Industry Recognition

Dranoff Properties has been continuously recognized for its groundbreaking developments and the company’s reputation for progressive design, long-term investment and a keen ability to consistently be at the forefront of the Philadelphia Real Estate market.


"New high-end developments bring the city to the suburbs"
"How new mixed-use communities embrace urbanism and placemaking, ditch golf courses and malls"
"Positively Philadelphia: Dranoff Properties"
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"Dranoff Properties’ One Riverside high-rise residences is the first new construction of its kind in Center City since the financial market meltdown of 2008."
"FYI Philly: New Luxury Living"
"Check out some new luxury living options."
"Hard Hat Tour: One Riverside"
"The first tenants will move in starting in March. Dranoff Properties is sprinting towards having things ready for them when they come. There are also a couple of samples for those still looking to move in."
"Breaking Ground For Luxury Apartment Tower, Dranoff Calls Newark ‘Undiscovered’"
“In an exclusive interview with, developer Carl Dranoff explained that his successful developments in the Philadelphia area...”
"Newark luxury apartment construction begins"
“For the first time in more than half a century, luxury apartments are being built in Newark,another sign of revitalization in the state's largest city.”
"NJPAC breaks ground on long-awaited high-rise project"
“City and state leaders Monday joined in a ceremonial groundbreaking on a 22-story residential high-rise that was first proposed more the a decade ago... ”
"Groundbreaking gives backers chance to tout perseverance behind One Theater Square project"
“Newark's first luxury residential high-rise in more than 50 years has begun construction and is anticipating significant interest from a priced-out New York City and Hudson County resident market.”
"Theater Square Project Seen as Latest Example of Newark Resurgence"
“Twenty years have come and gone since the New Jersey Performing Arts Center first opened its doors. The idea then was that a new neighborhood would rise around the arts center. ”
"Newark breaks ground on 245-apartment building downtown"
“A who's who of current and former officials including former Gov. Tom Kean and Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno broke ground Monday on the city's first major market-rate residential building in more than five decades.”
"NJPAC and Dranoff Properties Break Ground on $116Million Project One Theater Square"
“Today, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and developer Dranoff Properties, Inc. of Philadelphia celebrated the ground breaking of One Theater Square...”
"Construction to Begin on Newark’s First New Residential Tower in 50 Years"
“A new building coming to Newark will tower over the city’s Downtown. Named, One Theater Square, it will be the city’s first new residential high-rise since the 1960’s.”
"Emerging Icons: Recognized as having 'the potential to become legends'"
“Talk about pressure. Imagine waking up and learning you have been identified by your peers as an "Emerging Icon."”
"Carl Dranoff"
“Carl Dranoff has been involved in Philadelphia and the region’s residential real estate scene for decades...”


2016, Renter’s Best, Philadelphia
#1 Management Company in Philadelphia
Philadelphia Inquirer
Industry Icon Award, Carl Dranoff
Smart CEO
Marcum Innovator of the Year Finalist, Carl Dranoff
Philadelphia Business Journal
Heavy Hitters of Real Estate, Most Influential Developers, Carl Dranoff
Philadelphia Business Journal
Heavy Hitters of Real Estate, Best Deals, One Riverside
LEED Silver Certification
Southstar Lofts