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Lawyer: Blatstein Doesn’t Own Broad & Washington, Can’t Seek Zoning Approval

A lawyer for N/H Philadelphia Properties, the New York real estate company that owns the long-vacant lot at the corner of Broad Street and Washington Avenue in […]

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Broad & Washington: Anatomy of an Unvote

Since we’re sure many of you following the saga of 1001 South Broad, Bart Blatstein’s megaproject at the northeast corner of Broad Street and Washington […]

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Johnson Calls for Construction Moratorium at Broad & Washington

On Wednesday, the Zoning Board of Adjustment voted to approve developer Bart Blatstein’s plans for a 32-story apartment tower and rooftop retail village on a […]

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City Board Approves Blatstein Project, Then Says Nevermind

After saying it would need two weeks to mull over everything developer Bart Blatstein presented at its April 26th meeting, the Zoning Board of Adjustment […]

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A Simple Fix That Could Make Life Easier for Bart Blatstein at Broad and Washington

Residents of Northern Liberties can recount the long, drawn-out process that transformed what might have been a strip mall into Bart Blatstein’s most highly praised […]

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Blatstein Redesign Answers One CDR Objection…

No sooner had we reported that it was “back to the drawing board” for Bart Blatstein’s proposed mixed-use development at 1001 South Broad Street in […]

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Broad and Washington Development Scorecard: Blatstein’s 1001 vs. Alterra’s Lincoln Square

With the announcement last week that Alterra Property Group had signed on to develop the mostly empty lot at the northwest corner of Broad and […]

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Hawthorne Residents Blast Blatstein Proposal Again

When the revised plans for Bart Blatstein’s mixed-use residential/retail development at the northeast corner of Broad and Washington were made public in a Civic Design Review […]

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Bart Blatstein Seeks Variance for 32-Story Tower, Retail at Broad and Washington

We all know Bart Blatstein has big plans for the northeast corner of Broad and Washington, but when are we going to see some action […]

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Broad and Washington, Neighborhood Unity Discussed in Hawthorne

Entering the Hawthorne Cultural Center at 12th and Carpenter on Tuesday night made the newly arrived autumn coolness feel good, as opposed to a dread-ridden prelude […]

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Plans for Parker Spruce Hotel, Broad & Washington to be Presented This Week

Temperatures have firmly shifted into sweatshirt and jeans weather, and you know that what means: development presentation season at our local civic associations! This week […]

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Headlines: Important Zoning Overlay Bill For South Philly to Meet Council Today

A bill that would create a zoning overlay called the South Broad Street Gateway will be introduced to City Council later today, PlanPhilly’s Jared Brey […]

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Bart Blatstein Plans Mixed-Use Complex in South Philly

With casino fever taking over yesterday, it was easy to overlook another project Bart Blatstein, one of the applicants who lost out on Philadelphia’s second […]

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Blatstein: I Will Build a Tower of Piazza on South Broad

Developer Bart Blatstein, best known for the Piazza in Northern Liberties, has begun to talk about what he might do at Broad and Washington. The […]

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So What’s All This About a Wegmans Coming to Center City?

Let’s just get this out of the way: There is no actual forensic, DNA-firm, hold-up-in-court evidence that Wegmans is coming to downtown Philadelphia. None whatsoever. […]