Meeting planned for proposal to convert 12th and Jackson building into 164 apartments

The developer behind the proposal to turn a former brush factory at 12th and Jackson into apartments is going before the Lower Moyamensing Civic Association in a few weeks to answer questions about his intentions. Tony Rufo plans to convert the former factory, which has been vacant since it closed

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Here’s updated renderings of the plans for Artisan Lofts, the old brush factory at 12th and Jackson

The proposal to redevelop the former brush factory at 12th and Jackson streets would include 164 rental apartments, 62 parking spaces and – certainly a first for South Philly – a 24-hour doorman. Developer Tony Rufo presented the plans this week to the Lower Moyamensing Civic Association’s zoning committee. He plans

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Plans coming for 172 units in huge former factory at 12th and Jackson

UPDATE: New renderings and updated information about this project, called the Artisan Lofts, are here. It’s apparently a big week for huge apartment conversions. Just yesterday, we told you about a presentation for the old Mt. Sinai hospital at 4th and Reed. Now comes word that the former paint brush factory

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