics of their choosing. The prompt was simple: if elected, what’s a […]

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Allan Domb Throws Big Bucks Into Council Campaign

When developer and real estate mogul Alan Domb got into the race for an at-large seat on City Council, there were two pressing questions. Question 1: Why? […]

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The Brief: Democrats to Endorse Openly Gay Council Candidate for First Time Ever

Bob Brady, chairman of Philadelphia’s Democratic City Committee, says City Council At-Large candidate Sherrie Cohen is expected to win the party’s endorsement. Cohen tells us the policy […]

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First Look: Inside the Never-Before-Listed Raw Space at Parc Rittenhouse

“This is what we call beach front,” said Allan Domb during a recent private tour of the nearly 60,000 square-foot raw space on the second […]

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Morning Headlines: Mega Construction Mix-Up at Triangle Park

This is perhaps one of the most outrageous stories we’ve heard in a long time. Naked Philly reports that the triangular spit of land bound […]

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It’s Official: Allan Domb Is Running for Council

Citified told you last week that it seemed awfully likely that Center City “condo king”/developer Allan Domb would run for City Council At-Large in the May 19th […]

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Is Condo King Allan Domb About to Run for Council?

Developer Allan Domb, a/k/a the Center City condo king, is one of Philadelphia’s biggest movers and shakers. Is he about to run for City Council? It sure looks […]

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Morning Headlines: Smoking Bans Rolling Out in Philly Condo Buildings

If you’re a smoker, you know firsthand that there are fewer and fewer places for you to take a hassle-free drag these days. Now, if […]

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These Society Hill Homes Have Links to George Washington, Early Vaccinations and Giant Mastadons

Gather ’round, all ye history buffs and house hunters/gawkers. We have a special listing for your viewing pleasure–The Shippen-Wistar and Cadwalader Houses at 4th and […]

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Every Room in This Parc Condo Overlooks Rittenhouse Square

What’s the one thing that’s a must have when you’re looking to buy a piece of prime real estate on Rittenhouse Square? It simply has […]

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Valentine’s Special: Allan Domb (and Others) Talk About Falling in Love

At first glance, it might seem an unlikely pairing: romance and real estate. But they often go hand in hand. There’s such a personal relationship […]

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Allan Domb Buys Historical Buildings Near Independence Hall

Allan Domb, “Condo King” and recently appointed president of the Greater Philadelphia Association of Realtors, has bought two historical buildings near Independence Hall: the Shippen-Wistar […]