You may be surprised at the amount of open-minded people that are out there, looking to have an adventure with you.Join our community for free, and find new relationships you never knew were possible! Within the neighborhood’s borders, specifically, anywhere between 600 to 1,000 new units are projected.
And at the bend of the river where Manayunk and Lower Merion seem to nearly intersect, a five-story parking garage rises beside the highway.
The new construction, builders and development advocates say, is both the product of — and is helping to spearhead — Manayunk’s second rebirth.
If you’re a regular reader, you probably knew that I was on the CBS Early Show in July. We wrote two new profile essays that were unique, funny and confident.
Appearing with me was one of my all-time favorite clients, Tom Pandolfo. We renamed him “Look Ma No Hair.” And we watched as his in-box filled up with interested women.
To see if the women would go for short guys who were successful, ABCNEWS’ Lynn Sherr created extraordinary résumés for the shorter men. Sherr asked whether there’d be anything she could say that would make the shortest of the men, who was 5 feet, irresistible. And although you can feel free to substitute “older women”, “older men”, “heavier women”, or “Asian men”, I honestly feel that nobody gets a rawer deal than short guys.
She told the women that the shorter men included a doctor, a best-selling author, a champion skier, a venture capitalist who’d made millions by the age of 25. One of the women replied, “Maybe the only thing you could say is that the other four are murderers.” Another backed her up, saying that had the taller men had a criminal record she might have been swayed to choose a shorter man. Honestly, ladies…You can get your own dishes from the top shelf.
(Its first came in the late 1980s.) For the first time, they say, the introduction of pricier, amenity-heavy apartments — such as Realen Properties' the Isle and O’Neill Properties’ Royal Athena just across the bridge — are attracting well-to-do older millennials and empty nesters to the Manayunk area, decades after such groups abandoned it amid a deluge of college students in the early 2000s. are hoping that this influx of upscale residential units will continue to bring newer and less-college-focused tenants to Main Street — and, the group said, other stretches of undeveloped land, too.
Between 20, the development corporation said, more than 3,000 new apartments were expected to come online within a one-mile radius of Manayunk.
I’m talking about those unspoken rules our generation places around dating.