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 DEVELOPMENT  IN ABINGTON AND NEARBY

BELOW THIS comprehensive plan map  IS A SUMMARY THAT IS IN NO WAY  comprehensive  OF ZONING AND DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES THAT ARE KNOW. MANY, MANY MORE ARE COMING  - - Please send us information that  you might know that we don't that should be here
Find your Commissioners here to address them on any of these issues https://abingtoncitizens.com/TwpGovt/Commissioners.htm

THIS MAP WAS PRESENTED  10-19-21 at a Comprehensive Plan  meeting
It showsthe plan to dramatically increase rental units - driven by the Commissioners, Manager and County Planner and known to be despised by residents throughout the Township who want to preserve the green, open fell of the place where they bought their "forever homes". It is not being driven by property owners, or by the people who live and work here. It is being driven by developers and the Townsip paid and elected staff that are serving them , instead of the people who elected them.
   The grey circles are where they plan to impose a Mixed Residential Overlay -  as in not just single family homes -- the dotted circles are transit oriented circles - where both commercial and residential may be rewarded with government funds to build deeper, denser, higher than we want .

Where are the voices of the people who "own" the community and vote this "government" in


FutureLandUsePlan10-21




RESIDENTIAL DENSITY INCREASING IN LEAPS AND BOUNDS

1) 1248 or more  WILLOW GROVE PARK MALL BUSINESS DISTRICT Bloomingdales parking lot 1st building with 365 units -- maybe . At one point they said they could change that if they wanted, which is true. The building they are proposing doesn't even fit in the zoning they are passing.  Removing parking at Bloomies for the first one - so if they DO revive the mall - where will the parking go at the holidays?   Also  many more units will be enabled and now they have agreed to 16 units per acre but will not tell us ho w many units that could be.   They are trying to fast track it  to pass it before the end of 2021 . They finally admitted to at least 700 units - showing a second building in the Macy's parking lot on 4-27-21 ..... but left half of the buildable area in the Business District unaccounted for as the number of units it could produce.  The 2 buildings they have shown, are pressed right up against  the main roads so you couldn’t widen the intersection if your life depended on it - and  our  lives DO depend on safe roads and intersections, which should be widened when  warranted.  Residents were not notified by mail of any meetings except the very 1st one.  They don't know where to find the documents and most all have been unaware of the subsequent 10 meetings  - so have had no no say. Of the ones they were aware of , many were prevented from speaking.  And no one can find the relevant documents that should be readily available.  The required mixed use and master plan have never been properly explained in public, as they pretend it is one building - but while hte master plan alludes to many.  The excessive amount of residential building enabled in what has been purposly zoned commercial, is of great concern.  Others would have the same rights or perhaps even be able to sue for hte same rights if they didn't get any of hte "goodies" .  Ones that did , at least in part  are  At Home, Dick's  strip (Parkside Plaza), Visionworks strip (Parkside Place), Macy's, Bloomies.  Please take a look at the Promenade in Willow Grove opposite Lowes on Welsh Rd . The Promenade is only 402 units with commercial below and it is a monstrosity that does not have a "suburban feel " at all . The Mall district could become multiple times that, if this passes .
   https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/WillowGroveMall/00AA-WGMall-365Apts-main.htm


3)Unknown #  NOBLE TOWN CENTER  UNTOLD BUT VAST NUMBER OF APARTMENTS
or condos and/or commercial
would become available with the apparent imminent purchase of this huge property where Steinmarts, Bed Bath and Beyond,  Pet Smart, Ross, Walgreens and others  are or have been .    It sold in 2014 for  $31.5 million.   Four buyers currently are considering it, per conversation at  Board of Commissioners Meeting 2-11-21 .. the  approval meeting for the Baederwood 244 Apts (or at the 2-3-21 Land Use Meeting before it)  - so.... coming soon.........?

