A parking lot at 2100 Market Street in Center City West awaits construction of a 350-foot-tall, 23-story in 21M, ranking at number 18 on Philly YIMBY’s December Development Countdown. The tower is being developed by Brandywine Realty Trust and has recently received a new design by Edry McHenry Architects with a considerable height reduction. Brandywine Realty Trust has been trying to redevelop the site into a tower for a few years now, but it looks like it will soon move forward once an anchor tenant is found. While Brandywine and other media outlets have not released any information on the tower yet, a section on 21M was added to the Brandywine site showing two new renderings and vague information.
Innovator Village has broken ground at 2401 Washington Avenue in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood of South Philadelphia. Developed by Philly Living, the project will consist of 86 luxury homes within a five-story multi-family structure and a number of single-family homes. The retail portion along Washington Avenue will span 15,000 square feet of retail is included in the project along Washington Avenue.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a two-story commercial structure at 1428 Point Breeze Avenue in Point Breeze, South Philadelphia. The property is located on the west side of the block located between Dickinson Street and Reed Street. The building has a footprint that spans 2,976 square feet. 1420 PB AVE H LLC and 1420 PB AVE W LLC are the listed owners.
At number 19 on Philly YIMBY’s December Development Countdown is CHOP’s Roberts Center For Pediatric Research Phase 3, a 350-foot-tall, 21-story tower proposed at 730 Schuylkill Avenue. The building is a part of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s four-tower master plan in the Schuylkill section of Grays Ferry, South Philadelphia. The site sits directly to the southwest of the 375-foot-tall CHOP Roberts Center for Pediatric Research at 734 Schuylkill Avenue, which was completed in May 2017. Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, the architect for Phase 1, is likely to be the designer for the new tower.
Permits have been issued for the construction of a four-story, 31-unit mixed-use structure at 2155-61 North 2nd Street in Norris Square, North Philadelphia. Designed by Harman Deutsch Architecture, the structure will include a ground floor commercial space spanning 2,300 square feet.