revitalization

Newsworks.org highlights Stephen Mullin’s participation in the (GUCDC) community forum on Gentrification

April 30, 2014 / Comments Off on Newsworks.org highlights Stephen Mullin’s participation in the (GUCDC) community forum on Gentrification

ESI President Stephen Mullin was quoted by NewsWorks.Org on his participation in the Germantown United Community Development Corporation (GUCDC) community forum on the “Big G: Gentrification in Germantown: How it works, and for whom?”on April 26th. The round table discussions permitted community engagement in a conversation in order to promote awareness, solutions, and actions. 140 community leaders, organizers […]

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WHYY’s NewsWorks Interviews Stephen Mullin on Rise of Construction Projects in Philadelphia

March 31, 2014 / Comments Off on WHYY’s NewsWorks Interviews Stephen Mullin on Rise of Construction Projects in Philadelphia

ESI President Stephen Mullin was interviewed by WHYY’s NewsWorks for the story: “Despite challenges, Philly Construction Projects on the Rise.” Construction cranes stretching into the skyline across several sections of Philadelphia give rise to hopes that the city has shaken the shackles that constrained new building during the recession. NewsWorks Tonight’s Host, Dave Heller, spoke about the recent uptick […]

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Joel Naroff Quoted on Future of US Economic Growth

March 7, 2014 / Comments Off on Joel Naroff Quoted on Future of US Economic Growth

ESI Senior Advisor Joel Naroff was quoted in Zee News, an Indian publication on international business and politics. The article reports on various signs of U.S. economic improvement, including increases in private sector hiring and home sales. According to Naroff, these developments suggest a positive outlook for the future of the economy. From Zee News: […]

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Angelides Testifies on Future of Boyd Theater

February 28, 2014 / Comments Off on Angelides Testifies on Future of Boyd Theater

Econsult Solutions Principal and Sr. Vice President, Peter Angelides, testified before the Meeting of the Committee on Financial Hardship of the Philadelphia Historical Commission on the exhaustive review of potential reuse of space of the Boyd Theater that ESI completed. Dr. Angelides detailed multiple proposals such as turning the space into a restaurant, a megaplex, a theater […]

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Angelides: Philadelphia’s Cost of Development

September 24, 2013 / Comments Off on Angelides: Philadelphia’s Cost of Development

ESI Principal and Senior Vice President, Peter Angelides, moderated and presented at the Urban Land Institute conference, 11th Annual Urban Issues Forum: Inviting Real Estate Growth – The True Costs of Development. Dr. Angelides explored the causes of Philadelphia’s high real estate development costs, as well their impact on low rents. His presentation covered the contributing factors for […]

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Stokes Awarded Neighborhood Revitalization Grant

September 12, 2013 / Comments Off on Stokes Awarded Neighborhood Revitalization Grant

Dr. Robert Stokes, one of Econsult Solutions, Inc.’s Senior Advisors, was awarded a Neighborhood Revitalization Grant by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, in recognition to his work on community planning and space. Bureau of Justice Assistance Announces New Awardees of Neighborhood Revitalization Grant at Drexel  September 10, 2013 A team led by Dr. Robert Stokes, […]

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