Title /blog/posts/2014/11/?format=rss A blog feed. en-US Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:09:03 -0500 Boston's new residential buildings are getting taller and taller https://www.campionre.com/blog/posts/2014/11/20/boston-s-new-residential-buildings-are-getting-taller-and-taller/ <p>https://twitter.com/CampionRE/status/535516723319824384</p> <table width="220"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="163"><span style= "text-decoration: underline"><strong>New Development</strong></span></td> <td width="57"><span style= "text-decoration: underline"><strong>Height</strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td>One Dalton</td> <td>699 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Millennium Tower</td> <td>685 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Copley Place Tower</td> <td>625 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>TD Garden Tower</td> <td>600 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Government Center Garage Tower</td> <td>480 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Nashua Street Residences</td> <td>415 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>40 Trinity Place</td> <td>400 feet</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ava Theater District</td> <td>360 feet</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:09:03 -0500 Millennium Tower Boston: construction update https://www.campionre.com/blog/posts/2014/11/20/millennium-tower-boston-construction-update/ <p><a title="Millennium Tower Boston condos for sale" href= "http://www.campionre.com/luxury_buildings/millennium-tower/" target="_blank">Millennium Tower</a> - Boston's highly anticipated condo tower that is currently under construction - will not have a 13th or 44th floor for superstitious reasons, namely that they &nbsp;have&nbsp;connotations of bad luck and death.</p> <p>At 685 feet and 60 stories tall,&nbsp;Millennium Tower is&nbsp;set to become the tallest residential building&nbsp;in Boston. How long it will remain&nbsp;Boston's tallest residential tower is unclear:&nbsp;<a title= "One Dalton Boston information archive" href= "http://blog.campionre.com/category/boston-luxury-condos/one-dalton/" target="_blank">One Dalton</a>, the Back Bay tower with five-star hotel and residences managed by the Four Seasons will soon challenge Millennium for the title. Will we see a 13th or 44th floor at One Dalton? Stay tuned to find out.</p> <p><div id="attachment_521" class="img-caption alignnone" style="width: 700px"><a href= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/4965/blog/files/2014/11/Millennium-Tower-Boston-rendering.jpg"><img class="wp-image-521" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/4965/blog/files/2014/11/Millennium-Tower-Boston-rendering.jpg" alt="Millennium Tower Boston rendering" width="700" height= "365" /></a><p class="img-caption-text"> Millennium Tower Image from Handel Architects</p></div> </p> Back Bay Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:19:12 -0500 Mandarin Oriental in Back Bay: 25 units to be converted to Luxury Condos https://www.campionre.com/blog/posts/2014/11/19/mandarin-oriental-in-back-bay-25-units-to-be-converted-to-luxury-condos/ <p>25&nbsp;luxury apartments at the <a title= "Residences at the Mandarin Oriental Boston for sale" href= "http://www.campionre.com/luxury_buildings/the-mandarin-oriental/" target="_blank">Residences at Mandarin Oriental</a>, Boston will be converted to condominiums and sold&nbsp;early next year.</p> <p>Leases for the 25 apartments in Back Bay's Mandarin Oriental are not being renewed&nbsp;in order to make them&nbsp;available for sale.&nbsp;The luxury condominiums -&nbsp;comprised of 19 two-bedroom units and six one- or one-plus units -&nbsp;are expected to formally hit the market in January. They will join the&nbsp;50 condominiums that were sold when the Mandarin opened&nbsp;in 2008.</p> <p>The residences range from 930-square foot one-bedrooms to 1,625 square feet two-bedrooms. They are located&nbsp;in four floors at the western end of the complex and currently rent for between $4,700 and $17,000 a month. Owners will have access&nbsp;to the Mandarin's five-star amenities, including the 16,000 square foot spa, fitness center, and 24-hour concierge service.</p> <p>10 additional apartments were&nbsp;developed to fulfill the city's inclusionary zoning policy. &nbsp;Those units will be sold with deed restrictions that require them to remain affordably priced. These apartments currently rent for between&nbsp;$1,400 to $2,000 a month.</p> <p>With luxury condominium inventory at historic lows, these units will hit the market with impeccable timing.