Retail

RK Centers acquires BJ’s Wholesale Club for $20 million

Stoneham, MA RK Centers has acquired the BJ’s Wholesale Club property. RK Centers, the rapidly growing privately held family-owned real estate development company based in Needham, MA, owns and manages a substantial portfolio of open air regional and community shopping centers in New England and South Florida.

McMahon and Ginsberg of Summit Realty Partners handle 7,000 s/f lease

Franklin, MA Pet Supplies Plus has executed a 7,000 s/f lease and opened a new store at Horace Mann Plaza shopping center.  Chris McMahon and Travis Ginsberg of Summit Realty Partners represented the landlord

Connolly Brothers completes MarketPlace for Cardinal Cushing

Hanover, MA Connolly Brothers, Inc. has completed construction of a new 20,000 s/f MarketPlace building to house the Cushing café, thrift store, and gift shop, along with state-of-the-art training classrooms

MarketStreet Lynnfield will add four restaurants

Lynnfield, MA MarketStreet Lynnfield will be expanding its culinary offerings with the addition of five new destinations: Four restaurants will join the property this year, alongside the recent opening of a gourmet candy shop. 

JLL Capital Markets arranges $33.56m refinancing for Finard

 Saugus, MA JLL Capital Markets has arranged a $33.56 million refinancing for Saugus Plaza Shopping Center, a 208,500 s/f retail center in the inner Boston suburb. JLL worked on behalf of the borrower

Blue Bottle Coffee opens at The Street Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill, MA The Street Chestnut Hill welcomed the arrival of specialty coffee brand, Blue Bottle Coffee. Known for its uncompromising attention to taste, freshness, and sustainability, Blue Bottle offers only the highest quality coffee

Levine of Charter Realty leases 31,465 s/f to Wren Kitchens

Milford, CT Peter Levine of Charter Realty & Development Corp. leased the former Babies R Us located at 1522 Boston Post Rd., to Wren Kitchens. The property is owned by Corbin Holdings, LLC. 

HOTWORX to open first Massachusetts location

Northborough, MA According to Capital Group Properties, a new retail fitness tenant, HOTWORX, is coming to Post Road Marketplace, a 33,000 s/f mixed-use building located at 318 Main St.

Ulta Beauty opens its doors in Watertown’s Arsenal Yards

Watertown, MA Arsenal Yards revealed the opening of Ulta Beauty as the latest retailer to join the thriving new neighborhood. The largest beauty retailer in the United States, Ulta Beauty is the premier destination for

MANSARD brokers $4.3 million sale of retail center in Salem, NH - Main Street 401, LLC purchased the property from NNM Realty Trust

Salem, NH MANSARD has completed the sale of the retail property at 401-403 Main St. for $4.3 million. Main Street 401, LLC will take over ownership from NNM Realty Trust. The 29,264 s/f retail property is home to