As we’ve mentioned in the past, the Philadelphia Department of Public Property is selling off a small number of individual lots and vacant buildings owned by different city departments. One such lot, 1121 Catharine St., was purchased about a year ago for $65,100 by Metro Titan Acquisitions.
In the past
The lot had some shrubs, grass, and a little mural on the bottom of the wall of the building next door. In the past few months, a new residential building has risen on this site.
From across the street
We’re not huge fans of stucco bays, but we’re always mesmerized by bay windows that project off of a corner as they do above. Whether you like how it looks or not, the new building is a testament…