Developing a Greater Boston – May 28

The Builders of Color Coalition (BCC), African American Real Estate Professionals, and UFI Community Land Trust will co-host a groundbreaking forum showcasing recent developments as case studies in utilizing the tools of real estate development to advance community interests. Whereas real estate and community development are often perceived as being in conflict, this forum will … 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

UPCOMING: Building Out of the Box – July 17, 2018

The Builders of Color Coalition, African-American Real Estate Professionals and The Grossman Companies, Inc. invite you to get a behind-the-scenes tour of Boston’s most visible new modular apartment building, Trac75, which opened a year ago in the dynamic Allston neighborhood.  [ REGISTER NOW ] The project developer, The Grossman Companies, is an old company with a young team, and they will share the … More UPCOMING: Building Out of the Box – July 17, 2018