Historical Commission’s Architectural Committee reviews updated Royal Theater plans

The development process for South Street’s Royal Theater has been moving forward slowly. The project was connected to developer Carl Dranoff until October, when he sold the property to Robert Roskamp, a developer with work in Florida and Chester County.

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Royal Theater will no longer be developed by Carl Dranoff

It has been a long process for the Royal Theater on South Street. The property has been sitting vacant for years, with plans for redevelopment moving forward very slowly. Now developer Carl Dranoff has sold the property which he intended

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Plans being presented again for demolition, redevelopment of Royal Theater on South Street

Back in 2013 we told you about retail and apartments that could be coming to the Royal Theater at 1520-1536 South St. Since then, there hasn’t been much movement since plans were rejected in 2013 due to an incomplete application. Now things could

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Quick Hits: Pretty Pier 53; park proposed for 17th and Carpenter; Royal Theater plan

Philly Mag’s Property blog sent photographer Laura Kicey to snap some shots of Pier 53, the site of the city’s next Delaware Waterfront improvement project, which broke ground near Washington Avenue last week. The photo set shows a nice escape

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Link Love: Antiquarian’s delightful apartments? Plus, Paloma falls short & Gamble blights

Plan Philly got a bit of information about the future of Antiquarian’s Delight from some folks working there. They said the new owners planned to turn the building, which we told you last week was closing,  into apartments. The blog Property Philly

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