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.

GLX to Open First Stations in March

The start of service is on the horizon for the most significant expansion of the MBTA’s core system in decades, but riders will need to continue their wait to learn when they’ll be able to ride the Green Line all the way into Medford.

Green Line Extension Delayed Again

The MBTA will postpone the opening of a Green Line Extension stop in Somerville by three months, and the already-delayed May 2022 goal for the remainder of the megaproject may also run into issues, officials announced Thursday.

On the Front Line of Climate Battles

Conservation Law Foundation is on the front lines of battles over real estate and transportation planning in New England, from the downtown Boston waterfront to a commuter rail project serving an emerging development cluster in Allston. And Bradley Campell is its general.

A Race to Meet the Train in Somerville

Boston-based Leggat McCall Properties and DLJ Real Estate Capital Partners of New York envision a 1 million-square-foot life science cluster tapping into the proximity to Kendall Square and the 2021 arrival of the MBTA’s Green Line Extension.