An $80M office tower may be coming to South Philly’s sports complex

Anna Merriman

February 8, 2019

South Philly’s sports complex could see a glossy new addition soon, in the form of a 200,000-square-foot office tower.

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Philadelphia councilwoman delayed major city land deal to help a developer

Jake Blumgart
February 8, 2019
The city’s stalled redevelopment of 4601 Market Street finally advanced on Thursday after Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell reversed her decision.

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Philadelphia ranked among most popular places for women to buy homes

Caitlin McCabe
February 8, 2019
A study found the Philadelphia metro area ranked in the top 10 places in the U.S. where it’s easier for women to buy homes without a co-signor.

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Philadelphia Land Bank reform introduced as fix for troubled sales process

Jake Blumgart
January 25, 2019
Councilmember Maria Quiñones-Sanchez introduced a bill to bring additional oversight and transparency to the Philadelphia Land Bank.

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Mayor Kenny signs ‘good cause’ eviction bill

Anna Merriman
January 23, 2019
A long-debated eviction protection bill, that ensures landlords can’t evict month-to-month tenants without a fair reason, was signed into law Tuesday.

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Philly property owners won’t have to pay increased taxes while they appeal 2019 assessments

Laura McCrystal
January 24, 2019
Philadelphia property owners who appealed their 2019 market values can hold off on paying those increases — for now, at least.

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Group Plans 14-story hotel just steps from Love Park

Anna Merriman
January 7, 2019
A 14-story high rise with a hotel, café, and upstairs lounge may soon be coming to N 15th Street, just behind the Metropolitan building and Love Park.

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The Future of Single Family Zoning in Philadelphia

Caitlin McCabe
December 20, 2018
In an effort to make housing more affordable in Philadelphia some are considering an end to single family zoning.

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The 8 Steps to Pass a Law in Philadephia

Rachael Pritzker
May 9, 2018
A quick and easy to follow lesson on how laws are passed in the city of Philadelphia.

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