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Llenrock Local: Can Market East Become Trendy?; Modern Mixed-Use Project Targets Center City West; Darrell Clarke Pitches Affordable Housing

Llenrock News

Please enjoy this week’s edition of the Llenrock Local: The death knell finally sounds for Girard Square — the 1970s-era single story retail strip located on Market Street between 11th and 12th Streets. This property — located within shouting distance of City Hall and the Pennsylvania Convention Center — has long been home to…

Llenrock Local: Uber-Luxury Condos for Society Hill; King of Prussia Mall Expands; Details of Blatstein’s South Philly Project Emerge

Llenrock News

Please enjoy this week’s edition of the Llenrock Local: It seems that every week brings yet more proposals for high-rise apartments in and around Center City.  This week, the developers of uber-luxurious 1706 Rittenhouse (complete with single-floor residences and an automated parking garage) unveiled plans to construct a $150…

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:…

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: Gayle McLaughlin, Mayor of Richmond, CA If the popularity of movies…