4) 244  BAEDERWOOD
 244 RENTAL APARTMENTS – APPROVED on 2-11-21 even though it did not meet the fire codes and has one whole side inaccessible to any emergency vehicles. This is behind the Baederwood Shopping Center.  This was originally zoned for 8 single family homes. begun 2006/approved 2-21
https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/Baederwood/Baederwood.htm

5) 104 UNITS  - FOXCROFT / GREENWOOD AVE  104 APARTMENTS  next to the Fox Pavillion ……….  All their flood remediation and road improvements have been borne by the taxpayers in the Abington Jenkintown connections project. There was funny business on the part of Abington employees that actually enabled  the zoning approval in the first place.  1994 they started with Parking variances. 2002 they asked for  2 Luxury Apartment Buildings each 5 stories high. 2020 (zoning started many years earlier ) In Jan 2020 it went before the Planning Commission . https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/Foxcroft/Foxcroft.htm

6) ?????  OLD YORK AND SUSQUEHANNA - UNTOLD AMOUNT  BUT  INCREASED MIXED USE  DEVELOPMENT  (RESIDENTIAL &  COMMERCIAL) And the question is  why? Because this is totally Township driven. No developer is putting pressure on the Township at all.   Who exactly is asking for this increase?  Certainly not the residents. They are opposed to it. Who have we elected or hired that iniates projects against our wishes?  Some properties are already bought by the County Redevelopment Authority and, on 9-22-20,  without notification to the property owners or to the surrounding neighbors who were promised they'sd be kept in the loop and be part of the process,  they attempted to  certify certain of the properties they wanted as blighted. (And simultaneously "sort of " approve a denser plan without actually presented a proper plan at all. ) These properties, in fact, are not blighted. All were/are functioning businesses . And they are not needed to improve the intersection. But they were wanted to make the  developer a nice little package to improve his bottom line. A nice "gift" . Eminent domain is being considered to take  one of the "gifts" from an owner who doesn't want to sell..
       The call here by the Township is for far denser development and taller development with  more residential units. All 3 of these things are very unpopular with residents. What's the name of the person driving such development contrary to the wishes of the residents who live and vote here? Why would  our Township elected officials work in opposition to their wishes and their vision.   In order  to “gift “ the developer more, the road improvements were  made to be very minimal.  Another turn lane coming South on Old York turning West on Susquehanna should have been crafted for better intersection safty and to keep the traffic moving.  It gives you a real clue what you’d be in for if you allow the Township to form their own Economic Development Corporation and use your grant money to act on  their own wishes instead of the wishes of the people they serve. The development includes a  bus stop in  the highest crash intersection in Abington – which , added to the  increased density at that intersection,  will  undoubtedly create MORE  safety concerns than are solved by the slight fixes to the road..
 What a way to spend $3M ......     https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/OldYork-Susquehanna-TrafficImprovement/OldYorkAndSusquehanna-TrafficImprovement-NWCorner.htm

7) 54 UNITS   THE COLONADE /  100 YORK 
(588 total? ) The Colonade originally had 534 units in 2  hi rises -  12 stories and 8 stories  - called the Estate and the Manor. When it was rehabbed circa 2016 . amid much controversy that included a Grand Jury investigation (results still secret at the AG's office), and a Whistleblower suit( that continues into 2021 ), they converted all the commercial and office units to residential  contrqary to what the same Commissioner ( who was Project Manager ) was doing in the zoning - where they were trying to force mixed use everywhere . They added another 54 (?) residential units . Renting was begun already in 2016 , they are still not full in 2021 . 1 bedroom Units were starting  at $1077 as of 3-21 .  See the former debacle https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/Colonade/00AA-Colonade-Menu.htm

8) 85 UNITS  -RYDAL WATERS    where just 45 would/should  have been . The 2017 rollout came after years of zoning and land use issues. As of 2020 (?) finished and  (still filling up?)  The project features 85 carriage homes (twins) in a $75 million expansion behind Rydal Park. Land maneuvers  began in the early to mid 2000’s - another company first bought the land, clear cut it removing 45 acres of largely forested lands and causing flooding already below int eh shopping center lots. This company  rezoned it, and then went bankrupt at which time it was sold back to Rydal Park's parent company Presby Inspired Life. Besides the 85 cottages,  a clubhouse with fitness center, multipurpose space, cocktail lounge, heated swimming pool, fire pit, dog park, walking trails and outdoor grilling areas. https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/RydalWaters/RydalWaters.htm

9)
 114 UNITS - RYDAL PARK   added 114 certified beds  – their total units at 546 include 307 independent living apartments – as well as anoter 200 or so assisted living “personal care” & skilled nursing or rehabilitation  care  on a 20-acre campus. 

