Founded by Managing Partner, Joe Hassell, Boston Real Estate Capital was built on a strong foundation of vision, know-how, and drive. Armed with an extensive background in construction management from his start at Columbia Construction Corporation, Joe is committed to creating high quality places to live. After running a successful brokerage office with two locations and twenty five agents, he decided it was time to combine his two passions.
Since its establishment, Boston Real Estate Capital has completed multiple successful development projects and sold/leased properties throughout the greater Boston area.
With sustained growth and success, Boston Real Estate Capital continues to maintain and foster a solid pipeline of new development opportunities.
Feb 10, 2020
Early Stage Construction Continues for SOBO Place
Foundation work is ongoing for the upcoming 6-story mixed-use project, SOBO Place on West 5th St. in Southie. The building will include 50 apartments plus around 1,400 square feet of ground-floor retail space. Amenities will include a common roof deck with grills and garage parking for 44 cars.
Jan 29, 2020
Core in Place & Framing Underway For 191 Condor in East Boston
The concrete core is in place and framing is underway at 191 Condor Street in East Boston. 191 Condor will feature 9 condo units, all two bedrooms along with garage parking and a common roof deck. As part of the development, a second building will also be constructed at 211 Condor Street to contain 14 condos with additional garage parking.
Dec 28, 2019
Electrical Permit Issued for 191 & 211 Condor St. in East Boston
Permits for electrical install have been pulled for the two-building project at 191 & 211 Condor Street in East Boston. 191 Condor will feature 9 two-bedroom condos while 211 Condor will offer 14 condos, 2 one-beds, and 14 two-beds. Select residences in both buildings will feature private roof decks and 191 Condor Street will also feature a common roof deck.
Dec 19, 2019
65 Unit Residential Project Under Review in Brighton
A 65 unit residential project that would replace a car wash at 365 Western Ave. in Brighton is now under review. The development plans call for a new 6-story building to feature a mix of studio, 1, and 2 bedroom units along with parking for up to 37 cars. Nine units at the building would be designated affordable.
Oct 22, 2019
Foundation Work Ongoing for Sobo Place
Foundation prep is ongoing along West 5th Street in South Boston for the upcoming Sobo Place development. The project will feature 50 apartments along with 1,485 square feet of ground-floor retail space. A below-grade parking garage will offer parking for 44 cars.
Sep 25, 2019
Demo Complete and Site Work Underway at 191 Condor
The demolition of the former buildings at 191 Condor Street in East Boston is complete and site work is now underway for the upcoming 15,000 square foot condo building.
When complete, 191 Condor and 211 Condor will feature 23 for-sale condominium residences, including 20 market-rate units and 3 affordable units, across the two new buildings. 191 Condor Street will contain 9 two-bedroom residences ranging from 825-to-1200 square feet each, with 8-to-11 garage parking spaces.
Aug 12, 2019
Site Work Underway for SOBO Place
Demo is complete and site work is underway for the upcoming SOBO Place at the corner of B & West Fifth in South Boston. SOBO Place is set to feature 50 apartments and 1,485 square feet of ground-floor retail. A below-grade parking garage will include spaces for 44 cars.
Jun 03, 2019
Demo Underway at 191 Condor in East Boston
Demo is underway at 191 Condor Street in East Boston to make way for an upcoming 15,000 square foot condo building. 191 Condor will contain 9 two-bedroom units along with a common roof deck. The building is part of the approved 2 unit project which will also feature 14 condos at 211 Condor Street. The Eagle Hill project will also offer parking for 21 cars.
Feb 27, 2019
SOBO Place Issued Building Permit
The upcoming development known as SOBO Place at 55 West Fifth Street in South Boston has been issued a building permit.
The approved six-story mixed-use building featuring 50 apartment residences and approximately 1,485 square feet of ground-floor retail space is located steps from the Broadway MBTA Red Line station.
The building would include seven affordable and two middle-income apartments, with amenities including a common roof deck with grills. An underground parking garage would contain 44 vehicle spaces.
The approved SOBO Place building would be six stories tall and 45,757 square feet in size, replacing a building program approved in Summer 2016, but not built, five stories tall and 34,696 square feet in size containing 32 apartments and 2,053 square feet of ground-floor retail. Located at the corner of B and West Fifth Streets, SOBO Place would replace an existing automotive repair shop.
Feb 27, 2019
Building Permit Granted for East Boston Development
A building permit has been issued for the project at 191 and 211 Condor Street in East Boston.
The two approved residential buildings are located in East Boston's Eagle Hill overlooking the Chelsea River. The project will feature 23 for-sale condominium residences, including 20 market-rate units and 3 affordable units, across two new buildings.
Sep 04, 2018
Certificate of Occupancy Issued for Broadway Place
A certificate of occupancy has been issued for Broadway Place, 150 West Broadway in South Boston. The five story building features 24 condominium units along with 5,785 sf of commercial space on the first floor. The project is located just 2 blocks from the MBTA RedLine. The luxury units feature quartz countertops, custom cabinets, and large private balconies.
Aug 17, 2018
Revisions to East Boston’s Condor Street Development Approved
Originally approved in 2017, an NPC was submitted to pull the new structure back from the edge of Condor Street, away from the waterfront along the Chelsea River. As a result, the building will be smaller upon completion.
The following changes were made to the proposed building located at 211 Condor Street: a reduction of two residential units, a reduction of three off-street parking spaces, and a reduction in the gross floor area.
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