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Nov 13, 2019
Haymarket Hotel Secures $75 Million in Financing
Just five days after a building permit was granted, the Haymarket Hotel development has secured $75 million in financing from Citizens Bank.
The 145,000 square foot Haymarket Hotel building will bring 225 hotel rooms and around 9,600 square feet of retail to a presently vacant 1.2-acre parcel located along the Greenway at the intersection of the North End and Downtown Boston. Hotel guest amenities will include a fitness center and meeting space and 1,800 square foot roof deck.
Nov 10, 2019
Building Permit Pulled for Haymarket Hotel
A building permit valued at over $58M has been pulled for the Haymarket Hotel to be located at 99 Blackstone Street along the Greenway. The new hotel will feature 225 rooms along with around 9,600 square feet of restaurant and retail space. The development team will also sublease 1,600 square feet of space in the building to the Haymarket Pushcart Association for storage space.
Nov 06, 2019
Allston Development Site Acquired for $10 Million
The property at 449 Cambridge Street in Allston has been acquired by Anchor Line Partners for $10 million.
Anchor Line Partners proposes the construction of two, independent, multi-family residential buildings, one at each parcel. The Cambridge Street building would have seven floors and a gross floor area (GFA) of approximately 131,000 square feet, with approximately 127 dwelling units, approximately 2,400 square feet of retail/restaurant/ services space, and approximately 80 accessory parking spaces.
Nov 05, 2019
Construction Continues at MIT's 290-292 Main St.
Various stages of construction are ongoing at MIT's 290-292 Main Street project. The tower's higher modern level, where the graduate student housing will be located, has moved on to interior finishings while the ground-level retail space is actively undergoing construction and historical restoration of the exterior. When complete the building will feature 450 student housing units plus a childcare facility and around 10,000 square feet of retail space.
Oct 21, 2019
449 Cambridge St. in Allston Under Review
The proposed project by Anchor Line Partners for 449 Cambridge Street in Allston is under official review. The two-building project would feature a total of 166 residential units plus 2,400 square feet of ground-floor retail/restaurant space. The development would also include parking for 80 cars. According to the PNF construction is anticipated to kick off in the second quarter of 2020 and would last around 15 months.
Oct 14, 2019
Facade and Window Install Ongoing for Marine Wharf Hotel
Facade and window install are well underway for the Marine Wharf Hotel in Boston's seaport near Boston's cruise terminal. The 14-story hotel will be dual-branded and include a 245-room Hampton Inn and a 166-room Homewood Suites. The project also includes around 3,500 square feet of retail space and parking for $75. The project was recently refinanced for just over $105M.
Sep 19, 2019
Largest Continuous Concrete Pour in Boston Completed for Future Sanofi Headquarters at Cambridge Crossing
Thirteen hours and 800 trucks of concrete later the foundation has been poured for Sanofi's future headquarters on Cambridge Crossing's Parcel G. The 32.4 million lbs of concrete make up the foundation of the upcoming 12-story, 450,000 square foot building making it the largest continuous concrete pour in Boston/Cambridge recent memory. Sanofi has leased both Parcel G and neighboring Parcel H building (which will feature around 347,000 square feet of space).
Sep 16, 2019
Constitution Wharf Acquired for $114 Million
The property at One Constitution Wharf in Charlestown, MA has been Acquired by Jamestown for $114 million.
The 8-acre waterfront Class A office property features 180,000 square feet of newly renovated creative office space overlooking Boston Harbor and the Boston Skyline. Constitution Wharf has undergone a full repositioning which includes a new double-height lobby & entryway, in addition to employee common spaces such as a lounge, a cafe, and a fitness area.
Aug 11, 2019
LOI Filed for 166 Unit Project at 449 Cambridge St. in Allston
Anchor Line Partners has filed an LOI for a 2 building development at 449 Cambridge Street in Allston. The project calls for a total of around 166 residential units along with 4,000 square feet of retail/restaurant space and 69 parking spaces. 13% of the units would be designated affordable.
Jul 31, 2019
Electrical Permit Pulled for Parcel G at Cambridge Crossing
An electrical permit has been issued for the upcoming 12 story office and lab building on Parcel G within Cambridge Crossing. The parcel G building will feature around 450,000 square feet of space along with parking for 400+ cars. This building along with the neighboring Parcel H building also under construction will be home to Sanofi. The pharmaceutical giant who will house around 2,700 workers between the two new state of the art facilities. Construction is expected to be complete in 2021.
Jul 03, 2019
Marine Wharf Hotel Refinanced for $105.63 Million
The hotel development at 660 Summer Street has been refinanced via Santander Bank for $105.63 million.
The upcoming 14-story, 320,000 square foot dual-branded hotel will include a 245-room Hampton Inn and a 166-room Homewood Suites, providing a total of 411 new Seaport District hotel rooms.
Approximately 19,300 square feet of amenities will be located at Marine Wharf Hotel including an exterior terrace, a fitness center, an indoor pool, meeting spaces, and a 500-seat restaurant. Approximately 3,500 square feet of retail will be located on the hotel's ground floor.
Jun 27, 2019
Steel Framing Nearly Complete for Marine Wharf Hotel
Steel framing is nearly complete for the upcoming dual-branded Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton in the Seaport. The 411 room hotel will include 7,400 square feet of prime restaurant and retail space, a fitness center, a heated pool, a business center, an outdoor terrace and valet parking for around 75 cars. The hotel is located just steps from the Flynn Cruise Terminal.
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