Demo Permit Pulled for Everett St. Residences in East Boston
A permit has been pulled for the demo of the existing structure, a former auto repair center, along Everett Street in East Boston. The demo will make way for an approved 19-unit condo project to feature a mix of one and two-bedroom homes. A ground-floor garage within the project will contain 21 parking spaces and 25 bicycle racks.
West Roxbury Development Under Official Review
The proposed development at 178, 189-197 Gardner Street & 17-31 Charles Park Road in West Roxbury is under official review.
The proposed project consists of the revitalization and conversion of approximately 1.4 acres of nondescript industrial and residential property into a multi-building, residential development totaling approximately 96,000 square feet.
The project would include the construction of eighteen three-bedroom townhouses, each with its own deck area/open space, garage, and driveway parking; and a mid-rise seventy 70 unit apartment building. 106 on-site parking spaces are included in the Proposed Project, including eighteen tandem spaces in the townhouse units.
Framing in Place for Addition at 212 Hampshire St.
Two new floors are in place for the redevelopment of the formerly 1 story commercial building at 212 Hampshire Street in Inman Square. The renovations will include 8 residential units above the existing ground floor commercial space.
Construction Ongoing for Beacon Street Hotel in Somerville
Construction is ongoing for the upcoming 35 suite boutique hotel along Beacon Street just outside Porter Square in Somerville. The hotel will also include 29 parking spaces in an underground garage along with restaurant space on the ground floor. The Beacon Street hotel will be Hay Creek Hotels second project in the area, they opened the Porter Square Hotel in 2016.
Residential Development Proposed in West Roxbury
West Brighton Acquistions, LLC has submitted a letter of intent for a new residential development in West Roxbury.
The 1.4 acres of nondescript industrial and residential property will be built into a multi-building, residential development totaling approximately 96,000 square feet, with a variety of townhouse home-ownership units and rental apartments.
Window Install Begins for Boutique Hotel in Porter Square
Window installation has started for the upcoming luxury boutique hotel along Beacon Street just outside Porter Square in Somerville. The hotel is set to include 35 rooms along with 29 parking spaces. There will also be space for a restaurant on the ground floor of the building.
Interior Finishing Wrapping Up for Davis353
Interior finishing is wrapping up for the new 29 unit condo complex just outside Davis Square in Somerville. The luxury units range in size from 1 to two bedrooms and feature quartz countertops, individual security systems, and garage parking.
Everett Development Site Acquired for $2.49 Million
Boston Pinnacle Properties has acquired the approved development site at 10-16 Everett Street in East Boston for $2.495 million.
The approved residential building will feature 19 for-sale condominiums located steps to Maverick Square and the MBTA Blue Line. Everett Street Residences will contain 6 one-bedroom and 13 two-bedroom condominiums, most with exterior decks. Two condominiums will be designated affordable. A ground-floor garage will contain 21 parking spaces and 25 bicycle racks.
Nauset Delivers ‘Point 262’ Condominiums in E. Cambridge for Minco
Nauset Construction recently completed Point 262, a LEED Silver pre-certified, luxury condominium development that provides 55 one-and-two bedroom luxury units in close proximity to the world’s most vibrant life sciences market. Located within walking distance from life science epicenter Kendall Square and Mass General Hospital, and adjacent to Twin City Plaza, the 270,000 square-foot grocery-anchored retail center, Point 262 received a walkability score of 84, a transit score of 87, and a bike score of 91 (Biker’s Paradise) from WalkScore, a leading provider of neighborhood data to the real estate industry.
“We loved the location because it’s so walkable,” said Managing Director Eric B. Loth, Jr. of Minco, Inc., owner/developer of Point 262. “The enormous amount of jobs being created in Kendall Square is driving the demand for condominiums in this market, and Nauset really delivered for us on a complex build.”
The seven-story, 84,000 square foot complex was constructed at 262 Monsignor O’Brien Highway (formerly home to Lechmere Auto Wash Centers), a tight, zero-lot-line urban infill site. Designed by Somerville-based Khalsa Design, Inc. (KDI), the units feature gray glazed birch flooring, LED fixtures, high-efficiency HVAC, and balconies or terraces for each unit. Each kitchen includes beautiful quartz counters and stainless steel appliances. The first floor is comprised of bicycle storage spaces, the building lobby, community space, and a state-of-the-art workout area. Two common roof decks offer residents a relaxing space to entertain with spectacular views of Boston, Cambridge and beyond. The 20 one-bedroom units average 840 square feet per unit and the 35 two-bedroom units average 1,050 square feet per unit. Many of the condominiums were pre-sold prior to construction, with only six units remaining on the market at press time. "We worked diligently with KDI and Nauset to create an energy-efficient, modern statement building for East Cambridge," said Loth.
“Our familiarity with the preconstruction process in the City of Cambridge, as well as our experience working with tight urban infill sites, served us well on this project,” said Nauset President, Anthony Papantonis. Since the end of the recession, Nauset has completed or is currently working on a dozen multifamily and mixed-use projects in Cambridge.
Demo Permit App Filed for Everett Street Residences
A permit application has been filed to demolish the auto body shop located at 10-16 Everett Street in East Boston. The demolition will make way for the approved Everett Street Residences. The new development will include 19 condo units, a mix of one and two bedrooms. There will also be parking for 21 cars on site. The project is located just steps from Maverick Square.
Framing and Exterior Work Ongoing at Beacon Street Hotel in Somerville
Framing and exterior work are ongoing for the upcoming 35 room boutique hotel in Somerville The project that replaced a former gas station, will feature a ground floor restaurant. Located just outside Porter Square the location allows for easy access to the MBTA.
Construction Complete at Oak Row in West Roxbury
A Certificate of Occupancy has been issued for Oak Row, in West Roxbury. The four story building features 80 apartments and 131 parking spaces. Resident amenities include a fitness center, kids playroom, bike repair station, and a game lounge.