Northern New England

Walton joins East Brown Cow as architectural designer

Portland, ME East Brown Cow has hired Allison Walton as an architectural designer. Walton will oversee multiple facets of the design process for small and large projects, offering design services on a project-by-project basis and acting as in-house designer for smaller renovation and improvement projects.

Mass General Brigham celebrates opening of new Integrated Care Center at Tuscan Village

Salem, NH Mass General Brigham opened a new Integrated Care Center at Tuscan Village. Approximately 200 attendees joined Mass General Brigham for the opening of the location, which will provide both primary care and specialty treatment for patients.

North Branch Const. completes Dartmouth Grad School Housing

Lebanon, NH North Branch Construction recently completed the Dartmouth Graduate Student Housing project at 401 Mt. Support Rd. The project includes 4 four-story apartment buildings providing 309 units with 628 beds featuring unit configurations of 1-bed, 2-bed, 3-bed, and 4-bedroom floor plans. Each apartment building also provides student study, gathering, and fitness spaces, as well as bicycle and additional resident storage space.

Port Property acquires 180,000 s/f West Bayside real estate portfolio - includes the Portland Public Market Garage

Portland, ME Port Property and their broker, Porta & Company, finalized the acquisition of a 595-space parking garage along with an abutting real estate portfolio in the West Bayside neighborhood. In total, the multi-building portfolio comprises 180,000 s/f of retail space

E4H Environments for Health wins New England Interior Design Award for Glickman Lauder Ctr.

Portland, ME E4H Environments for Health Architecture received IIDA New England’s award for Best Project in Health/Wellness for the design of the Glickman Lauder Center of Excellence in Autism and Developmental Disorders (CADD).

Harrington of Malone Comm’l. Brokers awarded Maine Realtor of the Year

Portland, ME Malone Commercial Brokers’ (MCB) Pete Harrington has been honored with the 2022 Maine State Realtor of the Year Award. Harrington, partner and associate broker at MCB, has been a leading retail leasing and sales expert of commercial property in the Greater Portland area since 1996.

Lyons joins Landry/French as project executive

Scarbrough, ME Justin Lyons has joined Landry/French Construction as project executive. Lyons has 25 years of experience in commercial construction that includes a variety of roles throughout his career including preconstruction, estimating, project management, and operations.

MEREDA to celebrate 37-year anniversary on Nov. 3rd

Portland, ME The year is 1985. Larry Bird and the Boston Celtics compete in the NBA finals, President Ronald Reagan visits the city of Bitburg in West Germany, Tears for Fears tops the Billboard Charts, and the Maine Real Estate and Development Association forms at the Cumberland Club. Now MEREDA gets to celebrate its anniversary–after postponing the 35th anniversary celebration in 2020

NH CIBOR president’s message: key economic data & news from Sept. - by Scott Forte

The NAIOP CRE Sentiment Index for September 2022 is 47, down from April’s reading of 53. It is at the lowest level since September 2020. This reading suggests that respondents expect conditions for commercial real estate to deteriorate over the next 12 months.

Property of the Month: Kelley Family Properties' entity, JP Irving, LLC, sells 65,520 s/f 6 Loudon Rd. to Sarnia Seacoast, LLC for $10.5 million

Concord, NH JP Irving, LLC, an entity of Kelley Family Properties, has sold 6 Loudon Rd., a 65,520 s/f office building. The building was acquired by Sarnia Seacoast, LLC. Ethan Cole of North Atlantic Commercial Real Estate Investments, LLC