RAL Development Services, Phila. officials and local community celebrate groundbreaking
PHILADELPHIA, PA — RAL Development Services joined with Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, City Council president Darrell Clarke, the 14th Democratic Ward, Suffolk Construction Company, as well as other local officials and members of the community, for the groundbreaking of 1300 Fairmount, a 14-story, 624,575 s/f mixed-use property developed by RAL Development Services and designed by Philadelphia’s Cope Linder Associates. The property is positioned at the confluence of several significant historic and developing neighborhoods and will include 478 rental apartments including studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom layouts, as well as 58,759 leasable s/f of retail space. “Today’s groundbreaking is a momentous occasion for RAL and the City of Philadelphia as we are confident 1300 Fairmount Avenue will be key to the area’s ongoing growth and success,” said Spencer Levine, managing director of RAL. “We are thrilled to have the full support of local officials as well as the 14th Democratic ward and various community organizations, and look forward to what this transformative project will provide for the neighborhood.