10)  98 UNITS at LIONSGATE -- 402 STUDENTS
 
in 98 apartment style dorms Completed & opened July 2017  402-bed apartment style residence hall 

11 ) 14   UNITS - Crestmanor  for $17 million    
Only 14 units were added to the 32 of subsidized housing that was already there.   The Project cost $17 + million.  Only 14 additional families helped .  For that enormous sum  32 units that were already there were rehabbed  and 14 were added. A Community building enhanced and a storage area moved or built .  The cost isextraordinary - and an investigation into the finances should, in my own opion, be launched and the details made public. We can ill afford to house all those that need it, when such extravagant funds are spent on so few families. They could have bought them each their own home, ground included, for that. So who profited, and how much?  


12)  ST BASIL’S    (NEXT TO & ACROSS FROM MANOR COLLEGE)  Toll Brothers acquired  an equitable interest in St Basil’s so they can apply to change the zoning.  The school  will sadly close at the end of the 2020-2021 school year.  The property  is zoned CS and that allows for things like a senior housing facility - so something like what BET offered us for the YMCA parcel ( that was pretty uniformly detested)  is a real possibility.   On May 3, 2021  they held an informal zoom with over 200 attendees  where Toll Brothers proposed  120 single family homes on the 46 acres there, rather than sticking to the CS uses as it . Residents almost uniformly spoke out against it and wanted to keep the greenspace - or more of the greenspace - but it is unclear that they fully understood the alternatives. See that page here   

13 )  ????  KEEP YOUR EYES ON JOEY TATE'S AND THE USPS  BUILDING IN  ABINGTON OR JENKINTOWN --  apartments may have been discussed. Let me know if you hear more . I have no details.  Is it Jenk or Abington?

 
14) 130-160 ?  KEEP YOUR EYES ON THE HORSE FARM NEXT TO MANOR COLLEGE –
Just as Penn State  works to rezone CS Districts for Campuses, Manor College appears to be in negotiations to buy the horse farm for it's veterany program . As of this writing the zoning change is not complete and the deal between Manor and the Sisters is not complete.  The plot, zoned CS once had a plan made for about 124 residential units . Then there was some discussion of a possible  160  units of age restricted units, perhaps for the Sisters.  But the only plans seen were drawn up some years ago  (2012 ish or earlier)  The residential plans were done, as I understand it, to accommodate “future impact planning”  for   water and sewer needs, but again,  it  is  zoned CS  (Community Service ) so there are many more possibilities there.  For now the As of this writing it seems likely that Manor will acquire it and Penn State may succeed at the rezoning of CS plots held by colleges and universitities . Stay tuned .


15)  34 -54  Units  1209 Rydal Rd
 A single  beautiful  home on Rydal Rd
with 7+ acres that should support no more than 7 single family homes has a proposal by a developer for 34 units - not yet formally submitted - but drawn up, as of this writing, and presented to the neighbors ... see more

SCHOOLS EXPANDING

1) PENN STATE and MANOR COLLEGE  - PSU is rezoning for expansion  on College and University campuses.   Penn State is in the process of rzoning not just for the Academic Building  they have openly proposed, but the overall zoning they are doing is intended for "Colleges and Universities in Abington Township" ..... so Manor College would be the recipient of that zoning, too.  Setbacks, heights, greenspace and so much more.  They are trying the Township's time honored tradition of keeping everyone’s attention focused on the beautiful new Academic building,  and not on all the other things that could result and become a “use by right”.  In other words, if they can zone before you know what can be built under this zoning, then the use by right will mean no more input by residents would be necessary.  Manor College area residents have not been included at any of Penn State's meetings that I know of.  https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/PSUAcademicBldg/PSUAcademicBldg.htm 

commercial/ office /medical

1)  WAWA  AT ROSLYN THRIFTWAY – still in court?  Last I checked in, they were last arguing, essentially, over whether the alley in the rear is a street or not….Then I heard tell that the Township may have missed providing  notifications to  nearby residents - and that may also be in court . Updates appreciated.

