Newton Upper Falls Edges Closer to Major Makeover

If all goes to plan, Northland Investment Corporation, a Newton-based developer will built the largest multi-use development that Newton has seen in a very long time. The latest plans are slated to come before the City Council's Land Use Committee Tuesday, which is the next step in the years-long process that still needs to go through a rezoning approval process, too. READ MORE »

By Jenna Fisher | Patch,  Sep 24, 2018

Northland to Present Transportation Plan for Newton Mixed-use Project

As property owner Northland Investment Corporation moves forward with its plans to redevelop the mill as part of a 23-acre mixed-use project, company officials have been working on a transportation plan to address the congestion problem.

By Julie M. Cohen | WickedLocal, September 24, 2018

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Northland Unveils Vision for Needham Street

Northland Investment Corporation has officially unveiled its plan to transform a significant portion of Needham Street in the N2 Innovation District into 28 acres of residential, retail and office space. The special permit application was filed with the city in August. If approved by the Newton City Council, it would create 1.2 million square feet of retail, residential and office space. READ MORE »

By Gail Spector I Newton Needham Regional Chamber, August 17, 2018

N2 Innovation District Seeking Donation for Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition

Not about Needham Street development exactly, but quote by Northland’s Vice President is mentioned as Northland was a significant donor to a sculpture project on Needham Street’s Upper Falls Greenway. Quote mentions beauty and value of the Needham Street/Newton neighborhood. READ MORE »

By Jennifer Fenn Lefferts | Boston Globe, May 9, 2018


Newton-Needham Road Project Finally Shifts into Drive

Covers Needham Street traffic and mentions Northland’s development project as it’s going to be in the hub of the traffic. Newton’s mayor Ruthanne Fuller, says the road project is essential to the corridor as the development project is under construction—important since the project is an on-site multi-modal mobility hub for pedestrian, bike, bus, shuttle and ride sharing services. READ MORE »

By John Hilliard | Boston Globe, January 20, 2018

Developer Seeks to Build 865 Housing Units in Upper Falls

Overview of project  — “A Northland executive told Banker & Tradesman that the company hopes to attract small and mid-sized office tenants with open format brick-and-beam workspaces. Retail and restaurant space would be built in a Main Street format in the center of the site, with residences on the upper floors.” READ MORE »

By Steve Adams | Banker & Tradesman, March 26, 2018

Newton Retail Strip Might Get a Major Makeover

Overview of the entire project — “Northland Investment Corp. is unveiling an ambitious plan on Wednesday to remake its properties along Newton’s Needham Street by razing and replacing many of its retail shops there — including the Marshalls plaza and the popular T.J. Maxx store across the street — and adding hundreds of new apartments.” READ MORE »

Jon Chesto | Boston Globe, November 01, 2016

A Look at Some Big Development Plans in Newton and Needham

Northland’s ‘long-term vision’ for Needham St. – And with additional bridge and ramp work scheduled for the Highland Avenue/Needham Street corridor, Northland thinks Needham Street is well-positioned for an even greater transformation. A quote from Peter Standish is included. READ MORE »

By Catherine Carlock I Boston Business Journals, September 2, 2016