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Union 346 Set to Deliver Phase II in September

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Phase II of Union 346 is set to deliver 59 more apartments in Somerville this September! Phase II is located on Hawkins Street which is adjacent to Phase I on Somerville Avenue. The building will include studios, one-bedrooms, two-bedrooms, and income-restricted three-bedroom apartments.  Left to Right: View of Phase I and Phase II both overlooking the Martha Perry Lowe Park. Kitchens feature sleek white cabinets, quartz countertops, backsplash, electric ranges, and stainless appliances.  All apartments feature private laundry, 9 foot ceilings, luxury vinyl flooring, and oversized windows that let in ample natural light. Select apartments have spacious balconies and amazing views of the city skyline. New amenity spaces include a work from home lounge and a roof deck in addition to the amenities in the first phase with a fitness center, pet wash, work from home space, bike storage, community space, roof deck, and the on-site outdoor park. Sneak peek of the work from home lounge that ov

JMC Attends NAA's 2024 Apartmentalize in Philadelphia

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11 members of JMC attended National Apartments Association Apartmentalize conference in Philadelphia this year! It was a busy week filled with a variety of educational sessions, exhibitors, and networking opportunities specific to the multifamily industry.  The 2024 Crew Included Members from  Faxon Commons , DUO , The Atherton , One Wall Street , Parkside Commons , The Mastlight , and the Braintree Office Apartments.com Hosted an Amazing Concert with Carrie Underwood! Pit Stop at The Liberty Bell! Morgan's Pier under the Benjamin Franklin Bridge One of Our Team Members Was Lucky Enough to Win This Dog Park Obstacle at the Expo! The education sessions covered a variety of topics from marketing, technology, AI, leadership, and leasing. Attendees also got the chance to hear from inspirational speakers including Leslie Odom Jr. from Hamilton , Marine Kyle Carpenter, and actor Mark Wahlberg! Another Iconic Stop at the Rocky Statue Before Running Up the "Rocky Steps" NAA host

JMC & Co Annual Summer Company Outing

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JMC held the annual summer company outing this week at Kimball Farm in Westford, MA! About 275 of our employees were able to enjoy a beautiful sunny day filled with activities, delicious food, and prizes.  The Mastlight Crew Made Their Very Own Branded Shirts! Several of our employees started the morning with a round of golf that also included the Longest Drive Contest.  Winner of The Longest Drive: Jayson Corcoran Connections hosted a North Shore and South Shore Cornhole Tournament over the winter and the finalists played to win the championship at the outing!  Winners of Cornhole: Joe & Sam Six teams later participated in the popular "Ninja Challenge", aiming to finish the course and beat the buzzer in record time.  Ninja Challenge Winners: Chris, Carlos, Jack, & Jessie Kimball Farm served a great cookout lunch followed by many scoops of the famous homemade ice cream. The remainder of the afternoon consisted of the longest drive competition, the skee-ball contest,

JMC Attends 2024 MAA Expo

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  JMC had over 25 employees attend the 2024 MAA Expo at the Hynes Convention Center. We had staff ranging from maintenance to leasing consultants, property managers, regional managers, and directors from the corporate office.  JMC Employees from Shrewsbury Commons , Weymouth Commons , and The Ledges The morning kicked off with three breakout sessions covering topics in DEI, mindfulness, and maintenance. Everyone then gathered together to listen to the keynote speaker after the morning sessions. The 2024 keynote speaker was Alex Toussaint. Although he is most well known as a Senior Instructor at Peloton, he is also a Puma Athlete, the Founder of the Do Better Foundation, and a best-selling author. Toussaint has an incredible life story that he shared with the audience and he provided meaningful advice, inspiration, and motivation to all attendees. Steve Sorkin, CEO of 24Restore, with Alex Toussaint, Peloton Senior Instructor The Mastlight Team Attendees were then invited to explore the

Maintenance Installs Flowers for 2024 Season

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It is finally starting to look and feel like spring around our JMC properties! All of our properties have received their plant deliveries and the maintenance and grounds crews have been working hard to install the plants just in time for the sunshine. We can't wait to watch them grow over the next few months! Redbrook Apartments Station Square The Atherton MetroMark Faxon Commons We look forward to seeing the flowers looking like this soon! Click to watch a video compilation of social posts including our wonderful maintenance staff members! TRIVIA : The Middlemist Red is considered the rarest flower in the world. It is known to exist in only 2 locations. What are the 2 locations? 4/4 Trivia Answer: American Robin

Spring Managers Meeting Recap

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 Spring Meeting for Office & Maintenance Managers at Florian Hall The Spring Managers Meeting took place at Florian Hall this week to discuss updates in maintenance, compliance, human resources, and marketing departments in addition to the DEI committee and announcements from the President and Vice Presidents of JMC . The day began with a welcome kickoff from President Bob Ruzzo and his new tradition of introducing new managers attending their first meeting.  Despite the April showers on Wednesday, the Director of Maintenance Operations went over grounds procedures and our Arborist and Ground Superintendent went over flower plans to get our properties to look their best when the sun comes out to shine this summer.  Marc Colburn,  Arborist and Ground Superintendent The compliance department covered vacancy claims and reasonable accommodation while the VPs covered the 10 C's policy and updates on P2P. Jeanmarie O'Brien, Director of Affordable Housing Brian Gallagher, Vice Pre