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The Goldenberg Group breaks ground on $199m student housing community

Goldman Sachs & Co. provides the $163mm non-recourse financing
Volume 29 Issue 23 – December 8 – 21, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Goldenberg Group has begun construction on a $199 million student housing development adjacent to its signature student tower, The View at Montgomery.
Located at 12th St. and Cecil B. Moore Ave., the 470,000 s/f mixed-use facility will feature 984 beds.

The project will incorporate 30,000 s/f of ground-level retail, restaurant and commercial space and activity areas.

The project represents the second and final phase of Goldenberg’s master-planned redevelopment of the 4.6-acre site of the former John Wanamaker
High School. This phase was designed to complement The Goldenberg Group’s existing 832-bed student housing development, The View at Montgomery. [Read Full Article]


By Amy Bigley Works
November/December 2017

The Goldenberg Group is creating a mixed-use community that benefits Temple University students and Philadelphia residents alike.

In September, The Goldenberg Group broke ground on the final phase of its redevelopment of JohnWanamaker High School, located near Temple University in Philadelphia. At completion, the 4.6-acre property will provide more than 1,800 beds for Temple students and 40,000 square feet of retail, restaurant and commercial space in a resort-style community.

Atlanta-based Niles Bolton designed the latest phase of the off-campus housing project, located at 12th Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue. The $199 million, 470,000-square-foot
phase will feature 984 beds in one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom configurations, along with 30,000 square feet of retail space. It is slated to open in time for fall 2019 occupancy.

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Celebrate holidays, give some cheer at Hamilton Crossings

Morning Call
November 15, 2017, 2:35 pm | Lower Macungie Township

Hamilton Crossings is kicking off the holiday shopping season a little early with a special event featuring food, hot chocolate, live music, giveaways — and a chance to help those less fortunate in the Lehigh Valley.

The Shelby at Hamilton CrossingsThe event will run 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Hamilton Crossings’ public gathering space near Shelby Restaurant.

The Lower Macungie Township shopping center and its developers are asking visitors to bring nonperishable food — peanut butter and jelly, canned goods, rice or other items — to be donated to Second Harvest Food Bank, which serves more than 60,000 residents monthly, according to a news release.

The jolly old man himself, aka Santa Claus, will be stopping by. [Read Full Article]

Well-known contractor, giant retail project earn awards from March of Dimes

Lehigh Valley Business
By Brian Pedersen, October 27, 2017 at 11:01 AM

March of Dimes Award

About 450 people attended the sold-out March of Dimes Commercial & Industrial Real Estate Awards breakfast this morning at the DeSales University Center in Upper Saucon Township.
This year’s recipients are: L. Charles Marcon as Individual/Organization of the Year and Hamilton Crossings for Project of the Year.
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Construction begins on $199M View II student housing project by Temple

Curbed Philly

The developer broke ground on the second phase this weekView II
Construction has begun on a $199 million student housing development that will bring 368 “resort-style” apartments to the edge of Temple’s campus.

The project, dubbed View II, is the second and final phase of Goldenberg Group’s master plan to redevelop a 4.6-acre site at 1101 Cecil B. Moore Avenue that was formerly the John Wanamaker High School. When View II finishes construction in summer 2019, the site will include more than 1,800 beds and 40,000 square feet of retail.

Goldenberg announced the groundbreaking Wednesday afternoon. The by-right project will total 470,000 square feet and include one-, two-, three-, and four-bedroom apartments that are fully furnished, complete with flat screen TV’s. [Read Full Article]

New housing complex for Temple students breaks ground

Updated: OCTOBER 11, 2017 — 3:48 PM EDT
by Jacob Adelman,
Staff Writer  @jacobadelman

Blue Bell-based Goldenberg Group has broken ground on a 984-bed student-housing development near the Temple University campus at 12th Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue.View II

The $199 million project will include 30,000 square feet of ground-level retail, restaurant and commercial space opening to a plaza with seating, green space, and activity areas, Goldenberg said in a release Wednesday. [Read Full Article]

15 Amazing New Murals to Check Out in Philly Right Now

Curbed Philly
From a squirrel eating a SEPTA
token to a 125-foot-tall mural
on the Parkway (see # 14)


McMichael Elementary Gets Renovations in Preparation for the School Year

The Notebook

August 31, 2017 — 12:26pm

Notebook - McMichael Renovation Project

McMichael Elementary School received a facelift yesterday on day two of renovations in preparation for the new school year. The first was on Aug. 22.

Thanks to $15,000 worth of contributions from the Goldenberg Group, a local real estate developer, the school upgraded common areas — the teachers’ lounge, indoor recess room, multipurpose room, and the courtyard. [Read Full Article]

Hundreds of Volunteers Help Renovate West Philly School

Posted 5:02 PM, August 30, 2017
By Matt Alba
Updated at  09:29 am, August 31, 2017

PHL17 Summer Improvement ProjectWEST PHILADELPHIA — Brian Wallace is the principal of the Morton McMichael School in West Philadelphia and says his school has been blessed this year to get help with some much-needed renovations. Wallace said his school was, “Well used…really run down and it needed a lot of love and attention.”

Starting last week, the Goldenberg Group, which is a Philadelphia based real estate developer, held its 6th annual school improvement project. They gathered over 200 volunteers from other businesses around the city to help make sure the school is fresh, clean and in good shape for the coming school year. [Read Full Article]

Real Estate Group Gives One West Philly School A Back-To-School Makeover

CBS Philly Masthead

August 22, 2017, 3:20 PM

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A West Philadelphia elementary school is getting a much-needed makeover thanks to a top real estate development firm.

McMichael Home Improvement Day 1 , Aug. 2017

Inside the Morton McMichael School in the Mantua section of the city, dozens of volunteers drill, paint, clean and spackle.

All thanks to the Goldenberg Group – their sixth year helping to improve Philadelphia schools around the region. [Read Full Article]