Historic Preservation

Economic Development

April 17, 2020 / Comments Off on Economic Development

About Thoughtful Insight and Data-Driven Analysis Economic Development sits at the intersection of government, business, and institution as community leaders manage revitalization and growth. Econsult Solutions brings a depth of knowledge from a breadth of experience and a data-driven toolbox that enables our clients to plan and implement successful programs, policies, and projects. The Latest […]

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Real Estate

April 2, 2020 / Comments Off on Real Estate

About Practical Knowledge for Complex Analyses Econsult Solutions’ real estate practice marries academic-level rigor with real world experience to provide government and private sector clients with a wide range of analyses, advice, planning, and presentation. The Latest Insights Property Value and Impact Studies Crucial to determining the underlying value of assets is a deep understanding […]

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Community and Economic Development Through Historic Preservation

June 3, 2019 / Comments Off on Community and Economic Development Through Historic Preservation

An Overview of the City of Philadelphia’s Historic Preservation Task Force’s Mission Summary  The renewed development interest in Philadelphia’s Center City and surrounding neighborhoods over the past several years has resulted in demolitions and significant alteration of treasured buildings making headlines. It was enough so that it prompted Mayor Jim Kenney to appoint experts in the […]

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Steps to Designation on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places

September 14, 2018 / Comments Off on Steps to Designation on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places

Last week in Present Value, we shared the news about the recent addition of the William and Letitia Still House and Underground Railroad Way Station to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places. Since most Underground Railroad stations have been forgotten, finding the exact home of the Father of the Underground Railroad and protecting it underscores […]

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The William Still House Was Added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places This Year

September 7, 2018 / Comments Off on The William Still House Was Added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places This Year

We at Econsult Solutions have a deep appreciation for the history of the city we call home, Philadelphia. We know firsthand that historic preservation plays an important role in the economic vitality of cities. Home of The Father of the Underground Railroad, William Still From 1850-1855 fugitives from slavery had their first experience of freedom […]

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ESI SVP Peter Angelides Joins Historic Preservation Task Force

May 4, 2017 / Comments Off on ESI SVP Peter Angelides Joins Historic Preservation Task Force

In order to improve the City of Philadelphia’s historic preservation while encouraging visitors and development in urban growth, the Kenney Administration has decided to form a new Historic Preservation Task Force, which was announced Thursday, April 20, 2017. Our Senior Vice President Peter Angelides has been appointed to the task force as Financial Analyst. The task force […]

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