Mass+Main development can go forward; settlement with Elks Lodge ends challenge

April 24, 2017 | Cambridge Day Marc Levy A settlement between the Massasoit Elks Lodge and developer Twining Properties will allow its Mass+Main project – and its 283 units of housing – to go forward in Central Square, a Twining executive said Monday. “We are pleased to say we have reached an agreement,” said Bob […]

Two New Cambridge Apartment Buildings Receive Green Light

February 14, 2017  | If you’re looking for want to rent in Cambridge, things are looking up. A pair of proposed apartment buildings named Mass + Main received unanimous approval from the Cambridge Planning Board in January to begin development in the Central Square area of town … read more – online article » […]

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions | February 2017 Update

1. Q. Who is the team behind the development? 1. A. [ t ] TwiningProperties is the developer, well-known in the Cambridge and Boston area for their mixed-use, urban, transit-oriented developments with a strong emphasis on housing and local retail uses. Working closely with the East Cambridge community, Twining developed two apartment buildings, Watermark Kendall East & West, […]

Project Approved

January 28, 2017  | Approved approximately 280,000 square foot mixed-use transit-oriented development at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Main Street in the heart of Cambridge’s Central Square. Mass + Main will construct approximately 306 residential apartments and over 17,000 square feet of retail … read more – online article » »

Central Square’s Mass+Main clears last hurdle

January 26, 2017 | Curbed Boston Tom Acitelli Cambridge’s Planning Board has unanimously signed off on a 285-unit apartment development in the city’s Central Square area called Mass+Main. It is one of the biggest new developments in Cambridge … read more – online article » »

Central Square development lands board thumbs up

January 26, 2017 | Boston Herald Donna Goodison Twining Properties won Cambridge Planning Board approval Tuesday for its Mass+Main development that will site 285 mixed-income apartments at Massachusetts Avenue and Main Street in Central Square. Designed by Boston’s CBT Architects, the $170 million project will include a 19-story building fronting Massachusetts Avenue … read more […]

Big Central Square housing development to launch this summer

January 25, 2017  |  The Boston Globe Tim Logan, Globe Staff Construction will start this summer on a long-planned apartment development in Central Square, after it won final approval from the Cambridge Planning Board Tuesday. Developer Twining Properties expects to launch work soon on Mass + Main … read more – online article » »

Mass+Main Open Houses | July 13 & July 26

Dear Neighbor: As you know, we completed our zoning for the Mass+Main Mixed-income Residential project in 2015. Since then, the Mass+Main Team has been meeting with various community groups and studying the retail opportunities that best activate the area and integrate the buildings into the community. We are working diligently to design the buildings and […]

Cambridge’s Mass+Main Complex in Central Square Adds Apartments

June 22, 2016 | Curbed Boston Tom Acitelli, Editor The Mass+Main complex is one of Cambridge’s more consequential developments planned or underway, and it just got bigger. Developer Twining Properties has increased the number of apartments planned for the Central Square development from 232 to 260, an increase of 12 percent. What’s more, the number […]