real estate

Jul 16, 2018

Girls show collaborative spirit at weeklong construction camp

With howls and yells of feverish support, four teams of girls competed in a nailing competition where sparks flew and spirits rose as the group who got the fastest time to hammer a nail into a 2x4 enjoyed a moment of triumph.

Jul 16, 2018

Starbucks, first retailer at $20M Bethlehem building, opens today

A new Starbucks opens today on the ground floor of the Five10Flats building on East Third Street in South Bethlehem.

Jul 13, 2018

$65M Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital the product of research, shared culture between two health networks

As a couple hundred well-wishers cheered and applauded, officials dug the ceremonial shovelful of gravel neatly piled in front of them Thursday afternoon on what will be Geisinger St. Luke's Hospital, but the ease belied the complexity it took to arrive at that day.

Jul 12, 2018

Work to begin on $35M housing project near Emmaus

Demand for housing below the $300,000 price range is strong in one section of Lehigh County, according to a homebuilder embarking on a project that would bring more than 100 new residential units to the market.

Jul 11, 2018

UPS wants 900 workers for its newest facility

With its close proximity to Route 33, UPS will join a host of other distribution companies when it opens its newest facility in the Lehigh Valley in the fall, bringing 900 jobs.

Jul 9, 2018

Duke Realty leases third warehouse at 33 Logistics Park

First Amazon, then XPO Logistics and now a third warehouse/distribution tenant will occupy space in a three-building industrial project off Route 33.

Jul 9, 2018

Construction to begin on co-owned Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital near Orwigsburg

Construction is scheduled to begin Thursday on Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital near Orwigsburg, the first hospital to be built in Schuylkill County in 100 years.

Jul 6, 2018

Touting his building’s beauty, Abdouche ready to begin NIZ-funded work on Americus Hotel: PHOTOS

While work already has begun on the Americus Hotel, owner Albert Abdouche said he will soon be celebrating the official start of the next phase of his reconstruction work on the historic Allentown property. The work will include restoring the 12 upper floors of the 13-story building into hotel rooms, extended-stay units and offices.

Jun 29, 2018

NJ manufacturer moving into old PPL site in Allentown

Coretech International, a company that specializes in core cutting and core cutting machinery is moving from Alpha, N.J. to a former PPL Electric Utilities building in Allentown.

Jun 28, 2018

Philadelphia firm buys downtown Bethlehem building for $4.5M

One of Bethlehem's historic buildings recently sold for $4.5 million.

Jun 27, 2018

Kalahari Resorts breaks ground on $32M convention center expansion

More than 100 guests visited Kalahari Resorts and Conventions in Tobyhanna Township on Tuesday afternoon as the resort owners hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of its convention center.

Jun 27, 2018

Food manufacturer and distributor headed to South Bethlehem

Lehigh Valley Industrial Park VII in South Bethlehem will see a new food manufacturer as a tenant for a facility slated to open next year.