Peebles Corp Files LOI for 432K SF Project on Parcel 13
The Peebles Corporation has filed a Letter of Intent for a 432,000 square foot mixed-use project on Air Rights Parcel 13 in Back Bay. The Parcel 13 site is located on the northeast corner of the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Boylston Street, partially over the east and westbound lanes of the Mass. Pike and the MBTA Green Line Hynes Station. The proposed project would include a full-service luxury hotel with associated amenity space along with a condo component and first floor retail. As part of the project new MBTA headhouse access for Hynes Station at Boylston Street would be added along with improved access at Mass. Ave. and other public realm improvements.
$84M Fit-Out Permit Pulled for Verizon Office at The Hub on Causeway
A permit valued at over $84M has been pulled for the fit-out of the upcoming Verizon offices on floors 15-31 at The Hub on Causeway. Work includes installation of new drywall and office partitions plus new bathrooms, training rooms and a cafeteria. Structural work will include the construction of a new interconnecting stairway. Finally new lighting, flooring, security systems, and finishes will be installed. Verizon will occupy 440,000 square feet of the 21- story tower, the final phase of the Hub on Causeway.
The Bagel Table is Now Open at Boston Landing
NB Development Group has announced the opening of The Bagel Table at Boston Landing. The Bagel Table is a community-focused, New York style bagel shop with locations in Ashland, Chestnut Hill, and now Boston Landing in Brighton.
“Boston Landing is pleased to welcome The Bagel Table to its roster of eclectic retail tenants on Guest Street. Located on the ground floor of the Warrior Ice Arena, The Bagel Table not only has direct interior access to the hockey’s lobby but is also directly across the street from the under-construction The TRACK at new balance. The Bagel Table is a delicious addition that is sure to become a neighborhood favorite,” said Erin Harvey, Senior Leasing and Marketing Manager, NB Development Group.
The Bagel Table will offer breakfast and lunch options including bagels and schmeers, bagel sandwiches, pre-made salads, pastries, acai bowls, specialty drinks and more. The restaurant will have grab and go and made to order options as well as catering available for Boston Landing and the greater community.
“We are so excited to bring The Bagel Table to Boston Landing. Along with our original menu, we are introducing some items that will be specific to Boston Landing. The store’s gorgeous… you’ll see!” said Ed Eglitis, Partner, The Bagel Table.
The Bagel Table will accompany great local retailers at Boston Landing including: the New Balance Global Flagship Store, Rail Stop Restaurant and Bar, NB Fitness Club, Kohi Coffee Co., The Flatbread Company Brighton, Cambridge Naturals, and Mainely Burgers.
“The Bagel Table is a family-run business that has truly become a destination for bagel lovers everywhere. The stars of the menu are the locally-made, New York style bagels, but they also offer a wide variety of excellent breakfast, lunch, and takeaway options. The addition of The Bagel Table furthers the mission of creating a vibrant ground floor retail community at Boston Landing, and the Graffito team is excited to welcome them.” said Dave Downing, Managing Director, Graffito S.P.
For more information about The Bagel Table please visit www.mybageltable.com.
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.
City Selects The Cronin Group as Developer for 24 Drydock
After an RFP went out this past summer, the city has now selected Cronin Development to work on the 24 Drydock project in The Seaport. Cronin's proposal for the 32,324 square foot site calls for a 122,562 square foot building to include space for the current tenant Boston Ship Repair plus additional industrial space and a ground-floor restaurant. Cronin would also move their offices to the top floor of the property. Once the project receives further approvals construction is expected to last 24 months.
$5M Plumbing Permit Pulled for The St. Regis Residences, Boston
A permit valued at $5M has been pulled for plumbing work at The St. Regis Residences, Boston by American Plumbing & Heating. The waterfront property will feature 114 luxury condo residences plus a two-level signature restaurant and harborwalk extension around the property. Construction is expected to last through early 2021.
$4M Plumbing Permit Pulled for The Track at New Balance
With work continuing on steel framing, a $4M permit for plumbing install has been pulled by Valante Mechanical for 67-91 Guest Street in Boston Landing, The Track at New Balance. The Track will feature an indoor track as well as regulation hard court and turf field space and a separate warm-up track along with seating capacity for up to 5,000 spectators. The project will also offer a 3,500 capacity music venue in partnership with The Bowery Presents. Construction is expected to be completed in late summer 2021.
Celtics & Bruins Lease Space At The Hub On Causeway
Both the Celtics & Bruins have signed leases on new office space at 100 Causeway, the third and final phase of The Hub on Causeway. Delaware North has leased 34,068 square feet on the 14th floor of the tower while Banner Seventeen LLC has leased a total of 71,154 square feet, the full 13th floor and part of the 12th floor. On a recent trip to the project for the topping off ceremony, BLDUP got an inside look at the open floor plate office space which takes full advantage of the stunning wrap-around views.
“We’re thrilled that the Boston Celtics, Boston Bruins, and Delaware North have chosen The Hub on Causeway as home to their front office operations. The foundation of The Hub, literally and figuratively, was built on Boston sports and has helped in solidifying this neighborhood as the sports, entertainment, and creative district for the City of Boston" Bryan Koop of Boston Properties said in a statement. Verizon will be the anchor tenant of the tower already leasing 440,000 square feet of space. Construction on 100 Causeway is expected to wrap up in mid-2021.
NEMA Boston Refinanced for $187 Million
NEMA Boston has been refinanced by Crescent Heights for $187 Million via Bank of China.
NEMA Boston is a 22-story mixed-use tower featuring 414 apartment residences ranging from "micro" innovation units to three-bedrooms sustainably designed to achieve LEED certification. NEMA Boston has been designed to reflect the Seaport's industrial heritage with interiors featuring raw steel features and stone floors. Luxury resident amenities at NEMA Boston are housed on the 21st floor of the building, framed by stunning views of the Boston skyline and complemented by Crescent Heights' signature "Predictive Service," harmonizing genuine hospitality approach and leading-edge residential technology.
$11M Electrical Permit Pulled for One Post Office Square
A permit valued at $11M has been pulled for the electrical renovation of the existing core at One Post Office Square. The work will also include electrical install for the addition that will replace the parking garage being demoed along Oliver Street. The addition will include 300 parking spaces plus additional office space increasing the building's total square footage to 1.1M.
There's No Missing The Beat In Dorchester
Construction continues on the revamp of the former Boston Globe Headquarters in Dorchester. The exterior facade is taking shape and some massive signage signals availability within the 695,000 square foot office/lab space. The Beat will also include a 10,000 square foot fitness center along with a 100-seat restaurant and outdoor beer garden. Although the property offers easy access to the Red Line there will also be parking for 868 cars and over 200 bicycles on-site. Construction is expected to wrap up sometime this spring.
Checking In On Boston's First St. Regis
While the project is yet to get out of the ground, reps for Cronin Development tell BLDUP that construction continues "on schedule" for The St. Regis Residences, Boston. The 22-story tower will offer 114 luxury condos ranging in size from one-bedroom homes to multi-bedroom penthouses. Residences will feature floor to ceiling windows, walk-out or Juliet balconies, along with gourmet kitchens. Amenities at the waterfront property will include valet service, a resident lounge, a heated stone-clad pool with a continuous waterfall edge, plus two guest suites for out-of-town visitors. The building is expected to open in early 2021.