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PROJECT STATUS
Under Construction: 2 | Interior Finishing: 1
WORK BY SECTOR
Housing: 2 | Retail: 1 | Affordable Housing: 2
PROJECT SIZES
$0 - $10M: 0 | $10M - $100M: 2 | $100M+: 1

Boston Housing Authority (BHA) provides affordable housing to more than 58,000 residents in and around the City of Boston. Residents are assisted through a combination of public housing and federal and state voucher subsidy programs that provide a wide variety of housing opportunities. As the largest public housing authority in New England, the BHA houses close to 9 percent of the city's residents.

Our mission is to provide stable, quality affordable housing for low and moderate income persons; to deliver these services with integrity and mutual accountability, and to create living environments which serve as catalysts for the transformation from dependency to economic self-sufficiency.

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Old Colony Phase III
- Jul 01, 2020

Framing Nearly Complete for Old Colony Phase III Wood framing is nearly complete for the third phase of the Old Colony redevelopment in South Boston. The project will create 4-new buildings in total to include 301 affordable apartments. All buildings will have townhouse-style direct entry apartments on the first floor. 


Whittier Choice
- Jul 01, 2020

$16M Building Permits Pulled for Phase 2 of Whittier Choice Building permits valued at $15.961M have been pulled for Phase 2 of the Whittier Choice redevelopment. Permits call for the construction of two 3-story buildings, one to include 23 residences, the other with 29. The project will feature a total of  387 units, bringing a net increase of approximately 187 residential units to Whittier Choice. 


Orient Heights Redevelopment Project
- Jun 29, 2020

CO Issued for Portion of Units Within the Phase II of Orient Heights Redevelopment Certificates of occupancy have been issued for 72 apartments & 8 townhomes within the redevelopment Orient Heights in East Boston. In total, the project will contain a total of 331 public housing units plus an 8,000 square foot community center and management office. 


Whittier Choice
- Apr 22, 2020

Plumbing & Gas Permits Pulled for 2 Buildings in the Whittier Choice Redevelopment A series of plumbing and gas permits have been pulled for 25 Whittier Street & 180 Ruggles Street within the Whittier Choice development.  The redevelopment will create a total of 387 residential units, apartments & condos, along with 7,680 square feet of retail space. The first phase of the project opened earlier this year.  


Whittier Choice
- Jan 02, 2020

CO Issued for First Units at Whittier Choice in Roxbury Certificates of Occupancy have been issued for the first group of units completed as part of the Whittier Choice redevelopment in Roxbury. The multi-phased project will create a total of 387 housing units, a mix of affordable and market-rate apartments and condos.  The project will also include approximately 7,680 square feet of retail space.   


Old Colony Phase III
- Dec 28, 2019

Wood Framing Underway for Old Colony Phase III With concrete cores in place, wood framing has now started for the third phase of the Old Colony redevelopment in South Boston. The project will create 4-new buildings in total to include 301 affordable apartments. All buildings will have townhouse-style direct entry apartments on the first floor. 


Orient Heights Redevelopment Project
- Dec 11, 2019

Interior Finishing Underway for Orient Heights Phase II Interior finishing is now underway for Phase II of the redevelopment of the Orient Heights public housing development in East Boston. The project included the demolition of 87 existing units in four buildings and the construction of 88 replacement state-funded public housing units in two townhouse buildings and one mid-rise building. Construction is expected to wrap up in the first quarter of 2020.


Whittier Choice
- Dec 01, 2019

Interior Finishing Underway for First Phase of the Whittier Choice Redevelopment Interior finishing is now underway for the first phase of the Whittier Choice redevelopment in Roxbury. The redevelopment will create a total of 387 residential units plus around 7,600 square feet of retail space.  The new buildings will contain a mix of affordable and market-rate residential units ranging in size from studios to four-bedrooms.


Old Colony Phase III
- Oct 25, 2019

Plumbing Permits Pulled for Old Colony Phase III Two plumbing permits have been pulled by EM Duggan for upcoming new buildings along East 8th Street and Rev. Burke St. in South Boston as part of phase III of the Old Colony redevelopment. The project will replace 250 aging units of public housing with 301 new affordable apartments. 


Old Colony Phase III
- Aug 09, 2019

Affordable Housing Development Financed for $47.05 Million The Old Colony Phase III affordable housing development in South Boston has been financed for $47,051,153 via Mass Housing, Boston Housing Authority, and BlueHub Capital. Phase Three of the redevelopment of the Old Colony Housing Development in South Boston. Plans call for the demo of the eight existing residential buildings comprised of 250 units to make room for four new buildings to feature 301 units.  The construction of the new apartments that will be undertaken in three sub-phases. The new four-story residential buildings will contain a total of approximately 347,000 gross square feet. All buildings will have townhouse-style direct entry apartments on the first floor.


Old Colony Phase III
- Aug 05, 2019

Demo Kicks Off for Old Colony Phase III Demolition of the first four buildings, Phase 3A, of the Old Colony redevelopment is now underway. The four beings being removed included 115 affordable homes and will be replaced with 2 new construction buildings to feature 138 units. Phases 3B & 3C will also add affordable units to the South Boston project, and when complete the total unit count for Phase 3 will increase from 250 to 301. Construction on upcoming phases of the project is expected to kick off later this year and into 2020. All new buildings are designed to integrate into new construction already complete on Phases 1 & 2 of the development.


Orient Heights Redevelopment Project
- Jul 05, 2019

Wood Framing Going Up for Orient Heights Phase II Wood framing is in progress for the second phase of the Orient Heights redevelopment project. All existing buildings, dating back to 1951, will be demolished and replaced with new townhouse and mid-rise buildings. The new buildings will contain a total of 331 public housing units ranging in size from one to five bedrooms. This phase will include two new townhomes and one midrise building, totaling 88 units.


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Whittier Choice
Under Construction
1158 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, 02120
Orient Heights Redevelopment Project
Interior Finishing
190 Waldemar Avenue, Boston, MA, 02128
Old Colony Phase III
Under Construction
278 9th Street, Portsmouth, OH, 45662