Connecticut

George Comfort & Sons and Cushman & Wakefield lease 136,366 s/f at Shippan Landing; CBRE represents tenant Encompass Digital Media

Stamford, CT Encompass Digital Media has renewed its 136,366 s/f lease at Shippan Landing for another six years. The transaction was announced by the property ownership, a joint venture of George Comfort & Sons

Farmington Plan & Zoning approves conversion of Marriott to apartment community

Farmington, CT The town plan & zoning commission approved CLP Farmington LLC’s application for a zone change and site plan approval to redevelop the existing former Marriott Hotel at 15 Farm Springs Rd. as a mixed

Worth Avenue Capital arranges $550,000 bridge loan

Hartford, CT Worth Avenue Capital, LLC (WAC) closed a $550,000 bridge loan to a real estate investor in greater Hartford. The investor is a surgeon by trade, who has also built a real estate investment

Vidal/Wettenstein sells 7,000 s/f to Repasi Motorwerks

Stratford, CT 1701 Stratford Ave. has been purchased by Jim Repasi, president of Repasi Motorwerks. The sale price was $600,000 or $85.71 per s/f. The business occupying the 7,000 s/f building

Shawmut Design and Construction celebrates topping-off of HMTX Industries' headquarters

Norwalk, CT Shawmut Design and Construction celebrated the topping-off of HMTX Industries’ new world headquarters. The four-story, 24,000 s/f project is on track to become the greenest building

CCIM CT offers scholarship towards CCIM designation - deadline Sept. 10

Guilford, CT The CCIM CT Chapter is accepting applications for the Stan Gniazdowski/Carl Russell Endowed Scholarship which will provide $1,000 towards earning the CCIM

O’Hara of Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT sells 150,000 s/f warehouse for $14.9 million

Milford, CT Chris O’Hara, senior vice president of Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT Inc., completed the $14.9 million sale of 75 Cascade Blvd., a 150,000 s/f warehouse/manufacturing facility

CCIM Conn. chapter Deal of the Month, August 2021: Russell of Pearce CRE sells 13.26 acres in Milford

Milford, CT The Connecticut CCIM Chapter said that Carl Russell, CCIM, SIOR of Pearce Commercial Real Estate brokered the sale of 13.26 acres located at 185 Plains Rd.

Artificial Intelligence: A force multiplier for the design & construction industry - by Nancy Greenwald

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an area of computer science that simulates human intelligence in machines. Whether it’s used in Amazon’s Alexa, autocorrect, or a self-driving car, the goal

Davis joins Pearce Real Estate’s Edgehill Team

New Haven, CT According to Barbara Pearce, chair and CEO of Pearce Real Estate, Robert Davis has joined the Edgehill Team in Pearce Real Estate’s local office.