Art Infuses Amenities at South End Development

Developers have completed construction of The Smith No. 99, a 304-unit complex that promotes one of Boston’s most extensive amenity packages including a two-story roof deck and private business conference rooms.

Hot Property: The Vale

Road and utility work and demolition of the former Kraft Foods Atlantic Gelatin factory buildings in Woburn has cleared the way for a mixed-use project by Leggat McCall Properties.

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For Renters, the Worst Is Yet to Come

Renters looking for an apartment as Boston’s all-important September lease rollover date approaches face daunting challenges – even by the standards of the region’s typically competitive market.

Healey Heeds the Housing Call

In a break from Gov. Charlie Baker’s approach, Governor-elect Maura Healey has vowed to give housing developers top priority as the state seeks to accelerate surplus property sales in the new administration.

Boynton Yards Proposes 12-Story Lab Building

After leasing up their first lab tower and receiving $246 million in construction financing to start a second, Boynton Yards developers are moving forward with a third lab tower in the 1.9 million-square-foot master-planned project.

Hot Property: 15 McGrath Highway

Despite the general softening of the local life science real estate market, a major pension fund has decided to back Somerville’s latest spec lab high-rise.

Leggat McCall Makes $60M Acquisition in Boynton Yards

Leggat McCall Properties and DLJ Real Estate Partners are expanding their real estate footprint in Somerville’s Boynton Yards again with the $60 million acquisition of a pair of parcels including Riverside Properties’ 561 Windsor St. which is the home to Taza Chocolate and tech startups.

Boynton Yards Gets First Major Biotech Lease

Cambridge-based biotech investor Flagship Pioneering has picked Somerville’s Boynton Yards to establish a life science research cluster, leasing 208,000-square-foot lease for a group of its companies at Leggat McCall Properties’ 101 South St. development.

Somerville’s Next Development Cluster?

Somerville’s Inner Belt district checks many of the boxes that are in demand among commercial developers. And the 100-acre neighborhood is seeing signs it could transform under the weight of demand for life science space.