Kindergarten Architects – Start them young!

June 15, 2018 – At DREAM, we are committed to making architecture more accessible and more inclusive. That involves bringing the field to the attention of children and helping them realize their own potential to shape their future and their communities. Earlier this year,…

“Equitable Boston” Panel

“Boston is in a uniquely powerful position to make our city more affordable, equitable, connected, and resilient.” – Imagine Boston 2030, May 2017 April 9, 2018 – Equitable Boston: Design, Development and Access to Opportunity Using the Imagine Boston 2030 goals as a framework,…

Brittany Ran the Marathon!

DREAM job captain Brittany Morgan ran the 2018 Boston Marathon and she’s raised money for a great charity, Girls on the Run (GOTR). Learn more about our team members here. “During middle and high school I wasn’t always confident in myself and would constantly…

Affordable Housing in Jamaica Plain

Jamaica Plain – DREAM Collaborative was commission by JPNDC to design 8 units of affordable homeownership housing spanning several parcels purchased from MassDOT. The design features an efficient, contemporary layout with select traditional exterior details that complement the existing neighborhood context. The design team…

Jamaica Plain Mixed-Income Housing Redevelopment

Jamaica Plain, MA – Centre Street Partners – comprised of The Community Builders, Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation, and Urban Edge – was selected for Phase I of the redevelopment of the Boston Housing Authority’s Mildred C. Hailey Apartments. The development concept replaces the…

Multigenerational Housing Development

Roxbury, Massachusetts – Update 6/26/2018:  Design approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals. The City of Boston solicited proposals for a pilot Housing Innovation Competition. The goal was to identify ways to address rising housing prices and create more middle-income and affordable senior housing…

Freedom House Ribbon-cutting

 Reposted from The Bay State Banner Renovations completed on Freedom House Electeds, neighbors turn out to celebrate venerable agency’s new digs Yawu Miller | 9/20/2017 In 2013, the building occupied by the Grove Hall social service agency Freedom House was fast becoming uninhabitable. Energy costs…

Neighborhood Health Clinic

Roxbury, Massachusetts –  DREAM Collaborative provided complete design and construction administration services for the fit-out of Whittier Street Health Center @ Quincy Commons, a 2,700 sf DPH-certified retail health facility on the first floor of an existing building located at 276 Blue Hill Avenue….

Why We Love Roxbury

For DREAM Collaborative principal Gregory Minott, the connection to Roxbury is personal. “As a transplant from another state (and from another country before that), Roxbury felt like the closest thing to my Jamaican roots, with neighborhood amenities such Tropical Foods, cultural events at Hibernian…

Press: Boston Business Journal

January 20, 2017 – DREAM’s managing principal, Gregory Minott, was the subject of the Boston Business Journal’s Executive Profile in last weeks paper. Greg was specifically recognized for his leadership, humility, and world view on redevelopment in the City of Boston. Age: 40 Education:…