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Hot Property: Elm St.

A 100 percent leased retail and office building in the heart of Somerville’s Davis Square has been sold for $39 million to Asana Partners of Charlotte, North Carolina.

TRID 2.0 Readiness

Back in the summer of 2017, federal regulators finalized a significant set of updates to the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rules.

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Cambridge Project is Case Study in Delay Tactics

Last week’s groundbreaking at St. James Place, three blocks from the MBTA’s Porter subway and commuter rail station in Cambridge, is a “feel good” real estate story: a car wash and parking lot replaced by an attractive mixed-use development that relates well to the beautiful and historic St. James Episcopal Church.

Affordable Housing Next Frontier in Health Care

Affordable housing is the next big frontier in health care, and community development practitioners are catalyzing the growing discussion on social determinants of health, defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as “conditions in the places where people live, learn, work and play that affect a wide range of health risks and outcomes.”

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Marijuana Business Leases in Montague

Marijuana cultivator and retailer 253 Organic LLC has leased 33,000 square feet in Montague. The facility will be renovated for $6 million to cultivate, manufacture and sell recreational marijuana.

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Community Good Works

This week’s Community Good Works highlights credit unions and banks who have donated to many causes, especially to those who were affected by the Merrimack Valley gas explosions.