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BSA Honor Award
AIA New England Honor Award
10 Farnsworth | CBT Architects
2018 PRESERVATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Farnsworth, Fort Point | Compatible New Construction
Developers win approval for latest plans to convert what's left of a historic hotel at Mass. Ave. and Washington Street into a condo building.
Under the latest proposal by developers Jas Bhogal and Thomas Calus for both the old hotel and the neighboring parcel where the Ivory Beane building used to be, the new structure will have 70 condos, rather than the 76 they had earlier proposed. They reduced the number of "compact" units - smaller than normally allowed under city zoning codes - from 33 to 19. The number of units they'll sell as affordable will remain at 10.
Old Alexandra Hotel Slated to Become Condos, Instead of Previously Approved Hotel
Citing a downturn in the hospitality industry expected to last until at least 2025, the team behind the redevelopment of the old Alexandra Hotel is now proposing condos, instead of the previously approved hotel, for the historic building located at Washington Street and Massachusetts Avenue.
ALEXANDRA HOTEL REDEVELOPMENT WINS KEY APPROVAL
A plan to gut and redevelop the old Alexandra Hotel at Massachusetts Avenue and Washington Street in the South End-Roxbury borderlands won unanimous approval from the Boston Zoning Board of Appeal on August 13.
WHY HAVE THESE BUILDINGS SAT EMPTY FOR YEARS AND EVEN DECADES?
Despite the red-hot real estate market, Boston still has buildings in prime locales that have remained vacant for ages. We sought out their owners to find out why.
SOUTH END PROJECT TO RESTORE HISTORIC HOTEL ALEXANDRA GAINS KEY APPROVAL
A project to restore a long-shuttered, historic former South End hotel cleared an important hurdle Thursday as the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) signed off on plans to redesign and significantly expand the decaying building.
SOUTH END HOTEL, HOOD PARK EXPANSION GET GO-AHEAD
Boston Planning and Development Agency directors Thursday approved JB Ventures and TCR Development’s proposal to build a 150-room boutique hotel on the site and an adjacent vacant lot.
THE ALEXANDRA HOTEL REDEVELOPMENT IS MOVING FORWARD (AGAIN)
The CBT-designed redevelopment would entail relocating an outbound Silver Line stop from in front of the hotel on Washington Street farther …
BOUTIQUE HOTEL WITH ROOFTOP BAR PROPOSED AT HOTEL ALEXANDRA SITE IN BOSTON’S SOUTH END
Developers Jas Bhogal, Thomas Calus and Nick Colavito have proposed restoring the stone facade of the Hotel Alexandra and building a 12-story, 150-room boutique hotel immediately behind the structure on an adjacent lot in Boston’s South End.
CURBED BOSTON: SOUTH END’S HOTEL ALEXANDRA SITE COULD BE REBORN AS BOUTIQUE INN
The new owners of the dilapidated Hotel Alexandra and an adjacent parcel, both at the corner of Washington Street and Massachusetts Avenue in the South End-Roxbury borderlands, have filed plans with the city to remake the site as a 150-room boutique hotel, including through a 10-story addition.
NEW PLAN WOULD RESTORE LONG-VACANT ALEXANDRA HOTEL IN BOSTON’S SOUTH END
The Church of Scientology had long planned a renovation of the Alexandra Hotel property into its headquarters. But then it put the former hotel up for sale in 2015.
BIZNOW: THE ALEXANDRIA HOTEL ONCE AGAIN HAS A REDEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL
A notoriously dilapidated hotel in the South End has once again found a buyer, and this time it might just stick.
NEW INTEREST IN ALEXANDRA HOTEL PERCOLATES THROUGH NEIGHBORHOOD
A Boston development company apparently has expressed an interest in developing the Hotel Alexandra on Washington Street in the South End, preserving its historic nature and developing it without any additional properties attached.
THE IMPROPER BOSTONIAN: 10 FARNSWORTH MAKING ITS MARK
On Thursday, May 17, TCR and JB Ventures – the developers of Fort Point’s newest luxury residences, 10 Farnsworth – welcomed local executives, designers and artists to the unveiling of the building.
A NEW HIGH WATER MARK IN FORT POINT?
A boutique luxury condominium building recently completed in Boston’s Fort Point, is raising the bar for condo prices in a neighborhood better known for its lively restaurant scene and tech company expansions.
TAKE A VIDEO TOUR OF THIS NEW $7.5 MILLION FORT POINT PENTHOUSE
There’s only one unit left for sale in one of Fort Point’s newest buildings, and there weren’t very many to start. The floor-through penthouse at 10 Farnsworth, a boutique building with only nine units, is listed for $7,500,000.
10 FARNSWORTH IS FORT POINT’S NEWEST GEM
The newest boutique luxury condo development in the rapidly growing Fort Point neighborhood of the Seaport District is currently under construction at 10 Farnsworth St.
DEVELOPMENT ON HIGH-END FORT POINT CONDOS EXPECTED TO START IN JUNE
TCR Development is gearing up to start construction this summer on 10 Farnsworth, an ultra-luxury boutique condominium project at 338 Congress St. in Fort Point.
A NEW LEASE ON LIFE
Scott Van Voorhis, Boston Common Magazine