Monthly Archives: April 2011

New Hilton @ 41st & Walnut

University City is about to get a new highrise hotel.  Campus Apartments, the large student apartment management company headquartered in University City, and Hilton are developing a 10-storey Hilton Homewood Suites hotel at 41st and Walnut Streets.  The new hotel … Continue reading

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West Philadelphia High School gets a new building

West Philadelphia High School is an age-old institution in West Philadelphia, as its name suggests.  It is, also, going through many transitions.  Recently, the School District of Philadelphia has decided to change the management and curriculum by converting West Philadelphia High into a … Continue reading

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A new Market East

East Market Street, or Market East as it’s often called, connects the Independence Mall to City Hall and the Avenue of the Arts.  It is one of the largest retail areas in the city of Philadelphia.  Among the buildings along … Continue reading

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New Jefferson building under construction at 9th & Walnut

Thomas Jefferson University is one of the greatest medical universities in the country.  As a result, they are continually expanding, with a 40% increase in student enrollment in the past five years.  So, they need to expand their administrative space … Continue reading

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