PHLnow News

Mixed use building under construction on former Elena’s Soul lot on Baltimore Ave

This post was originally published on this site

It’s been more than five years since the devastating Christmas Eve fire destroyed the popular Cedar Park bar & restaurant Elena’s Soul and damaged the adjacent diner and hair salon. After the fire and demolition, the empty lot at 4912 Baltimore was temporarily used by Greensgrow West (in 2014-2016), and now we noticed a new building coming up. We reached out to the property owner, local businessman Algernong Allen, for more information. 

The three-story building will have five residential units and a commercial space, according to Allen. He’s partnering with Diversified Realty Ventures, who developed the four-story mixed-use building at

Continue reading...

Leave a Reply