Duffy, IIDA LEED AP BD&C, has relocated and continues to expand his
practice forging strong developer/architect relationships on several of
Boston’s most significant mixed-used developments.
October 28, 2013, Boston, MA – Duffy
Design Group, an award winning residential and commercial design firm, has been
commissioned with the design of numerous developer-owned properties and
commercial real estate projects in Boston’s most sought after
neighborhoods. Under the direction of
Duffy, IIDA LEED AP BD&C, the firm is currently working on residential and
commercial high-rise projects designing common areas, amenity spaces, units,
and model suites. Additionally, the firm
offers expertise in restaurants, retail shops and boutique hotels. Duffy is a
skilled collaborator in working with developers and architects and his current
workload includes associations with Elkus Manfred Architects, ICON
Architecture, Cube 3 Studio, Sheskey Architects, Neshamkin French Architects,
Inc. and ADD Inc. Duffy’s increased
commercial development work is reflected in its recent expansion and move to 11
Elkins Street in South Boston followed by a newly launched website. Duffy currently serves as the Director of
Education for the New England Chapter of the International Interior Design
Situated in the center of Boston’s
historic Bulfinch Triangle, design development is underway for One Canal Street
at North Station rising twelve stories high and accommodating 320 luxury
residential apartments with approximately 20,000 square feet of restaurant and
retail space on the ground floor.
Architectural design is by ICON Architecture and Duffy Duffy Design
Group is responsible for the interior design of all common and amenity spaces,
units, and model suites.
Acadia on the Charles, located at 36 River
Street in Waltham and bordering Watertown and Newton, is a 200-unit luxury
class ‘A’ apartment community. Designed
by Cube 3 Studio and built by Callahan Construction, it will offer a luxury
amenity package and Duffy Design Group is designing the common areas, amenity
spaces and the model unit.
One North of Boston, Chelsea will consist
of a 230-unit apartment complex designed as a single, S-shaped building. Duffy is collaborating with Sheskey
Architects, and Gate Residential. This five-story complex, built by Callahan
Construction, offers extensive indoor and outdoor amenities including Boston’s
first indoor/outdoor dog run and care area.
Over the next few months Duffy Design Group will begin the design
process for phase 2 of the development.
Gatehouse 75 in Charlestown was recently
completed in late summer 2013. Metric Construction, Neshamkin French
Architects, Inc. and Duffy Design Group worked together on the 99-unit complex
with Duffy designing all of the common areas and amenity spaces as well as the
In a similar capacity Duffy is working
with Elkus Manfredi at Northwest Park in Burlington; Dolben Properties at 100
Memorial Drive in Cambridge &
Neponset Landing in Quincy; Berkshire Properties at Union Place Apartments in
Franklin & High Point Apartments in Quincy, and ICON Architecture and NEI
General Contracting at Mezzo Design Lofts in Charlestown.
“It’s an exciting time to be working in
Boston,” notes Duffy, “the cache of projects underway is a positive indication
of the City’s commitment to creating spaces that will greatly support Boston’s
rich quality of life.”
Debra LaPorte Communications