Commercial & Industrial
Talk at women’s networking events frequently turns to advances and setbacks by females in the commercial real estate industry and how to close significant but shrinking gaps in pay compared to their male colleagues.
After years of barely hanging on, some of New England’s oldest and largest racetracks are hurtling towards a date with development destiny.
Nonprofit MassRobotics has opened a 15,000-square-foot office and R&D space in Boston’s Seaport District to support industry startups developing everything from drones to autonomous vehicles.
The $285 million second phase of development at Somerville’s 3.4-million-square-foot Assembly Row development will include 20 restaurants and retailers opening by year’s end, developer Federal Realty Investment Trust said.
U.S. homebuilding fell in January as the construction of multifamily housing projects dropped, but upward revisions to the prior month’s data and a jump in permits to a one-year high suggested the housing recovery remained on track.
Citizens Bank recently made a $65 million loan to NED Altoona LLC/New England Development to build a 300,000-square-foot retail outlet center near Des Moines, Iowa.
Kōhi Coffee Company, Flatbread Company and a Rail Stop Restaurant and Bar are the first retail tenants to sign onto the 1.8 million-square-foot Boston Landing mixed-use development in Brighton.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF) recently announced that it closed the $18 million sale of and arranged $12.5 million in financing for Tower at Northwoods.
Two Boston parking garages are poised for change of ownership, including one that could spur a large development on the edge of Chinatown.
Tatte Bakery & Cafe has leased 2,900 square feet of ground-floor retail space at 1350 Boylston, a 212-unit luxury apartment tower under construction by Skanska USA Commercial Development.
Responding to strong demand for office space in Boston’s Fort Point, a developer has begun construction of a glass-wrapped two-story addition atop 22 Boston Wharf Road.
On the brink of potential elimination a year ago, the Green Line Extension has steadily progressed to the point where design-build bids should go out by this spring and a finance plan should be submitted to federal overseers by March, according to the state’s timeline.
Canadian pension fund manager Oxford Properties Group has picked up its eighth office building in Greater Boston in a $202.5-million joint venture with Israeli real estate company AlonyHetz Properties and Investments Ltd.
AEW Capital Management has acquired the grocery-anchored Lincoln Plaza on Route 3A in Hingham for $41.3 million.
Lisciotti Development has obtained $33.5 million in financing for Orchard Hill Park, a 190,000-square-foot power center in Leominster.
Citizens Bank wants to play matchmaker for its commercial banking clients with a new fintech platform aimed at connecting business owners with potential partnerships.
A Hopkinton developer and installer of solar energy systems recently announced it achieved a record-breaking year in 2016, with 115 sites and more than 26 megawatts (MW) in total solar output.
Blue Hills Bank, Cushman & Wakefield and Fidelity Bank are among those institutions announcing changes to personnel in this week’s roundup.
Several new developments providing supportive housing to homeless veterans in Massachusetts have recently opened their doors.
Racial diversity remains elusive in local commercial real estate circles, despite Boston’s 21st-century DNA as a majority-minority city.
- Leather District Parking Garage Sale Could Spur Redevelopment
- Assembly Row Announces Next Wave Of Restaurants, Outlets
- Boston Landing Announces First Three Retail Tenants
- Canadian, Israeli Investors Acquire HubSpot Offices For $202.5M
- Grocery-Anchored Shopping Center Sold To AEW Capital