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Building decarbonization in Mass. - by Scott Howe

As emission reduction mandates gain traction in Massachusetts, commercial building owners face growing pressure to adopt sustainable practices. With the implementation of stretch energy codes and net zero opt-in energy codes in communities throughout the state, decarbonization is becoming mandatory in many places. While a path to compliance may seem daunting and expensive, it also presents an opportunity for proactive businesses to gain a competitive advantage and save money.

John M. Corcoran & Company names Ruzzo as executive vice president - property management

Braintree, MA John M. Corcoran & Company (JMC) has named Robert Ruzzo as executive vice president - property management for the company. In this role he is the primary business leader for the company’s property management operations, charged with achieving property, portfolio and company profit objectives and leading the growth of the property management division.

Beirne named as deputy director of capital management at Massachusetts Housing Investment Corp.

Boston, MA Massachusetts Housing Investment Corporation (MHIC), an innovative private, non-profit financier in affordable housing and community development in New England, has appointed Sean Beirne as Deputy Director of Capital Management. For the past decade, Beirne has worked in banking and finance with a focus on investment and fund analysis and management.

CoreNet Global New England president’s message: Sharing best practices & thought leadership

CoreNet is an incredible community whose members collaborate, share insights, and look to elevate the real estate industry as a whole. One of the biggest benefits of being part of this network is the ability to learn from what other organizations are doing to take advantage of similar opportunities within the industry.

BOMA Boston Update: Fishing Tournament, BOMA Golf Tournament and BOMI classes

Boston, MA On June 16th, 110 BOMA Boston members and their guests set out from Liberty Wharf to enjoy a few hours of fishing, led by 21 experienced captains. Afterwards, attendees enjoyed an awards luncheon at Tony C’s in the Seaport to see who caught the largest and most fish! Thank you to our tournament sponsor, Stanley Elevator!

IREM New England Conference Tradeshow 2023 on the horizon

William Woodward is the 2023 IREM Boston president and is a regional property manager with Greystar, Boston, Mass. ...

CAI urges transparency in the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac condo lending requirements

The Community Associations Institute (CAI), the international leader for community association education, governance, and management, partnered with the Community Home Lenders of America (CHLA) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR) to voice concerns about the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac condo lending guidelines in a June 21st letter to the Federal Housing Finance Agency

On-site portable storage containers offer strategic, innovative, and customized solutions

The use of on-site portable storage containers is rapidly on the rise, as a resilient and strategic space solution. In 2019, IBIS World projected the storage container industry would grow 0.7% annually, with $8.9 billion on the books by year end. Fast forward three years, and industry trends reveal market growth of 3.9% in 2022, with $11.8 billion in annual revenue.

RISE and Matarazzo Family close on financing for 4054 Mystic Valley Parkway development

Medford, MA RISE, a Boston-based minority-owned development and construction company, and the Matarazzo Family, a long-time Medford property owner, have closed on financing for an eight-story laboratory development at 4054 Mystic

Mayor Ballantyne, Greystar & Consigli celebrate topping out of 74M project - 465,000 s/f purpose-built lab office

Somerville, MA Mayor Katjana Ballantyne joined Greystar and Consigli to celebrate the topping out of 74 Middlesex Ave. (74M), a 17-story, 465,000 s/f purpose-built lab office building in the Assembly Sq. district of the city, which is redefining itself as a hub for research and development.