Tag Archive for Comcast

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch:  Noun, informal. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person.  Schlemiel:  Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail; a loser. – Mensch of the Week: Comcast Our Mensch of the Week is the Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:…

Llenrock Local: Comcast Plans Center City Skyscraper; Four Seasons to Leave Parkway for New Comcast Tower; Construction Begins on Cheesecake Factory at 15th and Walnut

Llenrock News

Please enjoy this week’s edition of the Llenrock Local: As I first mentioned here last September, Comcast and Liberty Property Trust announced plans last week to develop an iconic 59 story, 1,121 sq. ft. skyscraper at 18th and Arch Streets in Center City.  Designed by Foster + Partners, the “Comcast Innovation and Technology Center” will…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

New Comcast Tower

Week in Review for January 11-17: Comcast to Build Second, Taller Philadelphia Skyscraper: The internet and cable company announces plans to partner with Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) to build its new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center, an 1,121-ft all-glass…

Llenrock Local – Philadelphia Real Estate News

Llenrock News

Today we’re excited to premier a new series: Llenrock Local, featuring news, development rumors, and other tidbits from Philadelphia’s busy commercial real estate sector! With this feature we’re pleased to present our newest contributor, Stu Goodman of Capstone Law. Enjoy!…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Week in Review for May 25 – 31: After months of controversy and legal wrangling, Malkin Holdings, operator of the Empire State Building, finally captures enough “yes” votes from stakeholders to include the property in a new public REIT called…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Week in Review for February 16 – 22:  – According to the first three paragraphs of a Wall Street Journal article (you have to have a “Pro” account to read the rest), many investors are missing opportunities for high yields…

Eminent Domain Name Blame Game

Municipal budgets are tight all around the country.  They are looking for ways to trim the fat, increase revenue, or better yet both.  Leave it to Philadelphia, one of the un-brotherly-loveliest cities to do business in America, to create a…