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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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Market Analysis of the Sharswood Blumberg Housing Redevelopment

December 2, 2019 / Comments Off on Market Analysis of the Sharswood Blumberg Housing Redevelopment

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) and Hunt-Pennrose Sharswood, LLC  are redeveloping 645 housing units in the Sharswood Choice Neighborhood of Philadelphia. As part of the redevelopment process, Hunt-Pennrose Sharswood, LLC retained ESI to complete a market study that examines the unique opportunities and challenges of the Choice Neighborhood, PHA’s mission to provide safe and quality […]

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How Does Social Impact Relate to Real Estate?

June 15, 2018 / Comments Off on How Does Social Impact Relate to Real Estate?

In case you missed it, ESI, along with Diamond and Associates, Catharine Street Consulting and Danielle DiLeo Kim, LLC announced the launch of a new line of advisory services to developers incorporating social impacts into their real estate projects. We decided to ask our social impacts team a few questions regarding its importance. Those interviewed […]

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Mt. Laurel Affordable Housing Obligations in Mercer County, New Jersey

May 9, 2018 / Comments Off on Mt. Laurel Affordable Housing Obligations in Mercer County, New Jersey

On March 8, 2018, Mercer County Assignment Judge Mary C. Jacobson issued her opinion on the affordable housing obligations under New Jersey’s “Mount Laurel Doctrine” for two Mercer County municipalities, and by extension, municipalities across the state. The Mount Laurel Doctrine, established by the New Jersey Supreme Court in 1975, holds that municipalities must affirmatively use […]

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The Impact of ACHIEVEability

November 29, 2017 / Comments Off on The Impact of ACHIEVEability

Based in West Philadelphia, ACHIEVEability develops and manages affordable housing, provides a wide variety of supportive services to families and the community, and engages in community organizing, commercial corridor development, and community-based participatory research in partnership with local universities. Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) was retained by ACHIEVEability to estimate the impact that the nonprofit has […]

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Ethan Conner-Ross

September 25, 2017 / Comments Off on Ethan Conner-Ross

Ethan Conner-Ross is a Senior Vice President and Principal of Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI). Mr. Conner-Ross joined ESI in 2014 as a Director. His practice areas include public policy, transportation, tourism, economic development, and strategic planning. He is an experienced project leader who brings cross-disciplinary skills and a public sector perspective to his engagements. Mr. […]

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