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Nov 15, 2019
Revere Development Secures $23.15 Million in Financing
The upcoming development at 571 Revere Street in Revere, MA by The Neighborhood Developers has secured $23,150,703 in financing -- with $15 million of the funds coming from Santander Bank.
571 Revere is a transit-oriented, new construction development that will create 51 new rental homes for families on a blighted, vacant property. The site is within a 10-minute walk of the Wonderland MBTA station, a five-minute walk of Revere Beach and adjacent to “Waterfront Square,” where the City of Revere has encouraged private investment and economic development through the creation of more than 600 market-rate rental apartments.
Nov 14, 2019
Conservatory Lab Charter School in Dorchester Tops Off
The Conservatory Lab Charter School coming to Columbia Road in Dorchester has topped off. The 43,5000 square foot facility will serve both elementary and uppers school students (around 275 in total). Common resource spaces at the school would include a courtyard, a centralized dining commons, a gymnasium, a media library, a visual arts studio and a collection of small, medium and large acoustically-tuned ensemble spaces. Shared spaces such as the dining commons, gymnasium, and large ensemble would be located along the building’s ground floor to activate the streetscape and welcome the community.
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Oct 29, 2019
Plumbing Permit Pulled for Expansion of Bayside Doubletree Hotel
A plumbing permit valued at $771,000 has been pulled for the addition to the existing Doubletree Bayside Hotel in Dorchester. The 70,000 square foot addition will feature 104 new hotel rooms along with amenities including a ballroom, coffee car, fitness center, and roof terrace.
Sep 17, 2019
Permit Pulled for $2.68M Lobby Renovation at 131 Dartmouth
Corderman & Company has pulled a permit for lobby renovations at 131 Dartmouth Street in Back Bay. The project value is estimated at $2.68M with work to include select demo, new architectural finishes and steel, and electrical upgrades. The Class A office building, originally built in 2003 features around 52,000 square feet of retail with over 318,000 square feet of office space.
Sep 06, 2019
Facade Install Nearly Complete for Hyatt Place on Parcel K
Facade install is nearly complete for the 12-story Hyatt Place hotel on Parcel K in the Seaport. The 294 room hotel will include a rooftop gym, a coffee and cocktails bar, and 4,000 square feet of meeting and event space. There will also be 6,800 square feet of restaurant space on the ground floor of the hotel. Construction is expected to be complete in Spring 2020.
Aug 02, 2019
Electrical Permit Pulled for Dorchester Charter School
An electrical permit has been pulled for the Conservatory Lab Charter School coming to Columbia Road in Dorchester. The new 43,5000 square foot school building will serve as a permanent location for its Elementary and Upper School. Along with classroom space, the school will also include a courtyard, a centralized dining commons, a gymnasium, a media library, and a visual arts studio.
Jul 31, 2019
First Residents Take Occupancy at Avalon Norwood as Construction Continues on Later Stages of the Project
The first units at Avalon Norwood are complete while framing and window install continues on later stages of the project. The development will include nearly 200 apartments just a few blocks from the commuter rail. Units are currently priced starting at $2010 for one bedrooms up through $2900 for three bedroom homes. Community amenities include a pool with sundeck, fitness studio, and resident lounge with entertaining kitchen. The development replaces under-utilized and deteriorating turn of the century printing and industrial buildings with a mix of townhouses, apartments, and lofts.
Jul 19, 2019
King/Open School in Cambridge Nearly Complete: Opening This Fall
Final touches are underway for the King/Open School in Cambridge with students and teachers expected to occupy the new building this fall. The 233,000 square foot project will include an elementary school, middle school, preschool, after school, public school administration, public library branch, community pool, and over an acre of open space. New bike lanes and bus lanes are also being added around the site.
Jul 12, 2019
Site Work Ongoing for 21 Revere Beach Boulevard
Site work is underway for yet another primarily residential development project along the waterfront in Revere. 21 Revere Beach Boulevard will be a two-building project, with a 127 unit building along Revere Beach Boulevard and a second smaller, 73 unit building along Ocean Avenue. The project also calls for a 4,000 square foot restaurant and a series of arcade/retail spaces covering 1,600 square feet, with upgraded sidewalks and a new boardwalk.
Jun 25, 2019
Window and Facade Work Continues at Parcel K: Residential Building Gets a Name
Construction continues on the Seaport's Parcel K with both the hotel and residential buildings set to open in Spring 2020. Ora Seaport, the residential building in the project, will include 304 luxury apartments. Units will range in size from studios up to 3 bedrooms, many featuring private terraces. Resident amenities will include a rooftop pool, Skydeck, gym & wellness studio, cafe/coffee bar, and concierge service.
Next to Ora will be the Hyatt Place Hotel, featuring 294 guest rooms. The hotel is expected to open in March of 2020 and will be the first Hyatt product in the Seaport district. Hotel amenities will include 6,500 square feet of retail restaurant space, a lobby bar, outdoor patio, top floor pool, top floor fitness center, and rooftop deck.
Rounding out the Parcel K project will be around 12,000 square feet of office space and 18,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space. A one-level underground parking garage will have the capacity for approximately 450 cars.
May 17, 2019
NPC Approved for 15-19 Congress
The Notice of Project change for 15-19 Congress Street, part of the Congress Square development has been approved by the BPDA. The approval calls for approximately 116 hotel guestrooms instead of 35 condominiums. Retail space will continue to be included on the ground floor and there is virtually no change to the structure and massing of the building.
Apr 29, 2019
Exterior Work Progressing Quickly at Parcel K
The mixed-use hotel and rental project on the Seaport's Parcel K are rapidly moving forward with window and exterior install ongoing. The project will include a 304 unit rental building and a 12-story Hyatt Place hotel with 294 rooms. The hotel has been designed to reflect the nautical history of its location with a refined sense of style and is set to open in March 2020. The apartment building will feature a rooftop pool, clubroom, and a terrace. A one-level underground parking garage on the site will have space for 420 cars.
Aug 09, 2018
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