Sunrise of Newton | Construction Activity and Updates

Sunrise Senior Living has been approved to build a new senior living community located at 431 Washington Street & 29 Hovey Street in Newton, MA. 

As we make plans to begin demolition of the existing buildings and start site work and construction of our new building, we will use this web page to outline upcoming construction milestones and our Neighborhood Liaison Committee meeting dates. 

Please check back here for regular updates to our construction activities and scheduled neighborhood meetings. 

Current Project Status: 

  • Entitlement Process Complete – June 26, 2018
  • Construction documents complete – August 17, 2018
  • Building permit third party review complete – August 31, 2018
  • Building permit submission to City of Newton – October 2018
  • Issuance of demo and building permit – December 24, 2018

Construction Schedule: 

  • Exterior of building: Completed December 2020
  • All interior work: Substantially complete January 2021; finishing punch lists and final touch-ups Spring 2021
  • Furniture and interior decorating deliveries: March 2021
  • Landscaping: August 2020 – Early December 2020; Lingering landscaping and additional plantings are weather dependent and expected to be complete Spring 2021
  • Certificate of Occupancy received Friday March 26, 2021
  • First residents to move in April/May 2021, pending City of Newton licensing

To learn more about Sunrise of Newton's construction progress, please contact

Contact information for our General Contractor:

John Sample

Kevin Coyle

*This webpage was last updated on February 26, 2021.