Bentley apartments

Great Barrington, MA

Bentley Apartments

A new 45-unit affordable housing complex located on Bentley Road in downtown, Great Barrington.

The Bentley Apartments are conveniently located in downtown and a short walk to shopping, services, entertainment, restaurants, and transportation. 

Bentley Apartments is a part of the CDCSB’s 100 Bridge Street redevelopment of an 8-acre brownfield. View the EPA Fact Sheet for this property.

Included in the project is a 2-acre public Riverfront Park on the Housatonic.

Family & Individual Apartments

Parking and hot water are included in the rent. Tenant pays for electric, heat and air conditioning. Some units fully accessible for those with physical disabilities. Housing vouchers welcome. Pets allowed per Berkshire Housing’s Pet Policy.

One Bedroom: $709, and Two Bedroom: $844

For a leasing application, visit:

https://berkshirehousing.com/housing-for-families-individuals

CDC Role

Owner and Developer

Unit Profile

Rental housing and to-be-determined commercial development
45 affordable rental residential units
Outdoor public space and river access
Multiple new buildings of two to four stories each
Eight acres of land, adjacent to the Housatonic River

Development Cost

$17.5 million

Financing

Site contamination assessment: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Massachusetts Department of Energy Protection
First Stage Redevelopment, Demolition: U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation; Berkshire Regional Planning Commission/Berkshire Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund
Remediation: MassDevelopment
Development: Town of Great BarringtonMassachusetts Department of Housing and Economic Development/MassWorks Infrastructure ProgramMassachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development: Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Housing Stabilization Fund, Facilities Consolidation Fund; Community Based Housing

Architect

Dietz & Company Architects, Bentley Apartments

Contractor

Saloomey Construction Inc.

Status

Demolition complete, permitting complete, affordable housing funding awarded, remediation and construction in progress

100 Bridge Street

Great Barrington, MA

Bentley Apartments

A new 45-unit affordable housing complex located on Bentley Road in downtown, Great Barrington.

The Bentley Apartments are conveniently located in downtown and a short walk to shopping, services, entertainment, restaurants, and transportation.

Bentley Apartments is a part of the CDCSB’s 100 Bridge Street redevelopment of an 8-acre brownfield. View the EPA Fact Sheet for this property.

Included in the project is a 2-acre public Riverfront Park on the Housatonic.

Family & Individual Apartments

Parking and hot water are included in the rent. Tenant pays for electric, heat and air conditioning. Some units fully accessible for those with physical disabilities. Housing vouchers welcome. Pets allowed per Berkshire Housing’s Pet Policy.

One Bedroom: $709, and Two Bedroom: $844

For a leasing application, visit:

https://berkshirehousing.com/housing-for-families-individuals

CDC Role

Owner and Developer

Unit Profile

Rental housing and to-be-determined commercial development
45 affordable rental residential units
Outdoor public space and river access
Multiple new buildings of two to four stories each
Eight acres of land, adjacent to the Housatonic River

Development Cost

$17.5 million

Financing

Site contamination assessment: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Massachusetts Department of Energy Protection
First Stage Redevelopment, Demolition: U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation; Berkshire Regional Planning Commission/Berkshire Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund
Remediation: MassDevelopment
Development: Town of Great BarringtonMassachusetts Department of Housing and Economic Development/MassWorks Infrastructure ProgramMassachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development: Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Housing Stabilization Fund, Facilities Consolidation Fund; Community Based Housing

Architect

Dietz & Company Architects, Bentley Apartments

Contractor

Saloomey Construction Inc.

Status

Demolition complete, permitting complete, affordable housing funding awarded, remediation and construction in progress