Northern New England

New Hampshire Seacoast commercial market overview and 2020 forecast - by Kent White, Christian Stallkamp and Caitlin Burke

2019 was our most successful year for The Boulos Company’s New Hampshire and Maine offices with close to $500 million in sales and lease transactions. We expanded our Portsmouth office

Another strong year for the Greater Portland commercial real estate market in Maine - by Matthew Cardente

Greater Portland’s commercial real estate market remained healthy for all sectors through 2019. Retail and industrial vacancy rates dropped, lease rates and sale prices for all sectors

Dealing with car-oriented design in a world crowded with more and bigger cars - by Thomas House

Despite intense efforts in the Boston area to get more people onto public transportation, it has escaped nobody’s notice that the streets are more clogged than ever with cars.

Of inspections, personal inspections, and responsibilities - by Bill Pastuszek

Real estate appraisers appraise real estate, except that what we really value are the rights in real property represented by the real estate. But, real estate is tangible and generally fixed

Fight fraud - Security imperative for closing and 1031 exchange funds - by Patricia Flowers

Fraud and cybercrime, particularly involving bank wire transfers for real estate transactions, continue to increase at an alarming rate. Phishing attempts with false emails claiming to be a

Kozak of JSA Design honored

Portsmouth, NH JSA Design’s principal Tracy Kozak, AIA, LEED AP, has been named by NH Business Review as a 2020 Outstanding Women in Business award recipient.

Chapman Construction completes operating room expansion for Parkland Medical Ctr.

Derry, NH Chapman Construction/Design completed a 200 s/f  operating room expansion for Parkland Medical Center. The hospital needed a larger footprint to increase its

Levy of BHHS Verani Realty leases 5,100 s/f at Apple Tree Shopping Center

Londonderry, NH According to Andrew Levy, CCIM, senior manager retail at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Verani Realty Commercial, Lucciano‘s Italian Ristorante & Bar has leased 5,100 s/f

ROI Corp. brokers sale of Faro’s Restaurant

Laconia, NH ROI Corp. sold the Faro Italian Grille at 70 Endicott St. North. Gary Rayberg, listing broker,

Jewett Construction promotes Sirois to vice president of Maine operations

Scarborough, ME Jewett Construction has promoted Jon Sirois to vice president of Maine operations.  Prior to his promotion, Sirois, who started at Jewett