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The first phase of the luxury Boston apartments in Boston’s Chinatown, One Greenway, located at 75 Kneeland Street, is hosting its grand opening this August!

Posted 06 June 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

The grand opening of One Greenway at 75 Kneeland Street is only months away! Can’t wait that long? Boston Luxe has received an exclusive invite to preview these luxury apartments before they officially open to the public! One Greenway, 75 Kneeland Street These luxury apartment rentals are welcome in Boston as we continue to struggle with low apartment rental inventory, One Greenway located at 75 Kneeland Street is a 24-story luxury Boston apartment building located steps away from the beginning of the Rose Kennedy Greenway and South Station. These luxury apartment rentals are conveniently placed at the intersection of the historic Leather

New Tower Planned for Theater District

Posted 18 April 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

A development team has filed a letter of intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority to build a 31 unit, upscale luxury condominium building in Boston’s Midtown Cultural District on Tremont Street. The current building located at 171-172 Tremont Street will be demolished and replaced with the new luxury condo development. According to the letter of intent, the current office building is located directly across from Boston Common at the corner of Tremont Street and Avery Street. It is also adjacent to the Parkside Condominiums, the AMC Loews Boston Common 19 movie theater and MBTA’s Boylston Green Line stop, making for a

Harmonix Moving From Cambridge to Boston

Posted 10 April 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Video game maker Harmonix announced this week that they are going to move their headquarters from Cambridge to Boston’s F inancial District this summer. The company has been located at 625 Massachusetts Avenue and has plans to move this August to the seventh floor of an 11 story building at 40 Broad Street in Boston. They have signed a lease for almost 25,000 square feet of office space. The company will occupy the entire seventh floor at the new location. “Harmonix is thrilled to be moving across the river to 40 Broad Street. The city of Boston has done a tremendous job revitalizing the

Retail and Office Development Planned at 500 Boylston St.

Posted 03 April 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Equity Office Properties of Boston announced their plans for more than 130,000 square feet of additional office, retail and restaurant space at 500 Boylston Street. Plans call for a conversion of an outdoor courtyard space with a 5 story, 80,000 square foot retail and office facility, and to convert up to 50,000 square feet of the building into retail spaces. John Conley, senior vice president of Equity Office Properties in Boston, submitted a notice of intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority on March 13th outlining the company’s goals. The notice of intent also states that Equity plans to add two vestibles at

The Belvedere Condominiums

Posted 26 March 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Connected to The Prudential Center and Copley shopping malls, in the heart of Back Bay, The Belvedere Condominiums are considered as one of Boston’s most luxurious properties. The 61 unit upscale building was constructed in 2000. The location of the condominiums allows access to shopping and fine dining at the Prudential Center mall, which is connected to the condo building. There is a landscaped courtyard and reflecting pool directly across the street. Most of the luxurious condos have parking inside of the garage area. Amenities include: underground garage, rooftop terrace, valet parking, balconies, in-room laundry and 24 hour concierge. In addition,

New 8 Story Complex on Cambridge Street

Posted 11 March 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

View image | gettyimages.com The Beacon Hill Civic Association Zoning and Licensing Committee recently held an informal meeting to discuss preliminary plans to demolish a two story building located at 156 Cambridge St. The building is currently home to the Beacon Hill Athletic Club and Seoul restaurant. Preliminary plans calls for a development of an 8 story building which would accommodate an extended stay hotel and other mixed use spaces. The preliminary plans call for 70 extended stay hotel suites, 2 levels of underground parking, a restaurant and more. Some members indicated some objection to the height of the proposed building in

41 ACRE “SUPERPARK” DEVELOPMENT PLANS FOR OLD GENERAL DYNAMICS SITE

Posted 18 February 2015 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Normandy Real Estate Partners has announced plans to expand its existing 13 acre office park in Needham to a 41 acre “superpark,” with commercial office space, residential and retail that’s designed to be “a catalyst for creativity.” Development costs could top $300 million at full buildout, for an additional 450,000 square feet of development, said Mark Roopenian, principal with Normandy Real Estate Partners, who handles development and leasing in Massachusetts. Normandy Real Estate Partners, based in New Jersey, has a Boston office and is developing what Roopenian calls the Center 128 East office park at 400 First Ave. in Needham. That park

Affordable Boston Condos

Posted 18 October 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

The Baker Chocolate complex English: Lower Mills Village, Massachusetts, spanning both sides of the Neponset River between Milton (on the right) and City of Boston (Dorchester) (on the left). These buildings were once part of the Walter Baker Chocolate Factory. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)                   Boston Condo prices are competitively pressured upwards. However, a cheaper alternative in a nice neighborhood feel is The Baker Chocolate complex. The 14-acre village along the Neponset River in Dorchester has some newer luxury condos that start at just $450,000. Whereby it is near impossible to find anything near $500,000 along the Charles. The owners in the old brick factory

What is Bostons Tallest Residence?

