On Thursday, July 11th, 3MJ Realty and Gibson Sothebys International Realty invited local government officials, clients, partners, friends and family to celebrate the ribbon cutting and launch of Ten Essex, the new construction rental building to be located at 10 Essex Street in Cambridges Central Square neighborhood. Sarah Rodewald and Dino Confaloneof Gibson Sothebys International Realty are the exclusive listing agents and 3MJ Realty and the Naggar family are the developers of the six-story, 46-unit residential project. Attendees enjoyed tours of the building. complimentary3rd Alarm Wood Fired Pizza, local beer, face painting, live art by Curtistic, and music byprominent Boston-based DJ, Frank White.
"Thank you for investing in Central Square and in the City of Cambridge," said Cambridge Mayor Marc McGovern, who attended the preview party, to the Ten Essex sales and development teams. "For many years, this parcelsat as a vacant lot in our city. Now, the area has been transformed into homes for46 families, five of which are designated affordable.Im proud of the work the City and our partners have done to create these beautifulhomes for working families in Cambridge, and I thank everyone involved for making this project so successful.
Designed for boutique living and outfitted with the most modern amenities, Ten Essex is sited directly along the MBTA Red Line Central Square Station and just minutes to Harvard University, Harvard Square, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Kendall Square, and Downtown Boston. The rental building is currently pre-leasing for September 1stand offers studios, one-bedrooms, two-bedrooms, and three-bedroom apartments. 18 units will offer private outdoor balcony space and five apartments will be designated affordable. The first floor will feature retail space.
Ten Essex itself is unique, with outstanding finishes and amenities, but the appeal of the building is as much about the neighborhood as it is about the specs, said Rodewald, a residential sales and leasing specialist at Gibson Sothebys International Realty. The building is ideally located for residents seeking proximity to the top-rated restaurants, nightlife, shopping, and educational institutions in the area.
By partnering with 3MJ Realty, we have been able to create a one-of-a-kind luxury living experience that blends perfectly into the unique fabric of Central Square, added Confalone. With a suite of state-of-the-art amenities, we look forward to welcoming our first residents this fall, and we hope our new neighbors will join us in this celebration on Thursday.
Apartments at Ten Essex will feature contemporary amenities including Energy Star HVAC and appliances, Quartz countertops, Thermafoil kitchen cabinets, Nest Thermostats, Smart Phone Entry, and in-unit washer/dryer. With LEED Gold Certification, the building offers a common roof deck and courtyard and an underground garage offering free bike parking with auto parking available. Tenants will have convenient access to the Blue Bike Hubway Station, Yoga Works, Cafe Nero, VIM Spa, and a bike repair shop on the premises.