Development Opportunities Tour: Brockton 8/23/19

The Builders of Color Coalition and African-American Real Estate Professionals were treated to a real estate tour of the City of Brockton, hosted by MassDevelopment and the City of Brockton.  Over lunch, Rob May and Robert Jenkins gave us an understanding of the city’s development history, neighborhoods, and opportunities for investment.  May and Jenkins then led a walking tour of the City’s … More Development Opportunities Tour: Brockton 8/23/19

Developing a Greater Boston – May 28

The Builders of Color Coalition (BCC), African American Real Estate Professionals, and UFI Community Land Trust hosted a full house at the beautiful Fowler Clark Epstein Farm in Mattapan for a forum showcasing recent developments as case studies in utilizing the tools of real estate development to advance community interests. Presenters: Shaurya Batra, Real Estate … More Developing a Greater Boston – May 28

Minority Developer Financing Forum

The Builders of Color Coalition (BCC), African American Real Estate Professionals, Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston, MassHousing, and the Massachusetts Community & Banking Council co-hosted a groundbreaking forum, sponsored by The Grossman Companies, on commercial real estate development financing, to increase access to capital among minority developers by connecting them with a range of … More Minority Developer Financing Forum

Development Opportunities Tour: Chelsea

  MassDevelopment hosted the Builders of Color Coalition and African-American Real Estate Professionals for a tour of Chelsea on March 15th.  MassDevelopment and the City of Chelsea’s Planning and Development Department provided a detailed overview of Chelsea’s vibrant intra-Latino neighborhoods and discussed specific future development sites over breakfast at La CHULA. After breakfast, Karl Allen, Planning … More Development Opportunities Tour: Chelsea

Building an Inclusive Boston — Special Reception with Suffolk Construction

Building an Inclusive Boston On Thursday March 7th, the executive leadership of Suffolk Construction hosted the Builders of Color Coalition and African-American Real Estate Professionals for a special reception at their Roxbury Headquarters. Welcome addresses were given by Derrick Chery, Project Manager; Jim Grossman, National Chief Operating Officer; and Jackie Lewis, Vice President Talent Acquisition. The panel discussion featured some of the … More Building an Inclusive Boston — Special Reception with Suffolk Construction

Exclusive Encore Boston Harbor Tour

  In September 2018, Suffolk Construction hosted the Builders of Color Coalition (BCC) and African-American Real Estate Professionals New England (AAREP-NE) for a tour of the Encore Boston Harbor construction site.  The tour included the gaming floor, main lobby, Picasso ballroom, and service areas. Encore Boston Harbor is a luxury resort which will include a … More Exclusive Encore Boston Harbor Tour