Mildred C. Hailey Apartments

BHA Multi-Building Rehab


Size

26 buildings

Location

Jamaica Plain, MA

Project type

Residential

Client

Boston Housing Authority

Cost

$3.2 million

Completion Date

2016

Project Overview

DREAM Collaborative managed a team of architects and engineers to conduct a capital needs study including exterior/interior building investigations and analysis, followed by full design and construction administration services to bring effective, cost-efficient repairs to the Mildred C. Hailey Apartments, one of the BHA’s oldest public housing developments (formerly known as Bromley-Heath). The exterior facades of 26 low to mid-rise buildings, which contain 802 units, underwent extensive water intrusion investigations. Building envelope rehabilitation and repairs were also made to 12 masonry buildings.

Key Features

  • Capital needs study
  • Facade/ envelope rehab
  • Occupied renovation