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“A few members of the Holy Rollers N.Y.B. in the 2008 parade presenting their theme ‘Our Hearts are Wild for Diamonds’” | Wikipedia

“A few members of the Holy Rollers N.Y.B. in the 2008 parade presenting their theme ‘Our Hearts are Wild for Diamonds’” | Wikipedia

  • Noticing that the former KFC franchise at South Broad & Bainbridge is up for sale ($5.2 million), Naked Philly considers the possibilities afforded by the prominent CMX-3 parcel, just under 9,000-square-feet. “The best case scenario would probably be a mid-rise mixed-use building, with maybe 30-40 apartments and ground-floor retail. But the cost of construction plus land would result in a project that, by our back of the envelope calculations, would produce a return of about 3.5% per year.” Short of that, eight $2 million mansions could also prove profitable for a prospective buyer.
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