1942 FRONT STREET
- Residential Lease
Welcome to the future! Internationally acclaimed & awarded architect developers Onion Flats have done it again!! Onion Flats built the City of Philadelphia’s first LEED Certified Homes. Next, Onion Flats built Pennsylvania’s first LEED Platinum Duplexes. Now, Onion Flats builds the United States’ second Net Zero Multi Unit apartment building, after they finished the first one in 2017!!! They have done it again; better (for the planet), faster (for you to move in!!), cheaper (for your total monthly costs!!!) Location! Space! Amenities! Price! Welcome home!! FRONT FLATS is a design driven collection of very high quality, high performance, sustainable, & moderately priced homes in the heart of Norris Square, and the gateway to Fishtown. Design & Construction adhere to the Passive House building science w super insulated windows, walls, floors, & ceilings. This provides a superior level of thermal & sound insulation. Additionally, each unit features hardwood floors, tiled baths, Blomberg stainless appliances, quartz counters, custom backsplash, washer & dryer, bicycle storage & personal storage unit. Now, onto the super sexy part…this building is built with a renewable sustainable Photo Votiac Solar Powered System, meaning the Sun’s energy has been harnessed to provide heating, cooling, and lighting to warm your soul!! The roof (& VERTICAL WALLS!!!, WHAT?!?!?) are covered in an 176 kilowatt (WHAT???, THAT’S HUGE!!!) Solar PV Array that would make Elon Musk blush!! Oh, other than fancy “Cocktail Conversation” what does that mean to You??? Well…all your UTILITIES ARE next to nothing, of course! What?!!?!?! For Real!?!?!? Go on!! 94 Walk Score…but that’s only because Walk Score isn’t as progressive as Onion Flats!! Further, you are ½ block to the Berks St El Stop on Market-Frankford SEPTA line….so getting anywhere is simple. Viva La Revolucion of modern design married to Mother Earth…for the love our our Planet!! Super Insulated walls, roof, windows, & doors make this High Performance building pending Passive House Certification as the Nation’s second Net Zero multi-unit building in the United States!! Air Tight panelized design & construction. Outstanding indoor air quality thanks to the “magic box” ERV/HRV system. Intensive vegetative Green Roof to manage the storm water. Solar PV juiced heating & cooling. Bicycle storage for each unit. Incredible New Construction in Norris Square. Just a few feet from Fishtown, The Berks El Stop and East Kensington, these Thoughtfully designed Units are truly Unique. A Mixture of Studio and One-Bedroom Units fill the 28 Unit Building. Set up a showing today!