Central Square tower looms over changing neighborhood

By Tim Logan, Globe Staff | November 14, 2017 The look of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square hasn’t changed much for decades, with its mishmash of squat storefronts and low-rise brick buildings from an earlier time. That’s about to change. Construction is beginning on a 19-story apartment tower at the corner of Mass. Ave. and […]

Mass+Main Groundbreaking Ceremony

November 16, 2017 | Groundbreaking The Mass+Main project will have a Groundbreaking Ceremony celebrating the construction start of the mixed-income residential community at the intersection of Mass Ave and Main Street in Central Square. WHEN:   Thursday – November 16, 2017 – 3:30 – 4:15 PM WHERE: Lafayette Square / Jill Brown-Rhone Park – 411 Mass […]

12th Annual Sweet Soul Supper

June 15, 2017 | [t] TwiningProperties is a proud sponsor of the Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House 12th Annual fundraiser Sweet Soul Supper. 30 team members for the Mass+Main and 47 Bishop Allen Drive enjoyed the evening with our Port neighbors and the City, including: Twining, Cosentini, John Moriarty and Associates, Bruner Cott Archiects, CBT Architects, […]

Central Square: anything but square – WCVB-TV

May 23, 2017 | WCVB-TV Chronicle reporter Ted Reinstein talks with Michael Monestime, Executive Director, Central Square Business Association. Some say Cambridge’s Central Square is gritty. Others say it has character…

Community Art Center – 80 Years of Happiness

May 11, 2017 | A strong supporter of CAC, [t] TwiningProperties joined other sponsors at the 80th anniversary celebration. Bob Flack and Mark Barer enjoyed the packed event with great food, entertainment and many tributes to the CAC leadership and those supporting their mission.

Annual Central Square Clean-up

May 3, 2017 | The Twining team joined other Central Square Business Assoc members with the annual clean-up. Bob Flack and Alex Sunada specialized on sidewalk trash and cigarette butts before relaxing with the crew at Naco Taco’s.

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  |  cambridgepads.com 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  |  BLDGUP.com 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 » »