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May 01, 2020
CO Issued for First Phase of Packard Crossing
A temp. certificate of occupancy has been issued for the first phase of Packard Crossing in Allston. The new building, which has restored and integrated the existing Victorian house on the site, includes 38 apartments along with 39 parking spaces. Phase Two of the project, for which foundation was underway before the construction pause will include another 76 apartments, along with 3,050 square feet of ground-floor retail and a 175 space parking garage.
Mar 08, 2020
Foundation Work Underway for Phase Two at Packard Crossing
Foundation work is now underway for Phase Two of Packard Crossing in Allston. Leasing has also kicked off for the first phase of the project, along Gardner Street. Phase one includes 38 apartments. Phase two, along Brighton Avenue, will include below-grade parking for 175 cars plus 76 apartments & 3,050 square feet of retail space.
Jan 10, 2020
Site Clear for 2nd Phase of Packard Crossing
Demo of a commercial building at 45-55 Brighton Ave. is complete and the site is now clear for Phase 2 of Packard Crossing. This new building will feature a below-grade parking garage with 175 spaces, 3,050 square feet of retail space, plus 76 apartments. The first phase of the project, along Gardner Street, features 38 apartments and parking for 39 cars.
Oct 24, 2019
Demo Permit Pulled for Phase II of Packard Crossing
Hamilton Construction Management has pulled a permit to demo the existing 1-story commercial building at 45-55 Brighton Avenue in Allston. Removal of the building will make way for phase II of Packard Crossing. The new building will feature 76 units, 3,050 square feet of ground-floor retail space and a below-grade parking garage with 175 spaces.
Jul 02, 2019
Facade Install Nearly Complete for 1st Phase of Packard Crossing
Facade install is almost complete for the first phase of the Packard Crossing development in Allston. This first phase integrates the new four-story building into the existing Victorian house on the site and will feature 38 apartments. Underneath the building, a parking garage was also constructed with space for 39 cars. The second phase of the project will construction another larger building along Brighton Avenue to feature 76 units and around 3,000 square feet of ground floor retail along with another 175 parking spaces.
Mar 01, 2019
Exterior Work Ongoing for Phase One of Packard Crossing
Construction is ongoing with windows in place and exterior work moving forward for Phase One of Packard Crossing in Allston. This first phase of the project will include 38 rental units between the new construction building and the renovated Victorian house on the site. The second phase of Packard Crossing will construct a second new building at 45-55 Brighton Avenue containing 76 residential units and 3,050 square feet of ground-floor retail.
Oct 29, 2018
Framing Reaches Full Height of Phase One of Packard Crossing
Framing for phase one The Hamilton Company's Packard Crossing development in Allston has reached its fourth floor. The 47,000sf building along Gardner Street will include 38 apartments and incorporate the existing Victorian house on the site. Phase Two of the project will include another 76 units along Brighton Avenue with 3,050 square feet of ground-floor retail.
Jun 15, 2018
Phase One Continues at Packard Crossing
Work continues on the foundation and underground parking at Packard Crossing in Allston. The upcoming four-story building will be integrated to an existing Victorian house on site and contain 38 residential units with 39 underground parking spaces.Construction is set to begin on Phase Two of the project later this year. Once complete the project will include a total of 114 rental residential units and 3,050 square feet of ground-floor retail. Resident amenities will include a landscaped roof deck and a fitness center.
Sep 08, 2017
W. L. French excavates underground parking and foundation of Phase I of Packard Crossing in Brighton
W. L. French Excavating Corporation is hard at work excavating the 39-car underground parking garage of Phase I of the $45 million, 147,438-square-foot Packard Crossing mixed-use development in Brighton. Soil is rapidly being removed from the project site, and soldier piles with lagging have been installed along the sides of the garage to maintain the 12 foot deep excavation. Following completion of the excavation, concrete will be poured in order to construct the Phase I building’s garage and foundation.
Phase I of Packard Crossing will construct a four-story, 47,736-square-foot building containing 38 apartment residences which will integrate and restore an existing Victorian house on site. Following completion of Phase II, Packard Crossing will feature 114 apartment residences and 3,050 square feet of ground-floor retail. The following are photographs of W. L. French at work at Packard Crossing:
Dec 08, 2016
64-unit East Boston condo building receives final approval
A 64-unit condominium building located along the East Boston Waterfront, 301-303 Border Street, has received all necessary approvals to move forward with construction. The City of Boston’s Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) approved the project at Tuesday (December 6th, 2016) night’s meeting. The building is located steps to Maverick Square. Construction is expected to commence in early 2017.
Nov 20, 2016
301-303 Border Street, 64 new East Boston condominiums, approvedAt Thursday (November 17th, 2016)'s board meeting, the Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) approved 301-303 Border Street Street. Located along the East Boston Waterfront near Maverick Square, the $21.61 million building will contain 64 new condominiums. Construction of 301-303 Border Street is anticipated to commence in spring 2017.
Sep 26, 2016
64 new East Boston Waterfront residences proposedCity Real Estate Development Corporation has filed a Project Notification Form (PNF) with the Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) with detailed plans for the proposed $21.61 million mixed-use development at 301-303 Border Street on the East Boston Waterfront; the following is a link to the PNF. A Letter of Intent (LOI) for the project was filed in June 2016; the following is a link to the LOI.The proposed six-story, approximately 75,000 square foot building would contain 64 rental residential units ranging from studios to three-bedrooms and approximately 1,000 square feet of ground-floor commercial space that could house a yoga studio or juice bar. A ground-floor gallery would pay homage to East Boston's shipbuilding legacy. Construction of the proposed building could commence in Spring 2017, with expected completion in Fall 2018. Additional information about the proposed building can be found above.
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