About 1485 Commonwealth Avenue
102 upcoming residential rental units located on the 1.5-acre Brighton Marine Health Center campus, steps from the MBTA Green Line. All units at 1485 Commonwealth Avenue will be leased with a preference for veterans. 11 units will be reserved for formerly homeless veterans.
A new six-story building will be constructed fronting Commonwealth Avenue containing 101 residential units including 11 studios, 47 one-bedrooms, 32 two-bedrooms and 11 three-bedrooms, as well as 5,650 square feet of common amenity space. An existing 2,560 square foot building will be rehabilitated to contain one 1,450 square foot residential unit and 1,110 square feet of common amenity space.
A total of 87 vehicle parking spaces will be available for 1485 Commonwealth Avenue residents. A below-grade parking garage will be constructed containing 47 spaces, and 40 spaces will be located at grade. Construction of 1485 Commonwealth Avenue is expected to commence in Spring 2018, with completion expected by Fall 2019.