Interior Finish Work Ongoing for The Sudbury at Bulfinch Crossing
With the first phase of move-ins expected this coming spring, interior finishing is ongoing for The Sudbury, the first building at Bulfinch Crossing. The 45-story tower will feature 368 apartments plus 55 condos. Resident amenities will include a rooftop garden and lounge, fitness facility and pool, clubroom, pet spa, and sky lounge.
Permit Pulled for Fire Alarm Install at 100 Shawmut
With structural steel framing rapidly rising, a permit has been pulled for fire alarm install at 100 Shawmut in the South End. The 13-story tower will feature 138 luxury condos along with ground floor cafe space. As part of the project, the development team is preserving the facade of the historic & beam office building that stands on the site.
Interior Finishing Underway at MIT's 290-292 Main St.
Interior finishing is now underway for the 28-story tower at 290-292 Main Street in Kendall Square. The building will feature 450 housing units for graduate students ranging in size from studios through 2-bedrooms. On the lower 5 floors of the building office space will house MIT’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship program, the admissions office and a childcare facility. Construction is expected to wrap up in December of this year.
Steel Framing Rising for 100 Shawmut
Steel framing is rising for the luxury condo project, 100 Shawmut in the South End. The project will offer 138 homes featuring elegant finishes including white oak wood floors and Silestone countertops. Resident amenities will include a 24-hour concierge service, valet parking, a fitness center, library, pet spa, children's playroom, and a rooftop sky lounge.
Facade Install Continues for Omni Seaport
Framing is ongoing and facade install continues for the 1,055 room Omni Boston Seaport. The hotel is set to open in early 2021 and will offer a 24-hour fitness center, 3 dining options, a full-service spa, plus an expansive pool deck with bar. New interior renderings have also popped up on the hotel's website, giving a glimpse of the finishes guests can expect from the high-end property.
Encore Boston Harbor Refinanced for $1.85 Billion
The Encore Boston Harbor casino has been refinanced by Wynn Resorts for $1.85 billion via Deutsche Bank.
Encore Boston Harbor is a 34-acre, 3 million square foot five-star casino that opened on June 23rd, 2019 along the Mystic River in Everett. Encore Boston Harbor features a 210,000 square foot gaming facility with approximately 3,200 slot machines and 160 gaming tables. A 24-story, 350-foot tall curved glass tower contains over 600 luxury hotel rooms with a standard room size of over 600 square feet.
$10.8M Electrical Permit Issued for One Congress
An electrical permit valued at over $10.8M has been pulled by J&M Brown for One Congress. One Congress, the upcoming 600-foot office tower as part of Bulfinch Crossing will feature over 1 million square feet of Class A office space. Amenities will include a grand three-story lobby, conference facilities, and a one-acre landscaped terrace.
$5.7M Permit Pulled for CBRE Office at 33 Arch Street
A building permit has been pulled for the buildout of new offices at the CBRE office at 33 Arch Street in Downtown Boston. The permit valued at over $5.7M also calls for a new interconnecting stairway, lighting, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and finishes.
Bulfinch Crossing Secures $570 Million in Construction Financing
The Bulfinch Crossing development has secured $570 million in construction financing via Wells Fargo.
Bulfinch Crossing is a 2.9-million-square-foot multi-phased development project that will replace the existing above-grade concrete Government Center Garage with six mixed-use buildings, a pedestrian-friendly streetscape and a public plaza on two appropriately-scaled urban blocks spread across approximately 4.8 acres. The demolition of a major portion of the garage over Congress Street will allow for daylight to shine on Congress Street for the first time in more than 40 years.
$2.1M Fit-Out Permit Pulled for Weber Shandwick Office at 33 Arch St.
A permit valued at $2.1M has been issued for the fit-out to the 14th floor at 33 Arch Street, for the Weber Shandwick office. Weber Shandwick is one of the world's leading global public relations firms. Work to the 20,000 square feet space will include new drywall partitions plus electrical, plumbing, and sprinkler work and new finishes.
Gables Residential On Track to Deliver Superior Residential Experience in Spring 2020
Gables Residential, a leader in multifamily development and management, announced today that the highly anticipated apartment community, Gables Seaport, located on 501 Congress Street, will open in Spring 2020. In conjunction with Drew Company, Gables Residential is bringing a 23-story, 307 apartment home building in South Boston’s Seaport District, an area that has been transformed over the last few years into a bustling waterfront destination with new dining, shopping, and cultural amenities.
Apart from the highly desirable location, the building will be distinguished by exquisite amenities and meticulously designed spaces. Residents will indulge in some of the most exquisite features in the area including a terrace designed to be an oasis in the city, complete with swimming pool and an outdoor lounge. Views will be enjoyed by many, and when residents need to travel, they can conveniently do so as the MBTA’s Silver Line is mere steps away.
“Seaport offers many of the qualities we seek in a development opportunity, including an irreplaceable site close to transit, employers, retail and entertainment”, said Joe Shea, Director of Development for Gables Residential. “Drew Company’s history in Seaport has been a great resource, and we look forward to future ventures with them.” Gables Seaport marks the first partnership between Gables and Drew Company in Boston.
“Our focus is on developing communities that offer a variety of amenities and to enhance our residents’ quality of life. In Boston, that lifestyle embraces a vibrant walkable neighborhood with the appeal of a lively urban atmosphere, with access to public transportation. Designed with ‘best in class’ finishes, the studio, one, and two-bedroom units are ideal for someone looking to take full advantage of the Seaport lifestyle,” said Jorgen Punda, Regional Vice President Investments at Gables Residential.
Gables Residential emphasizes sustainability in all of its projects and Gables Seaport is no exception. The building has a number of sustainable elements designed for efficiency including a green roof system that will guide rainfall toward plantings and soil, greatly reducing runoff. The building will be certified, LEED Silver.
Gables is working with CBT Architects on the building design, and Halvorson Design on the roof deck and amenity spaces.
Facade Install Nearly Complete for The Sudbury
Facade work is nearly complete for The Sudbury, the residential tower at Bulfinch Crossing. The 45-story tower will feature 368 apartments plus 55 condos and is expected to open this coming spring. Resident amenities will include a rooftop garden and lounge, fitness facility and pool, clubroom, pet spa, and sky lounge.