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News Real Estate Opportunity - Former Boston State Hospital Parcel

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, through its Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance presents a redevelopment opportunity to acquire 10 acres (vacant land), five miles southwest of downtown Boston.
5/22/2019
  • Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance

Media Contact for Real Estate Opportunity - Former Boston State Hospital Parcel

DCAMM Information

Boston State Parcel

The site is bounded by American Legion Highway, Morton, Harvard, and Walk Hill Streets. 

This Request for Proposals presents a unique redevelopment opportunity and offers private investors and developers a rare large redevelopment parcel in the City of Boston. 

All proposal submission are due by September 13, 2019.

Development Opportunity Summary:

Prime Location: Development in the heart of Boston
Vacant Land: 10-acres
Surrounding Neighborhoods: Mattapan, Jamaica Plain, Roxbury, Dorchester, Roslindale and Hyde Park
Amenities: Franklin Park and Zoo, Franklin Park Golf Course, Arnold Arboretum, Massachusetts Audubon Boston Nature Center and Day Care
Schools: Boston District; Boston Latin Academy, Young Achievers Science and Math School, Tech Boston Academy, Boston Latin School, Brook Charter Elementary and High School
Hospitals: 20 minutes from Longwood Medical Area that includes New England’s Major Hospitals
Community Center: Lena Park Community Center
Transportation: Train: Orange Line and Commuter Rail Line

Adjacent Developments Completed:
  • Olmsted Green: 41 units of Market Rate Housing
  • Olmsted Green: 51 units of Affordable Rentals
  • Mass Audubon Nature Center and Day Care
  • MassBiologics Phase I Manufacturing Facility
Developments Under Construction:
  • Olmsted Green: 100 units of Mixed-income Rental 
  • Gateway Community Center and Recreation Facility
Planned Developments in the Area:
  • Olmsted Green: 80 units of Market Rate Housing

Interested parties are encouraged to review the Request for Proposals and should check COMMBUYS periodically for information and updates.

Media Contact for Real Estate Opportunity - Former Boston State Hospital Parcel

Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance 

DCAMM is responsible for capital planning, public building construction, facilities management, and real estate services for the Commonwealth. 
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