Permits have been filed for the demolition of a vacant three-story prewar rowhouse at 1708 North 55th Street in Hestonville, West Philadelphia. The former single-family dwelling sits on the block that is located between Jefferson Street and Lancaster Avenue. The structure will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program at a cost of $37,777. The property is owned by Howard Alfred Jr Waites Shirley Jean. The contractor listed for the work is Pedro Palmer Construction Inc.
A 10-story, 244-unit development is planned at 1130 North Delaware Avenue in Fishtown, Kensington. At the moment, a single-story furniture store with a large parking lot occupies the site, with minor demolition work observed at YIMBY’s recent site visit. Developed by Streamline and designed by Varenhorst Architects, the project will face the Delaware River across the avenue and will include parking for 49 vehicles and 102 bicycles, as well as public space on the west side of the building.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a two-story prewar rowhouse at 1716 North Dover Street in Brewerytown, North Philadelphia. The single-family dwelling is located on the block that sits between Cecil B. Moore Avenue and West Montgomery Avenue. The structure will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost of work is $15,600. The property is owned by Williams Rickey C. The contractor listed for the work is FH Demolition.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a vacant three-story prewar rowhouse at 3220 Germantown Avenue in Franklinville, North Philadelphia. The former mixed-use property, classified as commercial space though it evidently held residential space on the upper floors, is located on the block situated between West Allegheny Street and West Hilton Street. The building will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost of work is $24,500. The property is owned by Brown John E. The contractor listed for the work is RDS Contracting Group Inc.
Permits have been issued for the construction of 1525 North American Street, a six-story, 110-unit residential project proposed in Olde Kensington, North Philadelphia. Developed by Six Acre Capital in collaboration with design architect Leong Leong and architect of record Harman Deutsch Architecture, the building will feature retail at the ground floor, as well as parking for 23 vehicles and 51 bicycles. The property is located on the east side of the block between Jefferson Street and West Oxford Street.