About Jackson Commons
1542 Columbus Avenue, Roxbury, Boston, MA
Completed in Spring 2015, Jackson Commons involved restoration of the historic F.W. Webb Building and construction of a new adjacent structure. In total, there are 37 rental residential units at Jackson Commons; all 37 qualify as affordable. The project also houses the new headquarters of developer Urban Edge, as well as a community learning center and ground floor retail space. Jackson Square Station on the MBTA Orange Line is across Columbus Avenue from Jackson Commons, as is the recently completed 225 Centre residential development.
- 5 units - Below 110% Area Median Income (AMI)
- 3 units - Below 80% AMI
- 21 units - Below 60% AMI
- 8 units reserved for formerly homeless households