Architectural Design in Somerville, MA

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About Somerville, MA

Somerville is a city in Massachusetts’ Middlesex County, just two miles north of Boston. Somerville is the most densely populated community in New England, one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the country, and has a diversified population of immigrants from all over the world. The city, which is rich in both history and culture, is home to a plethora of interesting sights, companies, and restaurants catering to all tastes.

Due to its growing population and increasing industrialization, Somerville was officially incorporated as a city in 1872. Somerville had become a tightly crowded urban neighborhood by the early 1900s, with immigrants from all across Europe.

Somerville is now a varied mix of blue-collar families, young professionals, college students, and recent immigrants. In Somerville schools, more than 50 languages are spoken. Somerville, which has a large immigrant community, celebrates its diversity through a variety of celebrations honoring cultural traditions and holidays.

Quick Facts About Somerville, Massachusetts

  • Somerville has a population of 81,369 (as of the 2022 census).
  • Median Home Value – $664,700
  • Median Rent – $1,874
  • Median Household Income – $97,328
  • Somerville’s public schools are above average.
  • Top Public Schools
    • Cambridge Rindge & Latin School
    • Benjamin G. Brown School
    • John F. Kennedy Elementary School

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What is Somerville Known For?

  1. Being a hip suburb of Cambridge, MA, the city was voted one of the coolest suburbs in America in 2019 by Apartment Therapy.
  2. Their hills.
  3. A large number of city squares help distinguish neighborhood boundaries and also feature businesses and entertainment centers.
  4. People from Somerville are called villains.
  5. Somerville is the most densely populated city in Massachusetts.
  6. Somerville is home to Tufts University, NEDC CEO David Supple’s alma mater.


“NEDC did a gut renovation of our house. The process with them was amazing from start to finish. From our first meeting with the president, Dave Supple, who inspected all corners of house and talked about our goals, to the wrap-up of the punch list with the project manager and lead designer, everything went exceedingly well.”
– Jared


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Why Choose New England Design & Construction for Your Remodel in Somerville, MA


For years, New England Design & Construction’s architects have been creating award-winning environments in Somerville. Our design-build method is centered on beautiful and functional architectural design, allowing you to visualize and influence your project as it progresses.

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Our concept-to-completion makeover brings together architecture and design specialists, as well as a dedicated staff of construction professionals, to work as a single collaborative team.


When it comes to architectural design and remodeling, we at NEDC adopt a holistic approach. Our designers approach your project in a way that allows you to fully achieve your idea. We’ll handle every aspect before, during, and after construction to ensure that your project is completed exactly how you want it – on schedule and on budget.

During your Somerville architectural design project or remodel, we’ll:

  • Create a canvas on which we may implement your concept by documenting the existing architecture of your location.
  • Develop house blueprints, architectural plans, and design drawings in close collaboration with you.
  • Sketch out the features and create a photorealistic rendering so you can get a feel for your new home before it’s built.
  • Together, we’ll come up with a design that is both functional and stunningly beautiful.

Your new area should be artfully designed and created to produce a beautiful, functional space that complements your lifestyle. Through attentive design and construction, we seek to make your life easier.

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Our Architectural Design Process in Action


Somerville, MA Two-Story Addition and Remodel

For this Somerville family we completed a two-story addition to increase square footage and create more usable space in the home. The home remodel and addition included:

  • Four bedrooms
  • Two bathrooms
  • Master suite
  • Pull-out under-stair storage with a wrap-around bench in the entryway

See the entire Somerville Two-Story Addition



Somerville, MA Kitchen Remodel

For this Somerville kitchen remodel, we aimed to:

  • Increase the functionality of the kitchen
  • Change the aesthetic entirely
  • Create a space that’d be the heart of the home

See the entire Somerville Kitchen Remodel