Completion nears at 1300 Fairmount Avenue, a 185-foot-tall, 14-story mixed-use development located in Spring Garden, North Philadelphia. The high-rise structure contains 625,000 square feet and will include a 58,700-square-foot Aldi supermarket, a 12,000-square-foot preschool, 487 apartments, and 287 parking spaces. RAL Development is the developer and Cope Linder Architects is the project designer. At the moment, construction is nearly finished at both the exterior and the landscaping.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a two-story prewar rowhouse at 1930 South 60th Street in Kingsessing, Southwest Philadelphia. The single-family dwelling is located near the corner of South 60th Street and Regent Street. The building will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost of the work will be $12,992. The property is owned by Robert Stone. The contractor listed for the work is Pedro Palmer Construction.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a three-story prewar rowhouse at 1513 West Stiles Street in Cecil B. Moore, North Philadelphia. The single-family dwelling is situated on the block that is located between North 15th Street and North 16th Street. The structure will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost of work is $19,559. The property is owned by Gregory C. Brown and Kyoko Brown. The contractor listed for the work is Gama Wrecking Inc.
A large, irregularly-shaped lot at 918 North Delaware Avenue in Northern Liberties in North Philadelphia is being redeveloped into Wellshaus, a six-building complex that will bring retail and 462 units to the rapidly growing neighborhood. Developed by Core Realty and designed by L2Partridge, the buildings will rise eight stories and will stand out prominently thanks to their sheer bulk.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a vacant two-story prewar rowhouse at 4995 West Thompson Street in Cathedral Park, West Philadelphia. The former single-family dwelling is located on the northeast corner of Thompson Street and North 50th Street. The building will come down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost of the work will be $23,000. The owner of the property is Thompson Street Properties. The contractor listed for the work is Mangual Demolition Inc.