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Open Thread: What amenities should we see in our parks?

A recent debate over a Dilworth Park Starbucks got us thinking

Co-living apartment building to open in Northern Liberties

With 74 shared flats

What’s going on with South Street’s historic Royal Theater site?

OCF is delivering apartments in 2020

Inside Beaux Arts building The Atlantic’s new renovations

With over 200 rental units

Peek inside the newly opened Hamilton tower

Logan Square’s newest residential building

Residential development with green features planned for Kensington site

It’s going up for review Tuesday afternoon

Hotel and residential project may be coming to University City

It’s the latest for group, U3 Ventures

Investment group plans 60-townhouse project along Delaware River

It’s the latest in a series of similar projects

Proposed 10-acre Bridesburg park moves forward with $2 million grant

Check out the renderings here

Developers move forward with plan to bring ‘urban center’ to North Station neighborhood

Including a mixed-use residential building

Next in store for site of Midtown II diner: a 14-story hotel

The building was home to the popular diner for 40 years

The Hamilton residential project completes first tower, plans opening

Construction on the second tower will start later this year

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

Nestled between Xfinity Live! and the NRG station

Rittenhouse’s newest luxury apartment tower, the Laurel, has sold a quarter of its units

The project is on track, with plans to wrap up in 2021

Proposal for 31-story tower in Society Hill draws outcry from residents

Residents and CDR members clashed over the project at a meeting Tuesday

Federal indictments for union leader, city councilman center on construction industry

Some of the most damning allegations put forth in Wednesday’s indictment stem from Dougherty’s relationship with councilman Henon

PHA opens new $45M headquarters in Sharswood

Consolidating four previous locations around the city

Developer wants to bring 31-story apartment tower to Society Hill

With 272 apartments on Dock Street

SEPTA awards $7M contract for first part of KOP rail design

The $1.2 billion project is moving forward

With more funding, developer eyes June construction date for old Family Court

Checking in with the historic renovation project

Open Thread: What do you think of Kensington’s development growth?

Tell us in the comments

Iconic Kensington milk bottle and dairy plant eyed for residential project

The project would include residential units and office space

Checking in on Kensington’s biggest new housing project

They’re eyeing a 2021 end date

Group plans 14-story hotel just steps from Love Park

The building would include a cafe and 64 rooms

Open Thread: Tell us your development wish list for 2019

What projects do you hope to see? What city initiatives?

The top Curbed Philly longreads of 2018

We delved into the history and rebirth of Philly spaces—and the people behind them

Curbed Philly’s 7 most talked-about news stories of 2018

From the most controversial to the ones that made the biggest impact

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Developments, real estate, and news: Philly’s 2018 year in review

From your favorite stories and the major projects, to what to watch out for next year

As headquarters near completion, Aramark plans to light up sign

The sign is a symbol of the project’s milestone

Vote for Philly’s best new building of 2018

Looking back over the biggest construction projects in the last year

Kensington warehouse converted into loft-style apartments

After sitting vacant for years, a trio of local companies teamed up to convert the old cabinet factory into seven loft-style apartment units.

With federal grant, SEPTA plans $37M subway improvement project

The project will see a full renovation of 30th street station

Construction begins on $60M religious exhibit at Independence Mall

The Faith and Liberty Discovery Center is opening in 2020

Inside the newly renovated Met Philly opera house

The place has been under renovations for two years

Historic Stephen Girard building to become hotel and restaurant

It’s part of the ongoing Market East project, which aims to bring retail, residences, and more to the blocks around 12th Street

From rubble to reuse: The long transformation of a Fishtown carriage house

The DIY project uncovered historic details and an overlooked beauty

Kenney responds after Philly loses Amazon HQ2 bid

"It put Philadelphia in the national (and international) spotlight"

Debate over planned Callowhill storage facility gets heated

CDR members voiced their disapproval of the project

Next up in Washington Avenue’s growth: a plan for apartments, townhomes

The new project is planned next to the Chocolate Factory development