Urban Edge Receives $27,000 Brownfields Redevelopment Grant from MassDevelopment for Holtzer Park Development



Building with 65 affordable apartments approved in Jackson Square

Universal Hub By adamg on Tue, 01/14/2020 – 10:46am The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved a proposal by Urban Edge Housing Corp. for a six-story apartment building in which all the units would be rented as affordable, at 1599 Columbus Ave., just south of Centre Street. The building, which would have 21 parking spaces, would replace two commercial […]


Boston’s Public Housing Goes Private: Why The City Is Teaming Up With Developers

October 08, 2019 by Miranda Suarez Emilia Perez moved to the Orient Heights public housing development in East Boston in the ’90s, and she looked forward to a possible revamp of the property. “I was happy every time people would say, ‘Oh, they be doing the new buildings,’” she says. That redevelopment — the demolition and […]


Walker Park Apartments Ribbon-cutting

Urban Edge is proud to announce that we had a successful ribbon-cutting ceremony for our Walker Park Apartments on Monday, September 16. Walker Park Apartments are located in the Egleston Square neighborhood of Roxbury. Residents will have access to nearby parks, shopping, public transportation and the Egleston Square Library. The development is named for longtime […]