Connecticut

JHM Financial Group and local officials break ground on $20m The Royle at Darien

Darien, CT U.S. senator Richard Blumenthal joined the Housing Authority of the town, JHM Financial Group and other local officials to celebrate the groundbreaking for the $20 million senior housing development known as The Royle at Darien.

Urby and Brookfield Property Group begin leasing 648-unit Urby

Stamford, CT Development partners Urby and Brookfield Property Group have launched leasing for the first phase of apartments at Stamford Urby. Urby, a 648-unit property, is located on the corner of Greyrock Place and Tresser Blvd., within walking distance

Richetelli and Bellard of Colonial Properties broker two sales totaling $5.75 million

Orange, CT According to Michael Richetelli, president and designated broker of Colonial Properties, Inc., the company has completed two investment sales totaling $5.75 million.

Starno of Pearce Real Estate receives New Haven Middlesex Realtors Community Service Award

Wallingford, CT According to Pearce Real Estate, Judi Starno has received the 2019 New Haven Middlesex Realtors (NHMR) Community Service Award. Starno’s numerous charitable works include serving as treasurer, scholarship donations

Cuttle joins Vesta Corp. as vice president

Weatogue, CT Vesta Corp., a real estate firm specializing in the redevelopment and management of multi-family affordable housing communities, has hired Robert Cuttle as vice president. In his new role, Cuttle will be responsible for

Lee & Associates NYC’s Someck, Myers and Tapper close $11.3 million sale of a 28,925 s/f medical office property

Manchester, CT Dennis Someck and Justin Myers, both executive managing director/principals, and Ben Tapper, senior managing director, of Lee & Associates NYC, have arranged the sale of the 28,925 s/f medical office property

QA+M Architecture hires five staff members

Farmington, CT QA+M Architecture has added five new staff members to support the firm’s growing needs. In his new role as project architect, Yazir Mega, LEED AP, coordinates and oversees projects from conceptual design

Wettenstein of Vidal/Wettenstein negotiates new 12,500 s/f lease

Shelton, CT The Care Free Boat Club has leased 12,500 s/f of storage space at 40 Oliver Terrace. The space will be used for boat storage in the off season. The building is a total of 25,000 s/f and the lease is for half the space.

Cushman & Wakefield secured three sales in 45 days in Central Connecticut

New Haven, CT Cushman & Wakefield secured three major sales in 45 days that reinforce Central Connecticut as a highly marketable area for new developers and businesses of all sizes. Winchester Works is the name given to 115 Munson St., a 144,000 s/f class A office & lab building with ground

From Windham to the shoreline, Southeastern Connecticut is thriving - by Nancy Cowser

From Windham to the shoreline, southeastern Connecticut is thriving. After years of lagging behind the nation’s economic recovery, the region is now leading the way in many areas, most notably advanced manufacturing.