Private Developer Breaks Ground For $100 Million Apartment Complex Near Temple

 

  • As part of its “North Broad on the Rise” series, NewsWorks highlights the necessity of the Divine Lorraine’s redevelopment. Eric Blumenfeld has big plans for his newly re-acquired landmark, reflecting “it feels like a museum,” and “a tremendously blank canvas. Some guys come in and they just close it up with drywall. Well that’s the last thing we’re going to do!”
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