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Forum: Development Projects Yesterday, 11:29 PM
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Forum: Development Projects Yesterday, 09:49 PM
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Views: 7,520
Posted By odurandina
Re: Arsenal Yards | Arsenal Mall Redevelopment | Watertown

The significant improvements will be killed.

What motivates the nimby huggin' anti-height puke politicians?

Why do the most fucked up idiots get into politics in the first place?
Forum: Development Projects Yesterday, 10:57 AM
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Views: 166,120
Posted By odurandina
Re: Boston College Master Plan

punt formations w/ deflated balls.
Forum: Development Projects Yesterday, 10:46 AM
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Re: Pierce Boston (née The Point )| Boylston St/Brookline Av | Fenway

Start about 1/3 back from the front, and go up.
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Forum: Development Projects Yesterday, 10:14 AM
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Views: 302,111
Posted By odurandina
Re: Pierce Boston (née The Point )| Boylston St/Brookline Av | Fenway

yup and VERY tall.

a decent crown for all the new construction from Kenmore to Fenway, etc.
Forum: Development Projects Yesterday, 08:36 AM
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Posted By odurandina
Re: Pierce Boston (née The Point )| Boylston St/Brookline Av | Fenway

Where's that 'great because it got old bldg?'

Ahh There it is. No, let's not destroy it. It's the perfect spot for old meets new w/ set back facadectomy/very tall part....

Put a 785' mixed use...
Forum: Development Projects 06-19-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 324
Views: 88,026
Posted By odurandina
Re: Pier 4 Condo Building (Former Anthony's site) | Seaport

Fuck that. Are you insane?

The FAR for this site proves gross negligence at every step of the process.

The Seaport is ruined and has become a tax haven for evil wealth hoarders.

It's the...
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 06-19-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 172,701
Posted By odurandina
Re: North-South Rail Link

^^or rather DD just needs to be put in charge of the project.
Forum: Development Projects 06-19-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3,475
Views: 953,115
Posted By odurandina
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

The ironwork that results in the top of this building being found is probably still weeks away.
Forum: Development Projects 06-19-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,305
Posted By odurandina
Re: North End Piazza on The Greenway | 198 Hanover Street | North End

Precisely. The very tiny building behind it should have been taken by Bostonplans' eminent domain authority with possibly it's minute facade preserved w/out whining, crying, bitching, lawsuits or...
Forum: Development Projects 06-19-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,305
Posted By odurandina
Re: North End Piazza on The Greenway | 198 Hanover Street | North End

Certainly agree with that. But 2 floors of retail, and another 2 or 3 floors of residential or a small boutique hotel would have worked fine here. The design's physical appearance is not only, weak....
Forum: Development Projects 06-19-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 131,588
Posted By odurandina
Re: 121 Seaport Boulevard | Parcel L2 | Seaport Square

Fair point. i don't know the details. i'd use the most extreme prejudice before ever opening a store or restaurant before the development area could support it's success.

As a developer i would...
Forum: Development Projects 06-19-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 357
Views: 86,680
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Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 09:48 PM
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Views: 86,680
Posted By odurandina
Re: Residences at 399 Congress St (formerly Madison Seaport Hotel)

sorry for the bump......

i didn't realize this was already rising.

is this taking advantage of up/down site prep?
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 06-18-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 172,701
Posted By odurandina
Re: North-South Rail Link

You guys have intelligent solutions that i'll ever begin to possess. Interesting you mention it... i had put down in the Globe the pain of not having the Blue Line from Lynn, under Back Bay to West...
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 06-18-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1,151
Views: 172,701
Posted By odurandina
Re: North-South Rail Link

omg. what a shame.

looks like a lot of pain ahead for Boston infrastructure, flood gate/s etc.....
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,103
Posted By odurandina
Re: Midtown Hotel redevelopment | 220 Huntington Avenue | Back Bay

i (too) assumed it was over the line, and didn't want check to confirm.

That line needs to be moved a couple hundred feet over.
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3,475
Views: 953,115
Posted By odurandina
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

So with the top core level now up; it's the base of the roof w/ steel going another ~15-18'.
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,103
Posted By odurandina
Re: Midtown Hotel redevelopment | 220 Huntington Avenue | Back Bay

Facadectomy the row of brownstones w/ thin set back/ step ups.

then 984' @ the spire's tip!
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 36,342
Posted By odurandina
Re: MXD | 145 Broadway/250 Binney | Kendall Square

i just wish the 381' (MIT Bldg 4), the 395' (residential here) & Volpe arrived before all the 160~250' boxes.

Buzzcutchusetts.
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,305
Posted By odurandina
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 08:42 AM
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Views: 15,061
Posted By odurandina
Re: Six West Broadway Hotel |South Boston

BostonDrew says "It seems like it's taking a very long time to clad this building..." about Roxbury parcels 9 &10/ Melnea Cass Blvd.

i was thinking this about Six West Broadway.

smaller...
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,103
Posted By odurandina
Re: Midtown Hotel redevelopment | 220 Huntington Avenue | Back Bay

Yes, PLUS the site is sufficiently long to hold a 300 + 600' easily.

Here's a spot where a *thin spire could ascend well above the occupied floors.


*neighbors already forming an army to...
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 36,342
Posted By odurandina
Re: MXD | 145 Broadway/250 Binney | Kendall Square

The building looks worse than the render.

Perhaps its slimmer/ taller companion will serve to buffer the full jenga/ sim-city factor.
Forum: Development Projects 06-18-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,103
Posted By odurandina
Re: Midtown Hotel redevelopment | 220 Huntington Avenue | Back Bay

Cool. Maybe Marty + Boston Plans have the site eyed for a very tall tower.
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