2)  MEDIPLEX   on Old York between Eckard and Guernsey  20,000 sf of office space . This is good but built too close to the road to allow for what will be much needed expansions. More residential units create problems when job seekers so greatly outnumber jobs. Here there are jobs created.  It has yet to be learned how the neighbors will be affected  or whether it is an improvement   

3)  CHOP  Medical Building  at Old  York & Susquehanna (Former YMCA) . Expected to open  April 2021 .   Zoning process began for a vast number of senior units   that filled nearly every inch of the  property.  This ultimate  use  creates jobs and fills a need in the community . But the rezoning of the property which added a text amendment to our zoning  might add deep residential density on similar properties. And almost immediately after the  zoning for a supposed Residentail Senior Apartment  building was obtained, BET ( for Bruce E. Toll  with Michalel Markman CEO or President ) had a quite different client for it.  The  CHOP facility, which was no longer required to obtain  any input  from the  residents now had the use by right, even though the residents had never seen it, this facility was now legal there.
Their right to comment on what was going to be sharing a property line with them was thus removed.   Will Meadowbrook Apartments or other lands  near hospitals try to use this newly obtained zoning?  Thousands of additional units could result , for instance at Meadowbrook apartments and surrounding land with ( or maybe even without) a tweak from a lawsuit  won in court, or another tiny change to the zoning. Stay tuned. https://abingtoncitizens.com/News/YMCA/index.html

4)  770 Jenkintown Rd   - 13 condos --- commercial ?  Stay tuned . Former Florist and greenhouses bought 7-15-19 and somehow were rezoned into 13 commercial condo's .  We're still learning more about this one.

Development in,  on or of  Our Parks

1) MANOR WOODS  PARK  ACROSS FROM THE ALVERTHORPE PARK ENTRANCE was funded to the tune of $100K in the 2020  budget to move forward  on their plan---- but they won’t say which plan of the 2 that were options.  One was for a “park”  with trails but one included  a football field.  No clarity on which option was being put forth has been offered. Let me know if you hear https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/Development-Zoning-CodeEnf/OpenSpace/Summerford.htm |

2) CRESTMONT PARK CLUBHOUSE - 
While residents planned a community center with computer rooms for nearby families
that may not have sufficients computers per household,  a basketball court,  meeting rooms for community discussions and activities - 2 floors and with a kitchen, the same $1.3 million  was spent on literally ONE room with a small kitchen in a disgraceful lack of cooperation in the use of funds .  The "room " is offered at a cost of $75 to residents - rather than free and used to  serve the needs of an underserved community. 


"REVITALIZATION PLANS,  STUDIES & INITIATIVES INTENDED TO CAPTURE FUNDS FOR FUTURE DEVELOPMENT "

########  THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN - VISION 2035 
is still being crafted as I write this in May 2021 -- I can't find a copy of what's been done so far online, but we found a document from June 2020 when they were working on the Willow Grove Mall Apartments Ordinance. https://www.abingtonpa.gov/home/showdocument?id=15104   The public had not seen any sign of the Willow Grove Mall apartments request - but the Township and the developers had long been working on it. They were busy changing Right Of Way lines on documents - with the help of your paid personnel - and improving traffic signaling so the mall wouldn't have to - out of your pocket, not theirs ,   It was clear the " vision" in our Comprehensive Plan was being crafted to accommodate the developer - rather than the developer being required to comply with the vision.  Read this document - much detail about our housing is in it ... take note of these things : https://www.abingtonpa.gov/home/showdocument?id=15104 

 p 1:"homeownership rates are typically associated with neighborhood stability and a high level of home and property maintenance///
p2 says that rental units Abington has over 4,200 of them with an 8% vacancy rate --so over 330 available at any given time ...
 p2 says appartments have much higher vacancy rates than homeowner owned homes
p8   a the bottom suggests that 1,141 new housing units are needed by 2045 (really ? why? what benefit is there to us? The mall might take care of this on its own
 p 9 talks about incentivizing affordable housing by offering zoning bonuses and changing the zoning of the CS (community service) districts to allow residential uses on those properties with no recognition that the  loss of  the CS districts is a serious one - CS districts provide us with  hte kinds of uses that enrich our community . 

It's an interesting read - geared to become a segment of our comprehensive plan that is underway.



