Daughter of luxury Rittenhouse high-rise developer has big plans for Bok; Vare & Smith sales also approved

UPDATE: Bok was sold to a company run by the daughter of the luxury developer mentioned in this post. Click here for details of the mixed-use plan. The sales of the shuttered Bok, Vare and Smith schools were approved last night

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Bok and Vare schools listed as having ‘pending’ sales

The official school district website that was set up to unload several shuttered buildings lists Bok High School and Vare Elementary as having “pending” sales. We don’t know yet what the proposals entail, and it turns out that the designation

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Wanna buy a few school buildings? Vare, Bok, Smith are officially on the market

The Philadelphia School District has officially listed more than two dozen shuttered school buildings, including three in hot, development-ready areas of South Philly: Bok Technical at 9th and Mifflin, Vare Elementary at Moyamensing and Morris and Smith Elementary at 19th

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