TOGETHER

We are real estate developers who do things differently.

At SHIFT, we are on a mission to create inclusive, equitable communities who thrive. Through our Whole Neighborhood approach, we invest in places AND people to create opportunity and shared prosperity for all. We deploy integrated development strategies that connect the economic and social dots across sectors, partners, and neighborhoods. To better serve people. And, to help create better lives.

Shift social impact real estate MaKen
MaKen Studios North and South: mixing modernity and heritage
Past economic engines become homes for MaKers, the creative economy, and light manufacturing
Pound Cake Heaven Kensington Storefront Challenge Philadelphia
Kensington Storefront Challenge
Helping inspiring entrepreneurs grow their businesses
Shift social impact real estate community development
Being Good Neighbors
Our neighborhood investments

Our investments are place-based, people-focused, and purpose-driven.

We bring together investment capital, innovative ideas, best practices and community engagement with a strong design aesthetic to create thriving neighborhoods. Our investments are designed and coordinated with our communities to maximize long-term sustainability and minimize displacement. Our roots are in Philadelphia.