 #######
THE NOBLE TRANSIT ORIENTED DISTRICT  The Noble TOD  is planned out and ready to go. They worked on the plans more than a decade ago. (2008)  The  Transit Oriented Districts (TOD’s)  there  encourage dense growth around transportation hubs ie:  the Noble Station.  Citizens were engaged in 2011, inviting public comments. But of course people were uniformed  about the totality of the expansions Township-wide and had no clue what TODs and TRIDs are.  So their comments were meaningless.    A TRID is a Transit Revitalization Investment District, which  requires that all benefits from the revitalization be pumped back into the District 
https://www.dvrpc.org/trid/pdf/NobleStationTRIDPlanningStudy_June2013.pdf  

######THE KESWICK REVITALIZATION PLAN –
unknown scope  of expansion .  Plan was completed July 2012
This plan identifies a number of important strategies that will foster further economic development of the Keswick Village area, including  streetscape enhancements, business and economic development ( you know, higher and denser) , and parking improvements. 
https://www.abingtonpa.gov/home/showpublisheddocument?id=3114  

#### THE ROSLYN REVITALIZATION PLAN –
The Wawa at Easton and Woodland is underway  now at the Roslyn Rite Aid site. A Storage facility on Easton Rd.  was just built .  The currently available study b
egan  September 2009 – completed- April 2010. To be eligible for Revitalization Program funding, the Roslyn Community Revitalization Plan would  need an  update. (I believe it has to be within 7 years) .   https://www.abingtonpa.gov/home/showpublisheddocument?id=3112 
As of March 2011 a Comprehensive plan is or just was voted in - that also would be use for the same purposes

###### THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION  - Our Commissioners want to have their own "Development Corporation" so they can essentially "become the developers"  while they are also the ones that "oversee" the developers - and grant the zoning approvals for the developers and  inspect the projects that the developers are completing and decide who gets the grant monies available for development and while they retain powers of eminent domain, etc etc etc . Who doesn't recognize what a bad proposition that is....... see separate page on this - where already unfair and   unscrupulous tactics have been used to try to get it approved...... (begun 2019 - they propose to get it passed in 2021 )  See Old York & Susquehanna above on this page.
https://abingtoncitizens.com/aaISSUES/EconomicDevelopment/TheEconomicDevelopmentCorporation.htm

WHAT'S DRIVING THIS MASS DEVELOPMENT WITH RESIDENTIAL DENSITY? 


ANY PLACE WITHIN A MILE RADIUS OF A TRAIN IS AT HIGH RISK  for " transit oriented " over development 
They  are ( see map at top of page )  using  TOD and TRID funds to help them do that,  too.   It's all about the $$$$$$$$$$$ 

 
 BUT ABINGTON IS TAKING IT WAY BEYOND THAT -  THEY PLAN TO AMEND YOUR ZONING ORDINANCE AT WILL
On 10-14-21 The manager , Richard Manfredi ,  who already had removed speaking rights to the best of his ability,  announced a plan to allow the Commissioners to "amend" the zoning ordinance whenever they wanted to .   The previous zoning ordinance was in place for 21 years . Coupled with the map planning "Mixed residential use " throughout the Township - the prospect of what is to come is frightening.  
   
      Manfredi had mentioned previously that he wanted to revisit the zoning ordinance  and to change it to his liking ( and the liking of his developer friends. )
  I can’t tell you what a bad idea that would be. But now he wants to pass legislation that would let him do that at any time. 
 Our Zoning Ordinance served us well  from 1996 until 2017.  21 years later our Township was  98% built up.  Steve Kline - the commissioner who the could have been charged by the Attorney Generals office for his bad behavior at the Colonade,  led hte rewriting of our Zoning Code to produce the April 27,  2017 Zoning Ordinance, cutting residents largely OUT of the conversation and gifting  to developers & certain commercial property owners vastly greater rights at the expense of our lovely community and our individual rights. 

       It was this re-zoning that flung the doors open to developers - who,  immediately after it was passed,  began asking for text and map amendments  to increase their rights even further .  And developers and their associates,  such as our own land planners and our "County Planner",  Michael Narcowich  are helping them do it - while Manfredi and the Commissioners try to rewrite all our laws in their favor . 

      The newest effort at the Willow Grove Mall boldly used our County Planner to co-write the ordinance --- a complete conflict of interest.      Whose side is he on - ours or the developers?  Given that he broke laws, codes  and rules writing them, it's a safe bet to say he's on the developers side.  Our Commissioners have rarely met a developer they didn't want to do MORE business with. But their uncanny silence about what would befall the mall after the bankruptcy when they had been presented with a document that would allow potentially thousands of units that the public knew nothing about,  was an eye- opener. 

