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IFMA to celebrates 16th Annual Awards of Excellence May 15th

Boston, MA IFMA Boston is proud to announce this year’s individual award recipients who will be recognized at the 16th Annual Awards of Excellence on May 15th at the Institute of Contemporary Art in the Innovation District.

Electrical vehicle charging stations in condominiums - by Scott Owens

By now word of Boston’s electric vehicle charging station (EVCS) ordinance has rippled its way through the Commonwealth and New England as a whole. At its most basic, the ordinance prohibits associations in the city of Boston from unreasonably restricting a unit owner from installing an EVCS

Hood Park receives BPDA approval for master plan for mixed-use project

Charlestown, MA The owners of Hood Park received approval from the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) on an updated master plan, which will enable Hood Park to continue the transformation of the 20-acre site into a mixed-use, transit-oriented destination.

Abbot Building Restoration performs masonry repair on row of Boston apartment buildings

Boston, MA Abbot Building Restoration has completed Phase 2 of a comprehensive masonry repair project at a row of residential apartment buildings located at 143-149 Hemenway St. adjacent to Wentworth Institute of Technology and Northeastern University in the city’s Fenway neighborhood.

Curtis Construction completes another project on Bishop Allen Dr. in Cambridge’s Central Sq.

Cambridge, MA Less than three years after completing the Bishop Allen Apartments, a restoration project of four buildings with 32-units of affordable housing for Just-A-Start, a locally-based non-profit, Curtis Construction Co. was back in the neighborhood as part of Twining Properties’ Mass + Main Project.

Project of the Month: Groom Construction underway with 60,000 s/f luxury condominium project - Fisherman’s Watch

Swampscott, MA After a lengthy approval process, and the demolition of an abandoned 100,000 s/f school building, Groom Construction is well underway with the construction of a new 60,000 s/f condominium project for owner Fisherman’sWatch Condo- miniums, LLC.

Urban Spaces to break ground on Kendall East mixed-use complex - a mixed-use apartment complex comprised of 136 units and 14,800 s/f of retail

Cambridge, MA Urban Spaces, a commercial real estate development company, has begun demolition on its former headquarters to make way for Kendall East, a mixed-use apartment complex comprised of 136 units and 14,800 s/f of retail.

Vantage Builders, Inc. completes three cannabis facilities for Sanctuary Medicinals in Danvers, Gardner and Woburn, Mass.

Waltham, MA Vantage Builders, Inc. has completed the renovation of three cannabis dispensary facilities for Sanctuary Medicinals, located in Danvers, Gardner and Woburn, Mass. All three dispensaries will offer medical cannabis products, with adult-use cannabis also available in Gardner.

The Bowery Presents to open concert venue at Boston Landing

Allston, MA The Bowery Presents, the leading concert promotion and venue management company in the Northeast, has plans for a new 3,500 capacity concert venue to be developed at Boston Landing, a mixed-use development.

Bedford Sq.: A clear view into an extraordinary collaboration between Centerbrook Architects, A.W. Hastings and Marvin Windows

Westport, CT After more than a decade of planning, designing, permitting, sourcing and building, a project has infused new energy into downtown. Known as Bedford Sq., this new retail, dining, arts and residential community has transformed the intersection of Church and Main Sts. and given a 1920s mansion and surrounding buildings new life.