Articles by Colin LeStourgeon

5235 Chestnut Street. Credit: KCA Design Associates.

Renderings Revealed for 5235 Chestnut Street in Cobbs Creek, West Philadelphia

Renderings have been revealed for a new two-building mixed-use development proposed at 5235 Chestnut Street in Cobbs CreekWest Philadelphia. The first building (which is located along Chestnut Street) will be the smaller of the two, rising six stories with a commercial space at the ground floor, with 33 residential units situated in the upper floors. The building will include a basement as well as a roof deck and green roof that will be accessed through a pilot house. 11 bike spaces will be included. The second, larger building that will be located along Ludlow Street and will also rise six stories. A commercial space will also be located on the ground floor of this building, with 171 residential units on upper floors. Like Building 1, there will be a basement level, roof deck, and green roof at the top, plus 57 bike spaces. The two buildings will share a loading space located along Ludlow Street. KCA Design Associates is the architectural firm behind the project.

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225-39 North 13th Street. Credit: SLP Architectural Services.

Permits Issued for 225-39 North 13th Street in Chinatown, Center City

Permits have bee issued for the construction of a mixed-use building at 225-39 North 13th Street in ChinatownCenter City. Upon completion, the new building will rise seven floors, with a commercial space at ground level. Above, there will be 81 residential units that will be offered as short-term rentals. In total, the structure, which will be built using modular construction, will span 60,111 square feet of space. SLP Architectural Services is the firm behind the project’s design.

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2639 South 58th Street. Credit: WRT Design.

Renderings Revealed for 2639 South 58th Street in Kingsessing, West Philadelphia

Renderings have been revealed for a large multi-family development proposed at 2639 South 58th Street in KingsessingWest Philadelphia. The new development will include five different structures, rising two-three stories. In total, the building will provide 65 mixed-income housing units. A total of 36 parking spaces included within the development. WRT Design is the firm handling the architectural work for the project.

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6528 North Broad Street. Credit: Parallel Architecture Studio.

Updated Renderings Revealed for 6528 North Broad Street In West Oak Lane

Updated renderings have been revealed for a new mixed-use development located at 6528 North Broad Street in West Oak Lane, North Philadelphia. The new building will rise seven stories tall, with a commercial space in the ground floor and second floor. The space, slated to be used as a restaurant, will span 9,184 square feet of space on the ground floor and 3,515 square feet of space in the second floor. The structure will contain 65 age-restricted residential units, with 42 of these units designated as affordable housing. These residential units will span a total of 50,704 square feet of space. There will also be 20 parking spaces included within the project. Parallel Architecture Studio is the firm responsible for the project’s design.

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8400 Roosevelt Boulevard. Credit: Meyer Architects.

Renderings Revealed for 8400 Roosevelt Boulevard in Rhawnhurst, Northeast Philadelphia

Renderings have been revealed for a large multi-family development located at 8400 Roosevelt Boulevard in RhawnhurstNortheast Philadelphia. Upon completion, the new building will rise three stories tall and total 105,691 square feet of space. There will be 85 residential units within the structure, while a surface parking lot will provide 168 parking spaces. Of these, one will be van accessible and nine will be for electric vehicles. Meyer Architects is the firm responsible for the projects design.

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