News

September 30, 2021

The Sudbury raises the bar in luxurious condo living

At the nexus of the Seaport, the North End and Beacon Hill, there is a part of the Waterfront – Downtown area some are now calling Bulfinch Crossing.

Boston Homes
September 30, 2021

Developer Details Plans for Government Center Garage Site

As part of the latest, revised plans for the ongoing redevelopment of the Government Center Garage, a single life sciences building is now planned for the east parcel of the project site, instead of three buildings as previously proposed, along with a new bus station, and a public plaza connecting to the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway.

Beacon Hill Times
September 30, 2021

The Sudbury raises the bar in luxurious condo living

At the nexus of the Seaport, the North End and Beacon Hill, there is a part of the Waterfront – Downtown area some are now calling Bulfinch Crossing.

Boston Homes
July 28, 2021

Suffolk Downs is opening up its former horse racing track for running and dog walking

HYM Investment Group, the real estate firm behind the 161-acre redevelopment of Suffolk Downs, announced Wednesday that it is opening up a mile-long loop each day for Boston-area residents to exercise, run, or walk their dogs.

BOSTON.COM
July 15, 2021

One Congress Government Center garage redevelopment in Boston takes shape

Boston dignitaries ascended to a banquet on the open-air 33rd floor of the city’s newest tower as the redevelopment of the Government Center garage continues — and the demise of the over-street portion of the old brutalist building nears.

BOSTON HERALD
July 8, 2021

Haymarket redevelopment switches to include life sciences focus

A 46-story condo tower has already opened, and a new headquarters tower for State Street will soon follow. Now, a dramatic remake of the Government Center Garage would build labs in an upcoming phase of the Bulfinch Crossing project.

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL
June 23, 2021

HYM to Open Suffolk Downs Racing Oval to Public

After running a successful drive-in movie program during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic last summer, owners of Suffolk Down, HYM Investment Group, have decided to open the historic racetrack oval to the public this summer.

EAST BOSTON TIMES
June 10, 2021

More lab space coming, this time at Suffolk Downs

The plans originally called for housing, but the developer wants to capitalize on the strong demand from life sciences companies.

BOSTON GLOBE
May 21, 2021

Take a tour of Boston’s newest luxury condo building

The Sudbury’s condominiums boast uninterrupted views of the North End and Beacon Hill.

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL
April 23, 2021

This $8 billion development was designed to survive rising seas

When developers at HYM Investment Group started planning a major urban redevelopment at the former Suffolk Downs racetrack near Boston Harbor, they knew they had to plan around water.

FAST COMPANY
March 23, 2021

Suffolk Downs redevelopment to bring thousands of housing units to area

Plans are underway to reinvigorate Suffolk Downs with a 16 million square-foot project that could bring upwards of 10,000 condominiums and apartments to the former thoroughbred horse racing facility, which closed on Oct. 4, 2014.

BOSTON AGENT MAGAZINE
March 21, 2021

Initial Site Work Begins at Suffolk Downs

Initial site work has begun on the Revere side of the massive Suffolk Downs development. Under development by the HYM Investment Group, Suffolk Downs won approval in Boston in September of 2020 and will feature 10.52 million SF, more than doubling the residential development pipeline in the city.

BLDUP
March 12, 2021

Opinion: Development will prosper thanks to talent, innovation

2020 has been largely defined by the impacts of the coronavirus, threatening one of the area’s economic cornerstones. However, recent activity suggests that the Greater Boston construction sector will continue to thrive, and even expand.

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL
March 10, 2021

Conservation Commission Approves Major Building at Suffolk Downs Site

Members of the Revere Conservation Commission voted unanimously to approve an eight- story, 340,000 square-foot building on the Suffolk Downs site being developed by HYM Investments.

REVERE JOURNAL
March 9, 2021

Boston Planners Approved Over 11,000 New Parking Spaces in 2020

According to year-end statistics compiled by the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA), Boston planners approved 55 development projects in 2020 that will build over 12,000 new homes, 6.5 million square feet of new commercial space, and enough parking to store up to 11,162 more cars – and almost all of that new parking would be built in transit-accessible neighborhoods within a quarter-mile of an MBTA station.

STREETSBLOGMASS
March 4, 2021

With A Focus On Inequality, Democrat Ben Downing Starts His Campaign For Governor

The race for governor of Massachusetts has begun — even though Election Day is still more than a year and a half away. The incumbent, Republican Charlie Baker, hasn’t said if he’ll seek a third term, but Democrat Ben Downing is already running.

WBUR
February 19, 2021

Baystate Business: Congressman Auchincloss

Tom O’Brien, HYM Investment, on how immigration reform is good for business.

BLOOMBERG
February 19, 2021

CEOs, college execs summit to call for immigration overhaul

From Harvard’s president to an executive in Boston’s booming biotech industry, dozens of New England business, higher education and political leaders on Friday urged Congress to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws, following the introduction of President Joe Biden’s wide-ranging immigration bill this week.

ASSOCIATED PRESS
February 18, 2021

BPDA approves $200K in community mitigation funds attached to HYM Project

Last week, the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) voted to distribute $200,000 in mitigation funds from the Suffolk Downs Redevelopment project to Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS). The funding fulfills a portion of its community benefits commitment from when the project was approved in September 2020.

EAST BOSTON TIMES
January 29, 2021

Baystate Business: Former Senator Scott Brown

Tom O’Brien, HYM Investments, on their projects in the Boston-area

BLOOMBERG
January 20, 2021

Planning Board Approves Suffolk Downs Project

The Revere Planning Board gave its unanimous approval to the McClellan Highway Development Company and the HYM Investment Group’s sub-division plan for Phase 1R of the Suffolk Downs redevelopment project at its Jan. 12 meeting.

REVERE JOURNAL
January 11, 2021

Developer sees glass half-full on commercial real estate

Tom O’Brien, the founding partner and managing director of the HYM Investment Group, has two big projects under development – a massive mixed-use complex at the site of Suffolk Downs in East Boston and a mixed-use project called Bulfinch Crossing at the former Government Center garage. Combined, the two projects call for 6.35 million square feet of office space.

COMMONWEALTH MAGAZINE
January 8, 2021

Thank You And Farewell

The time has come after twelve terrific years of community news to say goodbye to NorthEndWaterfront.com.

NORTH END WATERFRONT