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The Beautiful Destruction of Market East

A few years ago I bought a $10 photograph at Mostly Books. My friend told me it was too much, but I didn’t bother to […]

Property

Headlines: Brandywine Realty Trust Hints at Market East Plan

All signs point towards the redevelopment of the “concrete heap” of a parking garage at 7th and Market into something much different in the future. Brandywine […]

Shoppist

Is There Really Going to Be a Retail Revival at The Gallery?

PREIT finally released its renderings for The Gallery, and they are shiny visions of glass and gleaming white tiles and flashy digital signage. But underneath the high-shine […]

Property

The Secret Plans for The Gallery Have Finally Been Revealed

Welp, the genie is now officially out of the bottle. PREIT and Macerich have finally come forward with their vision for The Gallery and it’s […]

Property

East Market Update: Crews Testing Terra Cotta Panels on Site

Kudos to @TutorPerini for 2nd mock up @EastMarketPhl 6 hours after the 1st. @BLTArchitects busy on 3rd palette now! pic.twitter.com/KA31DY9D35 — Michael Prifti FAIA (@MikeFAIA) […]

Property

Photos: Strawbridge’s Becomes Century 21

Yesterday morning I went to take a look at what was once Strawbridge and Clothier and is now Century 21 — not a real estate […]

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Property

East Market Project Gets Infusion of Funds

Gov. Tom Corbett has just given the East Market project a $2.5 million shot in the arm, bringing the total state monies invested so far […]

City Life

Philly Becomes the Land of the Logos

When I first moved to Philadelphia six years ago, one of its chief faults (in my view) appeared to be this: It wasn’t New York. […]

City Life

SEPTA to Announce “Change” to Market East

Will Market East still be “Market East” by the end of the week?

City Life

Proposal: Bring Amtrak Trains to Center City

It’s the easiest thing in the world to board an Amtrak train in Philly and be in New York barely an hour later. Would it […]

Property

Brickstone: Mercantile Library to Become Coworking Space

This morning’s membership meeting of the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC) at the Union League was standing room only, and it wasn’t for the coffee […]

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Property

Renderings for East Market Project Released

Here are the renderings, by BLT Architects, of the East Market development slated for the four-acre parcel between Market and Chestnut, 11th and 12th. Unlike […]

Property

Philebrity’s Joey Sweeney Gets Real About the Gallery

I’m a little behind on my philebrity reading, so I’m only just now getting to the post titled “A Small Request: Will You Please Stop […]

City

Newspapers to Lose Lobby as New Retail Headed to 801 Market Street

In a memo sent to all Inquirer, Daily News and Philly.com employees yesterday, publisher Bob Hall announced some new retail for 801 Market Street! He […]

Property

Morning Headlines: Lit Brothers Tower Gets Civic Design Approval

The new Comcast tower wasn’t the only project given the go-ahead by the Civic Design Review committee. It also approved revised plans from developer Brickstone […]