Posted 17 October 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Soon it will be Millennium Tower. First Boston Realty International, LLC is pleased to announce a new development in Boston’s Downtown Crossing Midtown District. The new Boston luxury condo development; Millennium Tower is located on the historic Washington Street in Boston. Residents will get five-star luxury services and amenities, including 24-hour concierge and valet service, fully equipped state-of-the-art fitness facility, indoor lap pool and spa, cinema, private dining room, billiards room, fully landscaped and furnished outdoor terrace, and a fully serviced residents lounge with bar and food service. 442 exclusive luxury condos including one, two, and three bedroom condos, plus penthouse residences.

Batchyard Apartments

Posted 10 October 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Batch Yard apartment complex which is a renovation of the old Charlestown Chew Candy Factory, hosted its grand opening on Oct. 1, drawing more than 300 people. Leasing started in August and 43 of the Batch Yard’s 328 apartments are spoken for. Of the 285 apartments left, the rents start at the following: Studio: $1,605 · 1-BR with open floorplan: $1,905 · 1-BR with closed floorplan: $2,125 · 1-BR with den: $2,295 · 2-BR: $2,680 · 2-BR with den: $3,985 · 3-BR: $3,180 Amenities: A pool for swimming, deck for lounging and summer-time grilling | Roof deck views of Boston’s finest | Outdoor media center for midnight movies |

Boston’s Confusing Streets

Posted 07 October 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Boston was named as one of the more confusing towns in the world. Above even Venice by the Huffington Post recently. Navigating the Boston streets is a confused adventure for the uninitiated. Winding, crooked streets, some old timers would say are formerly cow paths,make no sense. English: Map of neighborhoods in Boston. 日本語: ボストン市の地区 (neighborhood) の位置図 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The post Boston’s Confusing Streets appeared first on Boston Luxe Market Analysis.

The Leather District

Posted 01 October 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Located near South Street, between the Financial District and Chinatown and is bordered by Kneeland Street to the south, Essex Street to the north, Atlantic Avenue to the east and Lincoln Street to the west is This Leather District. This neighborhood is an officially named national historical neighborhood. It is so named because the leather industry dominated the area when it was first developed in 1883. The Leather District – Wikipedia photo Today the buildings have been renovated and what was once manufacturing buildings are now beautiful condominiums and lofts. Such is the newly constructed 210 South Street lofts. This complex now

Real Estate in Boston

Posted 23 September 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

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Was the Band Boston Reallty From Boston?

Posted 18 September 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Have you ever wondered if the band Boston is actually from Boston? According to WikiPedia : Boston is an American rock band from Boston, Massachusetts, that achieved its most notable successes during the 1970s and 1980s. Centered on guitarist, keyboardist, songwriter, and producer Tom Scholz, the band is a staple of classic rock radio playlists.[2] Boston’s best-known works include the songs “More Than a Feeling”, “Peace of Mind”, “Foreplay/Long Time”, “Rock and Roll Band”, “Smokin’”, “Don’t Look Back”, and “Amanda”. It has sold over 31 million albums in the United States, of which 17 million were for its self-titled debut album and

Sepai at Ink Block Floor Plans Bostons South End

Posted 12 September 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

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Waterside Place

Posted 25 August 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Oversized windows flood your home with natural light while providing one-of-a-kind views of Boston Harbor and the city’s skyline at Open floor plans give each residence an airy and spacious feel, offering maximum flexibility and room to add your own personal touches.We did more than create one of Boston’s most sustainable and green addresses — we put the power of green living directly in your hands, allowing you to control your energy consumption, your comfort and your costs.Single-height countertops create an elegant and open space, ideal for dining and entertaining. var srp_listing_values = { lat: ‘42.3482644’, lng: ‘-71.04154919999996’, address: ‘ 505 Congress

South End Boston:Sepia in Ink Block

Posted 20 August 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

English: View of South Boston and Boston Harbor (Photo credit: Wikipedia) ELECTRIC CAR CHARGING STATION ROOF DECK POOL DOG WASHING STATION CAR DETAILING CENTER Sepia is over 50% sold out. And the  luxury condos include generous floor plans, contemporary designer kitchens and baths, and private balconies previewing what only Boston offfers. By 2015, the residents will receive access to Ink Block’s greater commercial offerings which include markets and shopping opportunities. The post South End Boston:Sepia in Ink Block appeared first on Boston Luxe Market Analysis.

