Commercial & Industrial

Personnel File

BayCoast Bank, First Citizens’ Federal Credit Union and Shawmut Design and Construction are featured in this week’s roundup of organizations announcing changes to personnel.

Rents Begin To Move Again In Boston CBD

Rents Begin To Move Again In Boston CBD

Despite strong market fundamentals in 2016, the central business district recorded four consecutive quarters of relatively flat rent growth. But in Q1 of 2017, historically the coldest and quietest quarter for Boston, the market sprouted back to life.

More Than Just Bricks And Mortar

More Than Just Bricks And Mortar

Despite the recent rash of announced store closings, bricks and mortar retail is not going away. Consider these statistics: 85 percent of shoppers state that touching a product in a store is an important part of the decision to buy, and 71 percent of online sales involve the physical store at some point along the path to purchase .

Hot Property

Hot Property

The property offers direct frontage on Route 1, easy access both north and south and a wealth of area amenities including nearby Patriot Place. These first-class, all-block construction buildings provide a variety of space options that range from 5,000 square feet up to 100,000 square feet. The buildings have generous clear heights, excellent infrastructure including town sewer, and substantial tailboard and drive-in loading.

The Importance Of Recordkeeping

The Importance Of Recordkeeping

Many commercial leases provide for automatic extension of the term unless one party notifies the other in writing within a certain timeframe that it desires not to extend the lease term – but what constitutes “a certain timeframe” can be a matter of debate.

Community Good Works

Community Good Works

Leominster Credit Union, Peabody Properties and Reading Cooperative Bank are among those featured in this week’s roundup of organizations giving back to their communities.

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