Highland Glen, Westwood, MA Highland Glen is a 180 unit community in Westwood. The building has gone through several rehab projects to improve the quality of life for residents, including the addition of a nursing/wellness suite, fitness center, gardening greenhouse, community kitchen café, and a large outdoor patio. With its Section 8 contract set to expire in 2020, the property was at risk of market conversion by other potential purchasers in 2016. Beacon saw an opportunity to purchase the property, and to combine to access the necessary capital to rehabilitate the property and to preserve it as affordable housing for all 180 households through 2040.
Avenu at Natick, Natick, MA Avenu at Natick is the first Active Adult Living Community of its kind in the Greater Boston area. Exclusively designed for 62+ age residents, the community offers resort-style amenities, social programs and specialty services far in excess of a traditional apartment building.
Small Community (built before 1999)
840 County, Taunton, MA Built in 1987 and renovated in 2016, 840 County features 120 units and is located in Taunton, MA. Surrounded by a nature preserve, the building offers many outdoor activities for residents – basketball court, tennis court, outdoor pool, and clubhouse.
Small Community, New (built between 2014-2019)
Hancock Estates, Chestnut Hill, MA Built in 2017, Hancock Estates is an 88-unit luxury apartment community tucked away in the heart of Newton. The community features several amenities, such as a playground, community garden, theater and outdoor fire pits.
Large Community (built before 1999)
The Village at Brookline, Brookline, MA Built in 1977 and renovated in 2014, The Village at Brookline is a 30 unit community located in Brookline. The community is unique for offering over four dozen programs to residents, including health and wellness programs, social activities, and musical performances.
Large Community (built between 2000-2014)
Strata, Malden, MA Strata is five stories, consists of 295 apartments and is conveniently located in Malden. Over the last three years Strata has maintained an average occupancy percentage of nearly 95%. This average is particularly impressive as it took 3-4 weeks to renovate and upgrade 123 apartments, creating extended periods of vacancy.
Large Community, New (built between 2014-2019)
Avalon Framingham, Framingham, MA Avalon Framingham consists of 180 apartments and is part of the Metro West market. The community stands out for its convenient location, variety of apartment styles, upscale amenities, and award-winning customer service.
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