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Feb 23, 2020
Allston Development Secures $24 Million Construction Loan
The Mount Vernon Company has secured a $24 million construction loan via First Republic Bank for the project at 37 North Beacon Street in Allston.
The project features two building: a five-story building containing 74 apartment residences at the intersection of North Beacon and Everett Streets, and a four-story building containing nine condominium residences next door on Sinclair Road.
Feb 20, 2020
Foundation Work Underway for Renovation of The Abbot Building in Harvard Square
Foundation work is underway for the renovation of the Abbott Building in the heart of Harvard Square. The updated building will feature over 32,000 square feet of office space plus 33,000 of retail. The project is expected to wrap up in the first quarter of 2021.
Feb 07, 2020
Building Permit Granted for BLDG 89
A building permit valued at $27,459,696 has been pulled for BLDG 89, at 89-95 Brighton Avenue. The project will feature 129 apartments plus 7,500 square feet of ground-floor retail space. 79 at-grade parking spaces and storage space for 138 bicycles will also be located on-site.
Feb 04, 2020
CO Issued for 839 Beacon
A certificate of occupancy has been issued for the mixed-use project at 839 Beacon Street. The building includes 45 modern apartments along with 4,500 square feet of ground-floor retail space. Communal amenities include a lounge, a meeting room, a fitness center, a dog washing station and a roof terrace featuring a kitchen facility and sweeping Boston skyline views.
Jan 24, 2020
Foundation Work Ongoing for Building D at Arsenal Yards
The first slab placement is ongoing for building D at Arsenal Yards as part of the blvd & bond apartments. The three buildings will offer a total of 300 luxury residences with first move-ins expected this coming fall. Amenities will include a fitness center, roof deck, and a club room. Elsewhere on the project, the majority of the retail and entertainment spaces including the Majestic 7 Cineman are set to be open by the middle of this year.
Photo: Boylston Properties
Jan 17, 2020
NPC Approved for Washington Village
The Boston Planning Board has approved the Notice of Project Change for Washington Village in South Boston. The new plans call for the construction of 1 building in place of the two buildings originally planned as Building A & B. The new building will contain 214 residential units, 20,500 square feet of ground-floor retail space, and 58 parking spaces. The Project’s public outdoor space will continue to include a landscaped park area known “The Green” however this space will now be relocated to the west of the new building.
Jan 15, 2020
Roslindale Apartment Building Acquired for $14.44 Million
The luxury apartment building, Parkside at Adams, has been acquired by Corcoran for $14,446,290.
The property features a mixed-use development project containing 43 apartment residences and approximately 7,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space. Parkside on Adams has restored the historic Roslindale power substation, which once powered Boston's electric streetcar system.
Jan 12, 2020
Work Underway for Concrete Core at 37 North Beacon
Work is underway for the concrete core for 37 North Beacon Street in Allston. The project will feature 2 buildings to offer a total of 83 residences, 74 apartments, and 9 condos. 42 parking spaces would be located on-site, in addition to storage for 83 bicycles.
Jan 06, 2020
Demo Permit Pulled for 95 Brighton Ave.
A demo permit has been pulled to raze the existing structure at 95 Brighton Ave. in Allston the demo will make way for the approved mixed-use BLDG 89 project. The new project is set to feature 129 apartments plus 7,500 square feet of retail space. 79 at-grade parking spaces and storage space for 138 bicycles will also be located on-site.
Jan 03, 2020
Demo Permit App Filed for 249 Corey Road in Brighton
The Boston Landmarks Commission has received an application to demolish the structure at 249 Corey Road in Brighton. A 35 unit residential project is now under review for the site. Plans call for a 4-story building to also include parking for 34 cars plus a common roof deck for residents.
Dec 31, 2019
Framing Underway for the Harold and Ronald Brown Family House in Brookline
Framing is underway for the Harold & Ronald Brown Family House along Harvard Street in Brookline. The project will feature 62 affordable rental units for seniors plus 1,000 square feet of ground-floor commercial space. A new public pocket park will also be built on Harvard Street.
Dec 27, 2019
Radius Apartments Refinanced for $42 Million
The Radius Apartments have been refinanced via Peoples United Bank for $42 million.
The Radius Apartments are a new mixed-use development that opened in Spring 2019 featuring 132 apartment residences and 5,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. Residences at Radius includes 53 studios, 43 1-bedrooms, 16 1-bedroom + dens, and 20 2-bedrooms. Resident amenities include a rooftop common room, fitness center, and an outdoor deck.
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