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The Mensch and 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: Eddie Gindi, Century 21 Today our Mensch of the Week is Eddie Gindi,…

Llenrock Local: Parkway Unveils Plans for North Broad, PREIT Buys on Walnut, More Student Housing for U City

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Please enjoy this week’s edition of the Llenrock Local: Developers continue to develop surface parking lots and abandoned buildings on the strip of Broad Street between Center City and Temple University. Just this week, Parkway Corporation unveiled plans to build a massive complex they’ve dubbed “Hanover North Broad”  at Broad and Callowhill Streets.…

The Experience Economy

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About a week ago, New York Times commentator David Brooks wrote a fascinating piece on boutique hotels, titled “The Edamame Economy.” Edamame is a metaphor for many contemporary boutique hotels that offer luxury and style in order to differentiate themselves…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for November 16-22: The long-held idea that rising interest rates are a threat to equity REITs is largely a myth, says Brad Case of NAREIT. In an interview with The Street, Mr. Case says fundamentals, not interest…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week:

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: Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust PREIT (NYSE: PEI), a retail and…

Rethinking Our Morning Commute

I’m interested in the ongoing evolution of America’s cities, as you can no doubt tell if you read the Llenrock Blog on a regular basis. Even though the “urban experiment” is still very much a work in progress, a few…