THE DAVIS COMPANIES BREAKS GROUND AT TELFORD 180
Boston-based developer to deliver 85 new homeownership units in Allston
ALLSTON, MA – July 18, 2016 –The Davis Companies (TDC) today broke ground on Telford 180, an 85 unit condominium building overlooking Soldiers Field Road and the Charles River in Allston. The six-story building offers prime onsite amenities, is surrounded by green space, and is connected by a pedestrian footbridge to a public park and the Charles River waterfront.
This new home ownership opportunity offers a mix of studio, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom and 3-bedroom condominiums. Each residence includes large windows and high ceilings, a washer and dryer, and a kitchen with an open, modern layout. The building is designed to reflect the area’s vibrant arts scene, and provides residents with ample on-site conveniences, including 84 interior garage parking spaces, and amenities for an active lifestyle.
The first floor offers a contemporarily designed lobby, rowing room, and bike storage area with a lounge and dog wash. The building’s second floor clubhouse opens to an outdoor courtyard complete with grills, a fire pit and green space. The clubhouse also features a lounge with gathering space, a fireplace, café and shuffle board table. Additional amenities include private conference rooms and a fitness center with an outdoor wellness retreat area.
The area’s existing green space and streetscape improvements will be augmented by a new publicly accessible 6,000-square-foot pocket park, located at the intersection of Western Avenue and Telford Street, that is being developed by The Davis Companies as part of the Telford 180 project.
“The Allston Brighton neighborhood continues to attract a diverse set of new businesses, residences and transit options which will benefit the homeowners at Telford 180,” said Stephen Davis, Vice President at TDC Development Group, LLC, The Davis Companies’ development arm. “We are excited about this opportunity to create much-needed home ownership opportunities – modern, new construction with generous amenities and a prime location in one of Boston’s most vibrant neighborhoods - at a reasonable price point compared to similar offerings elsewhere in the city.”
Telford 180 is now under construction, with an anticipated completion date of early fall, 2017. The building is meticulously designed to incorporate a variety of materials such as woods and metals, producing a contemporary design aesthetic. The project architect is CUBE3 with Stantec and Ryan Associates providing landscape design services.
About The Davis Companies
Committed to excellence in both investment performance and operations, The Davis Companies is an integrated real estate investment, development and management firm headquartered in Boston that has invested nearly $4 billion in gross asset value through real estate equity, debt, and fixed-income securities. A unique combination of capital markets, development and management expertise allows The Davis Companies to nimbly tackle complex and contrarian opportunities. Directly, and with its valued partners, The Davis Companies currently owns a real estate portfolio of approximately 12 million square feet across the Eastern United States.