About 28 Austin Street
Newtonville, Newton, MA
Energy-efficient mixed-use development that has revitalized a surface parking lot located in the heart of Newtonville with 68 mixed-income one- and two-bedroom apartment residences, in addition to approximately 5,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space. Resident amenities at 28 Austin Street include a common roof terrace and garden. 23 residences at 28 Austin Street are designated affordable. Retail at 28 Austin Street will include three or four boutique shops and an innovation center with shared office and co-working space. A public plaza with seating and landscaping has also been constructed on site.
28 Austin Street will be LEED energy-efficiency certifiable, featuring efficient heating and ventilation systems, fixtures and lighting, in addition to EnergyStar appliances. The building's roof has been lined with solar panels, powering 28 Austin with a clean energy source. The building was constructed with GreenStaxx building technology, using quality modular units built offsite to top efficiency standards.
123 public parking spaces are included at ground level along with 90 new underground resident and retail employee spaces. Bicycle storage is alo provided on-site. 28 Austin Street is located steps to the MBTA commuter rail and a short drive to the Massachusetts Turnpike, minutes to downtown Boston.