Hot Property: 100 Chestnut

The first new life sciences building in Somerville’s Brickbottom neighborhood is poised to get underway after receiving received $192.5 million in financing.

Brickbottom Primed for Wave of Development

Removal of Boston’s elevated Central Artery transformed downtown Boston, raising property values and development demand. Developers hope the same thing can happen when Somerville’s elevated McGrath Highway comes down.