Philadelphia YIMBY’s recent site visit has observed that exterior renovation work is underway at the recently completed mixed-use development at 2301 Frankford Avenue in Fishtown. Designed by Ian Smith Design Group, the project adds a three-story rear addition to a three-story prewar building and two smaller adjacent structures at the eastern corner of Frankford Avenue and East Dauphin Street. The finished project features ground-floor commercial space and six residential units, as well as a cellar.
Permits have been issued for the construction of a three-story multi-family housing structure with four units at 627 Brooklyn Street in Haverford North, West Philadelphia. JTran Expediting is responsible for the designs. Permits list Olympia Construction LLC as the contractor and specify a construction cost of $720,765.
Renderings have been revealed for a five-story, 125-unit multi-family development at 42-68 Church Lane in Germantown, Northwest Philadelphia. Designed by KJO Architecture and developed by Olymphia Holdings, the building will yield 130,760 square feet. At ground level, 26,143 square feet of parking space will provide 93 parking spots.
Philadelphia YIMBY’s recent site visit has noted that construction work is complete at a four-story mixed-use building at 2400 Frankford Avenue in Fishtown, Kensington. The development stands at the angled northern corner of the three-way intersection between Frankford Avenue, Trenton Avenue, and East York Street, where a traffic circle was recently constructed. Designed by CANNOdesign and developed by Khosla Properties, the structure will span 17,972 square feet and hold 2,459 square feet of retail space and 15 apartments. Features include full sprinkling, a green roof, and parking for five bicycles. Permits list Tester Construction Group as the contractor and specify a construction cost of $2.6 million.
A recent site visit by Philadelphia YIMBY has observed that construction work has not yet started at a three-story two-family rowhouse at 438 West Susquehanna Avenue in North Philadelphia East. The structure will rise from a vacant lot situated on the south side of the block between North Orkney Street and North 5th Street. Designed by the Parallel Architecture Studio, the structure will span 2,820 square feet and will feature a cellar and a roof deck. Permits list the G&J Group as the contractor.