</p> <h3>Recent Campion and Company sales at The Mandarin Oriental Boston:</h3> <a class="slideshow" href= "http://www.campionre.com/listing/71622837/776-boylston-street-unit-e-11a-boston-ma-02116/"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/4965/blog/misc/photo.aspx" alt="776 Boylston Street, Unit E 11A, Boston, MA 02116" /></a> <h2><a href= "http://www.campionre.com/listing/71622837/776-boylston-street-unit-e-11a-boston-ma-02116/"> Boston MA&nbsp;776 Boylston Street, Unit E 11A, Back Bay</a></h2> <p class="price"><strong>$8,500,000</strong></p> <ul> <li class="bedrooms">Bedrooms&nbsp;<strong>2</strong></li> <li class="bathrooms">Bathrooms&nbsp;<strong>3</strong></li> <li class="squarefeet">Square Feet&nbsp;<strong>3647</strong></li> <li class="condofees">Condo Fees&nbsp;<strong>$6,341</strong></li> </ul> <p class="description">Awe-inspiring Mandarin Oriental Residence set on the 11th floor. This stunning 2+ bed, 2.5 bath home commands premium Back Bay, Charles River & Downtown Views from corner exposure and two private terraces. Wrapped in floor-to-ceiling windows, the expansive living/dining room, custom Poggenpohl kitchen, sunlit sitting room and handsome library are dedicated to entertaining on a grand and fluid scale. Two bedroom suites create a luxurious urban escape from the bustling streets of Back Bay below, including the master with custom walk-in closet, private sauna and sumptuous bathroom with soaking tub beneath a curved wall of glass overlooking its private terrace. Contemporary gas fireplaces and the highest quality of finishes highlight this spectacular showpiece, as well a Crestron Audio/Video Control System, motorized window treatments, custom lighting and laundry room. As a resident, enjoy access to all of The Mandarin's Five-Star amenities as well as Deeded Storage and 2 Garage Parking.</p> <hr /> <p class="sold-by"><a class="slideshow" href= "http://www.campionre.com/listing/71634926/776-boylston-street-unit-w-10a-boston-ma-02116/"> <img src= "http://media.mlspin.com/photo.aspx?mls=71634926&h=262&w=350&n=0" alt="776 Boylston Street, Unit W-10A, Boston, MA 02116" /></a></p> <h2><a href= "http://www.campionre.com/listing/71634926/776-boylston-street-unit-w-10a-boston-ma-02116/"> Boston MA&nbsp;776 Boylston Street, Unit W-10A, Back Bay</a></h2> <p class="price"><strong>$6,200,000</strong></p> <ul> <li class="bedrooms">Bedrooms&nbsp;<strong>3</strong></li> <li class="bathrooms">Bathrooms&nbsp;<strong>4</strong></li> <li class="squarefeet">Square Feet&nbsp;<strong>3609</strong></li> <li class="condofees">Condo Fees&nbsp;<strong>$6,275</strong></li> </ul> <p class="description">Sophisticated corner Mandarin Oriental residence offers extensive views and direct elevator from the private residential lobby. The gracious floor plan includes 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, spacious living room with picturesque Back Bay and Charles River views, fireplaced family room, chef&Acirc;'s kitchen and formal dining room. Separated from the living and entertaining spaces, the private quarters consist of two family bedrooms each connected to a full bath and the spacious master with elegant marble en-suite, expansive custom-fitted dressing room and additional built-out walk-in closet. With impeccable design and the highest quality of finishes, this 3,609 square-foot residence is complete with two parking (one valet and one self-park) as well as all the five-star services of Boston&Acirc;'s most celebrated luxury building.</p> <hr /> <p class="description"></p> <p><a class="slideshow" href= "http://www.campionre.com/listing/71599448/776-boylston-street-unit-e-10d-boston-ma-02199/"> <img src= "http://media.mlspin.com/photo.aspx?mls=71599448&h=262&w=350&n=0" alt="776 Boylston Street, Unit E-10D, Boston, MA 02199" /></a></p> <h2><a href= "http://www.campionre.com/listing/71599448/776-boylston-street-unit-e-10d-boston-ma-02199/"> Boston MA&nbsp;776 Boylston Street, Unit E-10D, Back Bay</a></h2> <p class="price"><strong>$5,175,000</strong></p> <ul> <li class="bedrooms">Bedrooms&nbsp;<strong>2</strong></li> <li class="bathrooms">Bathrooms&nbsp;<strong>3</strong></li> <li class="squarefeet">Square Feet&nbsp;<strong>2885</strong></li> <li class="condofees">Condo Fees&nbsp;<strong>$5,016</strong></li> </ul> <p class="description">Exclusive Mandarin Oriental Residence with unrivaled views and the highest quality of finishes throughout. This sophisticated 10th-floor defines modern luxury within the heart of Boston's Back Bay. Ideal for entertaining, the front-facing living and dining room is centered on an elegant gas fireplace and enjoys dramatic City and Charles Rivers views through floor-to-ceiling windows. Two bedroom suites flank the home's living spaces, including the elegant master with extra large walk-in closet and 5-piece spa-like bath. Complete with custom Poggenpohl kitchen and separate butler's pantry with professional grade appliances, this impeccably designed home is among the City's finest. Garage parking is included in this 5-star residence.</p> <hr /> <p>&nbsp;</p> Boston Real Estate Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:41:29 -0500 The Seaport District's newest luxury condos https://www.campionre.com/blog/posts/2014/11/18/the-seaport-district-s-newest-luxury-condos/ <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>https://twitter.com/CampionRE/status/534821276209410048</p> Boston Real Estate Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:47:17 -0500