      Please, it is incumbent upon each of us to to put up strong opposition to any further rezoning  --- especially by this Manager who refuses to fix the most basic things that are broken and that keep residents constantly at a disadvantage  when access to their goverment systems, htat they pay for, is sought. 


****** ARE THERE MORE SUSTANTIAL DEVELOPMENT  PROJECTS, CURRENT OR PAST, IN ABINGTON  OR NEARBY THAT
            SHOULD BE  HERE ?    Please alert me so others can know ....


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OTHER RECENT  DEVELOPMENT CLOSE BY
 
HELP ME WITH THIS, PLEASE - send any info you have  
 Many of these will likely all converge on the same local intersections

275 Units "The Stations"  in Upper Moreland at Davisville and York - not  senior
               
https://twitter.com/JG_Petrucci/status/939258309554601984  
            An informal survey ( not officail) is that Only studio for $1,600 or 1,700+; one bedroom 1,800+; two bedroom $2,200 +.  
             all approximate
            Parking for extra car is $75/mo. Amenities $300yr  The complex is 57% full as of 3-18-21 ish.
            Tenants pay all utilities, which is electric, water and cable. Verizon cable only.
            No amenity fee now due to COVID-19. But normally $300 a year.
            There are pet restrictions. They require a security deposit and first month rent.


54  Units  "Federation Housing" Senior age restricted units in Upper Moreland on Davisville near Overlook  set to start construction circa March |
               or April 2021

402 Units "The Promenade" by BET Investments in Upper Dublin Welsh Rd- opposite Lowes. Not Senior. Commercial on bottom.
           Studio - $1,726-$1,821//  1 Bdrm + 1 Bath - $1,839 - $3,304// 2 Bdrm + 2 Bath -$3,627 -$4,833  //  2 Bdrm + 2.5 Bath - $3,304 -$5,892 
            Opened circa 10-20  40 % full in 2-21  


240 +
Units at Willow Pointe   2405 Maryland Rd, Willow Grove -  Built 2019 ish - filling up now
            https://www.apartments.com/willow-pointe-willow-grove-pa/ky9xln8 /


256 Units at  "555 Flats"   1 an 2 bedroom apts  by BET Investments  in Horsham  on Dresher and Witmer - not  senior  
              
https://www.555flats.com/#  //Or https://www.apartmentfinder.com/Pennsylvania/Horsham-Apartments/555-Flats-Apartments-sv7ser4  
           
$1,644 -$1,659   or $2,114 - $2,179   Opened early 2021 . Building finished circa 4-21
           


549 Units on the "Medical Mission Sisters"  property at 8400 Pine Road by Aquinas Realty Partners.
            Mostly Senior community- Propsed 3-21
            135 independent living units, 80 assisted living units, 216 apartment units and 120 carriage home units 
      
        
https://northeasttimes.com/2021/02/17/550-unit-community-discussed-for-medical-mission-sisters-property/?fbclid=IwAR16CS9YnSC2JYVT6JqKN_XcoY-GDsog2Jq7LLEVSN-RmMoMAjxSiXqgWwA

32 Units  in Jenkintown on Homestead Rd  where Church of Our Savior is - Not yet approved .  stay tuned....

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RELATED QUESTIONS

How  many condo units or co-op units do we have where the condo association or  homeowners own & controls the property?

How many condo units do we have with corporate ownership- where another entity owns the real estate? 


How and rental units do we have total in Abington ?


How many  homeowner owned single family dwellings do we have (non-condo units)?


How many large  ( 15 units or more)  apartment buildings or complexes do we have - where is the list the Township keeps ?


What is the % of corporate owned units in Abington versus  homeowner owned units in Abington ?


How many multi-unit residential properties presented any actual  financial stats/ benefits .... a proper analysis....... upon application ?


What are the  benefits or drawbacks of having homes owned by voting residents vs rental units with "corporate ownership" ? What can we learn from our recent experience with a landlord who threatened eviction to those who "complained" about the conditions ? 

 



 

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Abington Township revamped their entire website at the end of 2015.
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Please let us know if you find a broken link. Send us the URL of the link and the Name of the page it is on, and if we can reinstate it, we will .


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The information on this page or in this site may have unintentional inaccuracies, and also has opinions.
It should not be relied upon as fact until investigated personally by the reader. 
Please read our full  Disclaimer
and read our Policies page before using this site.
 All who find inaccuracies are asked to please contact us so we may correct them.