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The 13-story Alloy is the first condo building in Assembly Row. Some units are priced over $1 million.

By  | November 30, 2017


SOMERVILLE — Michelle Deady remembers when Assembly Square was an area of Somerville where she never felt safe walking alone at night. But two years ago, she moved there with her daughter, excited to be part of something new.

“It was so awesome,” said Deady, 43. “I’d get home on Friday and I wouldn’t have to move the rest of the weekend. I’d go downstairs to restaurants, to shops. Everything was right there.”

Assembly Square has been transformed in recent years by the development of Assembly Row, a mixed-use urban center that includes apartments, condos, outlet shops, restaurants, fitness studios, a movie theater, and a grocery store.


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