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BPDA Board Approves 870 Residential Units

| July 16, 2018

Boston – The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) Board of Directors approved four development projects and one notice of project change at its July meeting. The projects will generate a total of 870 residential units, 190 of which will be affordable. In addition, the projects will create 379 jobs upon their completion. Development projects: […]

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QA+M Seeks Input on Veterans Terrace

QA+M Seeks Input on Veterans Terrace

| July 13, 2018

East Hartford, CT – QA+M Architecture is rehabilitating Veterans Terrace, a 150-unit affordable housing development on Columbus Circle in East Hartford. During a recent community outreach event, QA+M’s Tom Arcari and Carson Collier presented design concepts to Veterans Terrace residents, encouraged community participation throughout the construction phase, and addressed the community’s questions and concerns. ​The revitalization plan includes the demolition […]

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MassDev Issues Bond For Multi-Res Project

MassDev Issues Bond For Multi-Res Project

| July 12, 2018

Boston – MassDevelopment has issued a $9.4 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of 61 Heath LLC. The bond proceeds will be used to build a 47-unit affordable multifamily rental housing facility at the site of a vacant lot in Boston’s Jamaica Plain neighborhood. 61 Heath LLC is an affiliate of Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation […]

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Cambridge Affordable Housing Financed

| July 11, 2018

Cambridge, MA – MassHousing has closed on $17.6 million in financing to Just-A-Start Corporation for the renovation and preservation of affordability at the Close Building in Cambridge. The financing will allow Just-A-Start to preserve affordability at all 61 apartments at the Close Building for at least 30 years. Affordability restrictions at the property had expired in 2016, […]

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Housing Communities to be Renovated

| July 11, 2018

Bedford, MA – MassHousing has provided a total of $22.4 million in affordable housing financing to an affiliate of Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) for the acquisition, rehabilitation and long-term preservation of affordability at the 96-unit Bedford Village and the 14-unit 447 Concord in Bedford. POAH plans to make extensive property renovations to both housing communities. […]

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Mass. Workforce Housing Debuts

Mass. Workforce Housing Debuts

| June 28, 2018

Lynn, MA – The first-ever multifamily project funded by the state’s new $100 million Workforce Housing Initiative recently celebrated its opening with a ribbon-cutting attended by Governor Charlie Baker. Designed by The Architectural Team, Inc. (TAT), the 71-unit mixed-income, mixed-use development called Gateway North provides high-quality homes for low- and middle-income households, and serves a varied demographic that may not qualify […]

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WinnCo Breaks Ground on Veterans Housing

WinnCo Breaks Ground on Veterans Housing

| June 19, 2018

Boston – Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, and Congressman Seth Moulton recently joined the veteran community to break ground on a first-in-the-nation $46 million Boston development that will bring 102 units of housing and onsite supportive services to a variety of different veteran populations.   Owned by Brighton Marine, a veteran network community, and WinnCompanies, military […]

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South Coast Completes Pool Renovation

South Coast Completes Pool Renovation

| June 14, 2018

West Yarmouth, MA – South Coast Improvement Company (SCI) recently finished a pool renovation at Maplewood at Mayflower Place, an assisted living facility located at 579 Buck Island Road in West Yarmouth. The Marion based company began construction in December 2017 and finished the project in April 2018. The architect for the project was DMS […]

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859 Mass Ave. Completed

859 Mass Ave. Completed

| June 8, 2018

Cambridge, MA – Cambridge Health and Human Services Department and Cambridge-based HMFH Architects recently completed a new 10-unit emergency shelter residence within a now historically-preserved and sustainably-designed 19th Century building. The Cambridge Historical Commission honored the project and the City with a 2018 Cambridge Preservation Award. The 1885 period home once stood among a row of stately […]

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Senior Center Breaks Ground On New Addition

Senior Center Breaks Ground On New Addition

| June 4, 2018

Penacook, NH – The H.L. Turner Group recently participated in the groundbreaking of the 13,000sf expansion project for the John H. Whitaker Place senior center. Construction began in May of 2018 and is expected to be completed in October of 2018. Milestone Construction & Engineering is the general contractor. The 2.5 million dollar project features […]

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