Monday, August 19, 2019

In ‘disappointing’ decision, Weiner Ventures scraps air-rights tower at 1000 Boylston

Boston Business Journal
After years of planning and study, Boston-based real estate firm Weiner Ventures said it's cancelling plans to build an air-rights tower above the Massachusetts Turnpike.

Weiner Ventures originally planned to develop two towers at 1000 Boylston St. — a 33-story condominium tower and a 17-story apartment tower atop a 35,000-square-foot, six- to seven-story retail podium. At its highest point, the project was to rise 586 feet. The firm later scrapped plans to develop the apartment tower and reduced the overall project size by 36 percent.. . . more