Connecticut

Brownfield Coalition of the Northeast to host Northeast Sustainable Community Workshop on Sept. 13-14

Stamford, CT The Brownfield Coalition of the Northeast (BCONE) will host their annual Northeast Sustainable Community Workshop (NSCW) as an in-person event on September 13 and 14. This regional event will include informative presentations about current Brownfield topics, financial incentives, real estate trends, and the latest technologies and solutions

Shiland of Henry Abbott Technical High School named 2022 Viking Construction scholarship winner - $4,000

Bridgeport, CT Marisa Shiland, the valedictorian of the 2020 Henry Abbott Technical High School graduating class, has been awarded the 2022 Viking Construction Education Scholarship. Shiland, who will be a junior at the University of Mary in Bismark, N.D., received the $4,000 scholarship to use towards her pursuit of a construction management degree.

Vidal/Wettenstein sells 6,804 s/f The Inn at Fairfield Beach for $2 million

Fairfield, CT Bruce Wettenstein, SIOR and partner with Vidal/Wettenstein, LLC was the listing broker and represented the purchaser of The Inn at Fairfield Beach, 1160 Reef Rd. The buyer was Michael and Jeff Giannone, local residents whose intensions are to run the property as an inn. The 6,804 s/f three-story inn sold for $2 million or $293 per s/f.

Harvey to be promoted to CEO of The Ashforth Co.

Stamford, CT The Ashforth Company’s board of directors has unanimously adopted an 18-month succession plan to promote Ryan Harvey to CEO effective January 1, 2024. Until that time Harvey will serve as co-CEO alongside Andrew Ashforth. The company’s executive leadership transition commenced on July 1st of this year. At that time Darrell

Lyman Real Estate Brokerage & Development sells 1.92 acres to Western Express

Plainfield, CT Ron Lyman, CCIM, CEO of Lyman Real Estate Brokerage & Development negotiated the sale of 0 Topor Rd. and 1279 Norwich Rd. to Western Express, which has a facility located at 1293 Norwich Rd. Lyman was the only sales agent involved in the off-market deal.

Giroux promoted to executive vice president/COO at Essex Savings Bank

Essex, CT Diane Arnold, president & CEO of Essex Savings Bank said that Lynn Giroux has been promoted to executive vice president, chief operating officer. “Lynn is an invaluable member of the senior management team of Essex Savings Bank and this promotion is well-deserved,” said Arnold.

Cronheim Mortgage secures $23.5 million in permanent
financing for 148,277 s/f retail center, North Haven Pavilion

North Haven, CT Cronheim Mortgage has arranged $23.5 million in permanent financing for a 148,277 s/f retail center, North Haven Pavilion, 200 Universal Dr. The 10-year financing amortizes over 30 years. Dev Morris, David Poncia, Allison Villamagna, and Andrew Stewart represented the borrower, a wholly-owned subsidiary of National

The Simon Konover Co. affiliate acquires Eden & Main Apartments
- a 55+ rental community developed by Kokes Properties

Southington, CT An affiliate of The Simon Konover Company has acquired Eden & Main Apartments, a 55+ rental community that was recently developed by Kokes Properties of New Jersey. “We are excited to add Southington to the growing list of communities we serve. This newly constructed 41-unit community is inviting, bright, and extremely welcoming. The building

Connecticut/Western Massachusetts chapter of SIOR 2022 summer/fall calendar

Conn./Western Mass. chapter meetings and events: • August 24 - SIOR CCIM Cocktails & Networking, Milford, CT. • October 13 - Member Meeting & Networking event, Essex Yacht Club, Essex, CT.

Svigals + Partners designs new lodge at The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp

Ashford, CT For The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, founded in 1988 by the late actor and philanthropist Paul Newman, the national architecture, art and advisory firm Svigals + Partners has completed the new Young Adult Lodge, providing upgraded housing as well as program and meeting space.