Location: 501 Boylston Street in Boston

Developer: Beacon Capital Partners

Architects: Elkus/Manfredi Architects

Size: 10 stories totaling 610,000 square feet

Cost: $185M

Buzz: Formerly the New England Life building, the mixed-use redevelopment will turn the first two stories into 112,000 square feet of retail space. The original metalwork and gold leaf ceiling also will be restored.