Financial Digest

Cronheim Mortgage secures $24 million financing for Avon Marketplace - a 78,687 s/f lifestyle shopping center

Avon, CT Cronheim Mortgage has secured $24 million in permanent financing for Avon Marketplace, a 78,687 s/f lifestyle shopping center on 17.29 acres. Dev Morris, Andrew Stewart, and Allison Villamagna placed the five-year loan with a portfolio lender

MassDevelopment issues $17m bond on behalf of 733 Broadway, affiliate of Tremont Development Partners

Lowell, MA MassDevelopment has issued a $17 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of 733 Broadway LLC, an affiliate of Tremont Development Partners LLC (Tremont). The company will use bond proceeds to build a four-story, 52-unit affordable rental housing facility

Real Estate Finance Association jumps into summer with golf and tennis tournament

Boston, MA REFA’s DEI Committee hosted its first panel on June 18th, Capital Conversations: Navigating Wealth Creation, Equity, and Real Estate Investment at Nutter, 155 Seaport Blvd. The session showcased speakers: Onay Payne, senior managing director at Manulife Investment Management;

Colliers closes $62 million refinancing for 230-unit Addison apartment community - CrossHarbor Capital Partners provides refinancing

East Boston, MA Colliers Capital Markets has arranged a $62 million refinancing for Addison, an apartment community comprising 230 units. A Colliers team led by executive vice president & national debt & equity platform leader Jeffrey Black, vice presidents Bryan Koop and Sean Burke, co-chairman Kevin Phelan and financial analyst Matthew Lombardi

Three North Easton Savings Bank employees graduate from ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking

Easton, MA According to North Easton Savings Bank, three of its employees graduated from the ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking, a program that equips senior-level bankers with leadership and strategy skills.

Worth Avenue Capital, LLC funds a $4.5 million loan for development of a 320-unit apt. complex in Glastonbury, CT

Glastonbury, CT Worth Avenue Capital, LLC (WAC) closed a $4.5 million commercial loan for one of the premier real estate developers in Southern New England. The loan proceeds will be used by the sponsor to restructure existing debt and for working capital and development purposes on ten plus acres

The Village Bank hires Francis as vice president, digital banking

Newton, MA According to Joseph De Vito, president and CEO of The Village Bank, Clarice Francis has joined the bank as vice president, digital banking. Francis joins the bank after working in the same role at Athol Savings Bank.

Trinity Financial to revitalize The Aeolian Company
building in Meriden, CT with $56 million investment

Meriden, CT The Aeolian Company building, a manufacturing facility for automatic player pianos established in 1887 and a significant part of the town’s history, is set to experience a significant redevelopment. Located at 85 Tremont St., the long-underutilized complex in the North End neighborhood

Jones joins Eastern Bank as senior vice president, community development lending team leader

Boston, MA Eastern Bank has welcomed Erik Jones as a senior vice president, community development lending team leader. Jones brings deep experience in lending for a broad array of corporate and tax-exempt organizations in the healthcare, education, human services and philanthropic communities.

KeyBank Real Estate Capital secures $24 million Freddie Mac fixed-rate loan for The Dolben Company

Haverhill, MA KeyBank Real Estate Capital (KBREC) secured a $24 million Freddie Mac fixed-rate loan for The Dolben Company, Inc. to refinance existing debt on a multifamily housing property known as Pine Brook Place. Pine Brook Place is a garden-style apartment community with 240-units and consists of 10, three-story apartment buildings