It is great news to see that work is underway for a 38-story residential tower in the West End of Boston. Located next to North Station, Avalon North Station will have 503 brand new luxury apartments. This project is currently one of the biggest new apartment developments in the entirety of Boston.
Of these apartments, 30 of them will be designated as affordable units as per the code regulations throughout the city. Also, an added feature making this new development ever so desirable for potential residents is the buildings garage having 220 parking spaces.
This project is set to cost developers $250 million and will take more than two years only to complete. Thus, according to the developer, the endeavor will create 600 construction jobs.
Mayor Martin J. Walsh released a statement saying, This is a terrific project for the neighborhood around North Station, which has seen great investment in residential construction recently. Avalon North Station will bring exciting new retail opportunities, easy access to public transportation for residents, and stronger connections to the surrounding community."