Solo Real Estate's core belief is that you should love where you live. That's why since 1951 this family-owned business has worked with the Philadelphia community to make the most out of their real estate experience.   Kensington Yards reflects that history, expertise and commitment. The project is led by Deborah Solo, Solo Real Estate's principal, and Alejandro Franqui, her son and an experienced realtor in his own right. Both hold Master's degrees from the University of Pennsylvania - Deborah's degree in Architecture and Alejandro's degree in City Planning.  Together, their passion for historic preservation, environmental stewardship and smart design will make Kensington Yards a place where you would love to live, too.

Solo Real Estate's core belief is that you should love where you live. That's why since 1951 this family-owned business has worked with the Philadelphia community to make the most out of their real estate experience.
 
Kensington Yards reflects that history, expertise and commitment. The project is led by Deborah Solo, Solo Real Estate's principal, and Alejandro Franqui, her son and an experienced realtor in his own right. Both hold Master's degrees from the University of Pennsylvania - Deborah's degree in Architecture and Alejandro's degree in City Planning.

Together, their passion for historic preservation, environmental stewardship and smart design will make Kensington Yards a place where you would love to live, too.

 Red Oak Development Group is an East Kensington-based builder, developer and general contractor recognized for their quality workmanship, locally- and sustainably-sourced materials and unique, one-of-a-kind touches.   With over 20 years of experience and a portfolio of dozens of Philadelphia development and renovation projects, Red Oak brings a focus on craftsmanship, durability and sustainable design to Kensington Yards. 

Red Oak Development Group is an East Kensington-based builder, developer and general contractor recognized for their quality workmanship, locally- and sustainably-sourced materials and unique, one-of-a-kind touches. 

With over 20 years of experience and a portfolio of dozens of Philadelphia development and renovation projects, Red Oak brings a focus on craftsmanship, durability and sustainable design to Kensington Yards. 

 Bright Common is a studio of designers engaged in a regenerative dialogue with the earth. Through responsive simplicity, pattern recognition and resistance they bring to life sustainable architecture for better places inside and out. Bright Common's recent projects have included a live-work studio in a retrofitted pickle factory and a near-zero-energy Passive House in the heart of the Northern Liberties. Their unique, human-scaled vision and belief in vibrant, community-focused design is what sets Kensington Yards apart.

Bright Common is a studio of designers engaged in a regenerative dialogue with the earth. Through responsive simplicity, pattern recognition and resistance they bring to life sustainable architecture for better places inside and out. Bright Common's recent projects have included a live-work studio in a retrofitted pickle factory and a near-zero-energy Passive House in the heart of the Northern Liberties. Their unique, human-scaled vision and belief in vibrant, community-focused design is what sets Kensington Yards apart.

 Apiary Studio is a Philadelphia-based landscape architecture firm focused on the creation of rich and dynamic landscapes. We strive to develop beautiful spaces through meticulous craftsmanship, conscientious use of diverse and exciting plant species and innovative materials. By working closely with clients and project partners, Apiary Studio believes very strongly in the power of collaboration to achieve optimal design solutions that improve people’s lives and enrich their daily experiences.

Apiary Studio is a Philadelphia-based landscape architecture firm focused on the creation of rich and dynamic landscapes. We strive to develop beautiful spaces through meticulous craftsmanship, conscientious use of diverse and exciting plant species and innovative materials. By working closely with clients and project partners, Apiary Studio believes very strongly in the power of collaboration to achieve optimal design solutions that improve people’s lives and enrich their daily experiences.