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Apartments and Boutique Hotel Coming to Queen Village

Apartments and Boutique Hotel Coming to Queen Village

An entire that comprises 13 buildings spanning from the corner of 5thand Bainbridge to Kater Street in the neighborhood of Queen Village immediately south of Center City will soon be replaced by an interesting mix of apartment buildings and an upscale boutique hotel.…

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Southern Land Company Breaks Ground in Philly

Southern Land Company Breaks Ground in Philly

Southern Land Company breaks ground on a $110 million, 28-story residential tower at 3601 Market Street in Philadelphia. It is the first residential building in the 50-plus-year history of University City Science Center.…

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Australian Energy Efficiency Company to Open U.S. Headquarters at the Philadelphia Navy Yard

Australian Energy Efficiency Company to Open U.S. Headquarters at the Philadelphia Navy Yard

Business is thriving in South Philadelphia as a new tenant was officially added to the long list of companies at the growing Navy Yard campus.…

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Parkway, Hanover JV Unveils Design Plans for Massive Mixed-Use Project at Broad and Callowhill

Parkway, Hanover JV Unveils Design Plans for Massive Mixed-Use Project at Broad and Callowhill

A joint venture between the Parkway Corporation, one of the biggest parking space owners in Philadelphia, and The Hanover Company of Houston, TX has plans to transform the large public surface parking lot—a 60,140-square-foot grouping of parcels, to be more exact—between Callowhill and Wood Streets with Broad Street into a…

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Philadelphia Listed Among Top 10 Cities for Green Meetings

Philadelphia Listed Among Top 10 Cities for Green Meetings

Though in recent years the meetings and events industry was badly impacted by the economic downturn, this sector is trying to regain its well-deserved place among the best performing industries in the country. To underscore these efforts, GreenBiz.com recently announced the Top Ten U.S. Cities for Green Meetings, a list…

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First Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Opens at Philadelphia Navy Yard

First Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Opens at Philadelphia Navy Yard

As the Navy Yard Corporate Center keeps growing and adding new businesses, the hospitality industry follows the same positive trend in this thriving business campus in South Philadelphia.…

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Non-Profit Design Center Reveals Renderings of Columbus Square Park

Non-Profit Design Center Reveals Renderings of Columbus Square Park

The neglected Passyunk Square neighborhood park is set for a much-need redesign with the help of a grant coming from a local non-profit organization.…

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FedEx Ground Plans $175 Million Massive Distribution Center in Lehigh Valley

FedEx Ground Plans $175 Million Massive Distribution Center in Lehigh Valley

Just before the end of 2013 a large shipping company submitted plans for a 1.3-million-square-foot package sorting center in Allen Township, in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley region. The project was filed with the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission by Moon Township, PA-based FedEx Ground, a subsidiary of the FedEx Corporation that serves…

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Llenrock Group Secures $50M in Financing for 1845 Walnut Street

Llenrock Group Secures $50M in Financing for 1845 Walnut Street

Philadelphia-based independent real estate finance and advisory firm Llenrock Group has completed $50 million in permanent financing for a 25-story office tower located on Rittenhouse Square in Center City, one of Philadelphia’s most prestigious neighborhoods.…

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LEED Platinum Certified Paseo Verde Opens in Philadelphia

LEED Platinum Certified Paseo Verde Opens in Philadelphia

One of the city’s much-anticipated “green” housing projects officially opened last week at the corner of 9th and Berks Streets in the Temple University area, shortly after it was featured on the GreenBuild 2013 tour roster.…

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Radnor’s 38Chestnut Apartment Project Finally Breaks Ground in University City

Radnor’s 38Chestnut Apartment Project Finally Breaks Ground in University City

An groundbreaking ceremony that was held this week at the Episcopal Cathedral site in the University City district marked the official start of construction at 38Chestnut, a long-awaited high-rise apartment tower targeting graduate students and young professionals.…

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Greenbuild Property Tour Slideshow: Four Sustainable Communities in Philadelphia

Greenbuild Property Tour Slideshow: Four Sustainable Communities in Philadelphia

While it is great to report on all the innovative apartment communities being built across the country during this development cycle, there is nothing like getting to tour some properties first hand. MHN recently had the opportunity to tour four niche multi-housing communities in Philadelphia at the forefront of the…

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