At 29th & Poplar, a renovation in the very southern end of Brewerytown, is now underway. We passed by 871 N. 29th St. while out exploring what we’re calling the Girard transition. This project is interesting to us because it’s rare to see projects of this scale taking place in this part of the neighborhood, which is more reminiscent of Fairmount than sections farther to the north.

Looking down the street

Permits were issued this June for two apartments, a roof deck, and a one-car garage. We think that means the former ground-floor hair salon (more…)