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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.
Jun 14, 2019
Foundation Work Ongoing for Parcels G and H at Cambridge Crossing
Foundation work is underway at both Parcels G & H within Cambridge Crossing for two upcoming office & lab buildings that will be home to Sanofi. In total, the buildings will feature around 900,000 square feet of space and parking for nearly 850 cars and almost 300 bicycles. Next to Parcel G, a new green space will also be created to be known as Baldwin North. Construction on both buildings is expected to be complete in 2021.
Jun 12, 2019
Facade Panel Install Reaches Top Floors for MIT's 290-292 Main Street
Facade panels install is reaching the top floors of the new 28 story MIT building at 290-292 Main Street. The building, at the heart of Kendall Square, will feature around 450 units of graduate student housing on the upper floors along with office and retail space below. Underground parking for over 1450 cars will be available on-site. Construction is expected to be complete in late 2020.
May 01, 2019
Steel Framing Started for Marine Wharf Hotel
Work on steel framing has kicked off for the Marine Wharf Hotel along Summer Street in Boston's Seaport. The upcoming dual-branded Hampton Inn & Homewood Suites will feature a total of 411 hotel rooms. Just under 20,000 square feet of amenities will be included in the project including an exterior terrace, fitness center, indoor pool, and 500-seat restaurant.
Mar 23, 2019
Construction Underway for Parcels G and H at Cambridge Crossing, Future Home of Sanofi
Construction is underway for the next two buildings at Cambridge Crossing on Parcels G & H. The new office/lab buildings will contain a total of around 900,000 square feet, all of which has been leased to Sanofi. Sanofi plans to bring 2,700 workers to the "wired" neighborhood when construction of their new space is complete in 2021.
Feb 25, 2019
Construction Complete at 399 Binney in Cambridge
Construction is now complete for the 164,000 square foot office, lab, and retail project at 399 Binney Street in Kendall Square. Over 75% of the space is already spoken for with new tenants, Rubius Therapeutics, Relay Therapeutics and Celsius Therapeutics in the process of fit-out and move in. The building also features a green roof deck.
Feb 11, 2019
Work Begins on Concrete Cores for Marine Wharf Hotel
Suffolk Construction has started work on 2 concrete cores for the Marine Wharf Hotel project near Boston's cruise terminal on Summer Street. The project will include a 245-room Hampton Inn and a 166-room Homewood Suites. On-site amenities will include a fitness center, indoor pool, a 500 seat restaurant. The hotel’s first floor and has been raised 3’ above the current road grades to accommodate potential future sea level rise.
Feb 07, 2019
Facade Install Underway for 290-292 Main Street in Kendall Square
While concrete for the 19th and 20th floor of MIT's 290-292 Main Street is being put in place, facade install has started on the lower floors of the project. The facade features bronzed anodized aluminum panels at slight angles broken up by three-story window groupings. When complete the 28 story tower will include 450 graduate student housing units along with offices space for MIT admissions and a child care facility. Around 10,000 square feet of retail will also be included in the project.
Two existing buildings on the site are undergoing renovations and are being incorporated into the new tower. Construction is set to be complete in 2020.
Nov 28, 2018
Foundation Work Ongoing for Marine Wharf Hotel
Foundation work is ongoing with piles in place for the Marine Wharf Hotel along Summer Street in the Seaport. The dual-branded hotel will include a Hampton Inn and a Homewood Suites with a total of 411 rooms. The 14-story building will also feature 19,000sf of amenities including an indoor pool, restaurant, and retail space.
Nov 15, 2018
Window Install Nearing Completion for 399 Binney
Window install is nearing completion for the upcoming office/lab building at 399 Binney Street in Kendall Square. The 164,000 sf project will be part of the existing One Kendall Square campus. Around 1,500 sf of retail space will be located along 399 Binney Street's ground floor fronting the existing pedestrian plaza leading to the Kendall Square Theater.
Sep 25, 2018
Morgan Stanley Acquires 828 & 830 Winter Street
Morgan Stanley has acquired the properties at 828 & 830 Winter Street in Waltham for $240 million.
828 Winter Street is located adjacent to 830 Winter Street, a 185,000-square-foot 100%-leased life science office building owned by the proponent, creating a new approximately 330,000-square-foot Waltham life science office development that will be the greater Boston area's largest multi-tenant lab campus outside of Cambridge.
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