Community Real Estate

Zoning Relief for 3-5 Quincy Court Addition Opposed by Residents Association

A proposal to renovate and add additional living space to 3-5 Quincy Court has been one of the most contentious requests for zoning relief in the neighborhood. It didn’t get any better at the recent North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting. The Boston Zoning Board of Appeal (ZBA) voted to deny a previous plan for a fourth story addition in Read More…

Real Estate

3-5 Quincy Court Addition Receives Neighborhood Council Support [Video]

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) voted 6-0 in support of zoning variances necessary to build an addition and renovate 3-5 Quincy Court, off North Square. Petitioner Richard Traviglione Jr., owner of the abutting Ricardo’s Restaurant, has purchased the building and will extend the living space into the basement and add a partial rooftop Read More…

Real Estate

Rare Vote to Deny Height Addition by Zoning Board at 3-5 Quincy Court

The Boston Zoning Board of Appeal (ZBA) voted to deny a fourth story addition earlier this month at 3-5 Quincy Court in the North End. The denial action is very rare for a board that has a record of handing out zoning variances in the vast majority of cases before it. The ZBA vote was tied with Chair Christine Araujo voting Read More…