Olmsted Green is a brand new community being created within Mattapan.
Eventually there will be as many as 287 homes, a mixture of condominiums, townhouses, and apartments, when completed, in 2009. The project has an estimated cost of $180 million.
The first 72 townhouses and 51 condominiums are scheduled for completion sometime over the next 6-9 months.
Six of the units are listed in MLS and 19 will be ready for occupancy, this spring.
MLS #: 70659019
This is a brand new 1253-square-foot 3-bed, 2-bath bi-level town home with a large and open floor plan, private patio, parking and abuts an Audubon sanctuary. Hardwood floors in large living/dining area, wall to wall carpet in the bedrooms and private patio. Green elements such as low VOC paints and highly efficient, energy saving features make this a healthy home that will save you money while helping the environment.
Nearby, the Harvard Commons development is under construction. This will include 55 single-family homes.
There will be plenty of open space surrounding the homes. In addition, by the time the project is completed, there are plans to open a community center, a restaurant, convenience store, and a nursing home.
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Also: Olmsted Green – Boston Homes newspaper, 12/29/2007