real estate

Nov 17, 2015

Jersey developer buys Bethlehem apartment complex for $6.7M, eyes upgrades

Larken Associates of Branchburg, N.J., has acquired Sherwood Apartments, a 108-unit multifamily community at 1520 Irene St. in Bethlehem, increasing its residential presence in the Lehigh Valley to more than 600 units.

Nov 16, 2015

Culture is key for millennials in architecture, engineering

Look around in today's workplace and it is very obvious that today's workforce is undergoing significant fundamental changes. Every day we observe that:

Nov 16, 2015

People skills, happy clients help Ott Consulting thrive

You'd expect a man who starts an engineering firm to be detailed, methodical and entrepreneurial.

Nov 16, 2015

Environmental consultants: They power development

Environmental consultants play a vital but often overlooked role in construction projects.

Nov 16, 2015

Quakertown looks to capitalize on ‘Classic Town’ title

More tourism and broader promotion to homebuyers and business ventures spurred Quakertown Borough to apply and become a member of Classic Towns of Greater Philadelphia.

Nov 16, 2015

Behind the List with Daniel Harrigan of Spillman Farmer Architects

The Greater Lehigh Valley has seen a strong upswing in construction projects the past few years, and it shows no signs of slowing down.

Nov 16, 2015

Churches and factories reclaimed for residential, commercial purposes

Buildings that have a special purpose, such as for a church, synagogue or outdated factory, often present distinctive opportunities for a creative reuse of the property.

Nov 13, 2015

Kinsley lands Hamilton Crossings construction job

Kinsley Construction Inc., which has an office in Wyomissing, said it has been awarded the contract to build four multitenant buildings in the $140 million Hamilton Crossings Center in Trexlertown.

Nov 13, 2015

Local architect named for $300M The Waterfront in Allentown

Developers of the $300 million mixed-use project along the Lehigh River in Allentown unveiled some new details of their plans at a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday. Included is the use of a Lehigh Valley architect.

Nov 9, 2015

After 11-year wait, luxury apartment complex starts to rise

A construction project that’s been in the planning stages since 2004 is now underway.

Nov 9, 2015

Berks County Real Estate Transactions

Documents on file in Berks County government offices listed these recent real estate transactions. Information listed for each transaction lists municipality, seller, buyer, address, parcel and sale price. Unless otherwise noted, the property has a commercial use.

Nov 6, 2015

Allentown medical office building sold for $1.3M

By collaborating with an online real estate marketplace, one local brokerage firm helped market a medical office building to a wider net of investors.