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Center City Is Finally Getting the Giant Movie Theater It Needs

Sensing a void in the Center City moviegoing landscape, and thus, opportunity, AMC Theatres has announced plans to open an eight-screen multiplex inside the revamped […]


Why T.J. Maxx Is Just Right for East Market

Move over, Market Street Marshalls. A new discount retailer is moving to that part of town. The Inquirer reported this week that a new T.J. […]

Fashion Outlets of Philadelphia rendering

Are We Really Going to Call the New Gallery “FOP”?

Today’s Inquirer has an update on the renovation of The Gallery. The Fashion Outlets of Philadelphia — the “at Market East” has been dropped from the […]

The escalators and main atrium of The Gallery in Center City, which is owned by PREIT and is currently under construction.

Gallery Redeveloper PREIT May Consider Merger

Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust, or PREIT, recently indicated that it may be interested in merging with another shopping-mall operator, according to the Inquirer.

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The Gallery Is Covered in Dust and Debris

The escalators to the second floor of The Gallery don’t work anymore, but they’re still functional as stairs. “Thank you for the convenience,” I thought, […]


Beyond the Gallery: Developers Snap up Three Properties on Market East

There’s an interesting wrinkle to the redevelopment of The Gallery at Market East into the Fashion Outlets of Philadelphia. PREIT and Macerich, the partnership developing […]

The Gallery - under renovation

Market East: Gallery Rehab Won’t Be Finished Until at Least 2018

The Gallery won’t re-open as the Fashion Outlets of Philadelphia anytime soon. Macerich and Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust, who are co-developing the transformation of […]


Gallery I Is Staying Open Just A Few Days Longer

The eastern half of The Gallery at Market East will be open a little longer. Scheduled to close today, the mall will get about a one-week […]


Eastern Half of The Gallery to Shutter in October

Officials from SEPTA and PATCO confirmed today that PREIT plans to shut down the eastern half of the Gallery mall on October 2nd, as the developer commences […]


Headlines: The Skinny on Changes In Store for Two Philly-Area Malls

What a weekend! But the fireworks aren’t over as starting off this Monday’s headlines are two of the retail variety: Delaware County’s Granite Run Mall […]


Headlines: The Gallery Redevelopment Is Officially a Go

Following City Council’s approval of six ordinances and one resolution regarding the Gallery makeover yesterday, Mayor Nutter went on to sign off on the legislation, […]


Headlines: “Momentous” Day As Committee Edges The Gallery Closer

Go ahead and double- or triple-circle June 18 on your calendar, especially if you have any interest in the major renovations planned by PREIT and […]


Headlines: The Divine Lorraine, Comcast Grab State Grants

We’re back with an update from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) again, where a few major projects in the Philadelphia area got the thumbs […]


The Brief: Anthony Williams a No-Show at Dem (Dis)Unity Breakfast

1. Anthony Williams a no-show at Democratic post-election unity breakfast to rally behind mayoral nominee Jim Kenney. The gist: State Senator Anthony Williams was a […]


Headlines: Apartments Planned for Superfresh Society Hill Site?

The Superfresh in Society Hill is near and dear to the hearts of nearby residents. So, it’s probably a safe bet that near-neighbors will be […]