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NYC Parklets

Parklets are having their moment in the U.S., thanks to COVID. At a time when many patrons have been hesitant to dine indoors, restaurants have reveled in the additional outdoor space.

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Join USQ!

Immediately adjacent to the new MBTA Green Line station, phase 1 of the Union Square redevelopment in Somerville is well underway. Two new buildings will deliver in 2023, which will house 194,000 SF of lab and innovation space, 450 apartment homes and 22,000 SF of active ground floor retail space.

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Update #19: Urgency Examined

My major takeaway of 2021 is that the sense of urgency — the faster is better approach — that is embedded in much of our work is a major problem; and often a massive miss. It spurs project outcomes that are less thoughtful, calculated, and creative. Further, urgency in professional settings, especially at real estate firms, may result in processes that leave critical stakeholders behind, fuel flawed internal decision making, and perpetuate certain aspects of institutional racism in the staffing, permitting, underwriting, design, and marketing of projects.

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