Upper Washington, a Viet-Aid property in Dorchester, will have 35 newly built, affordable residential units and 3,200 square feet of commercial/retail space in the Four Corners section of Dorchester. Right now, the many applicants are being screened. This building joins others in the agency’s portfolio, including Bloomfield Gardens, 19-21 Faulkner Street, 1392 Dorchester House, and 1460 House.
Imperial Knife, 60 King St., Providence, RI. The Woonasquatucket River had attracted industry to its shores in the Olneyville section of Providence, RI since before the Revolutionary War. After WWII, however, industry pretty much left and the mills emptied. Trinity Financial won city approval to refurbish and rebuild Imperial Knife, secured financing and closed on March 24. The 60 units will include 54 affordable and 6 market.