News & Updates

Updates and News About Zukin Realty and Chester County, PA!

Zukin Realty Welcomes New Commercial Tenant

Philadelphia’s Insomnia Cookies is expanding its regional presence with two more locations, one of which will be in West Chester. The company was founded 14 years ago at the University of Pennsylvania. It creates immensely popular cookies in various flavors, including chocolate chunk, snickerdoodle, and S’mores deluxe. The new West Chester shop will be at…

History of 119 East Gay Street

The buildings at 115-119 East Gay Street were owned by the Smith Family since the civil war. Ron Smith was a realtor and Ashton Smith was owner/director of a funeral home and the building was used as a funeral parlor and furniture store.  Ashton’s grandfather was a hard working furniture maker who built coffins for…

West Chester Has A Great Main Street

Did you hear?  West Chester is in the running for the Great American Main Street Award! The nominating organization, Main Street America, supports revitalization of downtowns and commercial districts across the country by promoting preservation-based economic development.  Check out the full article!  

Happy Holidays

Zukin Realty values building community.  That’s why, in lieu of business gifts this holiday season, we are donating our holiday gift budget to a deserving local charity, Home of the Sparrow.  Please consider joining our efforts.

Snow Policy for Parking

It’s that time of year!  Snow season is upon us.  This email will serve as a reminder of our snow policy. It is the parking tenant’s responsibility to shovel out the individual purchased parking space; regardless if it is plowed in from Zukin Realty Inc. snow removal or from the Borough’s street snow plow. Zukin…

West Chester Receives Recognition

West Chester recently received national recognition for two of our signature attributes: We’re 33rd among the top 50 college towns in the country We’re recognized as one of the top 10 main streets in the nation According to CollegeRank.net: Music festivals, sidewalk sales, touch-a-truck day, block parties, vintage markets and events for entrepreneurs are just…

Student Housing

Hard to believe that it is already time for students to be apartment hunting for the 2017/2018 school year!  Sign up for our newsletter to be kept in the loop about the Zukin Realty plans.  We will start showing apartments in early November and will start accepting applications on November 8.

Start the school year off with a bang!  We would like to invite all of our tenants ages 21+ to a back to school happy hour at Rams Head Bar and Grill on Tuesday, September 13 from 5:00-7:00pm.   Meet our team, get to know some new friends, and take a break from your day. Please…