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Brixmor Office

This proposal reinvigorates an existing strip retail center by slicing through the corner of the property creating a new office space that opens to a landscaped terrace. What was once a loading zone and a leftover space for some retailers that did not need street presence, the new office broke through block walls and installed […]

Giant Heirloom Market

Heirloom Market is the first urban format store from Giant. The 9,500 sf store has everything you would expect in a larger grocery store in a smaller footprint. It has dry goods and fresh fruit and vegetables, refrigerated cases and a full service butcher and fish monger. The market wanted a fresh feeling with natural […]

Capital Burger

A new spinoff of the Capital Grille brand, the Capital Burger is poised to take over the gourmet burger market. A decidedly more casual atmosphere from their steakhouses, the Darden Restaurant Group is focusing on attracting a younger demographic that is in search of the luxurious experience that Capital Grilles have become known, but with […]

Chestnut Street Row

JKRP teamed with the owners of this prime piece of real estate at a very important intersection of the city. The low slung one story retail sits adjacent to a pocket park and alongside major office towers in the city. The tired facade had not been updated since the early eighties and just looked run […]

Cheltenham Mall

Cheltenham Mall opened in 1959 to much acclaim and has changed its look many times since then to adapt to changing shopping habits. The mall was enclosed in 1981 and since then has never regained the prestige it once had. The addition of a Home Depot and Target store further complicated the flow around the […]

Hale Building

The Hale Building, designed in the early part of the last century by William G. Hale had sat vacant for years with only the ground floor in use. Most recently a Valu-Plus discount store had been the lone tenant. New owners bought the building with the intent of restoring the building to it’s former glory […]

Sweet Nel’s

Sweet Nel’s is an all natural gourmet ice cream parlor and gelateria in Wilmington, Delaware.  The  owner’s tasked JKRP to design a prototype shop with the hopes of franchising in the future. The warm materials is a departure from your typical ice cream parlor with sterile whites and poppy colors. Sweet Nel’s business plan was […]

Cosmo’s Indian Motorcycles

The Cosmo’s Indian Motorcycle dealership in Trevose, PA was a former auto parts store. JKRP was tasked with revitalizing the building and turning it into an exciting showroom for the boutique motorcycle brand. The low slung building provides ample space to properly feature each motorcycle as well as provide a comfortable place peruse their custom […]

Malvern Shopping Center

A new 16,700 square foot shopping center is located on the corner of S. Morehall Rd. & Lincoln Highway. The design features local Wissahickon schist stone and an exposed steel structure to bring a contemporary style to the otherwise conservative Malvern style. The new design, and material choices respect the local historical character. To take […]

Cobbs Creek

Cobbs Creek Shopping Center is a grocery anchored strip retail center built in the 1950’s. The center had undergone numerous renovations and additions, before JKRP Architects produced a design that brought the center into the 21st century, creating a vibrant new hub within the community. A completely new façade, from canopies to storefront to signs, […]