Permits have been filed for the erection of a four-story, multi-family structure at 2621-23 Jefferson Street in Brewerytown, North Philadelphia. The property is situated on the north side of the block that is located between North Bailey Street and North 26th Street, across from Athletic Square Park. The building will have a footprint that spans 2,822 square feet. Rollup LLC is the listed owner.
The fifth-tallest building on Philly YIMBY’s Annual December Countdown is located at 1826 Chestnut Street in Rittenhouse Square, Center City, a conceptual design for which recently leaked online. The details of the tower are entirely lacking, aside from the logo of Goodman Properties, the current owner and possible developer. The screenshot shows a building that rises approximately 550 feet tall around 42 stories. The tower will likely be a residential building which appears to rise from the preserved exterior of the former Aldine Theatre, now occupied by a pharmacy. As expected, Philly YIMBY’s recent site visit has revealed no signs of construction.
Exterior work is wrapping up at Liberty Flats, a multi-family development located at 526 Brown Street in Northern Liberties, North Philadelphia. The development rises six stories and includes 36 luxury condos, with a mix between one- and two-bedrooms. The ground floor will feature 3,000 square feet of retail space. Residents will have access to a total of 14 parking spaces as well as a storage unit for each condo, located in the cellar of the building. A rooftop deck will offer nearly 2,000 square feet of patio space and boasting great views of the skyline. Trinity Realty Companies is the developer.
The Bordeaux, a five-story, 16-unit, mixed-use building, is set to rise at 2600 West Girard Avenue in Brewerytown, North Philadelphia. The structure will hold 20,938 square feet of space, including a 3,500-square-foot ground floor retail space. A shard roof deck will offer direct views of the skyline. Bike and tenant storage will also be included as amenities. Ambit Architecture is the project designer and Argo Property Group is the developer.
The sixth-tallest project on Philly YIMBY’s Annual December Countdown is the most visible development currently under construction in Philadelphia. Arthaus at 311 South Broad Street in Washington Square West, Center City, has already made a major impact on the skyline as it nears topping out at its eventual height of 542 feet and 45 stories (though the marketing material describes the building as 47 stories tall). The building is designed by Kohn Pendersen Fox, the globally renowned firm that also designed the 792-foot-tall BNY Mellon Center, the city’s fifth-tallest building, and is developed by Dranoff Properties. The building will feature 108 condominium apartments. Philly YIMBY’s recent site visit revealed busy activity at the site, with cladding going up and workers moving back and forth on the site.