Jul 1, 2022

JMC & Co Embarks on 216 Central Ave, Chelsea

Thank you for participating in the last blog trivia question! The question asked what is the largest zoo in New England and the answer is Southwick's Zoo in Mendon, MA.

JMC & Co Embarks on 216 Central Ave, Chelsea

The redevelopment of Innes Apartments in Chelsea, MA will be accomplished through a joint venture among John M. Corcoran & Company, the Joseph J. Corcoran Company, and Marcus Partners. JJC was awarded the project four years ago and has worked through the local and state permitting processes and assembled the necessary public subsidy to move the project along. JMC & Co will lead the design, construction and financing of the project in addition to providing property management services upon completion. 

Map outlining Chelsea, MA
Map of Chelsea, MA

Innes Apartments is in a great location with superior access to public transportation straight into the heart of Boston. The site is located just one block away from the Silver Line giving residents access to South Station in 20 minutes and with the Chelsea Commuter Rail Station only 10 minutes away, North Station is a quick 10 minute ride into the city. Logan Airport is located just 1.5 miles away and 5 miles away from South Boston and the Financial District making an easy commute for all residents. 

Site Plan for Redevelopment of Innes Apartments, Chelsea, MA
Site Plan of 216 Central Ave, Chelsea, MA

Innes Apartments is located on 216 Central Ave in Chelsea, MA. This 2.9 acre site consists of 94 public housing apartments spread across 8 buildings. The project will commence with the demolition of all existing apartments for the ground-up construction of 330 brand-new apartment homes in two podium buildings. The unit mix will consist of public housing, workforce/market, and market apartments. The redevelopment will also include new amenity spaces, 7,000 sf of ground floor commercial space, and a standalone 255 car pre-cast garage.  


Demolition is slated to begin in the near future and JMC & Co's development team will be progressing the design of the site throughout the summer months. Watch out for future blogs for more updates to come on this substantial and exciting project!



Trivia: What famous movie was filmed in Chelsea, MA in 2015?




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