Almost two years ago, we first told you about plans for the Olive Townhomes, four new green homes facing a private courtyard on the 800 block of Carpenter Street. For quite some time, nothing happened at this site, but two months ago we brought you the good news that construction was apparently getting started in the near future.

The site

We were in the area last week, and are pleased to pass along the news that the first two homes have been framed out. We’re guessing the developers are waiting to sell one or both before getting started on the second pair. Still, it’s great to see this project finally moving forward.

From last week