Federal Realty Investment Trust signs four new retail tenants at Linden Square in Wellesley, MA

Wellesley, MA Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT) has signed four new tenants to join the mix at Linden Square. The essential lifestyle center, anchored by Roche Bros. supermarket, will welcome Tatte Bakery, Oath Pizza, Karma, and Atelier salon.

Fantini & Gorga arranges the refinancing of The Berkeley Building for A.W. Perry

Boston, MA Fantini & Gorga has arranged the refinancing of award winning, multi-tenant office/retail property known as The Berkeley Building for the sponsor, A.W. Perry, Inc. The proprty is located at 420 Boylston St., at the corner of Berkeley and Boylston St. in Back Bay.

Assembly Row adds seven new tenants

Somerville, MA Assembly Row, the city’s dynamic mixed-use neighborhood, is preparing to welcome a number of new local and national names to the area capitalizing on the momentum that began last fall with the completion of Phase 3 of the growing community.

Tuscan Village in Salem, NH opens ice skating, igloo dining and snow shoeing

Salem, NH Snow is coming so why not enjoy it at Tuscan Village, which has has turned into Trentino, Italy’s coldest city, with something for everyone in the family. Enjoy ice skating outdoors, igloo dining with Tuscan Market,

Press|Cuozzo Realtors handle $750,000 sale and 3,400 s/f lease

Hamden, CT According to Stephen Press, SIOR of Press|Cuozzo Realtors, the former Park Central Tavern/1640 Wine Bar was sold to Amici Corner Deli LLC. Press had been marketing the fully equipped bar/restaurant and real estate at 1640 Whitney Ave.

Brattle Square Florist in Harvard Sq. Cambridge will now remain open

Cambridge, MA The announcement that Brattle Square Florist would be closing on January 31st led to an outpouring of support from its customers and the community. Moved by that outpouring, Stephen Zedros–the longtime manager at Brattle Square Florist–put plans in place

JLL Capital Markets closes on $44.2m sale of Stop & Shop Plaza

Braintree, MA JLL Capital Markets has closed the $44.2 million sale of Stop & Shop Plaza, a 173,798 s/f neighborhood shopping center anchored by a high-volume Stop & Shop in the suburban Boston community. JLL represented the seller. Sterling Organization acquired the asset.

Granite Commercial Real Estate handles leasing for BJ’s Gas

Nashua, NH Granite Commercial Real Estate (GCRE) was engaged to represent BJ’s Wholesale Club in sourcing a new southern New Hampshire location for a BJ’s Gas Station. James Prieto, director of real estate, at GCRE secured a site at 210 Daniel Webster Highway.

Denenberg Realty Advisors negotiates $14m strip center sale

Chelsea, MA On January 14, Neil Denenberg, president of Denenberg Realty Advisors, negotiated the sale of a retail strip center located at 121 Webster Ave. for $14 million. The multi-tenanted, 72,172 s/f retail property with 25 foot ceiling heights, sits on a 3.52 acre lot

Right now in retail - by Carol Todreas

Right now retail is not first and foremost on most of our minds, that is, unless you are in the retail business. Yet, the retail scene goes on and there are, as usual, some interesting happenings to report.