A classic streetcar suburb of Boston, Jamaica Plain offers plenty of new developments. The neighborhood is growing like crazy due to the easy accessibility and the many new businesses opening throughout. Of course, the popular Jamaica Pond helps with the growth, too.
Due to the growth in this Boston neighborhood, many new residential projects are a part of the plans. Here’s a look at some of the new developments under construction currently within Jamaica Plain.
105A South Huntington Avenue
This completed project has 214,000 square feet of residential space with some retail space, as well. The building contains 195 new residential units in Jamaica Plain.
125 Amory Street Development
A residential project under construction, the 125 Amory Street Development will include a total of 320K square feet. This includes the renovations of the existing Amory Street Apartments building. Once completed, the new building will provide about 353 total rental units, with 135 restricted as affordable.
161 South Huntington
Another project recently completed the property at 161 South Huntington offers 196 total residential units. It included demolishing three existing structures.
3193 Washington Street
This project is permitted and under construction currently. It was approved in October of 2016 for construction. It will be a residential and retail project with a total of 42,170 square feet. When completed, the project will add 40 total units with seven falling under the category of affordable. There will be 2,560 square feet of retail space, as well.
319 – 329 Centre Street
Another completed project, the building at 319 – 329 Centre Street is just under 28,000 square feet. It has 18 residential units, which two of the units are affordable.
There are several other projects currently under construction in Jamaica Plain including:
- 461 Walnut Avenue/Pine Street Inn
- 50 Stedman Street
- 75 Amory Avenue Building K Jackson Square
- 76 Stonley Road
- Blessed Sacrament Campus Redevelopment
- Centre Lamartine
- Goddard House
- Parcel U
- The Commons at Forest Hills
- The Residences at Forest Hills
There are plenty of projects underway and many others in the works for Jamaica Plain. Many of the projects are bringing new residential units and replacing older buildings or renovating older buildings within the neighborhood.