FILENE’S

Posted 15 August 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

English: The sun setting on the former Filene’s flagship store in Boston (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Filene’s Boston (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Filene’s was an American department store, headquartered in Boston. Owned by Federated Department Stores from 1929 until 1988 then purchased bv The May Department Stores Company.  Then in 2005, Federated Department Stores bought May Department Stores and soon most Filene’s locations were converted to Macy’s. The old site in Boston called Filene’s redevelopment has been stalled. But it seems work will begin soon the  developer has leased a big piece of the square footage to advertising firm Arnold Worldwide . The $620 million complex will comprise of offices, stores, and luxury

Condos Over Houses in Boston

Posted 08 August 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

English: The en:Skinny House in the North End of Boston is an extremely narrow four-story spite house reported by the Boston Globe as having the “uncontested distinction of being the narrowest house in Boston”. Source: March 2008 photo by John Stephen Dwyer. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The Boston Globe recently acknowledged what many in Massachusetts already know. Condominiums are the superior choice over a home. No backyards, no garages, no privacy what many would call the American dream. Instead Bostonians are opting for convenience and location. No yard work means more time to play, or work. According to the Globe: Condo prices this year increased

Sepia at Ink Block Sixty Percent Sold Out

Posted 29 July 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Boston Herald building, Williams Court, Boston, 19th c. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) 60% of the 83-unit Sepia at Ink Block project on the former site of the Boston Herald is sold.The Herald moved to new office space in the Seaport District. “When we decided to build 83 luxury condos there, everyone was asking why we would do that in this part of the South End,” said Ted Tye, managing partner of Newton-based developer National Development, at Sepia’s groundbreaking yesterday. “Now they’re asking us to build more condos.” There are still two more sites on the 6.2-acre property and Tye said he is considering building

88 Apartments to Go into MBTA Building

Posted 28 July 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

  Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority GP40MC 1136 (ex-Canadian National 9599) entering the Porter Square Station (Photo credit: Wikipedia)   Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services, a Boston nonprofit developer, has notified the Boston Redevelopment Authority of it’s intentions to build 88 apartments, 196,500 square foot office building, 10,000 square feet of retail outlets, 1250 square feet of community space and approximately 200 parking spaces on a vacant site formerly owned by MBTA. “This development will re-establish  as a lively, transit orientated site where people once again live, work, shop and recreate,” the filing stated.   According to the developer, the project grew out of the multi

CHINATOWN RESIDENTIAL PROJECT GETS $4M GRANT FROM STATE

Posted 17 July 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

The developers of the One Greenway condominium and apartment project in Boston’s Chinatown neighborhood reports that they have secured $3.9 million from the state in support the 51 unit South Building. The grant will be used to fund the construction of the $20 million South Building. The $170 million One Greenway project will include 363 residential units in two different buildings that occupy roughly a half acre of open space. The 312 unit North Building will include 217 market rate apartments and 95 affordable rentals. The project will include a total of 146 affordable units. Groundbreaking took place earlier this year

BOSTON SCIENTIFIC HEADQUARTERS

Posted 07 July 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Boston Scientific’s Director of Global Facilities and Real Estate has unveiled the latest edition to it’s Marlborough campus. The $34 million, 110,000 square foot building is aimed at attracting and retaining more top talent. The new building contains all the latest in technology and conveniences. Included in the amenities are a gym, hair salon, dry cleaners, daycare center, several sports fields, and technology that allows employees to be able to purchase food using their thumbprints. There are tunnels that run between all of the buildings on campus to tie it all together. According to CEO Michael Mahoney, “We’re a global company.

Where Will You Be Watching the Fireworks?

Posted 03 July 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

Boston has some of the best Fireworks in the nation. Boston Pops puts a spectacular show but the date has been moved from July 4 to the 3rd to avoid any impact from Tropical Storm Arthur. City officials will close roads around the Esplanade Thursday afternoon. MIT is said to be one of the better roof tops to see the display. However for smaller crowds the Cambridge side of the river could help the claustrophobic patriots. Or if you like the luxury of your home, you may watch it right here streaming live at 8 PM EST. http://bostonpopsjuly4th.org/     The post Where

NEW PROPOSAL TO REPLACE BOSTON HARBOR GARAGE

Posted 01 July 2014 | By | Categories: Boston Condos | No Comments

A little over 5 years since the original proposal to replace the Boston Harbor Garage was rejected, Donald Chiofaro has proposed a new and smaller plan for the property in hopes to win neighborhood and the city’s approval. The new proposal calls for the project to be cut in size by about 200,000 square feet from the original plan. The new plan calls for a 600 foot tower, with 120 condos and up to 300 hotel rooms plus a 500 foot office building with 700,000 square feet of space. The $1 billion proposal would also include more than 27,000 square