Welcome home to entrepreneurs and purpose-driven pursuits.

J-centrel offers contemporary industrial offices and studios for creative and small businesses in Philadelphia. As an entrepreneur and small business owner, your work home needs to provide your organization the room to think and grow in an energized and comfortable space.

The offices and studios at J-centrel are modern blank canvases to be designed to fit your company’s values and mission focus. Interiors feature ample natural light, restored concrete floors, and efficient heating and cooling systems. The building offers a built-in customer base and community of social enterprises, on- and off-site parking, a secure entry system, and close proximity to public transportation.


  • Renovated industrial textile mill and manufacturing building in Harrowgate neighborhood
  • Interior corridor provides open visibility and access to studios
  • Central courtyard offering plentiful outdoor seating and space for community-driven social programs and events
  • One block from Septa Tioga El station providing easy access to residents and to visitors from Center City (15-20 minutes)
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An uncommon commons

At the heart of J-centrel sits a charming landscaped commons designed to bring residents, businesses, and neighbors together to interact, collaborate, and enjoy a variety of local food and entertainment experiences. Take a break from work or unwind after work in our courtyard offering an on-site cafe, and plentiful outdoor seating and eating areas. Join your neighbors for community-driven social programs and events.

In. For. And with the neighborhood.

J-centrel is located on a re-energized section of Kensington Avenue along the Market-Frankford El corridor in the Philadelphia neighborhoods of Harrowgate and Kensington.

J-centrel is Philadelphia’s civically engaged multi-purpose community that provides affordable quality to residents and businesses who are committed to doing good with their neighborhood. Designed by SHIFT and Smith & Roller. Built for the communities of Harrowgate, Kensington, and Philadelphia. © 2023

Visit: 3400 J Street, Philadelphia
For leasing: Please visit our leasing page
For residents and tenants: 267-881-2746
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Visuals are artist’s renderings and subject to change. Note, stated dimensions and square footages shown are approximate and subject to change. All matters of detail shown, including counters, fixtures, appliances, furniture, built-ins and other items of finish, are conceptual only. Prices & features subject to change without notice. Offer void where prohibited by law.