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 Condo Owners are Downsizing But Not in the Traditional Sense"
"For Philly’s empty nesters, sometimes two condos are better than one."
Carl Dranoff Interview on the CEOReport

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"Dranoff's tweaked South Broad Street tower means fewer hotel rooms, more dwellings"
"Carl Dranoff is tweaking his proposal for a condo and hotel tower at the corner of Broad and Spruce Streets..."
"Mighty Writers get holiday gift to help with expansion"
Carl Dranoff presents gift
"Carl Dranoff, left, CEO of Dranoff Properties, presents Mighty Writers Executive Director Tim Whitaker with a $20,000 gift to expand to Philly recreation centers in 2018."
"One Riverside rings up $123M in sales this year"
"The new owners are overwhelmingly from Philadelphia and the Main Line with a very small number from New York or New Jersey."
"Dranoff's One Theater Square MF Development Topped Off In Newark’"
" ...a project that will have a transformational impact on New Jersey’s economy, job creation and quality of life."
"Newark's building boom an echo of its history : Di Ionno’"
"Things are moving fast," Baraka said. "It's Newark's time."
"Hobby’s owner: ‘One of the best days in Newark in a long, long time’"
"And now, people look at Newark and they see promise and they see opportunity..."
"One Theater Square Slated to Open in 2018"
"This is the building that Newark has been waiting for, and Newark deserves it..."
"Opinion: Amazon and Newark Perfect Together?"
"New Jersey offers some of the nation’s most competitive economic development incentives...."
"Market shift pitches Dranoff toward condos on South Broad corner"
"Condo projects, on the other hand, seem to have... wind in their sails, with prices just now hitting their stride..."
"Hotel out, 28-story condo tower in at Broad and Pine"
"Plans for the northeast corner of Broad and Pine have changed significantly, swapping out a 23-story hotel for a 28-story residential tower..."
"See what luxury living in Camden looks like"
"The rooms feel surprisingly spacious with the 14- to 20-foot ceilings. Many have enormous closets in addition to modern kitchens..."
"Kids get in on the construction act at One Ardmore Place"
"We know that Carl Dranoff doesn’t flip his buildings; his goal is to be a good neighbor and to remain in the communities where he builds."
"From 8 floor plans to 18, Dranoff reflects on One Riverside as he prepares for next project"
“The developer is patiently waiting to secure state funding before breaking ground on the 'biggest, tallest and most expensive' project he's ever done.”
"Developers Lure Buyers to Cities, Even as Prices Stall"
"PHILADELPHIA - Peter Fader, a professor of marketing at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, has long yearned for the city life. "
"Survival of the fittest"
“Building in the Garden State is a challenge even for the state’s most active developers”
"Dranoff’s One Riverside condo tower opens on the Schuylkill"
"Philly’s Center City skyline officially has a new resident, developer Carl Dranoff’s 22-story condo high-rise One Riverside."
"Carl Dranoff Takes the Wraps Off One Riverside"
"Surrounded by dignitaries and his own past projects, the developer officially opened the city’s newest luxury condo tower last night."
"Philly welcomes its newest luxury high-rise, Dranoff's One Riverside"
“The newest addition to Center City's skyline, Carl Dranoff's One Riverside condominium project, marked its grand opening Tuesday night. ”
"How Carl Dranoff dug himself out of the '89 recession"
“On Black Monday, Oct. 19, 1987, the stock market lost nearly a quarter of its value in one day and set in motion a recession that crippled the nation into the early 1990s.”
"How a kid from Oxford Circle became one of city's most successful developers"
“Growing up in Oxford Circle, with a drycleaner father and a stay at home mom, developer Carl Dranoff didn't come from money.”
"Want to be a success? Pay promptly, Philly developer says"
“Carl Dranoff, 69, developer of the Symphony House, 777 S. Broad St., Locust on the Park and the Victor in Camden, went to Drexel for engineering, a fine career. ”
"10 Hottest Suburban Philadelphia Towns"
"Ardmore: A Downtown That’s Making a Comeback"
"Is Newark the new Brooklyn?"
"When Isabel Livingston opened a shop in Newark’s Teacher’s Village development in 2015, she had no intention of moving there, too. "
"SNEAK PEEK: Must-see photos of Carl Dranoff's One Riverside"
“Set to open in April, Carl Dranoff's condominium development One Riverside is one of the most anticipated projects of the year.”
"Women to Watch 2017"
“During the 2016 presidential election, a slogan that entered into popularity in the 1970s was given new life.”
"Who’s Building Philly: Carl Dranoff"
"The mega-builder with three careers may well be the ultimate survivor in Philadelphia’s development community."
"Preliminary work to begin next month on Ardmore One Project in Ardmore"
"Lower Merion Township officials expect the long-awaited One Ardmore Place project on the current Cricket Avenue parking lot to get underway in the next few weeks with preliminary utility work beginning in early March."
"Strengthening Economy Encourages Various Development Trends"
"These four projects span price points and regions of the country, each targeting a particular demand."
"Bi-level penthouse at One Riverside with 4 terraces wants $7M"
"A bi-level penthouse at One Riverside that has four terraces is looking for its first owner who’s willing to shell out $7 million."
"Mapping the 26 high-rises under construction in Philly right now"
"It seems like the Philly skyline changes almost daily, with plenty of cranes rising and towers topping out."


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