Step into the Spotlight: Shubham Gadewar

Name: Shubham Gadewar
Apartment Building:  Strata West
Years/Months Lived at City Center Residential: 1 yr 6 mt
Instagram handle: @shub0y

1. Why make Downtown Allentown home? The restaurants and services it offers are nowhere to be found in Lehigh Valley. You’ve got everything you need within walking distance. Moreover, Strata is near my work in Bethlehem, where I usually commute.

Resident Spotlight: Jonathan Cairone

Jonathan Cairone discovered Downtown Allentown when he was looking for a new home that was a short commute to his job at Brown & Brown Insurance. STRATA West offered all the luxury amenities he was looking for, as well as a lively city atmosphere. Keep reading to learn why Jonathan loves living in Downtown Allentown. 

Name: Jonathan Cairone
Apartment Building:  Strata West
Years/Months Lived at City Center Residential: 3 years
Instagram handle: @c_air_one

Radish Republic: Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

This month, Radish Republic shares a recipe for Cauliflower Mac and Cheese. Try this recipe at home for yourself! These ingredients can be purchased at Radish Republic. This recipe is gluten-free, keto, and vegetarian!


Cauliflower Mac and Cheese 

1 large head of cauliflower

1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded 

2 tablespoons cream cheese, room temperature

1/4 cup heavy cream

1/2 teaspoon ground mustard (optional)

Meet your leasing team: Tara Anthony

Name: Tara Anthony 
Title: Senior Residential Property Manager

How many years have you’ve been working for City Center Residential? I've been working downtown for two years, but I've been working in leasing for a total of 6 years between my time here & one of our suburban properties!

What’s your favorite part about working in Downtown Allentown? Downtown Allentown has the best Starbucks team in all the land. I go there every day & they have my drink ready as soon as I walk in!

Radish Republic: Whiskey Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts

Create this perfect Fall side dish, courtesy of Radish Republic! You can purchase all these ingredients next time you visit Radish Republic on the ArtsWalk. 

Whiskey Maple Bacon Brussels Sprouts 

16 ounces brussels sprouts, halved
4 slices bacon, chopped
2 tablespoons maple syrup or more to taste
Salt and pepper to taste