Happy New Year, Happy Groundbreaking at 48 Boylston Street!

What is 48 Boylston Street? 48 Boylston Street is the former Boston Young Men’s Christian Union building. St. Francis House, in partnership with the Planning Office of Urban Affairs, purchased the building with the vision of creating 46 units of affordable housing, a social enterprise creating employment training and new jobs for homeless individuals, and […]

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St. Francis House and POUA to Develop Affordable Housing in Neighborhood

46 New Apartments at 48 Boylston Street Coming 2018 In 2018, 46 new apartments at 48 Boylston St. will be occupied by tenants who otherwise couldn’t afford the neighborhood, thanks to collaboration between St. Francis House and the Planning Office for the Urban Affairs of the Archdiocese of Boston (POUA). At an August press conference […]

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St. Francis House and the Planning Office for Urban Affairs Announce State Funding for 46 Units of Affordable Housing

Development will convert the historic Boston Young Men’s Christian Union into housing Boston, August 15, 2016 – St. Francis House (SFH) and the Planning Office for Urban Affairs of the Archdiocese of Boston (POUA) are excited to announce the award of funding from the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) to create 46 […]

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St. Francis House Announces Plans for 46 Units of Affordable Housing in Boston with purchase of Historic Boston Young Men’s Christian Union

St. Francis House is excited to announce our purchase of the former Boston Young Men’s Christian Union (BYMCU) building at 48 Boylston Street in Boston. On April 8th, 2016 St. Francis House (SFH) purchased, in partnership with the Planning Office of Urban Affairs (POUA), the historic building located across the street on the edge of Chinatown and the Boston Common. A designated Boston Landmark listed on the National […]

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