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The Buccini/Pollin Group Mentioned in Philadelphia Magazine: A Look Inside the New Marriott Old City

February 21, 2020 4:47 pm Published by 1 Comment

By Sandy Smith, Home & Real Estate Editor for Philadelphia Magazine There’s a certain segment of the population, including many hotel designers, that equates luxury and elegance with the traditional Colonial look. That’s why one often runs across hotel buildings that look all modern and simple on the outside, but once inside, they’re all broken pediments, crown moldings, bejeweled chandeliers and wainscoting. That pretty much describes the cognitive dissonance one experienced upon entering the Sheraton...


DECO ANNOUNCES NEW TENANT AND ENTERTAINMENT OFFERINGS

January 20, 2020 4:36 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

DECO announced the arrival of Stu and Sammy’s- a delicatessen-style soup and sandwiches stall. The new tenant will operate in the stall formerly occupied by The Verandah, which closed on Friday. Stu and Sammy’s will be up and running for Downtown Wilmington’s lunch crowd on Wednesday, January 22. Makers Alley Chef James Sparks is the mastermind behind the hearty menu, which will feature modern interpretation of classics like the French Dip and Cubano alongside crowd-pleasing...


THE BUCCINI/POLLIN GROUP’S CO-FOUNDER ROBERT BUCCINI TO SPEAK AT N. DELAWARE STATE OF THE MARKET

January 16, 2020 8:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

On January 30th at the 76ers Fieldhouse, Bisnow will be hosting this year’s N. Delaware State of the Market. The Buccini/Pollin Group‘s co-founder Robert Buccini will join an array of speaker, including Mayor Mike Purzycki, as they take an in-depth look at the CRE market, local economy, and much more. Commercial vacancy rates in Wilmington hit 21% in 2019, hitting near historic highs. The city has taken notice passing tax incentives to help jump start...


THE HOTEL DU PONT ANNOUNCES NAME OF RENOVATED GREEN ROOM

January 16, 2020 2:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Chef-Partner Tyler Akin, PM Hotel Group and The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. (Buccini/Pollin) are pleased to announce the new French brasserie arriving at the HOTEL DU PONT this Spring will be named Le Cavalier at the Green Room. “Le Cavalier” (pronounced: luh-KAH-vuhl-YAY) honors the deep equestrian tradition in the Brandywine River Valley. Our inspiration started with Caesar Rodney, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and President of Delaware during the revolutionary war, who is honored...


BPG Featured on Delaware Business Times: FNB Tower in Pittsburgh is One of the Most Significant Projects in Company’s History

January 10, 2020 3:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

by Jacob Owens The Buccini/Pollin Group (BPG), a Wilmington-based real estate development and management company, announced plans Tuesday, Jan. 7, to build a roughly 40-story office tower on the former site of the Pittsburgh Civic Arena. BPG has been branching out from its Wilmington home in recent years as it looks for investment and development opportunities in other cities like Philadelphia, Dallas, Nashville, New Orleans, and especially Pittsburgh, where it was selected by an affiliate...


BPG Featured on Hospitality Net: Virgin Hotels Nashville Set to Open in May

January 9, 2020 4:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson, announced that reservations are live for the brand’s fourth hotel: Virgin Hotels Nashville. Virgin Hotels Nashville is being developed by the The Buccini/Pollin Group and operated by Virgin Hotels. The new build property is located in the heart of Nashville at the corner of Division Street and Music Square W. The hotel will join the city’s iconic Music Row neighborhood, which is...


The Buccini/Pollin Group Mentioned in Philadelphia Business Journal: How Wilmington is Becoming A Destination

October 28, 2019 8:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Michelle Caffrey for Philadelphia Business Journal Wilmington residents have seen the city’s economic revitalization unfold in recent years, giving them new places to live, eat, work and have fun. Now, they’re not the only ones enjoying it. As Wilmington’s transformation continues, developers say it’s drawing outsiders who may have only seen the city as they pass-through on their way to Washington, D.C. or New York. Those people are now viewing the city as a...