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Navigating zoning hurdles for alternative uses - by Diane Rojas

Every month, it seems that another Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC) has approved a new alternative use business in a location that previously housed typical retail or industrial establishments: An axe-throwing business in a former warehouse, an interactive aquarium in an indoor mall

Alliance Residential Co. and G|I|D Boston develop 211-unit project

Billerica, MA Alliance Residential Company and G|I|D Boston are working with Erland Construction, CUBE 3, and BCS-Building Consultation Services to construct Broadstone Middlesex, a new rental housing development

Barkan renews and expands contract with Cambridge Housing Authority

Cambridge, MA Barkan Management Company, an industry leader in residential property management with 190 management contracts (29,000 units) in seven states, has renewed its contract for three apartment communities owned by the Cambridge Housing Authority

Cushman & Wakefield-managed property wins BOMA TOBY Award

Needham, MA According to Cushman & Wakefield, 160 Gould St., a 135,699 s/f boutique office building owned by James Campbell Co., has won the TOBY Award for the 100,000 – 249,999 s/f property category.

Lincoln Property Co. and Barings break ground on $30 million, 345,000 s/f distribution facility

Bellingham, MA Lincoln Property Company (LPC), in partnership with Barings on behalf of institutional investors, broke ground on a 345,000 s/f distribution facility. The class A high-bay warehouse, named Lincoln Logistics 36, will be located on a 68-acre site

Capstone Development Partners' work at UMass Boston earns Project of the Year award

Boston, MA According to Capstone Development Partners (CDP), the new residence and dining hall at the University of Massachusetts Boston was awarded the Project of the Year: Student GRAND award at the Multifamily Executive awards ceremony held

Pellegrino named 2019 Professional Woman of the Year by IREM

Gloucester, MA According to Rockport Mortgage Corp., Linda Pellegrino, senior vice president, was named Professional Woman of the Year by the Institute of Real Estate Management’s (IREM) New England Chapter #4.

IREM Foundation launches Elaina’s Sustainability Fund

Chicago, IL The  Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) Foundation has introduced Elaina’s Sustainability Fund, named for Elaina Tattersdale of Toronto, Canada.

IFMA Boston celebrates 25 years of giving to The SPARK Center

Boston, MA In 1994 the IFMA Boston leadership was introduced to an amazing physician and founder of a small program called The CAP House. CAP stood for Children’s AIDS Project. This program was fulfilling

Revisions to FHA Condo. Project Approval Policy - by Michelle Rosin

A whopping 84% of Federal Housing Administration (FHA)-insured condominium buyers have never owned a home, and while there are over 15,000 condominium projects in the U.S., only 6.5% are approved to participate in