Archives for January 2012

Toll Bros Buys New Market Property for $5 million

Toll Brothers INC. has purchased the new market lot in Philadelphia's Headhouse Square neighborhood and received approval by the Society Hill Civic association to purchase and develop on the lot that has sat for years with failed plan after failed plan. The Horsham based developer who transformed a dormant 26 acres on the West side of town in the … [Read more...]

Coming soon to the center city skyline

Just one year after beginning plans to build a 33-story apartment building on the corner of 22nd and Chestnut, 307 apartments and new look thanks to John Buck and Co. and will be a welcomed addition to the center city skyline! … [Read more...]

New York’s Shake Shack coming to Philadelphia

Danny Meyer's popular burger chain is currently in the process of renovating the 2000 block of Sansom Street to bring the City of Brotherly Love its new home. Prepare for the corner of 20th and Sansom to become even Hotter with this new additon. The burgers, hot dogs, and frozen custard will take the city by storm in the second half of this year. … [Read more...]

Free People Opens its Doors on Walnut Street

FREE PEOPLE is the newest exciting clothing store to hit Rittenhouse Square on the 1600 block of Walnut Street.  Free People has opened its doors, taking the space formerly home to Newman Gallery. The new Free People store will occupy over 6,000 square feet offering new life to Philadelphia shopping. Thanks to the addition of Barney's Co-Op more … [Read more...]