This new green affordable community is ideally situated near South Boston’s beautiful waterfront. The multi-phase community is comprised of homes in midrise and townhome style buildings, ranging in size from one to four bedrooms. Phase One (116 homes) was completed in December 2011, and Phases Two A and B (129 homes) was completed in Spring 2014. Prospective residents must meet certain income qualifications to be eligible. The Homes at Old Colony was carefully designed and built to attain a high level of energy and water efficiency. The midrise and townhome buildings of Phase One of The Homes at Old Colony achieved Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED for Homes rating system, the highest level of certification possible. The on-site Joseph M. Tierney Learning Center achieved Gold certification under the LEED for New Construction rating system. All Phase Two buildings are currently seeking certification under the LEED for Homes rating system and expect to achieve Platinum certification. Aside from being good for the environment, the green design also means lower energy costs for our residents. The Homes at Old Colony are outfitted with sleek Energy Star-rated appliances including a refrigerator, dishwasher, and washing machines. There is a convenient community laundry suite in the midrise building as well as washers and dryers in the townhomes. This non-smoking community also offers elevator access in the midrise building along with some excellent amenities such as an extensive Resident Services program and onsite Learning Center with a computer room and multiple other community programs. Best of all, residents enjoy free heat & hot water in their homes! With a caring professional onsite management team and 24-hour maintenance service, we aim to make your living experience a great one. Call today to find out why you should make The Homes at Old Colony your new home.
Beacon Communities is proud to announce that The Homes at Old Colony will become smoke-free effective September 1, 2015. Smoke-free means that smoking will not be permitted on the property, including apartment homes, common areas, parking lots, landscaped areas or at any Beacon corporate office. Click Here