Featured Residential Projects

Our New Residential construction experience ranges in scale from $5 Million to $50 Million and includes affordable housing, market rate, and mixed use properties. Much of NEI’s portfolio includes LEED certified projects, demonstrating our commitment to advance the environmental, social and economic objectives from construction start to project delivery and beyond.

Recent Residential Projects


Client: The Neighborhood Developers
Architect: Utile, Inc.
Location: Chelsea, MA
Value: $9.2 Million

Located on the site of the former French Naturalization Club on Spencer Avenue in Chelsea, MA, Acadia is a 42,000 SF new affordable housing development with 34 units. Just one block from Chelsea’s four elementary schools, and one block from major bus lines on Broadway, the building includes a community room, common laundry, and on-site parking for all 34 homes.

One Gurney

Client: Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing
Architect: Goody Clancy
Location: Boston, MA
Value: $12.1 Million

Occupying a long-vacant parcel formerly owned by MBTA at the junction of Tremont, Gurney, and Station streets, this mixed-use, transit-oriented development is part of a larger development designed to reestablish Roxbury Crossing as a positive Gateway to Mission Hill. One Gurney has 40 units of affordable housing, retail, office, and community space totaling 77,529 SF.

Sphere Luxury Apartments

Client: Dark Horse Capital Partners
Architect: ICON Architecture
Location: Medford, MA
Value: $9.3 Million

This 42-unit market-rate apartment complex is the first major development along the MBTA Green Line extension. Located in the Ball Square neighborhood of Medford, Sphere Luxury Apartments includes 22 1-bedroom and 20 2-bedroom units ranging from 620 SF to more than 1,000 SF. Features include balconies, a roof deck with sweeping views, a gym, and a resident convenient store on the first floor.

50 York

Client: Just-A-Start Corporation
Architect: Winslow Architects, Inc.
Location: Cambridge, MA
Value: $6.7 Million

St. Patrick’s Apartments was destroyed in a 2016 10-alarm fire in the Wellington-Harrington neighborhood of Cambridge. The newly constructed three-story 50 York Street was built on the footprint of the former building and has restored all 16 affordable housing units to replace those destroyed by the fire.

88 Hudson

Client: Asian Community Development Corporation
Architect: Utile, Inc.
Location: Boston, MA
Value: $16.4 Million

Located along the sound barrier on Interstate 93 South, this 51,000 SF affordable housing development was built to provide more affordable homes to the residents of Boston’s Chinatown. The building completes the One Greenway project at Parcel 24, which opened 66 Hudson in 2015. The new six-story building offers 51 additional homeownership condos to the block.

Auburn Court Apartments

Client: Homeowners Rehab
Architect: Davis Square Architects
Location: Cambridge, MA
Value: $12.1 Million

Located in Brookline Place within the University Park campus at MIT, this project involved the addition of 9 new residential units as well as the occupied rehab of 77 existing units within the community. Eight of the new units created were housed in a new four-story, LEED Platinum, wood-framed building and the ninth was converted from an existing office space.

One Beach

Client: The Neighborhood Developers
Architect: Utile, Inc.
Location: Revere, MA
Value: $7.8 Million

Part of the City of Revere’s ongoing Broadway revitalization effort, One Beach is centrally located at the intersection of Broadway and Beach Street. Demolition of existing structures made way for a new four-story building containing 39 affordable housing units for seniors with a mix of one and two bedroom homes. Building amenities include central air conditioning, a community room to host residents’ events, a fitness room, onsite parking and laundry, and an outdoor courtyard.

75 Amory Avenue

Client: Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation
Architect: Tise Design Associates
Location: Jamaica Plain, MA
Value: $11.1 Million

A component of the Jackson Square Redevelopment Initiative, this new four-story, wood-framed, LEED Silver Certifiable building features 39 affordable apartments with 28 residential parking spaces, a community room, and outdoor patio. The property is also conveniently less than a ¼ mile from the Jackson Square T station.

Residences at Stony Brook

Client: Common Ground Development Corp.
Architect: Winslow Architects, Inc.
Location: Westford, MA
Value: $7 Million

This project involved the new energy efficient construction of 36 affordable housing units across 7 residential style buildings in a family friendly community. It also included complete site development and careful logistical coordination with an adjacent public school.

Jackson Commons

Client: Urban Edge
Architect: Prellwitz Chilinski Associates, Inc
Location: Roxbury, MA
Value: $12.2 Million

This LEED certified, mixed-use, mixed-income project consists of 37 rental units and 12,000 SF of space for a neighborhood learning center and office space. The new facility is constructed around the historic Webb Building which is adaptively reused as both residential and commercial space.

The Flats At 22 & 44

Client: Mitchell Properties LLC
Architect: DMS Design LLC
Location: Chelsea, MA
Value: $16 Million

Located in Chelsea’s vibrant Box District, these innovative two new buildings include a mix of 96 market-rate and affordable units. Constructed in a design-build partnership, the buildings were designed and assembled with prefabricated modular units over fixed podiums and incorporate a small existing historic building. Complete site development blends the buildings together and revitalizes the streetscape.

Brighton Mills

Client: The Community Builders
Architect: CBT Architects
Location: Brighton, MA
Value: $6 Million

The project includes the complete construction of 20 energy efficient, affordable, homeownership townhomes, which included site development. The Brighton Mills Town Homes expands the recently completed 240 unit Charlesview Residence project bringing added vibrant life to this redeveloped Alston Brighton community.

Arlington 360

Client: Jefferson Apartment Group
Architect: The Architectural Team
Location: Arlington, MA
Value: $43 Million

Located on the former Symmes Hospital site, this mixed income, multifamily new construction consists of 176 townhomes and apartment units. The property features landscaped courtyards, a club room, a media room, a fitness center, a recreational court, a playground, and an outdoor pool, as well as surface and garage parking.