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Project of the Month:The Haynes Group, and Group One Partners transform Holiday Inn into The Arcadian Hotel

Brookline, MA The Arcadian Hotel, formerly known as a Holiday Inn and the Inn at Brookline, is a reimagined hotel tucked into a renaissance-esque neighborhood that incorporates modern and stylish vibes and pays an ode to its scenic location.

Brisa Ventures, LLC to develop a 12-acre parcel at Carriage Grove

Belchertown, MA MassDevelopment and the Belchertown Economic Development and Industrial Corp. (BEDIC) have selected Brisa Ventures, LLC to develop a 12-acre parcel at Carriage Grove into a new mixed-income residential community featuring 100 units of housing.

Commonwealth Comm. Developers to begin leasing Yarmouth Gardens

West Yarmouth, MA The Residences at Yarmouth Gardens, an affordable, mixed-income development now under construction on Rte. 28, is accepting applications for its 40 apartments, according to developer Jim Perrine, president of Commonwealth Community Developers.

South Coast Improvement Company completes Phase I of Serenity Brewster for Elevation Financial

Brewster, MA South Coast Improvement Company (SCIC), a design-build general contractor serving New England and the Mid-Atlantic states, completed Phase 1 of a project to convert the former Wingate Residences assisted living and nursing facility into Serenity Brewster

Local developer Davos to transform 3.45 acre site

Brighton, MA West Roxbury resident Peter Davos has long been in the business of building homes. As a third-generation builder, Davos is excited to embark on his next project in Brighton’s Oak Sq. neighborhood at 710-712 and 776-682 Washington St.

Caritas Communities has created its first endowed fund

Braintree, MA Caritas Communities has created its first endowed fund named after a Caritas incorporator, Paul McGrath, who passed away in August of 2020. The fund will support rental assistance to residents facing a temporary financial setback due to loss of income or unexpected expenses.

Sayre of First Realty Mgmt. achieves CPM and ARM designations

Boston, MA According to the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) Boston Metropolitan Chapter No. 4, Lilyan Sayre, a property manager with First Realty Management Co., has earned ARM (Accredited Residential Manager) and CPM (Certified Property Manager) designations.

TOBY Award call for entries and international conference

Boston, MA The BOMA Boston TOBY & Industry Awards Call for Entries deadline is Wednesday, September 8th. The process for nominating a colleague for an industry award is 100% online!

We will continue to get through this time together - by Melissa Fish-Crane

As summer wanes, we find ourselves being aware of the familiar seasonal shifts we’ve come to expect –shorter days, more structure, and a renewed focus on the task at hand.

Standards, best practices and public policy following Surfside condo collapse

Witnessing the partial collapse of the Champlain Tower South condominium in Surfside, FL, learning of the lives that perished, and seeing the tragedy’s impact on survivors and those in the immediate community have been devastating.